The Kennedy Center

Free Performances Every Day, No Tickets Required*

*Unless noted otherwise

Recent Broadcasts

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

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

Featured Artist(s)
Octopus Kid

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

Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Navy Band

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

Featured Artist(s)
Soundscape Yoga
New Orleans Airlift

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

ON THE NORTH PLAZA

This show is not available for viewing

Featured Artist(s)
New Orleans Airlift

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

Featured Artist(s)
Step Afrika!

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

Featured Artist(s)
Qais Essar
Sam Gordon
Bhavana Reddy

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

This show is not available for viewing

Featured Artist(s)
Bhavana Reddy

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

Featured Artist(s)
Grupo Rebolu

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

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

Featured Artist(s)
Jakub Trasak
Jiri Nedoma

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

Featured Artist(s)
Deepak Ram

J Pope and the HearNow
8/4/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
J Pope and the HearNow
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 is not available for viewing

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

Featured Artist(s)
Che Apalache

Lone Piñon
8/1/2018 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Lone Pinon

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

Featured Artist(s)
Washington International Piano Festival

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

Featured Artist(s)
Washington International Piano Festival

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

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Summer Music Institute

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

Featured Artist(s)
Dizzy Feet Foundation
Contradiction Dance Theatre
DEA Youth Dance Program
Dance Institute of Washington
CityDance DREAM and Conservatory Students
Comfort Fedoke

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Millennium Stage Calendar

Perform on Millennium Stage

Are you interested in performing on Millennium Stage, or do you have a program you’d like to recommend? In order to be considered, please submit any recent videos of live performance within the last two years, website, Facebook page, or other pertinent information to MillenniumStage@kennedy-center.org.

Millennium Stage at 20!

Millennium Stage turns 20!

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P.A.F.E.

Learn about the goals and mission of the Performing Arts for Everyone initiative.

Conservatory Project

Music's rising stars from the nation's top conservatories performing in the Terrace Theater

Local Dance Commissioning Project

Providing funds to local dance artists for world premieres on the Millennium Stage.

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