Arts & Entertainment

Latest Blog Posts

So vital is their quest to domesticate that they won’t eat until the mating is accomplished.
21 November 2014, 3:01 pm Arts Desk
Length aside, it’s a gorgeous piece, even more so in the hands of an expert soloist.
21 November 2014, 2:17 pm Arts Desk
“Ironically, I very rarely use Twitter—but I always use my twatter.”
21 November 2014, 1:56 pm Arts Desk
Let’s address the elephant in the room: Wale's "Chillin" was a mistake from the jump.
21 November 2014, 1:14 pm Arts Desk
Enjoy your comedy with a side of politics and your live music with a side of synthesizers.
21 November 2014, 12:42 pm Arts Desk

Upcoming

Wed, Nov 26

Music home

The band's earliest cassette tracks have finally made it to vinyl.

Theater home

Seen together, two of Shakespeare's works make more than the sum of their parts.

A&E Events Calendar

Browse controls

Browsing: all kinds of events - today - all venues
Country
Sunday, November 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$59.50
Opera
Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Hip-Hop
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$27.50
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 5 p.m.
Gaston Hall at Georgetown University -
37th and O streets NW
$5
Comedy
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17–$20
Funk & R&B
Sunday, November 23 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$23
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, November 23 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
$35–$100
Jazz
Sunday, November 23 at 4 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$29–$70
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 6:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Talks
Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$47.50–$67.50
Jazz
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$22.50–$25
Jazz
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, November 23 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Blues
Sunday, November 23 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Opera
Sunday, November 23 at 4 p.m.
$25
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 3 p.m.
Alden Theatre -
1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean
Free
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35
Comedy
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Funk & R&B
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, November 23 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Folk
Sunday, November 23 at 9 p.m.
Galaxy Hut -
2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$5
Dance
Sunday, November 23 at 5:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$20–$25
Electronic
Sunday, November 23 at 6 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
Folk
Sunday, November 23 at 12:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$13
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$17
Jazz
Sunday, November 23 at 6 p.m.
Free
Dance
Sunday, November 23 at 3:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Comedy
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
Hip-Hop
Sunday, November 23 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Classical
Sunday, November 23 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$30
Rock
Sunday, November 23 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Books
Sunday, November 23 at 2 p.m.
My Sisters the Saints: A Spiritual Memoir
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Dance
Sunday, November 23 at 4 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$25
Books
Sunday, November 23 at 2 p.m.
Day Unto Day, When Rain Hurts
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, November 23 at 1 p.m.
Thrown
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, November 23 at 5 p.m.
The Immortal Evening: A Legendary Dinner with Keats, Wordsworth, and Lamb
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 30—May 31
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
April 28—April 28
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
Museums
March 10—March 11
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Museums
Dec. 13—Feb. 8
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 1—Dec. 31
$48
Museums
April 25—Dec. 24
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
March 21—Jan. 5
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 8—May 25
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
May 4—Nov. 30
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 27—Feb. 27
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 14—Feb. 27
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
May 16—Jan. 4
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
July 17—Jan. 11
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
May 11—Aug. 2
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
Oct. 31—Jan. 4
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$99
Theater
Nov. 14—Dec. 28
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$99
Theater
Oct. 28—Dec. 7
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$40–$75
Theater
Nov. 20—Jan. 1
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$60–$91
Theater
Nov. 20—Nov. 23
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$10–$15
Theater
Oct. 25—Nov. 30
$45–$145
Theater
Sept. 17—Dec. 31
$19–$49
Theater
Nov. 12—Dec. 28
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$38.50–$63.50
Theater
Oct. 28—Dec. 7
Lansburgh Theatre -
450 7th St. NW
$40–$95
Theater
Oct. 14—Dec. 7
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$39–$70
Museums
Dec. 9—Jan. 4
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Dec. 9—Jan. 4
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Theater
Nov. 5—Dec. 21
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$78
Theater
Nov. 4—Nov. 23
Theatre on the Run -
3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington
$30–$35
Galleries
Sept. 19—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Oct. 1—Feb. 22
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Nov. 13—Jan. 4
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
Nov. 3—Dec. 27
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
Nov. 3—Dec. 27
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
Oct. 30—Dec. 3
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 5—Nov. 30
Foundry Gallery -
1314 18th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 7—Dec. 19
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Nov. 7—Nov. 29
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 7—Nov. 29
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 7—Dec. 19
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Oct. 30—Nov. 30
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 6—Dec. 6
Free
Galleries
Nov. 2—Nov. 30
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Nov. 2—Dec. 28
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Nov. 2—Nov. 30
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Oct. 19—Dec. 7
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 24—Nov. 29
Pleasant Plains Workshop -
2608 Georgia Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 5—Nov. 30
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 31—Dec. 6
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris St. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 7—March 1
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
April 24—Dec. 31
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 11—March 1
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Museums
Aug. 30—June 7
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Sept. 13—March 22
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 22—May 31
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Oct. 18—June 14
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 22—May 31
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
June 7—Dec. 31
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 15
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—Dec. 14
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 16—Dec. 27
Kreeger Museum -
2401 Foxhall Road NW
Free
Museums
July 25—July 26
National Air and Space Museum -
700 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—June 14
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 1—Feb. 1
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 1—Feb. 1
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 20—Jan. 25
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 21—Jan. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 5—Jan. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 5—Jan. 11
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
June 24—June 21
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 17—May 8
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Museums
Aug. 22—April 12
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 26—Aug. 9
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 26—July 5
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
Sept. 27—Jan. 11
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
Oct. 25—Feb. 15
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
Sept. 26—Feb. 1
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 10—Feb. 8
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 31—Feb. 22
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 3—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Film
Sept. 19—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Theater
Nov. 5—Nov. 30
Anacostia Playhouse -
2020 Shannon Place SE
$25–$40
Museums
Sept. 12—April 12
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 22
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Galleries
Oct. 11—Dec. 20
Hemphill -
1515 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Nov. 19—Jan. 31
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Nov. 21—Dec. 6
Addison/Ripley Fine Art -
1670 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 18—Dec. 21
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Jazz
Sunday, November 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Gospel
Sunday, November 23 at 1 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$45

Looking for more? Try broadening your search using the controls on the left.

Questions or comments? Write to listings@washingtoncitypaper.com.

Submit events to our calendar for publication online and in print by emailing listings@washingtoncitypaper.com
...