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Books
Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
Tolan reads from Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land, the story of a Palestinian musician who made a career as a member of Daniel Barenboim’s West-Eastern Divan orchestra and later returned to Palestine to open a music school.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, May 4 at 6:30 p.m.
The author investigates the origins of DNA in The Least Likely Man: Marshall Nirenberg and the Discovery of the Genetic Code.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
Berry and DeJesus, who escaped after being kidnapped for more than 10 years, share their story of survival with Washington Post journalists Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan in the memoir Hope: A Memoir of Survival in Cleveland.
Free
Books
Monday, May 4 at 6:30 p.m.
The author discusses his latest novel, The Dig, with critic John Wilwol.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
The actress and activist reads from her new book, Whatever...Love Is Love: Questioning the Labels We Give Ourselves.
$17–$38
Rock
Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Monday, May 4 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Monday, May 4 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$40–$65
Rock
Monday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Jazz
Monday, May 4 at 6 p.m.
Free
Museums
March 30—May 31
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
April 28—April 28
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
Museums
March 10—March 11
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
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
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
Theater
April 24—June 7
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$110
Theater
April 23—May 24
$20–$45
Theater
March 13—May 20
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$27–$69
Theater
April 16—May 10
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
April 15—May 10
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$18–$75
Theater
April 17—May 17
$15–$30
Theater
April 29—May 17
Rep Stage at Howard Community College -
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$15–$40
Theater
April 15—May 10
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
May 1—May 23
$15
Theater
April 23—May 17
$20–$50
Galleries
April 11—June 27
Adamson Gallery -
1515 14th St. NW, Suite 202
Free
Galleries
April 18—June 27
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
March 7—July 26
Mosaic -
2910 District Ave., Fairfax
Free
Galleries
April 15—July 31
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
April 16—May 31
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
March 16—May 9
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
May 1—May 30
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
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
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
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
May 3—July 26
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
May 1—Aug. 16
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
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
Museums
April 3—Aug. 30
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
April 24—Sept. 7
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Galleries
April 9—June 14
$50
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
Galleries
April 20—June 12
Tate Gallery of Christ Congregational Church -
9525 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
Free
Theater
April 17—May 10
Anacostia Arts Center -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
$22
Galleries
April 18—June 11
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
May 2—July 4
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
April 25—May 30
Civilian Art Projects -
1019 7th St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 24—June 14
DC Arts Center -
2438 18th St. NW
Free
Galleries
May 1—May 30
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 17—July 11
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
May 2—May 31
Pleasant Plains Workshop -
2608 Georgia Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
May 1—May 31
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
April 29—May 31
Washington Printmakers Gallery -
8230 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring
Free
Museums
April 4—Sept. 7
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
$5
Funk & R&B
Monday, May 4 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
Free

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