At a time when the inundation of on-demand content causes decision paralysis, the desire for unique, one-off experiences is at an all-time high. But the pop-up model isn’t just for TV-themed bars and exotic late-night eats anymore: behold, Pop-Up Magazine, a show born in that cauldron of innovation, San Francisco. Each “issue” of the traveling Pop-Up Magazine features new, never-before-heard stories that are presented alongside photography, film, and music (provided by the rock world’s go-to collaborators, the Magik*Magik Orchestra). The show isn’t recorded or shared online, so you’ve got to be there to see it. For its upcoming D.C. visit, Pop-Up Magazine enlisted a who’s-who of storytellers for the city’s intelligentsia, including The Atlantic science writer Ed Yong, producer Yowei Shaw of NPR’s InvisibiliaThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks author Rebecca SklootCall Your Girlfriend podcast co-host Ann FriedmanWIRED senior writer Emily Dreyfuss, and many others. Ever want to listen to your favorite podcast or read your favorite mag in a swanky theater and have a drink with the host afterward? Here’s your chance. Read more>>> The show begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Warner Theatre, 513 13th St. NW. $24–$39. (202) 783-4000. (Chris Kelly)


Capital One Arena presents Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience, featuring composer Ramin Djawadi. 8 p.m. at 601 F St. NW. $19.75–$99.50.

Iconic soul singer and performer Diana Ross performs at the Music Center at Strathmore. 8 p.m. at 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. $69–$239.

Heart to Heart Orchestra, an orchestra composed of youth musicians with developmental disabilities, performs at the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage. 6 p.m. at 2700 F St. NW. Free. 

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