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March 2017

Beauty and the Beast Musical

Thursday, March 23, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until Friday, March 24, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 7:30pm

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Eastern View High School, 16332 Cyclone Way
Culpeper, VA 22701 United States

Jeff Walker directs Beauty and the Beast performed at Eastern View High School. Starts at 7 p.m. $12/adults, $6 students/children. Tickets available at the door half hour before showtime. Located at 16332 Cyclone Way. Contact Jeff Walker at or 540-825-0621.

The Jason Bishop Show

Saturday, March 25, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

From disappearing goldfish to a woman floating into the air, this evening of dynamic illusions and clever magic is sure to knock you off your feet! Illustrious illusionist Jason Bishop brings his modern twist to astonishing acts of wonder through his witty personality, pop and rock soundtrack, and impossible acts like no other. Jason Bishop is a master of all types of magic, from intimate card tricks and sleight of hand to larger-than-life levitation and disappearing acts. Cutting edge tricks such as the unbelievable Double Levitation and Plasma Illusion quickly made The Jason Bishop Show one of the most acclaimed acts of its kind, leading to a Broadway run in November 2016. Get ready to believe the unbelievable in this evening of jaw-dropping feats!

Shakespeare in the ‘Burg Theater Festival

Friday, March 31, 2017 @ 3:15 pm - Sunday, April 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Hill School, 130 S. Madison St.
Middleburg, VA United States

The fourth Shakespeare in the ‘Burg theater festival will be held March 31-April 2, 2017 in beautiful, historic Middleburg, Va. This year’s event will feature a new theater company as well as a greater opportunity to support emerging playwrights—all in an intimate and lovely new venue.

Shakespeare in the Square, based in New York, NY, will perform Two Gentlemen of Verona; a play many scholars believe may be the first Shakespeare ever wrote. The troupe will also perform the winning plays from the festival’s one-act playwriting competition, a feature of the festival that has grown over the years. For younger theater fans, Nicolo Whimsey will introduce Shakespeare through music, comedy, juggling and more.

April 2017

Comedy Night feat. Bengt Washburn

Saturday, April 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bogati Winery, 35246 Harry Byrd Hwy
Round Hill, 20141

April 8 is Comedy Night at Bogati Winery! Your ticket includes admission and a glass of Bogati wine.

Doors open at 7 PM and the first act goes on at 8 PM – this is a great way to get out of the house, sample the best wine in Virginia and pizza or lite fare, and laugh the night away with friends both new and old!

Miss Culpeper Pageant

Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Culpeper County High School, 14240 Achievement Drive
Culpeper, VA 22701 United States

Twelve finalists compete in the Miss Culpeper Scholarship Pageant held at Culpeper County High School starting at 7 p.m. Juniors and seniors from both public high schools are judged on talent, poise, and academics.

Contact Jeff Walker at or 540-825-0621.

Windmore Foundation for the Arts Stageworks presents ‘Salt and Pepper’

Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Narmada Winery, 43 Narmada Ln
Amissville, 20106

Directed by Culpeper resident Ms. Johncie Carlson which explores the oft bittersweet encounters of seniors. Starts at 6:45 p.m. at Narmada Winery located at 43 Narmada Lane in Amissville. Doors open at 6 p.m. Wine and refreshments available for purchase. Tickets $15 per person. Available online at Limited seating. Contact 540-547-4333.

Pied Piper Theatre’s production of Disney’s Beauty & the Beast

Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States


Disney’s romantic tale of Beauty & the Beast comes to life on the stage when Pied Piper Theatre presents this captivating musical production. As the beautiful Belle tries to save her father from the Beast, she brings compassion and hope to the bewitched Beast and his household. Fighting off wolves and the angry villagers, she undertakes to transform him from Beast to Prince. With breathtaking sets, stunning costumes, and the melodic sounds of the orchestra, the cast of 48 of the area’s most talented young actors will bring merriment and magic to the stage. The musical portfolio of characters includes Lumiere the candlestick, Cogsworth the clock, Mrs. Potts and her son Chip, along with a hilarious cast of plates, dishes, forks, spoons – and don’t forget the napkins – as everyone bursts into song with the unforgettable “Be Our Guest!” Beauty & the Beast performs Saturday, April 29 at 2pm and 7:00pm and Sunday, April 30 at 3:00pm at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle in Manassas. Purchase tickets at the Hylton box office or online at The early bird special through April 26 is $15 for general admission and $12 for children ages 12 and under. After April 26, the tickets are $20 for general admission and $15 for children ages 12 and under. Group tickets for organizations are also available by calling the Center for the Arts at (703) 330-2787.

(Disney’s Beauty and the Beast with music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman & Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton was originally directed by Robert Jess Roth and originally produced by Disney Theatrical Productions and is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

Narmada Winery Open Mic

Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Narmada Winery, 43 Narmada Ln
Amissville, 20106

Join us for a fun, free afternoon of music, dance, poetry and more!

