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MARCH 2013

New York

The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center

Known as the preeminent opera house in the US, this season will undoubtedly please both the opera fanatic and the relative newcomer.

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde at the Met
There was once a time when America was not so artistically diverse.  Learn about America's relationship with fine art through this exhibit, which uses African sculpture as a means of exploration.
Matisse: In Search of True Painting at The Met
Gain insight in to Matisse's unique style of revisiting past paintings and attempt to understand color, shape and inspiration in the way this great painter so fully did.
New York Botanical Garden Orchid Show
New York's most spectacular annual orchid show displayed in the Botanical Garden's Conservatory.
The Armory Show
This leading international contemporary and modern art fair is one of the most important annual art events in Manhattan and takes place March 7-10 at Pier 92 & 94.
 

Philadelphia

American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
The 1920s and Prohibition era come roaring to life in the form of a 5,000-square-foot exhibit featuring more than 120 rare artifacts from the period.
Endgame
Nobel Prize winner Samuel Beckett’s wicked humor comes alive on the Arden’s stage for the first time, directed by Edward Sobel.
Unearthing a Masterpiece - Penn Musem
More than 300 square feet and nearly 2,000 years old, this ancient Roman floor mosaic is one of the world’s largest and best preserved. Discovered in 1996 in Lod, Israel (near Tel Aviv), the "Lod Mosaic" is often characterized as an archaeological gem.
Great and Mighty Things at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Due to a generous donation from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz collection, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will be presenting a collection of artwork created by 27 self-taught artists. This exhibition will enhance the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s collection of outsider art.

DC

Better Angels of Our Nature: Art During the Civil War and Reconstruction
There is no better way to understand an event then through the eyes of its contemporaries, so why not experience the Civil War through the eyes of the painters of the time?
INTERSECTIONS: A new America Arts Festival
A vibrant fest at Atlas features genres ranging from theater and dance to film and spoken word. 
Hello, Dolly!
Don't miss this Tony-winning musical farce based on the play The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder. Jerry Herman's memorable music and enchanting lyrics make for an unforgettable experience at Washington's Ford theater.
Mattias Jacobsson, guitar

Mattias Jacobsson, a promising young guitar player, will be performing the Bach Lute Suites for his first time at Strathmore this March. The performance promises to be a dazzling showcase for this young talent.