The Daily Show Correspondents - Audition Process
The Daily Show correspondents Roy Wood Jr., Ronny Chieng, and Gina Yashere talk about the show's audition process sit down for a LIVE Q&A session at The Kennedy Center. Part of District of Comedy Festival, July 21, 2017. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video Barber of Seville | "Largo al factotum"
Barber of Seville | "Largo al factotum"
Purchase Barber of Seville tickets here: http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/OSOSE "Figaro! Figaro! Fiiigarooo!" Can the sharp-witted barber of Seville help Count Almaviva woo the beautiful Rosina away from a bumbling doctor? A stellar cast joins this WNO revival of Rossini's delightful comedy--one of the most beloved opera masterpieces of all time, boasting uproarious laughs and sensational music in equal measure.
Play video The Tossers - "Emerald City" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
The Tossers - "Emerald City" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
Formed in 1993, the six-piece Celtic punk band from Chicago has been proudly spreading their Irish gospel across the globe, with no plans of slowing down. The Tossers’ five albums have shown their impressive command of song structure and instrumentation.. Part of Millennium Stage at The Kennedy Center, May 24, 2016. Watch the full performance: https://youtu.be/EapvGKVpihI Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video "Make Our Garden Grow" from Candide | Washington National Opera
"Make Our Garden Grow" from Candide | Washington National Opera
In Leonard Bernstein's funny, philosophical, and fast-paced take on Voltaire's biting satire, very bad things happen to very good people (and plenty of bad ones too) as a terrific ensemble cast quick-change their way through an effervescent score.
Play video The Knights - "...the ground beneath our feet"
The Knights - "...the ground beneath our feet"
The Knights perform "...the ground beneath our feet" during "SHIFT: A Festival of American Orchestras" on April 1, 2017, in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. For more information, please visit: http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRSHD
Play video "Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
"Ascending Bird" – Starring Lil Buck, Patricia Delgado, Sara Mearns, more... | Finale of "DEMO: Now"
This piece was created as the finale for "DEMO: Now," directed by Damian Woetzel with choreography by the Artists, and features movements and themes from the rest of the show. Performed by Lil Buck and Ron “Prime Tyme” Miles, with Patricia Delgado, Jason Collins, Victor Lozano, and Sara Mearns, Rashaun Mitchell, Silas Riener Music: Persian traditional, arranged by Colin Jacobsen and Siamak Aghaei Music performed by Brooklyn Rider, with Johnny Gandelsman - violin, Colin Jacobsen – violin, Nicholas Cords – viola, Michael Nicolas – cello Savannah Harris – cajon Caroline Shaw – violin Part of: DEMO by Damian Woetzel: Now in The Kennedy Center Terrace Theater March 7, 2018 New Artistic Initiatives are funded in honor of Linda and Kenneth Pollin. ABOUT DEMO: Former New York City Ballet principal dancer turned director/choreographer/thought leader Damian Woetzel—who was recently named as the next president of The Juilliard School—curates and hosts the third season of his interdisciplinary DEMO series. This installment presented recent commissions and D.C. premieres from some of today’s most creative voices in dance and music. The evening included a new work choreographed by Pam Tanowitz, with music by Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Caroline Shaw, and the Kennedy Center premiere of Alexei Ratmansky’s solo Fandango, danced by New York City Ballet star Sara Mearns and set to the music of Boccherini. Additional artists included the game-changing string quartet Brooklyn Rider, Memphis jookin street dance pioneer Lil Buck, and former Merce Cunningham Dance Company performers and modern dance luminaries Silas Riener and Rashaun Mitchell. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb
Play video KING - "The Greatest" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
KING - "The Greatest" | LIVE at The Kennedy Center
KING performs their hit "The Greatest" LIVE at the Kennedy Center. Grammy Award®–winning dream soul trio KING is made up of twins Paris and Amber Strother along with Anita Bias. All three take part in writing and arranging songs, crafting a unique sound with a soulful authenticity. Part of Millennium Stage at The Kennedy Center, March 21, 2017. Watch the full performance: https://youtu.be/PymS89gpBUQ Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb