Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center offers educational opportunities including performances for young audiences, concerts by the National Symphony Orchestra, events for student groups, and more. Performances at the Kennedy Center take on a variety of forms, including spoken word, opera, poetry, dance, and others. Student, scout, and homeschool groups may attend school time performances, dress rehearsals, pre-performance lectures, and more. Instrument "petting zoos" are also available.
 
Contact Info
Address: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC 20566. Tel: 202-467-4600. Website: www.kennedy-center.org. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-College. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: Varies. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts. 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Theater Lesson Plan

Throughout the ages, theater has been used to record history, depict religious stories, spread information and more. When visiting the theater, discuss what jobs people can have at the theater and the process of producing a stage play.... Continue