The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra warmly welcomes to its team Paul A. Frank as Executive Director. Frank has experience in strategic planning and fundraising, with strengths in community building and arts management.
Music in the Gallery: Children's Chorus of Washington Dec. 8, 2016 - 7:30 p.m. Widely recognized as one of the country’s leading youth choruses, CCW provides outstanding choral music education to young vocalists, ages 6-18, from throughout metropolitan Washington, DC, regardless of their background, economic status, or prior experience. From its first year as a
From a pelt made of keys to a concrete tube lined with shag carpet, the new exhibition in Target Gallery, the contemporary exhibition space for the Torpedo Factory Art Center, turns an eye toward the future of textile art. Material as Medium is on view Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, through Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.
The Alexandria Black History Museum will host a Kwanzaa Workshop on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m. The cost is $3 per person and content is appropriate for all ages. Reservations are encouraged but not required.
The Music Department at the Alexandria Campus of Northern Virginia Community College will host its Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6 at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 4915 East Campus Dr., Alexandria, VA 22311.
Join the Alexandria-Caen Sister Cities committee for a lecture by Guy Sorman, Professor, Philosopher, Economist, Renowned Author, Publisher of France-Amérique, will share reflections on the repercussions in France and in Europe of the U.S. election and discuss his experiences in France and the United States as a new American citizen from his latest book, J’aurais voulu être français.
Educational Theatre Company partners with Glebe Elementary students to create an original musical based on the works of Hugh Lofting. On Dec 8 and 9, the play, entitled Dr. Dolittle, features the work of over 50 students. Dr. Dolittle is first ETC Main Stage Residency at Glebe Elementary.
The Art League’s popular Holiday Ceramics Sale features hundreds of one-of-a-kind ceramic pieces created 40 students and associates of The Art League. Pieces range from functional to sculptural in purpose, and from classical to whimsical in style. These affordable, unique, and handmade creations are perfect for holiday gift giving.