Renée Fleming VOICES series: Jamie Barton

When: March 23, 2019 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Where: Kennedy Center

The 2018–2019 Renée Fleming VOICES series continues with Jamie Barton on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. in the Terrace Theater. Accompanied by pianist Kathleen Kelly, Barton’s one-night-only recital will feature classics from Haydn, Strauss, and Ravel while showcasing the voices of women, including works by composers Nadia and… Read More

Amanda Gookin’s Forward Music Project

When: March 29, 2019 @ 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Dupont Underground

Cellist Amanda Gookin takes a major step forward in her mission to make classical music an active force for political good with her Forward Music Project on March 29 at 9:00 p.m. inside Dupont Underground.  Praised for “Gookin’s focus and ferocity—coupled with expert technical work” (The Strad), Forward Music Project… Read More

Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior

When: February 12, 2019 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: Hillwood, 4155 Linnean Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008

Henri Samuel: Master of the French Interior Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 5:30-8 p.m. Acclaimed design historian Emily Evans Eerdmans will discuss the groundbreaking and inspiring interiors of Henri Samuel, one of the most important French interior designers of the twentieth century, tracing his designs from… Read More

Crêpe Day: Celebrate La Chandeleur!

When: February 9, 2019 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Hillwood Estate, 4155 Linnean Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008

Crêpe Day: Celebrate La Chandeleur! Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Enjoy crêpes, storytelling, art projects, and more amidst Hillwood’s spectacular gardens, magnificent mansion, and exquisite French treasures. www.HillwoodMuseum.org  4155 Linnean Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008

Chocolate Festival

When: February 9, 2019 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20560

Chocolate Festival Saturday, Feb. 9, and Sunday, Feb. 10; 10 a.m.–5 p.m. The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian holds its annual Chocolate Festival in February. From the blossoms of the cacao tree which grows in Mesoamerica, the Maya culture developed chocolate. This program… Read More

The Washington Ballet presents The Sleeping Beauty

When: February 27, 2019 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre , 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566

8 p.m. Eisenhower Theater The Washington Ballet presents The Sleeping Beauty The romantic and timeless tale of a magical kiss and the beloved story of Princess Aurora, her handsome prince and the evil Carabosse.  A quintessential classical ballet inspired by the fairy tale of true… Read More

Say What?! Friday Night with Reese Waters

When: February 22, 2019 @ 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Kennedy Center Terrace Gallery , 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566

9 p.m. Terrace Gallery Say What?! Friday Night with Reese Waters Reese Waters, comedian, D.C. native, and host of Get Up DC! on WUSA 9, curates a new comedy series in the KC Jazz Club. On the fourth Friday of every month, Waters will headline and present… Read More

Tap Dogs

When: February 19, 2019 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre , 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566

8 p.m. Eisenhower Theater Tap Dogs Dein Perry’s global dance sensation Tap Dogs hits the road on an international tour of jaw-dropping new surprises. Experience the thrill of a revitalized genre of dance, with 75 action-packed minutes of part theater, part choreography, part rock concert,… Read More

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical

When: February 15, 2019 @ 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Where: Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theatre , 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566

8 p.m. Eisenhower Theater The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical In this adaptation of the best-selling novel by Rick Riordan, the Greek gods are real, and they are ruining Percy Jackson’s life. As a son of Poseidon, Percy has newly discovered powers he cannot… Read More

She A Gem: Family Play

When: February 15, 2019 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: Kennedy Center Family Theatre , 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566

7 p.m. Family Theater She A Gem In this play by Josh Wilder, Krystin, Jaleesa, and Amber form a double-dutch team to compete in the neighborhood pageant. If they win, they will receive a special prize: their futures told by the local psychic. Will they… Read More