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Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

Mosaic Theater Company Presents: Theory

  • Through Sunday, November 17, 2019

Isabelle, a young tenure-track professor, tests the limits of free speech by encouraging her students to contribute to an unmoderated discussion group.

National Symphony Orchestra: Urbański conducts Tchaikovsky's Fourth / De la Salle plays Chopin

  • Through Saturday, November 2, 2019

In his much-anticipated return to the NSO, electrifying young conductor Krzysztof Urbański unleashes the full force of Tchaikovsky's Fourth Symphony.


Fri • August 23, 2019


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"America is ..." National Juried Show on display August 2 – 29, 2019 at Touchstone Gallery

Touchstone Gallery

"America is ..." is an exhibit where artists from across the United States confront the question of how we define our national identity and values during a time of divisive politics and great social change. Four jurors from across the nation have selected the works of artists who best address this question.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

ART + TECH Exhibition: Infinite Space by Refik Anadol


ARTECHOUSE ushers you into Infinite Space by Refik Anadol this Summer. Get ready to open your senses to the endless transformation and infinite possibilities at the intersection of man and machine.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Other Events

Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen

National Sporting Library & Museum

Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen centers on a unique decorative object from the NSLM’s permanent collection.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, History

Experience a Bit of Summer Sprezzatura in "La Citta Italiana" at Gallery Clarendon in August

Gallery Clarendon Art Experience

Experience a Bit of Summer Sprezzatura in "La Citta Italiana" at Gallery Clarendon in August

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

Fire, Earth, Water, Air. Juried Member Show at Gallery Underground

Gallery Underground

Fire, Earth, Water, Air. Juried Member Show at Focus Gallery, Gallery Underground in August

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

Fresh Meat Art Exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery (Aug 2–Sept 1, 2019)

The Del Ray Artisans Gallery

Join us at Del Ray Artisans for a special exhibit, "Fresh Meat" (August 2-September 1, 2019) featuring artwork by Del Ray Artisans' newest members from 2018-2019. "Fresh Meat" highlights new faces and new techniques. Opening Reception: Friday, August 2, 7-9pm. Plus register in advance for a special acrylics painting workshop on Saturday, August 10. View the exhibit at Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Free

NSLMology: Science of Sporting Art

National Sporting Library & Museum

This Spring, NSLM melds art with science to create NSLMology, an exhibition for explorers of all ages! Visitors are invited to experience scientific principles within three centuries of paintings, sculptures, works on paper, and hands-on activities. Get up close and personal with the physics of locomotion and identify meteorological patterns, ecology, the science of colors, and even chemistry.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, History

Secret Door Tour - Be A Super Sleuth!

The Mansion on O Street

Secret Door Tour - Be a Super Sleuth

When: Daily 11am -  6pm based on availability - (check website for additional dates & times)

Where: The Mansion on O & O Street Museum | 2020 O Street N.W., DC Tickets: $25/person 

Categories: Tours, Exhibits

Tolerance, Understanding, Coexistence: Oman's Message of Islam (Exhibition)

Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center

SQCC hosts an exhibition touring the world promoting religious tolerance, mutual understanding, and peaceful coexistence. The summer exhibit offers insights into the practice of Islam and the role of women in contemporary Omani society.

Categories: Exhibits, International, Free

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WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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