Pink Martini and special guest Ari Shapiro perform at The Anthem (901 Wharf St., S.W.) on Sunday, Oct. 7 at 8 p.m.
Formed in 1994 by pianist Thomas Lauderdale (who’s gay), Pink Martini is known for its genre-bending songs that span classical music, classic pop, Latin music and jazz. China Forbes will be the lead singer for this performance. Gay radio journalist Shapiro, known for hosting NPR’s “All Things Considered,” has been a regular guest with Pink Martini since 2009. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets range from $35-95.
Visit theanthemdc.com for more details.