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Blues
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25
Dance
Sunday, March 1 at 5:30 p.m.
$15–$20
Dance
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Dance
Sunday, March 1 at 4 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$29–$48
Dance
Sunday, March 1 at 5 p.m.
$20
Hip-Hop
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Funk & R&B
Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 1 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Folk
Sunday, March 1 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$29–$48
Vocal
Sunday, March 1 at 5 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$35
Rock
Sunday, March 1 at 9:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Opera
Sunday, March 1 at 6 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$15–$110
World
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$59–$139
Classical
Sunday, March 1 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Rock
Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$14
Rock
Sunday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$73–$148
Blues
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25
Funk & R&B
Sunday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$75–$95
Comedy
Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$25
Books
Sunday, March 1 at 7 p.m.
10 female authors read from their favorite pieces of crime fiction at this celebration of the noir genre.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$75
Jazz
Sunday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$60–$120
Books
Sunday, March 1 at 2 p.m.
Stark explores the heredity of breast cancer in Pandora's DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science, and One Family Tree. Goodrich reads from his latest poetry collection, No Texting at the Dinner Table.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Hip-Hop
Sunday, March 1 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 1 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Special Events
Sunday, March 1 at 10 a.m.
Holiday Inn Capitol -
550 C St. SW
Free
Books
Sunday, March 1 at 5 p.m.
Two-time Pulitzer winner Graham shares poems written over the course of her career in her new anthology, From the New World: Poems 1976–2014.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, March 1 at 8 p.m.
Local literary magazine Barrelhouse welcomes readers Halle Butler and Susan Hope Lanier from Chicago’s Curbside Splendor and Mark Cugini and Madeline ffitch, who will represent Atlanta's Publishing Genius.
Petworth Citizen -
829 Upshur St. 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
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. 28—March 7
$11–$22
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
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. 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
Feb. 6—April 24
Carroll Square Gallery -
975 F 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. 18—March 22
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Jan. 17—March 28
Hemphill -
1515 14th St. NW
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. 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. 28—April 18
Robert Brown Gallery -
1662 33rd St. NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 5—March 29
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
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$20
Jazz
Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m. and Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Classical
Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$29.50–$125
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35.50
Books
Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
Political scientist Heaney explores the transformation of political parties and social movements in the aftermath of 9/11 in his book arty in the Street: The Antiwar Movement and the Democratic Party After 9/11.
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Monday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m.
The authors chronicle the seasons in A Year in Rock Creek Park: The Wild, Wooded Heart of Washington, D.C. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$55
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Funk & R&B
Monday, March 2 at 8 p.m. and Monday, March 2 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, March 2 at 9 p.m.
Galaxy Hut -
2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$5
Books
Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
In The Whites, Price tells the story of Billy Graves, an NYPD detective who faces old suspects and cases while investigating a slashing victim.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Butler reads from her debut novel, Jillian, which chronicles the relationship between two co-workers, a self-loathing grump and an incurable optimist.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 2—June 12
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Special Events
Monday, March 2, Tuesday, March 3 & Wednesday, March 4 at 6 p.m.
Chinatown Friendship Archway -
7th Street and H streets NW
$30
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Folk
Tuesday, March 3 at 8:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$30–$65
World
Tuesday, March 3 at 6 p.m.
Free
Gospel
Tuesday, March 3 at 6:45 p.m., Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$50.50
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
The theoretical physicist discusses his latest book, The Future of the Mind, as part of Sixth & I's Genius Festival.
$17–$25
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Blues
Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, March 3 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Rock
Tuesday, March 3 at 8 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
Black's French private investigator Aimée Leduc returns in her 15th novel, this time tracking down a woman who might have information about the murder of Aimée's father.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 6:30 p.m.
The director of research at American University’s Nuclear Studies Institute examines black opposition to nuclear weapons in his new book, African Americans Against the Bomb.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 10:30 a.m.
Hines, the illustrator of graphic novel adaptations of classics like The Odyssey and Romeo and Juliet, discusses his latest project, a visual adaptation of Macbeth.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m.
$30
Rock
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$25
Rock
Wednesday, March 4 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$17–$20
World
Wednesday, March 4 at 6 p.m.
Free
World
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$35–$78
Jazz
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, March 4 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Wednesday, March 4 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
Rock
Wednesday, March 4 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$30
Jazz
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$5–$10
Film
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m.
Avalon Theatre -
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
$9–$11.75
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m.
