BOX OFFICE 202.785.9727

Washington Performing Arts proudly presents an international array of orchestras—a cornerstone of each season’s programming—each performing works that speak to its identity and mission.

CANCELED
Stéphane Denève, principal guest conductor
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 8:00 PM
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

CANCELED
Kevin John Edusei, conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello

Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 8:00 PM
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

Christopher Tin's To Shiver the Sky
Col Don Schofield, commander & conductor
Choral Arts Society of Washington
Scott Tucker, artistic director

Saturday, May 30, 2020, 8:00 PM
The Anthem

The 2019/20 season features chamber performances by a number of the world’s premier soloists.

A Brief (and Modern) History of Piano Etudes
CANCELED

Sunday, April 5, 2020, 2:00 PM
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

Valley of Wonderment
CANCELED

Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 7:30 PM
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

CANCELED

Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8:00 PM
Sixth & I

CANCELED

Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 8:00 PM
The Music Center at Strathmore
Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 7:30 PM
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater
Friday, May 15, 2020, 7:30 PM
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

CANCELED

Saturday, April 4, 2020, 5:00 PM
The LINE Hotel

CANCELED
Stéphane Denève, principal guest conductor
Kelley O'Connor, mezzo-soprano

Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 8:00 PM
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

CANCELED

Sunday, May 3, 2020, 5:00 PM
GW Lisner Auditorium

Christopher Tin's To Shiver the Sky
Col Don Schofield, commander & conductor
Choral Arts Society of Washington
Scott Tucker, artistic director

Saturday, May 30, 2020, 8:00 PM
The Anthem

Michele Fowlin, artistic director (COTG)
Theodore Thorpe III, artistic director (MWOTG)
Stanley J. Thurston, artistic director emeritus

Sunday, June 7, 2020, 7:00 PM
The Music Center at Strathmore

The 2019/20 jazz roster boasts legends and rising stars alike, delving into a range of styles from Latin jazz to bebop to the Great American Songbook and more.

CANCELED

Saturday, May 9, 2020, 8:00 PM
Sixth & I
Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8:00 PM
Sixth & I

with Wynton Marsalis
Jazz Ambassadors:
The Music of Duke, Dizzy, Brubeck, and Goodman

Thursday, May 21, 2020, 8:00 PM
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

Washington Performing Arts continues its commitment to global culture and education with events that spotlight distinctive performers and programs and celebrate world cultures in D.C. These and other programs intersect with our Embassy Adoption Program and Mars Arts D.C.

CANCELED

Friday, April 24, 2020, 8:00 PM
GW Lisner Auditorium
Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8:00 PM
Sixth & I

CANCELED

Sunday, March 29, 2020, 2:00 PM
Hill Center

CANCELED

Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8:00 PM
Sixth & I

Love Heals All Wounds
CANCELED

Friday, May 1, 2020, 8:00 PM
GW Lisner Auditorium

with Wynton Marsalis
Jazz Ambassadors:
The Music of Duke, Dizzy, Brubeck, and Goodman

Thursday, May 21, 2020, 8:00 PM
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

Christopher Tin's To Shiver the Sky
Col Don Schofield, commander & conductor
Choral Arts Society of Washington
Scott Tucker, artistic director

Saturday, May 30, 2020, 8:00 PM
The Anthem
Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 5:30 PM
John A. Wilson Building