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January

Andy Hawk & The Train Wreck Endings Andy Hawk & The Train Wreck Endings

Andy Hawk is a songwriter living in Hamilton, Virginia, but he really misses the North. He’s released seven CD’s of original material (3 with The Train Wreck Endings) to critical acclaim. He plays come solo acoustic shows, but also appears with Train Wreck Endings, an Americana/Blues/Folk-Rock group that brings his songs to the stage. Andy was born in Pittsburgh and has lived in Boston, Baltimore and Columbus, Ohio before settling below the Mason-Dixon Line.

Tickets: $20 All Seats. www.andyhawk.com
Saturday, January 24, 2015 @ 8:00P – General Admission

Last Ham Standing Last Ham Standing

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 Adult, $10 Student, $8 Child. Visit www.lastham.com or click below to buy online

Danny Knicely Danny Knicely

Danny Knicely returns to Franklin Park for his 9th annual “Big Winter Concert”. Danny continues to dazzle audiences with a variety of world-class musical performances. This year’s event features some of his most adventurous and explosively creative musical partners.
Tickets: $20 in advance, $22 at door – reserve by calling 540-338-7973
Saturday, January 31 @ 8:00PM

 

February 2015

Lovesick Blues:
The Life & Music of Hank Williams Sr.,
featuring Robbie Limon

Lovesick Blues is a 90-minute musical theater event which chronicles the significant phases of America’s most influential singer-songwriter as he drives his promising career to an early end. Robbie Limon gives an award-winning characterization of Williams’ life, supported on stage by a classic country-string quartet. All songs are full length renditions using instrumentsation and arrangements as recorded throughout the 1940s.
Tickets: $20 All Seats. Click below to purchase on-line

Main Street Theater presents: Take 2 Life in Review

The most important thing in life is love and this Valentine’s weekend we’re celebrating all the different kinds of love that bind us together, much like a patchwork quilt. Our quilt of characters will be sewn together through music that spans generations. Featuring talented singers and actors young and old, do a “Take Two” and watch “Life in Review”.
Tickets: $23 Adult, $20 Student/Senior Call 540-751-9588 or email your reservation to KarlahLouis@aol.com
Friday, February 13, 2015 @ 8:00PM
Saturday, February 14, 2015 @ 8:00PM
Sunday, February 15, 2015 @ 2:00PM

Last Ham Standing

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 Adult, $10 Student, $8 Child. Visit www.lastham.com or click below to buy online

Chinese New Year Event

Wear red, the lucky color, and celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Sheep. Traditional crafts and refreshments. Bob Brown Puppets will present a puppet show, Pandamonium, at 3:00 PM.
Admission: $8/person Register in Webtrac using activity #263714-01 or call 540-338-7973 for more information
Saturday, February 21, 2015 @ 1:00-4:00PM

Dance Matrix presents:
Riding on Courage

This dance performance about strength and courage benefiting SPROUT, a therapeutic riding center for individuals with special needs.
Tickets: $25/person for purchase at the door
Saturday, February 21, 2015 @ 7:30PM

The Edge:
An Evening of Dance

The Edge Performance company is a pre-professional contemporary dance company sponsored by Ballet Theater of Ashburn and Ashburn Academy of Dance. Ashburn Academy of Dance is a community ballet company established to bring dance performances to the residents of Loudoun County. The company provides the opportunity for dancers of all ages to participate in a variety of performances throughout the year. Ballet Theater of Ashburn brings the joy of dance to residents of nursing homes and retirement centers and performs at local festivals, libraries and bookstores within the community.
Tickets: $12/Adult, $8 student Reservations 703-723-8089
Saturday, February 28, 2015 @ 7:00PM

March 2015

LunasaLúnasa

Internationally recognized as the finest Irish instrumental band of recent times, Lunasa has performed around the world, appearing at venues including the White House, the Hollywood Bowl and the Sydney Opera House. Now on tour from Ireland, Lunasa is coming to Franklin Park to inaugurate a new tradition: a St. Patrick’s Day concert. Join us to hear the passion and virtuosity that has brought Lunasa to the forefront of authentic Celtic music.
A Gold Star Performance Sponsored by Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center
Tickets: $55 for main section, $45 for rear section

April 2015

Red Molly

American powerhouse vocal trio Red Molly is known for its gorgeous harmonies, musicianship, infectious song writing and warm stage presence. Laurie McAlister (bass) Abbie Gardner (Dobro) and Molly Venter (guitar) weave together the threads of American music: from folk roots to bluegrass, from heartbreaking ballads to barn-burning honky tonk, effortlessly blending their voices into their signature three part harmonies. Gracing stages from Denver to Denmark, and Austin to Australia, Red Molly is now appearing at Franklin Park. Their latest CD, “The Red Album”, released in May 2014, was featured in USA Today.

Tickets: $35 for main section, $25 for rear section

This Gold Star Performance is being sponsored by the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center, a non-profit organization which raises money to support Franklin Park Arts Center.

 

» View the schedule as published on webtrac.loudoun.gov