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Garth Brooks To Honor Jay Leno With Humor Prize

Garth Brooks is joining the lineup of entertainers including Jimmy Fallon who will honor Jay Leno with the nation’s top humor prize at the Kennedy Center in October.

09/19/2014

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Kennedy Center To Host ‘Dance Day’ Celebration

Actress Jenna Elfman and dancer Du-Shaunt “Fik-Shun” Stegall will be at the Kennedy Center this weekend to celebrate National Dance Day.

07/24/2014

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Kennedy Center Opens Revived ‘Side Show’ Musical

A revival of the musical “Side Show” is opening at the Kennedy Center, featuring a collection of misfits from the carnival world.

06/20/2014

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Kennedy Center Opens Weeklong Choral Festival

The Kennedy Center is opening a weeklong choral music festival featuring dozens of choirs from across the country.

06/08/2014

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Pianist Moran Becomes Kennedy Center Jazz Director

Pianist and composer Jason Moran is taking on a larger role in directing jazz programs at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

05/07/2014

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Kennedy Center Hosts Break Dancing Competition

Break dancing will find an unexpected home in Washington this weekend.

04/12/2014

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Hip-Hop Festival Opens With Sold Out Nas Shows At Kennedy Center

Rapper Nas is opening a hip-hop festival with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops this weekend at the Kennedy Center.

03/28/2014

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Festival Brings 13 World Theater Productions To D.C.

The Kennedy Center is hosting an international theater festival for the next three weeks, including the U.S. premiere of an Australian play about Rupert Murdoch and a dozen other productions.

03/13/2014

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Kennedy Center Plans Iberian Festival, New Musical

Artists from Spain and Portugal will be a centerpiece of the Kennedy Center’s next season, along with a first for the performing arts giant: its own new musical.

03/04/2014

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Kennedy Center Receives $1M For Arts Education

The Newman’s Own Foundation is giving $1 million to the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to endow an arts education program for underserved communities nationwide.

02/05/2014

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Kennedy Center Names 1st Woman To Lead Arts Group

Kennedy Center officials have for the first time chosen a woman to lead the national cultural and arts center.

12/11/2013

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Kennedy Center Raises $90 Million For Expansion

The Kennedy Center says it has raised an additional $40 million in gifts and pledges to fund the first major expansion of the memorial to President John F. Kennedy.

12/05/2013

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