McArdle encourages individuals to recover from setbacks in The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
A radio operator discovers a mysterious performance art society in this maze-like novel by the author of The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Classical
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
Free
Rock
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
World
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Jazz
Wednesday, March 4 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$5
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, March 4 at 9 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35–$40
Blues
Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, March 4 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Jazz
Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, March 4 at 9 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10–$15
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
Jen Girdish shares her stories at this monthly reading series put on by local writing nonprofit 826DC.
Petworth Citizen -
829 Upshur St. NW
Free
Theater
March 4—March 22
Rep Stage at Howard Community College -
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$15–$40
Dance
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Alden Theatre -
1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean
$35–$50
Country
Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35
Jazz
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m., Thursday, March 5 at 10 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 10 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 10 p.m., Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Country
Thursday, March 5 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$18–$22
World
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20–$40
Rock
Thursday, March 5 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Folk
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
World
Thursday, March 5 at 6 p.m.
Free
World
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center -
51 Mannakee St., Rockville
Free
Jazz
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, March 5 at 9 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$23–$28
Jazz
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, March 5 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Thursday, March 5 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
Folk
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Rock
Thursday, March 5 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$30–$40
Books
Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
Learn about different data collection techniques and how to protect your own information in Schneier's latest book, Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Capture Your Data and Control Your World.
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Comedy
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$15–$17
Film
Thursday, March 5 at 6:30 p.m.
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$7–$12
Books
Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
The syndicated columnist and humorist reads from his latest collection Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster): Life Lessons and Other Ravings from Dave Barry.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Classical
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m.
Lyceum -
201 S. Washington St., Alexandria
Free
Jazz
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m., Friday, March 6 at 10 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 10 p.m., Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$27.50
Funk & R&B
Thursday, March 5 at 9 p.m.
Bossa Bistro -
2463 18th St NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Jazz
Thursday, March 5 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, March 5 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Galleries
March 5—May 1
Goethe-Institut Washington -
812 7th St. NW
Free
Dance
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
Dance
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Dance
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
$25–$60
Country
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Country
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
World
Friday, March 6 at 6 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m. and Friday, March 6 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$18
Classical
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Friday, March 6 at 9 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$10
Rock
Friday, March 6 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Electronic
Friday, March 6 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
World
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25
Blues
Friday, March 6 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, March 6 at 9 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$37.50
World
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$28–$46
Folk
Friday, March 6 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Friday, March 6 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, March 6 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$24
Comedy
Friday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$37.50–$98
Comedy
Friday, March 6 at 6 p.m., Saturday, March 7 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 9 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$40
Funk & R&B
Friday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$59.50
Theater
March 6—April 26
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$70–$110
Galleries
March 6—March 28
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
March 6—March 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
March 6—March 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
March 6—March 28
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Museums
March 6—Jan. 10
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
World
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$15–$30
Dance
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$29–$48
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Country
Saturday, March 7 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$22–$25
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 2 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Folk
Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$22
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 4 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$12–$14
World
Saturday, March 7 at 6 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$18
Classical
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Classical
Saturday, March 7 at 6 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Electronic
Saturday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center -
8230 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring
$10
Electronic
Saturday, March 7 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Vocal
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$13–$63
World
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$50
Blues
Saturday, March 7 at 9 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Electronic
Saturday, March 7 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8
World
Saturday, March 7 at 1 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 4 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Country
Saturday, March 7 at 9 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 8:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Comedy
Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 7 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$22
Comedy
Saturday, March 7 at 7 p.m.
$25
Books
Saturday, March 7 at 2 p.m.
Hashimi reads from her novel ,The Pearl that Broke its Shell, the story of a young Afghan girl who experiences a brief taste of freedom when she dresses as a man, in celebration of International Women's Day.
Georgetown Library -
3260 R St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, March 7 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$17–$20
Classical
Saturday, March 7 at 4 p.m.
$35–$99
Funk & R&B
Saturday, March 7 at 8:30 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
$50–$87.50
Theater
March 7—March 8
$30
Galleries
March 7—July 26
Mosaic -
2910 District Ave., Fairfax
Free
Museums
March 7—Sept. 6
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Dance
Sunday, March 8 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$29–$48
Comedy
Sunday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
Free
Special Events
Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35–$65
Rock
Sunday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Classical
Sunday, March 8 at 6:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Classical
Sunday, March 8 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$15–$30
Classical
Sunday, March 8 at 7 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Rock
Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Jazz
Sunday, March 8 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Sunday, March 8 at 7 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$78–$103
Rock
Sunday, March 8 at 9 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Rock
Sunday, March 8 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$26.50
Folk
Sunday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$18–$22
Film
Sunday, March 8 at 5 p.m.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Vocal
Sunday, March 8 at 4 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral -
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$15–$75
Rock
Sunday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25

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