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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.

Monday, January 20, 2014

The International Wine & Food Festival

A three-day Festival of Signature Events, Master Class Tastings, and Wine Dinners.

Monday, January 13, 2014

Tribes: A Studio Theatre Production

Playing out in sign language, argument, music, and mesmerizing silence, this sophisticated drama examines family, belonging, and the limitations of language.

Monday, December 9, 2013

Downtown Holiday Market

The 9th Annual Downtown Holiday Market is back in D.C. until Dec. 23

Saturday, December 7, 2013

National Geographic Live Irish Christmas

Enjoy an unforgettable evening of seasonal music from the Emerald Isle, featuring Irish icon Moya Brennan. As lead singer of the Grammy Award-winning group Clannad, Moya helped introduce Celtic music to a worldwide audience with an infectious mix of traditional melodies and New Age pop.

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Synetic Theater Media Sponsorship: Twelfth Night

As Synetic's 10th "silent Shakespeare" adaptation, Twelfth Night will be a confluence of comedy and tragedy, bringing laughter to sobering truths through an unforgettable love story. Tickets at

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Shakespeare Theatre: Man in a Case

n Chekhov's brilliant tale of humor and despair, a pair of hunters talk late into the night sharing stories: one of an anti-social man and his involvement with an aggressively extroverted woman. 

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Lost and Found: Exploration in the Digital Age

This Future of Information Alliance (FIA) event will be a very special WAMU 88.5 Kojo Nnamdi Show broadcast from the National Geographic Auditorium.