Jan 21 @ 11:30 am – Mar 10 @ 1:30 pm Theatre on the Run
*Explore movement and performance in a creative project Forty+ celebrates the collective creativity of people past the age of 40. Each project features a different choreographer and results in a unique tapestry of collaboration. Forty+ is frequently seen in concerts presented by Jane Franklin Dance and for organizations serving older adults. This project culminates with a performance at Theatre on...
Feb 28 – Mar 8 all-day Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
This story is set in 17th-century France, a poor young nobleman named D’Artagnan leaves home to join the famous Musketeers of the Guard – defenders of the King and masters of the rapier! On his journey, D’Artagnan befriends three famous Musketeers: Athos, Porthos, and Aramis. As the foursome roams the countryside, they encounter a dastardly plot to kidnap the King’s...
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Arlington County Cultural Affairs Building
Featuring: Jane Franklin Dance education team Class Dates/Times: Friday Mar 6, 2020 AM XDay 8 am – 9 am Camp Hours 9 am – 3 pm PM XDay 3 pm – 5 pm Tuition: $75 AM XDay $15 PM XDay $25 For Scholarship information or to enroll www.janefranklin.com or call 703.933.1111 In Jane Franklin Dance day camps, students learn imaginative...
Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm The Alden at the McLean Community Center
Hailing from historic County Waterford, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Their standing room only concerts throughout Ireland are true events featuring high-energy performances and a glorious mix of ancient Irish music and new repertoire.
Mar 17 @ 11:30 am – Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm Theatre on the Run
*Explore movement and performance in a creative project Forty+ celebrates the collective creativity of people past the age of 40. Each project features a different choreographer and results in a unique tapestry of collaboration. Forty+ is frequently seen in concerts presented by Jane Franklin Dance and for organizations serving older adults. This project culminates with a performance at Theatre on...
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm Creative Cauldron
The Northern Virginia Mental Health Foundation announces a special performance of The Actual Dance, written and performed by Samuel Simon, which will be held at Creative Cauldron on Thursday, March 26th and proceeds to benefit the Foundation. The Actual Dance is a dramatic exploration of the emotional and spiritual journey of a husband who must confront the possibility of losing...
Mar 27 @ 11:00 am – May 1 @ 1:00 pm Theatre on the Run
Realize your creative vision Class Dates/Times: Fridays, March 27 – May 1, 2020 – 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Composition is a movement lab. Participants experiment with non-narrative elements, expressive movement and gesture to develop choreography. Short studies are developed by incorporating challenging tasks, personal experience and inventiveness. The work is shown and critiqued by the participants and Coordinator Jane...
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm The Alden at the McLean Community Center
Three of America’s funniest stand-up comedians (with numerous appearances on “The Tonight Show,” “The Late Show” and “The Daily Show”) join forces to showcase their original brand of humor in an evening packed with punch lines, clever writing and hair trigger laughs.
May 29 – Jun 7 all-day Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
Hyronomous A. Frog doesn’t quite fit in among the other frogs in the bog. He’s incredibly large compared to the others and hates the taste of flies! When he meets Gloria the Good Witch, he learns he must be kissed by a maiden to break the curse that turned him from a prince into a frog. Our frog-legged friend sets...
Jul 17 – Jul 26 all-day Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to 20th century New York City as two young, idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world of hate, violence, and prejudice is one of the most innovative, heart-wrenching, and relevant musical dramas of our time. Dance and sing to favorite...