Tag: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

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Sanctified Soul: Kirk Franklin Had A Sold Out Debut At ...

“Let my people dance,” Kirk Franklin admonished an overzealous usher at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, who kept gesturing for members of the sold-out crowd to clear the aisles and return to their seats despite the ...
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Kennedy Center Christmas: Leslie Odom, Jr. Captures The Season In ...

‘Tis the season for holiday concerts, and there was no better one than the Christmas spectacular at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts that featured Tony and Grammy Award-winning entertainer Leslie Odom, Jr. alongside the National Symphony ...
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Remembering Royalty: The Kennedy Center Celebrates “Nat King Cole at ...

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presented “Nat King Cole at 100,” a three-night musical commemoration of the trailblazing legend who would have celebrated his 100th birthday this year. The National Symphony Orchestra featured BeBe Winans, Eric ...
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Orchestrated Soul: PJ Morton Makes Music Magic During Kennedy Center ...

“PJ, you’re not mainstream enough, yeah/Would you consider us changing some stuff/Like everything about who you are/No offense, we’re just trying to make you a star,” sings New Orleans-bred soul prodigy PJ Morton on the song “Claustrophobic” from his 2017 ...