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World
Wednesday, April 1 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$28
Rock
Wednesday, April 1 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$25
Rock
Wednesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m.
$35–$45
Jazz
Wednesday, April 1 at 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 1 at 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 8 at 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 8 at 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 15 at 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 15 at 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 22 at 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 29 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 29 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Rock
Wednesday, April 1 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$25
Electronic
Wednesday, April 1 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Books
Wednesday, April 1 at 7 p.m.
The author reads from The Wedding Gift, her novel about the relationship between a wealthy young woman, her illegitimate slave sister, and the decisions that will lead to her family's destruction.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, April 1 at 6 p.m., Thursday, April 2 at 6 p.m. and Friday, April 3 at 6 p.m.
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 1 at 6:30 p.m.
The author reads from her new memoir Orchard House, which chronicles the renewed relationship between her and her mother that develops as they take over an abandoned garden.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Film
Now Playing
Free
Film
Now Playing
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
Theater
Oct. 1—Dec. 31
$48
Museums
March 8—May 25
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
May 11—Aug. 2
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
Aug. 30—June 7
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
Dec. 13—June 14
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
Dec. 20—Dec. 20
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
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
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
Dec. 5—April 12
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. 12—April 12
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Theater
March 6—April 26
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$70–$110
Theater
March 13—May 20
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$27–$69
Theater
March 19—April 11
Forum Theatre at Silver Spring Black Box Theatre -
8641 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$30–$35
Theater
March 25—April 4
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$15–$25
Theater
April 1—April 26
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$50–$55
Theater
March 17—April 26
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$110
Theater
March 10—April 26
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$39–$94
Theater
March 11—April 19
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$78
Theater
March 18—April 19
Theater J -
1529 16th St. NW
$10–$65
Theater
March 30—April 26
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$40–$68
Galleries
Jan. 24—April 4
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Jan. 24—April 4
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
March 7—July 26
Mosaic -
2910 District Ave., Fairfax
Free
Galleries
Feb. 4—April 25
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Feb. 26—April 12
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
March 16—May 9
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—April 24
Carroll Square Gallery -
975 F St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 20—May 1
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
March 25—May 3
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 5—May 1
Goethe-Institut Washington -
812 7th St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 20—May 1
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
March 27—April 16
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
March 27—April 16
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 20—April 11
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 14—April 25
Transformer Gallery -
1404 P St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 27—April 26
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Feb. 2—April 30
Capitol Skyline Hotel -
10 I St. SW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 5—April 24
1200 First St. NE -
1200 First St. NE
Free
Galleries
Jan. 14—April 26
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris St. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 26—Oct. 25
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 2—Nov. 15
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Feb. 19—July 7
Art Museum of the Americas -
201 18th St. NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 10—Sept. 30
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
$5
Museums
March 19—Aug. 23
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Museums
March 7—Sept. 6
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
Feb. 15—June 7
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
$5–$15
Museums
March 13—May 15
Kreeger Museum -
2401 Foxhall Road NW
$10
Museums
Feb. 12—July 25
Library of Congress James Madison Building -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
March 6—Jan. 10
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—Aug. 30
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
March 21—Dec. 27
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
March 2—June 12
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
March 25—Oct. 11
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Museums
Jan. 14—Dec. 29
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
March 13—Jan. 10
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 13—June 28
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
Feb. 7—May 10
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
Feb. 7—May 10
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
Feb. 27—Aug. 2
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Galleries
March 27—April 25
Anacostia Arts Center -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Feb. 28—April 18
Robert Brown Gallery -
1662 33rd St. NW
Free
Theater
Jan. 4—Dec. 27
American Poetry Museum -
716 Monroe St. #25
$15–$20
Museums
Oct. 4—Aug. 30
American Visionary Art Museum -
800 Key Highway, Baltimore
$9.95–$15.95
Theater
March 26—June 24
$19–$49
Jazz
Wednesday, April 1, Wednesday, April 8, Wednesday, April 15 & Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Dance
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
$24–$30
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$18
Blues
Thursday, April 2 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$15–$17
World
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m.
