The Kennedy Center

Free Performances Every Day, No Tickets Required*

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Recent Broadcasts

Par-Allèles
5/20/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Par-Allèles

Joy of Motion Dance Center Youth Ensemble
5/19/2012 at 6:00 PM

Joy of Motion Dance Center’s elite pre-collegiate student company returns with a mixed repertory program featuring works by Helanius Wilkins and Helen Hayes, among others.

Featured Artist(s)
Joy of Motion Dance Center

Citibank® Classical Night: NSO Prelude
5/18/2012 at 6:00 PM

Members of the National Symphony Orchestra play Katherine Hoover’s Summer Night for flute, horn and piano, a brass quintet by Philip Parker, and Grant Cooper’s Octagons for Clarinet and String Quintet.

Featured Artist(s)
NSO Prelude

WPAS Capitol Jazz Ensemble and Armand Hirsch Trio
5/17/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Capitol Jazz Project

WPAS Young Artists Showcase
5/16/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Washington Performing Arts

WPAS Feder String Competition Winners
5/15/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Joseph and Goldie Feder Memorial String Competition

Nathalie Pires
5/14/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Nathalie Pires

VieTrio / Entomo
5/13/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Entomo
VieTrio

The Christie Dashiell Quartet
5/12/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
The Christie Dashiell Quartet

Amy K. Bormet’s Striking Quartet
5/11/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Amy K. Bormet’s Striking Quartet

STREET TO STAGE: Midnight Circus
5/10/2012 at 6:00 PM

ON THE NORTH PLAZA

Featured Artist(s)
Midnight Circus

STREET TO STAGE: Yo-Yo People, Paolo Garbanzo
5/9/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Yo-Yo People
Paolo Garbanzo

STREET TO STAGE: Circo Para Todos
5/8/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Circo Para Todos

STREET TO STAGE: Swami Yomahmi, Matt Pauli, Karen Beriss, Evan Young
5/7/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Evan Young
Matthew Pauli
Karen Beriss
Swami YoMahmi

STREET TO STAGE: Happenstance Theater, Mucca Pazza
5/6/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Mucca Pazza
Happenstance Theater

Target Family Night: Asian American Music Society
5/5/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Asian American Music Society

Opera Insight: Nabucco and Werther
5/4/2012 at 6:00 PM

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

“What’s Going On…NOW” Youth Showcase
5/3/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
What's Going On Now Youth Showcase

“What’s Going On…NOW” Youth Showcase
5/2/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
What's Going On Now Youth Showcase

DC Slam Team / Words, Beats, and Life
5/1/2012 at 6:00 PM

Featured Artist(s)
Holly Bass
DC Youth Slam Team
Words Beats & Life

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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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