Creative Cauldron Receives Ross Roberts Fund for The Arts Grant From Community Fund for Northern Virginia to Hire Bi-Lingual Teaching Artist

Creative Cauldron Art & Culture

Creative Cauldron was recently awarded a 2022 Ross Roberts Fund for the Arts grant from the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia. The grant will fund a new bilingual teaching artist staff position, helping Creative Cauldron expand its program outreach to Spanish-speaking families and patrons in its service area. Creative Cauldron Founder and Producing Artistic Director Laura Connors Hull commented on …

ArtsFairfax Announces the 2022 Arts Awards Honorees

ArtsFairfax Around Town, Art & Culture, Talk of Tysons

ArtsFairfax to Recognize Capital One Hall, Gary and Tina Mather, Mark Brutsché, and Fall for the Book on October 28   The 2022 ArtsFairfax Arts Awards, to be held on Friday, October 28, 2022, will honor Capital One Hall; philanthropists Gary and Tina Mather; actor, director, and playwright Mark Brutsché; and Fall for the Book for their visionary contributions in Northern Virginia. The …

Out and About: Concerts & Events in Tysons

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See what live concerts and events are taking place near you. The Filene Center at Wolf Trap 1551 Trap RoadVienna, VA 22182 www.wolftrap.org The Original Kings of Go-Go Big Tony and Trouble FunkE.U. with Sugar BearJunkyard BandDJ WroyalAnd the Queens of Go-Go Fitness May 287pm TIX start at $27 Trouble Funk, worldwide ambassadors of go-go music, headline this lineup of …

Natural Habitats by Sandra C Dovberg

Carol Nahorniak Art & Culture

Featured exhibit at Reston Art Gallery and Studios, May 5 – 30 Sandra C Dovberg presents her newest paintings with a primary focus on the beauty of nature in scenes of local flora and fauna in their own environments in the show “Natural Habitats” on display at Reston Art Gallery and Studios (RAGS) from May 5 through May 30. The …

Trisha Brown Dance Company to Perform at the 2022 Tephra ICA Festival

Sofia Blom Art & Culture

 Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art (Tephra ICA) and Reston Community Center (RCC) announce the critically-acclaimed Trisha Brown Dance Company (TBDC) as the headlining performers at the Tephra ICA Festival, formerly the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival. TBDC will present a series of performances on May 21 and 22, 2022 in Reston Town Square Park.  TBDC is a contemporary dance company …

The Sounds of Summer 2022

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Outdoor Concert Series are Back! As the weather gets warmer the area’s summer concerts series return. This season offers diverse choices with something for everyone—jazz, nostalgic and fun cover bands, family-friendly entertainment, country, and more. So grab your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the sounds of summer in your neighborhood! Monday Kids Summer Concert Series June 6 – August …

1st Stage Extends the Run of Critically Acclaimed The Mamalogues

Arielle Seidman-Joria Art & Culture

1st Stage is delighted to announce that The Mamalogues will now run through May 15.  In this satirical comedy, three friends share the joys, challenges, and anxieties of being middle class single Black mothers in predominantly white suburbs. The story celebrates motherhood and community while exploring racial profiling on the playground and supporting your kid who is perpetually the Only …

Reston Community Center Welcomes Nai-Ni Chen Dance and The Ahn Trio to Mark May’s AAPI Month

Reston Community Center Art & Culture

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and Reston Community Center is proud to celebrate by welcoming two notable Asian American performing arts groups for one night of inspiring dance and music. Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and the Ahn Trio will perform A Quest for Freedom at RCC’s the CenterStage on Wednesday, May 18 at 8:00 p.m. as part of RCC’s …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for May 2022

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in May. All patrons are encouraged to wear masks while inside the building. Please check the Center’s website, www.mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave. Presented by The Alden Foreign Language Movie: …

1st Stage Announces the 2022-2023 Season!

Arielle Seidman-Joria Art & Culture

1st Stage is delighted to announce our next season of brilliant and innovative performances.  The Logan Festival of Solo Performances The Logan Festival of Solo Performances will run between July 28, 2022 and August 7, 2022. Specific shows and dates are to be announced!  Mlima’s Tale, by Lynn Nottage September 15, 2022 – October 2, 2022  Pulitzer Prize winner Regional Premier  …