$25
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$18
Electronic
Thursday, April 2 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Vocal
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$28–$58
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$30
Funk & R&B
Thursday, April 2 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Comedy
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 3 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 3 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 4 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17–$20
Books
Thursday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
Maisie Dobbs gets wrapped up in a murder case while traveling from India back to England in the latest mystery by Jacqueline Winspear.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Jazz
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Rock
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Country
Thursday, April 2 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
DJ Nights
Thursday, April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Theater
April 2—April 19
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$75–$90
Galleries
April 2—May 3
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Folk
Friday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$25
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$55–$75
World
Friday, April 3 at 8:30 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$39–$209
Folk
Friday, April 3 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$24–$28
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Comedy
Friday, April 3 at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 4 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$10
Film
Friday, April 3 at 9:45 p.m. and Saturday, April 4 at 10:45 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Jazz
Friday, April 3 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Rock
Friday, April 3 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Film
Opens April 3
Film
Opens April 3
Free
Theater
April 3—May 3
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$55–$100
Galleries
April 3—April 25
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 3—April 25
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
April 3—April 25
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Museums
April 3—Aug. 30
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Dance
Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Dance
Saturday, April 4 at 7 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$15–$20
Vocal
Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Vocal
Saturday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m.
$25–$75
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$65–$175
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$27
Blues
Saturday, April 4 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, May 2 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
DJ Nights
Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$22
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$25
Folk
Saturday, April 4 at 5 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Rock
Saturday, April 4 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Jazz
Saturday, April 4 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Galleries
April 4—May 3
The Fridge -
Rear Alley, 516 Eighth St. SE
Free
Rock
Sunday, April 5 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Jazz
Sunday, April 5 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 5 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Gospel
Sunday, April 5 at 10 a.m., Sunday, April 5 at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, April 5 at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 10 at 10 a.m., Sunday, May 10 at 12:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 10 at 3 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$45
Jazz
Monday, April 6 at 8 p.m. and Monday, April 6 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Rock
Monday, April 6 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Books
Monday, April 6 at 6:30 p.m.
The co-authors and owners of the Argonaut restaurant on H Street NE share their experiences dealing with addiction in Torn Together: One Family's Journey Through Addiction, Treatment, and the Restaurant Industry.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Monday, April 6 at 7 p.m.
The author, a former ambassador, tells stories from his career in the State Department in Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Dance
Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m.
$25–$98
Folk
Tuesday, April 7 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Rock
Tuesday, April 7 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, April 7 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$13–$18
Rock
Tuesday, April 7 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$14
Rock
Tuesday, April 7 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15
Books
Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Authors Gurganus and Strout are well known for chronicling life in small-town America. They discuss their affinity for the subject and read from their work at the Folger.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Rock
Tuesday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Books
Tuesday, April 7 at 6:30 p.m.
The former NPR correspondent reads from her new novel, The Bullet, which follows a young womna's search for understanding after learning about the murder of her biological parents.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, April 7 at 7 p.m.
The author, who is also a poet and the editor of Hokum: An Anthology of African-American Humor, reads from his new satirical novel, The Sellout.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Dance
Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 6:30 p.m.
$45–$145
World
Wednesday, April 8 at 9 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$25–$60
Classical
Wednesday, April 8 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Electronic
Wednesday, April 8 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$18
Jazz
Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$15–$20
Jazz
Wednesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$30–$40
Books
Wednesday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m.
Graeber, an anthropologist at the London School of Economics, discusses the ways that bureaucracy rules our lives in The Utopia of Rules: On Technology, Stupidity, and the Secret Joys of Bureaucracy. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, April 8 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Books
Wednesday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m.
The author describes how the people and city of Paris responded to the Nazi invasion during World War II in his new book, When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940–1944.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m.
The author, who is also a poet and the editor of Hokum: An Anthology of African-American Humor, reads from his new satirical novel, The Sellout.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 8 at 7 p.m.
