The Kennedy Center announced today its August 2016 schedule of daily performances on the Millennium Stage. The newly released calendar highlights a variety of jazz acts, including Sariyah Idan (August 2), Kia Bennett (August 4), Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra (August 9), Theo Jackson (August 11), and Charles Covington (August 13).
The upcoming month’s programming also features a Strathmore Artist-in-Residence series, showcasing contemporary string quartet invoke (August 1), composer and instrumentalist Griff Kazmierczak (August 8), vocalist and singer-songwriter Rochelle Rice (August 23), and composer and guitarist Cristian Perez (August 30). Additionally, the Weekend Participate series will engage audiences in hands-on active arts experiences with performances by the India Dance Educators Association (August 14), La Fiesta Zakke (August 20), and The Barnstormers and Rock Candy Cloggers (August 27)
For more information and the complete list of events o the Millennium Stage, visit the Millennium Stage event page.Tags: Kennedy Center, Millenium Stage, Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra, Sariyah Idan