Welcome to GW Events

We are here to connect you to the latest cultural and traditional events on the Foggy Bottom campus. Learn more about our upcoming guest speakers and live performances below. 

Upcoming Events

Politics and Prose & GW Present Tan France

Politics and Prose & GW Present Tan France

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

From one of the stars of Netflix's smash hit Queer Eye, Tan France's memoir NATURALLY TAN has his signature wit, style, and tells the origin story of the one of the few openly gay, South Asian men on television.

Woman in regal strapless gown

The Story of the Night Following The One Thousand and One Night

Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 7:30pm

History meets fashion as the audience accompanies Middle Eastern protagonist and storyteller Scheherazade in a journey across time. Learn tales of the ancient civilizations of Mesopotamia (Iraq) and discover its art, heritage, and culture. Do not miss this unique global event, presented all over the world by founder Feryal Al Kilidar.

Tango Lovers - man and woman in formal attire embrace in tango

I AM TANGO by Tango Lovers

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00pm

I AM TANGO by Tango Lovers brings a taste of Argentina & Urugay to Washington, DC through a Broadway style performance.  With an ensemble of 24 world-renowed dancers and musicians, I AM TANGO has been awarded “Best Show of the Year” and “Best International Production” multiple times.  Watch as the artistic evolution of tango evolves through different ages and cultures.

Menopause The Musical

Menopause The Musical

Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00pm to Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 2:00pm

COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD! Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the 60's, 70's, and 80's will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 16 years! It's the hilarious celebration of women and The Change. 

Pianist Peter Bence - portrait

An Evening with Peter Bence

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 8:00pm

Peter Bence is an internationally acclaimed virtuoso pianist, recording artist, composer, & producer holding the Guinness World Record for being the “Fastest Piano Player.” He’s taken the Internet by storm with his piano arrangements of Michael Jackson, Queen, & Sia collecting over 500 million hits and a huge online following. He’s achieved success with his edgy, percussive & expressive playing style taking piano to a whole new level, inspiring both younger and older generations of musicians and music lovers.

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