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Gold Star Performances

One Man Star Wars Trilogy

You’ll feel like the Chosen One when you witness Charles Ross impersonate all your favorite characters, recreate the effects, insert factoids, sing from the John Williams score, and fight both sides of the battles in this 75 min adaptation of Episodes IV, V and VI. By the end of the evening the Force will indeed be with you.
  A Gold Star Performance presented with the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center.
Tickets: $35/person, all seats. Costumes are encouraged!

April 2016

Main Street Theater Productions presents:
Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang

Take a fantasmagorical musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang delights audiences of all ages with the story of an eccentric inventor and his children, a dastardly Baron, a truly scrumptious Truly Scrumptious, and a magical car! Based on the beloved 1968 film, and featuring an unforgettable score, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is a family-friendly romp that audiences will find "Truly Scrumptious."
Tickets: $20 Adults, $15 seniors/students, $10 group rate (20 or more) click below to purchase on-line General Admission

In the Gallery: Which came first? The Chicken or The Egg?

Regional artists and craftspeople were invited to celebrate spring with an exhibition sponsored by Franklin Park Arts Center. This exhibit features works of all media and includes eggs decorated by invited artists and local celebrities. We encouraged artists to create works featuring chickens, eggs, nests, and the age-old riddle.
On view through May 1

May 2016

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Last Ham Standing Comedy Improv

(All ages) Don’t miss this hilarious show full of laughs for the entire family. A group of talented performers take suggestions from the audience to create wacky scenes and funny improv games. If you like Whose Line Is It Anyway? you’ll love Last Ham Standing…the other comedy meat!
Tickets: $12 Adults, $10 Seniors, $8 Kids Visit www.lastham.com or click below to buy online

Paint a Latte workshop

(Ages 10 & up) Try a new painting technique while enjoying the vistas of Franklin Park and sipping your favorite coffee or cocoa. A perfect Mother’s Day gift for yourself or for moms and daughters to create together!
Register on Webtrac or call 540-338-7973 --$15/person
Saturday, May 7, 2016 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Master Singers of Virginia - Celebration of the Four Seasons

The Master Singers of Virginia, Northern Virginia's premier a cappella choir presents music that highlights the glory of each season - its beauty and its uniqueness. The concert is shared with a string ensemble from the Briar Woods High School orchestra which will perform music from Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" interspersed with the Master Singers' own works. Highlights of the program include Shrovetide Songs by Tormis, It Was a Lover and His Lass by Harris and Africa by conductor, Erik Jones.
$ 20.00 Adults, $15.00 Seniors and Students, $5.00 additional at Door ---Click below to purchase online or call 703-829-6782

Gallery Coffeehouse: Wonder of the World

(Ages 16 & up) Local ensemble Imagine That! presents "Wonder of the World!"! Nothing will prepare you for the dirty little secret Cass discovers in her husband's sweater drawer. It is so shocking that our heroine has no choice but to flee to the honeymoon capital of the world in a frantic search for the life she thinks she missed out on. Coffee, in a real mug, included.
Tickets: $8/person Pay At Door
Sunday, May 15, 2016 @ 6:30 PM

Lunch in the Gallery: Claire Kincannon Solo Exhibit

(Ages 18+) Art-goers, artists and art students--this monthly series is for you! Enjoy a casual lunch in the Franklin Park Arts Center Gallery. Local artist will demonstrate their process and give a guided tour of the Gallery art exhibit. Fee includes a box lunch. Art exhibit: Claire Kincannon Solo Exhibit
Tickets: $12/person Pay at Door
Monday, May 16, 2016 @12:15 PM

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