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Drum TAO 2020

Strathmore
Fri. Feb 7, 2020

Taj Express

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

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Feb 22, 2020

Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de Silvia Lozano

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Mar 21, 2020

CAPAC: Langston Hughes' Black Nativity

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Fri. Dec 6

Circo Comedia

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sun. Nov 17

Cirque Mei

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Thu. Oct 24

Hot Peas 'N Butter

Center for the Arts at George Mason University
Sun. Mar 1, 2020

I Draw Slow

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

Milos

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sun. Mar 8, 2020

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sun. Feb 23, 2020

Russian National Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Fri. Mar 6, 2020

Taj Express

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Fri. Nov 15

The Siberian State Symphony Orchestra

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Fri. Jan 31, 2020

Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de Silvia Lozano

Hylton Performing Arts Center
Sun. Mar 22, 2020

Nella

AMP by Strathmore
Sun. Nov 3

Arturo O’Farrill

AMP by Strathmore
Thu. Nov 7

Arooj Aftab

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Apr 16, 2020

Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

Strathmore
Fri. Nov 8

Pardon My French!

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Nov 21

Bereishit Dance Company

Strathmore
Thu. Feb 6, 2020

Natalie Cressman & Ian Faquini

The Mansion at Strathmore
Thu. Apr 9, 2020

Danú: An Emerald Isle Christmas

Dumbarton Concerts
Sat. Dec 7

A Celtic Christmas

Dumbarton Concerts
Dec. 8 & 15

Helicon: Winter Solstice

Dumbarton Concerts
Sat. Dec 14

Camille Claudel

Signature Theatre
Mar. 24 – Apr. 19, 2020

NSO Music for Young Audiences: 1-2-3 Andrés

The Kennedy Center
Mar. 7 – 8, 2020

NSO: Dvořák's Cello Concerto

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 6 & 9, 2020

NSO: Kozhukhin plays Grieg's Piano Concerto

The Kennedy Center
Apr. 2 – 4, 2020

NSO: Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 27 – 29, 2020

Renée Fleming VOICES: Norm Lewis

The Kennedy Center
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Renée Fleming VOICES: Mariza

The Kennedy Center
Mon. May 4, 2020

Washington Performing Arts: Zakir Hussain Trio

GW Lisner Auditorium
Fri. Apr 24, 2020

Outside the Bachs

AMP by Strathmore
Sun. Dec 15

Damian Sneed’s We Shall Overcome

McLean Community Center
Thu. Jan 30, 2020

Danú

McLean Community Center
Sun. Mar 15, 2020

Hiplet Ballerinas

McLean Community Center
Sat. Jan 25, 2020

Chineke! Orchestra with Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Apr 21, 2020

