January 13 - 20, 2018 Events
TAHIRA Productions, storyteller, musician, vocalist Recommended for Grades 2 - 5 Artist Website Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement understood that hours of political speeches may not inspire people to action but a 3-minute song can. In this program, students get to explore the issues of racial equality and justice in America during the 1950s and 1960s through song. TAHIRA educates, entertains, and inspires children with her "Musical-ology” – a mix of spoken...Read more »
The Mitchell Center Hosts Dr. N. Jeremi Duru to Discuss the NFL’s “Rooney Rule” and the Issues of Race and Sports in American Society Join the Mitchell Center for African American Heritage and author N. Jeremi Duru, Professor of Law at American University, for a discussion of his book Advancing the Ball: Race, Reformation, and the Quest for Equal Coaching Opportunity in the NFL. Professor Duru will explore the impact of the NFL’s 2003 “Rooney Rule” on issues ...Read more »
Arts-n-Appetizers is hands on this month! UWC will be hosting a paint party Thursday, January 18th from 6-8PM. Tickets are $55 per person and include all painting materials and buffet dinner! This event is OPEN to NON-MEMBERS.
To reserve tickets please call 302-658-5125
Dara Orenstein, from George Washington University, will lead this seminar which is free and open to the public. The seminar is based on a paper that is circulated in advance. Those planning to attend are encouraged to read the paper, “'Free Ports for Refugees': How the U.S. Turned a Warehouse for Duty-Free Garbanzo Beans into an Internment Camp for European Jews,” before coming to the seminar.Read more »
Go Figure navigates the astonishing world of figure skating, watched by more viewers than any other event at the Winter Olympics. Starring World Champion figure skater Randy Gardner and his skating partner of 45 years Tai Babilonia, along with Olympic figure skating royalty, gold medalist Dorothy Hamill, Go Figure will be the perfect “warm-up” for 2018’s Winter Olympics. Get your tickets today for this limited engagement!Read more »
Celebrate John Sloan with Mozart’s Divertimento in E-flat Major for String Trio (4th movement), selections from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess (arranged by Heifitz), and Reynaldo Hahn’s Piano Quartet in G Major, No. 3. Each Thursday evening concert will begin with a short curator talk exploring connections with the collection. Audiences can enjoy coffee and desserts at intermission. The Museum is open late on Thursday evenings and the Thronson Café serves drinks and light fare before each concert.Read more »
The Philadelphia four-piece channels its long-forged bonds into visceral, explosive genre blurring music.Read more »
On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son return to a village in Hungary while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk’s son. The townspeople – suspicious, remorseful, fearful, and cunning – expect the worst and behave accordingly. The town clerk fears the men may be heirs of the village’s deported Jews and expects them to demand their illegally acquired property back.
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When the Mason family moves to idyllic Palos Verdes, California, the father, Phil (Justin Kirk), loves it but the mother, Sandy (Jennifer Garner), feels out of place among the fake tans and tennis skirts. Phil and Sandy’s daughter, Medina (Maika Monroe), is a loner and outcast at school, while her charismatic brother, Jim (Cody Fern), is effortlessly popular. When Medina and Jim take up surfing, they must prove their right to share the waves with the tough Bayboys gang that monopolizes their stretch of beach.Read more »
Brooke DiCaro plays for Happy Hour at Harry's Savoy GrillRead more »
Come hear and see why the Village Voice calls him "raw and righteous, funky and strong."
Join local artist hosts Pat Higgins and Kristen Margiotta on the 3rd Friday of every month for a FREE night of regional art exhibits and live art back by a groovIN' dj at Oddity Bar...Read more »
1984 hosts another great night of music!Read more »
Enjoy FREE live music at The Nomad on the 3rd Friday of every month with trumpeter Tony Smith (and friends)...Read more »
Element K plays at Kid Shelleen'sRead more »