Simic, a popular essayist, cultural critic, and poet shares excerpts from his latest collections, The Life of Images and The Lunatic.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Theater
April 8—May 3
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$10–$50
Rock
Thursday, April 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$46
Classical
Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$22.50–$25
Jazz
Thursday, April 9 at 7 p.m. and Thursday, April 9 at 9 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Jazz
Thursday, April 9 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$30
Rock
Thursday, April 9 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
World
Thursday, April 9 at 12 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Comedy
Thursday, April 9 at 7:45 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$22
Comedy
Thursday, April 9 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$22
Rock
Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35
Jazz
Thursday, April 9 at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 9 at 10 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 10 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 10 p.m., Sunday, April 12 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$60
Books
Thursday, April 9 at 7 p.m.
The bestselling author reads from her new novel, The Precious One, which follows estranged half-sisters who slowly begin to reunite.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Country
Thursday, April 9 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Books
Thursday, April 9 at 6:30 p.m.
The authors of the popular "Go Fug Yourself" blog read from their first novel for adults, The Royal We.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
April 9—June 14
$50
Dance
Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 12 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Dance
Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m.
$40–$45
Rock
Friday, April 10 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Funk & R&B
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$39.50–$75
Rock
Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$22
Jazz
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 5 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$30
Jazz
Friday, April 10 at 9 p.m., Friday, April 10 at 11 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, April 11 at 11 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$15
Classical
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35
Funk & R&B
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m.
$45–$125
Blues
Friday, April 10 at 9 p.m. and Friday, May 8 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$30
Classical
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 5 p.m., Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 2 p.m.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$37
Jazz
Friday, April 10 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Blues
Friday, April 10 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Museums
Friday, April 10 at 12:30 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Downtown -
555 12th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 10 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Books
Friday, April 10 at 7 p.m.
Nafisi, a Johns Hopkins University professor and the author of Reading Lolita in Tehran, discusses her work and accepts the Smithsonian Accociates' Benjamin Franklin Creativity Laureate Award.
S. Dillon Ripley Center -
1100 Jefferson Dr. SW
$20–$25
Rock
Friday, April 10 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$16–$18
Jazz
Friday, April 10 at 8 p.m. and Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Theater
April 10—May 3
1st Stage -
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean
$15–$28
Theater
April 10—May 3
The Hub Theatre at John Swayze Theatre -
9431 Silver King Court, Fairfax
$20–$30
Dance
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 7 p.m.
Jack Guidone Theater -
5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$15–$20
Dance
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Rock
Saturday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$22–$45
DJ Nights
Saturday, April 11 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$10–$12.50
Rock
Saturday, April 11 at 8:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$20
Rock
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Electronic
Saturday, April 11 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Blues
Saturday, April 11 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, May 9 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Folk
Saturday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Theater
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m.
Weinberg Center for the Arts -
20 West Patrick Street, Frederick
$12.50–$30
Classical
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 3 p.m.
$5–$80
Rock
Saturday, April 11 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Jazz
Saturday, April 11 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Galleries
April 11—June 27
Adamson Gallery -
1515 14th St. NW, Suite 202
Free
Folk
Sunday, April 12 at 2 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$5–$15
Classical
Sunday, April 12 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Jazz
Sunday, April 12 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 at 8:30 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
Rock
Sunday, April 12 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$43–$73
Vocal
Sunday, April 12 at 4 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$28–$46
Rock
Sunday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Sunday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$49.50
Rock
Monday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$60
Jazz
Monday, April 13 at 8 p.m. and Monday, April 13 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Rock
Monday, April 13 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$13
Film
Monday, April 13 at 9:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 14 at 9:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 15 at 9:30 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$7–$12
Books
Monday, April 13 at 7 p.m.
The author, a longtime Washington Post reporter, explores the life of the First Lady in Michelle Obama: A Life.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$22
Vocal
Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$30–$40
Film
Tuesday, April 14 at 2 p.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Books
Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m.
The acclaimed novelist chronicles five generations of family members living in Northern California in her new novel, The Children's Crusade.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$65
Film
Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
Free
Country
Wednesday, April 15 at 8 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$28–$46
Rock
Wednesday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Rock
Wednesday, April 15 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$17.50
Rock
Wednesday, April 15 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$38–$88
Rock
Wednesday, April 15 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
Country
Wednesday, April 15 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Books
Wednesday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m.
