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You're Invited: Verdi's 200th Birthday Celebration

London's Royal Opera house is holding a live-streaming event to celebrate the Italian opera master's 200th birthday. They're also asking people worldwide to record their own versions of the chorus "Va Pensiero" from the opera Nabucco. Tell Me More's staff performs their own version and asks listeners to contribute.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Folger Shakespeare Theatre: Henry V

Folger Shakespeare Theatre presents Henry V.

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Lean & Hungry Theater's Romeo & Juliet

Lean & Hungry Theater presents William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, set in modern day Verona, Calif.

During Yuletide, Holmes and Watson face several Dickensian Londoners, a dusty hat, a famous gem and a goose. We’ll hear one of Arthur Conan Doyle’s rare comic tales.

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Lean & Hungry Theater: The Twelfth Night, Part 2

Lean & Hungry Theater presents William Shakespeare’s The Twelfth Night.

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Lean & Hungry Theater: The Twelfth Night, Part 1

Lean & Hungry Theater presents William Shakespeare’s The Twelfth Night.

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Comedians Of Christmas Comedy Special

This American Life's "Comedians of Christmas Comedy Special" is a seasonal pick-me-up of holiday humor featuring comedians Wyatt Cenac, Mike Birbiglia, Julian McCullough, Jenny Slate, Gabe Liedman and Edith Zimmerman.
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Washington Revels Celebrate Thirty Years Of Song And Dance

The Washington Revels are back with their annual holiday blowout, as they celebrate their 30th anniversary as a beloved D.C. institution.

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'Stories From The Kitchen' Brings Homeless Residents' Stories To The Stage

A D.C. theater and a 29-year-old day shelter are launching a brand new tradition: one that brings stories of the homeless to the professional stage.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn's Story Plays Out On Stage

Former IMF leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn, who was accused of sexual assault by a hotel maid, has all but vanished from the public sphere in France, but he remains a subject of fascination. A play imagining what could have transpired in that hotel suite in May 2011 has just opened in Paris.

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