3515 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
The Washington Ballet's England Studio is located on the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Porter Street, NW. VIEW A MAP
The England Studio is converted into an intimate theater, and provides a perfect opportunity to get up close to the artists of The Washington Ballet. Near Cleveland Park and Tenleytown, this area has numerous options for dining.
More info: www.washingtonballet.org
Parking: Limited street parking is available.
Metro: Take the Red line to Cleveland Park and then take H4 bus west up Porter Street or take the Red line to Tenleytown and take a 30, 32, 34, 36, 96 bus south on Wisconsin to the corner of Wisconsin Ave. and Porter St.
2700 F Street, NW
800.444.1324 or 202.467.4600
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The Washington Ballet performs at the Eisenhower Theater in the majestic John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Parking: The Kennedy Center offers parking from 6AM to Midnight for a fee. Parking space is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, and the fee is to be paid upon arrival. All major credit cards are accepted.
Metro: Take the Orange or Blue line to the Foggy Bottom/George Washington University Station (23rd and I). From there it is a short walk via New Hampshire Avenue OR use the FREE Kennedy Center Shuttle (signs are towards the left as you exit the escalator). The shuttle departs every 15 minutes from 9:45AM-Midnight Monday-Friday, 10AM-Midnight on Saturdays, Noon-Midnight on Sundays and 4PM-Midnight on Federal holidays.
13th and E Streets, NW
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The historic Warner Theatre has been the home of The Washington Ballet's The Nutcracker since Mary Day's time. Located in the bustle of downtown and convenient to shops, restaurants and monuments, the Warner Theatre is The Washington Ballet's holiday home!
More info: www.warnertheatredc.com
Parking: There is a PMI Parking Garage on E Street, NW, between 12th and 13th Streets and others in the neighborhood. Metro: Take the Red, Orange or Blue line to Metro Center. Take the 12th and F Street exit (follow signs toward the sales office). At the top of the escalator proceed straight ahead (West) on F Street toward 13th Street. Turn left at the corner at 13th Street. The theater entrance is halfway down the block on your left.
610 F Street, NW
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Opened in 2007, Sidney Harman Hall offers flexible staging for virtually every kind of performance and offers stunning city views from both the Orchestra and the Mezzanine levels.
More info: www.shakespearetheatre.org
Parking: There is a PMI Parking Garage on the corner of 9th and D Street NW with a special theatre parking rate of $7.00 after 5PM Monday through Friday and after Noon on Saturday and Sunday. Parking is also available at LAZ Parking directly beneath Sidney Harman Hall. Please check the Verizon Center’s website in advance to see if there is an event that may impact your visit. Metro: Take the Red, Green or Yellow lines to Gallery Place-Chinatown Station. Or, take the Red Line to Judiciary Square; use the F Street NW exit. .
1901 Mississippi Ave. SE
Washington, DC 20020
The theater at THEARC is a 369-seat state-of-the-art facility where TWB opens its annual production of The Nutcracker and presents other programming and school performances. Free parking is available on site.
More Info: www.thearcdc.org
Parking and Transportation: Free parking is available on site. Metro: Take the Green line to Southern Avenue Station. Metro Bus Lines: 94 (Stanton Road Line), 30, 32, 34, 35, 36 (Pennsylvania Ave Line) and W2, W3 (Southeast Community Hospital-Anacostia Line).
*Please note that all persons entering the theater must have a ticket, including babies.
Still photography and videotaping is not permitted in any of the theaters. Candid photography and videotaping is permitted in the lobby only. No photographs or videotapes may be reproduced, distributed or sold without advance written permission from The Washington Ballet.
The use of cellular phones is not permitted in the theaters. Please step outside to use your cell phone.
Food and Drinks
Outside food and drinks are not permitted in the theaters. Food and drinks are permitted only in the designated eating areas.
Smoking is not permitted in the theaters.
Please call TWB Patron Services Department at 202.362.3606 x605 regarding mobility access.
To maintain the integrity of our students training, The Washington Ballet does not allow observation of regularly scheduled classes. Parents will be notified of parent observation dates.
Golden Rules of Theater Etiquette(This article originally appeared in Playbill. Reprinted with permission.)
The Washington Ballet would like to encourage you to visit our restaurant partners: Finemondo, M&S Grill, Oyamel, Bourbon Steak, The Rye Bar, The Ritz Carlton, Carmine's, Zaytinya, and Jaleo and our sponsorship partners: Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar, Famoso Restaurant and Lounge, Buck’s Fishing & Camping and Comet Ping Pong. Patrons are encouraged to verify information as necessary.
2 Amys 3715 Macomb St. NW
Tel: 202-885-5700, Web: www.2amyspizza.com
Cactus Cantina 3300 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Tel: (202) 686-7222, Web: www.cactuscantina.com
Cafe Deluxe 3228 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Tel: (202) 686-2233, Web: http://www.cafedeluxe.com/
Comet Ping Pong (Sponsorship Partner) 5037 Connecticut Ave NW
Tel: (202) 364-0404, Web: www.cometpingpong.com
Ancora 600 New Hampshire NW
Tel: (202) 333-1600, Web: http://ancoradc.com/
Bourbon Steak/Four Seasons Hotel (TWB Restaurant Partner)
2800 Pennsylvania Ave.NW
Tel: (202) 944-2026, Web: www.bourbonsteakdc.com
District Commons 2200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Tel: (202) 587-8277, Web: www.districtcommonsdc.com
KC Cafe The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Tel: (202) 416-8576, Web: www.kennedy-center.org/visitor/restaurant_kccafe.cfm
Malmaison 3401 K Street NW
Tel: (202) 817-3340, Web: www.malmaisondc.com
Roof Terrace Restaurant & Bar The John F. Kennedy Center
Tel: (202) 416-8555, Web: www.kennedy-center.org/visitor/restaurant_terrace.cfm
The Rye Bar (TWB Restaurant Partner) 1050 31st St. NW
Tel: (202) 617-2400-8576, Web: www.theryebar.com
The Ritz-Carlton Washington DC (TWB Restaurant Partner) 1150 22nd St NW
Tel: (202) 835-0500, Web: www.ritzcarlton.com
Capital City Brewing Company 1100 New York Ave., NW
Tel: (202) 628-2222, Web: www.capcitybrew.com
Ceiba 701 14th Street, NW
Tel: (202) 393-3983, Web: www.ceibarestaurant.com
Chef Geoff's Downtown 13th Street, NW, between E & F Streets
Tel: (202) 464-4461, Web: www.chefgeoff.com
Del Frisco's Grille 1201 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Tel: (202) 450-4686, Web: www.delfriscosgrille.com/washington-dc
Elephant & Castle 12th St. & Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Tel: (202) 347-7707, Web: www.elephantcastle.com
McCormick & Schmick's 13th St. and F St., NW
Tel: (202) 347-1500, Web: www.mccormickandschmicks.com
The Willard Room The Willard Inter-Continental Hotel 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Tel: (202)628-9100, Web: www.washington.intercontinental.com
Carmine's (Restaurant Partner) 425 7th Street NW
Tel: (202) 737-7770, Web: www.carminesnyc.com
Zaytinya (Restaurant Partner) 701 9th Street NW
Tel: 202.638.0800, Web: www.zaytinya.com
Jaleo (Restaurant Partner) 480 7th Street NW
Tel: 202.628.7949, Web: www.jaleo.com
Rosa Mexicano 575 7th Street NW
Tel: 202.783.5522, Web: www.rosamexicano.com