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FotoWeekDC 2016 Opening Party @ National Geographic Museum
$45.00 / $55.00
FotoDC & BYT Present: FotoWeekDC 2016 Opening Party! Join us for an exciting evening of photography exhibitions, open bars, small bites, photobooths, music, and more as we launch the 9th Annual FotoWeekDC Festival! The FotoWeekDC 2016 Opening Party is made possible with support from The Reva & David Logan Foundation Be among the first to view this year's FotoWeekCentral exhibitions: National Geographic Presents: @NATGEO: The Most Popular Instagram Photos @NatGeo has over 58 million followers and over a billion likes. This new exhibition allows the visitor to interact with National Geographic Photography in a whole new way. The Syngenta Photography Award: Water: California by Mustafah Abdulaziz Water: California, by Mustafah Abdulaziz, is the latest edition in his 15 year global Water project and the first prize winner of the The Syngenta Photography Award's Scarcity-Waste series. WPOW Presents: 10 Year Anniversary Retrospective Show Curated by National Geographic Director of Photography Sarah Leen and Smithsonian Magazine's Molly Roberts. FotoDC Presents: Faces of DC / Places of DC 2016 Contest Winners See all the winners from the FortoDC Faces of DC and Places of DC photography contests. View the gallery of winners here. The Pulitzer Center For Crisis Reporting Presents: Signs of Your Identity by Daniella Zalcman For more than a century, Canada operated a network of Indian Residential Schools to forcibly assimilate indigenous youth into white Canadian society. These are the survivors. FotoDC Presents: FotoWeekDC 2016 Contest Winners See all the winners from the FotoWeekDC 2016 photography contest, featuring both single and series winners in the Fine Art, Photojournalism, and Photographer's Choice categories. View the gallery of 2015 winners here. Also featuring hot jamz from: DJ Prince Paul (Stetsasonic / Handsome Boy Modeling School / De La Soul) And more TBA! Croosh Deets Friday, November 11th, 2016, 7:30pm-11pm FotoWeekCentral @ The National Geographic Museum 1145 17th St NW Washington, DC 20036 $40 Early Bird tickets on sale now Price goes up soon, but we might sell out before then! This is a 21+ event There is no dress code! Support from Spain Arts & Culture image-4 image-5 image-6 image-7 ~ Look how much fun we had last time: Stay informed
All proceeds benefit FotoWeekDC, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
SOLD OUT - The Bentzen Ball Presents: Stuff You Should Know Live @ The Lincoln Theatre
The Bentzen Ball Presents: Stuff You Should Know Saturday, October 29, 2016 Doors: 5:30 pm Show starts at 6:30 pm The Lincoln Theatre Washington, DC $30 BYT invites you to The 8th Annual Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival, curated by Tig Notaro! Join us for a special Bentzen Ball edition of Stuff You Should Know, the award-winning podcast hosted by Chuck Bryant and Josh Clark and produced by the venerable website HowStuffWorks. Twice weekly since 2008, Stuff You Should Know has released a mind-addling array of episodes, cracking open the mechanics, history and cultural and scientific impact of topics like: Ouija boards, asteroid mining, termites, the use of MDMA to treat mental illness, the game of horseshoes, gender reassignment surgery, what would happen if the Earth stopped spinning, Barbie(r) dolls, peak oil, the effects of going without sleep, bioluminescence, disco, icebergs, the fat tax and so on and so on, totaling more than 800 episodes and adding two more every Tuesday and Thursday. See more Bentzen Ball shows at
Heads up to parents: Josh and
get a little blue in their live shows sometimes and the themes and the jokes sometimes run toward the morbid, racy and grown-up end of the spectrum.
Comedy Hack Day DC @ DC Improv
Come see the awesome conclusion of an amazing comedy experiment! Comedy Hack Day DC is a weekend long "hackathon" bringing tech developers and comedians together to build hilarious apps and websites. Starting Friday night, "hackers" (coders, designers, engineers) and "hacks" (stand-up comedians, comedy writers, performers) toil away to create funny new tech products. Their hard work culminates in a live comedy showcase of the best of the best, complete with a panel of judges, prizes and more fun than that amazing tweet you thought of and then forgot. Come for the comedy, stay for the tech and leave because it's over. PLEASE NOTE: The kitchen will not be open for this show, but bar service will be available.
The Bentzen Ball Presents: Bridget Everett - Pound It! @ The Lincoln Theatre
The Bentzen Ball Presents: Bridget Everett Pound It! With Michael Ian Black and Jason Weems! Friday, October 28, 2016 Doors: 6:30 pm Show starts at 8:00 pm The Lincoln Theatre Washington, DC $30 BYT invites you to The 8th Annual Bentzen Ball Comedy Festival, curated by Tig Notaro! Join us for a special Bentzen Ball edition of Bridget Everett - Pound It! Bridget Everett has been called "the most exciting performer in New York City" on the cover of the Village Voice, and "raw and riotous" by The New York Times. Her film, theater and television credits include "Inside Amy Schumer," "Two Broke Girls," Sex And The City, and the Judd-Apatow produced film "Trainwreck" and the HBO series “Girls”. Everett has headlined the U.S. extensively and has taken comedy festivals by storm. See more Bentzen Ball shows at
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