Forward 2013


FORWARD is a 5 day electronic creative culture festival in Washington, D.C.  This year, it will take place from Wednesday, May 15th through Sunday, May 19th.  FORWARD has partnered with U Street Music Hall, 18th Street Lounge, and Tropicalia.

FORWARD will continue its tradition of presenting valuable workshops, panel discussions and interviews to further the dialogue and advancement of electronic creative culture. Finally, FORWARD is happy to announce a new endeavor this year, a partnership with Urban Artistry that explores electronic music and dance. Presented at Gallaudet’s Elstad Auditorium on Friday May 17th, set to the music of: Rob Smith, Krust, Noah Pred and Sam Burns dancers from around the world will present 4 original bodies of work accompanied by projected visuals.

Shows will be in different places in Washington, DC and we will post all the events on our site.   One of their preview events will be this Friday, May 10th at Penthouse Nine (PH9) located on 1318 9th Street NW.  The lineup includes Fred P (A.K.A. Black Jazz Consortum), Solomon Sanchez b2b  Boss Ross,  Chris Nitti b2b lxsx frxnk.  Tickets are available for purchase here.  RSVP here.