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Comedy at the Kennedy Center: James AdomianComedy at the Kennedy Center: James Adomian

Actor and comedian James Adomian takes the stage with opener Pete Bladel. Having... more

Live broadcast on 7/31/14 at 6:00 PM


Upcoming Live Broadcasts

  • 6th Annual Washington International Piano Festival 6th Annual Washington International Piano Festival

    The festival presents its Young Pianist Showcase featuring award-winning local t...more

    Live broadcast on 8/1/14 at 6:00 PM

  • 6th Annual Washington International Piano Festival 6th Annual Washington International Piano Festival

    The festival presents its Young Pianist Showcase featuring award-winning local t...more

    Live broadcast on 8/2/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Listen Local First DC Presents Baby Bry Bry & The Apologists Listen Local First DC Presents Baby Bry Bry & The Apologists

    The innovative lounge-punk powerhouse performs....more

    Live broadcast on 8/3/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Orrin Star Orrin Star

    The award-winning guitarist, who’s been featured on A Prairie Home Companion, br...more

    Live broadcast on 8/4/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Silk Road Dance Company Silk Road Dance Company

    The acclaimed company showcases its repertoire of dance from throughout the East...more

    Live broadcast on 8/5/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Phil Wiggins and Friends Phil Wiggins and Friends

    The all-star blues and dance quartet features Phil Wiggins (harmonica), Rick Fra...more

    Live broadcast on 8/6/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Charanjit Singh Charanjit Singh

    The Indian multi-instrumentalist, composer, and arranger pairs raga with a disco...more

    Live broadcast on 8/7/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Cesar Orozco, Rodner Padilla, and Francisco Vielma Cesar Orozco, Rodner Padilla, and Francisco Vielma

    The trio fuses jazz with music from members’ home countries of Cuba and Venezuel...more

    Live broadcast on 8/8/14 at 6:00 PM

  • United States Marine Band United States Marine Band

    The band’s saxophone quartet and brass quintet perform....more

    Live broadcast on 8/9/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Target Family Night: Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra Target Family Night: Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra

    The orchestra presents a concert by some of the best high school and college jaz...more

    Live broadcast on 8/10/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Cardinal Sons Cardinal Sons

    The New Orleans band of brothers balances indie rock with folk and pop....more

    Live broadcast on 8/11/14 at 6:00 PM

  • International Young Artist Piano Competition International Young Artist Piano Competition

    The competition’s 2014 winner offers a recital....more

    Live broadcast on 8/12/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Synetic Theatre's Summer Camp: <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> Synetic Theatre's Summer Camp: The Wizard of Oz

    The campers perform an original adaptation of The Wizard of Oz using mime, panto...more

    Live broadcast on 8/13/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Theatre Lab School of Dramatic Arts Summer Teen Program Theatre Lab School of Dramatic Arts Summer Teen Program

    Participants perform scenes from Evita and West Side Story....more

    Live broadcast on 8/14/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Quraishi Quraishi

    World-class Afghan-American rubab player Quraishi offers a performance of origin...more

    Live broadcast on 8/15/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Charles Covington, Steve Abshire, and Ken Kimery Charles Covington, Steve Abshire, and Ken Kimery

    The trio offers a performance of jazz standards....more

    Live broadcast on 8/16/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Kyle Dunnigan Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Kyle Dunnigan

    Comedian Kyle Dunnigan takes the stage with an opening set by D.C. comic and wri...more

    Live broadcast on 8/17/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Ezekiel's Wheels Ezekiel's Wheels

    The internationally recognized klezmer ensemble blends the intimacy of chamber m...more

    Live broadcast on 8/18/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Carlos Nunez Carlos Nunez

    The Galician multi-instrumentalist and world-famous gaita (bagpipe) player plays...more

    Live broadcast on 8/19/14 at 6:00 PM

  • The Quebe Sisters Band The Quebe Sisters Band

    The trio brings three-part harmony and Texas-style fiddling to a refreshing blen...more

    Live broadcast on 8/20/14 at 6:00 PM

  • U.S. Navy Band Cruisers U.S. Navy Band Cruisers

    The Navy’s premier contemporary entertainment ensemble plays jazz, R&B, pop,...more

    Live broadcast on 8/21/14 at 6:00 PM

  • U.S. Marine Band U.S. Marine Band

    The band offers a concert of chamber music....more

    Live broadcast on 8/22/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Thaylobleu & Godisheus: <i>Chocolate City Rocks!</i> Thaylobleu & Godisheus: Chocolate City Rocks!

    The alt-rock outfit led by singer/writer Terence Nicholson and bassist Ezra Gree...more

    Live broadcast on 8/23/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra

    The ragtime ensemble performs a concert of favorites and underscores Charlie Cha...more

    Live broadcast on 8/24/14 at 6:00 PM

  • U.S. Navy Country Current U.S. Navy Country Current

    The Navy’s premier country-bluegrass ensemble blends modern country music and cu...more

    Live broadcast on 8/25/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Gina Ling Chinese Dance Chamber Gina Ling Chinese Dance Chamber

    The talented young dancers of the Maryland-based group perform Chinese classical...more

    Live broadcast on 8/26/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Kotebel Kotebel

    The progressive Latin American act fuses avant-garde symphonic rock with a wide...more

    Live broadcast on 8/27/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Footworks Footworks

    The Maryland-based dance company blends traditional Americana music and percussi...more

    Live broadcast on 8/28/14 at 6:00 PM

  • MetroPerforms! 2014 Showcase MetroPerforms! 2014 Showcase

    The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority presents the talents of D.C’s...more

    Live broadcast on 8/29/14 at 6:00 PM

  • 13th Annual <i>Page-to-Stage<i> Festival: <i>In His Own Words: A Tribute to Walter Dean Myers</i> 13th Annual Page-to-Stage Festival: In His Own Words: A Tribute to Walter Dean Myers

    The Kennedy Center, in collaboration with the University of Maryland, presents a...more

    Live broadcast on 8/30/14 at 6:00 PM

  • 30th Annual VSA Playwright Discovery Performance 30th Annual VSA Playwright Discovery Performance

    Winners of the competition and their winning scripts will be celebrated. Excerpt...more

    Live broadcast on 8/31/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Aparna Nancherla

    Comedian and D.C. native Aparna Nancherla takes the stage with an opening set by...more

    Live broadcast on 9/22/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Nikki Glaser

    Comedian Nikki Glaser first gained notoriety during season four of Last Comic St...more

    Live broadcast on 10/13/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Chris Gethard

    Comedian Chris Gethard takes the stage with an opening set by Courtney Fearringt...more

    Live broadcast on 11/17/14 at 6:00 PM

  • Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Mark Normand Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Mark Normand

    Comedian Mark Normand takes the stage with opener Rahmein Mostafavi. A regular i...more

    Live broadcast on 12/15/14 at 6:00 PM