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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.

2017 AFI Latin American Film Festival

  • Through Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with the 28th AFI Latin American Film Festival! Featuring more than 40 films, the festival showcases the best in cinema from Latin America with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal.

National Museum of the American Indian Exhibit “Nation to Nation: Treaties Between the United States and American Indian Nations”

  • Through Saturday, September 1, 2018

Nation to Nation presents the story of the treaties that lie at the heart of the relationship between Indian Nations and the United States.

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Signature Theatre presents "A Little Night Music"

Signature Theatre (Campbell Ave address)

Winner of four Tony Awards®, Stephen Sondheim’s glorious musical masterpiece returns to the Signature stage in a brand new production directed by Eric Schaeffer and featuring award-winning DC actors Holly Twyford and Bobby Smith.

August 15 – October 8, 2017

Categories: Theater, Music: Other

Signature Theatre presents "A Little Night Music"

Signature Theatre (Campbell Ave address)

Winner of four Tony Awards®, Stephen Sondheim’s glorious musical masterpiece returns to the Signature stage in a brand new production directed by Eric Schaeffer and featuring award-winning DC actors Holly Twyford and Bobby Smith.

August 15 – October 8, 2017

Categories: Theater, Music: Other

An English Garden

Folger Shakespeare Library

Songs from Shakespeare's theater are paired with lively instrumental pieces in a concert featuring Emily Noel and Mark Bleeke.

Joe Pipik’s Backpack Puppets

Durant Arts Center

Backpack Puppets have delighted audiences from New York to Honolulu. In a career spanning more than three decades, Joe has created and performed around the mid-Atlantic region with the Blue Sky Puppet Theatre and nationwide with Dinorock.

Joe Pipik’s Backpack Puppets

Durant Arts Center

Backpack Puppets have delighted audiences from New York to Honolulu. In a career spanning more than three decades, Joe has created and performed around the mid-Atlantic region with the Blue Sky Puppet Theatre and nationwide with Dinorock.

Laugh Riot at Positano-Live Comedy Show Saturday Nights in Bethesda

Positano Italian Restaurant

Laugh Riot at Positano (formerly “Laugh Riot at Hyatt”)

Live Standup Comedy Show

Saturday Nights in Bethesda

Summer Cabaret Series presents- "Moment" with Stephen Gregory Smith

Creative Cauldron in ArtSpace

Stephen Gregory Smith looks back on 30 years on the stage. Humble beginnings as a child actor in Pennsylvania led to writing musical theatre in our Nation's Capitol and beyond

Categories: Music: Other, Theater, Arts

The Canterville Ghost

Gaithersburg Arts Barn

In partnership with Montgomery Playhouse, Arts on the Green presents The Canterville Ghost.

Categories: Theater

Two Worlds in the Octagon

Octagon Museum

On Saturday, September 23, meet Dolley Madison and her enslaved ladies maid Sukey, as the two prepare to move out of the Octagon following their six-month residency.

Categories: History, Free, Theater

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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.

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