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REMIX: The Future is FemaleSmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Sep 26 This happy hour event is all about music, art and women celebrating women.
Mariinsky Ballet: PaquitaThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 8 – 13 Paquita is a glittering showcase of classical technique, dazzling tutus, and non-stop virtuosic turns.
Whose Live Anyway?Strathmore
Sat. Oct 12 An evening of hilarious improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions
Cirque MeiCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 19 Direct from the People’s Republic of China, this ensemble of elite circus performers thrills the young and old alike with their amazing feats of agility, strength, and poise.
National Philharmonic: Eroica & BeethovenStrathmore
Sep. 21 – 22 “Eroica” Symphony is a groundbreaking work in Beethoven’s stylistic development, bringing together classical control and romantic exuberance.
Tue. Oct 15 LaMontagne returns to the stage on his Just Passing Through acoustic tour.
Tue. Sep 24 Grammy-winner Lucinda Williams performs the album Car Wheels On A Gravel Road in its entirety,
1 Henry IVFolger Theatre
Thru Oct. 13 Honor is a two-edged sword.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – 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.
An Evening with Audra McDonaldCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Sep 28 McDonald performs her trademark mix of hits from Broadway and the Great American Songbook.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
David SedarisThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 15 Award-winning humor writer and master of satire David Sedaris returns to the Kennedy Center.
Merce Cunningham Centennial: Compagnie Centre National de Danse Contemporaine-AngersThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 3 – 5
NemrThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 5
LadamaCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Oct 4
Washington Performing Arts: Drew PetersenThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 19
The Four Italian TenorsCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 5
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletXThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
Kid Prince and PabloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 19 – Nov. 3
Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent MythNational Archives
Tue. Sep 24
A Towering Task: The Story of the Peace CorpsNational Archives
Wed. Sep 25
Washington Performing Arts: Spektral QuartetThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29
Broadway Center Stage: FootlooseThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 9 – 13