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Filmfest DC: April 17-27, 2014
Filmfest DC is back for its 28th year with an exciting new program of features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best in new cinema from around the globe.
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
District of Columbia
Free Performances every day at 6pm. As part of the Kennedy Center's "Performing Arts for Everyone" initiative, visitors can enjoy local, national, and international artists as they showcase their talents in music, dance, theater, and more.
Spring Arts Preview Metro DC 2014
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Highlights
Bedazzling Beads!
Wed, April 16
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Corcoran Uncorked: Best & Brightest
Wed, April 16
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Mapping the Middle East. Evening Seminar
Wed, April 16
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Paul Tillich – the Idea of Faith
Wed, April 16
Goethe-Institut
Rising Stars - Four Poets
Wed, April 16
Arts Club of Washington
Round Table Discussion: Insights into Contemporary Art
Wed, April 16
Kreeger Museum
The Ansel Adams Wilderness
Wed, April 16
National Geographic
Gallery Talk: Caravaggio's Influence
Thru Thu, April 17
National Gallery of Art
'It Strikes Me There's Something In It’: Abraham Lincoln and Naval Technology with Craig Symonds
Thu, April 17
Ford's Theatre
1864: The Civil War's Year of Decision. Evening Seminar
Thu, April 17
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
A Musical Journey With John Eaton. 4-Session Daytime Course
Thu, April 17
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Emancipation and Home Rule: A Dual Struggle for Equality
Thu, April 17
National Archives
Exploring Abstraction. 7-Session Daytime Course
Thu, April 17
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Friday Morning Music Club: Composers Concert
Thu, April 17
Old Town Hall, City of Fairfax
Hats in Fashion: Millinery Magic, 1900 to Now
Thu, April 17
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
The Wankel T. rex is Coming! Evening Lecture
Thu, April 17
Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Inside Out
Thru Fri, April 18
THEARC
Curator Talk: “Workt by Hand”: Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts
Fri, April 18
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Harlem’s Rattlers and the Great War: The Undaunted 369th Regiment and the African American Quest for Equality
Fri, April 18
National Archives
Spring Fling
Fri, April 18
DCAC (DC Arts Center)
The Spread
Fri, April 18
DCAC (DC Arts Center)
NSO: Cornelius Meister, conductor / Nikolai Lugansky, piano, plays Prokofiev
Thu, April 17 thru Sat, April 19
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
7th Annual Eggstravaganza!
Fri, April 18 thru Sat, April 19
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Artist Studio Tour: Washington, D.C., and Columbia, Maryland
Sat, April 19
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
The 7th Annual Hip Hop Showcase
Sat, April 19
GW Lisner Auditorium
Jennifer Steinkamp and Jimmy Johnson: Loop
Thru Sun, April 20
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Exhibition: Jamea Richmond-Edwards
Thru Sun, April 20
DCAC (DC Arts Center)
American Ballet Theatre: Don Quixote and a Mixed Repertory Program
Thru Sun, April 20
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Arguendo
Thru Sun, April 20
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Exhibition Closing and Artist Talk: Jamea Richmond-Edwards
Sun, April 20
DCAC (DC Arts Center)
Georgetown Walking Tour with Cupcakes
Sun, April 20
Dumbarton House
In Your Ear
Sun, April 20
DCAC (DC Arts Center)
Who's Afraid of Fracking?: The Promise and Perils of a New Technology. Evening Lecture
Sun, April 20
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Fortas Chamber Music Concert: Augustin Hadelich, Joyce Yang & Pablo Sainz Villegas: Tango, Song, and Dance
Mon, April 21
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Beginning Drawing. 8-Session Evening Course
Tue, April 22
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Cold Reading, 6 Sessions, Tuesdays
Tue, April 22
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Comedy Improv II, 6 Sessions, Tuesdays
