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Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of HumanitySignature Theatre
Mar. 23 – Apr. 7 Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.
Alan Cumming: Legal ImmigrantStrathmore
Wed. Apr 24 The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.
Grand Hotel, The MusicalSignature Theatre
Apr. 2 – May. 19 At the bustling Grand Hotel a series of eclectic guests and staff including a fading ballerina, a destitute baron, a wannabe-starlet typist, and an ailing bookkeeper collide in a non-stop musical toast to the high life.
Sun. Apr 14 Known as the king of the rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.
Antonio SánchezAMP by Strathmore
Thu. Apr 4 Drummer and composer Antonio Sánchez is riding the crest of a musical wave that began with his Golden Globe and BAFTA-nominated score for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
Eliot ChangAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29 Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!
The Portland Cello Project - Performs Radiohead's OK ComputerAMP by Strathmore
Sun. Mar 24 Portland Cello Project presents a thrilling performance of the album Rolling Stone Magazine called a “stunning art-rock tour de force.”
Chick Corea & Béla FleckStrathmore
Fri. May 10 Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic DepthStrathmore
Sun. Mar 31 From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.
ConfectionFolger Shakespeare Library
Mar. 23 – 24 Third Rail Projects’ newest immersive experience, Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience.
The Triplets of Belleville Cine-ConcertStrathmore
Thu. Apr 18 The animated French feature The Triplets of Belleville & Charest are back; with Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville, he recreates live the original score as the film itself is beamed onto the big screen.
Mon. Apr 8 This Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer delights audiences in every show and role, from film and television to voiceover and stage.
Washington National Opera: Eugene OneginThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 23 – 29
Direct Current: TU Dance + Bon Iver's Come ThroughThe Kennedy Center
Mon. Mar 25
Christina and Michelle Naughton, pianosTerrace Theatre
Sun. Mar 24
Direct Current: National Symphony Orchestra: Glass's Itaipu & Auerbach's ARCTICAThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 28 – 30
Tastes of the MediterraneanFolger Theatre
Mar. 29 – 31
Direct Current: Du Yun with OK MissThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5
Washington Performing Arts Gospel ChoirsStrathmore
Fri. Jun 7
New York City Ballet: Works by Reisen, Balanchine & RobbinsThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 2 – 7
Love's Labor's LostFolger Theatre
Apr. 30 – Jun. 9
PhilharmonixSixth & I
Sat. May 4
Direct Current: Bon Iver & TU Dance's Come ThroughThe Kennedy Center
Mon. Mar 25
Broadway Center Stage: TommyThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28