Alice in Wonderland Ballet for Kids March 17 and 18

My family and I adore the Metropolitan Ballet Theatre's performances for families, and next weekend there are four amazing times you can catch this spring's fairytale ballet, Alice in Wonderland! Metropolitan Ballet Theatre presents a different full-length ballet each spring, and this year children can watch curious young Alice’s adventures with mischievous and comical characters such as the White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Duchess, the Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, the Caterpillar, the Read more...

Cirque Dreams Holidaze in DC at MGM National Harbor 12/6 – 12/9

CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE at MGM: The most magical holiday show of the season!  Cirque Dreams opens its acclaimed Holidaze show at The Theater at MGM National Harbor on Wednesday, December 6th and runs through Saturday, December 9th. Get tickets before they are gone! For its 10th Anniversary National Tour, the critically-acclaimed holiday stage extravaganza makes it way to the MGM National Harbor's gorgeous theater for this cirque spectacle. We cannot wait to see this show which reviewers say Read more...

Turkeypalooza at the Theater at Arts Barn

Turkeypalooza at the Theater at Arts BarnLet your imagination run wild as an ordinary house turns into an exciting Thanksgiving adventure on November 24, 2017.Known for athleticism and comedy, VF Dance Theater presents an interactive story that encourages children to count, read, move, and problem solve. Great for the entire family; recommended for ages 3 and up.November 24, 2017 11 AM Performance - Purchase Tickets Online 2:30 PM Performance - Purchase Tickets Read more...

The Aquabats Concert at the Fillmore Silver Spring + Giveaway

 The AQUABATS! are a band of costume-clad crime fighters who "battle all things lame in the pursuit of ultimate radness" and produce some very entertaining and kid-friendly rock and roll, as well as a wacky TV show you can catch on Netflix and Hulu. These five singing superheroes are bringing their celebrated family rock show to The Fillmore Silver Spring on Friday evening!The AQUABATS! are led by the fearless MC Bat Commander (Christian Jacobs, co-creator of the hit children's Read more...

Imagination Stage’s Wonderland: Alice’s Rock and Roll Adventure

This Saturday, I took my daughter Alice to see a rocking take on her her literary namesake at Imagination Stage. In Wonderland: Alice's Rock and Roll Adventure, Alice follows the White Rabbit into Wonderland where all of the familiar characters have been transformed into live musicians. Both my six-year-old and I adore the imaginative, modern musical based upon the classic story.The writers have successfully translated Carroll’s irrational Wonderland to our own times and added lyrics and Read more...

Hip Hop Snow White at Arts Barn Gaithersburg

Hip Hop Snow WhitePresented by VF Dance TheaterMay 5, 2017 • 7:30 PM - Purchase Tickets Online May 6, 2017 • 11 AM - Purchase Tickets Online May 6, 2017 • 2 PM - Purchase Tickets Online $22 / 12 Youth 10 and under The company that created  last year’s Arts Barn sell-out hit “Cirque du Dance” returns with a high-energy modern-day version of the Brothers Grimm story, including “Snow” and her 7 popping “Crew” battling an evil queen and finding Prince “Cool.”  Read more...

Medieval Times Spring Break Savings and Junior Knight Training

The last time we went to Medieval Times' Baltimore/Washington, DC castle was in 2012. Five years later, we saw that our favorite elements had remained intact, but exciting new features (and special savings for Spring Break 2017) have been added to the medieval tournament show!New Junior Knight Training Experience at the April 11, 12 and 13th, 2017 5pm Shows  Your children ages 5-12 can have the chance to train with the Knights of the Realm, free with their child's admission! At 3:30pm, Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Last Hurrah in DC!

  One More Time: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Final Farewell If you are fans of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's Greatest Show On Earth, be sure to catch it one last time before it permanently closes this spring. The Out of This World production of the circus will be our last chance to see the extraordinary performers and exotic animals in this ultimate circus spectacle. In this production, prepare to blast off on an intergalactic adventure for space-age family Read more...

GIVEAWAY: Ella Enchanted at Adventure Theatre MTC

Catch Ella Enchanted at Adventure Theatre MTC...and enter for a chance to win 4 free tickets for your family! Ella Enchanted  February 3 – March 19, 2017A co-commission with First Stage, Milwaukee, WI Adapted from the Newberry Honor book by Gail Carson Levine By Karen Zacarias - Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma - Directed by Mary Hall Surface Recommended for all agesOur daughters were fans of the Anne Hathaway version of Ella Enchanted, but that favorite status has been usurped by Read more...