- The Washington Times - Thursday, March 13, 2008

Atlas Performing Arts Center

1333 H St. NE. 202/399-7993, www.atlasarts.org

• Joy of Motion Dance Center’s Middle Eastern Dance Concert. Faculty, students and guest artists. 8 p.m. March 29. $25, $30.

Dance Place

3225 Eighth St. NE. 202/269-1600, www.danceplace.org

• Pearsonwidrig Dancetheater: “Katrina, Katrina: Love Letters to New Orleans.” A live documentary of dance, spoken word, video and music from New Orleans. 8 p.m. March 15; 7 p.m. March 16. $8-$22.

• Sharna Fabiano Tango. Argentine tango blended with contemporary dance and music. 8 p.m. March 29, 7 p.m. March 30. $8-$22.

D.C. Tango Festival

Pan American Symphony Orchestra celebration at various venues. 240/884-9008, 240/242-8032, www.dctangofestival.com

• Tango at the Embassy of Argentina. Rodolfo Zanetti and Juan Pablo Jofre Romarion, bandoneon; Amy Beth Horman, violin; members of the Pan American Symphony in music of Bach, Piazzola and Piro. Embassy of the Republic of Argentina, 1600 New Hampshire Ave. NW. 8 p.m. March 13. $30. Limited capacity.

• Tango at the University. Rodolfo Zanetti and Juan Pablo Jofre Romarion, bandoneon; Claudia Gargiulo, vocals; members of the Pan American Symphony in music of Piazzola and traditional tango. Notre Dame Chapel, Trinity University, 125 Michigan Ave. NE. 8 p.m. March 15. $30.

• [El] Tango y [Ella] la Milonga. Pan American Symphony with Raul Jaurena, bandoneon; Octavio Brunetti, piano; Marga Mitchell, vocals; dancers Carolina and Anton and Annatina and Hernan. From the early days of tango to modern inspirations. George Washington University Lisner Auditorium, 730 21 St. NW. 8 p.m. April 5. $36. Tickets through 240/884-9008, 240/242-8032, ticketmaster.com or 301/808-6900.

George Mason University Center for the Arts

4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 888/945-2468, www.gmu.edu/cfa

• Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company. Award-winning company specializing in “new wave” choreography. Concert Hall. 8 p.m. March 22. $22-$44.

Gunston Theatre One

2700 S. Lang Street, Arlington. 703/228-1850, www.arlingtonarts.org

• Noche de Carnaval with Los Quetzales Mexican Dance Ensemble. An evening of Mardi Gras with repertoire from the pre-Hispanic era and from Nayarit, Baja California and Durango; dance from Jalisco and Veracruz. 8 p.m. March 28; 7 p.m. March 29. $10, $15; $7 children under 10. 703/528-4142, www.quetzales.org

Harman Center for the Arts

610 F St. NW. 202/547-1122, www.shakespearetheatre.org/harmancenter

• WPAS: Merce Cunningham Dance Company: “EyeSpace.” A new work. IPods programmed with an original score will be distributed to all audience members. 8 p.m. March 27-29. $22-$67.

Kennedy Center

Concert Hall, 2700 F St. NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

• Shen Wei Dance Arts: “Connect Transfer.” The Chinese choreographer and his 12 dancers perform “live action painting” using multiple colors of paint on a trapezoid-shaped white canvas. 7:30 p.m. March 21, 22. $15-$48.

Kennedy Center

Terrace Theater and Gallery, 2700 F St. NW. 202/467-4600, kennedy-center.org

• Performance Plus: Ballet 360 — A Day in My Shoes: The Dancer’s Life. Panelists Suzanne Farrell, Runqiao Du, Erin Mahoney-Du and Kara Genevieve Cooper talk about a life in dance. 4 p.m. March 30. $15-$36.

Studio Gallery

2108 R St. NW. 202/232-8734, www.studiogallerydc.com

• Deborah Riley Dance Projects. All female group, led by the co-director of Dance Place, celebrates its 20th anniversary with choreography that illuminates the concerns of women in society. Preview of April’s performance at Dance Place. 4-5 p.m. March 15. Free. No tickets required.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide