Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Throughout the year, Montgomery County’s towns, both large and small, offer special events with something for everyone. From the Sugarloaf Craft Festivals which showcase talented craft designers and fine artists to the annual Taste of Bethesda featuring scrumptious samplings from more than 50 restaurants, Montgomery County is a treasure-trove of fun.

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Jun 25
Aug 10

The BFG

daily thru Sunday, August 10, 2014  |  Bethesda
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Little orphan Sophie cant sleep. When she peeks out the window, she is surprised to see a giant. Hes surprised… more

Little orphan Sophie cant sleep. When she peeks out the window, she is surprised to see a giant. Hes surprised to see her too and whisks Sophie away to his home in Giant Country. But this is no ordinary giant; Sophies giant is the worlds ONLY friendly giant. He operates in the strictest of secrecy to bring good dreams to the human world. Other giants steal and have a nasty habit of eating children! To save the children of England, Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant (BFG) embark on a magical journey to Buckingham Palace.

presented by Imagination Stage

Imagination Stage
4908 Auburn Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Phone: 301-280-1660

Price: 10

Jul 15
Aug 4

The Tempest

daily thru Monday, August 4, 2014  |  Olney
12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor… more

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor space, the Root Family Stage. In celebration of their 65th consecutive year of touring, well be returning to an old format weve used in the past, in which National Players veterans compose half of the cast of this professional show, mentoring current National Players who take the younger roles.

presented by Olney Theatre Center

Olney Theatre Center
2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd
Olney, MD 20832
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Phone: 301-924-3400

Price: FREE to 20

Jul 17
Aug 10

Dani Girl

daily thru Sunday, August 10, 2014  |  Silver Spring
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

When Dani, a precocious nine year old, loses her hair to leukemia, she embarks on a magical journey to get… more

When Dani, a precocious nine year old, loses her hair to leukemia, she embarks on a magical journey to get it back--along with her imaginary friend Raph and fellow patient Marty. Simultaneously hilarious and heartbreaking, Dani Girl is an inspirational tale of life in the face of death, hope in the face of despair, and the indomitable power of the human imagination. With music by Michael Kooman, and book/lyrics by Christopher Dimond, Dani Girl has been developed at the Kennedy Center, American Conservatory Theater, the Festival of New American Musicals, and the ASCAP/Disney Musical Theatre Workshop.

presented by Unexpected Stage Company

Unexpected Stage Company
4010 Randolph Road
Randolph Road Theater
Silver Spring, MD 20902
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Phone: 301-337-8290

Price: 10 to 25

Jul 24
Aug 31

Little Red Riding Hood/3 Little Pigs

daily Thursday, July 24, 2014 - Sunday, August 31, 2014  |  Glen Echo
10:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Whats so bad about the Big Bad Wolf? At last B.B. (Big Bad) Wolfe tells his side of the story,… more

Whats so bad about the Big Bad Wolf? At last B.B. (Big Bad) Wolfe tells his side of the story, in rap, no less. Has the notorious pork poacher and grandma impersonator gotten a bum rap, or is he truly deserving of his moniker? You be the judge! This tongue-in-cheek version of two childrens favorites uses humor and music to explore our fear of things we dont understand. This is one of our most popular and funniest productions, and includes lots of audience participation. Show runs from July 24 " Aug. 31, 2014.

presented by the Puppet Co. Playhouse

the Puppet Co.
7300 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo, MD 20812
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Phone: 301-634-5380

Price: $10.00

Jul 25
Jul 27

Legally Blonde, The Musical

daily Friday, July 25, 2014 - Sunday, July 27, 2014  |  Silver Spring
7:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Based on the 2001 hit movie, this high-energy musical follows Delta Nu sorority sister Elle Woods on a search for… more

Based on the 2001 hit movie, this high-energy musical follows Delta Nu sorority sister Elle Woods on a search for love that leads her right into the heat of Harvard Law School and a big-name trial. Join our talented cast of students for this hilarious Broadway musical that will have you dancing in the aisles in no time. This much fun should not be legal! Four performances - visit www.thehighwoodtheatre.org for more information and tickets!

presented by The Highwood Theatre

The Highwood Theatre
914 Silver Spring Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Phone: 301-587-0697

Price: 17.00

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