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Classical
Monday, May 2 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Books
Monday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Readers and writers, including Madison Smartt Bell, Stephen Goodwin, and Lauren Groff, pay tribute to the late novelist, who served as chairman of the PEN/Faulkner Foundation for 30 years.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Books
Monday, May 2 at 7 p.m.
IN van Booy's novel Father's Day, a young girl reconnects with her troubled uncle after being orphaned.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, May 2 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$17–$20
Vocal
Monday, May 2 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Monday, May 2 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
Film
Now Playing
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 16—Dec. 24
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
May 22—Sept. 5
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
May 8—May 8
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Aug. 29—June 5
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
July 2—April 9
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
June 26—June 1
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
July 3—May 15
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
May 22—July 10
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
May 22—Sept. 16
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
July 3—Dec. 31
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 11—Nov. 6
National Air and Space Museum -
700 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
Nov. 15—May 15
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 16—Sept. 11
National Museum of African Art -
950 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 17—Sept. 18
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 16—May 13
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Museums
Nov. 13—July 10
Renwick Gallery -
1661 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Dec. 15—Oct. 23
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Oct. 3—Sept. 4
American Visionary Art Museum -
800 Key Highway, Baltimore
$20
Museums
Sept. 8—May 22
Dumbarton Oaks -
1703 32nd St. NW
$5–$10
Theater
April 1—May 8
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$55–$100
Theater
April 22—May 29
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$55–$100
Theater
April 21—May 22
$20–$45
Theater
April 21—May 8
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$35–$75
Theater
March 11—May 14
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$28–$69
Theater
April 7—May 8
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$42
Theater
April 21—May 29
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$55–$60
Theater
April 29—May 29
$15–$30
Theater
April 5—May 8
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$40–$85
Theater
April 27—May 29
Theater J -
1529 16th St. NW
$27–$67
Museums
Feb. 12—Feb. 12
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
April 7—July 24
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Museums
Feb. 13—July 31
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
March 5—Jan. 29
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
March 19—Sept. 18
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
April 16—July 24
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 13—June 12
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
$5–$18
Museums
Feb. 10—Jan. 8
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
April 7—Sept. 5
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
April 2—May 29
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 2—May 29
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 2—May 29
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 2—May 29
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
April 2—May 29
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 11—Sept. 4
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 26—Dec. 31
National Air and Space Museum -
700 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
Feb. 20—Sept. 5
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$7–$10
Museums
Feb. 22—June 3
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
April 3—July 24
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 3—May 15
National Museum of African Art -
950 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Jan. 23—Dec. 31
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 4—Dec. 31
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 29—May 22
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Museums
March 12—Jan. 8
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
April 1—Oct. 2
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 26—July 31
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 18—Oct. 2
United States Botanic Garden -
100 Maryland Ave. SW
Free
Galleries
April 28—June 5
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
March 28—May 28
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
April 28—May 29
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 30—May 22
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
April 27—May 28
Washington Printmakers Gallery -
1641 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
April 16—May 29
Target Gallery at Torpedo Factory -
105 N. Union St., Alexandria
Free
Museums
April 15—Nov. 6
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Galleries
March 25—May 13
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
March 25—May 13
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Theater
April 21—May 15
$15–$30
Classical
Tuesday, May 3 at 12 p.m.
Church of the Epiphany -
1317 G St. NW
Free
Classical
Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Classical
Tuesday, May 3 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Vocal
Tuesday, May 3 at 6:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 10 at 6:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 17 at 6:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 24 at 6:45 p.m. and Tuesday, May 31 at 6:45 p.m.
S. Dillon Ripley Center -
1100 Jefferson Dr. SW
$110–$150
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, May 3 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$32
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Tuesday, May 3 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Vocal
Tuesday, May 3 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Tuesday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Rock
Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m. and Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Theater
May 3—May 15
National Theatre -
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$48–$98
Dance
Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$10
Dance
Wednesday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May 8 at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 14 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May 15 at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
$32.25–$130
Jazz
Wednesday, May 4 at 5:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, May 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$22.50–$60
World
Wednesday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
Free
Comedy
Wednesday, May 4 at 8 p.m.
$25
Classical
Wednesday, May 4 at 10:15 a.m., Wednesday, May 11 at 10:15 a.m. and Wednesday, May 18 at 10:15 a.m.
S. Dillon Ripley Center -
1100 Jefferson Dr. SW
$80–$120
Rock
Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$23
Rock
Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$20
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, May 4 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Dance
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Jazz
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$35–$45
Jazz
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m., Thursday, May 5 at 10 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 10 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 10 p.m., Sunday, May 8 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 8 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$50–$55
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$15
World
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$37.50–$70
Gospel
Thursday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18
Classical
Thursday, May 5 at 7 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
Kennedy Center -
2700 F St. NW
$15–$89
DJ Nights
Thursday, May 5 at 10 p.m.
Marx Café -
3203 Mt. Pleasant St. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$13–$15
Vocal
Thursday, May 5 at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 12 at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 19 at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday, May 26 at 10:30 a.m.
S. Dillon Ripley Center -
1100 Jefferson Dr. SW
$120–$160
Jazz
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1635 Trap Road, Vienna
$22
Comedy
Thursday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 6 at 9:45 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 9:45 p.m. and Sunday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17–$20
Books
Thursday, May 5 at 7 p.m.
The author draws on family history in her debut novel When the Emperor Was Divine, which chronicles the experience of a Japanese family sent to an internment camp during World War II. Presented as part of Arlington Reads 2016.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Hip-Hop
Thursday, May 5 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$15
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$45
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Thursday, May 5 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Dance
Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May 8 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Hip-Hop
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
$22
Country
Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$65
Opera
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Go-Go
Friday, May 6 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$40–$50
Rock
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$18
Classical
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
DJ Nights
Friday, May 6 at 10 p.m.
