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Rock
Wednesday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$69.50
Rock
Wednesday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15–$18
Country
Wednesday, July 1 at 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 8 at 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 22 at 9 p.m. and Wednesday, July 29 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, July 1 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, July 1 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Rock
Wednesday, July 1 at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday, July 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$8
Books
Wednesday, July 1 at 7 p.m.
Tucker, a Washington Post reporter, reads from his new novel, Murder, D.C..
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
World
Wednesday, July 1 at 6 p.m.
Free
Books
Wednesday, July 1 at 6:30 p.m.
After suffering from a brain aneurysm, the author is forced to relearn basic life tasks. She documents her recovery through cooking in Stir: My Broken Brain and the Meals that Brought Me Home.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Film
Now Playing
Film
Now Playing
Film
Now Playing
Museums
May 11—Aug. 2
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
June 2—July 5
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$20–$110
Theater
June 10—July 5
Anacostia Playhouse -
2020 Shannon Place SE
$20–$35
Theater
June 26—July 12
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$20
Theater
June 27—July 25
$25–$36
Theater
June 16—Aug. 16
$43–$250
Theater
June 24—July 26
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$30–$75
Theater
June 3—July 5
Theater J -
1529 16th St. NW
$30–$65
Galleries
June 4—July 19
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
May 2—July 4
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
June 5—July 3
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Galleries
May 5—July 3
Goethe-Institut Washington -
812 7th St. NW
Free
Galleries
June 11—July 12
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
April 17—July 11
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
May 29—July 4
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris St. NW
Free
Museums
May 8—May 8
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
July 1—Sept. 1
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
April 4—Sept. 7
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
$5
Museums
June 20—Jan. 3
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
June 28—Jan. 3
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
June 22—Oct. 2
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
June 28—Oct. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
June 28—Oct. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
May 14—Jan. 3
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Museums
June 26—June 1
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
June 5—Sept. 13
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Museums
June 5—Sept. 13
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
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
June 6—Sept. 13
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
May 21—Sept. 6
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
May 28—Oct. 25
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Film
June 5—Aug. 28
Gateway Park -
1300 Lee Highway, Arlington
Free
Film
May 22—July 31
Farragut Square Park -
17th St. NW and K St. NW
Free
Film
May 27—Aug. 12
Storey Park -
1005 First Street, NE, Washington
Free
Film
April 17—July 1
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$7–$12
Galleries
June 10—Aug. 1
Hemphill Fine Arts -
1515 14th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, July 2 at 8 p.m., Thursday, July 2 at 10 p.m., Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m. and Friday, July 3 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Folk
Thursday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Folk
Thursday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$25
World
Thursday, July 2 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$25
Country
Thursday, July 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Rock
Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$25–$140
Rock
Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Comedy
Thursday, July 2 at 8 p.m. and Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$15–$17
Rock
Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Country
Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$35
Books
Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m.
The author, a former secretary of defense under President Clinton, discusses his novel Collision, which follows a national security adviser as he pursues gunmen and discovers a plot involving an asteroid.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Museums
July 2—April 9
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Dance
Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$55
Blues
Friday, July 3 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 3 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$20
Opera
Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m., Sunday, July 5 at 2 p.m., Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 18 at 7 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$20–$85
Comedy
Friday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, July 3 at 10:15 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$20
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 3 at 8 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
Museums
July 3—Sept. 13
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
July 3—May 15
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
July 3—Dec. 31
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Classical
Saturday, July 4 at 3 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$20–$40
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
Logan Fringe Arts Space -
1358 Florida Ave. NE
Free
Museums
July 4—Sept. 7
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$16
Folk
Sunday, July 5 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
Electronic
Sunday, July 5 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15–$20
Classical
Sunday, July 5 at 11 a.m. and Saturday, July 18 at 11 a.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$20–$50
Funk & R&B
Sunday, July 5 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
Folk
Monday, July 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Rock
Monday, July 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$29.50–$69.50
Rock
Tuesday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$16
Funk & R&B
Tuesday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m.
