The hit Broadway musical “Wicked” is returning to Washington after breaking box office records at the Kennedy Center and selling out in record time in 2005.
Billionaire philanthropist David Rubenstein on Tuesday announced a second $10 million gift in less than six months to the Kennedy Center to help reach younger and more economically diverse audiences.
The Kennedy Center in Washington has been converted into a palace to showcase India’s arts, precious gems and diverse culture over the next three weeks.
The Kennedy Center has announced it will take over most operations of the Washington National Opera due to the music company’s financial troubles.
The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington is extending its reach to Africa this year to provide arts management seminars for hundreds of arts leaders in Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe.
Fifty surviving World War II veterans who fought in the Battle of the Bulge will be honored with a
performance by one of Belgium’s premiere symphonic bands and the Choral Arts Chorus of Washington.