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Beauty and the Beat

On January 18 to 26, see National Symphony Orchestra’s (NSO) principal second violinist Marissa Regni and principal percussionist Eric Shin in an exciting new program exploring the magic...

City of Stories

On Jan. 18 and Sunday, Jan. 19, noon to 4 p.m., drop in to the Sackler to contribute to the community project City of Stories with...

MLK Family Program

On Jan. 18, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., celebrate the MLK Jr. holiday by creating hands-on art using the familiar theme of the "Beloved...

The Doll’s House

The scale of this 23-room house at the National Museum of American History is one inch to one foot, accommodating the miniatures that Faith...

Vocational Programs Link Students with District Economy

The DC skyline is dominated by cranes. The region patronizes its high-tech hospitals. And, its schools attract students from around the nation. Amazon is...

Rapunzel at Glen Echo

Rapunzel is a bewitching tale by Duane T. Bowers that he adapted from the brothers Grimm fairytale. Witch Wartsmith wants a baby and after...

Symphonic Dancing

On Jan. 26, at 3:30 and 5:30 p.m., at the Atlas, this fun, interactive family concert explores the expressive, dance-like melodies of William Grant...

How Art Can Heal and Expand Horizons

On a recent Wednesday morning, six students gathered around the table in art teacher Donna Bonavia’s AP Studio Art classroom and talked about how...

The Numbers

Schools may get the biggest share of DC’s local revenues, but that doesn’t mean they get enough. A closer look shows that the education...

Native American Family Fun Day

On Friday, Nov. 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the National Museum of the American Indian’s unique family celebration showcases Native culture through interactive...