DC United’s new general manager is one of the few women to run player personnel for a men’s pro sports team.
The Silver Spring projection designer has become an in-demand director for Zoom productions by theaters across the country.
Ketanji Brown Jackson
A longtime DC federal judge, she’s Biden’s nominee to replace Merrick Garland on the Court of Appeals—and is talked about as a future Supreme Court pick.
The former Wall Street Journal reporter’s walk from DC to New York became a social-media hit.
Sugar Bear Elliot
The DC musician wasn’t even watching the Oscars when he and his band E.U. were name-checked by Glenn Close.
Disinvited! Brood X
The cicadas are driving our dinner guests inside. Go away for another 17 years, please.
Credits: Photograph of Rushton courtesy of DC United; Photograph of Jackson and Elliot courtesy of Wikimedia Commons; Photograph of others courtesy of Jared Mezzocchi and Neil King.
This article appears in the June 2021 issue of Washingtonian.