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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Local Beer and Wine Shops Give Game Day Prep Tips

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For area New England and Seattle fans, the wine and beer connoisseurs at Red, White & Bleu and Dominion Wine and Beer have ideas for you and your guests’ palates for the big game. Have you ever drank beer from New England? If not, now’s the time to try it. […]

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Press Pass: Andrea Nardello

January 29, 2015 10:02 AM0 comments

Pennsylvania-based singer-songwriter Andrea Nardello had a case of writer’s block two years ago when a love song, inspired by her relationship with her now-wife, came to her and cut through her creative stall. “After I released my second album [My Aeroplane] I think I had a little bit of writer’s […]

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New Musical ‘13’ Features All-Teenage Cast

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Casey Cuinn, a 15-year old freshman at Langley High School in McLean, said that he’s got a lot in common with Evan Goldman, the main character of the Broadway musical “13.” And that’s good, because Cuinn’s portraying Goldman in the McLean Community Players’ production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical, which […]

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Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Falls Church This Sunday

January 28, 2015 8:00 PM0 comments

Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend and the big decision you’re going to have to make is where to watch the game.

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Restaurant Spotlight: Native Foods Cafe

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The recent expansion of Native Foods Cafe across the nation might go down in history as a tipping point in the popularity of vegan/vegetarian dietary choices. Native Foods, which started sprouting branches in this region last September, is a fast casual restaurant, which has an entirely vegan menu. The decor […]

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Creative Cauldron’s “Jacques Brel” Nominated for Helen Hayes Awards

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NOMINATED FOR A HELEN HAYES Award for Outstanding Ensemble in a Musical this week was the cast from Creative Cauldron’s “Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris.” Alan Naylor from the show was also nominated for lead actor in a musical. (Photo: Creative Cauldron)

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