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“Whistler in Watercolor” Exhibit Opening

May 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Freer Gallery of Art, Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW
Washington, DC 20560 United States

Exhibit duration: May 18-October 6, 2019 Although most famous for that painting of his mother, James McNeil Whistler is also highly regarded for his hypnotic water­colors. The Freer owns 52 of these, and many have never before been on display. Now you can immerse yourself in 40 of them, including “The Ocean Wave” (above), a […]

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$29 to $45

Vir Das

May 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Kennedy Center, 2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566 United States

A Bollywood star turned comedian, Vir Das fills stadiums in New Delhi. He’s now swinging by DC on his international tour, and despite the smaller venue, he isn’t likely to mute his big personality for American audiences. As he said in Abroad Understanding, one of his two Netflix specials, “Tonight, for the first time in […]

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