A historic neighborhood in Washington, D.C., this quiet area is known for having some of the best restaurants and most fantastic nightlife in the area. In addition, thanks to its status as a college town, Georgetown pulls in more than its fair share of entertainment, live performances, and fantastic shows.
If you’re going to be in the area and aren’t sure what to expect, these are the top shows to catch in Georgetown this fall!
Todd Rundgren Performing on his Guitar
When this is happening: Sun, Oct 17, 8:00 – 11:59 PM EDT
Where this is happening: Capital Turnaround, 770 M St SE, Washington, DC.
What type of event it is: instrumental performance.
Todd Rundgren is an internationally famous instrumentalist that not enough people know the name of! Recently inducted into the rock hall of fame, Todd Rundgren has made a name for himself by creating unique musical pieces and playing them with incredible skill and dedication.
Trevor Noah Performing His Back to Normal Routine
When this is happening: Fri, Oct 15, 8 – 11 PM EDT.
Where this is happening: Capital One Arena, 601 F St NW, Washington, DC.
What type of event it is: comedy routine and political commentary.
Trevor Noah has become one of the largest names in political commentary comedy and understands what his audience enjoys and wants to see from him. This new set discusses what life is like trying to move past Covid-19 and offers humorous anecdotes about how his life has changed since this began. It’s a rare performance that’s incredibly easy to access if you live in nearby Georgetown Apartments.
Alan Walker’s Musical Stylings
When this is happening: Sat, Nov 20, 4 – 10 PM EST.
Where this is happening: Echostage, 2135 Queens Chapel Rd NE.
What type of event it is: musical performance.
Alan Walker is a British-Norwegian Youtuber that’s recently been gaining a lot of popularity. Known for his deep house and electronica music, he has a keen understanding of what makes people want to dance and how to play with sound to inspire.
Kat Williams: World War III Tour
When this is happening: Fri, Oct 29, 8 PM – Sat, Oct 30, 12 AM EDT.
Where this is happening: Constitution Hall, 1776 D St NW.
What type of event it is: stand-up comedy routine.
Katt Williams has prided himself on being polarizing and funny and puts his all into making it appear in this new routine. This set hasn’t been recorded yet, so you’ll get to watch it before it hits streaming platforms like Netflix. The reviews for this show are increasingly popular, making it a must-watch for any locals.
Rina Sawayama’s Vocal Stylings
When this is happening: Fri, Oct 22, 8:00 – 11:59 PM EDT.
Where this is happening: Union Stage, 740 Water St SW.
What type of event it is: live musical performance.
Rina Sawayama is a popular London-based Japanese singer and songwriter. She’s best known for her crisp vocals and artistic aesthetic that makes her stand out. Popularized by working on albums with famous names like Lady Gaga, she’s built an iconic career for herself in the last five years. This performance will be based on her recent self-titled album that was released in 2020.