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|Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas|
Sat, November 29
Lightwire Theater creates worlds of endless possibilities with costumes made of light.
|Modern American Prints and Drawings from the Kainen Collection|
Thru Sunday, February 1, 2015
National Gallery of Art
The final installation in a series of three exhibitions celebrating the generous bequest of Ruth Cole Kainen explores the first seven decades of 20th-century American art. The 37 works on view reveal a trend toward abstraction—from the light-dappled impressionism of Childe Hassam, through the jazz-inflected rhythms of Stuart Davis, to the vigorous brushy forms of David Smith.
|Academy of Ancient Music|
Sat, November 8
Great music performed with conviction and passion: this is the mantra and mission of the Academy of Ancient Music performing period-instrument orchestra, performing baroque and classical music live in concert throughout the world.
Wed, November 12
His music is shimmering and hypnotic, transcending traditional boundaries between classical, rock, and electronica, and has won a huge worldwide base of fans.
|Making Their Mark: Stories Through Signatures|
Thru Monday, January 5, 2015
|Risk Takers: Pushing the Limits|
Wed, December 3