This Discovery Theater performance is SOLD OUT. Please check another date or time for availability. Or, call us at 202-633-8700 to be put on the wait list and we’ll let you know if tickets become available or if an additional performance is scheduled.
DISCOVERY THEATER: Going the Distance
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 10:15 a.m.
This program is recommended for children ages 5-12.
Race to the finish line with two black Olympians who changed history! Soaring music and the exhilaration of world-class sorts motivate us to greatness in this vivid portrayal of the lives of Jesse Owens and Wilma Rudolph. Join them as they them overcome childhood illness, infirmity, and poverty to become the world’s fastest man and woman, winning the greatest honor in all athletics: the Olympic gold medal. The John Cornelius II score speaks to the heart and soul of the winner in all of us.
-EVERYONE must have a ticket to enter; including children under the age of 2 (select ‘Child Under 2’ from above price types).
-Seating is at the discretion of House Management based on theater size and the number of people attending the show. You may be asked to sit in a designated section/area of the theater or auditorium.
-If you do not arrive by your show time, your seats may be released to people on the wait list.
-For groups of 10 children or more (ages 2-16) please call Discovery Theater at 202-633-8700 for a group discount.
S. Dillon Ripley Center
Discovery Theater, 3rd Sublevel
1100 Jefferson Dr SW