Tue, April 22
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Joy of Photography: An Exploratory Course. 8-Session Evening Course
Tue, April 22
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Tudor Tots: Growing Gardeners
Tue, April 22
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Architecture and Meat: Building, Working In, and Living With the 18th Century Smokehouse: A Landmark Society Program
Wed, April 23
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Beginning Scene Study (Six Sessions, Wednesdays)
Wed, April 23
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Conserving Your Textiles, Part II (Beaded Work)
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Evening With Extraordinary Artists: Grace Cavalieri
Wed, April 23
Arts Club of Washington
Fine Printing Techniques. 8-Session Daytime Course
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Gallery Talk: Celebrating Earth Day
Wed, April 23
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Garbage to Gardens. An Earth Week Exploration
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian Institution The Castle
Introductory and Continuing Calligraphy. 8-Session Daytime Course
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Painting is for Everyone. 6-Session Evening Course
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Photographic Creativity, Design, and Composition. 4-Session Evening Course
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Sogetsu Ikebana: Modern Japanese Flower Arranging. 6-Session Evening Course
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Spring Walking Tour: From Red Brick to Plain Black Box - German-Born Architects in Downtown DC
Wed, April 23
Goethe-Institut
The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur
Wed, April 23
National Archives
Time for Taiwan. Sponsored by the Taiwan Tourism Bureau. Evening Performance & Tasting
Wed, April 23
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Beginning Oil Painting. 8-Session Evening Course
Thu, April 24
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Brad Mehldau Trio
Thu, April 24
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
Curator Talk: “Workt by Hand”: Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts
Thu, April 24
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Engineering for Adventure
Thu, April 24
National Geographic
Intersections: Western and Chinese Music. Evening Seminar
Thu, April 24
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Intro to Acting Section 1 (Six Sessions, Thursdays)
Thu, April 24
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Jazz Diplomacy: Sending America’s Music to the World
Thu, April 24
National Archives
Musical Theatre Workshop (Six Sessions, Thursdays)
Thu, April 24
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Open Darkroom Plus. 8-Session Evening Course
Thu, April 24
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Stories from South Africa with Bill Grimmette
Thu, April 24
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Talking about Art at NGA: Evolution of the Oil Painting Method. 8-Session Daytime Course
Thu, April 24
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
War of 1812 Exhibition Opening & Lecture
Thu, April 24
Dumbarton House
Gute Aussichten: New German Photography 2013-2014
Thru Fri, April 25
Goethe-Institut
The Washington Ballet: Tour-de-Force: Balanchine!
Wed, April 23 thru Fri, April 25
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
A Great Day in Harlem (Film)
Fri, April 25
National Archives
An Evening of Jazz with the International Club of DC
Fri, April 25
Dumbarton House
Digital Concert Hall: Members of the Berlin Philharmonic with Sir Simon Rattle
Fri, April 25
Goethe-Institut
Double Time Jazz @ THEARC Theater presents Bobbi Humphrey
Fri, April 25
THEARC
Drawing on the Right Side of Your Brain. 6-Session Evening Course
Fri, April 25
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Friday Morning Music Club: Chamber Concert
Fri, April 25
Calvary Baptist Church
Introduction to Black-and-White Photography. 8-Session Evening Course
Fri, April 25
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Fri, April 25
Embassy of Slovenia
NSO: Beyond the Score: Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4--Why Italy?
