A Salute to the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts

Event Date: 
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
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Free Event
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This annual event features performances by the 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts, all winners of National YoungArts Foundations’ prestigious arts competition.  The multidisciplinary showcase is a celebration of all 161 U.S. Presidential Scholars, and will be directed by Tony Award-nominated actor, singer and dancer, and 1997 YoungArts Winner in Theater Tony Yazbeck. It is co-presented by the National YoungArts Foundation, the Commission on the U.S. Presidential Scholars and the U.S. Department of Education.

Event is FREE and open to the public with tickets.

Advance tickets available before June 14 by reservation at presidentialscholars@ed.gov, and at the door on a first-come, first-served basis. The performance at the Kennedy Center will be livestreamed at youngarts.org