Special Performance Calendar


Children’s Theatre

Ashburn Academy of Ballet

[email protected]

703-723-8089

21690 Red Rum Drive #172

Ashburn, VA 20147

Season Includes: “The Nutcracker” onstage at Dominion High School on Saturday, December 19, 2009 @ 5:00pm

BalletNova Center for Dance

www.Balletnova.org

[email protected]

703-778-3008

3443 Carlin Springs Rd.

Falls Church, VA 22041

Season includes: “The Nutcracker at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre” Arlington. Dec. 3-6 2009. For tickets, go to www.BalletNova.org, or call 703-778-3008. “Nutcracker Tea” at the Westin Arlington. Sun., Dec. 20, 2 PM-4 PM. Full tea plus a mini-performance by BalletNova Center for Dance. Price Range: $55, $35 for ages 4-12, $15 for ages under 4.

Ballet Petite

4701 Sangamore Rd., M10

Bethesda, MD • 301-229-6882

11325 Seven Locks Rd.

Potomac, MD • 301-983-2459

367 Main St., Suite 100

Gaithersburg, MD

6645 Old Dominion Dr.

McLean, VA • 703-652-7775

www.balletpetite.com

Season Includes: “The Nutcracker” – Fri., Dec. 11 at 7 pm, Sat., Dec. 12 at 11 am, 2 pm & 7 pm, Sun., Dec. 13 at 2 pm & 5 pm at the Greenburg Theatre at American University. Tickets: American.tix.com or call 202-885-2587. Price Range: General Admission-$18.

Berrend Dance Centre

www.berrenddancecentre.com

3460 Olney-Laytonsville Rd., Ste 210

Olney, MD • 301-774-3032

Season includes: Performing Olney Ballet Theatre’s “The Nutcracker” December 11th-26th at the Olney Theater in Olney, MD

The Center for Ballet Arts (Ballet Arts Ensemble)

www.thecenterforballetarts.com

[email protected]

11215 H Lee Highway

Fairfax, VA 22030 • 703-273-5344

Season Includes: “Nutcracker in a Nutshell” at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 3001 N. Beauregard St., NOVA, Alexandria Campus on Sat., Dec. 19 at 3 pm & 7:30 pm and Sun., Dec. 20 at 3 pm. Price Range: $20 and seating is reserved.

Children’s Chorus of Washington

4626 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Suite 100

Washington, DC • 202-237-1005

http://childrenschorus.com

Season Includes: “An American Holiday” – Sat., Dec. 19 at 4 pm (Bel Canto Chorus & Concert Chorus) and Sun., Dec. 20 at 4 pm (Treble Chorus & Concert Chorus) at the National City Christian Church, 5 Thomas Circle, NW, Washington, DC (14th St. & Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC). Price Range: $10, $25 & $50.

Dance Place

www.danceplace.org

202-269-1600

3225 8th Street NE

Washington, DC 20017

Season Includes: “Carla & Company” – Sat., Dec. 5 at 8 pm (Family Series) and Sun., Dec. 6 at 4 pm (Family Series) — “Lesole Maine Dance Projects” – Sat., Dec. 12 at 8 pm and Sun., Dec. 13 at 4 pm — “Kwanzaa Celebration” – Sat., Dec. 19 at 8 pm, Sun., Dec. 20 at 2 pm (Family Series), Sun., Dec. 20 at 7 pm. Price Range: $22 General Admission, $17 Members, Students, Teachers (PreK-12), Professional Artists & Seniors, $8 for children 17 & under – unless noted otherwise. Family Series – each paying adult can reserve a free ticket for one child 12 and under.

Elden Street Players Theatre for Young Audiences

www.eldenstreetplayers.org

703-481-5930

Season includes: “Metamorphoses” Mar. 19-Apr. 10, 2010 “Rent” Jul. 30-Aug. 21, 2010

Imagination Stage

www.imaginationstage.org

[email protected]

301-280-1660

4908 Auburn Avenue

Bethesda, MD 20814

Season Includes: “Disney’s Mulan” November 25,2009- January 10, 2010. Enjoyed by ages 4+; single tickets:$10-$21; Group Discounts for parties 10+

The Joan Izzo Academy of Dance

14231 Willard Road, Suite 1000

Chantilly, VA 20151

703-327-8402

www.joanizzodance.org

Season Includes: “The Kingdom of Sweets” from The Nutcracker and “Holiday Rhythms”: A Seasonal Medley of Movement and Sound at The Ernst Cultural Center, Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, VA on Sat., Dec. 5, 2009 at 11 am and 2 pm. Price Range: $15/each. To reserve tickets, email [email protected] or contact Cynthia Davenport at 703-815-7558.

Kennedy Center Performances for Young Audiences

2700 F St., NW • 202-467-4600

Washington, DC 20566

www.kennedy-center.org

Season Includes: “Teddy Roosevelt and the Ghostly Mistletoe” – Dec. 5-Dec. 30, “NSO Teddy Bear Concert: Bears, Bears Everywhere” – Jan. 9, “Ensemble Connections: MORE Science and Music” – Jan. 10 in the Family Theater. Price Range: All seats are $18.

McLean Community Players

1234 Ingleside Ave

McLean, VA • 703-790-9223

www.mcleanplayers.org

Season Includes: “It’s a Wonderful Life: Radio Play” Dec. 11- Dec. 19, 2009 – “Jerry’s Girls” – April 23- May 8, 2010 – “Little Women” – Jul 16-Jul 31, 2010 Price Range: $16-$19

Metropolitan Ballet Theatre

10076 Darnestown Road Suite 202

Rockville, MD 20850

301-762-1757

www.mbtdance.org

Season Includes: “The Nutcracker” at the Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD on Dec. 4 at 7 pm, Dec. 5 at 3 pm & 7 pm, Dec. 6 at 1 pm & 5 pm, Dec. 12 at 1 pm & 5 pm, Dec. 13 at 1 pm & 5 pm. For tickets call 240-567-5301 or visit www.montgomerycollege.edu/pac.

Mount Vernon Community Children’s Theatre

1900 Elkin St., Suite 270

Alexandria, VA • 703-360-0686

www.mvcct.org

Season Includes: “The Canterville Ghost” – Feb 13, 19, 20 @ 7:30 pm, Feb 14, 20 @ 3 pm – “Peter Pan” March 12, 13, 19 @ 7:30 pm, March 14, 21 @ 3 pm

Olney Ballet Theatre

Olney Theatre Center’s Historic Stage

2001 Olney Sandy Spring Road

Olney, MD • 301-774-9850

www.olneytheatre.org

Season Includes: “The Nutcracker” – Fri, Dec. 11 at 7:30 pm (Girl Scout Night), Sat., Dec. 12 at 2 pm & 7 pm, Sun., Dec. 13 at 1 pm (Nutcracker Tea), Fri., Dec. 18 at 7:30 pm, Sat., Dec. 19 at 2 pm & 7 pm, Sun., Dec. 20 at 1 pm & 6 pm, Wed., Dec. 23 at 7:30 pm, Thurs., Dec. 24 at 1 pm, Sat., Dec. 26 at 2 pm & 7 pm. Price Range: Adults – $35, Students – $15.

Pied Piper Theatre

9419 Battle Street

Mannassas,VA 20110 • 703-330-2787

www.center-for-the-arts.org/piedpiper/

Season Includes: “Disney’s Geppetto and Son” Saturday Jan. 23rd, 30th, 7:30 pm Sunday Jan 24th, 31st 4pm Price Range: $8

The Puppet Co. Playhouse

7300 MacArthur Blvd.

Glen Echo, MD • 301-634-5380

www.thepuppetco.org

Season Includes: “The Nutcracker” – Nov. 27-Dec. 31, 2009, Thurs. & Fri. shows at 10 am & 11:30 am, Sat. show at 11:30 am & 1 pm. Price Range: $10.

