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SEASON 10: February 2018

Fizzical Fairytales: King Midas

King Midas believes gold is his greatest treasure, until he is granted his wish that everything he touches will turn to gold. Join us as King Midas learns what is truly a greater treasure than any amount of gold!
Tickets: $5/person PAY AT DOOR General Admission
February 7, 2018 @ 10:00 AM

Opening Reception for 10 x 10 Challenge Art Exhibit

Artists began with a 10-inch by 10-inch blank canvas and then created original works for this challenge exhibit sponsored by the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center. Prizes awarded at the reception for Best in Show, Friends' Choice and Perfect 10. Purchases made at this reception receive a 10% discount. Stay for the concert at 8:00 PM -- ticket info below!
Tickets: FREE ADMISSION
Wednesday, February 7 @ 7:00 PM

10-10-10 Concert Series
The Rainier Trio: Romantic music and more

This 60-minute concert presents gems for violin, viola and piano that are famiilar (such as "The Entertainer" and "Lara's Theme" from Doctor Zhivago) as well as arrangements of familar pieces from Mendelssohn, Schumann and more. Presented with assistance from the Virginia Commission for the Arts.
Tickets: $10/person PAY AT DOOR
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Tanglewood Marionettes: The Dragon King

An underwater fantasy based on Chinese folklore, The Dragon King tells the tale of an intrepid Grandmother who journeys to the bottom of the sea in search of the elusive Dragon King, and the answers to why he has forsaken the land above. Large Marionette puppets bring this classic tale to life and continue our Chinese New Year celebration!
Tickets: $5/person ages 2 & up; PAY AT DOOR General Admission
Saturday, February 10, 2018 @ 10:00AM

The Franklin Park Big Band concert

A musical tribute to winter and Valentine's Day, presented with Franklin Park Big Band's unique blend of big band jazz from the 1940's to present day.
Tickets: $10/ Adults, $20/Family PAY AT DOOR General Admission
Saturday, February 10, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Gallery Coffeehouse: Meet the Artist Alice Power

Alice will be demonstrating and discussing her process and inspiration for watercolor in our lobby gallery. You may be invited to try your hand as well! Coffee and treats included in admission.
Tickets: $8/person PAY AT DOOR
Sunday, February 11, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

Main Street Theater Productions presents: Take 2 Goes to the Tony's

“…and the Tony Award goes to…” Since 1947, the American Theatre Wing has been celebrating the best of Broadway with the annual Tony Awards. In our show, we recreate the electricity, the excitement, the drama of the Tony Awards! We at Main Street Theater Productions are blessed with a plethora of local talent. Our stars perform their favorite Broadway show tunes as we follow the Tony Awards through the years. Makes a great Valentine’s gift or date night!
Tickets: $20 /Adults, $15/Seniors, Students, Children Click date below to purchase
Thomas Pandolfi

Thomas Pandolfi: Chopin and Familiar Classical Pieces

American pianist virtuoso Thomas Pandolfi will fill Franklin Park Arts Center with the classic music of Frédéric Chopin and more. The evening promises to be a night to remember.
Gold Star Performances are presented by the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center.
Exclusive U.S. tour representation by Sharon Parker, Agent parkersharon123@aol.com
Tickets: $25 All Seats Reserved Seating » Get your tickets now!
Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 7:30PM

Ballet Theatre of Ashburn's Malone Dance Benefit

The Ballet Theatre of Ashburn and the EDGE Performance Company are performing to benefit the Terri and Shari Malone Foundation Scholarship Fund
Tickets: $20 Adults, $10 Chidren aged 3-18 years PAY AT DOOR
Saturday, February 24, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Gallery Coffeehouse: LVHS Comedy Cult

Comedy improv with skits and games that will keep you laughing until the final bows. This high school comedy club has performed at our coffeehouses to a packed room, so arrive early for best seating! Doors open at 6:00 PM.
Tickets: $8/person PAY AT DOOR
Sunday, February 25, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

Season 10: March 2018

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Last Ham Standing Comedy Improv

Don't miss this hilarious show full of laughs for the entire family. A group of talented performers take suggestions from the audience to create wacky scenes and funny improv games. If you like Whose Line Is It Anyway? you'll love Last Ham Standing--the other comedy meat! Appropriate for ages 5 & up
Tickets: $14 Adults, $12 Seniors, $10 Youth--click date below to purchase
Dr. Michael Mauldlinas Mark Twain

