Upcoming Events

February 2016

Hairspray the musical

Loudoun Centre Theatre: HAIRSPRAY

The big musical hit, winner of eight Tony Awards, that will sweep you away to 1960's Baltimore where the '50s are "so out" and change is in the air. Queen-sized teen Tracy Turnblad, who has all the right moves, turns her passion for dancing into a spot on the local TV dance program. Transformed into an overnight teen celebrity, Tracy teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration and fair play. Watch as a larger-than-life adolescent sings and dances her way to her true love - all without denting her do!
Tickets: $15 in advance, $18 at door - Click below to purchase on-line

Gallery Coffeehouse: Readers Theater: Love Letters

This play, written by A. R. Gurney, is the story of two people who grew up together and then went their separate ways. Their story is told through letters they exchange over a lifetime. A sophisticated dramatic performance that may make you laugh out load or cry in the same evening. Coffee included, in a real mug!
Tickets: $8/person at door
Sunday, February 14, 2016 @6:30PM
Mad Cap Puppets:  Under the Bonsai Tree

Mad Cap Puppets: Under the Bonsai Tree

Welcome to the wonderful world of the bonsai tree! When it’s time for Ko, a little beetle, to say goodbye to the safety and comfort under the bonsai, he must confront his fears of leaving the only home he has ever known.
Tickets: $5/person ages 2 & up CALL TO RESERVE 540-338-7973
Wednesday, Febraury 17, 2016

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

Chinese New Year event

(all ages) Celebrate the Year of the Monkey, wear the lucky color red, make simple crafts, solve Lantern Tiger Riddles and enjoy refreshments and entertainment. This program is also a reception to celebrate the opening of our yearly Youth Art Show.
Tickets: $10/person or $35/family CALL TO RESERVE 540-338-7973
Saturday, February 20, 2016 1:00 - 4:00 PM

Loudoun Symphony presents: A Little Chamber Music

Loudoun Symphony presents a chamber concert featuring a variety of small ensembles on a number of pieces to delight from the Rossini Sonata No. 2 and Hoagy Carmichael’s Stardust to the Rimsky-Korsakov Procession of the Nobles
Tickets: $30 Adults, $25 Seniors, FREE for 17 & under Pay At Door
Sunday, February 21, 2016 3:00 PM

Gallery Coffeehouse: The Comedy Cult Improv

Join the spontaneous and talented crew of Loudoun Valley HS Comedy Cult Improv team as they take audience suggestions and create theatrical scenes and stories on the spot! Unique comedy at its best! Coffee included, in a real mug.
Tickets: $8/person Pay at Door
Sunday, February 21, 2016 @ 6:30 PM
lunch box

Lunch in the Gallery

(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.
Tickets: $12 Call to Reserve
Monday, February 22, 2016 12:15 PM

The EDGE Company: Malone Benefit Concert

An inspiring evening of contemporary dance with the performers of the Edge Company, Ashburn Academy of dance’s resident contemporary dance company, committed to artistic excellence. The Edge Company is sponsoring a non-profit organization dedicated to recognizing the artistic talents of students through scholarships. For ticket reservations call 703-723-8089
Tickets: $20 Adults, $10 child Pay at Door
Saturday, February 27, 2016 @ 7:00 PM
Loudoun School of Ballet

Loudoun School of Ballet Winter Showcase

Performances from the Contemporary performing companies of The Loudoun School of Ballet; Showkids, Protege, Loudoun Taps!, and the pre-professional JAZZ&CO DANCE.
Tickets: $10/person - Pay at Door
Sunday, February 28, 2016 @3:00 PM

Mark Forrest

Mark Forrest, Inspirational Irish Tenor

(All ages) ) Mark Forrest brings a full scale Irish production to Franklin Park Arts Center with songs, dancing and traditional Irish music. The evening’s inspirational songs include Danny Boy, You Raise Me Up, God Bless the U.S.A., The Impossible Dream.
A Gold Star Performance, presented by the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center.
Tickets: $45/person in advance, $55/person at door -- Click below to buy online

Danny KnicelyDanny Knicely's 10th Annual Concert

(All ages) Rescheduled from January! Danny Knicely’s tenth Annual concert celebrates the 106th birthday of Gypsy Jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt. Featuring past and present members of The Blue Rhythm Boys, Furnace Mountain, The Woodshedders, Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks, Danny Gatton's band, and The Dixie Power Trio. Danny Knicely – Mandolin, Bert Carlson - guitar, Tom Mitchell - guitar, Jan Knutson - guitar, David VanDeventer - Fiddle, John Previti - bass, Aimee Curl - vocals.
For tickets, go to dannyknicely.com/Store.html#winter, or purchase at the door.
Tickets: $20 with advance purchase on line, $25 at the door
Sunday, March 20, 2016 @ 7:00 PM -- General Admission

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