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Prelude 2007

All Free Events

Image for Dancing on the River Terrace Dancing on the River Terrace
Enjoy live music and dancing under the stars when some of the finest local dance orchestras take to the South Plaza Stage.
Aug 31 - Sep 22, 2007, South Plaza Outdoors
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Media Partners: 97.1 WASH-FM
Image for Page-to-Stage Festival Page-to-Stage Festival
The Kennedy Center hosts more than 35 D.C.-area theater companies in a series of free readings and open rehearsals of plays and musicals.
Sep 1 - 3, 2007, Various Kennedy Center Locations
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Media Partners: Washington City Paper
A Projection by Artist Jenny Holzer A Projection by Artist Jenny Holzer
Beginning at dusk, xenon projections created by American artist Jenny Holzer will cast quotes by Presidents John F. Kennedy and Theodore Roosevelt across the Potomac River and onto Roosevelt Island during the Prelude celebration.
Sep. 13–16, Kennedy Center River & Roof Terraces
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National Symphony Orchestra: Labor Day Concert National Symphony Orchestra: Labor Day Concert
The Kennedy Center's Prelude celebration begins on a high note with this free annual Labor Day concert led by NSO Associate Conductor Emil de Cou. Program to be announced.
Sep 2, US Capitol Building - West Lawn
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Open House Arts Festival Open House Arts Festival
This annual, daylong indoor and outdoor event celebrates the Kennedy Center's birthday with more than 30 free performances of music, dance, and theater, plus many other events and activities for the whole family.
Sep. 8, Various Kennedy Center Locations
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Media Partners: El Tiempo Latino, Metro, News Channel 8, The Politico, WAMU, WASH, Washington Parent, Washington Woman, WETA, WJLA, WJZW, WMAL, WMMJ, WRQX, WTOP
 

Millennium Stage

Free performances every day of the year at 6 p.m. No tickets required!

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