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Escaped AloneSignature Theatre
Thru Nov. 3 Caryl Churchill's (Cloud 9, Top Girls) electrifying Signature debut is a caustically funny and surreal afternoon of tea and calamity.
Atlanta Ballet: The NutcrackerThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 27 – Dec. 1 the Kennedy Center debut of Atlanta Ballet and its extraordinary new production.
Soul DivasSignature Theatre
Nov. 19 – 23 Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.
De Sanguashington - Groovin On the PikeColumbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1 De Sanguashington's variety of Colombian rhythms including vallenato, cumbia and tropi-pop.
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.
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.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
The Hip Hop NutcrackerStrathmore
Dec. 17 – 19 Join Maria-Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they set off for a magical adventure…in modern day New York City.
Mark Morris Dance Group: PepperlandThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 13 – 16 New production that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ groundbreaking album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
Béla Fleck & The FlecktonesStrathmore
Mon. Dec 2 Fleck has reunited the original lineup for a very special tour.
Art on TapThe Art League
Fri. Nov 1 Craft beers from local breweries have been artfully paired selected artwork. Local restaurants have chosen a brew/artwork coupling to serve as their muse to create the perfect complimentary appetizer.
Come From AwayThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 10, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020 Takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them.
The Second City's Love, FactuallyThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 3 – 29
Kid Prince and PabloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – Nov. 3
WNO: The Magic FluteThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 2 – 23
Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCEStrathmore
Fri. Nov 8
Summoned: Frances Perkins and the General WelfareNational Archives
Sat. Oct 26
Washington Performing Arts: Taipei Symphony OrchestraStrathmore
Fri. Nov 15
Washington Performing Arts: Chick Corea TrilogyStrathmore
Wed. Oct 30
1,000 years of Sound and MovementThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19
WNO: OtelloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 26 – Nov. 16
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
Arlington Exhibition: Emma Cregan and Johab SilvaMarymount University - Ballston Center
Thru Nov. 2
NPO: Voices of Light, Richard Einhorn's score and the silent film The Passion of Joan of ArcStrathmore
Sat. Nov 23