April 27th @ 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Celebrate the return of Sunset & Chill this spring with the usual line-up of great music, awesome vendors and uninterrupted flow artistry. Show up early for a $5 yoga class, stay late for the amazing DJs and mesmerizing fire circle.
$10 GA tickets at the door (cash or card)
$5 12-under with adult
$5 fire spinners
FREE for guests wearing Sunset and Chill merchandise (available here).
If you wish to spin fire, you must attend one of the two safety meetings (7 p.m. or 8 p.m.).
6-7 p.m. Yoga with Tanory, DJ Wade Hammes + Hon Jao Violin
7-8 p.m. Raptorstein
8-10 p.m.: Markinthedark + Kaylasoul
Check out the Facebook event page for more information.
Note: This event has zero tolerance for racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, unsolicited touching or any other oppressive behavior. Please report any of this behavior to Wade, Sam or Ethan. Please send anonymous reports to firstname.lastname@example.org. All reports will receive a response within 24 hours.
Olde City Farm and Garden
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
May 2nd @ 6 p.m.
Through acrobatic feats and wordless storytelling, the Aura CuriAtlas physical theatre troupe presents Dream Logic, a collection of magical vignettes with themes like ‘Newton’s cradle’ and ‘bucket of youth.’ This Virginia-based company includes performers from Connecticut, Illinois and Cyprus, with backgrounds in dance, choreography, acrobatics, aerial arts and music.
This is a free performance (no tickets required), hosted by Millennium Stage.
Get more information at this link.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
2700 F St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20566
March 29th and 30th @ 7 p.m.
Witness the incredible feats of the University of Maryland’s long-running (and long-flipping) gymnastics troupe at the Gymkana Homeshow. In this two-hour extravaganza, you’ll see trampoline, juggling, tumbling, partner balancing, and jumping through hoops of fire, among other electrifying acts.
Get tickets at this link.
8500 Paint Branch Drive
College Park, MD 20742
April 4th @ 8 p.m. (Strathmore)
April 5th/6th @ 8 p.m. and April 7th @ 3 p.m. (Meyerhoff)
Behold great feats of acrobatics, aerials, juggling and more by Troupe Vertigo, set to live Hollywood hits played by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Get tickets at this link.
The Music Center at Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane
Bethesda, MD 20852
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
1212 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
February 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th, 22nd and 23rd, March 1st and 2nd @ 7:30/8 p.m.
TBD Immersive, D.C.’s premier creator of choose-your-own-adventure, interactive theatrical experiences, is turning back the clock on its previous shows to bring you Ouroboros: Dawn of the Cabaret. Featuring their usual cast of high-brow aristocrats, circus misfits and undercover renegades, this show tells the origin story of a hidden cabaret with revolutionary motifs.
If you enjoy mysterious plot lines, pop-up circus performances and bizarre twists of fate, then this show is for you.
Get tickets at this link. Note: VIP ticket holders receive early admission to the venue and a special tour at 7:30 p.m., while regular admission is at 8 p.m.
The Whittemore House
1526 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
January 25th @8 p.m.
Momix is a Connecticut-born dance company that blurs the lines between dance, circus and visual architecture. Drawing on the acrobatic maneuvers of partner balancing, wheel apparatuses, pole vaulting and aerial arts, their creation Opus Cactus brings to life the stark landscape of the American Southwest.
Get tickets at this link.
During the federal government shutdown, federal employees with valid government-issued ID get up to two $5 tickets per ID shown at the box office. Subject to availability.
GMU Center for the Arts
4400 University Drive, MS2F5
Fairfax, VA 22030