Fri, April 25
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
TANGO - NO me dejes nunca
Fri, April 25
Embassy of Argentina
Understanding the Human Brain: Can Neuroscience Tell Enough? Evening Seminar
Fri, April 25
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
36 Years on a Creative Journey
Thru Sat, April 26
Zenith Gallery
Manon Cleary's Life and Art
Thru Sat, April 26
Arts Club of Washington
In the Footsteps of John Muir
Thru Sat, April 26
Arts Club of Washington
NSO: Osmo Vnsk, conductor / Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony, plus Sibelius and Aho
Thu, April 24 thru Sat, April 26
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Momix
Fri, April 25 thru Sat, April 26
GW Lisner Auditorium
Acting Shakespeare, 6 Sessions, Saturdays
Sat, April 26
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Children's Art Workshops at Jackson Art Center
Sat, April 26
Jackson Art Center
Delmarva’s Waterfront Homes and Gardens: Historic Garden Week on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. All-Day Tour
Sat, April 26
Holiday Inn Capitol-Smithsonian Associates Tours
Drawing and Painting en Plein Air. 4-Session Weekend Course
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Intro to Acting for the Camera (6 Sessions, Saturdays)
Sat, April 26
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Intro to Acting Section 2 (Six Sessions, Saturdays)
Sat, April 26
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Introduction to Pastel. 6-Session Weekend Course
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
KC Jazz Club: Kevin Mahogany
Sat, April 26
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Open Darkroom Plus. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Painters in Provence: From Van Gogh to Matisse. All-Day Seminar
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Saturday Art Workshops: Layers and Light (Ages 8-12)
Sat, April 26
Kreeger Museum
Scene Study for Teens (Six Sessions, Saturdays)
Sat, April 26
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Shorts-Courts-Kurz: An afternoon of new international short films
Sat, April 26
Goethe-Institut
Spring Landscape Photography. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
The Keyboard Sonatas and Trios of Joseph Haydn. All-Day Seminar
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian National Museum of American History
Voiceovers (Six Sessions, Saturdays)
Sat, April 26
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Wrecks, Rescues, and Mysteries: Air and Sea Disasters. All-Day Seminar
Sat, April 26
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
New York Avenue Sculpture Project: Chakaia Booker
Thru Sun, April 27
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Workt by Hand: Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts
Thru Sun, April 27
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Paintings by Kathy Beynette
Thru Sun, April 27
Gallery plan b
Hair
Thru Sun, April 27
Keegan Theatre
The Washington Ballet: Peter Pan
Thru Sun, April 27
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Me and My Shadow
Sat, April 26 thru Sun, April 27
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Open Studios: Jackson Art Center
Sat, April 26 thru Sun, April 27
Jackson Art Center
Beginning Drawing. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Digital Camera Basics
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Emerson String Quartet 2013-2014 Concert Series: Shostakovich and Schubert
Sun, April 27
Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Figure Drawing and Independent Projects. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Rhythm Cafe: Sassy Sarah Vaughan
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Shapes for Block Quilting
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Smithsonian-Inspired Public Sculpture and Architectural Photography. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Sumi-e and Shodo: Japanese Brush Painting & Calligraphy. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
The Joy of Photography: An Exploratory Course. 8-Session Weekend Course
Sun, April 27
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
What Makes It Great? Vivaldi's The Four Seasons
Sun, April 27
Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
What Makes It Great?© with Rob Kapilow
Sun, April 27
GW Lisner Auditorium
Ben Folds Solo
Mon, April 28
GW Lisner Auditorium
Continuing Black-and-White Photography. 8-Session Evening Course
Mon, April 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Hanna’s Journey (Hannas Reise)
Mon, April 28
Goethe-Institut
Introduction to Calligraphy: The Foundational Hand. 8-Session Evening Course
Mon, April 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Introduction to Watercolor. 8-Session Daytime Course
Mon, April 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Tile Painting, Italian Renaissance Style. 8-Session Evening Course
Mon, April 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
Tue, April 29
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Burma: The Next Vacation Hot Spot. Evening Seminar
Tue, April 29
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Master Class: Wayne McGregor | Random Dance
Tue, April 29
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Acting In Commercials and Industrials, 6 Sessions, Wednesdays
Wed, April 30
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
Create at the Corcoran Happy Hour: Printmaking
Wed, April 30
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Curating Peruvian Gold
Wed, April 30
National Geographic
Gallery Talk: Equal Exposure
Wed, April 30
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Onboard the Great Ships: Behind the Scenes at the Port of Baltimore. All-Day Tour
Wed, April 30
Mayflower Hotel - Smithsonian Associates Tours
Outside the Frame: Three Experts, Twenty Minutes Each, One Work of Art
Wed, April 30
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Public Speaking the Actor's Way (4 sessions, Wednesdays)
Wed, April 30
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The National Parks Through a Photographer's Eyes. Evening Seminar
Wed, April 30
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Marlo Thomas on the Power of Reinvention. Evening Seminar with Book Signing
Thu, May 1
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Operation Neptune: Behind the D-Day Landing. Evening Lecture
Thu, May 1
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Shisa Dogs and Taiko Drums. A Japanese Journey
Thu, May 1
Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
After Hours at the Kreeger Museum
Fri, May 2
Kreeger Museum
Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Megan Hilty
Fri, May 2
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Book Hill Galleries Spring Art Walk
Fri, May 2
Neptune Fine Art
Discovery Artist in the KC Jazz Club: Justin Kauflin
Fri, May 2
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Friday Morning Music Club: Chamber Concert
Fri, May 2
Calvary Baptist Church
Wayne McGregor: Random Dance
Thu, May 1 thru Sat, May 3
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Creating Beautiful Container Arrangements: A Smithsonian Gardens’ Guide. Evening Seminar
Sat, May 3
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
New Paintings by Kevin H. Adams: Opening Reception
Sat, May 3
Gallery plan b
NSO Kinderclassics: Bears, Bears Everywhere!
