There’s a lot to do in Shaw this weekend; here are just a few options:
1. Get a Glimpse of Oprah! - Oprah will be speaking at the Howard commencement. Details here.
2. Project 4 Opening Saturday – Project 4’s latest show, Navigable Zones, opens this weekend. Check out details here. There will be an artist talk tomorrow (Saturday, May 12) at 5:30, followed by an opening reception from 6pm to 8:30.
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3. Experience Experiential Art Saturday - "Underwater", an experimental art show at 1520 14th Street, NW, is tomorrow night. It's being offered by Project Seduce & Destroy, a collective of creative artists featured in the show. The event will let you "experience the intimate otherworld of organic electronica sound and visual art at live." Go here to RSVP.
4. Weekends in Shaw Are Always Fun - These regular weekend options are always great: the Liberation Dance Party at DC9, the shows at 9:30 Club, Black Cat, Arena Stage, and Studio Theater, the cultural offerings of the Warehouse Arts Complex, Project 4 Gallery, the Ninth Street Gallery, and the Long View Gallery, and the chance to get your freak on and knock back some drinks at places like Avenue, Be Bar, and Old Dominion Brewhouse.