News

Tuesday
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Septime Webre Is Back With Halcyon Stage

It was inevitable that Septime Webre, who stepped down as artistic director of the Washington Ballet in June, would be back on the local arts scene soon.

Monday
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Experts in the D.C. Dance community joined us for a "Dancing With the Stars" Panel

 "Dancing With the Stars" is back! And Season 24 is warming up with a host of new stars and great professional partners, who are impressing viewers each week with their twists and turns on the dance floor.

Thursday
3
30

WeWork Makes A $1.5M Splash With Inaugural ‘Creator Awards’ Celebration

Shared workspace pioneer WeWork made headlines earlier in the month when it announced the launch of a new series of nationwide grants dubbed the “Creator Awards.”

Monday
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27

Spring Arts & Entertainment Guide 2017

If you thought David Sedaris’ Billie Holiday imitation was good, wait until you hear (and see) Joey Arias. Dressed in a black sequined gown and with Lady Day’s iconic white flowers in his hair, the New York-based performance artist not only sounds just like Holiday, but he also mimics her mannerisms. Arias has been channeling the legendary singer since the 1990s to great acclaim.

Monday
3
27

Halcyon's Big Plans To Turn Life-Changing Ideas Into Impactful Business

The scene at the Halcyon House is what I would imagine the beginnings of a new-age Renaissance to look like.

Thursday
3
23

Halcyon Incubator puts startups in the Austin spotlight

WASHINGTON — Every year at South by Southwest, the Washington, D.C., Economic Partnership leaves its imprint on Austin, Texas, by playing host at the WeDC House.

A venue for special events, parties and showcase activities, the WeDC House also serves as a place where people can relax, unwind and recharge from the intensity and excitement of the five-day interactive festival.

Tuesday
3
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Why the Halcyon Incubator is adding an arts fellowship

Since launch in September 2014, the Halcyon Incubator, housed in the stunning Halcyon House in Georgetown, has welcomed social entrepreneurs to its hands-on, 18-month fellowship.

Thursday
3
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Weekend Picks: 12 Things To Do In And Around D.C.

Would Igor Stravinsky be more of a traditional glowstick guy or an LED glove fan? Meditate on that important question while you dance to the score that once incited a riot.

Thursday
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Out on the Town March 16 to 23

As part of his new Halcyon Stage performance series, Septime Webre presents a “Stravinsky Dance Party” at Union Market. Audience members are invited to dance and offer their own impromptu choreography as the Experiential Orchestra, an ensemble of 77 musicians from New York and D.C., performs the Russian composer’s famously riot-inducing ballet Rite of Spring.

Thursday
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Things to Do in DC This Weekend (March 16-19): St. Patrick’s Day Events, An African-American Art Symposium, and Swedish Metal

MUSIC Swedish band Katatonia has been playing its brand of melancholic metal songs since its formation in the early 1990s.