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Past Events: Explore the Arts

  • The Kennedy Center Film & Discussion: In Good Time, The Piano Jazz of Marian McPartland

    Sat., May 12, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Join us for a screening of Huey's new documentary on the life and legacy of renowned jazz musician, composer, and National Public Radio host Marian McPartland.

  • The Kennedy Center Ballet 360° - What Ballet Does Best III: Ah, to be Human

    Sat., May 5, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2011-2012 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 Master Class: Jo Kanamori/Dance Company Noism

    Tue., Apr. 24, 2012, 7:45 PM
    2011-2012 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 Creative Movement with the New York City Ballet

    Sat., Apr. 7, 2012, 10:30 AM
    2011-2012 Season
    Enjoy this creative movement class for non-dancers and learn movement inspired by the ballet program being danced by New York City Ballet during their Kennedy Center engagement.

  • The Kennedy Center Master Class: New York City Ballet

    Mon., Apr. 2, 2012, 7:00 PM
    2011-2012 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 Master Class: Ballet Preljocaj

    Sat., Mar. 31, 2012, 11:00 AM
    2011-2012 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 Social Dance Lessons: Prague

    Wed., Mar. 21, 2012, 5:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Learn various social dances from Prague.

  • The Kennedy Center Social Dance Lessons: Budapest

    Tue., Mar. 20, 2012, 5:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Learn various social dances from Budapest.

  • The Kennedy Center Viennese Waltz Class

    Sun., Mar. 18, 2012, 5:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Learn the elegant yet controversial ballroom dance.

  • A Taste of Three Cities

    Sat., Mar. 17, 2012, 11:00 AM
    2011-2012 Season
    Prepare and enjoy the cuisine of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna during this hands-on cooking class and 3-course meal. NOTE: This event does NOT take place at the Kennedy Center.

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

    Sat., Mar. 17, 2012, 11:00 AM
    2011-2012 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.

  • Eros and Freedom: The Viennese Waltz

    Sat., Mar. 10, 2012, 2:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Lecturer Saul Lilienstein shares the history of the Viennese Waltz and the heady ebullience that swept across 19th century Europe--in three-quarter time.

  • Intoxicated by Gypsies

    Sat., Mar. 3, 2012, 2:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Lecturer Saul Lilienstein traces the connection between the rich tradition of Gypsy music and its influence on classical music composers of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.

  • The Kennedy Center Master Class: KEIGWIN + COMPANY

    Sat., Mar. 3, 2012, 11:00 AM
    2011-2012 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 Open Rehearsal: KEIGWIN + COMPANY

    Fri., Mar. 2, 2012, 1:30 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Join dance scholars for an insider's look at KEIGWIN + COMPANY as they prepare onstage for performance.

  • The Kennedy Center Opera Master Class: Elizabeth Futral

    Sun., Feb. 26, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Observe the creative process as pre-professional performers receive instruction from some of the greats in Opera.

  • Budapest, Prague, and Vienna: Where the Coffee House Influenced the Opera House

    Sat., Feb. 18, 2012, 2:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Yvonne Caruthers examines the cultural hegemony of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna in their imperial centuries as the centers of classical music and opera.

  • The Kennedy Center Open Rehearsal: American Ballet Theatre

    Thu., Feb. 2, 2012, 1:15 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Join dance scholars for an insider's look at the world's top ballet companies as they prepare onstage for performance.

  • The Kennedy Center Theater Look-in: La Cage aux Folles

    Tue., Jan. 31, 2012
    2011-2012 Season
    Join company members from La Cage aux Folles for an insider's look, complete with lively discussion and the opportunity to ask questions of the artists.

  • The Kennedy Center Mark Morris Dance Group's Dance for PD

    Sat., Jan. 28, 2012, 1:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    A Free Movement Class led by Mark Morris Dance Group teaching artists for persons with Parkinson's and their families, friends, and caregivers.
     

  • The Kennedy Center Community Class: Mark Morris Dance Group

    Sat., Jan. 28, 2012, 11:00 AM
    2011-2012 Season
    Come join this participatory, beginner level class for adults led by company members from Mark Morris Dance Group.

  • The Kennedy Center Master Class: Mark Morris Dance Group

    Tue., Jan. 24, 2012, 7:00 PM
    2011-2012 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 Bridging the Centuries: Mozart and Schubert

    Sat., Jan. 21, 2012, 2:00 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Lecturer Saul Lilienstein brings his expert musical insights to a discussion of two late masterful compositions by the young geniuses Mozart and Schubert. 

  • The Kennedy Center Open Rehearsal: Mariinsky Ballet

    Tue., Jan. 17, 2012, 12:30 PM
    2011-2012 Season
    Join dance scholars for an insider's look at the world's top ballet companies as they prepare onstage for performance.

  • The Kennedy Center Ballet 360° - What Ballet Does Best II: Exotic Dreams

    Sat., Jan. 14, 2012, 3:00 PM
    2011-2012 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.

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