Email signup

City at Peace DC’s 2nd annual free Street Theatre Starts This Week!


Photo courtesy of City at Peace

This sounds like a great program. From an email:

City at Peace DC’s 2nd annual free Street Theatre tour kicks off this week in neighborhoods around the city. The program is designed to bring the conflicts and creative solutions of young people to a wider audience, using performing arts as a vehicle for change through a unique
partnership with Metro TeenAIDS and the DC Department of Parks and Recreation. The result: 65 youths from the DC area created an original musical about healthy relationships, AIDS awareness and sexuality called UNPROTECTED.

There will be multiple receptions following each show, as a celebration of all this summer’s cast has accomplished and a chance to talk to cast and board members about why they are involved with this incredible organization. Suggested donation at each reception is $20. You can, of course, attend free street theatre without attending an event. We hope you’ll grab a blanket, a group of friends and join us this week at any – or all – of the following events:

Details after the jump.

Wednesday, August 4, 12:30pm
Deanwood Recreation Center (1350 49th St. NE)
Reception: 1354 Euclid St, NW #203A 6-8pm

Cocktails, appetizers on a roof deck hosted by board member Patty

Thursday, August 5, 6pm
Sherwood Recreation Center (640 10th St. NE)
Reception: 319 7th St NE, 7:30-10pm

Dessert and drinks hosted by board member Karen

Friday, August 6, 6pm
Stead Recreation Center (1625 P St. NW)

Reception: James Hoban’s bar 1 Dupont Circle NW, 7-9:30PM
Happy hour with drink specials hosted by board members Susanna and Monette
First drink is on us!

Finale Summer Celebration: Tuesday August 10
Angles Bar & Billiards at 2339 18th St, 6:30-9:30pm”

Recent Stories

2604 Connecticut Ave, NW Ed. Note: The original Taco City remains open on lower Barracks Row/Navy Yard at 1102 8th Street, SE. JT asks: “any intel on the Woodley Taco…

photo by Jeanette.Cook You can talk about whatever is on your mind – quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions/thoughts you may have….

courtesy Calico (50 Blagden Alley, NW) From a press release: “February 2 is National Tater Tot Day, and Calico, urban backyard in Blagden Alley known for its crispy tots, is celebrating the food…

Sweet City Ride

Thanks to Julie for sending from Crestwood. Sweet City Ride is made possible by readers like you! Email your finds to [email protected]

Lights-Out Hour DC

Lights-Out Hour DC is a voluntary event in which individual residents, building managers, and custodians of public monuments dim or extinguish non-essential indoor and outdoor lights for one hour beginning at 8:30pm on March 25, 2023.

Lights-Out Hour DC coincides

Leaving the Theater LIVE Love OnScreen

Normally the Leaving the Theater podcast brings you fresh reviews of television and film while exiting the movies or sitting on the couch. However, on this night we are inviting all of you to join us at the historic Miracle

×

Subscribe to our mailing list