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Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
Dr. Fry-Revere, the ethics consultant for the Washington Regional Transplant Community’s Organ and Tissue Advisory Committee, reads from The Kidney Sellers, her account of the organ trade in Iran.
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
The author of eight poem collections and the guidebook How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry speaks about his career and writing process.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$30–$95
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 12:10 p.m.
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Blues
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Folk
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$20
Rock
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$8–$10
Jazz
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 23 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
The Dunes -
1402 Meridian Place NW
$8
Rock
Wednesday, April 23 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Liv Nightclub -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 12:10 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 12 p.m.
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 23 at 6 p.m.
Free
Country
Wednesday, April 23 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Jazz
Wednesday, April 23 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 23 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Wednesday, April 23 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Wednesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
Hollow World
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 11:30 a.m.
Understanding Tahrir Square: What Transitions Elsewhere Can Teach Us About the Prospects for Arab Democracy
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Authorisms: Words Wrought by Writers
National Press Club -
529 14th St. NW
$10
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 12 p.m.
Talking to Terrorists, The Most Dangerous Man in America: The Making of Douglas MacArthur
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
She Is Not Invisible
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
War! What Is It Good For?: Conflict and the Progress of Civilization from Primates to Robots
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m.
African Americans and Gentrification in Washington, D.C.: Race, Class and Social Justice in the Nation’s Capital
Free
Talks
Wednesday, April 23 at 4 p.m.
Free
Opera
Wednesday, April 23 at 6 p.m.
Black Fox Lounge -
1723 Connecticut Ave. NW
$10
Film
Now Playing
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
May 28—May 28
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Theater
March 21—May 4
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$75–$90
Theater
April 17—May 25
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$30–$72
Theater
March 14—May 17
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$35–$67
Theater
April 3—May 18
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$25–$50
Galleries
Sept. 21—Sept. 21
Corcoran Gallery of Art -
500 17th St. NW
Free
Museums
Dec. 9—Sept. 21
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Dec. 9—Sept. 21
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Sept. 28—Sept. 28
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
Dec. 14—May 4
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Museums
Oct. 4—July 13
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Dec. 13—Feb. 8
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 24—May 26
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Oct. 20—Oct. 19
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
Oct. 1—Dec. 31
$48
Museums
Nov. 21—Aug. 24
National Museum of African Art -
950 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Theater
April 17—May 25
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$60
Theater
April 9—May 4
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$48.50–$53.50
Theater
April 2—April 27
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$25–$50
Theater
March 25—June 7
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$110
Theater
March 25—June 7
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$110
Theater
April 22—June 1
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$87
Theater
March 18—May 11
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$87
Theater
April 9—May 4
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$30–$35
Museums
April 10—Sept. 2
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Dance
April 16—April 27
$25–$125
Dance
April 23—April 25
$35–$125
Museums
March 5—May 23
Free
Museums
March 27—July 6
Art Museum of the Americas -
201 18th St. NW
Free
Museums
Dec. 14—Sept. 30
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
$5
Museums
Jan. 28—June 15
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Museums
Feb. 22—July 27
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
March 29—July 27
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 7—June 15
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 14—May 18
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 7—Aug. 31
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
April 1—June 1
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 1—June 1
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 18—July 31
Kreeger Museum -
2401 Foxhall Road NW
$7–$10
Museums
March 21—Jan. 5
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 8—May 18
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
March 8—May 25
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
March 2—June 8
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
April 9—Aug. 17
National Museum of African Art -
950 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 27—Feb. 27
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 27—Aug. 29
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 7—Sept. 7
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
March 14—Feb. 27
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
March 21—Aug. 31
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 22—April 27
United States Botanic Garden -
100 Maryland Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 15—June 15
United States Botanic Garden -
100 Maryland Ave. SW
Free
Galleries
March 19—June 7
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
April 2—Aug. 3
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
March 20—May 4
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Museums
April 12—May 31
Connersmith -
1358 Florida Ave. NE
Free
Galleries
April 12—May 31
Connersmith -
1358 Florida Ave. NE
Free
Galleries
April 5—April 27
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 10—May 18
$8–$10
Galleries
March 7—April 25
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
March 26—April 27
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 23—June 29
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Galleries
April 5—April 27
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
April 5—April 27
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
March 7—April 25
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
April 10—May 4
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 7—June 1
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
April 11—June 14
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 5—May 5
Randall Scott Projects -
1326 H St. NE
Free
Galleries
March 29—May 3
Transformer Gallery -
1404 P St. NW
Free
Theater
April 8—May 3
Free
Theater
April 10—April 27
Theater J -
1529 16th St. NW
$15–$45
Galleries
Feb. 5—April 25
Carroll Square Gallery -
975 F St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 10—May 18
Corcoran Gallery of Art -
500 17th St. NW
$8–$10
Galleries
March 29—June 15
Corcoran Gallery of Art -
500 17th St. NW
$8–$10
Galleries
Feb. 15—May 31
Leica Store -
977 F St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 28—May 10
Washington Studio School -
2129 S St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 4—May 16
Free
Galleries
April 4—May 10
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 2—April 27
Foundry Gallery -
1314 18th St. NW
Free
Theater
March 15—April 27
$37–$42
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 24 at 10 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m., Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$35
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Classical
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
$10–$85
Folk
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Classical
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
$35
Comedy
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$25
Dance
Thursday, April 24 at 10:15 a.m., Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m.