People of all ages and backgrounds can sign up to perform at our Open Mic Night. We provide microphones and sound system. Participants can share songs, poems, visual media, dance, skits and more.

International Jazz Celebration

Saturday, April 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory, 9419 Battle Street
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

Join us April 29 from 7-10 pm for our International Jazz Celebration! It will be an eventful night filled with art, music, and culture. The International Jazz Celebration includes live music brought to you by the Bruno Nasta Ensemble, Salsa and Bachata dancing, Argentinian art by Ignacio Alperin, refreshments, and Argentinian wine!

September 2017

Shakespeare Under the Stars

Saturday, September 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ducard Vineyards, 40 Gibson Hollow Ln
Etlan , VA 22719 United States

Join us as we indulge ourselves in As You Like It performed live by Bard Unbound on the beautiful grounds of DuCard Vineyards. Imagine being taken back in time and watching the deceptions, romance, and antics of another era. This special performance is one night only and space is limited. Tickets are $25 (no discounts). Reservations required and can be made either online at .

October 2017

The Velveteen Rabbit, Reborn Presented by Pushcart Players

Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

The whole family will treasure this enchanting musical re-telling of a timeless storybook favorite. Through the power of love and nursery magic, a young boy transforms his beloved toy into a real rabbit. Together the Boy and his velveteen friend embark on exciting imaginary adventures, from deep dark caves to the wide open sea, and together they learn the true meaning of friendship. This award-winning theater company specializing in arts education for children has been Emmy-nominated twice and received numerous state and private awards for excellence and innovation. “The company’s creative team knows its business! Young or old, parent or grandparent, catch the Pushcart Players when and where you can!” (Independent Press)

Recommended for ages 5–10; Grades Pre-K–5

Russian Grand Ballet presents Swan Lake

Thursday, October 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Only one opportunity to see the Russian Grand Ballet’s full-length classical production of one of the world’s most famous ballet – Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, including the rarely seen Waltz of the Black Swans, and featuring Russia’s brightest ballet stars.
Odette, a beautiful princess, falls under the spell of an evil sorcerer. Only Prince Siegfried’s devotion can save her.
Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake combines pure romanticism and tragedy, in a magical tale of love and deception. The glorious score and gravity-defying choreography have enchanted audiences for over a century, and continue to inspire new generations of dancers and music lovers of all ages.

Peter Pan Auditions – Pied Piper Theatre

Friday, October 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory, 9419 Battle Street
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

Auditions for Broadway’s musical version of PETER PAN presented by the Center for the Arts’ Pied Piper Theatre will be held Friday and Saturday, October 27 and 28 (callbacks Oct. 29) at the Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory, 9419 Battle Street, Manassas, VA. Young actors, singers, and dancers ages 8-18 are needed for over 40 roles, including Peter Pan, Wendy, Hook, pirates, Indians, lost boys, and many more characters from Neverland. Three performances are scheduled at the Hylton Performing Arts Center on January 20-21, 2018. Auditions are by appointment only by calling the Center for the Arts at 703-330-2787. Rehearsals will be held Tue/Thu/Sat. How to Audition classes are also offered 10/23-26 for those that would like to hone their audition skills. Audition information and requirements are available at Directed by Kelly Glyptis, Peter Pan, the musical, is based on the play by Sir J.M. Barrie with lyrics by Carolyn Leigh, additional lyrics by Betty Comden & Adolph Green, music by Morris Charlap, additional music by Jule Styne. Originally directed, choreographed & adapted by Jerome Robbins.

November 2017

My Father’s Dragon Presented by Enchantment Theatre Company

Saturday, November 18, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

November 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm
November 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm

How does nine-year-old Elmer Elevator rescue a baby dragon held captive on Wild Island? With pluck, chewing gum, lollipop sticks, and rubber bands, of course! In celebration of the 70th anniversary of Ruth Stiles Gannett’s charming adventure book, My Father’s Dragon, Enchantment Theatre Company brings to life the story of a compassionate and courageous boy and his unlikely friendship with a splendid yellow and blue-striped dragon. For nearly twenty years, Philadelphia-based Enchantment Theatre Company has produced original works based on classic children’s literature, using its distinctive blend of puppets, masks, creative scenic effects, and original music. “Everything about this world-class production is inventive and endearing; it fully captures the spirit of the beloved stories, the essence of childhood, and the imagination of the audience, both young and old. (, Philadelphia, PA)
Recommended for ages 5–10; Grades K–5

December 2017

“It’s a Wonderful Life – A Live Radio Play” on December 9 and 10, 2017 in Warrenton

Saturday, December 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Warrenton Middle School, 244 Waterloo Street
Warrenton, VA 20186 United States

Windmore Presents “It’s a Wonderful Life – A Live Radio Play”. This beloved American holiday classic comes to life as a full stage production depicting a live 1940s radio broadcast. The play is adapted by Joe Landry from the screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, and Jo Swerling. Produced by special arrangement with Playscipts, Inc. and directed by local Jeff Walker. Locally cast from Culpeper and Fauquier counties. For more information and to purchase tickets online, visit The production will take place on Saturday December 9 at 7 pm and Sunday December 10 at 2:30 pm. The shows take place at the Warrenton Middle School located at 244 Waterloo Street. Tickets are $10 in advance online here: or $12 at the door. Complimentary refreshments. For more information call: 540-547-4333. The production is funded in part by a PATH Foundation grant.

