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Tuesday, September 27, 2016


A series of live-events focused on issues of interest to our community and country, hosted by Diane Rehm.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

WAMU 88.5 Community Council Meeting

WAMU listeners are encouraged to attend the Community Council meeting on Wednesday, September 14 at 7p.m.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Author Neely Tucker Talks "Only The Hunted Run" With Producer Tayla Burney

Join us at Politics and Prose for a conversation with author and journalist Neely Tucker.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Lockn' Music Festival

Arrington, Virginia's Lockn' Music Festival has announced its preliminary lineup for 2016. Held at Oak Ridge Farm, the fourth annual event go down over the weekend of Aug. 25-28.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Author Elizabeth Cobbs Talks 'The Hamilton Affair' With Producer Ruth Tam

Join us at Politics and Prose for a conversation with author Elizabeth Cobbs. She'll be talking with Kojo Nnamdi Showproducer Ruth Tam about her latest book, 'The Hamilton Affair.'

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Wolf Trap Presents 'Ira Glass: Seven Things I've Learned'

Photo by Jesse Michener

Ira Glass makes his Wolf Trap debut with his unique solo show, "Seven Things I've Learned." The host and producer of "This American Life" is "A journalist but also a storyteller who filters his interviews and impressions through a distinctive literary imagination, an eccentric intelligence, and a sympathetic heart," according to The New York Times.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Slightly Unprofessional Comedy Show presented by WAMU 88.5 Young Informed Professionals

Join WAMU 88.5 on Thursday, August 18 at 6:30 p.m. at WAMU's Media Center for an evening of laughs.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Author Jennifer Close Talks 'The Hopefuls' With Producer Tayla Burney

Join us at Politics and Prose for a conversation with author Jennifer Close. She'll be talking with Tayla Burney, a producer for The Kojo Nnamdi Show, about her latest book, 'The Hopefuls.'

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival

The Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, NY presents a Who's Who of Bluegrass on the Walsh Farm in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. More than 40 top bands, including Bela Fleck and Chris Thile, The Earls of Leicester, and The Del McCoury Band offer up dozens of performances, workshops, dances and kids performances on the festival's five stages.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Synetic Theater Presents Twelfth Night

After acclaim from critics and audiences alike, Synetic Theater will remount their 2014 smash-hit Twelfth Night.