2011 WJFF VENUES

AARON & CECILE GOLDMAN THEATER
Washington DC Jewish Community Center
1529 16th Street NW at Q Street

Metro/Metrobus
Red line to Dupont Circle. Exit north to Q Street. The S series (S1, S2, S3, S4, S5) runs north and south along 16th Street. Bus #G2 originates in Georgetown and travels across P Street (1 block south of Q Street).

Walking
Exit the Metro at Q Street and cross Connecticut Avenue. Walk five blocks east until 16th and Q.

Public Parking
If you are planning to drive, remember to leave plenty of time for parking.  There is limited on-street parking available.  A public parking garage is located at P Street NW between 16th and 17th.

Washington DCJCC Parking Lot
Limited spaces available.  Enter on Q Street just after the building. Parking fees: $6 for up to three hours, $10 for over three hours and $3 flat rate for members and seniors with validated tickets.  Free daytime parking weekdays until 5:00 pm, Saturday until 6:30 pm and Sunday until 2:30 pm.  Parking fees apply all other hours regardless of entry time.

AVALON THEATRE

5612 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC
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Metro/Metrobus
Red Line to Friendship Heights Metro. Transfer to the E2, E3, E4 or E6 bus, which will leave you a half-block from the theater at the corner of McKinley and Connecticut Avenue. The L1, L2 and L4 bus lines provide transportation from points south of Chevy Chase Circle on Connecticut Avenue to the Avalon.


Public Parking
The theater is located between McKinley and Northampton Streets, just over a quarter mile south of Chevy Chase Circle.  Surrounding streets have metered and unrestricted parking. 


AFI SILVER THEATRE

8633 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD
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Metro/Metrobus
Red Line to Silver Spring Metro. Exit onto Colesville Road and walk north two blocks. The Silver Spring metro station is served by bus routes 70, 71, J5, F4, F6, JH1, J2, J3, J4, Q2, S2, S4, Y8 and Z5.

Public Parking

Surrounding streets have metered and unrestricted parking.  Closest public garages are located on Wayne Avenue and on Ellsworth Drive.


EMBASSY OF ITALY
3000 Whitehaven Street NW
Washington, DC
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Metro/Metrobus
The N2, N3, N4 and N6 provide transportation to Massachusetts Avenue & NW 30th Street. Walk one block Southeast to Whitehaven Street.

Public Parking
Limited public parking is available on Whitehaven Street.
 
EMBASSY OF SWITZERLAND
2900 Cathedral Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008 
 
Metro/Metrobus
Red line to Woodley Park/Zoo Metro. Walk 3 blocks north to Connecticut Avenue to Cathedral Avenue, walk three more blocks and the Embassy will be on your left. Route 96 bus goes directly to the Embassy

Public Parking
There is a small lot on site and on-street parking available

GOETHE-INSTITUT WASHINGTON
814 Seventh Street NW at I Street
Washington, DC
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Metro/Metrobus
Red, Yellow or Green Lines to Gallery Place-Chinatown. Exit at 7th and H Streets and walk north one block. The 70, X2 and P6 buses provide transportation to 7th and I Streets.

Public Parking

Surrounding streets have metered parking and there are several commercial garages within a few blocks.

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF GREATER WASHINGTON
6125 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD
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Metro/Metrobus
Twinbrook and Whiteflint metrorails

Public Parking

The JCCGW offers free on-site parking

HAROLD AND SYLVIA GREENBERG THEATRE
 
4200 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC
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Please note this address. It is listed incorrectly in the catelog.

Metro
Tenleytown/AU Metrorail.  From the Tenleytown/AU Metrorail red line stop, take the west exit for Wisconsin Ave (next to Best Buy) and walk south/downtown two blocks to the theatre.

Metrobus
Routes 30, 32, 34, 35, 36, H4, N8 directly pass the Greenberg Theatre. You may also take routes M4 and N2 to Tenley Circe, just above the theatre
 
Public Parking
Available in guarded underground lot on north side of Van Ness St., just west of Wisconsin Ave.

WECHSLER THEATER 
American University

Mary Graydon Center, Room 315

4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW

Washington, DC

 
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Metro/Metrobus
Red Line to Tenleytown/AU Metro. Exit onto Wisconsin Ave and walk one block to Tenley Circle. Turn right on Tenley Cirlce and continue to Nebraska Ave. Walk six blocks on Nebraska Ave and bear right on Ward Circle. Continue on Ward Circle to Massachusetts Ave. Routes N2 and N4 go to Massachusetts Ave and Ward Circle.

Public Parking
Parking is available at the Katzen Arts Center Garage on Massachusetts Avenue, NW (just off Ward circle). Parking is enforced Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Parking is $1.50 per hour or $12.00 per day. Free parking is available after-hours and on weekends.


THANK YOU TO OUR FESTIVAL CO-SPONSORS

 

 

 

 

 


   ... AND OUR DAY SPONSORS

•  JACOB AND CHARLOTTE LEHRMAN FOUNDATION Opening Night Sponsor 
•  THE CROSSCURRENTS FOUNDATION Closing Night Sponsor
• 
ESTELLE FRIEDMAN GERVIS FAMILY FOUNDATION 
•  LOUIE AND RALPH DWECK 
• 
THE ARTHUR TRACY “THE STREET SINGER” ENDOWMENT FUND

Israel programming through the Arts is supported by a priority grant from
The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington



 

          

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1529 16th Street NW at Q Street
Washington, DC 20036
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