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A Midsummer Night's Dream & Penny Plain

Both of these shows were presented as part of the Kennedy Center’s World Stages Festival in March 2014. 

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bristol Old Vic… 750 more words


Kennedy Center Hosts Break Dancing Competition

WASHINGTON (AP) — Break dancing will find an unexpected home in Washington this weekend.

The Kennedy Center is hosting a break dancing competition Saturday with two-person teams of “b-boys” and “b-girls” vying for a chance to win a $10,000 prize for their dance skills. 92 more words


Rock! Like A Girl

On Saturday, April 5, 2014, The Kennedy Center was rocking! Hundreds of people, from near and far, traveled to the nation’s capital to see Black Girls Rock and Bondvision Media presents Rock! 580 more words

DC | 04.05.14 @BlackGirlsRock presents @rocklikeagirl

ROCK! LIKE A GIRL™ is a platform created to showcase the creativity of many talented women in the music industry. It also shines a light on the impressions that these women are making in the industry as well as the media, arts and pop culture. 126 more words

Nas, National Symphony Perform ‘Illmatic’ In Its Entirety at the Kennedy Center (WATCH)

Nasir “Nas” Jones kicked off the 20th anniversary of his classic debut album “Illmatic,” this past weekend with a special performance featuring the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall in Washington D.C. 254 more words

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Opera | The Elixir of Love

This past week, my friends and I went to the Kennedy Center for an opera, The Elixir of Love by Gaetano Donizetti! I don’t recall ever having been to an opera before (I’ve been to countless shows, Broadway shows, and ballets!), so it was fun to experience something so new to me. 269 more words

Nas talks 'Illmatic,' current state of hip-hop at Georgetown University

Hip-hop legend Nas is in D.C. this weekend to kick-off his Illmatic 20th Anniversary tour. He will be performing that iconic album in its entirety at the Kennedy Center tonight and Saturday night. 52 more words