Publick Playhouse -
5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly,
$6–$25
Funk & R&B
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, April 24 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$18–$23
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 9 p.m. and Thursday, April 24 at 10:30 p.m.
Dukem Bar and Restaurant -
1114 U St. NW
Free
Electronic
Thursday, April 24 at 9 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Classical
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
Embassy of Austria -
3524 International Court NW
Vocal
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$18–$20
Dance
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 27 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Hip-Hop
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$20
Electronic
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8–$12
Funk & R&B
Thursday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$15
Folk
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Folk
Thursday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$40
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Special Events
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$65
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Classical
Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, April 24 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Thursday, April 24 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Thursday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
The poet reads from and discusses her work.
Alliance Française de Washington -
2142 Wyoming Ave. NW
$10
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
The Sportswriter, PBS NewsHour
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
Cronin shares from her memoir.
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
You Are Not Special ...and Other Encouragements
Barnes & Noble Bethesda -
4801 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda
Free
Talks
Thursday, April 24 at 9:15 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m.
Things I Should Have Told My Daughter: Lies, Lessons, and Love Affairs
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m.
The Life and Times of Richard Musto
Busboys & Poets 5th and K -
1025 5th St. NW
Free
Talks
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.
Triumph of the Waterwitch, Lifeline as a Skyscraper
West End Library -
1101 24th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Theater
April 24—May 18
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$42
Theater
April 24—May 25
$35–$45
Theater
April 24—May 18
$20–$50
Galleries
April 24—Aug. 10
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
World
Thursday, April 24 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Blues
Thursday, April 24 at 8:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
$28.50–$33.50
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35
World
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$40
Classical
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Classical
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
$10–$50
Blues
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
World
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$30
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$25–$50
Classical
Friday, April 25 at 8:15 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$29–$63
Blues
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$16
Dance
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$15–$30
Dance
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
$28–$48
Special Events
Friday, April 25 at 11 a.m.
Half Street Fairgrounds -
Half and M streets SE
Free
Hip-Hop
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$35–$45
Comedy
Friday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 9:30 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$37.75–$53
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
DJ Nights
Friday, April 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
Special Events
Friday, April 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$8
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 8:30 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
DJ Nights
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
Free
Folk
Friday, April 25 at 6 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Electronic
Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$30
Hip-Hop
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$25
Electronic
Friday, April 25 at 11 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$5–$20
Classical
Friday, April 25 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Blues
Friday, April 25 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Special Events
Friday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$17–$20
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$18
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$25
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
Jazz
Friday, April 25 at 11 a.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Classical
Friday, April 25 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Blues
Friday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$20
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Electronic
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Rock
Friday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Books
Friday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
New York Times, Forcing the Spring: Inside the Fight for Marriage Equality
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Friday, April 25 at 11 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Theater
April 25—June 8
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$64–$79
Theater
April 25—May 25
$25–$30
Theater
April 25—May 18
The Hub Theatre at John Swayze Theatre -
9431 Silver King Court, Fairfax
$20–$30
Museums
April 25—Dec. 24
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Galleries
April 25—May 20
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
DJ Nights
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Liv Nightclub -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
Dance
Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m.
