Upcoming Events

Jan 14 – Mar 1 all-day
12:00 am
Directed by Aaron Posner and starring 2019 Helen Hayes Award winner Regina Aquino and theater veteran Brian Mani, the Bard’s comedy is a story of marriage, jealousy, wealth and lies. The plot follows Falstaff, whose[...]
Folger Theatre
Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
One day every year, Mess Hall allows guests to enter beyond its 2,000 square feet of event space and venture into its private kitchens. That day is Ramen World. February 29 marks the sixth incarnation[...]
Mess Hall
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
1:00 pm
The Bluejacket Tasting Tour includes a full tour of the brewery with five tasting pours offered throughout the tour. The ticket price includes the tour ($22), as well as the tax and gratuity ($7). For Tour[...]
Bluejacket
8:00 pm
Tiffany Haddish will be performing live at MGM National Harbor on February 29th, 2020 at 8:00 P.M ET.
MGM National Harbor
12:00 am
This sensual grand opera tells the story of Samson, who has everything it takes to free the enslaved Hebrews from the Philistines. But when the bewitching Delilah seduces Samson into revealing the source of his[...]
Kennedy Center
Mar 11 – Mar 29 all-day
12:00 am
Americans are way too into debates. No, not the ones held at schools and universities between teams of intellectuals. I’m talking about the hot take, punditry BS that is so rampant in society and pop[...]
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Apr 6 – May 3 all-day
12:00 am
In this Woolly Mammoth production, revenge is a dish best served on time, especially when you have a pact. Sexual abuse survivors Lola and T are running up against the clock, as their deadline for[...]
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Apr 22 – May 17 all-day
12:00 am
What’s real and what’s not? Is destiny a thing or do we control our own narratives and fate? These questions have been at the forefront of human consciousness since, well, forever, and likely always will[...]
Synetic Theatre
Apr 23 – May 7 all-day
12:00 am
Created by Ted Swindley and based on a true story about the legendary country singer’s odd friendship with a fan from Houston named Louise Seger, the musical offers plenty of humor, great music and even[...]
Creative Cauldron
Apr 23 – May 3 all-day
12:00 am
Filmfest DC 2020 DC’s most ambitious film festival returns in 2020, with 80 films from 45 countries over the course of 11 days. For people who love films and movie theaters, any opportunity to see[...]
Filmfest DC
May 16 – Jun 14 all-day
12:00 am
Another entry from DC’s foremost hip-hop theatre director Psalmayene 24, The Blackest Battle takes place in a future after African Americans receive reparations. With conflict between warring hip-hop factions, this musical’s characters struggle to wrestle[...]
Anacostia Playhouse
Jun 4 – Jun 28 all-day
12:00 am
Were the 1950s really that great? Well, that’s what Katha and Ryu have to figure out in Spooky Action’s Maple and Vine. The play follows the two married millennials on their quest for happiness, which[...]
Spooky Action Theater
Jun 10 – Jul 3 all-day
12:00 am
A provocative romantic comedy between two Muslim-Americans who have nothing in common except their race. Layla and Imran are a literature professor and novelist, respectively, and clash over faith, politics and cultural clichés. Written by[...]
Round House Theatre
Jun 19 – Jun 23 all-day
12:00 am
The nation’s annual documentary film festival is beloved for showcasing the best in documentary filmmaking from both the U.S. and around the world. District Architecture Center serves as the festival’s central meeting place for guest[...]
District Architecture Center
Jul 24 – Aug 23 all-day
12:00 am
With a book by John Cameron Mitchell and music and lyrics by Stephen Trask, this groundbreaking Tony-winning musical got its start off-Broadway and developed a cult following. The musical tells the tale of Hedwig Schmidt,[...]
Keegan Theatre
Aug 25 – Sep 27 all-day
12:00 am
When an Academy Award winner adapts Pulitzer Prize-winning material, it’s likely that said adaptation would be a hit, right? Well, like some sort of literary math, Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s To Kill a[...]
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts