Past Events
January 14, 2018 - 4:00pm

Join us for the opening reception for Form and Void / Ellyn Weiss. Free.

January 8, 2018 - 7:00pm

Renowned, international ballroom dance instructor, Gary Stephans, promises the most fun you'll ever have learning or improving your Fox Trot, Waltz, Tango, Swing, Salsa, Merengue, Rumba, Cha-Cha and Samba. Discover little techniques that will help you become a relaxed and confident social dancer in these small, personalized dance classes. Beginners and experienced dancers welcomed—no partner...

December 17, 2017 - 2:00pm

The Mount Vernon Flutes have been an Athenaeum favorite for many years. This small ensemble from the Mount Vernon Concert Band will perform holiday songs in the gallery. Join us for this festive performance! Free.

December 10, 2017 - 7:00pm

The Capital Hearings, Washington, DC's most versatile vocal ensemble, will delight you with a selection of pop, classical, and jazz music for the season. Join us for the celebration and meet the performers at a reception immediately following the concert.

Performance 7pm / Reception 8pm
Wine and dessert will be served, $30 per person

Tickets are limited and may not be...

December 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

"Julia Wilbur was a principal actor in the Civil War and Reconstruction era. Like many women reformers of that period, her story remains untold. In Paula Whitacre's talented hands, Wilbur's life bursts from the page. She appears as an adoring aunt, an ardent activist, Harriet Jacobs' ally, a committed teacher, and, most of all, an eyewitness to the ending of slavery and the beginning...

December 2, 2017 - 2:30pm

Scottish Country Dancing is the social dancing of Scotland, a tradition that dates back to the 1700s and is globally promoted today by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS), which is headquartered in Edinburgh. The dancers will show the audience how its done and then invite spectators to give it a try. Music will be provided by local and well-known Scottish Country Dance fiddler, Becky Ross...

November 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

Renowned, international ballroom dance instructor, Gary Stephans, promises the most fun you'll ever have learning or improving your Fox Trot, Waltz, Tango, Swing, Salsa, Merengue, Rumba, Cha-Cha and Samba. Discover little techniques that will help you become a relaxed and confident social dancer in these small, personalized dance classes. Beginners and experienced dancers welcomed—no partner...

November 12, 2017 - 2:00pm

The United States Navy Band Chamber Group from Washington, DC, is the Navy's premier musical organization. This chamber music recital series will feature traditional and contemporary music. Free.

 

November 10, 2017 - 8:00pm
Come experience a warm, intimate, informal dance performance in one of CCP's favorite venues. CCP, CCP Youth Dancers, and guest artists Wendi Kaplan and Tati Valle-Riestra present a concert featuring new works-in-progress, dances from the CCP repertory, and structured improv...
November 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

The United States Air Force Band will present a chamber music performance. Led by commander/conductor Colonel Larry Lang, this program will feature members of the Concert Band, Singing Sergeants and Air Force Strings performing exciting works by Dvorak, Fauré, Oquin, Kurka and rock legends, Queen.

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