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Performing Arts Centers

Metro DC'S Performing Arts Centers present concerts, theatre, dance, opera, symphony and more. Check CultureCapital for schedules, descriptions and tickets.

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Backyard Theater for Children: Asanga Domask/Serendib Dance in Rhythm of Lanka
Strathmore
Thu, July 31
Enjoy Sri Lankan traditional dance, an art form built over thousands of years, Elaborate costumes, traditional music, and powerful yet elegant movements take viewers of all ages on a historic journey.
Appetite: A Gastronomic Experience™ featuring Giada De Laurentiis & Bizarre Foods Chef Andrew Zimmern Presented by Strathmore
Strathmore
Fri, August 1 thru Sat, August 2
World-class chefs, exciting cuisines, amazing tasting opportunities, and a weekend of music and festivities - Strathmore offers a chance to indulge and enjoy this summer at Appetite: A Gastronomic Experience.™ The event includes food trucks, live music, talks, tastes, and demos, with headliners Giada De Laurentiis and Andrew Zimmern.
Free Summer Outdoor Concert: UkeFest 2014
Strathmore
Wed, August 13
This is your opportunity to get in touch with your inner ukulele lover, and to hear a remarkable collection of professional musicians, including Cathy Fink, Marcy Marxer, James Hill, Casey MacGill, Mark Nelson, Victoria Vox and Maureen Andary, as they bring the joy of uke to an enthusiastic audience.
Best of Strathmore Tribute Shows
Strathmore
Sat, August 16
This celebratory concert will feature the Music of Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, The Band, and many others, with performances by Julia Nixon, Jon Carroll, Patti Reese, Owen Danoff, Eric Scott, Mary Ann Redmond, and more!
Disney's The Lion King
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Thru Sun, August 17
Winner of six Tonys including Best Musical, Disney's The Lion King returns! With direction and costumes by Julie Taymor, Elton John and Tim Rice's score brings the African Pridelands to life with "Circle of Life" and many more great songs.
Free Summer Outdoor Concert: DakhaBrakha
Strathmore
Wed, August 20
DakhaBrakha blends traditional Ukranian music with instrumentation from India, Arabia, Africa, Russia and Australia to create an amazing sound that crosses sonic boundaries.
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Strathmore
Sat, August 30
The iconic band that gave us hits like “Mr. Bojangles,” albums like Will the Circle Be Unbroken and decades of genre-defining music features Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, Bob Carpenter, John McEuen—ready to rock!
Highlights
Darius Rucker
Sun, July 27
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
Sarah Brightman
Sun, August 17
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
Sing-A-Long Sound of Music
Sat, August 23
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
The Fresh Beat Band Live In Concert!
Sat, August 30
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
Shear Madness
Thru Thursday, December 31, 2015
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts