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District of Comedy: Jo Firestone and Friends

7/20/2018 at 6:00 PM

IN THE ATRIUM

Jo Firestone is a comedian based in Brooklyn, New York, who works as a staff writer on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. You can catch Firestone on WNYC’s 2 Dope Queens, Search Party, High Maintenance, Crashing, Broad City, and in the critically acclaimed film Don’t Think Twice. Her Comedy Central half hour came out this year, and her album The Hits will soon be available on Comedy Central Records.

This program contains mature themes and strong language.

Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the Atrium lobby starting at approximately 5:00 p.m., up to two tickets per person.


Presented as part of the District of Comedy Festival


This show will not be broadcast

Featured Artist(s)
Jo Firestone

Upcoming Performances

District of Comedy: <em>The New Negroes </em>with Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle

District of Comedy: The New Negroes with Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle
7/21/2018 at 6:00 PM

IN THE ATRIUM

This show will not be broadcast

Featured Artist(s)
Baron Vaughn
Open Mike Eagle
NSO Summer Music Institute

NSO Summer Music Institute
7/22/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Summer Music Institute
Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto

Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto
7/23/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto
Arun Ramamurthy Trio

Arun Ramamurthy Trio
7/24/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Arun Ramamurthy Trio
NSO Summer Music Institute

NSO Summer Music Institute
7/25/2018 at 6:00 PM

IN THE FAMILY THEATER

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Summer Music Institute
Mandy Harvey - Celebrating the Americans with Disabilities Act and VSA Anniversaries

Mandy Harvey - Celebrating the Americans with Disabilities Act and VSA Anniversaries
7/26/2018 at 6:00 PM

NSO Summer Music Institute

NSO Summer Music Institute
7/27/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Summer Music Institute
Millennium Stage Performance at National Dance Day

Millennium Stage Performance at National Dance Day
7/28/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
To Be Announced!
NSO Summer Music Institute

NSO Summer Music Institute
7/29/2018 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Summer Music Institute
Washington International Piano Festival

Washington International Piano Festival
7/30/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Washington International Piano Festival
Washington International Piano Festival

Washington International Piano Festival
7/31/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Washington International Piano Festival
Lone Piñon

Lone Piñon
8/1/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Lone Pinon
Che Apalache

Che Apalache
8/2/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Che Apalache
Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Andy Kindler

Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Andy Kindler
8/3/2018 at 6:00 PM

IN THE TERRACE THEATER

This show will not be broadcast

HearNow

HearNow
8/4/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
HearNow
Deepak Ram

Deepak Ram
8/5/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Deepak Ram
Jakub Trasak and Jiri Nedoma

Jakub Trasak and Jiri Nedoma
8/6/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Jakub Trasak
Jiri Nedoma
The United States Army Band

The United States Army Band
8/7/2018 at 6:00 PM

Grupo Rebolu

Grupo Rebolu
8/8/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Grupo Rebolu
Bhavana Reddy

Bhavana Reddy
8/9/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Bhavana Reddy
Now You See Us

Now You See Us
8/10/2018 at 6:00 PM

Target Family Night: Step Afrika!

Target Family Night: Step Afrika!
8/11/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Step Afrika!
New Orleans Airlift

New Orleans Airlift
8/12/2018 at 6:00 PM

ON THE NORTH PLAZA

Featured Artist(s)
New Orleans Airlift
Soundscape Yoga

Soundscape Yoga
8/13/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Soundscape Yoga
U.S. Navy Band

U.S. Navy Band
8/14/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Navy Band
Octopus Kid

Octopus Kid
8/15/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Octopus Kid
Salt Cathedral

Salt Cathedral
8/16/2018 at 6:00 PM

Aisha Badru

Aisha Badru
8/17/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Aisha Badru
Charles Covington

Charles Covington
8/18/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Charles Covington Jr.
Subhi

Subhi
8/19/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Subhi
International Young Artist Piano Competition

International Young Artist Piano Competition
8/20/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
International Young Artist Piano Competition
U.S. Navy Band Commodores

U.S. Navy Band Commodores
8/21/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Navy Commodores
NewSong: Crys Matthews      

NewSong: Crys Matthews      
8/22/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Crys Matthews
Lakecia Benjamin

Lakecia Benjamin
8/23/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Lakecia Benjamin
Josh Halverson

Josh Halverson
8/24/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Josh Halverson
Teddy Abrams & Morgan James: <em>100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein</em>

Teddy Abrams & Morgan James: 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein
8/25/2018 at 6:00 PM

Citizen Artist Fellows

Citizen Artist Fellows
8/26/2018 at 6:00 PM

Tanya Nuchols

Tanya Nuchols
8/27/2018 at 6:00 PM

Rex

Rex
8/28/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rex
The US Women's Air Force Band

The US Women's Air Force Band
8/29/2018 at 6:00 PM

Wordsmith

Wordsmith
8/30/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Wordsmith
Light Beams

Light Beams
8/31/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Light Beams

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