Judy Garland: A Star is Born @ Signature Theatre
Jan 8 – Jan 26 all-day
Judy Garland: A Star is Born @ Signature Theatre
12:00 am
Judy Garland’s career spanned nearly four decades, from child celebrity to adult icon. A cast of Signature performers sings some of her most famous songs, including “Over the Rainbow,” “Get Happy” and “The Man That Got Away,” along with lesser-known gems in this tribute to one of Hollywood’s brightest stars. Contact theater for ticket prices and times. Photo courtesy of...
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm – Jan 19 @ 9:30 pm
Heather McDonald at Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse @ Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse
7:30 pm
Her podcast, Juicy Scoop with Heather McDonald, with more than 1.3 million downloads a month, breaks down pop culture. It’s shaped by McDonald’s own personal drama and anything “juicy” people are talking about that week. Stand-up comedian McDonald also produced and appeared on Chelsea Handler’s Chelsea Lately. Photo courtesy of Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse.
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Jan 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
7:30 pm
During the day, A Likely Story looks like any other bookshop, but at night the characters inside the books come alive. Classic characters — including Dorothy Gale, Pollyanna, Heidi, Tom Sawyer and more — long to help Margie, the scatterbrained owner, save her struggling store. When a pair of smugglers come looking for a stolen necklace hidden inside one of...
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Jan 19 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
11:00 am
During the day, A Likely Story looks like any other bookshop, but at night the characters inside the books come alive. Classic characters — including Dorothy Gale, Pollyanna, Heidi, Tom Sawyer and more — long to help Margie, the scatterbrained owner, save her struggling store. When a pair of smugglers come looking for a stolen necklace hidden inside one of...
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
During the day, A Likely Story looks like any other bookshop, but at night the characters inside the books come alive. Classic characters — including Dorothy Gale, Pollyanna, Heidi, Tom Sawyer and more — long to help Margie, the scatterbrained owner, save her struggling store. When a pair of smugglers come looking for a stolen necklace hidden inside one of...
Mouse in House @ Theatre on the Run
Jan 19 @ 4:00 pm – Jan 26 @ 4:00 pm
4:00 pm
Adapted from the book “The Mouse of Amherst” by Elizabeth Spires, Mouse in House reveals an unlikely friendship between a lively mouse and reclusive 19th-century poet Emily Dickinson. The mouse’s life changes forever when a gust of wind blows one of Emily’s poems her way. Moved by Emily’s evocative words that capture her own feelings, the mouse becomes determined to...
Beauty and the Beat @ Theatre on the Run
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 20 @ 4:00 pm
Beauty and the Beat @ Theatre on the Run
7:00 pm
Originally created for Capital Fringe Festival 2018 and ‘back by popular demand’ at Theatre on the Run in Arlington, Beauty and the Beat is sure to kick up recollections of neighbors, roommates, landlords or lane-changing experiences of vying for a parking space. A leftover interaction haunts you. Oddly, you recall the incident, though it was a mere blip, tiny gasp....
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Jan 20 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Enchanted Bookshop @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
During the day, A Likely Story looks like any other bookshop, but at night the characters inside the books come alive. Classic characters — including Dorothy Gale, Pollyanna, Heidi, Tom Sawyer and more — long to help Margie, the scatterbrained owner, save her struggling store. When a pair of smugglers come looking for a stolen necklace hidden inside one of...
Holiday Mini-Camp @ Encore's Main Campus
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holiday Mini-Camp @ Encore's Main Campus
9:00 am
Holiday Mini Camps – Grades K-2 When school’s out, Encore’s on…onstage, that is! Discover the world of theatre through popular stories from the page and screen. Students in grade Kindergarten – 2nd grade will enjoy a day of theatre games, crafts, creative activities, and storytelling in a safe and supportive environment. Play in a Day – Grades 3-5 Are you...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Jan 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Jan 23 – Mar 10 all-day
Ain't Misbehavin' at Signature Theatre @ Signature Theatre
12:00 am
Step into Harlem for a swinging, dancing celebration of big band and the songs of Thomas “Fats” Waller. This sultry Tony Award-winning musical tribute features Waller’s beloved tunes, including “The Joint Is Jumpin’,” “Honeysuckle Rose” and “Handful of Keys.” Contact theater for ticket prices and times. Photo courtesy of Signature Theatre.
