Venue Details

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The Kennedy Center - Atrium
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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It's on the second floor. Don't wear fancy shoes--you'll just take them off before you go in.
Shen Wei Dance Arts info May 27 2013 star this tip starred
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Website

http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/index.cfm?fuseaction=...

Description

National Symphony Orchestra cellist Yvonne Caruthers guides patrons on an auditory journey through the music of Debussy and Ravel. *Note: The NSO does not perform in these sessions. *

 

Yvonne Caruthers, in addition to performing with the NSO, presents multimedia programs throughout the Washington region. She is a frequent lecturer at the Smithsonian where she presents seminars on music-related topics. At the Kennedy Center, she has presented lectures on several composers, including Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, and Prokofiev.

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.