The Kennedy Center

Encore Chorale

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Encore Chorale, the dynamic ensemble formed by first-time or returning musicians over the age of 55, performs crowd-pleasing holiday music. Afterward, join guest conductor Barry Hemphill, the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, guest soloists, and an enthusiastic audience for a sing-along of Handel’s beloved masterpiece, Messiah, in the Concert Hall.

For the Messiah Sing-Along, tickets will be distributed beginning at 6 p.m. in the Hall of Nations; up to two tickets per person.

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Sara Curtin Five
11/21/2017 at 6:00 PM

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Sara Curtin Five

U.S. Army Blues
11/20/2017 at 6:00 PM

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Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Ahmed Bharoocha

Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Ahmed Bharoocha
11/19/2017 at 6:00 PM


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Naomi Karavani

NSO Prelude
11/18/2017 at 6:00 PM

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Broadway Now: ASCAP presents Andrew Lippa
11/17/2017 at 6:00 PM

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Andrew Lippa


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