Just in time for Halloween, join Courage for Kids, Picnic Theatre Company and Dumbarton House for cocktail party theater with An Evening in The Twilight Zone: A Parody! On Wednesday October 26, Thursday October 27 and Friday October 28, experience three short episodes of classic 1950s sci-fi suspense, exploring themes of Cold War fears […]
On June 15, 16 and 17, 2016, please join Courage for Kids and Picnic Theatre Company at Dumbarton House for a one-act garden party theatre performance of Casablanca, from Hollywood’s golden era! This play stages Lux Radio Theatre’s adaptation hosted by director Cecil B. DeMille and an all-star cast for millions of American listeners […]
On Wednesday November 18, Thursday November 19 and Friday November 20, please join Picnic Theatre Company, Courage for Kids, Alfred Hitchcock and Cecil B. De Mille for a madcap international spy chase through London and the Scottish countryside! Live from Hollywood’s Lux Radio Theater in 1935, this one hour adaptation of The 39 […]
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Following on a sold-out premiere at the Phillips Collection, please join Picnic Theatre Company on Wednesday June 17, Thursday June 18, Friday June 19, 2015 for a summer garden party performance of Joseph Kesselring’s Arsenic and Old Lace! Theatregoers are invited to bring blankets and a picnic for outdoor […]
It was a fun filled night at the Carnegie Library as locals gathered from all over the city and points beyond to celebrate all things DC at the SMITHSONIAN at 8 Toast to DC last Friday night, May 8. It was the perfect evening to meet new friends, reconnect with old ones, enjoy great […]
(Photo Credit: The Phillips Collection)
The Phillips Contemporaries are taking over Dock 5 at Union Market on Friday, May 8 for an evening inspired by Harajuku, Tokyo underground and Japanese pop art! The exhibition will feature Hiroshi Sugimoto: Conceptual Forms and Mathematical Models, which highlights the work of one of Japan’s most important […]
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Do you you miss Paris? Are are you getting ready to take a trip to France, or interested in learning more about French culture? Get ready for La Grande Fete, the closing celebration of the DC Francophonie Cultural Festival presented by Smithsonian At 8 and attended by Washington […]
Sunday’s matinee with Synetic Theater’s “Much Ado About Nothing” is unlike anything you will see in live theater. It is wordless Shakespeare that uses choreography and synetic or action to tell a story usually with vibrant, unique music and non-verbals.
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Synetic Theater, with 23 Helen Hayes nominations for 2014, […]
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Feel like enjoying cocktails with young art patrons while listening to DJ Alchemist in a castle? We thought so. Join us at The Smithsonian Castle for A Garden of Wonders – an enchanting and whimsical evening.
SMITHSONIAN at 8 is the after-hours, premier event series for young professionals with […]