An Evening With Mark Twain

Dr. Michael Mauldlin’s intimate portrait of one of America’s most beloved and controversial figures, “An Evening With Mark Twain” is a hilarious and insightful recreation of an actual lecture that the world famous humorist and author would have given during his highly-acclaimed world tour.
Gold Star Performances are presented by the Friends of Franklin Park Arts Center.
Tickets: $27 Reserved Seating » Get your tickets now!
Saturday, March 3, 2018 @ 8:00PM
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Gallery Coffeehouse: Readers Theater
"100 Lunches"

BITWC presents “100 Lunches”. – A gourmet comedy! Join Mystery playwright Chuck as he insists that his teacher/pupil sessions with Charity be held over lunch at the most expensive restaurants in NYC, with Charity footing the bill! Non-stop fun, romance and explosive hilarity! Coffee included, in a real mug.
Tickets: $8/person Pay at Door
Sunday, March 4, 2018 @ 6:30 PM

VSA Loudoun County presents:
Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka follows enigmatic candy manufacturer, Willy Wonka, as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whomever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats: the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket, who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather. The children must learn to follow Mr. Wonka's rules in the factory... or suffer the consequences.
Tickets: $15/person, $10/ Seniors and students -- Click below to purchase

World Puppetry Day Celebration &
Carousel Puppets "Spring Fling"

Spring is here! And Mother Nature is on hand to make sure it stays. Come clap along with the Bunny Hoppers and help the Jolly Frogs with their annual Frog Hop but don’t miss a special appearance by Humpty Dumpty! This colorful and musical puppet show will delight children of all ages. It features large marionettes and hand puppets, too! Activities in the lobby all day to celebrate World Puppetry Day. Call 540-338-7973 to register and for more information.
Tickets: $5 PAY AT DOOR
Additional fees for other puppet workshops; call for pricing
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 10:00 AM
GENERAL ADMISSION

JAZZ&CO Dance Malone Benefit Concert

Pre-professional dancers from Loudoun School of Ballet’s JAZZ&CO Dance ensemble present their Dance concerto benefit the Malone Foundation.
Tickets: $15 Adults, $10 Seniors, Students PAY AT DOOR
Friday, March 23, 2018 @ 7:30PM
Saturday, March 24, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 25, 2018 @ 3:30PM
GENERAL ADMISSION

Loudoun School of Ballet: Companies in Concert

Protege, Showkids and Loudoun Taps performing companies from the Loudoun School of Ballet.
Tickets: $15 Adults, $10 Seniors, Students PAY AT DOOR
Saturday, March 24, 2018 @ 3:30 PM
Sunday, March 25, 2018 @1:30PM
GENERAL ADMISSION
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10-10-10 Concert Series
Stephanie Nakasian: Great American Songbook Jazz Classics

For over 30 years, jazz singer Stephanie Nakasian set the standard in Jazz across the world, and is recognized in the Encyclopedia of Jazz for her contributions. Stephanie has headlined from the Lincoln Center, Kennedy Center, and the Moscow International Performing Arts Center, to festivals in Japan, Europe, and the U.S. Dubbed the "Renaissance Woman of Jazz," by allaboutjazz.com, Stephanie is featured on the syndicated radio show “Riverwalk” and is known for her tributes for the “Great Ladies of Jazz,” and “American Song,” concerts and recordings. She has performed with jazz legends Jon Hendricks, Pat Metheny, Bobby McFerrin, and others, and teaches voice at the University of Virginia and at the College of William & Mary. Nakasian’s CD “Billie Remembered” in tribute to Billie Holiday, inspired Terry Gross to interview Stephanie on her syndicated NPR show “Fresh Air.” Concert will be 50-60 minutes.
Tickets: $10 PAY AT DOOR
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 @ 8:00PM
GENERAL ADMISSION
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Last Ham Standing Comedy Improv

Don't miss this hilarious show full of laughs for the entire family. A group of talented performers take suggestions from the audience to create wacky scenes and funny improv games. If you like Whose Line Is It Anyway? you'll love Last Ham Standing--the other comedy meat! Appropriate for ages 5 & up
Tickets: $14 Adults, $12 Seniors, $10 Youth--click date below to purchase

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