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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Discovery Theater

On Feb. 11 to 13, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m., enjoy Into the Great Unknown-African American Adventurers and Explorers. Leadership, courage and adventure take center...

Parker Looks Up

When Parker Curry came face-to-face with Amy Sherald’s transcendent portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Portrait Gallery, she did not just...

Jazz Avenues

Jazz Black History Month Spotlight: Capital Jazz Festival 1985 Many years before the DC Jazz Festival took root, my souvenir booklet reminds us, we had...

The Snowy Day

This beautiful show follows the character of Peter and his friend Archie around the neighborhood in four of Ezra Jack Keats’ beloved tales, “The...

Celebrate Chinese New Year

On Feb. 1, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., celebrate the Lunar New Year with the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Chinese Embassy at...

Chinese Family Day

On Jan. 25, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., a number of free activities will be offered for children of all ages including arts and crafts,...

Lunar New Year

On Jan. 26, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., come to the sixth annual Lunar New Year celebration to ring in the Year of the...

Jazz Avenues

Our New Year’s Jazzy Greetings Happy New Year’s greetings to all and to all a jazzy 2020. Special wishes go to our jazz masters favorites...

$25 Million in Arts Grants Awarded

The DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities (CAH) recently awarded $24,738,534 in competitive grants to support arts and humanities projects, nonprofit organizations and...

MLK Day Children’s Performance

On Jan. 20, 3 p.m., in honor of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, “1001 Black Inventions” will be performed at the Anacostia Library,...