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The Rapp for May 19

Devin Day's Tony-nominated adventures in NYC; Joe Whited's other Washington will have to wait; Culpeper Medical's 'A' for safety; RAAC sees 'RED'; and more in this week's The Rapp.
The Rapp for May 12

RDA's artists and other tenants await word on the sale of their Sperryville home base; piano prodigy Bolai Cao performs at Castleton; Middle Street mounts "Same Horse/Different Saddle."
The Rapp for April 7

Races to Ben Venue • Olivia Maxwell in “Macbeth Unhinged” • Heile and Wiberg at Middle Street • And next week: Castleton's “A Time to Break Silence”
Profile: Turning scraps to treasures on Chester Gap

Cathy Wolniewicz collaborates with her husband Mike — who’s been designing, building and finishing custom furniture for nearly 30 years — to upcycle scraps of wood from furniture projects to create “spirit boxes” with fired clay tops crafted by Cathy…
Gallery: Off road

First of a periodic series: Nearly every week, we proudly feature the works of artists being exhibited in Rappahannock galleries. Occasionally, we'll shine a wider spotlight on an artist whose creations are going on display this week. First up, photographer…
Sperryville column for Dec. 17

‘Wonderland’ in Sperryville Maggie Rogers of Central Coffee Roasters always has something unique to offer her patrons, so it is no surprise that she’s hosting a celebration the 150th anniversary of “Alice in Wonderland” Dec. 19-20, along with an end-of-year…
The art of tourism (and vice versa)

A few photos from last weekend’s 11th annual Artists of Rappahannock Studio and Gallery Tour, a production of the Rappahannock Association for Arts and Community, which proved again what a big draw the county’s unique artists and galleries are.
Rae’s back in her place: Rappahannock

Rae Gadke, serial creator of welcoming community centers/cafes in Rappahannock, has returned from a five-year sojourn in Florida — and, appropriately, her arrival is just in time to deliver her trademark sandwiches and soups (including her famous Hungarian mushroom soup)…