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National Players Present The Tempest at Olney Theatre (Video)

National Players present The Tempest directed by Jason King Jones on Olney Theatre’s outdoor stage now through August 3. A tremendous tempest causes a shipwreck and scatters a cargo of noblemen across a mysterious island....

Kramer Gallery Presents Natural Origins Art Exhibit (Photos)

Natural Origins art exhibit at the Betty Mae Kramer Gallery and Music Room in the Silver Spring Civic Building is on display now through October 6. The exhibit features recent works by Montgomery County artists Len Harris and...

Enjoy the Sounds of Summer at Strathmore’s Outdoor Concerts (Video)

Strathmore's outdoor summer concerts continue Wednesday, July 30 with the Chuck Brown All Star Go-Go Band at 7 p.m. Elijah Balbed’s Go-Go Band opens the show at 6:30 p.m....

Drum Circle Brings Community Members Together (Photos & Video)

Have you ever wanted to know what a drum circle is all about? MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke talks to a local drum circle facilitator who says the activity offers a relaxing and even “healing” experience for many in...

BlackRock: In Sequence Art Exhibit

BlackRock Center for the Arts presents a solo exhibit featuring paintings, drawings and animations by Scott Hutchison from now through August 1 at the Terrace Gallery. The gallery is open Monday–Friday from 10 a.m. – 5...

Check Out: What Montgomery County Was Reading in June

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) maintain an extensive collection of materials for county residents to check out. Have you ever wondered what the county’s library visitors are reading? We turned to our county’s...

The Arts In Montgomery County

Local History Featured on Upcoming PBS Premiere

photo of Josiah Henson Park

Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission and the Montgomery Parks Foundation announce the premiere of “TIME TEAM AMERICA, The Search for Josiah Henson,” on Tuesday, August 19 at 8 p.m. TIME TEAM AMERICA is a PBS series that combines archaeological discovery with good story telling. “The Search for Josiah Henson,” […]

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Weekend Planner (Photos and Video)

image of a soccer ball hitting the net

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar. Friday, July 11 Celebrate 7-Eleven Day with a free small Slurpee at participating stores Friday until 7 p.m. Enjoy an evening at Glen Echo Park exploring studios and galleries at the Art Walk in the Park from 6 to 8 p.m. Meet the artists […]

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BlackRock: In Sequence Art Exhibit

BlackRock Center for the Arts presents a solo exhibit featuring paintings, drawings and animations by Scott Hutchison from now through August 1 at the Terrace Gallery. The gallery is open Monday–Friday from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Saturday hours are 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. For more information, call 301.528.2260. Shifting images of blinking […]

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Adventure Theatre MTC’s 63rd Season to Feature Stuart Little & More

photo of exterior of Adventure Theatre in Glen Echo Park

Adventure Theatre MTC (ATMTC) announced its upcoming season to include five main stage productions featuring two world premieres. The children’s theater is located in Glen Echo Park. The new season kicks off with Stuart Little, a charming adaption of the widely recognized children’s literature classic written in 1945 by E.B. White that spans generations. Starring […]

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Adventure Theatre MTC Presents Pinkalicous (Photos)

photo of Carolyn Agan in Adventure Theatre's Pinkalicious

Pinkalicious runs now through August 31 at Adventure Theatre in Glen Echo Park. The production is based on the book Pinkalicious by Victoria Kann and Elizabeth Kann, script by Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann, music by John Gregor, and lyrics by John Gregor, Elizabeth Kann & Victoria Kann. Pinkalicious, the Musical is directed by Carl […]

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Imagination Stage Presents The BFG (Photos & Video)

photo of The mean giants of Giant Country plot their next move during The Witching Hour in THE BFG at Imagination Stage through August 10.

Imagination Stage presents The BFG (Big Friendly Giant), a play based on the book by Roald Dahl and adapted by David Wood. Co-directed by Imagination Stage’s Associate Artistic Director Kathryn Chase Bryer and Eric J. Van Wyk of Viterbo University, The BFG integrates puppetry, rich visuals, and imaginative storytelling as Sophie and the Big Friendly […]

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Rockville’s Summer Concert Series

photo of the band The Shifters

Rockville’s summer concert series “Free for All in the Parks” is now underway. The free, four-concert series runs through July 24. Bring a blanket, lawn chair, bug repellent and a picnic dinner for a great evening out. Schedule of remaining performances: Bumper Jacksons, July 10, 2 p.m. (true Americana, from the streets of New Orleans to […]

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Local Author George Pelecanos Book Talk

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Internationally acclaimed local author George Pelecanos will discuss and read from his book “Hard Revolution” on July 31 at a benefit for the new Silver Spring Library to be held at Eastern Village Cohousing, 7981 Eastern Ave., in Silver Spring beginning at 7 p.m. in the meeting room. Proceeds from ticket sales will support an […]

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Weekend Planner (Photos and Video)

photo from Imagination Stage's production of The BFG

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar. Friday, July 4 Kentlands Fourth of July Parade begins at 9:45 a.m. Takoma Park celebrates Independence Day with a parade from 10 a.m. to noon and fireworks at dusk. Poolesville Traditional 4th of July Fireworks festivities begin at 6 p.m. with fireworks at 9 […]

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Free Outdoor Summer Concerts at BlackRock

photo of Tom Principato

Come out to BlackRock Center for the Arts on Saturday, July 26 for a free outdoor concert. Enjoy the music of guitarist Tom Principato. Conert starts at 7 p.m.

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