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Kennedy Center, 2700 F Street North West, Washington, DC 20566

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ADDITIONAL INFO

Kennedy Center Opera House is part of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts complex.

Kennedy Center, 2700 F Street North West, Washington, DC 20566

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Upcoming Highlights

  • Mariinsky Ballet: Petipas Raymonda

    Opens Feb 23

  • Washington National Opera: Ring Cycle - The Rhinegold

    Opens Apr 30

  • Washington National Opera: Ring Cycle - Siegfried

    Opens May 04

  • Kinky Boots

    Opens Jun 14

  • Phantom Of The Opera

    Opens Jul 13

Mariinsky Ballet: Petipas Raymonda

February 23-28, 2016

The esteemed Mariinsky Ballet return for the 14th year with Petipa's mesmerizing Raymonda, the last of the Grand 19th Century Russian Ballets. One of the most influential companies in classical dance for the past 200 years, The Mariinsky continues to set the standard in stage production. After struggling for survival under the Soviet regime, the unrivalled company has firmly established its place on the world stage and gone on to display its unmistakable style in appearances around the globe.

Washington National Opera: Ring Cycle - The Rhinegold

April 30-May 17, 2016

Washington National Opera mount Wagner's monumental Ring Cycle this season, beginning with The Rhinegold. Loosely based on the Norse saga 'The Song of the Nieblungs', the ambitious epic follows the journey of a powerful ring, and the fortunes of those who seek to wield it.

Washington National Opera: Ring Cycle - Siegfried

May 4-20, 2016

Concerning the son of doomed lovers Siegmund and Sieglinde, Siegfried is the tale of a child raised with no fear, to be tool to conniving foster father Mime, brother of original ring-bearer Alberich. Mime thirsts for the power of the unfholy band, and trains the unwitting Siegfried to defeat the giant Fafner, who now holds the ring and has transformed into a fearsome dragon...

Kinky Boots

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June 14-July 10, 2016

Kinky Boots is one of Broadway's most successful new musicals, snapping up six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical! The uplifting show tells the tale of a failing family-run shoe factory in England whose business trajectory is changed (and saved!) thanks to the influence of a stiletto-wearing drag queen named Lola.

Phantom Of The Opera

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July 13-August 20, 2016

Andrew Lloyd Webber's romantic musical is based on Gaston Leroux's gothic novel of life beneath the stage. A secretive opera composer stalks the halls of the Paris Opera House and becomes obsessed with young ingenue Christine, and will stop at nothing to have her. This longstanding Eighties rock opera has received a full-scale update for new audiences without compromising on the glory of the original production.

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