Jan 23 all-day
Children's Theatre Classes - Winter Session @ Encore's Main Campus
12:00 am
Encore Stage & Studio offers learning opportunities for students as young as six months through 12th grade. For our youngest students, we emphasize the excitement of discovering the power of the imagination and how a story can be told on stage. We move forward by helping students focus on the creative process: What can they create as a team? As...
Jan 26 @ 7:30 pm – Feb 2 @ 8:30 pm
Jane Franklin Dance: Picture This @ Theatre on the Run
7:30 pm
A picture is worth a thousand words. A story churns up recollections or leads to new reflection. The show features excerpts from Jane Franklin Dance’s The Migration Project and new work in collaboration with Fine Art Photographer Fax Ayers. On Jan 26 Fairfax-based DanceArtTheatre performs The Guardian, a company choreographed piece for 5 dancers that explores the notion there is...
Holiday Theatre Mini-Camp @ Encore's Main Campus
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holiday Theatre Mini-Camp @ Encore's Main Campus
9:00 am
Holiday Mini Camps – Grades K-2 When school’s out, Encore’s on…onstage, that is! Discover the world of theatre through popular stories from the page and screen. Students in grade Kindergarten – 2nd grade will enjoy a day of theatre games, crafts, creative activities, and storytelling in a safe and supportive environment. Play in a Day – Grades 3-5 Are you...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Jan 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Alice’s Restaurant Tour @ The Birchmere Music Hall
Feb 8 – Feb 9 all-day
Alice's Restaurant Tour @ The Birchmere Music Hall
7:30 pm
Arlo Guthrie’s tour to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the movie Alice’s Restaurant, based on his signature composition, includes his youngest daughter, folk singer Sarah Lee Guthrie. Photo courtesy of The Birchmere.
The Romantics @ Gunston Arts Center
Feb 9 @ 7:30 pm
The Romantics @ Gunston Arts Center
7:30 pm
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, The National Chamber Ensemble presents classical music of the Romantic period, when compositions became increasingly expressive and inventive. The genre is marked by expansive symphonies, virtuosic solo instrumental music, dramatic operas and passionate songs inspired by works of art and literature. This concert features works by Tchaikovsky, Mahler, Brahms, Saint-Saens and Dvorak. A reception...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Feb 15 all-day
Second Glance - Jane Franklin Dance @ The Athenaeum
12:00 am
A performance by Jane Franklin Dance in cooperation with Fine Art Photographer Fax Ayres An everyday object can be irresistible. Beyond the intended purpose to get the job done, objects can represent a memory or merge in unlikely, whimsical combinations. “Second Glance” presented at Alexandria’s Athenaeum, the home of Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association, features excerpts from Jane Franklin’s “EyeSoar”...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
7:30 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
11:00 am
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Early Childhood Theatre Class @ Encore's Main Campus
10:30 am
Share, grow and learn with your child during this special time in their life! Encore’s parent/caregiver classes will promote your child’s development and provide exciting enrichment. Through creative play, movement and music your child will sharpen critical social and physical skills in a fun and imaginative environment. Ages 6 months – 2 years Classes are held Tuesday mornings, 10:30-11:15 am...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
7:00 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
11:00 am
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
Mar 3 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Robin Hood @ Gunston Arts Center - Theatre One
3:00 pm
Prince John and the Sheriff of Nottingham are cruel and unfair to their citizens. Robin Hood and his merry men are on a mission to help by taking from the rich and giving back to the poor. To arms! When the Sheriff and Lady Merle hatch a plan to stop him, Robin Hood must save Maid Marian, defeat the awful...