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This performance: This for the kids edition features live performances by critically acclaimed musicians, youth-specialized entertainers, and educators and is hosted by Risikat Okedeyi.
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    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    Baba Ras D

    This for the kids edition features live performances by critically acclaimed musicians, youth-specialized entertainers, and educators and is hosted by Risikat Okedeyi.

    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    Chocolate City Rocks

    This for the kids edition features live performances by critically acclaimed musicians, youth-specialized entertainers, and educators and is hosted by Risikat Okedeyi.

    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    Jali D

    This for the kids edition features live performances by critically acclaimed musicians, youth-specialized entertainers, and educators and is hosted by Risikat Okedeyi.

    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    Uncle Devin

    This for the kids edition features live performances by critically acclaimed musicians, youth-specialized entertainers, and educators and is hosted by Risikat Okedeyi.

    Sunday, October 26, 2014
    Theatre Mala Scena

    This show uses miming and circus arts to tell the story of an unusual girl who was born with needles all around her body. Although she tries desperately to fit in with everybody else, she struggles to find a place in society. Part of Kids Euro Festival 2014 and presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Croatia.

    Monday, October 27, 2014
    Shannon Dunne Dance

    The company performs old style Irish dance in a hilarious modern day theatrical context. Part of Kids Euro Festival 2014 and presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Ireland.

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014
    Laurent Piron

    Highly skilled magic, comedy, and a bit of craziness come together for a dynamic performance that won’t soon be forgotten! Part of Kids Euro Festival 2014 and presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Belgium.

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014
    Arabesque

    The Vietnamese contemporary dance company brings The Mist, a contemporary work that echoes the gradual change in Vietnam itself, as young artists work within their country’s history, traditions, and aesthetics to forge new forms of creative expression. This performance is part of Center Stage, a program created by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, in partnership with New England Foundation for the Arts.

    Thursday, October 30, 2014
    Tev un Man

    This folk/pop ensemble performance features a sing-along with the children from Riga-European Capital of Culture 2014. Part of Kids Euro Festival 2014 and presented in cooperation with the Embassy of Latvia.

    Friday, October 31, 2014
    The Loser's Lounge

    Learn dance steps to the "Monster Mash," "Time Warp," and "Thriller." Test drive your moves with one of New York City's best party bands, The Loser's Lounge. Dance lessons by Quynn Johnson begin at 5 p.m., with live music starting at 6 p.m.

    Wear your most creative costume for the chance to win fabulous prizes in the following categories: Best Kid Costume (ages 6 and under, 7-12, 13-17); Best Character (TV, movies, theater, literature, comics, you name it! Extra points if it is Kennedy Center-related!); Funniest (Here's your chance to be ironic, clever, or just plain silly!); Scariest (Need we say more??). In the spirit of creativity, preference will be given to homemade costumes.



    Friday, October 31, 2014
    Quynn Johnson

    Learn dance steps to the "Monster Mash," "Time Warp," and "Thriller." Test drive your moves with one of New York City's best party bands, The Loser's Lounge. Dance lessons by Quynn Johnson begin at 5 p.m., with live music starting at 6 p.m.

    Wear your most creative costume for the chance to win fabulous prizes in the following categories: Best Kid Costume (ages 6 and under, 7-12, 13-17); Best Character (TV, movies, theater, literature, comics, you name it! Extra points if it is Kennedy Center-related!); Funniest (Here's your chance to be ironic, clever, or just plain silly!); Scariest (Need we say more??). In the spirit of creativity, preference will be given to homemade costumes.



    Saturday, November 1, 2014
    Jorge Luis Pacheco



    Sunday, November 2, 2014
    The Ugly Animal Roadshow



    Monday, November 3, 2014
    Rozsafa Folk Ensemble



    Tuesday, November 4, 2014
    Science Centre AHHAA

     



    Wednesday, November 5, 2014
    Aglaia Koras



    Thursday, November 6, 2014
    Sanna Valvanne



    Friday, November 7, 2014
    El Colegio del Cuerpo



    Saturday, November 8, 2014
    The Complete List of Malta



    Sunday, November 9, 2014
    Chuck Redd



    Sunday, November 9, 2014
    The Brazilian Jazz All-Stars



    Monday, November 10, 2014
    Brock McGuire Band



    Tuesday, November 11, 2014
    U.S. Army Blues



    Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Asian American Music Society



    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    The Oud Hobbyists Association



    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Chord-Ayres Male Chorus



    Sunday, November 16, 2014
    Cocek! Brass Band



    Monday, November 17, 2014
    Chris Gethard
    IN THE THEATER LAB
    Comedian Chris Gethard takes the stage with an opening set by Courtney Fearrington. Gethard is the host of the cult public access hit The Chris Gethard Show and author of the book A Bad Idea I’m About to Do. He is a mainstay performer at New York’s Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, where he has been performing for 12 years, and was named one of Variety’s “Ten Comics to Watch” in 2010. This program contains mature themes and strong language. Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the States Gallery starting at approximately 5:30 p.m., up to 2 tickets per person.

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    Grant Gordy



    Tuesday, November 18, 2014
    Joe Walsh



    Wednesday, November 19, 2014
    Steelism



    Thursday, November 20, 2014
    U.S. Air Force Chamber Players



    Saturday, November 22, 2014
    NSO Prelude



    Sunday, November 23, 2014
    Eishin Nose's The Gate



    Monday, November 24, 2014
    The Voice of Anne Frank



    Tuesday, November 25, 2014
    Moonshine Society



    Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    Alexandru Tomescu



    Thursday, November 27, 2014
    Johnny Boyd



    Thursday, November 27, 2014
    Gottaswing



    Friday, November 28, 2014
    The Elijah Jamal Balbed Quintet



    Saturday, November 29, 2014
    Zellnik Brothers



    Monday, December 15, 2014
    Mark Normand
    IN THE THEATER LAB
    Comedian Mark Normand takes the stage with opener Rahmein Mostafavi. A regular in comedy clubs and colleges across the country, Normand has been involved in many festivals, including being featured as a New Face at the Montreal Comedy Festival. In NYC, Mark runs two comedy shows and two podcasts. This program contains mature themes and strong language. Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the States Gallery starting at approximately 5:30 p.m., up to 2 tickets per person.