Kennedy Center Monthly Calendar


December, 2012

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Saturday, December 1

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Washington Performing Arts Society: Lukáš Vondrácek, piano   --    2:00 PM, Terrace Theater

Ballet 360°: Nuts Over The Nutcracker   --    3:00 PM, South Opera Tier Lounge

National Symphony Orchestra: Mozart and La Mer   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

Sunday, December 2

35th Kennedy Center Honors   --    7:00 PM, Opera House

Monday, December 3

Washington Performing Arts Society: Yo-Yo Ma, cello   --    7:30 PM, Concert Hall

Tuesday, December 4

Washington Performing Arts Society: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela   --    7:30 PM, Concert Hall

Young Concert Artists: miXt   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Wednesday, December 5

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

The Olender Foundation presents: 27th Annual Olender Foundation Awards   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Thursday, December 6

National Symphony Orchestra: Hans Graf, conductor / Yuja Wang, piano, plays Chopin   --    7:00 PM, Concert Hall

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Pro Musica Hebraica presents: From Psalm to Lamentation: A Concert of Cantorial Masterpieces   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Friday, December 7

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Barbara Cook's Spotlight: Judy Kuhn   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

KC Jazz Club: Discovery Artist: Christie Dashiell Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Gallery

Chicago Human Rhythm Project's JUBA! Masters of Tap and Percussive Dance   --    8:00 PM, Eisenhower Theater

National Symphony Orchestra: Hans Graf, conductor / Yuja Wang, piano, plays Chopin   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

KC Jazz Club: Discovery Artist: Christie Dashiell Quartet   --    9:30 PM, Terrace Gallery

Saturday, December 8

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    5:00 PM, Family Theater

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

NPR's A Jazz Piano Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

National Symphony Orchestra: Hans Graf, conductor / Yuja Wang, piano, plays Chopin   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

NPR's A Jazz Piano Christmas   --    9:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Sunday, December 9

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg   --    4:00 PM, Family Theater

Ballet West: The Nutcracker   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

The Kennedy Center Chamber Players play Bach, Milhaud, Franck & Bartók   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Tuesday, December 11

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Fortas Chamber Music Concert: Fine Arts Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Wednesday, December 12

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Vocal Arts DC: Vinson Cole, tenor, in Recital   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

Thursday, December 13

NSO Pops: Happy Holidays! / Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor / New York Voices   --    7:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Friday, December 14

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

KC Jazz Club: Nnenna Freelon   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Gallery

NSO Pops: Happy Holidays! / Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor / New York Voices   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

KC Jazz Club: Nnenna Freelon   --    9:30 PM, Terrace Gallery

Saturday, December 15

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

The Washington Chorus: A Candlelight Christmas   --    2:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Quartet with special guest Jason Moran   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

NSO Pops: Happy Holidays! / Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor / New York Voices   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

Sunday, December 16

The Choral Arts Society of Washington: A Family Christmas   --    1:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

NSO Pops: Happy Holidays! / Randall Craig Fleischer, conductor / New York Voices   --    7:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Monday, December 17

The Choral Arts Society of Washington: An Enchanted Christmas   --    7:00 PM, Concert Hall

Tuesday, December 18

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Wednesday, December 19

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Thursday, December 20

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah   --    7:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Friday, December 21

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: Hansel and Gretel   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

Saturday, December 22

The Washington Chorus: A Candlelight Christmas   --    1:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    1:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: Hansel and Gretel   --    2:00 PM, Terrace Theater

The Washington Chorus: A Candlelight Christmas   --    4:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: Hansel and Gretel   --    7:30 PM, Terrace Theater

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

Sunday, December 23

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah   --    1:00 PM, Concert Hall

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    1:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: Hansel and Gretel   --    2:00 PM, Terrace Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Messiah Sing-along   --    8:00 PM, Concert Hall

Monday, December 24

The Choral Arts Society of Washington: An Enchanted Christmas   --    1:00 PM, Concert Hall

Tuesday, December 25

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Wednesday, December 26

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Thursday, December 27

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Friday, December 28

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Saturday, December 29

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    1:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Sunday, December 30

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    11:00 AM, Family Theater

A Brown Bear, a Moon, and a Caterpillar: Treasured Stories by Eric Carle   --    1:30 PM, Family Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    1:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    1:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater

Irving Berlin's White Christmas   --    7:30 PM, Opera House

Million Dollar Quartet   --    7:30 PM, Eisenhower Theater