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“Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms”

February 13 - April 29

In 1941, FDR made a speech to Congress laying out four basic American freedoms: freedom of speech, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear. Norman Rockwell then used that idea as the basis for four paintings that depicted his Vermont neighbors tucking their children into bed, eating Thanksgiving dinner, and so forth. […]

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$12

“Zilia Sánchez: Soy Isla”

February 16 - May 19

With a title that means “I am an island,” this is the first-ever museum show devoted to the work of Cuba-raised, Puerto Rico–based artist Zilia Sánchez. Born in Havana in the 1920s, she got her start designing sets for an anti-Batista theater group. But the pieces in this exhibit are less overtly political. Instead, they’re […]

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$20

Jacob Banks

February 19 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
9:30 Club, 815 V St., NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States

If you walked out of Fifty Shades Freed humming that song “Diddy Bop” (come on, we saw you there), you’re already a fan of this British-Nigerian singer. The smoky-voiced baritone will be belting out songs from his major-label debut, Village, which came out in November.

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