From U St. to the Cotton Club:
Take a trip back in time to the Roaring '20s when the Jazz Age was in full swing. Head over to U Street and end up in Harlem as you listen to stories of pain and triumph as set to the soulful sounds of ragtime. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.
1835 14th St NW
202-204-7760/7763 box office
African Continuum Theatre -- Blue Door:
What does it mean to be black in America? African-American math professor, Lewis, is finding out the meaning to that very question in Blue Door. Watch as he is visited by the ghosts of his ancestors and comes to terms with his identity. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets $35.
Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H St NW
Come hear the bluesy punk sounds of this dynamic duo as they hit the 9:30 Club for one night only.
815 V St NW