THEARC -
1901 Mississippi Ave. SE
$25–$80
Rock
Tuesday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, July 9 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Rock
Tuesday, July 7 at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday, July 8 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$10
Theater
July 7—Aug. 16
$65–$135
Theater
July 7—Aug. 2
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$35–$68
Rock
Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$18–$20
Rock
Wednesday, July 8 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Rock
Wednesday, July 8 at 6:45 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$20
Rock
Wednesday, July 8 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$18–$20
Rock
Wednesday, July 8 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$43–$93
World
Wednesday, July 8 at 9:30 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
Funk & R&B
Thursday, July 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$59.50
Funk & R&B
Thursday, July 9 at 8 p.m., Thursday, July 9 at 10 p.m., Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 10 at 10 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at 10 p.m., Sunday, July 12 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 12 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Folk
Thursday, July 9 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Thursday, July 9 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$29.50
Rock
Thursday, July 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Thursday, July 9 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$8
Vocal
Thursday, July 9 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$55
Comedy
Thursday, July 9 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 10 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 12 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$25
Funk & R&B
Thursday, July 9 at 10 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
Theater
July 9—July 26
Logan Fringe Arts Space -
1358 Florida Ave. NE
Rock
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35
Vocal
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$25–$35
Dance
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Country
Friday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$25
Comedy
Friday, July 10 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$25
Rock
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$15.50
Rock
Friday, July 10 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Country
Friday, July 10 at 7 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$31.25–$56
Opera
Friday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, July 12 at 3 p.m., Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$42–$88
Comedy
Friday, July 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17
Comedy
Friday, July 10 at 10 p.m., Saturday, July 11 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 11 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$20
Theater
July 10—Aug. 9
$15–$30
Theater
July 10—Aug. 2
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$50–$55
Theater
July 10—Aug. 2
The Hub Theatre at John Swayze Theatre -
9431 Silver King Court, Fairfax
$20–$30
Galleries
July 10—Aug. 30
DC Arts Center -
2438 18th St. NW
Free
Theater
July 10—Aug. 23
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$40–$100
Galleries
July 10—Aug. 28
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Dance
Saturday, July 11 at 7 p.m.
Petworth Recreation Center -
801 Taylor St. NW
Free
Hip-Hop
Saturday, July 11 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$15–$25
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25–$30
Folk
Saturday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Dance
Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$31.50–$75
Rock
Saturday, July 11 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35
Rock
Saturday, July 11 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35
Jazz
Saturday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Baird Auditorium at National Museum of Natural History -
10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
$18–$25
Rock
Saturday, July 11 at 9:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Classical
Saturday, July 11 at 8:15 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$20–$75
Opera
Saturday, July 11 at 7 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 19 at 6:30 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$20–$120
Country
Saturday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Reston Town Center -
11900 Market St., Reston
Free
Galleries
July 11—Oct. 10
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Museums
July 11—Jan. 3
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Rock
Sunday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Sunday, July 12 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
Rock
Sunday, July 12 at 7 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$30–$45
Rock
Sunday, July 12 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Books
Sunday, July 12 at 2 p.m.
Local author Coll reads from her latest novel, The Stager. Pollack, a poet who writes both short and narrative poems, reads from A Poverty of Words.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
World
Tuesday, July 14 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35
Dance
Tuesday, July 14 at 8:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$20–$65
Folk
Tuesday, July 14 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Dance
Tuesday, July 14 at 8:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$20–$65
Jazz
Wednesday, July 15 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, July 15 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Dance
Wednesday, July 15 at 7:45 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 8:45 p.m., Saturday, July 18 at 12 p.m., Wednesday, July 22 at 9:05 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 6:50 p.m. and Sunday, July 26 at 3:15 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$12–$17
Rock
Wednesday, July 15 at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday, July 16 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$10
Folk
Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$30–$45
Film
Wednesday, July 15 at 6 p.m.
Penn Social -
801 E St. NW
$10
Theater
July 15—Aug. 16
Anacostia Playhouse -
2020 Shannon Place SE
$15–$25
Theater
July 15—July 26
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
Free
Theater
July 15—Aug. 9
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$40
Theater
July 15—Aug. 9
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$10–$50
Rock
Thursday, July 16 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Jazz
Thursday, July 16 at 8 p.m., Thursday, July 16 at 10 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 10 p.m., Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m., Saturday, July 18 at 10 p.m., Sunday, July 19 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, July 19 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Folk
Thursday, July 16 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$22
Rock
Thursday, July 16 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$45
Rock
Thursday, July 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$18
Electronic
Thursday, July 16 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Thursday, July 16 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$32–$100
Books
Thursday, July 16 at 7 p.m.
Le Doux explains how the brain processes feelings of anxiety and nervousness in Anxious: Using the Brain to Understand and Treat Fear and Anxiety.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, July 17 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$20–$25
Blues
Friday, July 17 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$25
Comedy
Friday, July 17 at 10:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$5
Blues
Friday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20
Rock
Friday, July 17 at 8:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12–$14
Rock
Friday, July 17 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$11
Rock
Friday, July 17 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$17
Electronic
Friday, July 17 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Hip-Hop
Friday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Comedy
Any comic that has an album named "Revenge for the Holocaust" clearly has little in the way of a personal filter. Ari is off to a pretty busy year, recently landing his own storytelling show on Comedy Central called "This is Not Happening," in addition to
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$20
Comedy
Friday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 17 at 10:15 p.m., Saturday, July 18 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 18 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$20
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m.
