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Comedy
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$25
Comedy
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$10
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Hip-Hop
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$22.50–$35
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Hip-Hop
Friday, February 27 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$15–$50
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$18–$20
Blues
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$30
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20–$25
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 12 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 7 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 9 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Classical
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 9 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 9 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 11 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Electronic
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$19.75–$129.75
Jazz
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Blues
Friday, February 27 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Comet Ping Pong -
5037 Connecticut Ave. NW
$12
Hip-Hop
Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$13
Electronic
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$5–$12
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$14
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$30
Country
Friday, February 27 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Comedy
Friday, February 27 at 10:30 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$22
Film
Friday, February 27 at 9:30 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$12–$15
Film
Friday, February 27 at 7:15 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$7–$12
Books
Friday, February 27 at 12 p.m.
Many African-Americans attempted to "pass" as white in the 19th and early 20th centuries, leaving behind friends and family in order to pursue success. Historian Hobbs chronicles this decision in her book
A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
.
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Folk
Friday, February 27 at 4 p.m.
Sheraton Premiere -
8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner
$15–$95
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$65
Funk & R&B
Friday, February 27 at 7 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$27
Country
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25
DJ Nights
Friday, February 27 at 9:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Friday, February 27 at 8 p.m. and Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$43
Books
Friday, February 27 at 7 p.m.
The law professor and former counsel to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee explains how U.S. foreign policy has become "unwieldy" in National Security and Double Government.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
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
Film
Feb. 19—March 1
$12–$$40
Museums
March 8—May 25
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
Feb. 27—Feb. 27
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
May 11—Aug. 2
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
Jan. 27—March 8
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$40–$75
Theater
Feb. 4—March 1
Theatre on the Run -
3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington
$30–$35
Museums
Nov. 7—March 1
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 11—March 1
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Museums
Aug. 30—June 7
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Sept. 13—March 22
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 22—May 31
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Oct. 18—June 14
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
Nov. 22—May 31
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
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
Sept. 6—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
July 25—July 26
National Air and Space Museum -
700 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—June 14
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
Free
Museums
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
Feb. 6—March 1
1st Stage -
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean
$15–$28
Theater
Feb. 5—March 1
Anacostia Playhouse -
2020 Shannon Place SE
$25–$35
Theater
Feb. 6—March 8
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$40–$90
Theater
Feb. 5—March 8
$20–$45
Theater
Feb. 25—March 1
Gilbert C. Eastman Studio Theatre -
800 Florida Ave. NE
$5–$30
Theater
Feb. 5—March 1
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
Feb. 25—March 1
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$10–$15
Theater
Feb. 21—Feb. 28
$15
Theater
Jan. 21—March 15
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$55–$60
Theater
Feb. 4—March 1
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$30–$75
Theater
Feb. 25—March 22
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$22–$65
Theater
Feb. 3—March 8
Lansburgh Theatre -
450 7th St. NW
$20–$100
Galleries
Jan. 30—March 1
MARA home -
2213 14th St. NW
Free
Theater
Feb. 17—March 22
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$94
Theater
Feb. 5—March 1
Spooky Action Theater -
1810 16th St. NW
$10–$35
Theater
Feb. 11—March 22
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$15–$95
Theater
Feb. 5—Feb. 28
$15
Theater
Feb. 26—Feb. 28
THEARC -
1901 Mississippi Ave. SE
$15
Theater
Feb. 19—March 15
$20–$50
Theater
Feb. 9—March 8
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$40–$68
Galleries
Jan. 31—March 14
Addison/Ripley Fine Art -
1670 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
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
Feb. 4—April 25
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Feb. 26—April 12
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
Jan. 12—Feb. 28
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—April 24
Carroll Square Gallery -
975 F St. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 9—Feb. 28
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 13—March 15
DC Arts Center -
2438 18th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 27—March 28
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 4—Feb. 28
Foundry Gallery -
1314 18th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 9—Feb. 27
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Feb. 18—March 22
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 14—Feb. 27
Goethe-Institut Washington -
812 7th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 15—Feb. 28
Greater Reston Arts Center -
12001 Market St., Ste. 103, Reston
Free
Galleries
Jan. 17—March 28
Hemphill -
1515 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—Feb. 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—Feb. 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—Feb. 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 9—Feb. 28
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Jan. 9—March 7
Free
Galleries
Feb. 26—March 29
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 13—March 5
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 13—March 5
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 20—April 11
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 4—Feb. 28
Studio Gallery -
2108 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 4—Feb. 28
Studio Gallery -
2108 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—March 1
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—March 1
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 22—March 1
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Jan. 28—March 1
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Jan. 29—March 6
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
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
Jan. 28—March 6
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
Feb. 15—June 7
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
$5–$15
Museums
Jan. 24—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 12—July 25
Library of Congress James Madison Building -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
Jan. 24—Aug. 30
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
Jan. 14—Dec. 29
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
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
Feb. 6—March 7
Susan Calloway Fine Art -
1643 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Free
Galleries
Feb. 5—Feb. 28
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
Free
Museums
Feb. 5—March 29
Free
Galleries
Feb. 6—Feb. 28
Arts Club of Washington -
2017 I St. NW
Free
Theater
Jan. 4—Dec. 27
American Poetry Museum -
716 Monroe St. #25
$15–$20
Theater
Feb. 12—March 7
Next Stop Theatre -
269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon
$28
Museums
Oct. 4—Aug. 30
American Visionary Art Museum -
800 Key Highway, Baltimore
$9.95–$15.95
Film
Feb. 25—March 1
$11
Comedy
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
Free
Comedy
Friday, February 27 at 10 p.m.
Comedy Spot -
4238 Wilson Blvd, Arlington
$15
Special Events
Friday, February 27 at 6 p.m.
Chinatown Friendship Archway -
7th Street and H streets NW
$30

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