The Rumi Concert
Date(s) - 03/15/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Washington National Cathedral
Washington, District of Columbia
Join us for a free feast of poetry, humor, music, dance & story!
Be prepared for a performance of unparalleled lyrical and spiritual power. The ecstatic writings of 13th century mystic Jelaluddin Rumi, one of the world’s most widely read poets, are brought to life by five world-class artists .
Enjoy the southern baritone of acclaimed poet and translator Coleman Barks, celebrated cellist and vocalist of Native American heritage Dawn Avery, four-time Grammy Award percussionist Glen Velez, virtuosic Turkish master musician and vocalist Omar Faruk Tekbilek, and mesmerizing world-renowned storydancer Zuleikha.
Free and open to the public; RSVP required.