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DOUBLE NICKELS THEATRE COMPANY and THEARC THEATER presents...TRAVELING WHILE BLACK

Date: 
Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
DOUBLE NICKELS THEATRE COMPANY and THEARC THEATER presents...TRAVELING WHILE BLACK

Double Nickels Theatre Company in partnership with THEARC Theater presents.....Traveling While Black

The performance and audience discussion will feature stories from Double Nickels company and District Community Playback Theatre re-enacting and expressing the emotions of the encounters of racism and prejudice. The stories, varying ages of performers experiences, and audience will stimulate conversations across generations and cultures as well as demonstrate how much or little has changed over the last 50 or more years.

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Play
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Arts
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Education
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

THEARC Theater presents...Black History Celebration Series Film Screening Soundtrack for a Revolution

Date: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
THEARC Theater presents...Black History Celebration Series Film Screening Soundtrack for a Revolution

Soundtrack for a Revolution. Soundtrack for a Revolution is a 2009 documentary film written and directed by Bill Guttentag and Dan Sturman. This documentary traces the story of the Civil Rights Movement and the struggles fought by young African-American activists with an emphasis on the power of music.

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Arts
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Education
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Recreation
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

An Evening with Caleen Sinette Jennings: Scenes & Stories from the Queens Girl Cycle

Date: 
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
An Evening with Caleen Sinette Jennings: Scenes & Stories from the Queens Girl Cycle

THEARC Theater, in association with Mosaic Theater Company of DC, present an evening with playwright Caleen Sinnette Jennings, exploring how the author mined personal diaries, photo albums,

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Play
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Arts
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

Thomas Circle Singers Free Concert

Date: 
Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Thomas Circle Singers Free Concert

Please join the DC based chamber choir, Thomas Circle Singers, for a free concert examining the significant influences on and stages of our life – the impact of love, the ordering of our daily work, and the eventuality of loss. Heavenly Hurt (Alice Parker) WASHINGTON, DC PREMIERE Wherever You Are (Paul Mealor) Death and Resurrection (Paul Crabtree) In Remembrance (Jeffery L. Ames) She Weeps Over Rahoon (Eric Whitacre) Sure on this Shining Night (Morten Lauridsen) Music of Randall Thompson, René Clausen, Healey Willan, Gwyneth Walker.

Event Type: 
Music Performance
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Arts
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Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

20th Anniversary Screening of Love Jone with Live Poetry

Date: 
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 6:30pm
20th Anniversary Screening of Love Jone with Live Poetry

Join Us for the 20th Anniversary Screening of Love Jones in celebration of 20th Anniversary of Black L.U.V. Festival and The Movement
Featuring Poets: Dehejia, Ra Brown and Thirteen Sounds by DJ: Munch and Scientific

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Arts
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

WC Smith and Mayor Bowser to celebrate the opening of Archer Park

Date: 
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 11:30am
WC Smith and Mayor Bowser to celebrate the opening of Archer Park

* Please note this event takes place at 1200 Mississippi Ave SE (NOT at THEARC). 

Date: November 15, 2017 at 11:30am

Celebrating Archer Park - 190 affordable apartments on Mississippi Ave SE with WC Smith and Mayor Bowser.

RSVP: abairstow@wcsmith.com

 

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Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

Taste Of The Harvest presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park

Date: 
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Farm
Taste Of The Harvest presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park

October 22, 2017 from 4-8pm at THEARC Farm presented by the 11th Street Bridge Park

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Arts
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Education
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Health
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Recreation
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Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

WorldVentures Foundation's Dream Court ribbon cutting

Date: 
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
WorldVentures Foundation's Dream Court ribbon cutting

Join us at a Dream Court ribbon cutting at 4pm on October 10th. 

The new court was provided through a partnership with the Nancy Lieberman Charities, WorldVentures Foundation & Sport Court. The dedication will start at 4pm and will include time for kids to shoot some hoops on the new court! There will be music and light refreshments.

 

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Event Type: 
Family Event
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Arts
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Education
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Health
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Recreation
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Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
Cost: 
Free

KABOOM! PLAYGROUND BUILD DAY IS OCT 18TH!

Date: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:00am - 3:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Outdoor Plaza
KABOOM! PLAYGROUND BUILD DAY IS OCT 18TH!

Volunteers wanted to create a new safe and fun space for east of the river children and families on October 18!

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Play
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Arts
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Education
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Health
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Recreation
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
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Free

OUR LIVES MATTER / THE MORELOVEDC OPEN MIC AND FORUM

Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Boys & Girls Club Teen Center
OUR LIVES MATTER / THE MORELOVEDC OPEN MIC AND FORUM

Join the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington for THE #MORELOVEDC OPEN MIC & FORUM on September 29 from 6-8pm. 

More info:

202.610.9707 

OLM@bgcgw.org

@OLMDCTeens

 

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Workshop/Seminar
Age: 
Youth
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Teen
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Adult
Cost: 
Free