Tour 5: Women in D.C. Theatre

June 27, 2020, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Session Type: ARTventure

Performing arts and theater in Washington, D.C. is a hidden gem often overshadowed locally by politics! On this walking tour, we'll discover the city's vibrant and internationally renowned theatre community featuring the artistic contributions of women on stage and behind the scenes. Learn why Helen Hayes is the undisputed First Lady of the nation’s theater. Our walking tour visits sites like the historic National Theatre near the White House, the Mead Center for American Theater located in the District's Wharf, and the downtown theater district. Everyone is welcome to participate to learn how women have courageously shaped society. We acknowledge, honor and respect the various ways folks self-identify, please join us for a spectacular walking tour exploring the city, the theaters, and the amazing women who have shaped art and politics in Washington D.C.