DJ Deadmau5 will play two shows at the Fillmore stage in Silver Spring this month. Photograph by Kyle Gustafson
Fresh off his performance at Virgin Mobile’s Freefest at Merriweather, Deadmau5 is taking the Fillmore stage in Silver Spring for two nights this month. The DJ, who is known for performing while donning a large mouse head, has shows on September 21 and 22. Tickets ($50) are on sale now through Live Nation. You can check out our early look of the new Fillmore venue here.
Soul singer Jill Scott will perform at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric on Tuesday, October 11. The singer has won three Grammy awards, most recently in 2008 for her collaboration with Lupe Fiasco in “Daydreamin.’ ” Tickets ($59.75 to $129.75) go on sale Friday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.
Sixteen-time Grammy winner Sting comes to DAR Constitution Hall on Saturday, October 29. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and former lead singer of the band The Police will stop in DC as part of his Back to Bass tour. Tickets ($85 to $125) go on sale Monday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.
Childish Gambino, otherwise known as Donald Glover, will perform at the Fillmore in Silver Spring on Tuesday, November 1. The musician, actor, and comedian is best known for his role as Troy Barnes on NBC’s Community and plans to release his first album in November. Tickets ($25) go on sale Friday at 10 AM through Live Nation.
The national tour of the Disney classic the Lion King comes to Hippodrome at France-Merrick Performing Arts Center in Baltimore on Saturday, December 10 through Sunday, January 8. Tickets ($55 to $85) go on sale Sunday at 10 AM through Ticketmaster.