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Past Events: Explore the Arts

  • The Kennedy Center In Conversation: Stephen Schwartz

    Sat., May 18, 2013, 5:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join ASCAP Director of Musical Theater Michael Kerker for an intimate conversation with legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz as he reflects on his career.

  • The Kennedy Center Master Class: Monica Bill Barnes & Company

    Tue., May 7, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    This participatory, beginner level class for adults (sorry, no observers allowed) is led by company members from Monica Bill Barnes & Company.

  • The Kennedy Center Jazz Master Class: Julian Lage

    Sat., May 4, 2013, 10:30 AM
    2012-2013 Season
    Observe the creative process as pre-professional performers receive instruction from some of the greats in jazz.

  • The Kennedy Center Show Boat: Creating the Vision

    Sat., Apr. 27, 2013, 4:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join WNO Artistic Dir. and Show Boat director Francesca Zambello and other creative team members behind this spectacular new production, for a discussion about how they brought new life to this classic work.

  • The Kennedy Center Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell FOR ADULTS! 201

    Sat., Apr. 27, 2013, 11:00 AM
    2012-2013 Season
    The Explore the Arts Master Class Series gives you an opportunity to take classes led by some of the most talented and creative artists in the world of dance.

  • The Kennedy Center Ballet 360°: The Magic Carpet

    Sat., Apr. 6, 2013, 3:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Dance critic Alexandra Tomalonis uses video of well-known ballets to take us beyond the steps and into the fine craft of making a ballet.

  • The Kennedy Center Creative Movement with the New York City Ballet

    Sat., Mar. 30, 2013, 10:30 AM
    2012-2013 Season
    This creative movement class for non-dancers is led by New York City Ballet company members.

  • The Kennedy Center Master Class: New York City Ballet

    Mon., Mar. 25, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    This participatory, intermediate to advanced level class for adults (sorry, no observers allowed) is led by company members from New York City Ballet.

  • The Kennedy Center Ballet 360°: Walking and Waltzing

    Sat., Mar. 23, 2013, 3:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Dance critic Alexandra Tomalonis uses video of well-known ballets to take us beyond the steps and into the fine craft of making a ballet.

  • Master Class: GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

    Sat., Mar. 16, 2013, 11:00 AM
    2012-2013 Season
    This participatory, intermediate to advanced level class for adults (sorry, no observers allowed) is led by company members from GöteborgsOperans Danskompani.

  • Nordic Cool 2013: A Taste of Sweden

    Thu., Mar. 14, 2013, 6:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join us for an evening of cultural exploration based in our universal enjoyment of food that includes a buffet dinner specially prepared by Chef Frida Johansson at the home of His Excellency Jonas Hafström, the Ambassador of Sweden.

  • Master Class: Tero Saarinen Company

    Mon., Mar. 11, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    This participatory, intermediate to advanced level class for adults (sorry, no observers allowed) is led by choreographer and dancer Tero Saarinen.

  • From Screen to Stage: The Making of Fanny and Alexander

    Sat., Mar. 9, 2013, 2:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join this conversation on the process of turning film into theater with director Stefan Larsson from Sweden's Royal Dramatic Theatre.

  • The Kennedy Center Becoming Mozart, with Saul Lilienstein

    Mon., Mar. 4, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Musicologist Saul Lilienstein traces the evolution of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: from the wonder child of Salzburg to the final years of artistic triumph in Vienna.

  • Master Class: Iceland Dance Company

    Tue., Feb. 26, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    This participatory, intermediate to advanced level class for adults (sorry, no observers allowed) is led by company members from Iceland Dance Company.

  • Nordic Cool 2013: A Taste of Norway

    Mon., Feb. 25, 2013, 6:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join us for an evening of cultural exploration based in our universal enjoyment of food that includes a buffet dinner specially prepared by Chef Simon Idsø at the home of His Excellency Wegger Chr. Strommen, the Ambassador of Norway.

  • Opera Master Class: Patricia Racette

    Mon., Feb. 4, 2013, 7:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join renowned soprano Patricia Racette, lauded by the New York Times for her "strength, taste and emotional generosity," as she coaches the next generation of singers.

  • The Kennedy Center Jazz Master Class: Dee Dee Bridgewater

    Sat., Feb. 2, 2013, 11:00 AM
    2012-2013 Season
    Observe the creative process as pre-professional performers receive instruction from some of the greats in jazz.

  • The Kennedy Center Schoolhouse Rock! 40th Anniversary Sing-along

    Sun., Jan. 6, 2013, 6:01 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Bring your friends and family to celebrate the 40th anniversary of this classic.

  • Ballet 360°: Nuts Over The Nutcracker

    Sat., Dec. 1, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Dance critic Alexandra Tomalonis uses video of well-known ballets to take us beyond the steps and into the fine craft of making a ballet.

  • Open Rehearsal: San Francisco Ballet

    Tue., Nov. 13, 2012, 1:30 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join dance scholars for an insider's look at San Francisco Ballet as they prepare onstage for performance.

  • All in the Timing: A Discussion of Comedy and Jazz

    Sat., Nov. 10, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Kennedy Center Artistic Advisor for Jazz Jason Moran, comedian Faizon Love, and Dr. Charles Limb discuss improvisation, the creative process, and the intersections of comedy and jazz.

  • Open Rehearsal: The Suzanne Farrell Ballet

    Wed., Nov. 7, 2012, 1:30 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join dance scholars for an insider's look at The Suzanne Farrell Ballet as they prepare onstage for performance.

  • The Kennedy Center What to Listen for in Music: Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, with Saul Lilienstein

    Sat., Nov. 3, 2012, 5:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Musicologist Saul Lilienstein examines Beethoven's masterful Missa Solemnis, which stands alongside J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor as one of the greatest settings of the Catholic Mass.

  • The Kennedy Center Theater Look-in: CANCELLED: War Horse

    Fri., Nov. 2, 2012, 5:00 PM
    2012-2013 Season
    Join company members for a discussion and puppetry demonstration as they give insight on the creative process behind War Horse.

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