Category: Music and Performing Arts

The Washington Ballet’s Jete Society Dance Party

The Washington Ballet’s Jete Society Dance Party

What to Expect: Get your dancing shoes ready for this always-entertaining fête for the young supporters of The Washington Ballet. From dance floor performances to great music and drinks, this is a can’t-miss event....

The Helen Hayes Awards

The Helen Hayes Awards

What to Expect: Forget the Tonys ­ Washington has its own unique theater awards, which always bring a packed house and numerous outrageous moments. Over 2,000 of the city¹s top actors, directors, producers, and...

“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...