Archives: ‘Arts & Style’

Open House And Holiday Party, Holiday Ceramics Sale And More

December 1st, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Join us at The Art League’s Madison Annex and kick-off the holiday season with live music, great artwork, artist demos, a wearable art fashion show and more!

More December Events At The Athenaeum

November 29th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Scottish Country Dancing is the social dancing of Scotland, a tradition that dates back to the 1700s and is globally promoted today by the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, which is headquartered in Edinburgh.

Local Author Thursday With Barbara Cousens

November 29th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

“Local Author Thursday” at The Old Town Shop features Barbara Cousens on Thursday, Nov. 30. She will be talking about her book “My Alexandria Tales” and signing copies.

December Bagels And Bach Concert Series

November 27th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

The next Bagels and Bach Concert is scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 3, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron Street.  You will enjoy classical music, your children will become aware and will learn how to appreciate classical music, and you will be treated to a light brunch.

Small Works Show Opens In The Associates Gallery

November 27th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

TAG presents a Small Works show, just in time for the Holidays! This mixed media exhibition, featuring the work of nine Torpedo Factory Artists, will open in TAG (Gallery 311) at the Torpedo Factory Art Center on Nov. 28, 2017

The Athenaeum’s Inaugural Civil War Authors Series

November 27th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Three local Civil War authors. Three acclaimed titles. Three winter dates. 

Christmas At The Old Bull And Bush At MetroStage

November 17th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style, Holiday Happenings]

The Old Bull and Bush is back! Originally in the Old Vat Room at Arena Stage (six years from 1997-2002) writer, director, and actor Catherine Flye will be transferring her troupe and joining with two of the actors from MetroStage’s Broadway Christmas Carol.

Synetic Family Theater Returns With Hansel & Gretel

November 17th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Synetic Theater’s production of Hansel & Gretel is the perfect Holiday outing for the young, and the young at heart. This wordless Family Theater production is recommended for all ages. The show opens Dec. 1 and runs through Dec. 23.

Swedish Artist Karin Lithell’s Works Explore The Meaning Of Home​, Migration​

November 17th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Swedish artist Karin Lithell layers text over acrylic and oil paintings to pose the ineffable questions: what makes a home a home? How do you make a home for yourself when you’ve been forced to move?

Alexandria Cider Festival at The Lloyd House November 18

November 14th, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

Celebrate Virginia Cider Week (Nov. 10–19) in Alexandria with a special tasting festival at historic Lloyd House on Saturday, Nov. 18 between 2 and 6 p.m. This event includes cider tastings, live music, a tasting glass, and a little history too.