Events Schedule

November
08
Saturday
8:00pm
November
09
Sunday
7:00pm
November
12
Wednesday
7:00pm
November
14
Friday
8:00pm
November
18
Tuesday
8:00pm

About Lisner

Lisner Auditorium 1943 to Beyond Photo

Revered as a National & DC Historical Landmark, Lisner Auditorium opened its doors for commercial performances in the fall of 1946.  Named in honor of Abram Lisner, a University trustee and philanthropist, the auditorium is renowned for its vast range of performances and events. Hosting world class artists, celebrities and world leaders, Lisner Auditorium has served a prominent place in the cultural life of Washington, DC. Recent events include “The Rumble” with Jon Stewart and Bill O’Reilly, Brazilian musician Gilberto Gil, Toni Morrison, National Ballet of Georgia and President Barack Obama.  

The auditorium is among the largest performance venues in the city and in 2012 enriched its facilities with an upgraded interior and state of the art enhancements.

 

Contact Us

Box Office Hours and Information

Tuesday – Friday 12PM to 6PM
GW Box Office
Lisner Auditorium
730 21st Street NW, Washington, DC 20052

(202) 994-6800
gwticket@gwu.edu