Arts

Southeast DC Young Artist Show

Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 5:30pm
Location: 
The ArtReach Gallery

The Southeast DC Young Artist Show features artwork by high school students living East of the River. The eclectic pieces display a central theme of "Community" and each student's unique sense of their surroundings through photography, painting, and drawing.

Event Type: 
Art Display
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Open Studio: The Art Journal

A weekly session welcoming individuals to connect with their creativity alongside others!

Contact Information: 
Melissa Green: greenm@gwu.edu
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Date: 
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 12:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Focus Theatre Productions presents: The Journey of Us - A Black History Presentation" under the direction of Norlyque Redd. A Broadway style presentation of the journey of the African-American people from Africa, through the Middle Passage, to the cotton fields, and all the way to the White House. Highlights a mother's cry for her black child's survival.

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior

The Washington Tuskegee Alumni Club presents...The Tuskegee Choir

Date: 
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Washington Tuskegee Alumni Club presents...The Tuskegee Choir

Presenting the Tuskegee Golden Voices 2017 Concert Tour!

Event Type: 
Concert
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

IABD and The Katherine Smith Contemporary Dance Ensemble presents...HERITAGE PRAISE

Date: 
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

"Heritage Praise" is a celebration of faith and the power of contemporary music and dance. The Ensemble showcases their professionalism, their technical mastery and their passion in a program of faith-based contemporary dance.

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Date: 
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Journey Of Us: A Struggle to Freedom through Faith

Focus Theatre Productions presents : The Journey of Us: A Black History Presentation" under the direction of Norlyque Redd; It's a Broadway style presentation of the journey of the African-American people. From Africa, through the Middle Passage, from the cotton fields, all the way to the White House in the United States of America, while highlighting the Mother's Cry for her Black Boy's (child's) survival.

General admission: $30.00

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The Washington School for Girls presents: "SHINE" - A Black History Month Showcase

Date: 
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The Washington School for Girls presents: "SHINE" - A Black History Month Showcase

A Black History Month play performed by The Washington School for Girls!

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Education
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

The National Symphony Orchestra presents...Christylez Bacon and Wytold!

Date: 
Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
The National Symphony Orchestra presents...Christylez Bacon and Wytold!

Multi-Instrumentalist Christylez Bacon and electric cellist Wytold performing with the NSO at THEARC Theater.  

Event Type: 
Concert
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

TWB presents: The Studio Company NEW WORKS

Date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

The Washington Ballet is pleased to offer TWB@THEARC students a $5 discount on New Works!  TWB Company dancers Francesca Dugarte, Daniel Roberge and Jonathan Jordan will choreograph new works for our Studio Company in TWB’s ongoing commitment to nurturing and presenting new choreography.  Excerpts from Raymonda will be performed by TWB Studio Company and trainees.  The Washington Ballet @ THEARC Performance Ensemble will also perform.  Performances are at THEARC Theater at 1901 Mississippi Avenue SE on  Saturday, October 29 at 2PM and 7PM.  Please use discount code BISON when purchasing online  to receive the discount on your ticket order. Learn more

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

NEW Portfolio Development Classes

ArtReach seeks dedicated high school students to participate in the George Washington University Portfolio Development Program at ArtReach. Participants will learn advanced skills to build a college-ready art portfolio. The program includes all art materials, portfolio reviews from GW Admissions staff and faculty and a tour of the GW campus.

Portfolio Development Drawing (Session I) 7 Sessions - Saturdays 10am-1pm - January 21 - March 4 Application Deadline: January 9

Contact Information: 
To Register please contact Melissa Green at mgreen@thearcdc.org
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Cost: 
Paid