Michael Chioldi as Hamlet in Ambroise Thomas's adaptation staged by the Washington National Opera.
Michael Chioldi as Hamlet in Ambroise Thomas's adaptation staged by the Washington National Opera. (Karin Cooper)
Friday, May 28, 2010


The District

BLUES ALLEY Sharon Clark Quintet, Friday, $24; Tommy Cecil, Saturday, $22; Chuck Brown, Sunday, $35; Rudy Linka, Tuesday, $20; Anthony Walker, Wednesday, $20; Stanley Clarke Band, Thursday, $60. 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW (rear). 202-337-4141. http://www.bluesalley.com.

BOHEMIAN CAVERNS Heidi Martin, Friday-Saturday, $15-$20; Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra, Monday; the Alex Brown Quintet, Tuesday, $12-$15; the Brad Linde Ensemble, Thursday, $18-$22. 2003 11th St. NW. 202-299-0800. http://www.bohemiancaverns.com.

BOSSA The Alfredo Mojica Project, Wednesday; Berklee World Jazz Nonet, Thursday. 2463 18th St. NW. 202-667-0088.

COLUMBIA STATION The Ben Young Quartet, Tuesday; the Butch Warren Experience, Wednesday. 2325 18th St. NW. 202-462-6040.

EMBASSY OF AUSTRIA Rudi Wilfer and Felix Wilfer, Friday. 3524 International Ct. NW. 202-895-6776. http://www.acfdc.org. No cover charge.

JOJO'S Caribbean Jazz featuring Victor Provost, Tuesday; All Soul for a New Day featuring Colin Williams, Wednesday; the Lenny Robinson Trio, Thursday. 1518 U St. NW. 202-319-9350.

KENNEDY CENTER Etienne Charles, Tuesday, no cover charge; Berklee World Jazz Nonet, Wednesday. 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600. 800-444-1324. http://www.kennedy-center.org.

SALA THAI/U ST. The Karen Gray Trio, Thursday. 1301 U St. NW. 202-462-1333.

AMERICAN ART Marshall Keys, Thursday. Eighth and F streets NW. 202-633-1000. http://www.americanart.si.edu.

TRYST COFFEEHOUSE AND BAR The Will Rast Trio, Monday; the Peter Edelman Quartet, Tuesday; Lovesome Thing Trio, Wednesday. 2459 18th St. NW. 202-232-5500.

TWINS JAZZ Lee Pearson Quartet, Friday-Saturday, $15; David Lighton Quartet, Sunday, $10; Joe Herrera, Tuesday, $10; Luis Faife Latin Jazz Ensemble, Wednesday, $10; the New Dan Wallace Quartet, Thursday, $5. 1344 U St. NW. 202-234-0072. http://www.twinsjazz.com.

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