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Yearly Archives: 2020

Ellington Alumnus Barry Bishop unveils Wes Unseld portait at Washington Wizards game - 02/24/2020 8:59 am

  Bishop was born in Trinidad and Tobago and was raised in Washington, D.C. A long-time Wizards fan, Bishop was eager to share his work with a fanbase and community that means so much to him. He said that, like…

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Dance Students showcase “Impact” on WUSA9 - 02/5/2020 9:53 am

The dancers of Duke Ellington School of the Arts make an artistic IMPACT on the world through their art. Click here for direct article. (WUSA9)

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METRO, Parks & Recreation, feel heat from Ellington School community - 01/29/2020 11:06 pm

Two issues that could adversely affect Duke Ellington School of the Arts and its community members are facing vociferous opposition from concerned parties. Changes proposed by Metrobus could eliminate vital bus service for Ellington students and Georgetown residents, while a…

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Chappelle honored Ellington students after his Kennedy Center honors - 01/21/2020 11:54 pm

Chappelle honored Ellington students after his Kennedy Center honors On the first Tuesday of 2020, PBS aired the star-studded festivities as Dave Chappelle received the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center. The event actually took place…

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The Real DC: Musical Roots – Ellington Alumnus Christylez Bacon - 01/12/2020 9:50 pm

Washington, DC’s musical roots inspire its present-day performers, as contemporary hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon explains about his own personal musical journey. Discover the Real DC: https://washington.org/real-dc

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