Arts

KeeSpirit presents: PRAISE 2016 "The Promise"

Date: 
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 4:00pm

The “PRAISE Experience”, a community outreach initiative, has been birthed as a way for the art of movement to lift up the name of JESUS through a packed evening of praise and worship in the forms of liturgical dance, step, mime and more. Featuring various ministries and performing art schools.

Event Type: 
Dance 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
Cost: 
Paid

TWB presents: The Studio Company NEW WORKS

Date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
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
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
Cost: 
Paid

11th Street Bridge Park: Lantern Walk

Date: 
Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 6:30pm
11th Street Bridge Park: Lantern Walk

The Lantern Walk is inspired by the story of African American families who built their homes in the historic Barry Farm / Hillsdale neighborhoods by candlelight after returning home from a long day’s work. Create a lantern at one of the upcoming workshops and join us for an evening of performances celebrating the community! 

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

Spirit Enterprises / True Vine presents: Excellence in Christian Music Concert Gala

Date: 
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 6:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Spirit Enterprises / True Vine presents: Excellence in Christian Music Concert Gala

Christian Concert Gala, Award Program!

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

Step Afrika! Xplosion Tour

Date: 
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 6:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Step Afrika! Xplosion Tour

Stepping through all 8 wards!

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

The 4th Annual Anancy Festival

Date: 
Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 3:00pm
Location: 
Community Meeting Room
The 4th Annual Anancy Festival

For the 4th year, the Anancy Festival will be held in Washington, DC in celebration of Caribbean American Heritage Month!

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Cost: 
Free

KIPP DC College Prep Academy presents: GREASE

Date: 
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 7:00pm
Date: 
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
KIPP DC College Prep Academy presents: GREASE

KIPP DC College Preparatory Academy presents GREASE! powered by the iCAN Technical Theater Internship @ THEARC. This will be the final production of the season of the iCAN interns. Please come out and show your support! 

*Please note* this event does NOT take place on THEARC's campus.

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

ArtsCentric & Explicit Dance Works presents...Snapshots A New Dancical

Date: 
Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 3:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! “Snapshots” is a dancical (just like a musical but all dance)!

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

Spring Arts Fair & Birthday Bash

Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of THEARC!

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Cost: 
Free

Double Nickels Theatre & FRESHH, Inc. presents...The Divine Feminine and Black Girls Magic!

Date: 
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 6:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

DOUBLE NICKELS THEATRE COMPANY is joined by FRESHH, INC. FIERCE SENIORS AND BRILLIANT BLACK GIRLS JOIN TO CREATE AN AWESOME PRODUCTION THE STORIES AND MUSIC AND CAMARADERIE ARE PHENOMENAL AND THE WOMEN - 15 TO 94 - ARE DIVINE JOIN US ON STAGE! IT'S FREE, INTERGENERATIONAL AND INTERACTIVE

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free