Corcoran Gallery of Art: Catch one of Corcoran's Power Hours this month. You can enjoy two glasses of wine and some light hors d'oeuvres in celebration of Richard Avedon's exhibit. 10% off the Richard Avedon: Portraits of Power catalog with a stamped Cafe receipt, while in stock. $25, includes admission to the exhibit. Located in the Cafe des Artistes, from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 500 17th St. NW, Washington, D.C. For reservations, call 202-639-1786.
H Street Playhouse:The Madcap Players present the 7th annual Winter Carnival of New Works, featuring short new plays from local artists. Tickets are $16. Performances begin at 8 p.m. 1365 H St. NE, Washington, D.C. To reserve a ticket, visit http://www.boxofficetickets.com.
Bourbon: Let your drinking take an intellectual turn with The Modernist Society at Bourbon. This free event includes a happy hour, Q & A discussion, and a DJ spinning. Things get started at 9 p.m. 2321 18th St. NW, Washington, D.C. For more information, call 202-332-0800.
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