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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.

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.

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.

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Antony and Cleopatra

Folger Shakespeare Library

Torn between his military duty to Rome and his passionate love affair with Cleopatra, Antony finds himself engaged in both war and romance.

Arts on the Horizon presents "Drumming with Dishes"

The Lab at Convergence

What happens when you invite someone very different from you to come over to play? Just such an adventure awaits an adventurous child when she introduces her shy imaginary friend to a very special kitchen, where instead of food, they'll cook up beautiful music!

Categories: Theater, Family Oriented

Arts on the Horizon presents "Drumming with Dishes"

The Lab at Convergence

What happens when you invite someone very different from you to come over to play? Just such an adventure awaits an adventurous child when she introduces her shy imaginary friend to a very special kitchen, where instead of food, they'll cook up beautiful music!

Categories: Theater, Family Oriented

Duck

Highwood Theatre

Duck explores the internal dissolution of an American patriot, one who did the right thing and played by the rules, rising to become a decorated hero for his work for the CIA. However, the more Duck devotes himself to his clandestine work, the deeper becomes his internal sense of horror, with himself and the world.

Categories: Theater, Arts, Discussion

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.

Into the Woods JR

Gaithersburg Arts Barn

Be careful what you wish for as Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s cockeyed fairytale, Into the Woods, comes to life October 20 through 29, 2017, at the Arts Barn.

Categories: Theater

Into the Woods JR

Gaithersburg Arts Barn

Be careful what you wish for as Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s cockeyed fairytale, Into the Woods, comes to life October 20 through 29, 2017, at the Arts Barn.

Categories: Theater

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

Sotto Voce

Theater J

An exquisite love story by Pulitzer Prize-winner Nilo Cruz, inspired by the plight of the passengers of the SS St. Louis, a ship of refugees that was turned away from America’s shores during WWII.

Categories: Arts, Theater

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 Legend of Sleepy Hollow

George Mason University Hylton Performing Arts Center - Merchant Hall

Manassas Ballet Theatre presents The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Categories: Theater, Dance

The Magic Duel

The Mayflower Hotel

Tired of dinner and a movie?  Two magicians battle for the title of DC's Best with audience involvement from start to finish. Who will win? The audience is judge and jury.  2016 and 2017 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence winner, and a 5 star rating on Yelp.

Categories: Theater, Other Events

The Magic Duel

The Mayflower Hotel

Tired of dinner and a movie?  Two magicians battle for the title of DC's Best with audience involvement from start to finish. Who will win? The audience is judge and jury.  2016 and 2017 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence winner, and a 5 star rating on Yelp.

Categories: Theater, Other Events

The Magic Duel

The Mayflower Hotel

Tired of dinner and a movie?  Two magicians battle for the title of DC's Best with audience involvement from start to finish. Who will win? The audience is judge and jury.  2016 and 2017 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence winner, and a 5 star rating on Yelp.

Categories: Theater, Other Events

The Magic Duel

The Mayflower Hotel

Tired of dinner and a movie?  Two magicians battle for the title of DC's Best with audience involvement from start to finish. Who will win? The audience is judge and jury.  2016 and 2017 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence winner, and a 5 star rating on Yelp.

Categories: Theater, Other Events

The Mistress Cycle

Creative Cauldron at ArtSpace Falls Church

The Mistress Cycle is an intelligent new musical work that tells the story of five women. Though they come from different times and cultures, they share a sisterhood.

Categories: Theater, Arts

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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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