Keri, a staff writer for Grantland.com, leads a panel discussion with several other writers for the sports and entertainment website. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Rock
Wednesday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15–$18
Theater
April 15—May 10
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$18–$75
Theater
April 15—May 10
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Galleries
April 15—July 31
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Dance
Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m. and Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Lansburgh Theatre -
450 7th St. NW
$30
Dance
Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$10–$15
Rock
Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m. and Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
World
Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$24
Rock
Thursday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m.
DAR Constitution Hall -
1776 D St. NW
$53–$145
Rock
Thursday, April 16 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Folk
Thursday, April 16 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Comedy
Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 17 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17–$20
Books
Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m.
Miller, the notorious New York Times reporter who got drawn into the middle of the Plame Affair, recounts her version of the events in The Story: A Reporter's Journey.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Country
Thursday, April 16 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Theater
April 16—May 10
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Galleries
April 16—May 31
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
April 16—July 3
Greater Reston Arts Center -
12001 Market St., Ste. 103, Reston
Free
Galleries
April 16—July 3
Greater Reston Arts Center -
12001 Market St., Ste. 103, Reston
Free
Dance
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Alden Theatre -
1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean
$35–$50
Dance
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
Dance
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$20–$30
Dance
Friday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 19 at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 1:30 p.m.
$50–$250
Electronic
Friday, April 17 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$75–$100
Jazz
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$30
Classical
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Country
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$27–$68
Rock
Friday, April 17 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
World
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$27–$30
Blues
Friday, April 17 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, April 17 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12.50–$15
Jazz
Friday, April 17 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$25
Comedy
Friday, April 17 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 18 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$22
Comedy
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$30–$45
Vocal
Friday, April 17 at 4 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral -
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$15–$75
Jazz
Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Theater
April 17—May 17
$15–$30
Dance
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 7 p.m.
Jack Guidone Theater -
5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Dance
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Dance
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 4 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$34–$56
Classical
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 3:30 p.m.
Casa Italiana -
595 1/2 3rd St. NW
$16–$35
Opera
Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Jazz
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m.
$20
Rock
Saturday, April 18 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$17
Blues
Saturday, April 18 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Film
Saturday, April 18 at 6 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Special Events
Saturday, April 18 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Jazz
Saturday, April 18 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Galleries
April 18—June 27
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Theater
Sunday, April 19 at 2 p.m.
Alden Theatre -
1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean
$15–$20
Rock
Sunday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$22–$30
Classical
Sunday, April 19 at 3 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Classical
Sunday, April 19 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Jazz
Sunday, April 19 at 8 p.m.
$25
Jazz
Sunday, April 19 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Rock
Sunday, April 19 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$25–$35
Rock
Sunday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Books
Sunday, April 19 at 1 p.m.
NPR reporter Simon describes his fond relationship with his late mother in Unforgettable: A Son, a Mother, and the Lessons of a Lifetime, which originated as a series of tweets.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, April 20 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Jazz
Monday, April 20 at 8 p.m. and Monday, April 20 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Folk
Tuesday, April 21 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$28
Books
Tuesday, April 21 at 12 p.m.
Martin explores the origin of America's bohemian movement from the perspective of poet Walt Whitman in his new book Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians.
Free
Books
Tuesday, April 21 at 7 p.m.
Crosby reads from the second novel in her Sophie Medina mystery series, in which the freelance photojournalist must find a hidden treasure before a murderer finds her.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Theater
April 21—April 26
National Theatre -
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$48–$98
Country
Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$27
Comedy
Wednesday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$20
Dance
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Classical
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$22.50–$25
Folk
Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$28
Rock
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Comedy
Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 25 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$20
Books
Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelson discusses his latest cookbook, Marcus Off-Duty, and his own food preferences with Nat Geo Studios executive producer Pam Caragol Wells.
$40.50–$45
Theater
April 23—May 17
$20–$50
Theater
April 23—May 24
$20–$45
Theater
April 23—April 26
Catholic University of America -
620 Michigan Ave. NE
$5–$15
Dance
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
World
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$20–$35
Dance
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 4 p.m.
