Recent Events

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HERITAGE PRAISE 02/18/2018 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

“HERITAGE PRAISE”  

We give praise through song and through deed, but sometimes the most moving demonstrations of faith come through joyous movement. “Heritage Praise” is a celebration of faith and the power of...

RISE 2018 02/16/2018 - 7:30pm - 02/17/2018 - 2:30pm

RISE showcases the company’s sheer athleticism and emotional conviction through powerful, historically inspired performances.  The program includes audience favorites like Dawn choreographed by Kevin Iega Jeff and New Second Line...

THEARC THEATER presents....A BI-CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION FOR FREDERICK DOUGLASS 02/16/2018 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

DOUBLE NICKELS THEATER COMPANY in partnership with THEARC Theater presents.... Frederick Douglass is 200 Years Old

 

Queens Girl in Africa 02/08/2018 - 02/11/2018

Queens Girl In Africa” picks up where Jennings’ “Queens Girl In the World” left off.  By the time she graduates middle school, it is 1965 and Jackie’s father’s close friend, Malcolm X, is shot and killed....

DOUBLE NICKELS THEATRE COMPANY and THEARC THEATER presents...TRAVELING WHILE BLACK 02/03/2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

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-...

THEARC Theater presents...Black History Celebration Series Film Screening Soundtrack for a Revolution 02/01/2018 - 1:00pm - 7:00pm

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-...

An Evening with Caleen Sinette Jennings: Scenes & Stories from the Queens Girl Cycle 01/22/2018 - 7:00pm

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,

PRIVATE EVENT 01/20/2018
PRIVATE EVENT 01/11/2018 - 11:00am
The Spirit of Kwanzaa 12/17/2017 - 2:00pm

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...

The Spirit of Kwanzaa 12/16/2017 - 6:00pm

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...

The Spirit of Kwanzaa 12/15/2017 - 7:00pm

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...

DANCING BEFORE THE KING 12/09/2017 - 5:00pm

Victory Praise Company presents its 4th Annual Christmas program, DANCING BEFORE THE KING, on December 9th at 5 pm (doors open at 4:30 pm). This program is for the entire family to enjoy. 

Disney's Aladdin Jr. presented by The Seed Falcon Theatre 12/08/2017 - 7:30pm

The Seed School of Washington, DC presents THE SEED FALCON THEATRE in Disney's Aladdin Jr. on December 6, 7, and 8. All shows are at 7:30pm.

Tickets bought between November 26-December 5 are $15 adult and $10 youth. Tickets bought...

Disney's Aladdin Jr. presented by The Seed Falcon Theatre 12/07/2017 - 7:30pm

The Seed School of Washington, DC presents THE SEED FALCON THEATRE in Disney's Aladdin Jr. on December 6, 7, and 8. All shows are at 7:30pm.

Tickets bought between November 26-December 5 are $15 adult and $10 youth. Tickets bought...

Disney's Aladdin Jr. presented by The Seed Falcon Theatre 12/06/2017 - 7:30pm

The Seed School of Washington, DC presents THE SEED FALCON THEATRE in Disney's Aladdin Jr. on December 6, 7, and 8. All shows are at 7:30pm. 

Tickets bought between November 26-December 5 are $15 adult and $10 youth. Tickets...

Information Session with Trinity at THEARC 11/29/2017 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, November 29, 6:30 pm
Information Session
Location: THEARC – 2nd Floor
 

RSVP REQURIED -...

The Nutcracker by The Washington Ballet 11/25/2017 - 11/26/2017

 

The Nutcracker by The Washington Ballet

November 25, at 1pm and 5:30pm

​November 26, at 1pm and 5:30pm 

 

CLOSED: The Washington School for Girls, The Washington School for Girls, Covenant House, Trinity, Levine Music, and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington. OPEN: The Children's Health Center 11/24/2017

CLOSED: The Washington School for Girls, The Washington School for Girls, Covenant House, Trinity, Levine Music, and Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington. 

OPEN: The Children's Health Center will be open on November 24....

CLOSED: Building Bridges Across the River, The Washington Ballet @ THEARC, and Levine Music 11/23/2017

Building Bridges Across the River, The Washington Ballet @ THEARC, and Levine Music will be closed in observation of the Thanksgiving holiday.

*Please contact the partner organizations directly about their hours.

WC Smith and Mayor Bowser to celebrate the opening of Archer Park 11/15/2017 - 11:30am

* 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...

OPEN: Building Bridges Across the River, Levine Music, The Washington Ballet 11/10/2017

Please contact the organization directly for holiday hours. 

CLOSED: Children’s National Health Center, Washington School for Girls, and THEARC FARM 11/10/2017

Children’s Health Center, Washington School for Girls, and THEARC FARM will be closed for Veterans Day on November 10.

CLOSED: The Boys & Girls Club (*open for basketball program 8:00pm-10:00pm) 11/10/2017

The Boys & Girls Club will be closed Friday, November 10th for Veterans Day. They will be open for the basketball program 8:00pm-10:00pm.

Information Session with Trinity at THEARC 11/08/2017 - 6:30pm

Wednesday, November 8, 6:30 pm 

Information Session
Location: THEARC – 2nd Floor

 

RSVP REQURIED...