Sat, May 3
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Passport DC: Around the World Embassy Tour
Sat, May 3
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Todo Tango
Sat, May 3
GW Lisner Auditorium
What the Bones Reveal: Inside the Forensic Anthropology Center. All-Day Seminar
Sat, May 3
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Jean Meisel: 50-65 Horizon Line
Thru Sun, May 4
The Phillips Collection
Moth
Thru Sun, May 4
Studio Theatre
New Paintings by Kevin H. Adams
Thu, May 1 thru Sun, May 4
Gallery plan b
Marlena Shaw
Sun, May 4
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
Folger Board Reading: Carol Ann Duffy
Mon, May 5
Folger Theatre
Yank! The Musical
Mon, May 5
Source Theatre
A Severed Head by Iris Murdoch & JB Priestley
Tue, May 6
Undercroft Theatre
Black Women and AIDS: A Growing Concern
Wed, May 7
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Books@Noon. Presented in partnership with Smithsonian Enterprises. Daytime Lecture
Wed, May 7
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Fabian Almazan, Rhizome
Wed, May 7
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
Gallery Talk: A Mother’s Work
Wed, May 7
National Museum of Women in the Arts
The Daoist Philosophy of Zhang Zi: A Recipe for the Good Life. Evening Seminar
Wed, May 7
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
NSO: NEW MOVES: Symphony + Dance: Thomas Wilkins, conductor; Keigwin + Company / From Schuman to Bernstein
Wed, May 7 thru Thu, May 8
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Capital Brews: The Beverage All of Washington Agrees On. Evening Seminar
Thu, May 8
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Farmhouse Ale: The Taste of Saison
Thu, May 8
National Geographic
Lionel Loueke
Thu, May 8
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
New Music for a New Age
Thu, May 8
Church of the Epiphany
Tudor Nights: Lemon Trees and Limoncello
Thu, May 8
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Equal Exposure: Anita Steckel’s Fight Against Censorship
Thru Fri, May 9
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Before & After: Poets Respond to The Two Gentlemen of Verona
Fri, May 9
Folger Theatre
Container Garden Workshop (Fruits)
Fri, May 9
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
DC Celebrates Blue Note Records
Fri, May 9
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
National Public Gardens Day: Free Garden Visits + Tours
Fri, May 9
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
St. Lawrence String Quartet
Fri, May 9
Kreeger Museum
Terence Blanchard Quintet
Fri, May 9
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Met’s Magnificent Cloisters Museum and Gardens. All-Day Tour
Fri, May 9
Mayflower Hotel - Smithsonian Associates Tours
Jimmy Miracle: Yantras
Thru Sat, May 10
Neptune Fine Art
Oleg Kudryashov: Memories of Moscow: Reliefs, Constructions and Compositions
Thru Sat, May 10
Robert Brown Gallery
Emily Biondo & Bradford Barr: Touch Me
Thru Sat, May 10
Flashpoint Gallery
Drawing Salon: Ornamental Figures: Van Dyck’s Portraits
Thu, May 1 thru Sat, May 10
National Gallery of Art
Altoona’s Railroading Heritage. All-Day Tour
Sat, May 10
Holiday Inn Capitol-Smithsonian Associates Tours
Derrick Hodge
Sat, May 10
Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage
House + Walking Tours: Tudor Place and the Civil War Home Front
Sat, May 10