Marx Café -
3203 Mt. Pleasant St. NW
Free
Country
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Comedy
Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 28 at 7:30 p.m.
$40.50
Comedy
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1635 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$28
Rock
Friday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Rock
Friday, May 6 at 7 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
DJ Nights
Friday, May 6 at 10:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$2–$5
Rock
Friday, May 6 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Electronic
Friday, May 6 at 10:30 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Friday, May 6 at 9 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Dance
Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$25–$38
Classical
Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Classical
Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax
Free
Vocal
Saturday, May 7 at 6 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Rock
Saturday, May 7 at 9:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$25
DJ Nights
Saturday, May 7 at 10 p.m.
Marx Café -
3203 Mt. Pleasant St. NW
Free
Country
Saturday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$55–$75
DJ Nights
Saturday, May 7 at 9:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
Classical
Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m.
$48
Funk & R&B
Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, May 7 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
Free
Theater
May 7—May 28
$30–$40
Galleries
May 7—June 4
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, May 8 at 5 p.m.
$15–$25
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Classical
Sunday, May 8 at 7 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax
$24–$40
Funk & R&B
Sunday, May 8 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$49.50–$100
Classical
Sunday, May 8 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, May 8 at 4:15 p.m.
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, May 8 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 8 p.m.
$10–$12
Talks
Sunday, May 8 at 2 p.m.
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 8 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Rock
Sunday, May 8 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
Museums
May 8—Sept. 18
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Electronic
Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Rock
Monday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
Rock
Monday, May 9 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Rock
Tuesday, May 10 at 8:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$37.50
Classical
Tuesday, May 10 at 7 p.m.
$60–$135
Rock
Tuesday, May 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Tuesday, May 10 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$14
Electronic
Tuesday, May 10 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Dance
Wednesday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m.
The Washington Ballet -
3515 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Rock
Wednesday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Wednesday, May 11 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$25
Classical
Wednesday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$15–$20
Classical
Wednesday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda
$17
Books
Wednesday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m.
A traumatized woman and a Cuban immigrant connect in the Florida Keys and through their companionship, begin to forgive themselves for past mistakes in Engel's new novel, The Veil of the Ocean.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Wednesday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$18
Rock
Wednesday, May 11 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Wednesday, May 11 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Electronic
Wednesday, May 11 at 10:30 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10–$15
Theater
May 11—June 19
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$86
Theater
May 11—June 19
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$15–$60
Classical
Thursday, May 12 at 7 p.m., Friday, May 13 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 14 at 8 p.m.
Kennedy Center -
2700 F St. NW
$15–$89
Rock
Thursday, May 12 at 7 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$50–$150
Rock
Thursday, May 12 at 12 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$12
Comedy
Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 13 at 9:45 p.m., Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 14 at 9:45 p.m. and Sunday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$15–$17
Talks
Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
$25
Rock
Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Thursday, May 12 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Electronic
Thursday, May 12 at 10:30 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15–$25
Theater
May 12—June 12
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$22–$65
Dance
Friday, May 13 at 7 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$20–$30
Rock
Friday, May 13 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$24.75–$39.75
DJ Nights
Friday, May 13 at 10 p.m.
Marx Café -
3203 Mt. Pleasant St. NW
Free
Jazz
Friday, May 13 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 14 at 5 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$30
DJ Nights
Friday, May 13 at 9:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
Electronic
Friday, May 13 at 12 p.m.
Free
Galleries
May 13—June 2
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Rock
Saturday, May 14 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$24.75–$33.75
Classical
Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$16–$20
Classical
Saturday, May 14 at 11 a.m. and Saturday, May 14 at 1:30 p.m.
Kennedy Center -
2700 F St. NW
$20
World
Saturday, May 14 at 9 p.m.
Library of Congress -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
DJ Nights
Saturday, May 14 at 10 p.m.
Marx Café -
3203 Mt. Pleasant St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
$16–$37
DJ Nights
Saturday, May 14 at 9:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
Classical
Saturday, May 14 at 9 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda
$40–$85
DJ Nights
Saturday, May 14 at 10 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, May 14 at 7 p.m.
Authors and readers come together at this annual celebration that the honors the best works of fiction published by an American citizen in a calendar year.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$100
Vocal
Sunday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Classical
Sunday, May 15 at 9 a.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4373 Mason Pond Drive, Fairfax
Free
Classical
Sunday, May 15 at 3:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$39.50–$55
Classical
Sunday, May 15 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, May 15 at 3 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda
$35–$99
Vocal
Sunday, May 15 at 4 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral -
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25–$77
Blues
Tuesday, May 17 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, May 17 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$25
Classical
Tuesday, May 17 at 1:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$20–$43
World
Tuesday, May 17 at 8 p.m.
Kennedy Center -
2700 F St. NW
$15–$60
Film
Tuesday, May 17 at 11 a.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Theater
May 17—June 26
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$108
Rock
Wednesday, May 18 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$30–$40
Classical
Wednesday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda
Free
Museums
May 18—Dec. 31
National Museum of African Art -
950 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Jazz
Thursday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda
$30
Country
Thursday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$50–$691.50
Comedy
Thursday, May 19 at 8 p.m. and Friday, May 20 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$45.50–$60.50
Comedy
Thursday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 20 at 9:45 p.m., Saturday, May 21 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 21 at 9:45 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$20
Books
Thursday, May 19 at 7 p.m.
The historian reads from his latest book, Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II, as part of the 2016 Arlington Reads campaign.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Theater
May 19—June 12
$20–$60
Museums
May 21—Jan. 16
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$7–$10
Museums
May 27—Sept. 5
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free

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