Adult

A Conversation with Frederick Douglass and John Muller

Date: 
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 10:00am

DC Public Library presents: A Conversation with Frederick Douglass and John Muller! Join the Library in reading this year's DC Reads title, Frederick Douglass in Washington, D.C.: The Lion of Anacostia. Travel back in time and learn how Frederick Douglass shaped Washington, D.C.

Thursday November 7, 2013 at 10:00 AM

Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
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Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Summer Breeze Jazz Concert

Date: 
Sunday, August 18, 2013 - 3:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Summer Breeze Jazz Concert

Anacostia Diaspora Group presents the Summer Breeze Jazz Concert featuring Jazz Saxophonist Art Sherrod, Jr. and The Marcus Mitchell Project!

Event Type: 
Concert
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

Smiley Dew Entertainment presents The Grown & Sexy Experience

Date: 
Saturday, August 3, 2013 - 7:30pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Smiley Dew Entertainment presents The Grown & Sexy Experience

The Grown & Sexy Experience - Smiley Dew Entertainment presents The Grown & Sexy Experience featuring Jazz Harmonicist Extraordinaire Avon Dews with Guest Vocalist Valerie Moten!

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

Str8-N-Up Productions, Inc Presents: Sounds of Summer II

Date: 
Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 7:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
 Str8-N-Up Productions, Inc Presents: Sounds of Summer II

The Sounds of Summer, a Str8-N-Up Production, will feature music by The Fathers' Children and SOP (Soul on Point) and be held Saturday, July 13, at 7 pm at THEARC Theater at 1900 Mississippi Ave, SE.  Also featured will be Ex-DC Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Kenneth Jackson and Mahalia Jackson. The Father's Children will be debuting their new album, "Love and Life Stories." 

General Admission: $20.00

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

Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life STAGEPLAY

Date: 
Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 2:00pm - 4:15pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life STAGEPLAY

Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life is a story about making hard choices between career and true love. The play is based on the novel, Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life written by Harold T. Fisher, host of WHUR-FM’s The Daily Drum. It is adapted for the stage by Paulette D. Harris, Artistic Director for the Paul Robeson Theatre (PRT) in Buffalo, NY and directed by Buffalo’s PRT theatrical staple, Mary Craig.

Event Type: 
Play
Age: 
Adult
Cost: 
Paid

Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life STAGEPLAY

Date: 
Sunday, July 21, 2013 - 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life STAGEPLAY

Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life is a story about making hard choices between career and true love. The play is based on the novel, Two Weeks Until the Rest of My Life written by Harold T. Fisher, host of WHUR-FM’s The Daily Drum. It is adapted for the stage by Paulette D. Harris, Artistic Director for the Paul Robeson Theatre (PRT) in Buffalo, NY and directed by Buffalo’s PRT theatrical staple, Mary Craig.

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Adult
Cost: 
Paid

Move the City!

Date: 
Saturday, June 1, 2013 - 7:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
Move the City!

City Dance Dream Early Arts presents Move the City! Where the art of movement meets creative action. Free and open to the public.

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

Opening of Ward 8 Farmers Market

Date: 
Saturday, June 1, 2013 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Parking Lot
Opening of Ward 8 Farmers Market

Celebrate this year’s opening day at the Ward 8 Farmer’s Market at THEARC with a free Zumba lesson, tour of THEARC's Organic Teaching Garden's brand new Hoop House, shop for fresh fruits, veggies and meats from local vendors and much more! Free Admission!

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

Framing Love Art Exhibition at THEARC

Date: 
Friday, May 3, 2013 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 
The ArtReach Gallery
Framing Love Art Exhibition at THEARC

Love is a powerful emotion that symbolizes strength, patience, positivity, and virtue.  The Corcoran Association of Photojournalists wanted to explore the idea of love through photography. Come view the photographs taken by THEARC members, staff and friends in this exhibit entitled Framing Love.

Event Type: 
Art Display
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Expressions 2013: The Corcoran's Annual ArtReach Exhibition

Date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Expressions 2013: The Corcoran's Annual ArtReach Exhibition

Expressions 2013 celebrates and exhibits artwork created by students participating in ArtReach in school and after school. Join in for live performances, refreshments, and the unveiling of the Corcoran Community Portrait Exchange. 

Event Type: 
Art Display
Partner: 
ArtReach at THEARC
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Cost: 
Free