Publick Playhouse -
5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly,
$20–$25
Folk
Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$23
World
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$45–$75
Blues
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Rock
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$47–$67
Classical
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35
Blues
Friday, April 24 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Comedy
Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, April 25 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 25 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$25
Theater
April 24—June 7
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$110
Museums
April 24—Sept. 7
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Dance
Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Jack Guidone Theater -
5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Dance
Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Funk & R&B
Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$42.50–$80
Folk
Saturday, April 25 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18
Classical
Saturday, April 25 at 1 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Vocal
Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
$38
Rock
Saturday, April 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
World
Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$27–$30
Blues
Saturday, April 25 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, April 25 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$25–$35
Books
Saturday, April 25 at 6 p.m.
Daum appears to discuss Selfish, Shallow, and Self-Absorbed, a collection of essays from different authors about not having children, which she edited.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, April 26 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Jazz
Sunday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$15–$20
Classical
Sunday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Rock
Sunday, April 26 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Books
Sunday, April 26 at 2 p.m.
Moss reads from her debut novel, The Language of Paradise, while Bowles discusses her poetry collection, The Gatherer.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Jazz
Monday, April 27 at 8 p.m. and Monday, April 27 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Rock
Tuesday, April 28 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$45
Books
Tuesday, April 28 at 7 p.m.
The National Book Award-winning poet reads from his new collection, How to Be Drawn.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Wednesday, April 29 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$36
Folk
Wednesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$30
Rock
Wednesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Theater
April 29—May 17
Rep Stage at Howard Community College -
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$15–$40
Funk & R&B
Thursday, April 30 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$37.50–$75
Rock
Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
Hip-Hop
Thursday, April 30 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Classical
Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, April 30 at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 30 at 10 p.m., Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 1 at 10 p.m., Saturday, May 2 at 8 p.m., Saturday, May 2 at 10 p.m., Sunday, May 3 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 3 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$30
Country
Thursday, April 30 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Dance
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 2 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$29–$48
World
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$40–$60
Rock
Friday, May 1 at 4 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$60–$210
Blues
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Rock
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$48–$88
Books
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m.
The acclaimed fantasy author reads from his work and discusses his career.
DAR Constitution Hall -
1776 D St. NW
$34.50–$57
Rock
Friday, May 1 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35.50
Comedy
Friday, May 1 at 8 p.m., Saturday, May 2 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 2 at 9:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25
Rock
Friday, May 1 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$13–$15
Theater
May 1—May 23
$15
Galleries
May 1—May 30
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
May 1—May 30
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
May 1—May 21
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Museums
May 1—Aug. 16
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Dance
Saturday, May 2 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 3 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Folk
Saturday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$25–$32
Folk
Saturday, May 2 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Rock
Saturday, May 2 at 9 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Folk
Saturday, May 2 at 8 p.m.
$12–$15
Folk
Saturday, May 2 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, May 2 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Books
Saturday, May 2 at 7 p.m.
The winner of the nation's largest peer-judged fiction prize is announced at this celebration that also features readings from a variety of acclaimed authors.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$100
Dance
Saturday, May 2 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, May 3 at 2 p.m.
Weinberg Center for the Arts -
20 West Patrick Street, Frederick
$12–$20
Funk & R&B
Sunday, May 3 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$100
Classical
Sunday, May 3 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$30–$50
Classical
Sunday, May 3 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Folk
Sunday, May 3 at 6 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Books
Sunday, May 3 at 2 p.m.
The poets discuss their new work; Ali reads from Trouble Sleeping and Dargan reads from Honest Engine.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Museums
May 3—July 26
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Classical
Tuesday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
Free
Rock
Tuesday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Tuesday, May 5 at 7 p.m.
DAR Constitution Hall -
1776 D St. NW
$49
Rock
Tuesday, May 5 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$58.50–$93.50
Dance
Wednesday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 9 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May 10 at 1:30 p.m., Sunday, May 10 at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May 17 at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m.
$30–$125
World
Wednesday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
Free
Folk
Wednesday, May 6 at 8 p.m.