World Children’s Choir

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church

4250 N. Glebe Rd.

Arlington, VA

703-883-0920

www.worldchildrenschoir.org

[email protected]

Season Includes: Holiday Concert – “The Peace of Christmas” – Sat., Dec. 19, 7 PM-9 PM. Price Range: Adults: $20, Seniors/Students 12 & up: $15, Children: 3-11: $10.

General Theatre

A Class Act – Acting for Young People & Adults, Inc.

www.afyp.org[email protected]

703-307-5332

Location: Fairfax, VA

Area Served: DC, MD & VA

Ages Served: Ages 5 – Adult

Season Includes: Carol vs. Christmas, Dec. 19 & 20.

Arena Stage

Crystal City and The Lincoln Theatre

202-488-3300 • www.arena-stage.org

Season includes: “The Fantasticks” – Nov. 20, 2009 -Jan. 10, 2010 at the Lincoln Theatre – “Stick Fly” Jan. 1 – Feb. 7, 2010 in Crystal City – “The Light in the Piazza” Mar. 5-Apr. 25, 2010 in Crystal City – Price: $25 to $69

Ford’s Theatre

511 10th St. NW • 202-347-4833

Washington, DC 20004

www.fordstheatre.org

Season includes: “A Christmas Carol” – Nov. 23, 2009 -Jan. 3, 2010 – “Mark Russell” Feb. 17-20, 2010 – “Little Shop of Horrors” – Mar. 12-May 22, 2010 Price Range: $10 to $55 for most shows, Tickets to “A Christmas Carol” run $16 to $65

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

2700 F St. NW • 202-467-4600

Washington, DC 20566

www.kennedy-center.org

Season includes: “Young Frankenstein” Dec. 15, 2009- Jan. 10, 2010 – “Golden Age” – Mar. 12-Apr. 4, 2010 — “Shear Madness” – Sep. 29, 2009-Feb. 28, 2010 Price Range: Ticket prices vary. Approx. $58 to $110 depending on performance and location.

The Little Theatre of Alexandria

600 Wolfe St

Alexandria, VA

Information:

703-683-5778

Reservations:

703-683-0496

www.thelittletheatre.com

Season Includes: “Plaid Tidings” – Dec 3- Dec 20, 2009 – “Dog Sees God” — Nov 27- Dec 19, 2009 — “Chicago” – Feb. 27- March 20, 2010 – Price Range: $15-$20

Mount Vernon Community Children’s Theatre

1900 Elkin St., Ste. 270

Alexandria, VA

703-360-0686

www.mvcct.org

Season Includes: “The Canterville Ghost” – Feb 13, 19, 20 @ 7:30 pm, Feb 14, 20 @ 3 pm – “Peter Pan” – March 12, 13, 19 @ 7:30 pm – March 14, 21 @ 3 pm

Olney Theatre Center

2001 Olney-Sandy

Spring Rd., Olney, MD

301-924-3400

www.olneytheatre.org

Season includes: “Bus Must Stop”

Feb. 17-Mar. 14, 2010 – “Triumph of Love” – Apr. 14-May 9, 2010 – Price Range: $26 to $49

Round House Theatre

4545 East West Hwy.

Bethesda, MD 20814

8641 Colesville Rd.

Silver Spring, MD 20910

240-640-1100

www.roundhousetheatre.org

Season includes: “Look Out Below!” Dec. 4 – 6, 11 – 13, 18 – 20, 2009, “My Name is Asher Lev” – Mar. 17-Apr. 11, 2010 — Price Range: $25 to $60

Shakespeare Theatre Company

450 Seventh St. NW

Washington DC, 20004

610 F St. NW

Washington DC, 20004 • 202-547-1122

www.shakespearetheatre.org

Season includes: “As You Like It” – Nov. 17-Dec. 20, 2009 – “The Liar” – Apr. 6-May 23, 2010 — Price Range: $20 to $82

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts

1645 Trap Rd.

Vienna, VA 22182

703-255-1900 • www.wolftrap.org

Season includes: “The Holiday Sing-A-Long” at the Filene Center on Sun., Dec. 6 at 4 pm-5:30 pm. Free Event. Collecting toy donations for Toys for Tots but not required for admission.

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