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Thursday, October 27, 2011
PAST: PERFORMANCES: Music, Dance, Drumming and More! Free Performances Daily from 12:00pm - 5:00pm or 6:00pm at the Sylvan Theater - Outdoors near the Washington Monument, SAT, March 31st - SUN, April 15th, Free
1:30pm - 2:00pm - Batala Washington DC - Afro-Brazilian style drumming, all female troupe. These girls can drum and will be sure to energize you!
Daily performances starting at noon, between 30 minutes and 60 minutes each, lots of acts every day! "In the shadow of the Washington Monument, this is the Festival's primary stage. Sponsored by Canon, enjoy recognized and diverse talent from around the region, country, and world, including varied genres of music and dance, martial arts exhibitions, marching bands, and more."
an outdoor, covered stage, grass lawn for the audience
Washington Monument grounds
Independence Ave & Raoul Wallenberg Pl, SW (map) Metro: Smithsonian, also accessible from Federal Triangle