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Jazz on Tap for the Kennedy Center’s REACH Festival

The 16-day celebration will focus on jazz on September 8

The REACH Opening Festival will celebrate a new performance space at the Kennedy Center in September. (photo: Richard Barnes)
The REACH Opening Festival will celebrate a new performance space at the Kennedy Center in September. (photo: Richard Barnes)

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will mark its first expansion on September 7-22 with the REACH Opening Festival, featuring more than 1,000 artists, 500 free events, and one day spotlighting jazz.

The free festival celebrates the opening of the REACH, a living theater where diverse art forms collide to break down the boundaries between audience and art.

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