On any given Sunday you can visit The Howard Theatre and enjoy an all-you-can-eat soul food brunch. This week your delicious meal will be accompanied by the divine sounds of Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) Gospel Choir.

Our homestyle Southern buffet is guaranteed to fill the hole in your soul, and the Choir's joyous performance will have you dancing in your seat, and maybe even on the stage.

Since the early 1990's, WPAS Men and Women of the Gospel Choir has been performing annually at prestigious venues within the Washington Metropolitan area such as The Kennedy Center, Harman Center for the Arts, Strathmore Music Center for the Arts offering audiences the tradition and inspirational root of gospel music featuring works by local and national music composers in concert while sharing the stage with an array of artists such as Sweet Honey in the Rock, Beverly Crawford, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Dottie Peoples, Dorinda Clark-Cole, Myrna Summers, Donnie McClurkin, Yolanda Adams, and many other gospel greats.

The 130+ voice choir has worked with an array of local and national music/choral directors. In addition to their annual productions each year, the Choir has also been featured in various community events throughout the performance season including guest appearances with: The Nancy Hanks Lecture/Americans for the Arts event; Helen Hayes Award Gala; with Wynton Marsalis and The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra at the grand opening Gala at the Harman Center for the Arts (Washington DC), Sweet Honey in the Rock at Carnegie Hall, in NY as well as at Warner Theater in Washington DC; The Ramsey Lewis Trio at the Music Centre at Strathmore; at the Annual Gospel Family Brunch at University of Maryland/ College Park Maryland, DC Mayor's Arts Awards and other special events

Brunch Buffet Menu

  • Bourbon Brown Sugar French Toast topped with Pecans
  • Scrambled Eggs
  • Turkey Bacon
  • Turkey Sausage
  • Chicken Fried Chicken with Gravy
  • Chicken Wings
  • Mac and Cheese
  • Catfish Fingers with Tartar Sauce
  • Collard Greens
  • Home Fries
  • Roasted Red Bliss Potatoes
  • Biscuits & Country Gravy
  • Mixed Green Salad
  • Caesar Salad
  • Pasta Primavera Salad
  • Cole Slaw
  • Sliced Fresh Fruit
  • Pastries and Danish
  • Cookies and Brownies
  • Assorted Cakes and Pies
  • Mini Bagels

Jelly, Butter, Syrup, Cream Cheese

Specialty Cocktails
Howard Bloody Mary - $8

Vodka, Tomato Juice, Worcestershire, Pepper, Tabasco

Bottomless Mimosas - $15
Sparkling Wine, Orange Juice

Bellini - $8
Sparkling Wine, Peach Puree

Howard Gospel Brunch featuring WPAS Gospel Choir »

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