Washington DC has all the ingredients to excite every movie enthusiast. There are several places in the city, which offer a flexible range of movie experiences to the fans. You can fill your senses with films of every genre with the right choice of theater that suits your taste. Below are some of the best theaters in the US capital city to explore during your Washington DC tours.
The Ford Theater has an important place in the history of America, as this was the place where Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. The theater is functional even today and runs several productions each year. The place is dedicated to the life of the former US President, Abraham Lincoln, and there are several programs offered by the National Park Service here. You can also visit the Ford’s Theater Center for Education and Leadership, which is close to the place, and houses several exhibits about the 16th President of America.
Strathmore is a beautiful place for every art enthusiast. Located right outside DC in North Bethesda, Maryland, you can find a diverse range of musical performances here. The specialty of the place is an alluring list of performances of rock, pop, jazz, folk, and much more, which are conducted at the Music Center at Strathmore. There are many other attractive programs organized in the 100-seater as well, and they have a tea service on Tuesdays and Wednesdays too.
The Kennedy Center
This is DC’s most popular theater, which organizes hundreds of classy performances throughout the year. Most importantly, it is home to the National Symphony Orchestra and the Washington National Opera. You can expect to see high profile performers in action at this place throughout the year. It is also the headquarters of the Suzanne Farrell Ballet, which functions under the direction of the famous ballet choreographer. His team’s performance is also one to look out for on your private tours Washington DC.
Woolly Mammoth Theater Company
The Woolly Mammoth is a special theater that uses cutting-edge technology and showcases the most advanced plays in all their grandeur. They also produce plays that feature among the most popular in the country. It is dedicated to displaying the most audacious among all the live plays. It has also received the accolade of “Washington’s most daring theater company”.