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Listening Party: Blue Note at 75
Sat, May 10
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Martin Helmchen, piano
Sat, May 10
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
On Freedom's Trail Bus Tour
Sat, May 10
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Paintings & Drawings by Bernardo Siles: Opening Reception
Sat, May 10
Gallery plan b
The Crossroads Club: Robert Glasper Experiment
Sat, May 10
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Titans of Jewelry Design: The Tiffanys, Faberg, Lalique, and Cartier. All-Day Seminar
Sat, May 10
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Blue Note at 75, The Concert
Sun, May 11
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Been Rich All My Life (2006, 80 min)
Sun, May 11
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Masterworks of Five Centuries 2013-2014 Concert Series. Evening Performance
Sun, May 11
Smithsonian Institution The Castle
Mother's Day Tea
Sun, May 11
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
James Shapiro: Shakespeare in America
Mon, May 12
Folger Theatre
May Open Mic
Mon, May 12
The Passenger
NSO: NEW MOVES: Symphony + Dance: Thomas Wilkins, conductor; New Ballet Ensemble / From Gershwin to Ellington
Sat, May 10 thru Tue, May 13
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Architect of the Capitol: Stephen T. Ayers on Restoration and Preservation on Capitol Hill. Evening Lecture
Tue, May 13
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Friday Morning Music Club: Chamber Concert
Tue, May 13
Dumbarton House
Lawrence Brownlee & Kevin Murphy in Recital
Tue, May 13
GW Lisner Auditorium
A Dip Into the Past: The History of America in Ice Cream Scoops. Evening Lecture
Wed, May 14
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Culture Heroes: Saving the Past
Wed, May 14
National Geographic
Gallery Talk: Selections from the Collection
Wed, May 14
National Museum of Women in the Arts
The Human Scale: Bringing Cities to Life (2012; 83mins)
Wed, May 14
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed. Evening Seminar
Thu, May 15
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Operetta Evening I - Embassy of Austria
Thu, May 15
Embassy of Austria
Taking Tea: Teatime Across the Centuries
Thu, May 15
Dumbarton House
Verbal Gymnastics with John Johnson: South African Stories
Thu, May 15
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Alchemical Vessels 2014 Exhibition
Thru Fri, May 16
Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery
Chamber Concert
Fri, May 16
Calvary Baptist Church
Operetta Evening II - Embassy of Hungary
Fri, May 16
Embassy of Hungary
Step It Up DC 2014
Fri, May 16
Edgewood Arts Building
Tigers, Dragons, and Other Wise Tails. Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Fri, May 16
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
One Destiny
Thru Sat, May 17
Ford's Theatre
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Thru Sat, May 17
Ford's Theatre
NSO: NEW MOVES: Symphony + Dance: Thomas Wilkins, conductor; Jessica Lang Dance / From Adams to Copland, with Leila Josefowicz, violin
Fri, May 16 thru Sat, May 17
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
A Natural History of the Mid-Atlantic: Stories of Calvert County, Maryland. All-Day Tour
Sat, May 17
Holiday Inn Capitol-Smithsonian Associates Tours
Artist Studio Tour: Washington, D.C.