$20–$23
Classical
Wednesday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Vocal
Wednesday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$15–$20
Theater
May 6—June 7
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$50–$55
Theater
May 6—May 31
Anacostia Playhouse -
2020 Shannon Place SE
$20–$35
Theater
May 6—May 31
$25–$45
Rock
Thursday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$22
Folk
Thursday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$22
Comedy
Thursday, May 7 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 8 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 8 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, May 9 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 9 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$22
Country
Thursday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
Galleries
May 7—June 7
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Friday, May 8 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Galleries
May 8—June 26
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
May 8—June 26
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Classical
Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$14–$20
Jazz
Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$20–$29
World
Saturday, May 9 at 8 p.m.
Publick Playhouse -
5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly,
$20
Rock
Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$45–$75
Film
Saturday, May 9 at 6 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$10–$30
Comedy
Saturday, May 9 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$20
Film
Saturday, May 9 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 9 at 9 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$18
Classical
Saturday, May 9 at 2 p.m.
$35
Books
Saturday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Visiting poet Hoffman and former Northern Virginia Community College professor Herrington read from their recent work at this gathering.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Galleries
May 9—May 31
The Fridge -
Rear Alley, 516 Eighth St. SE
Free
Galleries
May 9—June 6
Anacostia Arts Center -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Jazz
Sunday, May 10 at 6 p.m.
Free
Classical
Sunday, May 10 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Comedy
Sunday, May 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$35
Vocal
Sunday, May 10 at 4:30 p.m.
Saint Luke Catholic Church -
7001 Georgetown Pike, McLean
$20–$30
Museums
May 11—Nov. 13
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Rock
Tuesday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$25
Film
Tuesday, May 12 at 2 p.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Rock
Tuesday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
Books
Tuesday, May 12 at 7 p.m.
Romance novelist Robuck reads from her latest work, The House of Hawthorne.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Theater
May 12—June 21
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$37–$75
Theater
May 12—June 28
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$95
Dance
Wednesday, May 13 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
$41–$135
Folk
Wednesday, May 13 at 8 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$22–$35
Theater
May 13—June 21
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$22–$65
Theater
May 13—June 21
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$78
Theater
May 13—June 14
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$15–$95
Jazz
Thursday, May 14 at 12 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$12
Rock
Thursday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$45.50–$73.50
Books
Thursday, May 14 at 10:30 a.m.
Albee explains fashion to children in her new volume, Why'd They Wear That?: Fashion as the Mirror of History .
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$49.50
Dance
Friday, May 15 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 17 at 3 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$35–$55
Comedy
Friday, May 15 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 15 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at 8 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 17 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$22
Dance
Saturday, May 16 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 17 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Museums
May 16—Dec. 24
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
May 18—Sept. 20
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Dance
Wednesday, May 20 at 7:30 p.m.
$20
Theater
May 21—June 13
Forum Theatre at Silver Spring Black Box Theatre -
8641 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$30–$35
Museums
May 22—Sept. 5
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Film
Saturday, May 23 at 2 p.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Theater
May 25—June 21
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$40–$68
Galleries
May 25—July 18
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Cabaret
Thursday, May 28 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 29 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 30 at 8 p.m.
Source Theatre -
1835 14th St. NW
$16–$35
Comedy
Thursday, May 28 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 29 at 8 p.m., Friday, May 29 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, May 30 at 8 p.m., Saturday, May 30 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 31 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$22–$25
Theater
May 28—June 21
Spooky Action Theater -
1810 16th St. NW
$10–$35
Dance
Friday, May 29 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, May 30 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
Comedy
Friday, May 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$45
Theater
May 29—June 21
1st Stage -
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean
$18–$25
Special Events
May 30—Aug. 14
International School of Music -
10450 Auto Park Ave., Bethesda
$108–$498
Special Events
June 1—Aug. 7
Geneva Day School -
11931 Seven Locks Rd., Potomac
$225–$275
Theater
June 2—July 5
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$110
Theater
June 4—June 28
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
June 4—June 8
$35
Cabaret
Friday, June 5 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, June 7 at 2:30 p.m.
