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Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

House and Home

  • Through Monday, May 1, 2017

Take a tour of houses both familiar and surprising, through past and present, which challenge our ideas about what it means to live at home in America. 

Peacock Room REMIX: Darren Waterston’s Filthy Lucre

  • Through Monday, January 2, 2017

Peacock Room REMIX centers on Filthy Lucre, an immersive interior by painter Darren Waterston. 

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Sat • December 3, 2016

 

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A Christmas Carol Memory

Creative Cauldron at ArtSpace Falls Church

When an orphaned girl, living with her aunt, finds a trunk in the attic, once used by her puppeteer grandfather, she also discovers an old family tradition, the re-enacting of Dicken's a Christmas Carol.  Come and enjoy this new original show for the holidays.

A Christmas Carol Memory

Creative Cauldron at ArtSpace Falls Church

When an orphaned girl, living with her aunt, finds a trunk in the attic, once used by her puppeteer grandfather, she also discovers an old family tradition, the re-enacting of Dicken's a Christmas Carol.  Come and enjoy this new original show for the holidays.

Black Nativity

Arts Barn of Gaithersburg

The Christmas story in dialogue, narrative, dance, pantomime, gospel song, and folk spirituals – the unique creation of the poet and playwright Langston Hughes. Recommended for ages 7 & up. 

Categories: Theater

Copenhagen :: Fringe Theatre

Capital Fringe Trinidad Theatre

A World War II drama for the modern age.

Categories: Theater, Family Oriented

J.A.M. 6 Days of Christmas - A Dance Spectacular Musical Revue

Anacostia Arts Center

J.A.M. 6 Days of Christmas, is a crowd-thrilling dance spectacular created by Jeremy A. McShan that mixes your favorite Christmas carols along with some of your favorite pop songs of all time “J.A.M.med” into one show-stopping production.

Categories: Theater, Dance, Arts

J.A.M. 6 Days of Christmas - A Dance Spectacular Musical Revue

Anacostia Arts Center

J.A.M. 6 Days of Christmas, is a crowd-thrilling dance spectacular created by Jeremy A. McShan that mixes your favorite Christmas carols along with some of your favorite pop songs of all time “J.A.M.med” into one show-stopping production.

Categories: Theater, Dance, Arts

Laugh Riot at Positano-Live Comedy Show Saturday Nights in Bethesda

Positano Italian Restaurant

Laugh Riot at Positano (formerly “Laugh Riot at Hyatt”)

Live Standup Comedy Show

Saturday Nights in Bethesda

Rufus the Rednosed Raindog

Arts Barn

An original holiday treat!  A lost and lonely dog shows up at Santa’s workshop. At first he’s rejected because he has a red nose, but eventually he and everyone around him realizes how special he is.  A guaranteed crown pleaser for ages 4 and up!

Second Season: The Goldfish by Shuping Yang and B.W.A. (Black Woman's Anonymous) by Whitney Geohagan and April Monu

Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Cafritz Foundation Theatre

In The Goldfish by Shuping Yang, follow the journey of a Chinese son as his scandalous cousin pays him a sudden visit before his wedding night. .W.A. (Black Woman’s Anonymous) by Whitney Geohagan and April Monu explores what it means to be an African American woman in America, addressing the deep-seated issues these women face. 

Categories: Theater, Free

Second Season: The Goldfish by Shuping Yang and B.W.A. (Black Woman's Anonymous) by Whitney Geohagan and April Monu

Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Cafritz Foundation Theatre

In The Goldfish by Shuping Yang, follow the journey of a Chinese son as his scandalous cousin pays him a sudden visit before his wedding night. .W.A. (Black Woman’s Anonymous) by Whitney Geohagan and April Monu explores what it means to be an African American woman in America, addressing the deep-seated issues these women face. 

Categories: Theater, Free

The Christians

DCJCC, Theater J


This provocative new play offers an unflinching look at religion—and its universal power to unite or divide. A little play about big faith.

Categories: Theater, Arts, Music: Other

The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe

Adventure Theatre

A unique and delightful holiday fantasy with just two actors!

The Merchant of Venice

Eastman Studio Theatre at Gallaudet University

Pairing heightened text with heightened physical comedy in the style of Commedia dell'Arte

Categories: Theater

The Merchant of Venice

Eastman Studio Theatre at Gallaudet University

Pairing heightened text with heightened physical comedy in the style of Commedia dell'Arte

Categories: Theater

Submit an Event

WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

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