Kwanzaa Celebration

Dance Place
Dec. 14 – 15

KanKouran West African Dance Company

Dance Place
Jan. 19 & 20, 2020

Global Perspectives Festival

Dance Place
Feb. 8 & 9, 2020

Orange Grove Dance

Dance Place
Mar. 7 & 8, 2020

Unit Souzou

Dance Place
May. 9 & 10, 2020

NEXTgeneration Showcase

Dance Place
Sat. May 16, 2020

Xing Dance Theatre

Dance Place
Jul. 25 & 26, 2020

Miss You Like Hell

Olney Theatre Center
Jan. 29 – Mar. 1, 2020

The Royale

Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab
Oct. 23 – 27

Richard Lin, Violin Chih Chen, Piano

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Tue. Nov 12

Embassy of Afghanistan: Elham Fanoos, piano

Embassy of Afghanistan
Fri. Nov 22

Embassy of Slovakia: Gala Holiday Concert

Embassy of Slovakia
Wed. Dec 4

Embassy of Bulgaria: Zlatomir Fung

Embassy of Bulgaria
Fri. Dec 6

Embassy of the Czech Republic: BRAHMS & DVOŘÁK

Embassy of the Czech Republic
Thu. Mar 26, 2020

Becoming Dr. Ruth

Edlavitch DCJCC
Mar. 27 – Apr. 19, 2020

Edward Albee’s Occupant

Edlavitch DCJCC
Nov. 7 – 30

Sheltered

Edlavitch DCJCC
Jan. 9 – Feb. 1, 2020

The Wanderers

Edlavitch DCJCC
Feb. 19 – Mar. 15, 2020

Dr. Azar Nafisi - Reading Lolita in Tehran

CenterStage at RCC
Wed. Nov 6

Lulu Fall - Between Two Worlds

CenterStage at RCC
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

Boys Don't Cry

CenterStage at RCC
Tue. Mar 3, 2020

Bakari Sellers RCC MLK Keynote & Lunch

CenterStage at RCC
Mon. Jan 20, 2020

John Leguizamo's Latin History for Morons

National Theatre
Nov. 21 – 23

Omar Sosa & Yilian Cañizares

AMP by Strathmore
Sun. Mar 8, 2020

Lúnasa with MALINDA

CenterStage at RCC
Sun. Mar 29, 2020

Día de los Muertos

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 2

Young Portrait Explorers: American Indian Heritage Month

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 18 & 25

Cultural Capital: Mujeres de Cine—Journey to a Mother’s Room

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Nov 6

Young Learners Program: Read for the Record 2019

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Nov 7

We Have Iré

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Dec. 6 & 7

Exquisita Agonía (Exquisite Agony)

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Feb. 6 – Mar. 1, 2020

Flamenco en Familia

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Sat. Nov 9

Que las hay... las hay. Believe It or Not!

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Oct. 26 & Nov. 2

Rigoberta, ¿dónde estás? A Journey through Guatemala

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Mar. 14 – 28, 2020

Eileen Ivers: A Joyful Christmas

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Sat. Dec 7

Ella es Tango

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Jun. 10 – 28, 2020

Tía Julia y el Escribidor (Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter)

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Apr. 23 – May. 17, 2020

International Guitar Night

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Jan. 29 & 30, 2020

Masters of Hawaiian Music

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Jan. 24 & 25, 2020

The Silkroad Ensemble

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Nov. 15 & 16

Opening Reception: The Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Sat. Nov 9

Enter The Haggis

The Barns at Wolf Trap
Wed. Mar 11, 2020

Celebrate Chanukah

Congregation Adat Reyim
Sun. Dec 15

Fast Food Literature and Lunch

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Tue. Dec 10

Jewish Book Fair Opening Day

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Sun. Dec 8

Spotlight on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Women Dramatists

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Oct. 28 & Nov. 18

Juan de Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars

Strathmore
Fri. Jan 31, 2020

De Sanguashington - Groovin On the Pike

Columbia Pike Branch Library
Fri. Nov 1

The Magical Piñata

Keegan Theatre
Dec. 14 – 30

Big Love

Round House Theatre
May. 20 – Jun. 21, 2020

Metropolitan Klezmer

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. Nov 24

Lúnasa Christmas Show

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. Dec 8

New Orchestra of Washington – Outside the Bachs

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Fri. Dec 13

MacMillan Pipe Band

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Feb 8, 2020

Latin Jazz

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Holi Festival of Colors

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Mar 7, 2020

Runa

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Mar 7, 2020

Vuyo Sotashe

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Fri. Apr 24, 2020

Travel the World with Story Tapestries’ Family Artists

BlackRock Center for the Arts
May. 3 & 7, 2020

From Baikal To Brazil

F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre
Sat. Nov 23

From Baikal To Brazil

Kenmore Middle School
Sun. Nov 24

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Beltenebros

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Tue. Oct 29

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Refuge, un peuple attend

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Wed. Oct 23

Filming Spain’s Exile in Our Hearts: Soldiers of Salamina

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thu. Nov 7

The Christmas Revels: Celestial Fools

GW Lisner Auditorium
Dec. 7 – 15

NVJFF: Leona

Cinema Arts Theatre
Sat. Nov 9

NVJFF: Love In Suspenders

Cinema Arts Theatre
Fri. Nov 8

NVJFF: Between Worlds

Cinema Arts Theatre
Fri. Nov 8

NVJFF Opening Night -- Back to Maracanã

Cinema Arts Theatre
Thu. Nov 7

NVJFF: Sustainable Nation

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 10

NVJFF: A Quartet Of Films About Resilience In The Face Of Challenge

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 10

NVJFF: Box For Life

Cinema Arts Theatre
Mon. Nov 11

NVJFF: Hava Nagila

Reston Community Center
Sun. Nov 17

NVJFF: My Polish Honeymoon

Cinema Arts Theatre
Sat. Nov 16

NVJFF: Photographers on Screen (Old Camera Man and Picture of His Life)

