Military Appreciation Night

  • Military Appreciation Night

    Friday, April 5, 2024

  • Reception

    6:00 pm

  • Performance of Unknown Solider

    8:00 pm

In gratitude for their many valiant sacrifices, Arena Stage will invite those who serve in our country’s armed forces and their families to a dinner reception and performance of Unknown Soldier at the Mead Center for American Theater on Friday, April 5, 2024.

This evening is provided free of charge to all attending guests. The evening will include a dinner reception featuring special guest speaker, General Larry O. Spencer, former Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force.

Previous speakers have included:  Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West, Admiral Michelle Howard, Rear Admiral Charles Rock, Retired Army General Carter F. Ham, Rear Admiral Markham K. Rich, Colonel Steve Warren, Rear Admiral Jeffrey A. Lemmons, Major General Michael Linnington, and Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton.

Please consider expressing your gratitude to the men and women who serve in our country’s Armed Forces by supporting this event with a generous contribution.

Military Appreciation Night is generously sponsored by Tiffeny Sanchez and Reg Brown. Additional support is provided by Exelon.

Thank you to Access Housing, Luke’s WingsUSO, and Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center for their support of Military Appreciation Night as community partners.

For more information about the Military Appreciation Night event, sponsorship opportunities, and how you can get involved, please contact Shayla Hines-Graham at 202-600-4030 or