Kenmore Middle School -
200 South Carlin Springs Road, Arlington
Free
Dance
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m.
Joe's Movement Emporium -
3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mount Rainier
$20
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 1 p.m.
Catching the Catfishers: Disarm the Online Pretenders, Predators, and Perpetrators
Barnes & Noble Clarendon -
2800 Clarendon Blvd. Suite 500, Arlington
Free
Classical
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
$35.50–$38.50
Jazz
Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Comedy
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
DAR Constitution Hall -
1776 D St. NW
$57.50
Classical
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$25–$60
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$27.50–$33
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$40
Classical
Saturday, April 26 at 5 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$10
Vocal
Saturday, April 26 at 3 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$10
Blues
Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 26 at 9:30 p.m.
$26–$30
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Blues
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Folk
Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$24–$28
Blues
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
World
Saturday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$58–$125
Classical
Saturday, April 26 at 12 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Electronic
Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center -
8230 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring
$10
Hip-Hop
Saturday, April 26 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20–$30
Blues
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Jazz
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 26 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
DJ Nights
Saturday, April 26 at 9:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$7
Jazz
Saturday, April 26 at 8:30 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Comet Ping Pong -
5037 Connecticut Ave. NW
$12
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
World
Saturday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$46.40–$69.60
Electronic
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8–$15
Blues
Saturday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$20–$25
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 11 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Folk
Saturday, April 26 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Folk
Saturday, April 26 at 12 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$5
Folk
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18–$20
Electronic
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Liv Nightclub -
2001 11th St. NW
$5–$15
Classical
Saturday, April 26 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$27
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
$15–$18
Electronic
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Dance
Saturday, April 26 at 5 p.m.
Gunston Arts Center -
2700 S. Lang St., Arlington
$0–$15
Rock
Saturday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 6 p.m.
The flash fiction publisher celebrates its decade-long existence with readings from six contributors.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 3:30 p.m.
Authorisms: Words Wrought by Writers
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 1 p.m.
A Hope in the Unseen, Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 11 a.m.
The Anxiety Cure for Kids: A Guide for Parents and Children
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 6 p.m.
Alex's Wake: A Voyage of Betrayal and a Journey of Remembrance
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m.
Things I Should Have Told My Daughter: Lies, Lessons, and Love Affairs
Southwest Library -
900 Wesley Place SW
Free
Special Events
Saturday, April 26 at 9 a.m.
$10–$25
Museums
April 26—June 1
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 26—Aug. 17
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 26—Aug. 17
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 26—Sept. 24
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
DJ Nights
Saturday, April 26 at 11:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
DJ Nights
Saturday, April 26 at 10 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
Free
Folk
Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Books
Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m.
Brewer shares poems from her latest collection, After Words, while Morrison reads from her memoir Innocent: Confessions of a Welfare Mother.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Vocal
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
World
Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 3 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Classical
Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$19–$38
Vocal
Sunday, April 27 at 5 p.m.
$15–$75
Classical
Sunday, April 27 at 6 p.m.
$20
Classical
Sunday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$30
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$12
Hip-Hop
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$15–$20
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 8:30 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Gospel
Sunday, April 27 at 11 a.m. and Sunday, April 27 at 1 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$17.50–$35
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Hip-Hop
Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$45
Electronic
Sunday, April 27 at 9 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$9–$12
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 9 p.m.
Galaxy Hut -
2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$5
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$18
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 8 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$30
World
Sunday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$30–$40
Classical
Sunday, April 27 at 6 p.m.
Free
Blues
Sunday, April 27 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Rock
Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Music
Sunday, April 27 at 9 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$5
Books
Sunday, April 27 at 1 p.m.
Down to the Last Pitch
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, April 27 at 5 p.m.
So Much to Do: A Full Life of Business, Politics, and Confronting Fiscal Crises
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, April 27 at 2:30 p.m.
Boston Globe, Long Mile Home
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$22.95
Jazz
Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Gospel
Sunday, April 27 at 1 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$45

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