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April 2018

Duende District & PEN/Faulkner present Naima Coster

April 7 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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FREE

Duende District & PEN/Faulkner present Naima Coster, author of the novel HALSEY STREET, in conversation with Natalie Hopkinson, author of A MOUTH IS ALWAYS MUZZLED, on Saturday, April 7, from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at Duende @ MahoganyBooks! Coster and Hopkinson will discuss HALSEY STREET, which Kirkus Review describes as a "quiet gut-punch of a debut...a family saga set against the landscape of gentrifying Brooklyn." Books will be available for purchase the day of the event. The event is free and open to the public, but…

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The Punany Poets present: Secret of the Pearl

April 7 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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$27.50 - $80

The Punany Poets at Anacostia Art Center Secret of the Pearl is a sexy show. It is filled with music, poetry, dance and a lot of love. Come explore your curiosity and discover the precious secret in this theatrical romantic comedy show for lesbians and women who love women. Let us penetrate you with rhyme and bend your erotic mind into new positions with this audience interactive perfect date night replete with love confessions, kissing competitions, lap dance and more…

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Second Sundays Jazz Presents: The Music of Jackie McLean performed by The Terry Kroger Quintet

April 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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ABOUT THE ARTIST Terry Koger, a native of Trenton, New Jersey began his musical training at an early age on piano and later on alto saxophone.  His first jazz instructor, Mr. Thomas Grice, was instrumental in his early training, teaching Terry about improvisation and the art of teaching. Terry attended Morgan State University majoring in Music Education.  He also developed an interest in Black Music Research, studying the history of Black Music and the contributions of black Americans to the…

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A 90’s J.A.M. – A Dance Spectacular Musical Revue

April 13 @ 8:00 pm - April 15 @ 10:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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$15 - $30

What we gonna do now is go back, WAY back…to the 90’s that is! J.A.M. the Revue, the metropolitan area’s exciting song and dance revue is back with an ALL NEW production. Created by choreographer Jeremy A. McShan, A 90’s J.A.M. is a crowd-thrilling dance spectacular paying tribute to some of music's greatest legends featuring your favorite hits from the 90’s! These dance-floor favorites will have audiences moving in their seats!  Featuring the J-Mac's, the show's flyest dancers, and DC’s…

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FLOWER POWER!

April 15 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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Part of the Anacostia River Festival, the Closing Celebration of the National Cherry Blossom Festival, 1200 Block of Good Hope RD SE Enjoy an interactive art installation, art exhibitions, floral arranging classes, workshops, live music, spring fashion. Free and Family-Friendly. In Historic Anacostia: Live Music from Dior Ashley Brown and the dAb Band! Art Exhibitions Floral Design Classes Performances in We Act Radio, Turning Natural, Caribbean Citations, and more! PLUS Spring Fashions, fresh food, Hands-On Arts Activities with Project Create…

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Live Your Freedom Inc presents MASTER PEACE

April 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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A space and experience conducive to mastering peace, love, and harmony through music and good vibes!

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Womyn of Art Pop Up

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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FREE

Womyn Of Art is a pop up in tribute to the women specifically in the ART industry that expands and celebrates what this collective of local women of business. The event includes live art, poetry, make up, music, henna, and more!

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All The Way Live Tuesdays presents Cecily

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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Hot off the heels of a hugely successful debut, Anacostia Arts Center proudly presents another FREE musical season of ALL THE WAY LIVE TUESDAYS! With a varied line up of hip-hop, R&B, funk, soul and more, this series exemplifies the vibrant creative economy of DMV talent. In the words of legendary singer Patti Austin, “ a brilliant, beautiful, and talented young lady—look out!” Cecily is a powerhouse vocalist and sensitive songwriter, studying voice for more than 10 years and graduating…

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30…It’s Complicated

April 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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30...It's Complicated is the story of a Michael's journey the age of 30. It discusses where he thought he would be in comparison to where he actually is at 30 in an exploratory, honest, yet culturally engaging manner. The play examines love, relationships, family, finances, responsibilities, education, and other issues that led up to this point and tries to unpack his life from his inception to his evolution. His story is no different than anyone else's and at the end of…

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Freshh Theatre Company Presents: Next of Kin Festival

April 27 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Anacostia Arts Center, 1231 Good Hope Road, SE
Washington, DC , DC 20020 United States
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$20

This Festival is a tribute to Octavia Butler and her work Kindred. This festival of one act plays written, directed, and performed by Black women explores life in 2218, in a future where Black women still exist. April 27th 8pm April 28th 3pm and 8pm April 29th 3pm This festival was partially funded by ARCH Development Corporation as a part of the Theatre Residency Incubator.

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