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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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When you go to an event at the Kennedy Center, make certain to see what is playing at the Millenium Stage. A free performance is offered at 6:00 every night. I saw a wonderful set of Broadway show tune sung by very talented students from Catholic University.
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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/events/?event=NNCSW

Quotes & Highlights

Organ Postlude: The June 20 performance will be followed by a free mini recital by NSO Organist William Neil to further illustrate the qualities and characteristics of the orchestra’s new organ.

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Program

GRIEG Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46

MACMILLAN Piano Concerto No. 3, “The Mysteries of Light” (June 20)

SAINT-SAËNS  Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, Op. 103 “Egyptian” (June 21 and 22)

LUTOSLAWSKI Concerto for Orchestra

*Performance Timing:  *Part One – 44 min.; Intermission – 15 min.; Part Two – 29 min.

About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.