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 17

NVJFF: Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World Of Ben Ferencz

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 10

NVJFF: Stockholm

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 17

NVJFF: The Keeper

Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse
Wed. Nov 13

NVJFF: The Light Of Hope

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Tue. Nov 12

NVJFF: The Tobacconist

Cinema Arts Theatre
Sat. Nov 16

NVJFF: The Unorthodox

Cinema Arts Theatre
Thu. Nov 14

NVJFF Closing Night -- The Mamboniks with Special Program

Angelika Film Center & Cafe at Mosaic
Sun. Nov 17

The National Ballet of Canada: The Sleeping Beauty

The Kennedy Center
Jan. 30 – Feb. 2, 2020

Spring Performance

The Kennedy Center
Mar. 27 & 28, 2020

The National Ballet of Canada: The Sleeping Beauty

The Kennedy Center
Jan. 28 & 29, 2020

DIY: Light Up Postcards

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Sat. Nov 2

The Insular Worlds of Byzantium

Dumbarton Oaks Fellowship House
Fri. Nov 15

The King's Speech

National Theatre
Feb. 11 – 16, 2020

The Diary of Anne Frank

Reston Community Players
Feb. 28 – Mar. 14, 2020

New Trial

Korean Cultural Center DC
Thu. Oct 24

Wandering Melodic Road by the Tune

Korean Cultural Center DC
Wed. Nov 6

1,000 years of Sound and Movement

The Kennedy Center
Tue. Nov 19

Reggae Meets Korean Pansori

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Wed. Nov 20

Fair is foul & foul is fair

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Nov 9

Matinee Saturday - Captain Kidd

Arts Barn
Sat. Jan 18, 2020

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Arts Barn
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Sean Heely - Robert Burns Celebration

Arts Barn
Fri. Jan 24, 2020

Step Afrika!

Publick Playhouse
Jan. 22 & 24, 2020

Songs for Civil Rights: Then and Now

Publick Playhouse
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Afro Blue: We Will Overcome

Publick Playhouse
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

World Dance Showcase

Publick Playhouse
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

Negro Spiritual Sing-a-Long

Publick Playhouse
Sun. Jun 7, 2020

The Story of Anne Frank

Publick Playhouse
Tue. Oct 29

Igor and the Masters of STEM

Publick Playhouse
Thu. Nov 7

Family Fun Series: Holidays Around the World

Publick Playhouse
Sat. Dec 7

Step Afrika!

Publick Playhouse
Wed. Jan 15, 2020

Black History In Motion Program

Publick Playhouse
Wed. Feb 5, 2020

Family Fun Series: Dance of Hope

Publick Playhouse
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

Rainforest Air

Publick Playhouse
Wed. Apr 15, 2020

Callaloo: The Trickster and the Magic Quilt

Publick Playhouse
Sat. May 30, 2020

José André Trio

Library of Congress
Thu. Nov 7

Citizen Lane Film Screening

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Wed. Dec 11

Step Afrika!'s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show

Atlas Performing Arts Center
Dec. 12 – 22

Remembered By the Wind

Old Greenbelt Theatre
Thu. Nov 14

Opening Reception: Resonance

Korean Cultural Center DC
Fri. Nov 1

Going Underground

Dupont Underground
Fri. Nov 1

Raul Midón & Lionel Loueke

AMP by Strathmore
Sun. Feb 23, 2020

Plena Libre

AMP by Strathmore
Fri. Feb 28, 2020

Les Violons tziganes de Cannes

Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center
Thu. Oct 31

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Pocahontas

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 2 & 3

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sequoyah

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 9 & 10

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Sitting Bull

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Nov. 23 & 24

Portrait Story Days: American Indian Heritage Month - Zitkala-Ša

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Nov 30

Introduction to Hebrew Calligraphy

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Mon. Nov 25

Ongoing Events

Portraits of the World: Korea Exhibition

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 17

Americans

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2022

Nation to Nation

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2021

Our Universes

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Sep. 30, 2020

The Great Inka Road

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jun. 1, 2020

Revolutionary Reflections: French Memories of the War for America

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Oct. 27

Say it With Flowers - A fiber art exhibit by Anne Smyers

Reston Community Center
Thru Oct. 31

Power in My Hand: Women Poets, Women Artists, and Social Change

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Oct. 31

Women Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

Migrant Quilt Project

Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW)
Oct. 28 – Dec. 9

Day of the Dead Festival

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Nov. 1 – 3

Judy Wengrovitz — A Retrospective

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Thru Dec. 2

Open Exhibition

Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Dec. 3, 2019 – Jan. 13, 2020

Ornament: Fragments of Byzantine Fashion

Dumbarton Oaks
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

Michal Heiman's Radical Link: A New Community of Women, 1855-2020

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Nov. 9 – Dec. 15

Latino Art League Gallery Exhibit

Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm
Thru Oct. 28

Resonance

Korean Cultural Center DC
Nov. 1 – 29
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