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Live from the Lawn: Akua Allrich

Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 7pm


Live from the Lawn:
Akua Allrich

Soul singer and DC native Akua Allrich is no stranger to thrilling the nation’s capital with her charisma, voice, and artistic expression. Blending jazz, African rhythms, and her ever-evolving artistry, Allrich has distinguished herself as one of the area’s most vibrant singers. Allrich often sings in languages such as Portuguese, French, English, Spanish, and more, giving her the capacity to establish herself as a truly versatile artist. Her latest release, Soul Singer, has Allrich approaching timeless jazz standards with her blues and pan-African influences.   

Summer favorites like barbecue and sangria, plus weekly specials, are available for purchase from Ridgewells’ Tempo Grill starting at 5pm. View the menu.
Akua Allrich

Live from the Lawn Concert Tips

No tickets needed.


  PARKING $5.20 in Metro garage, payable with credit or SmarTrip card. Free parking on a space-available basis until 7pm for Strathmore Members at the 2 Star level and above with VIP passes and vehicles with disability tags.

  SEATING Low-rise chairs and small coolers welcome outside only. No pets, please.


  WEATHER If inclement weather is predicted, concerts are typically moved indoors. Please note sudden, last-minute changes to weather may result in cancellation. Visit or follow Strathmore on Facebook and Twitter for up-to-date information.


  Strathmore is a smoke-free campus.

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