Shock and Awesome + Ugh + Love Onion: Crazy Like a FOX

Part rallying cry, part group hug, Rise Up! is an artistic response to the life and times we live in.


Saturday September 16, 2017
9:30 PM
$8 for DCAC members; $12 in advance; $15 at the door

DC Arts Center
2438 18th St. NW

Rise Up! explores all the ways the personal really is political, and vice versa.

The Line-up

Shock and Awesome
Legendary USO-adjacent performers Shock and Awesome bring their updated upbeat patriotism to the Trump era!
Mark Chalfant, Catherine Deadman, Molly Murchie

Ugh: We’re Here, We’re Queer, Don’t Come For Our Basic Rights Plz
Ugh has HAD IT with this world and they’re not about to shut up about it!
Denny Johnson, Adam Koussari-Amin, Ryan Krull, Dan Milliken

Love Onion: Crazy Like a FOX
Running low on rage? Need more news in your nightlife? Love Onion takes your day and filters it through the 24-hour news cycle.
Zach Beattie, Sam Bonar, Elaine Colwell, Joe Dawson, Darnell Eaton, Tim Harkin, Margaret Lee, Virginia Lyon, Jordana Mishory

General information:

  • Line-ups vary nightly. Please verify the performing acts on your individual curtain times.
  • For all shows, unclaimed tickets may be resold at curtain time. Late arrivals will be seated at WIT’s discretion.
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  • For group discounts (eight or more), please contact Dan Miller at
Love Onion
Meet Love Onion

From afar, Love Onion looks like just another dirty root vegetable. But slice that baby open and you’ll find a loving heart surrounded by an emotional support system of vitamin C, calcium and iron. And that's a fact. Read More