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Portraits of Resilience

Phillips Collection 1600 21st St. NW, Washington

In this ongoing photo series by British photographer Jonathan Banks, survivors of torture who've fled their home countries as refugees are shown under the projection of an image that is […]


American Portraiture Today

National Portrait Gallery 8th and G Streets NW, Washington

The 42 finalists in this year’s Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition were selected from more than 2,700 entries. Their work challenges and democratizes portraiture, and will be on display at the Portrait Gallery before making rounds across the country.

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Metropolitan Beer Trail


NoMa Business Improvement District (NoMa BID) is partnering with seven of the District’s most popular breweries and bar to launch DC’s first Ale Trail, the Metropolitan Beer Trail. The Metropolitan Beer Trail links […]

American Silence: The Photographs of Robert Adams

National Gallery of Art 4th St & Constitution Ave, NW, Washington

For 50 years, Robert Adams has been capturing spacious, lonely American landscapes in a haunting black and white. American Silence features some 175 of the seminal photographer's images.


Six: The Musical

National Theatre 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington

Divorced. Beheaded. Died. Divorced. Beheaded. Survived. The opening lines of SIX list the fates of Henry the VIII’s half dozen wives, and despite setting a rather dire tone, the pronouncement […]

$65 – $150

LE DRIP: The Uncontainable Sauce of Black Essence

Torpedo Factory Art Center 105 N. Union St., Alexandria

Born and raised in the District, Brandy "Blu" Murphy celebrates Blackness in her art. In LE DRIP, the artist blends photography and graffiti to create eye-catching collages that pay homage […]


American Silence

National Gallery of Art 4th St & Constitution Ave, NW, Washington

The spacious, black and white photos of Robert Adams have been telling the story of the American West for decades. See that story come to life in this massive retrospective, which features some 175 works.


Shakespeare in Love

Keegan Theatre 1742 Church St. NW

A young William Shakespeare can't seem to write anything at the onset of this play. That's when he meets Viola, the beautiful and enamored young woman who inspires him to […]


Framing Fatherhood

500 17th Street NW 500 17th Street NW, Washington,DC

June 19–July 31, 2022 On view Wednesday–Sunday, 1–6 pm Corcoran School of the Arts & Design 500 17th Street NW “Framing Fatherhood” is a photojournalism exhibit celebrating Black fatherhood, curated […]

Mr. Popper’s Penguins

Imagination Stage 4908 Auburn Ave., Bethesda

Puppets, penguins, music, and more to keep your little ones laughing!



Arts and Industries Building 900 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington

Before the Arts and Industries Building takes down its massive FUTURES exhibit, get in one last rush at this day long community celebration with art, dance, science, performances and more in a round-the-clock lineup of constant surprises. The day-time has fam-friendly events, happy happens at 5 p.m. with the Crush Funk Brass Band, Tiktok cellist […]



Arts and Industries Building 900 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington

Don't let the FUTURES go without a goodbye. And what better way to bid adieu this massive exhibit in the Arts and Industries Building than with a 13-hour community celebration. Expect family-friendly fun during the daytime hours, get into happy hour at 5 p.m. with Crush Funk Brass Band, Tiktok cellist Andrew Savoia, illusionist Alain […]