The Kennedy Center

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As one of the nation's busiest cultural institutions, the Kennedy Center is both a living memorial to President John F. Kennedy and a world-class performing arts destination. Each year, the Center hosts more than 3,000 performances of music, dance, and theater across a multitude of stages – from grand venues like the Opera House, Eisenhower Theater, and Concert Hall – home of the National Symphony Orchestra and the Wasington National Opera – to more intimate spaces like the Family Theater, Terrace Theater, and KC Jazz Club.

Events
Thru Jun. 19Shear Madness
Thru Aug. 11The Second City's America; It's Complicated!
Thru Jun. 23Falsettos
Thru Jun. 30Byhalia, Mississippi
Thru Jul. 7Betty Buckley in Hello Dolly!
Jun. 18 & 19NSO: Mozart Forever II
Jun. 21 & 22NSO: Mozart Forever III
Jun. 25 – 27Hannah Gadsby - Douglas
Wed. Jun 26Sinawi: Harmony in Disharmony
Thu. Jun 27Kiran Deol
Jun. 28 & 29NSO Pops: 50 Years Over the Rainbow: A Judy Garland Celebration
Sat. Jun 29Smithsonian Folklife: Sisterfire Showcase
Sun. Jun 30Smithsonian Folkways: Pete Seeger Tribute
Mon. Jul 1Smithsonian Folklife: Rio Mira
Wed. Jul 3Smithsonian Folklife: The Sunlit Path
Fri. Jul 5Two Ton Twig
Jul. 6 & 7Serenade! Choral Music Festival
Mon. Jul 8Serenade! Choral Music Festival Grand Finale
Tue. Jul 9NSO Summer Music Institute
Jul. 9 – Aug. 4The Band's Visit
Sat. Jul 13Mo Willems & the Storytime All-Stars present: Don’t Let the Pigeon Do Storytime!
Sat. Jul 13Cheick Hamala Diabate
Sun. Jul 14WNO Opera Institute
Mon. Jul 15NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra
Tue. Jul 16Yanga
Jul. 16 – 21Freestyle Love Supreme
Wed. Jul 17Jovino Santos Neto
Thu. Jul 18Sriram Gopal & Friends
Jul. 18 – Sep. 7Disney's Aladdin
Fri. Jul 19Black Masala
Sat. Jul 20NSO Project—Apollo 11 @ 50
Sun. Jul 21Lakou Mizik
Mon. Jul 22Casuarina
Tue. Jul 23Cimarrón
Wed. Jul 24John Scott Dance Actions
Thu. Jul 25The Cedric Watson Trio
Sun. Jul 28NSO Summer Music Institute Orchestra
Mon. Jul 29Dave Meder
Wed. Jul 31Suzie Brown
Thu. Aug 1BKO Quintet: A Journey into the Heart of Mali
Sat. Aug 3Voices of Carmen
Aug. 4 & 5The Washington International Piano Festival
Tue. Aug 6Ever More Nest
Aug. 6 – Sep. 8Dear Evan Hansen
Wed. Aug 7John Lakota Locklear
Sun. Aug 11Tag, Rag, and Bobtail: Women Belonging to the Army
Mon. Aug 12Meg Okura & The Pan Asian Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Thu. Aug 15The Murphy Beds
Fri. Aug 16Integriti Reeves
Sat. Aug 17Blac Rabbit
Tue. Aug 20Target Family Night: The U.S. Air Force Band
Wed. Aug 21MK Zulu
Fri. Aug 23Victory Boyd
Sun. Aug 25Saxophone Genesis
Wed. Aug 28Oh He Dead
Thu. Aug 29East River Jazz Collective

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2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566
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