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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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Free to $35

Intersections Festival

February 21 - March 3
Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H St NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States

Now celebrating its tenth year, this gathering of local performers will take over the Atlas for two weeks. There will be plenty of dancing, of course—ballet, tap, flamenco, and other styles—but also music, theater, and more. Audience interaction is a focus this year, so prepare to get involved.

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ChocolateFest

ChocolateFest

March 3
Town of St. Michaels, Marengo Street and Watkins Lane
St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States

ChocolateFest includes a chocolate “crawl” throughout waterfront town of St. Michaels, MD sampling artisan chocolates, desserts, locally crafted wine, beer and spirits. Restaurants will conjure up delectable chocolate inspired dishes and desserts. Inns will feature chocolate inspired get-away packages...chocolate spa treatment anyone? Free screenings of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate factory. For event info and […]

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$15

“Queens of Egypt” Exhibit Opening

March 1 at 10:00 am - March 31 at 6:00 pm
National Georgraphic Museum, 1145 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036 United States

The concept: Cutting-edge research and imaging techniques have revealed new discoveries from the Valley of the Queens, resulting in a fresh look at the lady rulers of Egypt’s New Kingdom. Don’t miss: A quartet of imposing female goddesses with lions’ heads; the 18-foot-long “Harem Conspiracy Papyrus,” which tells the story of the attempt by Ramses […]

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Annapolis Restaurant Week
2 course Breakfast $12.95, 2 Couse Lunch $15.95 and 3 course Dinner $34.95

Annapolis Restaurant Week

March 3 at 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Annapolis Maryland, City Wide
Annapolis, MD 21401 United States

Get your friends and family for a fun time together surrounded by great food in Annapolis. The first week in March over 40 of the best Annapolis restaurants offer prix fixe menus for you to enjoy. You can indulge in a two-course breakfast, two-course lunch or three-course dinner. You can enjoy fine dining for seafood, […]

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$20 to $69

BLKS

March 3 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This raw comedy opens with a sex scene, a genital mole, and an accusation of cheating . . . and only gets more boisterous from there. The play by poet Aziza Barnes chronicles one day in the lives of four millennial black women as they try to deal with their sorrows via clever banter, copious […]

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$20 to $69

BLKS

March 3 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This raw comedy opens with a sex scene, a genital mole, and an accusation of cheating . . . and only gets more boisterous from there. The play by poet Aziza Barnes chronicles one day in the lives of four millennial black women as they try to deal with their sorrows via clever banter, copious […]

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$44 to $102

Vanity Fair

March 3 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Adapted by playwright Kate Hamill, who previously reworked Sense & Sensibility for the stage, this take on William Thackeray’s novel features ideas—female agency, the defying of gender roles—that feel especially relevant in the era of #MeToo and Handmaid’s Taleprotests.

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Three Cheers to Grace
$15 - $25

Three Cheers to Grace

March 3 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dance Loft on 14, 4618 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20011 United States

After waking from a coma following a tragic car accident, Eliza becomes devoted to her hospitalized best friend, Grace, who remains comatose. But as time goes by, Eliza must come to terms with Grace’s condition and her own coming of age, while Grace must watch the world move around her, unable to speak, but with […]

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