The Kennedy Center

Free Performances Every Day, No Tickets Required*

*Unless noted otherwise

Recent Broadcasts

Lutoslawski Piano Duo
12/11/2019 at 6:00 PM

Strathmore Artist in Residence Calista Garcia
12/10/2019 at 6:00 PM

12/9/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE CONCERT HALL. Free tickets will be distributed in the Hall of Nations starting at approximately 4:00 p.m., up to two tickets per person.

A NEWorks Production
12/8/2019 at 6:00 PM

IN THE TERRACE THEATER. Free general admission tickets will be distributed in the States Gallery starting at approximately 5:00 p.m., up to two tickets per person.

Honors Week Tribute—<em>Sesame Street </em>Sing-Along

Honors Week Tribute—Sesame Street Sing-Along
12/7/2019 at 6:00 PM

This show is not available for viewing

Honors Week Tribute—Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band
12/6/2019 at 6:00 PM

Honors Week Tribute—Anne Hampton Callaway: The Linda Ronstadt Songbook
12/5/2019 at 6:00 PM

Honors Week Tribute—A Michael Tilson Thomas Journey
12/4/2019 at 8:00 PM


Honors Week Tribute—Norma Rae – Sally Field

Honors Week Tribute—Norma Rae – Sally Field
12/3/2019 at 6:00 PM


This show is not available for viewing

The Peace Ringers and Carol Ringers
12/2/2019 at 6:00 PM

Paul Carr's Jazz Academy Orchestra
12/1/2019 at 6:00 PM

CAAPA: Tribute to Shirley Chisholm 
11/30/2019 at 6:00 PM

Cary Morin
11/29/2019 at 6:00 PM

Thanksgiving Day Swing (5:30pm–8:00pm)
11/28/2019 at 5:30 PM


Immanuel Wilkins Quartet
11/27/2019 at 6:00 PM

District of Raga: Jake Charkey
11/26/2019 at 6:00 PM

Joseph Henson Jazz Quintet
11/25/2019 at 6:00 PM

The U.S. Army Band Woodwind Quintet
11/24/2019 at 6:00 PM

Priyanka Shetty: The Elephant in the Room
11/23/2019 at 6:00 PM

Lady Alma
11/22/2019 at 6:00 PM

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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

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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.

Note: There is no free parking when attending or picking up tickets for free events.