Atlas Performing Arts Center

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Atlas Performing Arts Center
Through 11/29

Unexplored Interior (or This Is Rwanda: the Beginning and End of the Earth)

The Mosaic Theater Company of DC presents the premiere of Jay O. Sanders's play about an African NYU film student who returns to Rwanda to learn more about the horrors that ripped his family apart. At the Lang Theatre.

Joy Of Motion Dance Center: Fall Youth Co. Concert

A free concert to showcasing child performers in kindergarten through 5th grade.
12/12 - 12/20

Snow Day

A child enjoys her first snow day in this production by Arts on the Horizon. Best for ages 2 to 6.
12/9 - 1/3/16

The Gospel of Lovingkindness

Mosaic Theater Company of DC's chamber production tells the story of a 17-year-old from Chicago who is killed for his sneakers three weeks after singing for President Obama at the White House. At the Lab Theatre II.

B-FLY Backstage: Poetry

Poets share and discuss their works.
1/21/16 - 1/24/16


Claire Parsons Company presents an interactive show that exercises kids' senses. Best for ages 2 to 6.
1/6/16 - 1/24/16

Wrestling Jerusalem

Writer Aaron Davidman performs in the Mosaic Theater Company of DC's production of his story about a man struggling with the personal and historical complexities of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. At the Lang Theatre.

Neil Rolnick

The composer is joined by keyboardist Kathleen Supove and cellist Ashley Bathgate.
2/5/16 - 2/7/16

Carmen in Havana

A collaboration with The Washington Ballet's Studio Company featuring scenes from Bizet's "Carmen" and Lecuona's "Maria la O.". At the Lang Theatre.
2/5/16 - 2/7/16

Carmen in Havana

The In Series sets Bizet's opera in Cuba.

Aaron Diehl Trio

At the Lang Theatre.
1/23/16 - 2/14/16

I Shall Not Hate

Palestinian actor Gasan Abas stars in an production about a Gaza fertility doctor who becomes an unlikely hero. Performed in Hebrew and Arabic, this Mosaic Theater Company of DC presentation is staged by Israeli director Shay Pitovsky.

Editorial Review

The center includes a studio for Joy of Motion Dance Center and serves as the home of African Continuum Theatre, a professional black theater company. Atlas Arts Partners will offer classes in dance, acting, music and creative writing. Small-scale productions in the lab theaters are planned to complement major offerings in the larger theaters.