The Kennedy Center

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
May. 9 – 10Havana Hop
May. 9 – 23WNO: Porgy and Bess
May. 9 – 24Dreamer: A South African Journey
Sun. May 10Fortas Chamber Music Concerts: Maurizio Pollini in recital
Tue. May 12Beginning Ballet for Adults with Scottish Ballet
Tue. May 12Opera Master Class with Denyce Graves
Tue. May 12Washington Performing Arts: Beatrice Rana
May. 13 – 17Scottish Ballet: The Crucible
Thu. May 14Fortas Chamber Music Concerts: Emerson String Quartet and Renée Fleming
May. 14 & 16NSO: Memory and Myth: Music by Sibelius and an NSO premiere
Fri. May 15Washington Performing Arts: Igor Levit
Sun. May 17The Kennedy Center Chamber Players—Spring Concert
Thu. May 21Washington Performing Arts: Wynton Marsalis
Sat. May 23Lang Lang in Recital
May. 28 & 29NSO: Beethoven at 250: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 3
May. 30 & Jun. 3NSO: Beethoven at 250: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 5
Jun. 2 – 7Bolshoi Ballet: Romeo and Juliet
Jun. 5 & 6NSO: Beethoven at 250: Symphonies Nos. 4 & 7
Jun. 9 & 10NSO: Beethoven at 250: Symphonies Nos. 6 & 8
Jun. 12 – 14NSO: Beethoven at 250: Symphony No. 9
Jun. 16 – Aug. 20Hamilton
Fri. Jun 19DECLASSIFIED®: Ben Folds Presents
Jun. 23 – Jul. 12Once on This Island
Jun. 25 – 28NSO Pops: Bernstein's On the Town in Concert
Jul. 21 – Aug. 9A Monster Calls
Aug. 25 – Sep. 27To Kill a Mockingbird

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