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Performing Arts Centers

Metro DC'S Performing Arts Centers present concerts, theatre, dance, opera, symphony and more. Check CultureCapital for schedules, descriptions and tickets.

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Hot Hits
The Oxymorons
Strathmore
Fri, October 24
The Oxymorons take the stage with a mix of the hottest new songs, the best of the old, and their award-winning originals, giving audiences a night of hip-shaking New Orleans funk, soulful blues, Americana roots, classic rock, and cutting-edge guitar driven songs to entertain like no other.
Academy of Ancient Music
Strathmore
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.
La bohème
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Sat, November 1 thru Sat, November 15
Puccini's timeless tale of young bohemians in Paris struggling to fulfill their dreams and find love returns in a brand-new production filled with moonlit duets, snowy streets, rowdy celebrations, and heartrending tears.
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor: Stravinsky's Le Sacre du printemps / Aaron Goldman, Principal Flute, plays Mozart's Flute Concerto No. 2
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Thu, November 13 thru Sat, November 15
NSO Music Director Christoph Eschenbach conducts Stravinsky's Le Sacre du printemps ("The Rite of Spring") on a program that also includes Mozart's Flute Concerto No. 2 featuring NSO Principal Flute Aaron Goldman.
American Festival Pops Orchestra: Lights, Camera, Action!
George Mason University's Center for the Arts
Sat, November 15
This concert features music from film, television and Broadway that is a cherished part of American pop culture.
Voca People
Strathmore
Sat, November 15
With its zany story of intergalactic beings who power their space ship with music, the show mixes flawlessly sung a cappella harmonies with amazing beat-box simulations of every kind of instrument, transforming music from Bach to Britney Spears, Mozart to Michael Jackson, Scott Joplin to The Spice Girls.
Little Dancer
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Sat, October 25 thru Sun, November 30
With direction and choreography by five-time Tony winner Susan Stroman, this brand-new Kennedy Center musical is inspired by the story of a young ballerina immortalized by Edgar Degas in his famous sculpture at the National Gallery of Art.
Highlights
Shear Madness
Thru Thursday, December 31, 2015
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts