Category: Music and Performing Arts

“Porgy and Bess” Opening at the WNO

“Porgy and Bess” Opening at the WNO

What to Expect:  WNO’s critically acclaimed production, which received rave reviews in Los Angeles and Chicago, is back! George Gershwin miraculously melded classical music, popular song, jazz, blues, and spirituals into iconic American songs....

5th Annual Capitol Movement Project

5th Annual Capitol Movement Project

What to Expect: The Fifth Annual Capitol Movement Project Dance Concert featuring World Premiere works from eight creators! The Capitol Movement dancers will dazzle audiences with a diverse repertoire of Jazz, Hip hop, Contemporary,...

CityDance in Concert: Catalyst

CityDance in Concert: Catalyst

CityDance Ensemble’s 2009 U.S. season finale, Catalyst, features a special guest appearance by Grammy nominee Christylez Bacon, an encore of Paul Taylor’s Last Look (as seen at the VelocityDC Dance Festival), and the Washington,...

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

The Washington Chorus will return to the Kennedy Center for a performance of Mozart’s Requiem, perhaps his most popular and well-respected work. The evening will also feature the imagery of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah and...

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

Mozart Requiem – The Washington Chorus

The Washington Chorus will return to the Kennedy Center for a performance of Mozart’s Requiem, perhaps his most popular and well-respected work. The evening will also feature the imagery of Marjorie Merryman’s Jonah and...

Rogers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music

Rogers & Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music

Set in Salzburg, Austria in the months leading up to World War II, the musical follows the story of the rebellious novice Maria who leaves the abbey to govern the rambunctious Von Trapp children....