CHAWbaret 18: a PAWbaret!

CHAWbaret 18: a PAWbaret! Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4 at 8:00pm Dance Studio (upstairs) at CHAW. CHAWbaret 18: A PAWbaret promises to be a fun evening of songs and stories about our furry and feathered friends that we love so much! Cast includes: Heather Frank, Maureen Kerrigan, Tom Michalisko, Tracy Simpson, Michael Smith, […]

Light Switch Dance Theatre presents “Shorts” 2024

SHORTS A series presented by Light Switch Dance Theatre at CHAW provides a safe and engaging space for artists to showcase completed works. Saturday May 4th, 8:00pm CHAW Black Box Runtime: 90 minutes Tickets: $15 Get Tickets Now!

Mother’s Day Cards & Crafts Workshop

Mother’s Day Cards & Crafts Workshop Teaching Artist – Nancy Arbuthnot 05/10/2024 Friday, 3:30-5:00pm Tuition – $15 for adults, $20 for a child and caregiver, $30 for two children and a caregiver During this drop-in workshop, participants will create Mother’s Day cards and crafts using decorative paper, ribbons, colored pencils, and paint markers. All materials are […]

CHAW Family Day 2024

CHAWrtidotes Family Day May 11, 12-2pm Capitol Hill Arts Workshop 545 7th Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003 Join us for CHAWrtidotes Family Day with artists Blas Goncalves, Khadija Jahmila, Davide Prete and Wendy Sittner. Activities Include: Digital Modeling:  3D scanning and 3D Printing for Sculpture Upcycled Vessels: Give old objects a new purpose, creating upcycled […]

We Happy Few presents “Rossum’s Universal Robots (R.U.R.)” Sneak Peak

Join us on Saturday June 1 at 7:30pm for a sneak peak at the Original Robot Apocalypse Story. We Happy Few will be bringing Karel Čapek's Rossum's Universal Robots (R.U.R.) to the CHAW black box. Humans have invented intelligent robots that look just like them to do all their menial tasks. That is, until the […]

CHAW June Performing and Visual Art Showcase

Saturday, June 8th Times and locations vary All events are FREE and open to the public   Please join us for a day long celebration of creative arts featuring work by CHAW students.   Location: Miracle Theater - 535 8th St SE  10:00 am - Youth Violin Recital 12:00 noon - Youth Violin Recital 2:00 […]

CHAW Documentary Film – World Premiere

Saturday, June 8th  3:00 - 4:00 pm Capitol Hill Arts Workshop - Black Box Theater 545 7th St. SE Washington, DC 20003 Free and open to the public - Please RSVP   Through interviews with prominent thought leaders in the arts, and footage of creative pursuits in artistic expression, teaching and community-based arts programming across […]

Gallery Exhibit: CHAW Art Faculty Exhibition

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 29th, 5:30pm-7:00pm On Display in the Gallery, June 22 through July 20, 2024 Our faculty is the heart of our organization. This group show features original work created by our current staff of teaching artists. Come and celebrate with all your favorite classroom teachers. All are welcome at the Opening Reception […]

CHAW CLOSED – 4th of July

CHAW is closed today, Thursday July 4th in observance of Independence Day. We will reopen tomorrow, Friday, July 5th.

Friday ARTnights: Working from the Figure

Join us Friday July 19th from 6:30-9:30 pm; work on drawings or paintings in front of a live model in a session without formal instruction, facilitated by local teaching artists. $15/pp. You can pay in advance with a credit card. If you want to pay in person, you must bring exact cash. Bring your own drawing materials. Easels […]