- This event has passed.
SOLD OUT: Celebration of DC’s ‘Black Broadway’: The Golden Era of U Street
February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.
Wrap up Black History Month by celebrating the legacy of DC’s Black Broadway
We invite you to an evening of dinner, discussion, and musical flashbacks drawing on the Black performers who made U Street swing! Soak up the vitality and the history of U Street from the 1900s to the 1950s with a backdrop of musical performances hailing legends such as Nat King Cole, Pearl Bailey, and Cab Calloway. Featuring Briana A. Thomas, local author of Black Broadway in Washington, D.C.
Cocktail Hour: 6:00 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm
Program and musical performances until 10:00 pm
Tickets: WNDC members, $45; Non-members, $55.
Tickets include seated dinner and live performances.
Safety: Proof of vaccination is required for entry; masks must be worn when not actively eating or drinking, air purifiers are in use, and stringent cleaning and hygiene protocols are in place for your protection. Visit our website for more information.