|2011_DC_Emb_Japan||29||DC -- Embassy of Japan, Japan Information and Cultural Center|
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2011:
Come to the Old Ambassador's Residence and experience different aspects of Japanese culture. Japan is known for a culture rooted in traditions and rituals kabuki, tea ceremonies, and Budō (martial arts). From Noh Theater to Karaoke, Japanese...
|2011_DC_Honors_111204||133||DC -- Kennedy Center -- Kennedy Center Honors (2011)|
People photographed in sequence : Cal Ripken Jr., Lynda Carter, Carol Schwartz, Barbara Mikulski, Ken Salazar, Les Moonves, Julie Chen, Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki, Sonny Rollins, Rahm Emanuel, Vernon Jordan, Neil Diamond, Glenn Close, Norman Mineta, Robert DeNiro, Barbara Cook, Alan Greenspan, Andrea...
|2009_DC_CBOC_090328||143||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Opening Ceremony @ NBM|
Opening Ceremony events on the stage:
- Waltz of the Cherry Blossoms from the Nutcracker, by the Washington Ballet and the Washington School of Ballet
- National Anthem of Japan & National Anthem of the United States, performed by Noriko Sakai Hunter
- "Yozara" (Night Sky) and "Umiyuki" (Ocean...
|2010_DC_CBOC_100327||197||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Opening Ceremony @ NBM|
National Cherry Blossom Festival Opening Ceremony
- Sambaso -- Shigeyama Kyogen Theatre Group
- National Anthem of the United States -- Miss DC 2009 Jennifer Corey
- National Anthem of Japan -- Miss Iori Kotake
- Masters of Ceremonies -- Ms. Melanie Hastings and Mr. Doug McKelway, ABC...
|2009_DC_CBOCM_090328||90||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Opening Ceremony @ NBM -- Miscellaneous|
Anything except the stage itself from the opening ceremony events. This includes family day participants and performers getting ready.
|2009_DC_CBOCR_090328||88||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Opening Ceremony @ NBM -- Post-ceremony reception|
Pictures from the reception after the ceremony.
|2010_DC_CBOCR_100327||47||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Opening Ceremony @ NBM -- Post-ceremony reception|
Pictures from the reception after the ceremony.
|2012_DC_CB_Parade_120414||390||DC -- Natl Cherry Blossom Festival -- Parade (2012)|
The 2012 National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade® is Saturday, April 14 from 10:00am to 12:30pm, rain or shine. One of DC’s largest spectator events, the energy-filled Parade runs along Constitution Avenue from 7th to 17th streets, NW, and is televised live on ABC7/WJLA-TV and NewsChannel8. The Parade...
|2012_MD_Tsunami_120317||127||Env Film Festival (2012) -- "Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom" (w/Lucy Walker) @ AFI|
THE TSUNAMI AND THE CHERRY BLOSSOM (United Kingdom, 2011, 40 min.)
Winner of the Environmental Film Festival’s third annual Polly Krakora Award for artistry in film
Oscar-nominated director Lucy Walker set out to make “a visual haiku about cherry blossoms” in Japan but changed her plans radically...
|2012_DC_4Country_120218||146||Natl Museum of Amer History -- Event: For Country|
For Country: Japanese American Soldiers and Citizens & the 70th Anniversary of Executive Order 9066
2012 marks 70 years since the signing of Executive Order 9066, the action that led to the internment of more than 110,000 Japanese Americans during World War II. Learn more about this period in American...
|2011_DC_Mineta_110910||62||Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Talk: Norman Mineta|
In the weekly talk, a National Portrait Gallery staff member or guest speaker offers insight into the person in the selected portrait.
Today, Norman Mineta, secretary of transportation on September 11, 2001, discusses his life and the events of 9/11. Mineta's portrait is on view at the National...
|2010_DC_FenceR_100401||117||Reynolds Center (SAAM) -- Donor Event :Remembering the Running Fence|
This event happened the night before the Remembering the Running Fence exhibit opened to the public. It included a chance to see the exhibition itself but also included a reception in the Kogod courtyard.
|2019_09_12D2_Johnston||154||DC -- Embassy of Canada -- Opening Reception for "For Better or For Worse: The Comic Art of Lynn Johnston"|
The Canadian Embassy invites you to the opening recepiton of For Better or For Worse: The Comic Art of Lynn Johnston. The artists will be in attendance.
Introductory remarks were made by Denis Chouinard (Counsellor, Public Affairs, Embassy of Canada) and Katherine Baird (Head of the Washington Secre... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_11A1_NPHarris||205||DC -- Library of Congress -- Event: Neil Patrick Harris ("The Magic Misfits: The Minor Third")|
NBF Presents: Neil Patrick Harris | The Magic Misfits: The Minor Third
Join us for the kick-off event of the Library of Congress National Book Festival Presents series for an exciting evening of magic and moderated conversation with award-winning actor and author Neil Patrick Harris as he celebrates... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_14A1_SPX_Other||195||MD -- Bethesda -- Small Press Expo (2019) -- Other (Saturday)|
Folks shown here include Randy Tischler, Sheena Wolf, Sara Duke, R.M. Rhodes, Dustin Harbin, Karen Green, Michael Cavna, Mike Rhode, Eddie Campbell, Jamie Noguchi, David Crispino, Mike Riley, Jordan Clark, Keith Knight, Rick Banning, Rikke Villadsen, Kate Lacour, R. Sikoryak, Lenora Yerkes, Ted Rall... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_04E1_Munroe||132||Politics & Prose @ Sidwell Friends -- Randall Munroe ("How To")|
Randall Munroe - How To — in conversation with Alexandra Petri at Sidwell Friends
Randall Munroe, the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the #1 New York Times bestsellers What If? and Thing Explainer, brings readers a way to better understand the science and technology behind... (Partially reviewed)
|2019_09_26A1_Van_Ness||262||Sixth & I -- Jonathan Van Ness ("Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love") w/Mara Keisling|
Jonathan Van Ness In Conversation with Mara Keisling
Who gave Jonathan Van Ness permission to be the radiant human he is today? No one, honey. The truth is, it hasn’t always been gorgeous for this beacon of positivity and joy.
Before he stole our hearts as the grooming and self-care expert on Netfli... (Partially reviewed)