Hot Hits

Washington Performing Arts: Melbourne Symphony

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 16
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor. Garrick Ohlsson, piano.

Mariinsky Ballet: Paquita

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 8 – 13
Paquita is a glittering showcase of classical technique, dazzling tutus, and non-stop virtuosic turns.

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

Strathmore
Fri. Nov 8
Brown’s exquisitely crafted blend of African, modern, Caribbean, and social dance styles has led to the creation of recent works like the soulful and uplifting New Conversations.

Whose Live Anyway?

Strathmore
Sat. Oct 12
An evening of hilarious improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions.

The REACH Opening Festival

The Kennedy Center
Thru Sep. 22
Two weeks of FREE performances & activities celebrating the expansion of The Kennedy Center campus called the REACH.

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 23, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020
Whatever you do, don’t let the Pigeon star in his own musical production!

Sergio Mendes & Bebel Gilberto

Strathmore
Wed. Oct 16
Celebrate 60 years of Bossa Nova with multi-Grammy-winning producer, composer, keyboardist, and vocalist, Sergio Mendes, one of the most internationally successful Brazilian artists of all time.

WNO: The Magic Flute

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 2 – 23
Mozart meets Maurice Sendak and a little magic!

DEMO by Damian Woetzel: BalletX

The Kennedy Center
Oct. 25 – 26
Discover Philadelphia’s powerhouse contemporary dance company in its Kennedy Center debut.

An Evening with Chris Thile

Strathmore
Tue. Nov 5
Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, and host of the radio program Live from Here.

Cats

The Kennedy Center
Sep. 18 – Oct. 6
Audiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater, "Memory.”

NSO Pops: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in Concert

The Kennedy Center
Nov. 29 – Dec. 1
Experience the film in HD on a giant screen with composer Nicholas Hooper’s score played live by the NSO.

Spotlights

Atlas Presents: The Lodger- A Story of the London Fog

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Sun. Nov 3

Cirque Mei

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 19

Atlas Presents: Badger Creek + Thick Dark Fog

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Tue. Oct 15

Taj Express

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Nov 9

Atlas Presents: Badger Creek + Thick Dark Fog

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Tue. Oct 15

Washington Performing Arts: Spektral Quartet

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 29

Atlas Presents: Sofia Viola

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Fri. Oct 11

Virginia Opera Company: Tosca

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Oct. 12 – 13

L.A. Theatre Works: Seven

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Oct 18

The Four Italian Tenors

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 5
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