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Upcoming Events

Prayer Summit International presents: Providence and Destiny: The Nicholas Duncan-Williams Story

Sat, Aug 26, 2017, 7:00 PM

Prayer Summit International is pleased to present the dramatic and inspiring documentary film that chronicles the life and work of Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams.

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Selma: A Film and Live Music Event with the NSO, Jason Moran, and Others

Fri, Sep 22, 2017, 8:00 PM

Experience Martin Luther King Jr.’s movement to secure equal voting rights as chronicled by the Academy Award®–nominated film on a big screen with Kennedy Center Artistic Director for Jazz Jason Moran’s acclaimed score performed live.

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NSO Pops: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™ in Concert

Nov 24 - Nov 26, 2017

Relive the magic of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets™ in high definition on a giant screen while hearing the NSO perform John Williams’s unforgettable score. Age 5+

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Philip Glass's Koyaanisqatsi: Film & Music with the Philip Glass Ensemble

Fri, Mar 16, 2018, 8:00 PM

Philip Glass's classic multimedia collaboration with experimental filmmaker Godfrey Reggio is a prescient mediation on the imbalance between humans and our environment. In the D.C. premiere of the film, the Philip Glass Ensemble makes its eagerly anticipated Kennedy Center debut, performing the score live.