Events

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Explore this list of upcoming events -- open houses, galas, informational evenings, volunteer opportunities -- to find what interests you. Click the name of the event and then use our "share" utility to let your friends know what's happening.

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Friday, April 28, 2017

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Saturday, April 29, 2017

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >

Celebrate Deborah      

Dance Place
Celebrate Deborah Riley, the artist extraordinaire that has made Dance Place her home for 30 years, serving as artist in residence, teacher, mentor, choreographer, performer, administrator and Co-Director. Deborah relocated from NYC in 1987 and has made major contributions to the field of dance in Washington   more event info >


Sunday, April 30, 2017

12th Annual Spring Forward Fundraiser      

Community Lodgings
On Sunday April 30, 2017, Community Lodgings will host its 12th annual fundraiser, Spring Forward, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm at Union Street Public House, located at 121 S. Union Street in Alexandria, VA. This event will showcase Community Lodgings’ commitment to the City of Alexandria and spotlight   more event info >


Monday, May 01, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 1)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Thursday, May 04, 2017

Homestretch Benefit Breakfast      

Homestretch
Please join us for our annual Benefit Breakfast! Learn how Homestretch has been impacting the lives of homeless families for 27 years. Hear inspiring stories from Homestretch clients who have left homelessness and poverty behind for good.There is no cost to attend and a hot breakfast will be served.   more event info >

Pro Bono Training: Litigating Protection Order Cases for Domestic Violence Survivors   Volunteer Opportunity    

DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
This training will prepare volunteer attorneys to help domestic violence survivors find immediate safety from their abusers. Civil Protection Order cases provide supervised in-court litigation experience in a short time frame, with each case lasting just 8-12 days on average. To learn more or   more event info >

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Friday, May 05, 2017

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >


Saturday, May 06, 2017

Chess- The Musical   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Theatre Lab's Creating a Musical Role class presents Chess. A contemporary classic from Tim Rice (Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar) and members of the famed pop group Abba, Chess is a thrilling rock opera telling the story of a Cold War-era chess tournament between two grandmasters—an American and a   more event info >

New Releases Choreographers Showcase      

Dance Place
Dance Place’s annually curated showcase features some of the best new works by established and emerging choreographers. Performance will feature 2016 Dance Place New Releases Commission recipient, Briana Stuart. Performance includes new work by: Briana Stuart, 2016 Commission Esperonto Bean   more event info >


Monday, May 08, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 2)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Friday, May 12, 2017

Rhodessa Jones & Idris Ackamoor of Cultural Odyssey      

Dance Place
Fully Awake & Facing Seventy: Heaven Betta Bea Honky Tonk! is written and performed by highly acclaimed San Francisco artist, Rhodessa Jones, with musical direction and performance by jazz artist Idris Ackamoor. An evening cabaret with live music celebrating Jones officially joining the ranks of the   more event info >


Saturday, May 13, 2017

WILL Power Party   Volunteer Opportunity    

Wilderness Leadership & Learning, Inc.
WILL Power Party is our signature fundraising event of the year. It will celebrate 13 Years of WILL positively impacting the lives of the DC youth from underserved neighborhoods. The 5th Annual WILL Power Party will: Bring WILL friends together to celebrate our successes Continue to raise awareness   more event info >

Rhodessa Jones & Idris Ackamoor of Cultural Odyssey      

Dance Place
Fully Awake & Facing Seventy: Heaven Betta Bea Honky Tonk! is written and performed by highly acclaimed San Francisco artist, Rhodessa Jones, with musical direction and performance by jazz artist Idris Ackamoor. An evening cabaret with live music celebrating Jones officially joining the ranks of the   more event info >


Monday, May 15, 2017

New Play Festival (Night 3)   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The New Play Festival is an annual celebration of bold new voices. Each year Young Playwrights’ Theater honors plays from a diverse group of YPT students in a production that celebrates the playwright’s craft. Professional actors, dramaturges and directors collaborate with student writers   more event info >


Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Voices Against Violence with Caroline Kennedy      

DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
You are invited to Voices Against Violence, the DC Volunteer Lawyers Project’s annual benefit. This year, Ambassador Caroline Kennedy will be giving remarks at our May 16th benefit. All proceeds support our work on behalf of domestic violence victims and at-risk children. In 2016, our featured   more event info >


Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Crucible   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Friday, May 19, 2017

The Crucible   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Saturday, May 20, 2017

Kids to Parks Day      

National Park Trust
Kids to Parks Day is a nation-wide day of outdoor play organized by National Park Trust (NPT) in cooperation with a host of local and national collaborators. Next year’s KTP Day will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, the week before the official start of summer. NPT is encouraging children   more event info >

Eiko Otake      

Dance Place
A Body in Places is Eiko Otake’s first solo project, the scale of which varies radically between locations and incorporates both performative and non-performative elements. Central to the project is a drive to explore non-traditional venues and to respond to the innate characteristics of each specific   more event info >

The Crucible   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >

The Crucible   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
The Crucible is Arthur Miller's retelling of hysteria surrounding the Salem Witch trials written when America was experiencing similar fears over communism. Long considered an American classic.   more event info >


Sunday, May 21, 2017

Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk   Volunteer Opportunity    

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC
7th Annual Red Shoe 5K Run and Walk. Kids Fun Run. Strollers welcome. Sponsorships available.   more event info >


Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Friday, May 26, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Saturday, May 27, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Sunday, May 28, 2017

Senior PGA Championship   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the Senior PGA Championship. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal during the day of their shift, as well   more event info >


Monday, June 19, 2017

The Young Playwrights' Workshop Presents...   Volunteer Opportunity    

Young Playwrights' Theater
The Young Playwrights’ Workshop is YPT’s award-winning student theater ensemble. Members work together to create, develop, rehearse and perform an original play. A professional teaching artist helps the ensemble develop a foundation of theater skills that form the basis for creating new work   more event info >


Thursday, June 29, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Friday, June 30, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Saturday, July 01, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Sunday, July 02, 2017

Quicken Loans National   Volunteer Opportunity    

LIFT-DC
Volunteer on behalf of LIFT-DC to staff one of the food vending stations during the PGA's Quicken Loans National at Congressional Country Club. Each completed 6-8 hour volunteer shift on behalf of LIFT-DC results in a donation to our organization. Volunteers receive one parking passes and one meal   more event info >


Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Kids' Table   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Friday, July 21, 2017

The Kids' Table   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Saturday, July 22, 2017

The Kids' Table   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >

The Kids' Table   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
It's Thanksgiving. An elusive, wisecracking, great-grandma has summoned her enormous brood of great-grandkids to make a big announcement. Seated around an endlessly long "kids' table," cousins clash with cousins and siblings with siblings as they vie to find their rightful places in the family--and in   more event info >


Saturday, July 29, 2017

Dash-for-DASH 5K   Volunteer Opportunity    

District Alliance for Safe Housing
Join us on July 29th as we dash to celebrate the District Alliance for Safe Housing (DASH's) 10-year anniversary. This USATF-certified flat course begins at the Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center entrance to the Metropolitan Branch Trail. The course is out and back heading north with the first   more event info >


Thursday, August 17, 2017

Children of Eden   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Friday, August 18, 2017

Macbeth   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
A unique vision of Shakespeare's tragedy, this production of Macbeth will be told through the eyes of the three witches who create a story and then must deal its consequences. Always present, these witches create worlds and shape the tides of fate around the characters, birthing a tale about revenge   more event info >

Children of Eden   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Saturday, August 19, 2017

Children of Eden   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >

Children of Eden   Volunteer Opportunity    

The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts
An epic musical with a large and diverse cast of characters, Children of Eden starts with the very beginning: the creation of the universe. Drawing from the Book of Genesis, its authors have examined the familiar stories of Adam, Eve, Cain, Abel and many other iconic figures through a family lens—exploring   more event info >


Saturday, November 04, 2017

Friendship Walks   Volunteer Opportunity    

Friendship Place
Friendship Walks is a 1.5 mile fun and peaceful walk around the National Mall focused on ending homelessness in the Washington D.C. region. All proceeds benefit Friendship Place, a nonprofit organization that offers the most effective model for addressing homelessness, with innovative programs that empower   more event info >


Thursday, March 15, 2018

Next Step Breakfast   Volunteer Opportunity    

Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington
Our annual celebration of the participants and volunteers in the Next Step Program   more event info >