511 10th Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20004
April 14, 2015, at 9:00 p.m.
Ford’s Theatre (511 Tenth Street NW)
Live streamed online and at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery in the
Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
Ford’s Theatre marks 150 years since Abraham Lincoln’s assassination with a moving commemorative event. Performance to include readings of Lincoln’s words and stories, Civil War-era music, excerpts from Lincoln’s favorite operas, and more. The event seeks to remind us that we not only lost a president; we lost a man who treasured his family, his friends and his country with a love so strong it could hold the Union together. Note: Event is at capacity within Ford’s Theatre.