Venue Details

409 Star Starred
Warner Theatre
513 13th Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20004
202-783-4000
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Member Tips

markwilson78
Close to Metro- only 2 blocks form Metro Centre
info Jan 11 2010 star this tip starred
Melanie
I grabbed a drink and soup at Finemodo. Not bad for a quick bite.
info Jan 11 2010 star this tip starred
William
In the cold weather, get out at the 13th Street exit which is right next tho the theater!
info Jan 11 2010 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Many dress up
info Jan 12 2010 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Take a cab, parking is very hard and expensive
info Jan 12 2010 star this tip starred
CaribGal
Dinner with the group at Elephant & Castle. Good food, good deal.
info Jan 20 2010 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

27 ratings
4.2 average rating
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5 events
1 review
4 stars
attended Jan 08 2010

really did not enjoy concert. but it was NOT because the music was not great, which it was !!! I got to Warner theater about 20 minutes before event. There was a line at... continued

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10 events
5 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 08 2010

Totally loved the quality music. We arrived about 45 minutes before the start and didn't have any time getting tickets, etc. Even had time for a glass of wine.

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Jan 08 2010

The event was fantastic! The Preservation Hall Jazz Band always is a foot-stomping, body moving experience and the Blind Boys of Alabama put on a great performance and... continued

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More Information

Website

http://www.wpas.org/tickets/eventholder/blindboysofalabama.aspx?...

Description

A soulful, uplifting tribute to the spirit and the sounds of New Orleans since 1939, The Blind Boys of Alabama have sung a powerful blend of traditional and contemporary Gospel music. Though much has changed during seven prolific decades, the four-time Grammy winners and members of the Gospel Hall of Fame have a global following as diverse and fervent as ever. They are joined on this special evening by the Crescent City’s most revered guardians of the New Orleans Jazz tradition, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington Performing Arts Society

For 40 years Washington Performing Arts Society has created profound opportunities by connecting the community to artists, in both education and performance. Through live events in venues that criss-cross the landscape of the D.C. metropolitan area, WPAS invites all to share lifelong opportunities to deepen their cultural knowledge, enrich their lives, and expand their understanding of the world through the universal language of the performing arts.

Established in 1965 by impresario Patrick Hayes, the organization flourished under Douglas Wheeler from 1982 to 2002. Now with the inspired leadership of President Neale Perl, Washington Performing Arts Society continues to be widely recognized as one of the leading presenters of the performing arts in the nation.