The Kennedy Center

Free Performances Every Day, No Tickets Required*

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Recent Broadcasts

Nomadic Wax Presents Las Krudas and KEUR-GUI
3/30/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
KEUR-GUI
Las Krudas
Nomadic Wax

Nomadic Wax Presents Shokanti
3/29/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Nomadic Wax
Shokanti

Nomadic Wax Presents Dynamic Duo
3/28/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Dynamic Duo
Nomadic Wax

Nomadic Wax Presents Quilomboarte Collective
3/27/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Nomadic Wax
Quilomboarte Collective

One Mic Creative Ecosystem Presents Split This Rock Poetry Festival
3/26/2014 at 6:00 PM

The One Mic Creative Ecosystem presents this performance in partnership with Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2014, which invites poets, writers, activists, and dreamers to Washington, DC for four days of poetry, community building, and creative transformation. Participants include Joy Harjo, Gayle Danley, three members of the DC Youth Slam Team, and Split This Rock staffers Sarah Browning, Pages Matam, Jonathan B. Tucker, Alisha Gregory, and Camisha JonesPart of One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide.

Featured Artist(s)
One Mic Creative Ecosystem
Split This Rock

One Mic Creative Ecosystem Presents Hip-Hop in the Pocket
3/25/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rhome Anderson
One Mic Creative Ecosystem
Pure Perfection Band and Show

Colin Stetson
3/24/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Colin Stetson

Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
3/23/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Revolutionary Snake Ensemble

Serendib Dance
3/22/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Serendib Dance

The Capital Reeds
3/21/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Capital Reeds

Rimi Natsukawa
3/20/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rimi Natsukawa

Music in Our Schools Month
3/19/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Frost Middle School Symphonic Orchestra
Loudoun Youth Guitars

Brian Sanders, Rivky Grossman, and Virginia Lum
3/18/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Rivky Grossman
Virginia Lum
Brian Sanders

Jill Warren & Greg Nigel
3/17/2014 at 6:00 PM

This distinctive and powerful acoustic duo bring some soulful, original music to the stage.

Featured Artist(s)
Greg Nigel
Jill Warren

Songs and Seeds: A Tribute to Pete Seeger
3/16/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ballad’ve
Jonny Grave
Patrick Hawkins
Magpie
Brandon Wetherbee
Michael Yugo

WNO: Elixir of Love Preview
3/15/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Washington National Opera
Washington National Opera Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist

NSO Youth Fellows
3/14/2014 at 6:00 PM

Participants in the National Symphony Orchestra training program—tubist Diego Stine (7th grade), violinist Tavifa Cojocari (11th grade), bassist James Peterson (12th grade), and violist Eric Costantino (10th grade) in a duet with violinist Abigail Tucker (11th grade)—play a recital of chamber music.

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Youth Fellows

The ASCAP Foundation Presents: “Songwriters: The Next Generation” featuring Tyler Lyle and Kavita Shah
3/13/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Larry Groce
Tyler Lyle
Kavita Shah

The ASCAP Foundation Presents: “Songwriters: The Next Generation” featuring Nii Akwei Adoteye and Nicky Egan
3/12/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Nii Akwei Adoteye
Nicky Egan
Larry Groce

Polyphony Foundation
3/11/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Polyphony Foundation

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Millennium Stage Calendar

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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.

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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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