Past Events
December 8, 2016 - 7:30pm

Widely recognized as one of the country’s leading youth choruses, CCW provides outstanding choral music education to young vocalists, ages 6-18, from throughout metropolitan Washington, DC, regardless of their background, economic status, or prior experience. From its first year as a single chorus of 70 children to its current configuration of five auditioned performing ensembles comprised of...

December 3, 2016 - 2:00pm

Scottish Country Dancing is the social dancing of Scotland, a tradition that dates back to the 1700s and is globally promoted today by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS), which is headquartered in Edinburgh. The dancers will show the audience how its done and then invite spectators to give it a try. No partner needed. Free.


November 19, 2016 - 7:00pm

Come experience a warm, intimate, informal dance performance in one of CCP's favorite venues. CCP, CCP Youth Dancers, and guest artists Alison Valtin, Peter Lattu, Danielle Marquis, and Katy Sherlach present a concert featuring new works-in-progress, dances from the CCP repertory, and structured improv.

Admission at the door: $15 adults, $10 seniors and 12-17,...

November 13, 2016 - 4:00pm

Join us for the opening reception of Color Disorder featuring the works of Amy Chan and Katie Baines. Free.

November 6, 2016 - 2:00pm

Join ACW Dances performers Abigail, Paula, Rachel, Samantha, Puma, and Sarah for a special free show! They will perform several choreographed pieces from the ACW Dances catalogue as well as an improvisational score. Free.

Click here for more information about ACW Dances.

October 18, 2016 - 11:30pm

As Conservation International’s (CI) Chief Marketing Officer, Meg Goldthwaite orchestrated the “Nature is Speaking” series of videos with Hollywood heavyweights like Julia Roberts, Liam Neeson, and Harrison Ford. In the past year, she has travelled to the most ...

October 17, 2016 - 7:00pm

Please join us for the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association's annual meeting. This meeting is open to members only and all members are encouraged to attend.

October 13, 2016 - 8:00pm

An evening of off-the-cuff comedy with The Retrocessionists, a local improv group. Cash bar starts at 7:30, take your seat at 8. Participate by offering scenarios this talented group will turn into skits and games for your enjoyment. $15.

October 1, 2016 - 7:00pm

The Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association invites members and friends to join us for La Vie en Rose, a gloriously French evening in the Athenaeum Gallery to say a hearty merci beaucoup for your generous support.

Sip a French 75 as you meander around the Eiffel Tower. Stop by the oyster bar, crêpes cart, and ice cream stand. Enjoy a little French cheese and charcuterie. Pause...

September 25, 2016 - 4:00pm

Underwritten by TTR Sotheby’s International Realty, the Athenaeum Invitational celebrates the arts. It is an annual theme-based event featuring works of both specially invited artists and works selected through a call for submission. The 2016 theme asks artists to select on a moment of pure joy–inspired by the Lewis and Clark expedition. Free.