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Musical Evening Series: Ariel Quartet with Roger Tapping

Musical Evening Series: Ariel Quartet with Roger Tapping

Friday, January 28 at 8 p.m.

Presented in Partnership with the Embassy of Israel

The Ariel Quartet has performed extensively in Israel, Europe, and North America, at such venues as the Musée du Louvre in Paris, Kaisersaal in Frankfurt (“…a tour de force…” –Frankfurter Allgemeine), Neue Galerie in New York City, and Jordan Hall in Boston. Master violist Roger Tapping, a member of the Grammy-Award winning Takács Quartet for 10 years, joins the group for the performance of a Mozart quintet.

Program: Beethoven, String Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3; Alban Berg, String Quartet,Op. 3; Mozart, Viola Quintet in D Major, K. 593 with Roger Tapping.

Fore more information, please visit http://programs.corcoran.org/products/musical-evening-series-ariel-quartet-with-roger-tapping.

Bethesda Literary Festival Essay & Short Story Contest

Bethesda Literary Festival Essay & Short Story Contest

WRITERS HAVE OPPORTUNITY TO SHINE WITH BETHESDA ESSAY AND SHORT STORY CONTESTS

The Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. (BUP) and Bethesda Magazine have partnered to honor writers at the 2011 Bethesda Literary Festival, held April 15-17, 2011.  Adults age 18 and over and young adults (grades 9-12) can write a 500-word essay about a moment of epiphany and/or a 4,000-word short story on any topic for the Bethesda Literary Festival’s Essay & Short Story Contest.

Holiday Magic at the Movies

Some big screen classics are as much a part of the holiday season as gingerbread houses and generously spiked eggnog.  I mean, watching Flick’s tongue get stuck to the flag pole is practically inked on the Christmas calendar.  You’re probably used to catching the seasonal cinema at home on a cable channel as you fold laundry or take care of some other house chore.  Well, how about making it a little more magical this year — for both you and the kids?

Attend the Red Carpet Premiere of Collide

Attend the Red Carpet Premiere of Collide

Collide, the new motion picture from DMV filmmaker Master June Daguiso, will premiere this Sunday at the Burke Theater. Collide is the latest action film from the Virginia resident and martial arts expert, who also stars. The movie tells the story of three criminals from different cultures whose paths inexorably cross in the U.S. Although an indie film, Collide has been three years in the making and was partially shot on location in El Salvador.

Collide will have its red carpet premiere this Sunday December 19 with showings at 11AM and 2PM. As of this writing, the 11AM showing is nearly sold out. Tickets are $15, but contact me for info on how to get in for half price.

DC Bartender wins National Model Search

DC Bartender wins National Model Search

 

Town of Bel Air Selected as 19th Arts and Entertainment District (Joining Bethesda, Frederick, more)

Town of Bel Air Selected as 19th Arts and Entertainment District (Joining Bethesda, Frederick, more)

ANNAPOLIS, MD (December 9, 2010) Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that the Town of Bel Air has been selected to join the State’s Arts and Entertainment (A&E) Program. Administered by the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development (DBED) through the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC), the program provides tax benefits designed to boost economic devel

Bethesda Art Walk - Dec. 10

Bethesda Art Walk - Dec. 10

Warm Up With the Bethesda Art Walk
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