AMP by Strathmore -
11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda
$20–$30
Rock
Saturday, July 18 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$25
Hip-Hop
Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$39.50
Blues
Saturday, July 18 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20
Rock
Saturday, July 18 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$22
Vocal
Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$25–$125
Rock
Saturday, July 18 at 11 a.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$38.50–$45
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 18 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$43.20–$88
Classical
Saturday, July 18 at 8:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$45
Jazz
Saturday, July 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Reston Town Center -
11900 Market St., Reston
Free
Rock
Sunday, July 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Rock
Sunday, July 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$25–$30
Jazz
Sunday, July 19 at 5 p.m.
Free
Funk & R&B
Sunday, July 19 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$30–$60
Classical
Sunday, July 19 at 2 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$20–$85
Books
Sunday, July 19 at 2 p.m.
The short story authors read from their latest collections, Viral and The Wonder Garden.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, July 19 at 1 p.m.
The author considers how the decision in Roe v. Wade has changed the way we discuss abortion in After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, July 20 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Monday, July 20 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Folk
Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Rock
Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Rock
Tuesday, July 21 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Vocal
Tuesday, July 21 at 6:30 p.m.
National Museum of the American Indian -
4th Street and Independence Avenue SW
$30–$42
Country
Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$50.50–$151
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, July 21 at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday, July 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$8
Books
Tuesday, July 21 at 12 p.m.
Morris examines the impact of journalist Ethel L. Payne's career in the biography Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, The First Lady of the Black Press.
Free
Film
July 21—July 25
Woodmont Triangle -
Norfolk and Auburn avenues, Bethesda
Free
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, July 22 at 7 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$25–$89.50
Dance
Wednesday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 4 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 4 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, July 26 at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 26 at 5 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$40–$160
Folk
Wednesday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$30–$40
Books
Wednesday, July 22 at 7 p.m.
The author of Wicked Georgetown and Wild Women of Washington, D.C. discusses some of the city's most notorious characters and signs copies of her books. She also reads on July 23 at 7 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Library.
West End Library -
1101 24th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Jazz
Thursday, July 23 at 8 p.m., Thursday, July 23 at 10 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 10 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 25 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Rock
Thursday, July 23 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Comedy
Thursday, July 23 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
Vocal
Thursday, July 23 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$8
Comedy
Thursday, July 23 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 24 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 8 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 26 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$15–$17
Galleries
July 23—Sept. 6
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Blues
Friday, July 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 24 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$30
Rock
Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$30
Rock
Friday, July 24 at 1 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$30–$66.66
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$45–$97.50
Rock
Friday, July 24 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Opera
Friday, July 24 at 8:15 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$22–$100
Rock
Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Comedy
Friday, July 24 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 7 p.m., Saturday, July 25 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, July 25 at 10:15 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$25
Rock
Saturday, July 25 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
Rock
Saturday, July 25 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Rock
Saturday, July 25 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Funk & R&B
Saturday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$34.50–$89.50
Jazz
Saturday, July 25 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$40–$60
Jazz
Saturday, July 25 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 26 at 3 p.m.
Castleton Farms -
663 Castleton View Rd., Castleton
$35–$200
World
Saturday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Reston Town Center -
11900 Market St., Reston
Free
Rock
Sunday, July 26 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Sunday, July 26 at 7 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$27–$49.50
Rock
Sunday, July 26 at 7 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$40–$55
Rock
Monday, July 27 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Monday, July 27 at 7 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$43.45
Rock
Tuesday, July 28 at 7 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$48.60
Folk
Tuesday, July 28 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$32–$49
Rock
Tuesday, July 28 at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday, July 29 at 10:30 a.m.
Wolf Trap Theatre-in-the-Woods -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$10
Vocal
Tuesday, July 28 at 8 p.m.
U.S. Capitol West Lawn -
East Capitol and First streets NW
Free
Rock
Wednesday, July 29 at 7 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$43.45
Rock
Wednesday, July 29 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$38
Rock
Wednesday, July 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, July 29 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$45–$250
Jazz
Thursday, July 30 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, July 30 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Rock
Thursday, July 30 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Thursday, July 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$35–$55
Comedy
Thursday, July 30 at 8 p.m., Friday, July 31 at 7 p.m. and Friday, July 31 at 9 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$35–$40
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Funk & R&B
Friday, July 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
World
Friday, July 31 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$30
Rock
Friday, July 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35
Jazz
Friday, July 31 at 8 p.m.
$135–$350
World
Friday, July 31 at 8 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$69–$205
Rock
Friday, July 31 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$28
Rock
Friday, July 31 at 8:15 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$58

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