Explore and Interact
Explore these unique interactive environments to enhance your understanding and appreciation of the world of the performing arts. From the modern to the ancient, each interactive site delves deeply into aspects of art, life, and culture.
William Shakespeare wrote some of the most amazing works of the Elizabethan era; however, we underestimate Will when we limit him to the role of "bard" when he was so much more...
Learn more about the National Symphony Orchestra using the new interactive feature above. Click on the options on the top right hand side of the feature to learn more about the individual musicians of the NSO, the different instruments of the orchestra, the NSO administrative staff and governance, and more.
Developed for middle and high school audiences, this interactive timeline follows the development of this great American art form. Divided by decade, the timeline ...
Explore the Arts is made possible by
Additional support is provided by The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.
Education and related artistic programs are made possible through the generosity of the
National Committee for the Performing Arts and the President's Advisory Committee on the Arts.