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Going Out Guide for Northern Virginia, June 23-28, 2017

Posted on Jun 23,2017
Filed Under Entertainment , Local Style,

Lionel Richie will be at Wolf Trap on Tuesday. (Alan Silfen)

By Sarah Lane


Pirate School!
David Engel, a.k.a. Captain Billy Bones, entertains with magic, slapstick and sound effects. 10:30 a.m. Wolf Trap, Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $10.

Rock the Block!
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for an outdoor concert featuring rock by the Rockets. The monthly event includes a splash pad, beer garden and food vendors. 6:30 p.m. Through Oct. 27. Old Town Square, 3999 University Dr., Fairfax. Free.

“Jane Eyre” Castaways Youth Theatre stages the drama, based on Charlotte Brontë’s novel. 7:30 p.m. Through Saturday. Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. ­703-232-1710. Free-$12.

Bowen McCauley Dance The troupe finishes its season with works including the ­six-person “Le Café Carambole” and “El Cant dels Ocells.” 8 p.m. Through Saturday. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. $40-$100.

Story District Favorites Scott Hollingsworth hosts an evening of storytellers, including Graham Campbell, Andrea Jones and Keith Mellnick. 8 p.m. Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. ­703-838-4565. $20.


Smokehouse Live Pitmaster Event Series: Prep, Grill and Chill Pitmaster Jim Foss shares his barbecue secrets, along with games. Noon, concert by Dave Mininberg at 3 p.m. Barnhouse Brewery, 43271 Spinks Ferry Rd., Leesburg. 703-675-8480. $40.

Vine on the Waterfront The annual event features samples of local food and wine, restaurant competitions, demonstrations, classes, artisans and live entertainment. Noon-6 p.m. Oronoco Bay Park, 100 Madison St., Alexandria. ­703-624-0245. Food or wine tasting $20.

“Enchanted” Metropolitan School of the Arts presents a musical about a fairy-tale princess lost in modern Manhattan. 1 and 7 p.m. Through Sunday. Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 4915 E. Campus Dr., Alexandria. 703-339-0444. $21-$23.

Music at the Marina The U.S. Army Band Downrange plays the latest rock, pop, country and R&B hits, as well as patriotic arrangements. 7 p.m. Leesylvania State Park, 2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Dr., Woodbridge. 703-730-8205. Free, parking $7.

Trio Cazzuto
Clarinetist Richard Spece, cellist Tobias Werner and pianist Rachel Franklin perform Beethoven and Brahms trios. 7:30 p.m. St. Mary’s Lyceum, 313 Duke St., Alexandria. Free, donations accepted.

The Legwarmers Relive the music and big hair of the 1980s at this dance party. 9:30 p.m. State Theatre, 220 N. Washington St., Falls Church. 703-237-0300. $18.


Arlington Philharmonic: “Pops for Pets” An outdoor concert to benefit the Arlington Philharmonic and Animal Welfare League of Arlington. 6 p.m. Lubber Run Amphitheater, North Second and North Columbus streets, Arlington. 703-228-1850. Free, donations accepted.

Bluemont Concert Series
Bring a lawn chair or blanket for the Martinsburg Jazz Orchestra. 7 p.m. Loudoun County Courthouse, 18 E. Market St., Leesburg. 540-955-8186. $2-$5.


Rosanne Cash and Band
The singer-songwriter and eldest daughter of Johnny Cash performs music from her catalogue, including songs from her latest album, “The River & the Thread.” 7:30 p.m. The Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-549-7500. $69.50.


Take Out Tuesday Concert Blues rock by Sarah Bennett Swanner. 6 p.m. Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St., Manassas. 703-361-9800. Free.

Lionel Richie
Formerly with the Commodores, the singer-songwriter is known for hits “All Night Long” and “Hello.” 8 p.m. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-255-1900. $45-$150.


Jammin Java Local Scene
Deep Creek, Thrillkiller, Never Born to Follow, and Woody Woodworth & the Rebel City perform. 7 p.m. Jammin Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. 877-987-6487. $10-$20.

Source Washington post

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