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

Posted on Jun 23,2017
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Lionel Richie will be at Wolf Trap on Tuesday. (Alan Silfen)

By Sarah Lane

ALEXANDRIA, VA. - Friday

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. wolftrap.org. $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. fairfaxva.gov. 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. castawaystheatre.org. 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. signature-theatre.org. $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. torpedofactory.org. $20.

Saturday

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. barnhousebrewery.com. $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. vineonthewaterfront.com. 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. metropolitanarts.org. $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. dcr.virginia.gov. 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. wapo.st/triocazzuto. 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. thestatetheatre.com. $18.

Sunday

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. arlingtonarts.org. 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. bluemont.org. $2-$5.

Monday

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. birchmere.com. $69.50.

Tuesday

Take Out Tuesday Concert Blues rock by Sarah Bennett Swanner. 6 p.m. Loy E. Harris Pavilion, 9201 Center St., Manassas. 703-361-9800. harrispavilion.com. 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. wolftrap.org. $45-$150.

Wednesday

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. jamminjava.com. $10-$20.

Source Washington post



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