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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Mar 27
Apr 27

Hansel & Gretel

daily thru Sunday, April 27, 2014  |  Glen Echo
10:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Humperdink’s children’s opera, full of magic, music and dazzling special effects. The puppets, lights, music and effects, are all operated… more

Humperdink's children's opera, full of magic, music and dazzling special effects. The puppets, lights, music and effects, are all operated by Christopher Piper, who also performs all the live vocal characterizations. The production has long been a favorite of children and their parents, and is an excellent introduction to musical story for children. Show runs Mar. 27 " Apr. 27, 2014. Times: Thursdays & Fridays at 10 & 11:30 a.m.; Saturdays & Sundays at 11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m. Recommended: K " Grade 6. Running time: 40 min. Call our box office at (301) 634-5380.

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

Apr 9
May 5

Once On This Island

daily thru Monday, May 5, 2014  |  Olney
12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

From the Tony Award-winning creators of RAGTIME and SEUSSICAL comes a glorious, Caribbean-infused family musical of enormous heart and magical… more

From the Tony Award-winning creators of RAGTIME and SEUSSICAL comes a glorious, Caribbean-infused family musical of enormous heart and magical wisdom. In almost non-stop song and dance, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND follows the storys young heroine, Ti Moune, on her quest to prove love is more powerful than the forces of prejudice, hatred and death. Full of capricious gods, island magic, and joyous dance numbers, Olneys production is directed by Alan Muraoka, proprietor of Sesame Streets Hoopers Store since 1997.

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: 32 to 65

Apr 27

Cinderella: The Remix (Sensory-Friendly Performance)

Sunday, April 27, 2014  |  Bethesda
11:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Cinderella lives in the basement of her Step Mamas house, mixing beats and dreaming of being a DJ. But in… more

Cinderella lives in the basement of her Step Mamas house, mixing beats and dreaming of being a DJ. But in Hip-Hop Hollywood, girls are not allowed to DJ and frontin is a crime. When the super-famous J-Prince announces auditions for his Jam, Cinderella disguises herself as a boy to get the gig. Will she ever be allowed to spin as her true self? Or will Cinderella be convicted of frontin and sentenced to solitary confinement with only the music of Kenny G for company?

presented by Imagination Stage

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

Price: $10

May 1
Jun 8

Pinocchio

daily Thursday, May 1, 2014 - Sunday, June 8, 2014  |  Glen Echo
10:00 AM to 10:45 AM

Rod puppets tell Carlo Collodis story of what it means to be real in the Puppet Co.s Pinocchio. Share the… more

Rod puppets tell Carlo Collodis story of what it means to be real in the Puppet Co.s Pinocchio. Share the trials and tribulations of the little live puppet as he finds, in one adventure after another, that the easy way isnt always the right way. Pinocchio sets out for school with the best of intentions, but something more interesting leads him off the straight and narrow path. Fox and Cat, a puppet show, and a coach ride to a land too good to be true distract Pinocchio in his quest to become a real boy.

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

May 2

DISNEY’s The Little Mermaid JR.

Friday, May 2, 2014  |  Damascus
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Journey under the sea with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disneys THE LITTLE MERMAID JR., adapted from Disneys 2008… more

Journey under the sea with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disneys THE LITTLE MERMAID JR., adapted from Disneys 2008 Broadway production. In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home " and her fins " behind and live in the world above. But first she'll have to defy her father King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that shes the girl whose enchanting voice hes been seeking. Memorable Songs: 'Under the Sea' & 'Part of Your World'.

presented by Damascus Theatre Company

Damascus Theatre Company
Damascus United Methodist Church
9700 New Church Street
Damascus, MD 20872
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Phone: 301-253-6210

Price: $10 Studen to $14 Genera

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