ART & CULTURE

Reduced Shakespeare Company to Return to Reston

RCC Invites Audiences to Enjoy ‘The Remote Shakespeare Company’ Reston Community Center invites audiences to join the Reduced Shakespeare Company on July 12, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. for a remote live-streaming experience of subversive and joyful entertainment: The Reduced Shakespeare Company in An Afternoon with the Remote Shakespeare Company. Reduced Shakespeare Company co-artistic directors Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor will tell RSC […]

‘Community Theatre Thrives’ Telethon To Provide Critical Support To Regional Theatre Companies

Virtual fundraising telethon unites DMV community theatres, prominent personalities In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, community theatre companies in the Washington, DC metropolitan area will come together July 17-18 to raise crucial funds via a live streamed telethon. Participating companies hail from localities throughout the greater Capital region, all representing a vitally important sector […]

Public Art Reston launches Public Art Explorer learning art adventures

Just in time for summer adventures, Public Art Reston is launching a new online series of art activity pages filled with interactive learning experiences for children and their families. Designed for the whole family to look, learn and create together, Public Art Reston’s Public Art Explorer program is packed with absorbing, interactive, and fun things for all […]

Thoreau’s Ensemble by Ben Volta Placed in the 2020 CODAawards Top 100!

The 2020 CODAawards jury has selected Thoreau’s Ensemble by Ben Volta among this year’s Top 100 finalists, representing the best design and art projects. This year, 446 projects from 30 countries were submitted to the awards, which recognize design projects demonstrating the most successful integration of commissioned art into an interior, architectural, or public space. […]

Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) offers Digital Summer Art Camp, 2020

Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) announces its first Digital Summer Art Camp as part of the organization’s virtual programming strategy. Designed for children aged 5-10, the program offers a digital experience centered around a variety of art-making techniques while encouraging children to expand their artistic vocabulary and creativity through hands-on art activities. The digital program […]

RCC Seeks Entertainers for 2020 Reston Multicultural Festival

Opportunities also available for art and food vendors, civic organizations and artists Reston Community Center is seeking performing arts groups of all ages and cultures for the 21st Annual Reston Multicultural Festival. The festival will be held Saturday, September 26, 2020 at Reston’s historic Lake Anne Plaza. Applications will be accepted through June 19, 2020. Interested […]

“Date Night With History”

Reston Historic Trust & Museum Launches New Virtual Event  The Reston Historic Trust & Museum is excited to announce the launch of our newest virtual event – Date Night with History! Participants are invited to visit restonmuseum.org/datenight on 5/29/2020 at 5 p.m. to explore Reston’s history in a new and fun-filled way.  Visitors will begin […]

Public Art Reston’s ‘Stay-at-Home Chalk Art’ Event Kicked Off May 4th

While we all should be sheltering in place and safely social distancing, our imaginations and creativity have no such constraints. These wonderfully innate capacities are able to roam free in any direction that our minds might take them. Public Art Reston, which annually presents a popular “ChalkFest at Reston Town Center,” is providing a fun […]