Skip to content
ETSU Search
Search events. View events.

All Categories

Submit Events

Welcome to ETSU calendar. Please use the Help button to the right for any assistance while using the Calendar.

Click for help in using calendar displays. Print the contents of the current screen.

Advanced Search

(New Search)

Event Details
Notify me if this event changes.Add this event to my personal calendar.Email this event to a friend.
Go Back
DC After Dark: Culture in the Capitol
Start Date: 5/13/2013Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 5/18/2013End Time: 8:00 PM

Event Description:

ETSU's Office of Professional Development is scheduling a six-day tour of arts events in Washington, D.C., for May 13-18, 2013. This class is a six-day whirlwind of arts entertainment led by ETSU's Dr. Mary Dave Blackman, from the department of music; the tentative schedule of evening events (contingent upon ticket availability) includes:

chamber ensembles Apollo Ensemble and Dawn Upshaw with Crash Ensemble at Kennedy Center

a production of Twelfth Night in the charming Elizatethan Theater at the Folger Shakespeare Library

the ballet Peter and the Wolf, performed by the Washington National Ballet Company

a jazz concert at the American Art Museum

the Spooky Action Theater's production of the play Candide

The National Symphony Orchestra's Pops Concert, "The Wizard and I: The Musical Journey of Stephen Schwartz," which elebrates the 19th anniversary of the hit musical Wicked.

During the day, participants will explore the National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian art museums. Housing and a full breakfast on the lovely campus of American University are included in the tour cost. A metro pass, also included, will allow easy daily access to the Smithsonian museums, monuments, and other sites of interest in downtown Washington.

The class is available, both as a credit and non-credit option.

The total cost is $650, with a $250 deposit due upon registration. Deadline for registration will be March 20, 2013. Payments of $200.00 will be due on March 29 and April 30. Usual registration fees for the credit option will be required.

Please call 800-222-3878 to register or go to to register online.


Meet at 8:00 a.m. at Mathis Hall on ETSU Campus to depart.

Contact Information:
Name: Darla Dye
Phone: 439-8025
Web Address (URL):

Calendar Software powered by Dude Solutions   
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search