Sat, May 17
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Saturday Art Workshops: Large Scale Drawing (Ages 13-15)
Sat, May 17
Kreeger Museum
Smithsonian Sleepover: For Kids ages 8 - 12 with Adult
Sat, May 17
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Tour: Georgetown Garden Treasures
Sat, May 17
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Understanding Ballet: Classical to Contemporary. All-Day Seminar
Sat, May 17
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
NEXT at the Corcoran: Class of 2014
Thru Sun, May 18
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Elling
Thu, April 24 thru Sun, May 18
Undercroft Theatre
Living Out
Thu, April 24 thru Sun, May 18
GALA Hispanic Theatre
Washington National Opera: The Magic Flute
Sat, May 3 thru Sun, May 18
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion
Sat, May 17 thru Sun, May 18
Howard University-Aldridge Theater
The Washington Ballet Studio Company: Balanchine's Who Cares?
Sat, May 17 thru Sun, May 18
THEARC
Bedazzling Beads!
Sun, May 18
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
FREE Art Museum Day
Sun, May 18
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Pen and Ink Designs for Quilting
Sun, May 18
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Fortas Chamber Music Concert: Marc-Andre Hamelin with the Pacifica Quartet
Tue, May 20
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Gallery Talk: Domestic Affairs
Wed, May 21
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Organ Recital: Iveta Apkalna, organ: presented by the National Symphony Orchestra
Wed, May 21
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Stefan Jackiw, violin & Anna Polonsky, piano
Wed, May 21
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington and the Art of Ancient Egypt: A Monumental Obsession. Evening Lecture
Wed, May 21
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Chamber Music of Ravel & Debussy
Thu, May 22
La Maison Française
Chris Botti
Thu, May 22
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Mathematics, Ancient Egyptian Style. Evening Lecture
Thu, May 22
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Sherlock Holmes Under the Magnifying Glass: A Conan Doyle Birthday Celebration. Evening Seminar
Thu, May 22
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
NSO Teddy Bear Concert: Two Divas and a Bear!
Sun, May 11 thru Sat, May 24
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
19th Annual Mary Lou Williams Jazz Festival
Fri, May 23 thru Sat, May 24
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Preparing Your Spring Garden
Sat, May 24
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Fiasco Theater's The Two Gentlemen of Verona
Thu, April 17 thru Sun, May 25
Folger Theatre
The Love of the Nightingale
Thu, April 24 thru Sun, May 25
Source Theatre
Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle
Tue, May 20 thru Sun, May 25
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
History on Foot: Detective James McDevitt
Thru Wed, May 28
Ford's Theatre
Alpha House: Fun with the Senate. Evening Seminar
Wed, May 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Be a Smithsonian Biodiversity Research Volunteer. Evening Seminar
Wed, May 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Gallery Talk: Exploring Dimensionality in Art
Wed, May 28
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Introduction to Case Book Binding
Wed, May 28
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
The Historic Hubbard Hall
Wed, May 28
National Geographic
A Global History of Martial Arts: From Combat to Inner Consciousness. Evening Lecture
Thu, May 29
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Exploring Haitian Bead Art
Thu, May 29
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Community Entrepreneurship: Using your Creativity to Start a Business
Fri, May 30
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Singers' Choice
Fri, May 30
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Rulebreaker Rep: Charm
Wed, May 7 thru Sat, May 31
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Rulebreaker Rep: Bloody Poetry
Thu, May 8 thru Sat, May 31
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop
Carousel Latino
Thu, May 29 thru Sat, May 31
Source Theatre
Long Island Sound by Noel Coward
Thu, May 29 thru Sat, May 31
Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
NSO Pops: Rajaton: The Music of ABBA / Steven Reineke, conductor
Fri, May 30 thru Sat, May 31
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Bedazzling Beads!
Sat, May 31
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Choral Workshop Concert
Sat, May 31
First Baptist Church of Washington D.C.
England's Extraordinary Architecture. All-Day Seminar
Sat, May 31
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Exploring Frank Lloyd Wright: Fallingwater, Kentuck Knob, and the Duncan House. Overnight Tour
Sat, May 31
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Sam Haywood, piano
Sat, May 31
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The Artistry of French Glass: A Journey Through History. All-Day Seminar
Sat, May 31
Smithsonian S. Dillon Ripley Center
Nero/Pseudo, a scorching new glam-rock musical
Fri, May 2 thru Sun, June 1
The Shop - at Fort Fringe
Step Afrika!
