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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Afghanistan Town Hall Meeting

Kojo Nnamdi will host an international townhall March 27 on the topic of Afghanistan after Hamid Karzai.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Kojo In Your Community

Monday, March 10, 2014

Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight

Hal Holbrook continues to enthrall audiences, with Holbrook performing 20-25 shows a year. By Holbrook’s estimation, he has now performed the show well over 2,000 times. 

Friday, February 28, 2014

Lean & Hungry Theater Presents "The Scarlet Letter"

On Friday, February 28 at 8 pm, Lean & Hungry Theater presents its first non-Shakespearean audio play with the American classic, Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Washington Jewish Film Festival

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

D.C. Mayoral Debate at WAMU

WAMU 88.5 will host a major broadcast debate featuring all the Democratic candidates for mayor in the District of Columbia.
Friday, February 21, 2014

Atlas Performing Arts Intersections

All five Atlas performance spaces will be alive with world premieres and innovative collaborations among artists of all ages, races, cultures and art forms.

Saturday, February 1, 2014

WAMU Community Open House

WAMU is hosting an open house in our new media center.  Join us from 2-4 p.m., on Saturday, Feb. 1.

Friday, January 31, 2014

Arena Stage: Mother Courage and Her Children

Kathleen Turner returns to Arena Stage after her sold-out run of Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins to star in the mother of all roles. 

Friday, January 24, 2014

Ford's Theatre: Violet

A touching story of love, hope and healing. In the early 1960s, a young woman travels across the South in search of a miracle. On her journey, she meets two young soldiers who help her learn about courage, beauty and her own self-worth.