Washington National Opera: Moby-Dick
One man's obsession leaves a lethal wake of destruction in Jake Heggie's triumphant new opera of Herman Melville's 19th-century literary masterwork.
Have the time of your life at this smash-hit musical that combines ABBA's greatest hits, including Dancing Queen, S.O.S., Super Trouper, Take a Chance on Me and The Winner Takes It All with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.
The Washington Ballet: British Invasion: The Beatles & The Rolling Stones
A Day in the Life: Choreography by Trey McIntyre, Music – Songs by The Beatles; Rooster: Choreography by Christopher Bruce, Music – Songs by The Rolling Stones.
National Symphony Orchestra: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor / Daniil Trifonov, piano, plays Rachmaninoff
Conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos leads Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, featuring young piano sensation Daniil Trifonov in his NSO debut, along with young mezzo-soprano Kelley O'Connor in Falla's El amor brujo. Ticket costs vary from $10-$85.
Washington National Opera: The Elixir of Love
Handsome Nemorino employs a "magical tonic" to win feisty Adina's affections in Donizetti's loveable comic opera--a warm and inspired masterpiece cherished for its whimsical wit, endearing characters, beautiful arias, and intoxicating duets.