Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts Collection

Filene Center, Wolf Trap Center for the Performing Arts
The Filene Center interior.
Introduction

The Wolf Trap Park for the Performing Arts is the only national park dedicated to presenting the performing arts. From May through September, multiple amphitheaters in the park present performances such as musicals, dance, opera, jazz, and popular and country music.

Collection Summary

Objects associated with the creation of the park including original fixtures, curtain samples, original playbills, and images. In addition, there are archeological collections representing the Native Americans who occupied the area prior to European contact.

Collection Size

~250

Curator

Betsy Chittenden

Last updated: March 25, 2015