Monday, September 16, 2013

PAST: HIGHLIGHTS: Free events TUES, Sept 16th from - a fabulous resource for Arts & Culture events in DC, MD & VA

Here are some more great free arts and culture events from! This site is a fantastic resource for events provided by CultureCapital (formerly known as the Cultural Alliance of Greater Washington) a wonderful organization that supports and highlights the DC metro area's vibrant and diverse arts community! See the "Free in DC" Inside Out page on for a list of exhibits on view! Plus, is now on facebook.

Tuesday, September 16th

Morning - Film Screening - Cheverly, MD 
Platinum Movie: 12 Years a Slave
The 2014 Oscar and Golden Globe winner for Best Motion Picture is the true story of Solomon Northup, a freed black man from upstate New York who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in Louisiana. Dramatic and emotional, the gripping film illustrates the tragic extremes of life in the mid-1800s, and how a brave and determined man survived to regain his freedom.
Platinum Movie: 12 Years a Slave
Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Rd - Cheverly, MD
Metro: Cheverly and take The Bus18 towards Langley Park to Landover Rd & Annapolis Rd.

Evening - Literary Event at the Arts Club - Farragut West
Literary Evening: Authors Ailish Hopper and Alan Michael Parker
The Arts Club presents a reading by Ailish Hopper and Alan Michael Parker, two acclaimed voices in contemporary publishing. Ms. Hopper teaches at Goucher College in Baltimore. Honors for her work include the Center for Book Arts Chapbook Prize. Mr. Parker is the Douglas C. Houchens Professor of English at Davidson College and the author of multiple volumes of poetry and prose. He has written for The New York Times and The New Yorker. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Arts Club of Washington
2017 I St, NW
Metro: Farragut West or Foggy Bottom

Evening - US Air Force Chamber Concert - Rockville, MD
United States Air Force Band Chamber Players Series- Woodwind Quintet & Chamber Trio
This concert will present music for winds and cello by two ensembles that are components of the United States Air Force Band. Formed in 2012, the Chamber Trio fits its unique instrumentation of flute, clarinet and cello to a wide variety of repertoire featuring new, original musical arrangements.
Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington

6125 Montrose Road - Rockville, MD
Metro: Twinbrook and wait for the Ride On bus or take a taxi, short trip, just over a mile (see map). You may also consider walking or biking from the metro.

See "Free in DC" Inside Out page for more events + connect with on facebook

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