ART & CULTURE

MPAartfest Set for October 3, 2021 in McLean Central Park, also Online

The McLean Project for the Arts will host its annual MPAartfest on Sunday, October 3 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at McLean Central Park. Now in its 15th year, MPAartfest transforms Central Park into a lively landscape of mini art galleries showcasing and offering for sale the work of juried artists from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. […]

2021 Reston Multicultural Festival Performers and Activities Announced

It is time to “Discover the World in Reston” as the annual Reston Multicultural Festival returns on September 25, 2021. This signature Reston event honors our community’s diversity and brings to life the vision that Reston founder Robert E. Simon had for the unique Northern Virginia community. The 2021 Reston Multicultural Festival will be held […]

Out and About: Concerts & Events in Tysons

See what live concerts and events are coming up for the fall. Wolf Trap Filene Center Concerts  1551 Trap Road, Vienna, VA 22182 www.wolftrap.org Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit Waxahatchee 9/14 7:30pm TIX START AT $47 “One of the finest poets working in American music” (Rolling Stone), Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit returns to […]

Capital One Hall Set to Provide Great Entertainment in Tysons

Tysons will soon be home to some great entertainment in our area, as the Capital One Hall, a cornerstone of the broader Capital One Center development, is set to open this fall offering concerts, comedy shows and top Broadway productions. Located at 7750 Capital One Tower Road, just steps away from the Silver Line’s McLean […]

Reston Art Gallery and Studios presents “Illuminations” by Rosemarie Forsythe

September 4 – 29 The month-long show “Illuminations” will focus on mixed-media works by Rosemarie Forsythe, influenced by her life abroad and her ongoing celebration of nature and the power of ideas. Forsythe’s work employs acrylics, flashe, venetian plaster, or gold leaf on canvas to convey symbols and math/science equations in a style reminiscent of […]

3AM: Time Sensitive

On View August 28, 2021 – January 8, 2021  Time Sensitive includes three time-based media works that invite the viewer to examine the depths of global empathy and solidarity. Two of them, Civil War (2021) and With Avarice (2021) are new works completed in 2021 during the military coup period in Myanmar. Both videos capture the artists entangled in movements […]

“Engage Nepal” to support Covid Crisis Relief for Nepal hosted by Reston Art Gallery and Studios, September 1 and 2

Reception: Wednesday, September 1, 5-7pm At an iconic Reston landmark, artists are hosting an event to support a global cause. A special show of more than fifty works by international artists will be presented by retired U.S. Ambassador Scott DeLisi and his organization, Engage Nepal, at Reston Art Gallery and Studios (RAGS). All are welcome […]

NextStop Theatre Announces Major Programming and Policy Changes Due to Covid-19 Resurgence

Due to the recent resurgence of Covid-19 cases in our community, NextStop Theatre has been very carefully considering how to balance their passionate desire to return to producing live, theatrical performances while simultaneously continuing to prioritize the health and safety of their staff, artists, patrons, and community. It is with this dual focus in mind […]