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Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
Maz JobraniThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Jan 31, 2020 Iranian American comedian and actor Maz Jobrani returns to the Kennedy Center.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Thru Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Step Afrika! Step XplosionStrathmore
Sun. Jan 12, 2020 Tracing step’s roots to the African American percussive traditions of patting juba, hambone, ring shout, and tap.
Fri. Dec 13 Beloved comedian and actor Sinbad has been making audiences laugh for more than three decades.
Soul DivasSignature Theatre
Nov. 19 – 23 Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Thru Nov. 16 New production that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
NSO Pops: Game ON!The Kennedy Center
Wed. Jan 8, 2020 Mesmerizing celebration of symphonic video game music in its world premiere.
A Motown ChristmasSignature Theatre
Dec. 3 – 21 The holidays get a smooth new groove when delivered motown style in a fun, upbeat and soulful yuletide treat.
Washington Performing Arts: Damien SneedSixth & I
Sat. Dec 7 Pianist, organist, vocalist, conductor, composer, producer, arranger, and educator Damien Sneed does it all.
Dave Koz & FriendsStrathmore
Mon. Dec 9 Koz and special guests bring the cheer like never before, performing fresh renditions of Christmas classics as well as a Hanukkah medley and hits from his catalog.
Washington Performing Arts: Kian SoltaniThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Jan 22, 2020 He joins acclaimed pianist Julio Elizalde for a program that ranges from Beethoven’s spirited fifth cello sonata to Arvo Pärt’s mesmerizing Fratres.
WNO: OtelloThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Nov 16
NSO Pops: A Holiday Pops! with Leslie Odom, Jr.The Kennedy Center
Dec. 13 – 14
National Philharmonic: Holiday Singin' PopsStrathmore
Fri. Dec 6
Choral Arts Society of Washington: A Family ChristmasThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 24
Embassy of Slovakia: Gala Holiday ConcertEmbassy of Slovakia
Wed. Dec 4
Live DangerouslyNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jan. 20, 2020
Washington Performing Arts: Midori & ThibaudetStrathmore
Sat. Jan 25, 2020
The Washington Chorus: A Candlelight ChristmasThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 15 – 22
A Christmas CarolFord's Theatre
Nov. 21, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020
NPO: Voices of Light, Silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc to Richard Einhorn's ScoreStrathmore
Sat. Nov 23
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
1,000 years of Sound and MovementThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19