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Kevin Garrett: The False Hope Tour

with A R I Z O N A

Known for poignant out-of-love songs that combine a reverence for classic soul with modern electronics and traditional instrumentation, the Brooklyn-based, Pittsburgh- born singer-songwriter released his debut EP Mellow Drama to wide praise. Garrett co-wrote and co-produced the critically acclaimed song “Pray You Catch Me” from Beyoncé’s sixth studio album, Lemonade.

Date:
Mar 1, 2017 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music

David Grossman

From the acclaimed author of To the End of the Land comes A Horse Walks into a Bar, a searing short novel about the life of a stand-up comic as revealed in the course of one evening’s performance—comedy that will lean inexorably toward tragedy.

Date:
Mar 2, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $16
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $42

Category:
Authors & Talks

Kronos Quartet

With over 850 commissioned works and arrangements to its credit, representing composers from five continents, Kronos is an unrivaled innovator in the Western classical tradition and an ever-curious explorer of other idioms ranging from jazz, blues, and indie rock to the folk, classical, and traditional music of many other cultures.

Date:
Mar 4, 2017 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

$40

Category:
Music

Cocktails and Kweens

For women in their 20s and 30s

Take a tour of Republic Restoratives, DC’s newest women-owned distillery located in Ivy City. Feast on hamentaschen as Rabbi Suzy leads a discussion on the story of Purim as a metaphor for women’s empowerment in traditionally male dominated fields.

Date:
Mar 5, 2017 • 5:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Podcast – Live

Night One

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know is a live game show and podcast hosted by Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books and host of Freakonomics Radio. It has the same kind of factual, inquisitive journalism that has been a hallmark of Dubner’s work, but it’s disguised in the most entertaining, unexpected, and occasionally ridiculous conversation you’re likely to hear.

Date:
Mar 6, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

$22.50 in advance
$27.50 day of show
$75 VIP (includes early entry and post-show meet and greet with Stephen Dubner)

Category:
Authors & Talks

How To Be A Jewish Feminist

In connection with Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche’s upcoming talk, Rabbi Suzy offers a two-week class on how to be both a feminist and a proud Jew. Explore texts that depict women in problematic ways alongside concepts that empowered our matriarchs in revolutionary ways. Discuss how the modern women’s movement has radically changed—and continues to change—the American Jewish community.

Date:
Mar 7, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

$20

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Podcast – Live

Night Two

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know is a live game show and podcast hosted by Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books and host of Freakonomics Radio. It has the same kind of factual, inquisitive journalism that has been a hallmark of Dubner’s work, but it’s disguised in the most entertaining, unexpected, and occasionally ridiculous conversation you’re likely to hear.

Date:
Mar 7, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

$22.50 in advance
$27.50 day of show
$75 VIP (includes early entry and post-show meet and greet with Stephen Dubner)

Category:
Authors & Talks

Valerie June

with Anthony D’Amato

Named one of America’s “most intriguing, fully formed new talents,” by the New York Times, the Tennessee-bred, Brooklyn-based songwriter returns to Sixth & I with songs from her forthcoming album, The Order of Time.

Date:
Mar 9, 2017 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music

Unconventional Women: Ariel Levy

In Conversation with Emily Yoffe

The New Yorker staff writer was raised to resist traditional rules about work, love, and womanhood. In The Rules Do Not Apply, she shares her story of building an unconventional life, watching it fall apart, and the adventure and heartbreak of being a woman who is free to do whatever she chooses.

Date:
Mar 14, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $12
2 FREE tickets with book purchase: $27

Category:
Authors & Talks

Devendra Banhart and The Grogs

Devendra Banhart’s ninth new album, Ape in Pink Marble was written, produced, arranged, and recorded in Los Angeles by the singer/songwriter/guitarist with his longtime collaborators Noah Georgeson and Josiah Steinbrick, both of More +

Date:
Mar 15, 2017 • 8:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Music
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