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With so many unique gifts, the Holiday Art Show & Sale is a great place to shop for everyone on your holiday list. The show features Glen Echo Park resident artists and instructors, as well as other invited guests and includes glass, ceramics, photography, painting, jewelry, holiday ornaments, and more. For more information, visit Glen Echo Park website. Dates and Times Nov 27, 2015: 10 am – 2 pm (Fri) Nov 28, 2015: 11 am – 6 pm (Sat) Nov…Find out more »
A Washington tradition for 27 years, “The Nutcracker” is the story of Clara-Marie’s favorite toy, and their adventures together in the Land of the Sugarplum Fairy. Music from Tchaikovsky’s famous ballet blends with marionettes and costume characters to create this unique production. Purchase tickets online here. It is strongly recommended to pre-purchase tickets. Doors open 15 minutes before show. Admission Info: $12.00, ages 2 & up. Group rates available Performances Nov 27, 2015: 11:30 am – 12:20 pm (Fri) Nov…Find out more »
It is Christmastime and that means the perfect occasion for a hilarious and heartburning, uh, heartwarming holiday adventure of a Lump of Coal who wants to be an artist. Traditionally the dreaded stocking stuffer for children on the Naughty List, this Lump turns one child’s worst nightmare into a dream come true. This world premiere by Norman Allen will delight audiences young and old with its story of unlikely friendships and holiday miracles. Tickets are $19.50. Purchase tickets online here.…Find out more »
Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, and featuring great musical theatre classics like “Luck Be A Lady,” “A Bushel and a Peck,” and “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat,” Guys and Dolls weaves a tale of old-time gangsters, hot-box girls, and gambling. Join Nathan, Adelaide, Sky, and Sarah in one of America’s best-loved musicals. (Recommended for ages 7 and up) For more information visit www.olneytheatre.org. Purchase tickets online here or call the Box Office at 301.924.3400.Find out more »
Step into a magical winter wonderland illuminated with more than one million dazzling colorful lights shaped into hand-crafted, original art forms of flowers, animals and other natural elements. Stroll from garden to garden enjoying twinkling tree forms, fountains, sparkling snowflakes overhead and more. The Garden of Lights celebrates its 18th season as a family holiday tradition. The night wouldn’t be complete without a visit inside the Conservatory to enjoy watching G-Scale model trains wind through a seasonal landscape. Afterward, warm…Find out more »
The Gaithersburg Winter Lights Festival welcomes visitors for its 20th spectacular season. The display of lights at Seneca Creek State Park will be open nightly November 27 through December 31. Please note that the festival will be closed on December 25. The 3.5 mile drive through Seneca Creek State Park takes you past more than 365 illuminated displays and 65 animated vignettes that light up the night. Themed areas include Winter Woods, Teddy Bear Land, Victorian Village, the North Pole,…Find out more »
In a ruefully short life, singer, songwriter, arranger and pianist Donny Hathaway made one of the most timeless contributions to soul music, with three wonderful early ’70s solo albums forming the backbone of a staggering body of work. On this evening, two equally talented artists will pay tribute to this legendary singer-songwriter’s body of work. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.bethesdabluesjazz.com.Find out more »