Archives: ‘Arts & Style’

“DASHing Words in Motion” Call To The Community

December 18th, 2014 | [From: Announcements, Arts & Style]

The City of Alexandria Office of the Arts and the Alexandria Transit Company have joined forces to host a poetry contest “DASHing Words in Motion”.

The Little Theatre of Alexandria Youth Winter/Spring Classes

December 11th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

The Little Theatre of Alexandria Winter/Spring class registration is now available.

A Christmas Carol At LTA

December 9th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

One could thank Charles Dickens for, among other things, paperback novels, the revival of Christmas customs like carol singing and flaming puddings as well as heralding in “new” traditions such as Christmas trees and holiday cards.

A Broadway Christmas Carol

December 5th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

Kathy Feininger’s ode to Charles Dickens and “the great white way” is like a crash course in Stephen Sondheim, Rodgers and Hammerstein and Andrew Lloyd Webber.

2014 Holiday Events In Alexandria, Virginia

November 28th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Holiday Happenings]

Just minutes from Washington, DC, visitors can feel transported by an old fashioned sense of holiday wonder on Old Town Alexandria, Virginia’s brick-lined streets and historic waterfront, with festive events, twinkle-lit trees and shopping at local boutiques. NEW this year, the Waterskiing Santa comes to Old Town for the very first time, with a show on Christmas […]

The Arts Thrive At ARHA

November 25th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

The Arts thrive at Alexandria Redevelopment Housing Authority.

Rhinoceros

November 17th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

T. C. Williams High School's drama department should be quite proud of its production of Eugène Ionesco’s “Rhinoceros.” A rather obscure and difficult play, like its pachyderm namesake; it has some bumpy ugly parts, but ultimately conveys a certain beauty that shouldn’t be lost to the world.

Governor McAuliffe Announces Third Annual CiderWeekVA

November 14th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, From Richmond]

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that Nov. 14-23 will mark the third annual CiderWeekVA festival continuing the tradition of sharing delicious, locally fermented, artisanal ciders from across the Commonwealth.

Botanic Art At The Athenaeum: Preserving our Heritage

November 11th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

This exhibit features art representing native and heirloom plants of the region created by members of the Botanical Arts Society of the National Capital Region as selected by juror Susan Frei Nathan

In The Next Room

November 11th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

Kudos to Port City Playhouse and director Mary Ayala-Bush for going out on a limb and taking on such a daring topic, which, since its debut on Broadway in 2009, has been dubbed, “the vibrator play.”