Of Mice and Men

Golden Globe winner and Academy Award-nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Tony Award-nominee Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) star in the hit Broadway production Of...

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 6:00pm

Cirque Ziva

DIRECT FROM BROADWAY! Created by the artistic director of the fabled Golden Dragon Acrobats, Danny Chang, Cirque Ziva accomplishes the impossible, blending gravity-defying acrobatics with sleek,...

Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:00pm


ArcAttack offers a comprehensive, curriculum based show for children that meets National Science Education Standards. The group strives to be a leader in educational entertainment, inspiring students...

Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:00am


TURN UP THAT DIAL... From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs, and a...

Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:30pm

Rossini's La Donna del Lago

Bel canto superstars Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez join forces for this Rossini showcase of vocal virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands and based on a beloved novel by Sir Walter...

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 6:00pm

Harold and the Purple Crayon

“One evening, after thinking it over for some time, Harold decided to go for a walk in the moonlight.” So begins Harold and the Purple Crayon, the first of seven delightful picture books by Crockett...

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 10:00am

Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Meera Syal(The Kumars, Goodness Gracious Me, Rafta Rafta at the National) returns to the National Theatre, directed by Rufus Norris (Broken, London Road).Pulitzer Prize-winner Katherine Boo spent...

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 6:00pm

The Capitol Steps

Join CATCH Neighborhood Housing for a hilarious evening of electoral mockery, scandal skewering, and buffoon lampooning with the Capitol Steps’ musical political satire.    “No matter who...

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 8:00pm

'S Wonderful & De-Lovely An Evening Of George Gershwin & Cole Porter

Join the Capital Jazz Orchestra Small Group and Music Director Clayton "Skip" Poole for the Sound of America Series as they pay tribute to two of America's greatest songwriters, George Gershwin and...

Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 7:30pm

Tom Chapin

Tom Chapin’s performances appeal to all ages; his songs tell the stories of our times.  Chapin presents a lively, interactive and fun-filled performance which engages the hearts, minds, and...

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 1:00pm

Curious George

Every year on Meatball Day,  George  helped his friend Chef Pisghetti  cook some delicious meatballs, and serve them to  the hungry crowd.  But this year, the crowd had...

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

R-Rated Hypnotist Frank Santos Jr

Be amazed when you, your friends or strangers across the room become stars of the show, as Hypnotist/Comedian Frank Santos Jr. make them believe that they are singers, dancers and much, much...

Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 8:00pm

Celtic Thunder: the Best of Celtic Thunder

Drawing material from Celtic Thunder’s 9 Public Television Specials, 11 CDs and DVDs and 8 US tours, The Very Best Of Celtic Thunder aims to combine all Celtic Thunder classics, fan favorites and hit...

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 7:30pm

A View from the Bridge

Don’t miss a stellar cast led by Mark Strong (The Imitation Game; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy) in the Young Vic’s ‘magnetic, electrifying, astonishingly bold’ production of A View from the Bridge –...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 6:00pm

Home Free

When country a cappella band Home Free was crowned Season 4 Champions of NBC's The Sing-Off this past December, their victory was by no means the beginnings of a career for the five country stars...

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 7:30pm

Primus and the Chocolate Factory

”There’s no earthlyway of knowing, which direction we are going…” by Benjy EisenIn the summer of 1971, Primus’ Les Claypool was a couple months shy of his eighth birthday when David L. Wolper’s Willy...

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 7:30pm

Anything Goes

ALL ABOARD for this saucy and splendid production of ANYTHING GOES, winner of three 2011 Tony Awards® including Best Musical Revival and Choreography!  One of the greatest musicals in theater...

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 7:30pm

Lily Tomlin

Lily Tomlin, one of America’s foremost comediennes, continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, motion pictures, animation, and video. ...

Friday, April 24, 2015 - 8:00pm

Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana/ Leoncavallo's Pagliacci

Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the same Sicilian village. Marcelo Álvarez...

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 12:30pm

Romeo and Juliet

In Verona, the rivalry between the Capulets and the Montagues brings bloodshed to the city. When the Capulets organise a masked ball in honour of their daughter Juliet, Romeo Montague and his friend...

Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 2:00pm

Ethan Lipton: No Place to Go

NO PLACE TO GO’s 2012 premiere at The Public Theater was celebrated as one of the most unique and deeply relevant musical theater works to arrive in years. The company where he’s worked for the past...

Friday, May 1, 2015 - 8:00pm

The Wailin' Jennys

The Wailin' Jennys are Nicky Mehta, Ruth Moody and Heather Masse, three distinct voices that together make an achingly perfect vocal sound. Frequent guests on Garrison Keillor's public radio show A...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 8:00pm

The Hard Problem

Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Arcadia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed...

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 6:00pm

A 100th Birthday Tribute to Billie Holiday

International touring and recording artist  Clairdee will be joining forces with the Capital Jazz Orchestra, Clayton "Skip" Poole, Music Director, for a very special 100th birthday tribute to...

Friday, May 15, 2015 - 7:30pm

Vince Gill & Lyle Lovett

One of the most popular and most recorded singers of the past quarter-century, superstar Vince Gill has become the measure of excellence in country music.  His vocal performances are...

Thursday, May 28, 2015 - 7:30pm

Man and Superman

Academy Award® nominee Ralph Fiennes (The English Patient, Schindler’s List; Oedipus at the National Theatre) plays Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative classic.A...

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm

"Weird Al" Yankovic: The Mandatory World Tour

Few would have guessed that “Weird Al” Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-...

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 7:30pm

Wild Kratts- LIVE!

Animated Kratt Brothers, Martin and Chris, "come to real life" in a classically WILD KRATTS story.  Off "To the Creature Rescue!” the Emmy nominated Kratt Brothers activate some fan favorite...

Friday, June 12, 2015 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Daniel Tosh

Mature Content

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm



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