Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Event Listings

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

7/31/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Working from the Figure

8/1/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 8/1, 8/15, 9/5, 9/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

8/1/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

8/2/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

8/7/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

8/8/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Fierce! A Girls’ Songwriting Workshop (ages 11-13)

8/9/14

Fierce! A Girls’ Songwriting Workshop (ages 11-13)
(1:15-3:15 p.m.)

Explore your world through emotions and senses while learning the FUNdamentals of songwriting. No instruments or previous musical training necessary! By the end of the workshop we will have a song that we have written together and participants will have inspiration and foundation to continue songwriting in their own time. Everyone gets to contribute. Nila will use her guitar and voice to lead the workshop, but participants are encouraged to sing the lyrics during the recording of the song. Each girl will receive a goody bag, songwriting guide, and be sent a recording of the song via e-mail. (limit 10 participants)

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Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”

8/9/14

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride”
(July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 7:30 p.m./Sat Matinees at 3 p.m.)

The Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience, Bunthorne’s Bride” for eight performances over two weekends on July 31-August 2 and August 7-9, 2014 at 545 7th Street, SE. Evening performances begin at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 and are available by calling (202) 547-6839 or at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Tickets for the matinee on Saturday, August 2, 2014 are $10. The production is funded in part by Brother Help Thyself, the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, Monarch Title, and the Bernard Myers Fund for the Performing Arts of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region.

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Capitol Hill Art League’s Elements 12"x12” Show

8/9/14

Capitol Hill Art League’s Elements 12
(Opening from 5:00-7:00 pm; Exhibit runs until 9/30/14)

The Capitol Hill Art League presents Elements 12"x12" Show opening Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop located at 545 7th Street, SE, Washington, DC, 20003. The art exhibition features all media works of art with 12 x 12 dimensions. Admission to the opening and exhibit is free. The exhibit runs through September 30, 2014. Gallery hours are: 9:30 am–9:00 pm (M-Th), 9:30 am–6:00 pm (F), and 9:00 am–2:00 pm (Sat). For more information, please call (202) 547-6839 or visit http://www.caphillartleague.org.

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Working from the Figure

8/15/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 8/1, 8/15, 9/5, 9/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Family Film Workshop (ages 6 and up with parent)

8/16/14

Family Film Workshop (ages 6 and up with parent)
(9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.)

Gather the family ‘round for a day of stop-motion animation! Make monsters out of newsprint and ballerinas from pine cones. Learn puppetry and collage techniques for stop-motion animation and you’ll soon see the potential for artful motion in everything from discarded egg cartons to toilet paper rolls. This class will empower kids (and their parents) with the foundations of storytelling, stop motion animation, rhythmic filmmaking, and fine arts techniques as they collaborate on partner and group films.

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Working from the Figure

9/5/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 8/1, 8/15, 9/5, 9/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Paint & Sip

9/12/14

Paint & Sip
(6:30-8:30 pm)

Join us for an evening of painting and wine from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Friday, September 12, 2014. Receive step-by-step instruction from teaching artists Ellen Cornett and Sheppard Bear as you create your own masterpiece all while enjoying snacks and wine. $30 includes all materials and refreshments. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information or to register.

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Working from the Figure

9/19/14

Working from the Figure
(1st and 3rd Fridays of each month, 6:30-9:30 p.m.)

Work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without an instructor. Please bring your own drawing materials. Easels are available. (Class Dates: 8/1, 8/15, 9/5, 9/19) $76 for a four class pass or $20 class drop-in. Call (202) 547-6839 for more information.

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Cía. Ceibadanza presents “Tierra Ecuatoriana” Dance Concert

9/20/14

Cía. Ceibadanza presents “Tierra Ecuatoriana” Dance Concert
(5:00 p.m.)

Cía. Ceibadanza presents “Tierra Ecuatoriana” a compilation of Ecuadorian folkloric dances on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. at CHAW, 545 7th St, SE. The show brings you to Ecuador, showing the different cultures, customs and colorful energy from this beautiful country. Tickets are $5 at the door. For more information, visit .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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