This is Aladdin as you've never seen it before. Aladdin and his love, the princess Adora, must outsmart an evil Magician who wants to use the genie in Aladdin's lamp for his nefarious schemes! Will he get away with it? Get ready for love, magic, and mystery in this production for all ages.
This marionette romp in which three brothers get the goat of a hen-pecked troll, in their attempts to trip-trap-tromp to where the grass is greener. Three variety numbers precede the performance, demonstrating the making of a simple hand puppet, and manipulation of rod puppets and marionettes, as an introduction to the art of puppetry.
Age recommendation: 3 1/2 years old to 9 years old; Running time: 40 minutes.
The Art Glass Center gallery's ongoing exhibitions feature the work of resident artists Diane Cabe, Christine Hekimian, Sue Hill, Michele Rubin, Bev and Zayde Sleph, and Janet Wittenberg. Sculpture, vessels, functional art, and jewelry are also for sale. Classes are taught year-round for both new and advanced students.
Steven Luu: Come & Share My Feelings
April 8 to 29, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, April 8, 3 to 5pm
Monday through Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture
Location: Park View Gallery (2nd Floor in the Arcade Building)
Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present Steven Luu: Come & Share My Feelings. This exhibition will feature 30 pieces of different media. Luu, who is a Wounded Warrior, has been doing glass work at the Art Glass Center.
The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!
Tonight Rich Goss calls to Tempest with Tim Ball, fiddle; Chuck Abell, guitar and mandolin; Eric Metzgar, drums and percussion.
Here's a chance for Balboa/Bal-Swing enthusiasts to dance to great DJ music on one of the best dance floors in the universe. Enjoy a casual, friendly atmosphere where you can Bal 'til your heart's content (but no one will mind if you throw in a little Lindy upon occasion, either!)
Drop-in beginner swing lesson at 8:30 pm with Dabe and Janelle Johnson, dance from 9 pm-11:30 pm.