Vital Theatre’s “Pinkalicious” Comes to The Alden

February 9, 2015 11:44 AM0 comments

Vital Theatre’s musical adaptation of Victoria and Elizabeth Kann’s Pinkalicious is coming to the McLean Community Center’s Alden Theatre for a single performance this Saturday, Feb. 14, at 2 p.m. In the show, a young Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Pinkalicious’ cupcake indulgence lands her at […]

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Critter Corner: Frank the Cat

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This is Frank the Cat, an 11-month old Ragdoll living just off of West Broad Street. When he is not lying around in sinks or boxes, he is hanging out in his 7-foot-tall tree or loving on his parents.

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McLean Theatre Company Readies Regional-Premiere of Musical ‘Big Fish’

February 5, 2015 10:02 AM0 comments

The McLean High School Theatre Company is readying a regional premiere of the musical “Big Fish,” next Monday, Feb.16, at 2 p.m. After the President’s Day premiere, the play will run from Feb. 19 – 22 with 7 p.m. showtimes Thursday – Saturday and 2 p.m. showtimes Saturday and Sunday. […]

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Restaurant Spotlight: HoneyBaked Ham

February 4, 2015 8:57 PM0 comments

  Thinking of Honeybaked Ham, more often than not, elicits visions of hunks of honey-glazed meat at the center of the table during the holidays. But for the other ten months of the year, Honeybaked Ham is, in fact, still a thing and arguably one of the most overlooked eateries […]

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‘Turn of the Screw’ Premieres at Creative Cauldron

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Creative Cauldron debuted the world premiere of the musical adaptation of Henry James’ Gothic novella Turn of the Screw last Saturday, Jan. 30, at ArtSpace Falls Church. The production, written by local theater veterans Stephen Gregory Smith and Matt Conner, tells the tale of a young governess, Miss Giddens, who […]

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Press Pass: Drew Gibson

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Drew Gibson wasn’t thinking about making a new album after his father Edmund Gibson died on July 4, 2012 – songwriting was only there to help him find balance. But then he discovered something that led him to create 1532. “When my father passed away, I wasn’t thinking about an […]

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Henderson Students Present ‘The Little Mermaid, Jr.’

February 3, 2015 5:54 PM0 comments

Students at Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School will present their rendition of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid, Jr.” next weekend, Feb. 19 – 21. Showtime is at 7 p.m. every night and tickets can be purchased after 6 p.m. in the Henderson lobby.

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Critter Corner: Charlie

February 2, 2015 10:00 AM0 comments

Charlie, a King Charles Cavalier, spent some time with Christmas carollers over the holidays while the Kamel family of Lawson Street enjoyed a tour of the Cherry Hill Farmhouse.

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3 New Projects Open at McLean Project for the Arts

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Three new exhibitions opened earlier this month at the McLean Project for the Arts and will remain on display through March 7. “Manifesting Phenomena: Drop, Hover, See-Through, Lean…” is up in the McLean Project for the Arts’ Emerson Gallery. The exhibit includes work by artists who are interested in investigating […]

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Workhouse Arts Center Announces February Schedule

January 30, 2015 1:06 PM0 comments

Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton opened its newest show, Reference, last Saturday, Jan. 24. The mutli-media exhibit, in which artists explore various modes of influence that inform their work in both content and process, is one of several shows featured at the arts center in February. Montana-based utilitarian potter Julia Galloway’s […]

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