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DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities...

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RebollarDance Celebrates Art And Artists Over The Age Of 40
Joes Movement Emporium presents RebollarDance this June in a performance that celebrates age and diversity. 40+ features artists and choreographers over the age of 40 in a multi-media collaborative concert that will challenge audiences preconceived definitions of modern dance. Two shows Saturday June 17th at 8 pm and Sunday June 18th at 4 pm will highlight seasoned respected choreographers and dancers. Tickets are available at Joes Movement Emporium for $20 in advance $25 at the door. Joes is located at 3309 Bunker Hill Road Mt. Rainier MD 20712. Tickets can… ... Read More
Published on Friday, June 23, 2017
Empowering Victims of Street Harassment through the Arts
Ally Theatre Company in partnership with Joe’s Movement Emporium presents Think Before You Holla, the second production of their inaugural season as part of the 2017 Capital Fringe Festival MOUNT RAINIER, MD June 23, 17—Joe’s Movement Emporium’s resident artist company Ally Theater Company presents the second production of their inaugural season, Think Before You Holla, July 15-23 as part of the 2017 Capital Fringe Festival. Created and directed by Ally Associate Director Taylor Reynolds, Think Before You Holla uses true stories via interviews and social media to examine the… ... Read More
Published on Friday, June 23, 2017By neenajoe
Impact Hub DC Seeks Socially-Driven Artists
CALL FOR ARTISTS! Impact Hub DC is looking for talented socially-driven artists in the DC Metropolitan area to bring creativity and artistic-goodness into our coworking space through our first Arts for Change showcase event. During the event eight artists will be chosen by popular vote to incorporate their artwork in the Impact Hub DC space and win three months of free summer membership at IHDC and promotion through our social media channels! If interested in showing your work please fill out this https://docs.google.com/document/d/1_LGq4zajI26SDiWkRntIGDHH7mD2emGGJ-F7pW72hcE/edit short application and send to [email protected] The… ... Read More
Published on Thursday, June 22, 2017
Hirshhorn is Hiring Mentors for ARTLAB+
Are you an artist with experience working with teens? The Hirshhorn Museum writes: If you or someone you know fits the following descriptions please be in touch. We are looking for individuals with strong skills in the following areas: Art Be proficient with at least two of the following art mediums: video production and editing, graphic illustration, 3D modeling and printing, animation, digital photography, beat-making, spoken word and/or rap, DJ’ing, audio engineering, computer programming, or video game design. Knowledge of contemporary artistry and practices and able to connect real-world… ... Read More
Published on Thursday, June 22, 2017By The Art League
Music And Art At Rhode Island Avenues Porch Fest 2017
RHODE ISLAND AVENUE MAIN STREETS PORCH FEST 2017 is taking place April 15 2017 from 2-6pm along Rhode Island Avenue NE Washington DC. Eight porches - a mix of residential and commercial properties - will become stages for an afternoon of FREE mini concerts and art that bring together neighbors business owners and artists in a casual and fun display of creative expression! FREE Zipcar Shuttle vans will also be available for attendees - hop on hop off enjoy it all. The full map is available to download at riamainstreet.org… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, June 21, 2017
What Juneteenth Means To You
At our annual Juneteenth celebration this past Saturday Arts On A Roll asked attendees to fill a massive canvas with their response to the question: What does Juneteenth mean to you? They responded with thoughtfulness and enthusiasm. Visit the post on our Facebook page and add your own answer to the question https://www.facebook.com/Artspgparks/photos/a.1453921334850024.1073741828.1433978450177646/1889988077910012/?type=3&theater in the comments. ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, June 21, 2017
For National Selfie Day, Our Favorite Self-Portraits
Rotating self-portrait by the artist Nadar, 1865 “I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.” — Frida Kahlo Why do people make self-portraits? Frida Kahlo, a famous self-portraitist, gives one reason. Here are some others: Convenience: A self-portrait uses the subject that’s always at hand: the artist. (Of course, they became more practical when affordable mirrors hit the market.) Money: When hiring a model isn’t an option. Fun: Don’t tell us these artists didn’t get a kick out of hiding themselves… ... Read More
Published on Wednesday, June 21, 2017By The Art League
2nd Star Productions Presents Mary Poppins At Bowie Playhouse
Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the Oscar-winning 1964 film this authorized Disney musical production was adapted for West End and Broadway by Julian Fellowes the creator of Downton Abbey and won the Olivier award in 2005. The original Broadway production ran for over 2500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven 2007 Tony Awards including Best Musical. Dancing chimney sweeps flying kites spoonfuls of sugar and classic Disney songs you know and love! Directed by Fred Nelson Produced by Eugene Valendo Music Direction by Sandy… ... Read More
Published on Tuesday, June 20, 2017
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