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

Description

Pianist Peter Serkin has been called “utterly modern and thoroughly engrossing” (The Washington Post). Oliver Knussen conducts the NSO premiere of Messiaen’s Le Réveil des Oiseaux on a program with Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite.

Program:

Shepherd: Wanderlust

Messiaen: __Le Réveil des Oiseaux

Benjamin: Duet____

Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird

__The Thursday, November 3rd performance is followed by a free discussion with Oliver Knussen and NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon. __

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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.