Archives: ‘Arts & Style’

PLAYFEST 2014 Tours For Two Days Throughout Alexandria

November 4th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

The PLAYFEST is an annual arts event held in the city of Alexandria since 2011. It is a festival that focuses on novice to lesser known playwrights whose work has not been produced.

November Book Talks At The Athenaeum

November 3rd, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

November books talks begin Nov. 9 at the Athenaeum

November Events At The Athenaeum

October 29th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

Storytelling Performance  The Hello Girls, A Surprising World War 1 StoryWritten and told by Ellouise Schoettler Tuesday, Nov. 4 / 7p.m.The Hello Girls played a key role in winning the Allied victories in France, then they faced another battle on the home front! Admission $10    Second Thursday Live Meigs HodgeThursday, Nov. 13, 7p.m.Meigs Hodge explores delta and […]

Rocky Horror Show

October 28th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Other News]

It’s astounding and the time is indeed fleeting as madness takes control of the Little Theatre of Alexandria this Halloween season. The bawdy stage adaptation of perennial cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Show,” is sure to be a hit with longtime fans, although perhaps a bit of shock to Rocky “virgins” and regular LTA audiences.

Photographer Michelle Rogers Blurs The Line Between Past And Present

October 27th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

Photographer Michelle Rogers blurs the line between past and present by coupling images of vintage postcards with her own photographs.

Legendary Reflections

October 23rd, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style, Schools]

Under the direction of Charles Barrett Elementary School Reflections coordinators Anna Jaeger and Kate Knysh, four Living Legends of Alexandria were invited to the school’s PTA Reflections Art Night on Oct. 15.

Rescue Me, A Del Ray Artisans’ Gallery Without Walls Art Exhibit At The Vola Lawson Animal Shelter

October 21st, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

“Rescue Me” art exhibit opens on Oct. 27, 2014 at the Vola Lawson Animal Shelter, as a part of Del Ray Artisans’ Gallery Without Walls program, in partnership with the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria

The Athenaeum Presents Poems And Stories Of Edgar Allan Poe

October 13th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

Actors from Guillotine Theatre will read stories and poems by Edgar Allen Poe on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 7p.m.

New Exhibition, ‘The Art Of Living,’ Opening At Washington’s Airports

October 13th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

The artistic vision of Anne Arundel Community College students is brought to life through ‘The Art of Living,’ a new exhibit on display now at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, and moving to Washington Dulles International Airport later this fall.

Saving An Old Part Of Old Town

October 10th, 2014 | [From: Arts & Style]

Unless you’ve lived in Alexandria for most of your adult life, you have little idea how much this town has changed in the past half century.