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The Kennedy Center

Free Performances Every Day, No Tickets Required*

*Unless noted otherwise

Recent Broadcasts

Tony Small: Selections from Qadar: An Operetta for Children
9/30/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Tony Small

SambaDá
9/29/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
SambaDá

Target Family Night: RAISE UP – YOUNG PEOPLE TAKING ON THE DROP OUT CRISIS
9/28/2014 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL

Featured Artist(s)
Black Thought
Questlove
Asheru
Youth Speaks

Asheru’s Guerilla Arts Ink
9/27/2014 at 6:00 PM

Founded by award-winning hip-hop artist and U.S. State Department Global Ambassador Gabriel “Asheru” Benn, Guerilla Arts Ink is a local arts organization dedicated to serving area youth with authentic arts and cultural programming and apprenticeship opportunities, led by a group of top-notch teaching artists across all genres and media. This performance is a showcase featuring the talents of a very special group of teaching artists who have dedicated their time and talents to make the world a better place.

Featured Artist(s)
Asheru

Arturo Garcia
9/26/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Arturo Garcia

Arturo Garcia
9/25/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Arturo Garcia

Ceibadanza
9/24/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ceibadanza

Tri Minh’s Quartet
9/23/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Tri Minh

Comedy at the Kennedy Center: Aparna Nancherla
9/22/2014 at 6:00 PM

IN THE THEATER LAB

Featured Artist(s)
Aparna Nancherla

D.C. Legendary Musicians Band
9/21/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
D.C. Legendary Musicians Band

Petar Maric
9/20/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Petar Maric

Listen Local First DC presents Paperhaus
9/19/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Listen Local First
Paperhaus

Nistha Raj
9/18/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Nistha Raj

Strathmore Artist-in-Residence: Amadou Kouyate
9/17/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Amadou Kouyate

A Center Stage Double Bill featuring Ribab Fusion and Khumariyaan
9/16/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Ribab Fusion
Khumariyaan

U.S. Army Field Band Soldiers' Chorus
9/15/2014 at 6:00 PM

IN THE FAMILY THEATER

Featured Artist(s)
The U.S. Army Field Band Chamber Ensembles

Chocolate City Rocks & Lil SoSo Productions Present I Remember U: A Live Mixtape Experience
9/14/2014 at 6:00 PM

Combining elements of poetry, spoken word, emceeing and beats, "I Remember U" pays homage to the famed U Street Corridor when it was home to DC's progressive music and arts scene of the late 1990's. Produced and hosted by Risikat "Kat" Okedeyi,  the show features performances by Ra Brown, Asheru, Poem-Cees, Dehejia Maat, Wes Felton, Navasha Daya and DJ Stylus in a live and continuous mixtape style approach.

Featured Artist(s)
Chocolate City Rocks

Chocolate City Rocks! & Lil SoSo Productions present Hung Tao Choy Mei Leadership Institute
9/13/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Hung Tao Choy Mei Leadership Institute
Chocolate City Rocks

Char Prescott & Ryo Yanagitani Duo
9/12/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Char Prescott
Ryo Yanagitani

U.S. Marine Chamber Ensemble
9/10/2014 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
U.S. Marine Chamber Ensemble

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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.

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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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