ART & CULTURE

October 22 at the Music Center at Strathmore Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra returns to Washington, D.C., with its signature concert experience that spans 5,000 years of classical music. The concert will take place on October 22, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, in Bethesda, Md. Shen Yun’s unique repertoire of all-original […]

Celebrating their 51st season, the Reston Community Players (RCP) announced their upcoming season with exciting plays for everyone. From Elton John and Tim Rice’s AIDA, with an unforgettable score, to Peter and the Starcatcher, a magical and hilarious tale of fantasy, to Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, one of the most successful plays of […]

Each fall, the Reston community is invited to “Discover the World” at the Reston Multicultural Festival. This signature Reston event celebrates the diversity of our community and the multitude of perspectives and histories that bring to life the vision Reston founder Robert E. Simon had for this unique place. The 2017 Reston Multicultural Festival returns […]

Since transitioning from a community theatre to a professional one just four short years ago, a lot has happened with NextStop Theatre Company, including the launch of almost 40 productions, several prestigious Helen Hayes nominations, and two Helen Hayes awards wins! There’s a lot to be said about this little theatre that could. For 25 […]

Reston Community Center (RCC) announced the 2017–2018 Professional Touring Artist Series at the CenterStage, located at Reston Community Center Hunters Woods. The season includes inspiring activists, captivating musicians, riveting theatre and dynamic dancers. “It is my honor and pleasure to unveil the next Professional Touring Artist Series at the CenterStage,” says RCC Director of Arts […]

This September 16, 2017, Public Art Reston will host, in partnership with Reston Town Center, its fourth annual chalk festival, ChalkFest at Reston Town Center. This community-building event invites artists of all skill levels to participate in this temporary street art festival. Participants can register in three categories including Families/Kids, Amateur Artists, and Professional Artists, […]

At the end of its 50th season, Reston Community Players continues bringing high-caliber plays to the Reston Community Center’s CenterStage much to our delight! “Private Lives,” a Tony Award-winning play by Noël Coward, was presented in May under the keen direction of Adam Konowe, and with the skilled production of Laura Baughman. With excellent production […]

Pat Macintyre and Charlie Chappell

Mark your calendars! Reston Art Gallery & Studios (RAGS) is a Reston icon that, throughout the years and under Pat Macintyre’s ownership, has been home to beautiful works of art, including painting, sculpture, jewelry, and photography. Every month, the studio showcases exhibits by different artists, starting with a reception open to the public where guests […]