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Mix, mingle, get inspired.
Join W Washington DC for a power talk, W style with some of the most influential women in the business of news media moderated by Michelle Jaconi, Executive Video Producer, Washington Post.


  • Ashley Parker, White House Reporter, Washington Post
  • Tara Palmeri, White House Correspondent, Politico and Political Analyst, CNN
  • Sarah Wildman, Foreign Policy Reporter, Vox

POV Lounge

Tuesday, June 27th
6:00PM – 9:00PM, panel begins at 6:30PM

Complimentary wine and Voss Water inspired cocktails

Seating is limited, RSVP required

This is a widely attended event



From Kennedy Center favorite Debbie Allen, this profoundly relevant theatrical narrative fuses movement, music, art, and cinema to explore violence and race relations with honesty and poignancy.

Purchase tickets.  Call Kennedy Center Information or check online regularly for last minute availability.

This profoundly relevant theatrical narrative fuses movement, music, art, and cinema to explore violence and race relations with honesty and poignancy.

Written, directed, choreographed, and with a special appearance by Kennedy Center favorite Debbie Allen, FREEZE FRAME… Stop the Madness features acclaimed Broadway performers, young Hip Hop artists, and Debbie Allen Dance Academy’s finest along with original music by Stevie Wonder, James Ingram, Arturo Sandoval, Rickey Minor, and more.

Don’t miss this captivating new production, which has the power to stun, inspire, awaken, and ultimately create change.Performance Timing: Approximately 1-1/2 hours

Oct. 29: Free Post-Performance Panel Discussion
following the 8 p.m. performance* hosted by Whoopi Goldberg. The panel will be on the topic of “Power of the Arts to Be Transformative,” and includes Nicole Hockley from Sandy Hook Promise, filmmaker Lee Daniels, actress Phylicia Rashad, professor Michael Eric Dyson of Georgetown University, and Kayla Hicks, the Director of African-American & Community Outreach with the Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence.

*For Oct. 29 ticketholders only

Recommended for age 13 and up.
Presented in association with The Wallis Annenberg Performing Arts Center.

Wall Street Journal Deputy Editorial Page Editor Daniel Henninger and Fox News political analyst, Juan Williams will join Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and a panel of conservative opinion leaders to discuss the meaning of Americanism, at the Park Hyatt Hotel from 9.30 a – 11.30 a on Wednesday, May 11th.  The event is being hosted by Hudson Institute’s Bradley Center for Philanthropy and Civic Renewal, the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, and National Affairs.

Inspired by new anthology “What So Proudly We Hail: The American Soul in Story, Speech, and Song,” the panel will discuss national identity, the American character, the virtues and aspirations of civic life, and the problem with making a national one out of the multicultural many.

RSVPs have closed due to “overwhelming demand” but you can watch the event live here.


National Building Museum 

401 F Street NW

Washington, DC, 20001

See map: Google Maps

January 26, 2011
February 17, 2011
March 24, 2011
April 29, 2011

In its seventh season, one of the National Building Museum’s most popular public education forums culminates with four timely discussions about the state of sustainability in our nation. Each program features a panel of four speakers who discuss the following issues with each other and the audience. For those who cannot attend the program in person, the Museum will be tweeting live from the events and taking question submissions via Facebook and Twitter.
Inspired by Nature: Taking a cue from the natural world, architects, builders, and engineers can create a greener, stronger, and more sustainable built environment.

Panelists discuss nature, plastic, preservation, and passive houses during new season of For the Greener Good. Participants include:
Susan Szenasy, editor-in-chief, Metropolis
Blaine Brownell, assistant professor, University of Minnesota School of Architecture
Eleni Reed, chief greening officer, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration
Richard King, director of the Solar Decathlon, U.S. Department of Energy

Life After Plastic: As a petroleum based product, many believe that as the price of oil rises, the cost of plastic building materials will rise. What is the future of alternate products for the construction industry?
Historic Preservation vs. Sustainability: The greenest buildings are the ones that are already built. But how does a community balance the historic fabric of vernacular architecture with greener buildings? Can’t we have both?
Passive House: What if the only heat for your home was the occupants’ body warmth? These tightly sealed buildings are being constructed across Europe. Is this the future of American housing

Inspired by Nature: Wednesday, January 26
Life After Plastic: Thursday, February 17
Historic Preservation vs. Sustainability: Thursday, March 24
Passive House: Thursday, April 29

$12 Museum members; $20 public; Free for students and journalists with valid ID. Prepaid registration required. Walk-in registration based on availability.


401 F Street, NW

Washington, DC, 20001

Phone: 202-272-2448