The event will feature ten performances by selected musicians and dancers who have performed at Metro stations and on the National Mall this summer through MetroPerforms!, the performing arts component of Art in Transit.
MetroPerforms! Showcase will be presented from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 18, at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Millennium Stage. The event is free and open to the public.
The showcase will include a variety of genres including, classical, jazz, hip-hop, and R&B music and dance performances. The lineup includes performances by saxophonist Kristoffer Wright, neo-soul instrumentalists SynchronCity, storyteller Nana Malaya Rucker, vocalist Patricia Tommy, harpist Nora Kelsall, acappella quartet See Jane Sing, acappella trio The Light, hip-hop dance troop O.B.E.Y. Crew, vocalist/guitar player Luke Reddick, and violinist Nicholas Wilson.