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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
Books
Tuesday, April 21 at 7 p.m.
Dwyer tells the story of Chucky Taylor, the son of former Liberian president Charles Taylor who went from a normal Florida teenager to a war criminal after visiting his father, in American Warlord: A True Story.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m.
The novelist and employee of D.C. Public Libraries reads from her debut book, The Turner House.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Classical
Tuesday, April 21 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Tuesday, April 21 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Electronic
Tuesday, April 21 at 8 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Tuesday, April 21 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$8
Folk
Tuesday, April 21 at 8 p.m.
$18–$20
Rock
Tuesday, April 21 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Film
Now Playing
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 10—May 3
1st Stage -
1524 Spring Hill Road, McLean
$15–$28
Theater
March 6—April 26
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$70–$110
Theater
April 3—May 3
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$55–$100
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 1—April 26
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$50–$55
Theater
April 21—April 26
National Theatre -
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$48–$98
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 8—May 3
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$10–$50
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
April 15—May 10
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
April 10—May 3
The Hub Theatre at John Swayze Theatre -
9431 Silver King Court, Fairfax
$20–$30
Theater
March 30—April 26
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$40–$68
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
Feb. 4—April 25
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
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
Feb. 6—April 24
Carroll Square Gallery -
975 F St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 3—April 25
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
April 4—May 3
The Fridge -
Rear Alley, 516 Eighth St. SE
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
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
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
Galleries
March 20—May 1
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
April 2—May 3
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th 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
Museums
April 3—Aug. 30
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
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
World
Tuesday, April 21 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
Free
Dance
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
Opera
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
Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 22 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
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
Jazz
Wednesday, April 22 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
Books
Wednesday, April 22 at 7 p.m.
Radio host and editor Signorile reads from his latest book about the fight for gay rights, It's Not Over: Getting Beyond Tolerance, Defeating Homophobia, and Winning True Equality.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, April 22 at 6:30 p.m.
The author advocates for the right to privacy in his new book, They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 22 at 6 p.m.
Free
Classical
Wednesday, April 22 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$14
Jazz
Wednesday, April 22 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
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
Country
Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
World
Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
$22–$28
Books
Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
The author, a popular journalist in Sweden, chronicles his father's emigration from Poland to Sweden during World War II in A Brief Stop on the Road From Auschwitz.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
The New York Times columnist examines the lives of ten thought-provoking individuals in his new book, The Road to Character.
Free
Classical
Thursday, April 23 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Rock
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Rock
Thursday, April 23 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Country
Thursday, April 23 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$30–$35
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
Jazz
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
World
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
World
Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
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
Jazz
Saturday, April 25 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
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

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