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Summer Sign Up Day is February 27

Monday, February 27, 2017 is Summer Sign Up Day in the District when registration opens for Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) summer camps and District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) summer school.   Registration for the Mayor Marion S.…

Daniel Burkholder & Danceworks Performance Company

DC’s Dance Place will present a multimedia performance work, Stories from A Life, by Daniel Burkholder & Danceworks Performance Company on March 25-26, 2017.  Told through the life story of the artist’s grandmother, 96-year-old Sophia Saren, Daniel Burkholder’s new multimedia work…

SHOSTAKOVICH, WEINBERG AND “JEWISHNESS”

SHOSTAKOVICH, WEINBERG AND “JEWISHNESS”Tuesday, March 7, 7:30 pm A concert produced by PostClassical Ensemble featuring Netanel Draiblate (violin), Benjamin Capps (cello), and Alexander Shtarkman (piano), along with commentary by renowned Jewish-music scholar James Loeffler. Mieczyslaw Weinberg was a Polish-Jewish refugee…

Don’t Miss the Fortunata Trio, 3-11-2017

March 11th, 8 pm, Saturday. The Fortunata Trio, Alicia Kosack, flute; Laura Armstrong, clarinet; Kimberly Buchar Nolet, bassoon, celebrate the joy and good fortune of performing chamber music as good friends and strive to promote this unusual medium.  Their performances have included…