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Rock
Tuesday, September 1 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Tuesday, September 1 at 6 p.m.
Free
Books
Tuesday, September 1 at 7 p.m.
The author examines the growing role of robots and machines in the work place in his new book, Machines of Loving Grace: The Quest for Common Ground between Humans and Robots.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Film
Now Playing
Film
Now Playing
Free
Film
Now Playing
Free
Galleries
July 11—Oct. 10
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
July 23—Sept. 6
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
Aug. 31—Oct. 24
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
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
July 3—Sept. 13
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
July 11—Jan. 3
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Aug. 29—June 5
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
July 4—Sept. 7
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$16
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
Aug. 8—Feb. 7
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
July 2—April 9
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
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
July 3—May 15
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
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
Museums
July 3—Dec. 31
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Theater
Aug. 11—Sept. 20
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$85
Comedy
The former host of "Comic View" and alumnus of Shaq's "All Star-Comedy Jam" will be bringing his energetic brand of comedy to the DC Improv to promote his new Netflix special, "Racially Motivated."
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$25–$30
Rock
Wednesday, September 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, September 2 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
World
Wednesday, September 2 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$10
Rock
Wednesday, September 2 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
World
Wednesday, September 2 at 6 p.m.
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 2 at 7 p.m.
In Stolen Legacy: Nazi Theft and the Quest for Justice at Krausenstrasse 17/18, Berlin, the author investigates the fate of her family's property after it was seized by the Nazis.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 2 at 6:30 p.m.
The lead singer of the rock band the Mountain Goats reads from his first novel, Wolf in a White Van.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Rock
Thursday, September 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
World
Thursday, September 3 at 9 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10–$12
Hip-Hop
Thursday, September 3 at 9 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$15–$40
Electronic
Thursday, September 3 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Vocal
Thursday, September 3 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Thursday, September 3 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Country
Thursday, September 3 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15
Country
Thursday, September 3 at 8 p.m.
Mr. Henry's -
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Books
Thursday, September 3 at 7 p.m.
Hirshman explores the relationship between the first two female Supreme Court justices and how their work transformed politics in Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Jazz
Friday, September 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Saturday, September 5 at 7 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$35–$125
Books
Saturday, September 5 at 10 a.m.
More than 100 authors come together to read and sign copies of their books at the 15th annual festival celebrating all things literary.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, September 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Reston Town Center -
11900 Market St., Reston
Free
Rock
Sunday, September 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$25–$75
Rock
Sunday, September 6 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$35–$125
Comedy
Sunday, September 6 at 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 6 at 8:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$40
Rock
Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m. and Wednesday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$43.45
Theater
Sept. 8—Sept. 20
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$10–$15
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, September 9 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$36.50
Film
Wednesday, September 9 at 11 a.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Folk
Thursday, September 10 at 8 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$35–$45
Rock
Thursday, September 10 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$43–$73
World
Thursday, September 10 at 8 p.m.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$38–$100
Electronic
Friday, September 18 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$18
Rock
Saturday, September 26 at 11 a.m. and Sunday, September 27 at 11 a.m.
West Potomac Park -
900 Ohio Drive SW
$105–$200

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