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National Museum of African American History & Culture - Public Programs


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A Look at the Current and Future State of African Fashion

Washington, DC
United States
Doors at 12:30 PM, Show at 1:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: June 21, 2018 10:07 AM to July 1, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and the National Museum of African American History and Culture present a series of short films which highlight African fashion and flair. From haute couture designers to pop culture fashion houses to the streets of Soweto, take a journey through the creativity and style influenced by the African continent. Moderated by Diana N'Diaye, feature designers and scholars including Mimi Plange, Brenda Winstead, and Msia Kibona Clark will discuss the current state and future of African fashion after screening of short films. The program takes place in the Oprah Winfrey Theater of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Ticket holders will not have access to the Museum prior to the performance.
Jul
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Frederick Douglass Now! By Roger Guenveur Smith

Washington, DC
United States
Doors at 6:30 PM, Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: June 20, 2018 4:24 PM to July 1, 2018 7:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Critically acclaimed actor, writer and director Roger Guenveur Smith elevates the legacy of Frederick Douglass, in a one-man performance and re-mix of the revered leader’s most iconic speeches. Smith performs in the museum’s Oprah Winfrey Theater.

Ticket holders will not have access to the Museum prior to the performance.

1400 Constitution Avenue, Northwest
Washington, DC
United States