Thu, May 29 thru Sun, June 1
Dance Place
Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, by Zakaria Paliashvili
Sat, May 31 thru Sun, June 1
St. Joseph's on Capitol Hill
Gallery Talk: Dragons in Art
Wed, April 23 thru Wed, June 4
National Gallery of Art
A Midsummer's Night Riot
Tue, May 6 thru Thu, June 5
Keegan Theatre
Things You Shouldn't Say Past Midnight
Fri, May 2 thru Sat, June 7
Keegan Theatre
A New Age of Exploration
Thru Sun, June 8
National Geographic
Garry Winogrand
Thru Sun, June 8
National Gallery of Art
Paintings & Drawings by Bernardo Siles
Wed, May 7 thru Sun, June 8
Gallery plan b
Actor's Process Workshop
Sat, May 3 thru Sat, June 14
Studio Theatre
Shakespeare's the Thing
Thru Sun, June 15
Folger Shakespeare Library
Rineke Dijkstra: The Krazyhouse
Thru Sun, June 15
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Cock
Wed, May 14 thru Sun, June 22
Studio Theatre
Kwaidan
Thu, May 29 thru Sun, June 22
Universalist National Memorial Church
Adult Floor Exercise (Drop-In Class)
Thru Mon, June 23
The Washington School of Ballet NW Campus
Adult Beginner Ballet (Drop-In Class)
Thru Mon, June 23
The Washington School of Ballet NW Campus
Adult Intermediate Ballet (Drop-In Class)
Thru Mon, June 23
The Washington School of Ballet NW Campus
Zumba (Drop-In Class)
Thru Mon, June 23
The Washington School of Ballet NW Campus
Gallery Talk: Picture This: Old Master Paintings for People with Visual Impairments
Wed, April 23 thru Wed, June 25
National Gallery of Art
Modern German Prints and Drawings from the Kainen Collection
Thru Sun, June 29
National Gallery of Art
Freud's Last Session
Wed, May 21 thru Sun, June 29
Theater J
Shear Madness
Thru Mon, June 30
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Abraham Lincoln and the Technology of War
Thru Sun, July 6
Ford's Theatre
Swing Time – The Musical!
Thu, April 17 thru Thu, July 10
Burke Theater: US Navy Memorial
StoryTime (Ages 3-5)
Thru Wed, July 16
Kreeger Museum
K@20 Kreeger Museum 20th Anniversary Exhibition
Thru Thu, July 31
Kreeger Museum
Made In The USA: American Masters From The Phillips Collection, 1850-1970
Thru Sun, August 31
The Phillips Collection
The Monuments Men and the National Gallery of Art
Thru Mon, September 1
National Gallery of Art
Meret Oppenheim: Tender Friendships
Sat, April 26 thru Sun, September 14
National Museum of Women in the Arts
American Journeys - Visions of Place
Thru Sun, September 21
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Home Sewn: Quilts from the Lower Mississippi Valley
Thru Sun, September 21
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Ubuhle Women: Beadwork and the Art of Independence
Thru Sun, September 21
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Degas/Cassatt
Sun, May 11 thru Sun, October 5
National Gallery of Art
Guided Garden Tour: Historic & Growing
Tue, April 22 thru Tue, October 28
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Andew Wyeth: Looking Out, Looking In
Sun, May 4 thru Sun, November 30
National Gallery of Art
Masterpieces of American Furniture from the Kaufman Collection, 1700 - 1830
Thru Wed, December 31
National Gallery of Art
Making Their Mark: Stories Through Signatures
Thru Monday, January 5, 2015
National Archives
Sol LeWitt: Wall Drawing #65
Thru Sunday, March 15, 2015
Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art + Design
Happily Ever After
Wed, March 25, 2015
Mead Theater Lab at Flashpoint
Platero y Yo
Thu, March 26, 2015
GALA Hispanic Theatre
John L. Dreyfuss' Inventions
Thru Saturday, April 1, 2017
Kreeger Museum