Mexican Cultural Institute -
2829 16th St. NW
$16–$35
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 14
Evergreen School -
10700 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring
$295–$1035
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Calleva Farm -
19120 Martinsburg Road, Dickerson
$495–$995
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 7
Washington Episcopal School -
5600 Little Falls Parkway, Bethesda
$290–$385
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Dynamite Gymnastics Center -
4956 Boiling Brook Parkway, Rockville
$150–$345
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Michael & Son Sportsplex Dulles -
21610 Atlantic Blvd., Sterling
$50–$310
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Imagination Stage -
4908 Auburn Ave., Bethesda
$249–$1195
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
CREATE! Arts Center -
816 Thayer Avenue, Silver Spring
$295–$540
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Michael & Son Sportsplex Rockville -
60 Southlawn Ct., Rockville
$50–$310
Special Events
June 8—Aug. 28
Silver Stars Gymnastics -
2701 Pittman Drive, Silver Spring
$245–$310
Special Events
June 8—July 31
$175–$400
Special Events
June 13—Aug. 3
St. Peter's School -
2900 Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$259–$299
Special Events
June 13—Aug. 21
Maryland Youth Ballet -
926 Ellsworth Drive, Silver Spring
$35–$1900
Special Events
June 14—Aug. 15
Camp Hidden Meadows -
17739 Potomac Highland Trail, Bartow
$855–$6850
Special Events
June 14—Aug. 16
Camp Horizons -
3586 Horizons Way, Harrisonburg
$1200–$2950
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 7
Burgundy Farm Country Day School -
3700 Burgundy Road, Alexandria
$375
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Georgetown Hill -
12154 Darnestown Rd. Suite 622, Gaithersburg
$280–$380
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 7
Earth Treks Rock Climbing -
725 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$110–$425
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Reddemeade Equestrian Center -
1701 Ednor Road, Silver Spring
$475–$825
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 14
Woodland Horse Center -
16301 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring
$400–$820
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Valley Mill Camp -
15101 Seneca Road, Germantown
$515–$4635
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Adventure Theatre -
7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo
$800–$1200
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 7
Barrie School -
13500 Layhill Road,, Silver Spring
$355–$570
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Clara Barton Center for Children -
7425 MacArthur Blvd, Cabin John
$340–$775
Special Events
June 15—July 24
Concord Hill School -
6050 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase
$225–$280
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 14
Georgetown Prep School -
10900 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda
$990–$4295
Special Events
June 15—July 24
Stone Ridge School -
9101 Rockville Pike, Bethesda
$375–$736
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Columbia Horse Center -
10400 Gorman Rd, Laurel
$310–$860
Special Events
June 15—July 31
Langley School -
1411 Balls Hill Road, McLean
$215–$1300
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 14
Georgetown Day School -
4530 MacArthur Blvd. NW
$775–$825
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 14
Bethesda Big Train -
Shirley Povich Field, Bethesda
$160–$395
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Flying Kick Fitness Center -
4711 Chase Ave., Bethesda, MD
$299–$2125
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Potomac Horse Center -
, North Potomac
$525–$5050
Special Events
June 15—Aug. 21
Round House Theatre Education Center -
925 Wayne Ave., Silver Spring
$300–$500
Special Events
June 16—July 31
$125–$352
Special Events
June 17—Aug. 16
Edmund Burke School -
4101 Connecticut Avenue, NW
$440
Special Events
June 18—Aug. 7
Timber Ridge Camp -
Route 1 Box 470, High View
$3400–$9650
Special Events
June 21—Aug. 21
YMCA Camp Letts -
PO Box 208, 4003 Camp Letts Road, Edgewater
$325–$799
Special Events
June 21—Aug. 15
Camp Twin Creeks -
9235 Huntersville Road, Marlinton
$2645–$5190
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 22
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$190–$325
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 21
Capitol Hill Arts Workshop -
545 7th St. SE
$275–$1200
