In this brand-new, 15-day festival, organizers at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts break out of the traditional concert hall to bring productions to the street and alternative venues such as the 9:30 Club, Union Market and Dupont Underground.
21CMTakeaway: Mason Bates’ rave-esque “Mercury Soul” at an actual club? PunjabTronix’s cutting-edge blend of electronica and Punjabi folk? Art exhibitions, video game music, and a D.C. premiere of “The Colorado”? Watch out, New York – it looks like D.C. is primed to become the next cultural capital.