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Community Calendar

Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

For Whom It Stands

  • Through Saturday, February 28, 2015

More than 100 works of art, artifacts, documents, and photographs reflect the breadth of American experiences. A fragment of the original Star-Spangled Banner serves as a starting point to investigate the broad history and representation of the United States flag as an icon of our nation and its people.

Building Zone

  • Through Friday, July 31, 2015

The Building Zone introduces children to the building arts through play in an interactive gallery of hands-on activities for the Museum's youngest visitors.


Sun • November 23, 2014


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WETA Special


Arabian Nights

Creative Cauldron

An enchanting Learning Theater production that will sweep you away on a magic carpet ride of invention and creativity.

Categories: Theater, Family Oriented

Fiddler on the Roof

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of an American musical classic with a new, in-the-round production directed by Molly Smith. This joyful tale of family, community and life’s unexpected miracles features a jubilant score including “If I Were a Rich Man;” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker” and “Tradition.”

Categories: Theater, Music: Other

Five Guys Named Moe

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater

The boys are back in town, with a brand new look! The classics have been remixed in this explosive tribute to "King of the Jukebox" Louis Jordan, led by the fearless mind that stunned audiences with Bootycandy, directorRobert O’Hara (The Mountaintop). Dance the blues away as big band meets boy band in this dynamic, dazzling musical revue. 

Categories: Theater, Music: Other, Dance

Glass Mind Theatre Presents Welcome to the White Room

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Glass Mind Theatre Presents

Welcome to the White Room
by Trish Harnetiaux

**A World Premiere**
Directed by Chris Cotterman

Three strangers are thrust into an unknown world, working towards an unknown goal. Follow their journey as they navigate the anonymous letters, The Device, The Last Deck of Cards in the World, and The Test of the Kiss — challenges meant to bring them closer to the endgame. But when this senseless world summons its puppeteer – we find out who is really in control.

Categories: Theater, Arts

Maryland Opera Studio: Così fan tutte

Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Kay Theatre

Does fidelity exist? When a cynical old bachelor convinces two young soldiers to test the fidelity of their fiancées, comedy comes close to catastrophe and reveals the flaws of human nature.

Tone of Silence

Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Cafritz Foundation Theatre

Through monologue, dialogue and poetry, Tone of Silence explores how confined voices can awaken and release a powerful tone.

Categories: Theater, Free

Submit an Event

WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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