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 24
Curiosity Zone -
43135 Broadlands Center Plaza, Suite 123, Ashburn
$229–$380
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 28
Harmonia School of Music and Arts -
204 F Mill Street, Vienna
$255–$655
Special Events
June 22—July 31
Stu Vetter's Basketball Camp -
1849 Clover Meadow Drive, Vienna
$175–$225
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 14
Pinecrest School -
7209 Quiet Cove, Annandale
$225–$240
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 7
Burning Tree Elementary School -
7900 Beech Tree Road, Bethesda
$190–$285
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 21
The Art League School - Madison Annex -
305 Madison Street, Alexandria
$155–$345
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 7
Casey Trees -
3030 12th St. NE,
Free
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 7
Beauvoir School -
3500 Woodley Road, NW
$285–$875
Special Events
June 22—July 10
$250–$750
Theater
June 22—July 31
Lowell School -
640 Kalmia Road NW
$375–$1575
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 21
$315–$985
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 7
Washington International School -
1690 36th Street NW
$165–$890
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 31
Acorn Hill -
9504 Brunett Avenue, Silver Spring
$525–$745
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 14
Sandy Spring Friends School -
16923 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring
$65–$790
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 28
Congressional Schools of Virginia -
3229 Sleepy Hollow Road, Falls Church
$400–$825
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 14
Alliance Française de Washington -
2142 Wyoming Ave. NW
$395–$485
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 28
Fairfax Collegiate -
722 Grant Street, Suite J, Herndon
$425–$760
Special Events
June 22—July 31
Green Hedges School -
415 Windover Avenue NW, Vienna
$275–$350
Special Events
June 22—July 31
Kintz-Mejia Academy of Ballet -
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean
$500–$3000
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 21
Lopez Studios Performing Arts Preparatory School -
11425 Isaac Newton Square, Reston
$290–$1475
Special Events
June 22—Aug. 21
Circle Yoga -
3838 Northampton St., NW
$250–$365
Special Events
June 22—July 31
$950–$2500
Special Events
June 22—June 26
National Cathedral School -
3609 Woodley Rd N.W.
$285–$475
Special Events
June 22—Sept. 4
2267 -
,
$70–$450
Special Events
June 22—Sept. 4
Sportrock Climbing Center–Sterling -
45935 Maries Road, Sterling
$70–$450
Special Events
June 22—July 31
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$865–$925
Special Events
June 27—Aug. 22
Camp Watonka -
328 Wangum Falls Road, Hawley
$2700–$7300
Special Events
June 28—Aug. 15
Camp Rim Rock for Girls -
343 Camp Rim Rock Road, Yellow Spring
$1350–$4450
Special Events
June 28—Aug. 17
Longacre -
6514 Creek Road, Newport
$1799–$6799
Special Events
June 29—Aug. 14
Auburn School -
9545 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring
$275–$600
Special Events
June 30—Aug. 22
Reston Montessori School -
1928 Isaac Newton Square West, Reston
$530–$875
Special Events
July 6—July 31
Writopia Lab -
4000 Albermarle Street, Suite 308, Washington, DC 20016
$180–$560
Special Events
July 6—July 31
Highwood Theatre -
914 Silver Spring Avenue, Suite 102, Silver Spring
$250–$1000
Special Events
July 6—Aug. 14
Berrend Dance Centre -
3460 Olney-Laytonsville Road, Suite 210, Olney
$300–$1325
Special Events
July 6—Aug. 21
DC Fencers Club -
9330 Fraser Avenue, Silver Spring
$330
Special Events
July 7—Aug. 29
My Gym Bethesda -
5110 Ridgefield Road, Bethesda
$25–$45
Theater
July 10—Aug. 9
$15–$30
Special Events
July 13—Aug. 7
DAR Museum -
1776 D St. NW
$345–$395
Theater
July 17—Aug. 8
$32–$40
Special Events
July 22—July 26
College of Notre Dame -
4701 N Charles St, Baltimore
$575–$1195
Special Events
July 27—Aug. 14
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$382.50–$425
Special Events
Aug. 3—Aug. 14
Krav Maga First Defense -
291 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon
$420
Special Events
Aug. 10—Aug. 21
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$84–$400
Comedy
Friday, August 14 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, August 14 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, August 15 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, August 15 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$22

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