Tag: Washington DC

Animezing!: Magic Boy

    2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of Japanese animation. In celebration, the JICC is presenting a retrospective of animated films featuring representative works from each decade beginning in the 1950s!   From the legendary Toei Animation studio comes the…

Upcoming: Music Of Our Time, Mother’s Day Weekend

The Ensemble’s season finale celebrates musical compositions inspired by theater and film. Featuring star clarinetist Julian Milkis (the only student of Benny Goodman), virtuoso pianist Carlos César Rodriguez, and Ensemble Artistic Director violinist Leo Sushansky, as well as the stunning…

Washington Antiquarian Book Fair is Here

Dive into a treasure trove of rare books, manuscripts, autographs, maps, drawings and other fine ephemera (think authentic White House letters from Jackie Kennedy or 1st editions of Sylvia Plath poetry) at the 42nd annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair. Featuring art,…

Coyaba Dance Theater’s 20th Anniversary

Celebrate 20 years of building community and training two generations of dancers and drummers! Founded in 1997 by Artistic Director Sylvia Soumah, Coyaba Dance Theater presents uplifting spirited traditional and contemporary West African dance and music, exploring humanitarian themes and the diverse ethnic…

J-Film: Au revoir l’été

Koji Fukada (hospitalité) directs this coming-of-age drama and winner of the Montgolfiere d’or and Prix du Jury Jeune at the Nantes Three Continents Film Festival After failing her university entrance exam, Sakuko is invited by her Aunt Mikie to go…