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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.

National Museum of the American Indian Exhibit “Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations”

  • Through Saturday, September 1, 2018

Nation to Nation presents the story of the treaties that lie at the heart of the relationship between Indian Nations and the United States.

My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I

  • Through Thursday, November 29, 2018

This centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front.

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Sat • October 21, 2017

 

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John E. Marlow Guitar presents Richard Miller, Brazil

Cultural Arts Center Montgomery College

Fall in love again with Ipanema Beach and Corcovado, and the spirit of Jobim and Gilberto as we celebrate the 55th anniversary of the bossa nova craze in the U.S., with guitar solo, and duos and song.  Special guiests: João Figueirôa (guitar) and Débora Watts (voice)

Atlas Presents Music: Fred Hersch

Atlas Performing Arts Center

Celebrated jazz composer and pianist Fred Hersch performs a solo concert at the Atlas.

Categories: Music: Other

Call for Songwriters- 2018 Bernard/Ebb Songwriting Awards Application

Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District

MD/DC/VA songwriters are invited to apply to the fourth annual Bernard/Ebb Songwriting Awards

Categories: Music: Other

Early Childhood Music Classes

Workhouse Arts Center

6 week Fall classes start September 20th and 23rd

How I Became A Pirate

Adventure Theatre

Argh matey! It’s pirate's life for me on the high seas! One day as Jeremy builds a sand castle on the beach, a pirate ship rows ashore in search of a place to bury the pirate’s treasure.

Organ Concert and Hymn Sing - Dr. Chad Winterfeldt

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Join us on Saturday, October 21 at 4pm to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation with a very special Organ Concert and Hymn Sing at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church featuring Dr. Chad Winterfeldt, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Organ and Handbells at Gustavus Adolphus College.

Perry Hall Folk Music Night, featuring Free Range Blue

Perry Hall United Methodist Church

Monthly Open Mic Folk Music Night, this month featuring Free Range Blue

Categories: Music: Other

Reaching For the Moon: The Unsung Irving Berlin

1st Stage

Singer Lesley Hamilton and pianist Eric Levin explore some of the lesser-known works of Irving Berlin.

Categories: Music: Other

Silent Disco Dance Party: Groove to the Music You Choose

The Embassy Row Hotel

Join Silent Dance Society in the most unique and memorable dance party in town at the Embassy Row Hotel in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s Dupont Circle neighborhood. Hit the dance floor as you choose from among three live DJs playing everything from electro dance beats to throwback tunes to Deep House and Top 40 on your wireless headphones. Your selection lights up your headphones in a corresponding color, so you can synch up with others moving to the same music. Each ticket includes admission for one and headset rental.

 

Every Saturday this Fall! Event is 21+

Tickets & more info at silentdancesociety.com

Categories: Music: Other, Dance

The Exonerated

Glaze Studio Theatre

The Exonerated

Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. / Culled from interviews, letters, transcripts, case files and the public record, “The Exonerated” tells the true stories of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row in their own words. Moving between first-person monologues and scenes set in courtrooms and prisons, the six interwoven stories paint a picture of an American criminal justice system gone horribly wrong—and of six brave souls who persevered to survive it.

Categories: Arts, Theater, Music: Other

The Exonerated

Glaze Studio Theatre

The Exonerated

Friday, October 20 at 8 p.m. / Culled from interviews, letters, transcripts, case files and the public record, “The Exonerated” tells the true stories of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row in their own words. Moving between first-person monologues and scenes set in courtrooms and prisons, the six interwoven stories paint a picture of an American criminal justice system gone horribly wrong—and of six brave souls who persevered to survive it.

Categories: Arts, Theater, Music: Other

The Maya In Maryland

Gaithersburg Library

Join us at the library and meet the members Weaving for the Future Cooperative, an initiative of the Friends of the Ixchel Museum, who promote and preserve the Maya weaving tradition through educational programs, exhibits and empowerment of the US local communities.
Marimba Maya Awal will also join to play the melodic notes of traditional and popular music on Guatemala’s national instrument throughout the day. 

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.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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