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Gaithersburg Arts Barn Presents Comedy & Magic Society (VIDEO)

In partnership with Thin Air Productions,  Arts on the Green presents an evening of astounding magic and sleight of hand with the exotic and amusingly interactive Comedy & Magic Society at the Arts Barn. Join magicians Mark...

Holiday Light Festivals Brighten Our Area

Montgomery County residents may want to visit area light displays during the holidays. Here’s a look at four local and regional light displays: The 19th Annual Winter Lights Festival in Gaithersburg is open nightly from now...

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Strathmore

Strathmore offers its holiday programming with numerous performances and events that will have the jubilant sounds of the holidays ringing from the Music Center and Mansion. Strathmore embraces the holiday spirit with iconic...

Holidaze, A Pop up Holiday Market, is Open for Business (VIDEO)

The Holidaze marketplace is scheduled to open on select dates, starting Dec. 4 through Dec. 23....

David Baldacci Entertains Fans at Gaithersburg Library (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Bestselling author David Baldacci visited the Gaithersburg Library on Dec. 2 to promote his latest book, The Escape, which happens to the number one book in the country this week. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. A master...

Imagination Stage Presents 101 Dalmations (Video)

Imagination Stage presents 101 Dalmations, based on the book by Dodie Smith now through January 11. Directed by Janet Stanford, this musical adaptation of the classic story follows Dalmatian parents Pongo and Missis on their...

The Arts In Montgomery County

Nancy Floreen at Inaugural Ball (VIDEO)

Newly reelected County Councilmember Nancy Floreen shares her thoughts on the importance of the arts at the Inaugural Ball on Dec. 1.   Related:

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The Steel Wheels to Perform at BlackRock (VIDEO)

The Steel Wheels perform Friday, December 12 at 8 p.m. at the BlackRock Center for the Arts in Germantown. The Steel Wheels have captured audiences across the country with their heady brew of original soulful mountain music and their deep commitment to roots and community. Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, this dynamic […]

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George Leventhal at the Inaugural Ball (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, newly reelected County Council President George Leventhal talks about his priorities for the county at the Inaugural Ball. Take a look: Related:

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Local Artist Solo Art Show in Rockville

A Cuban-born artist is scheduled to have a solo art showcase on Dec. 14 featuring  approximately 70 paintings at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Rockville. Jorge Luis Bernal, a Rockville resident, has worked on these pieces the past six years. “I describe my art as abstract expressionism. They are feelings, emotions and stories represented graphically. Color is […]

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Weekend Planner, Dec. 5 – Dec. 7 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, December 5 Enjoy a drive through rural Maryland and find the perfect holiday gifts at the Countryside Artisans’ Holiday Studio Tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Town of Poolesville’s Holiday Lighting Ceremony begins at 6 p.m. at Whalen Commons. Olney Theatre […]

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David Baldacci Entertains Fans at Gaithersburg Library (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Bestselling author David Baldacci visited the Gaithersburg Library on Dec. 2 to promote his latest book, The Escape, which happens to the number one book in the country this week. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports. A master of thrills, Baldacci said he was thrilled to top author Stephen King, who dropped to the number two spot […]

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Councilmember Marc Elrich Grew up Playing in a Rock and Roll Band (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, newly reelected County Councilmember Marc Elrich, who attended the Executive Ball on Dec. 1, tells us why he believes the arts in Montgomery County are important. Take a look:   Related:

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Author David Baldacci’s Upcoming Projects (VIDEO)

Author David Baldacci visited the Gaithersburg Library on Dec. 2 to talk about his new book, The Escape, which happens to be number one on the New York Times bestseller list this week. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke also asked the author about what other projects he has in the works. Take a look. Related:

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Council President George Leventhal on the Arts (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal, who attended the Executive Ball, says the arts and humanities are an integral part of the fiber of Montgomery County. Take a look:   Related:

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Author David Baldacci: “I Love Talking About Books” (VIDEO)

Bestselling author David Baldacci’s newest novel, The Escape, is number one in the country this week. He has two more books coming out next year but he still finds the time to meet his readers. On a book tour at the Gaithersburg Library, he shares a little about his passion for talking about books. Related:

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