Arts

The Spirit of Kwanzaa

Date: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 6:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Spirit of Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is a Winter Holiday celebration that draws on the agricultural ceremonies of Africa. Being that we are in America, and not Africa, the Dance Institute of Washington has adapted to those principles which honor our ancestors to our struggles and our creativity. "The Spirit of Kwanzaa" has been known to celebrate the holiday's principles with dance, music, and spoken word performances.

 

 

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Recreation
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Senior
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Paid

The Spirit of Kwanzaa

Date: 
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Spirit of Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is a Winter Holiday celebration that draws on the agricultural ceremonies of Africa. Being that we are in America, and not Africa, the Dance Institute of Washington has adapted to those principles which honor our ancestors to our struggles and our creativity. "The Spirit of Kwanzaa" has been known to celebrate the holiday's principles with dance, music, and spoken word performances.

 

 

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Dance Performance
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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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Senior
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Paid

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.

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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

The Nutcracker by The Washington Ballet

Date: 
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - Sunday, November 26, 2017
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Nutcracker by The Washington Ballet

 

The Nutcracker by The Washington Ballet

November 25, at 1pm and 5:30pm

​November 26, at 1pm and 5:30pm 

 

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Dance Performance
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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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Paid

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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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
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Free

Daughter of the Struggle / An inspiring and unforgettable one-woman show, starring AYANNA GREGORY celebrating the legacy of DICK GREGORY

Date: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 8:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Daughter of the Struggle / An inspiring and unforgettable one-woman show, starring AYANNA GREGORY celebrating the legacy of DICK GREGORY

The Love More Movement presents Daughter of the Struggle on October 20, 2017.

An inspiring and unforgettable one-woman show, starring our own AYANNA GREGORY.

Event Type: 
Play
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Arts
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Education
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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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Paid

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!

Event Type: 
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

WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Series @ THEARC Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

Date: 
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Community Meeting Room
WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Series @ THEARC Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

WALA Creative Entrepreneurs Series @ THEARC Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

A series for creatives of all kinds who want to take the next step in their professional career by creating their own business. Explore the basics of forming a business for your creative endeavors, from deciding whether to incorporate as a non-profit or for-profit entity, to understanding copyrights and trademarks, to contract and negotiation skills, and finally to taxes and leases.

 

The series is free for WALA members, and $20 per workshop for non-members.

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Workshop/Seminar
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Arts
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Education
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Recreation
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Adult
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