January 2018

PETER PAN presented by Pied Piper Theatre

Saturday, January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

Neverland awaits for all those who are young or young at heart, as Pied Piper Theatre brings to life James M. Barrie’s captivating classic tale of PETER PAN. Fly away with Peter to the land of the lost boys, pirates, Tiger Lily and Captain Hook! Enjoy the familiar and popular songs “I Won’t Grow Up,” “I’ve Got to Crow,” and “I’m Flying.” This rousing musical, complete with a pirate ship and 45 of the area’s most talented young actors, will entertain the entire family.
PETER PAN will be presented on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2pm and 7pm and Sunday, January 21 at 3:00pm. Performances are at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle in Manassas. Purchase tickets at the box office or order tickets on-line at Early bird special runs through Jan. 17 with tickets $15 general admission and $12 for children 12 and under. Starting Jan. 18 tickets will be $20 general admission and $15 for children 12 and under. Group tickets for organized groups such as scouts, school drama clubs, and church groups are also available by calling the Center for the Arts at (703) 330-2787.
Directed by Kelly Glyptis with music directed by Veronica Sharpe, Peter Pan is a musical
based on the play by Sir J.M. Barrie with lyrics by Carolyn Leigh, music by Morris Charlap with additional lyrics and music by Betty Comden, Adolph Green, and Jule Styne. The show was originally directed, choreographed and adapted by Jerome Robbins.

February 2018

Walnut Street Theatre: Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Sunday, February 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

Madcap mastermind Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor and Moon Over Buffalo) reinvents Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1902 classic mystery, The Hound of the Baskervilles, into a hilarious romp about everyone’s favorite detective and his most famous case. The male heirs of the Baskerville line are being murdered one by one, and Sherlock Holmes, along with his trusted sidekick Dr. Watson, must work feverishly to crack the mystery of the curse before it dooms the newest heir. With only five energetic actors playing the roles of more than 40 quirky characters, this production from America’s oldest theater company takes the audience on a sidesplitting caper through the Devonshire moors, crowded railway stations, foggy London streets, and gloomy baronial mansions, where the duo searches for clues, runs into dead ends, and puzzles out the truth for the shockingly funny conclusion.

March 2018

Women Composers Over the Centuries: A Piano Recital

Saturday, March 3, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Parish House of Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 105 E. Washington St.
Middleburg, VA 20117 United States

Accomplished pianist Sophia Subbayya Vastek will perform piano works by women composers over the centuries. Recital is in observance of National Women’s History Month and will benefit the Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter. This opens the 2018 “At The Parish House” performance and arts series of Emmanuel Episcopal Church. To be held at Emmanuel’s Parish House, 105 East Washington St, in the heart of historic Middleburg, VA. Suggested donations are $25 for adults and $5 for students. Seats may be reserved by calling 540-687-6297.

April 2018

Mummenschanz you & me

Saturday, April 7, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

For more than 45 years, these Swiss entertainers have dazzled and delighted audiences of all ages with their unique form of silent visual and whimsical theater. A playful yet compelling experience, Mummenschanz offers timeless and lighthearted insights into the human condition with the creative use of shadow and light and the ingenious manipulation of common objects. The result is a visually stunning spectacle that transcends cultural barriers and sparks the imagination. In this brand new creation, you & me, the Mummenschanz troupe brings to life their famous large-scale masks and revives a tradition of acrobatics. The show will also include some of the classic sketches that have stood the test of time. “Mummenschanz succeeds brilliantly because of its originality, exceptional ingenuity, sense of surprise, and deft satirical touches.” (San Francisco Chronicle)

Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Presented by Bay Area Children’s Theatre

Sunday, April 22, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle
Manassas, VA 20110 United States

April 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm
April 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm

Bedtime is approaching, and this team of construction vehicles needs to get their rest. But Crane Truck is getting cranky, Cement Mixer takes too long with bath time, and Dump Truck just isn’t sleepy! Excavator and Bulldozer find that preparing for bed is a job in itself! Will they ever get some shut-eye before tomorrow’s day of work? A world premiere musical based upon the New York Times best-selling picture book about construction vehicles by author Sherri Duskey Rinker and illustrator Tom Lichtenheld demonstrates the importance of teamwork, follow-through, hard work, and bedtime rituals. Founded in 2004, the Bay Area Children’s Theatre works to enrich children’s lives, inspire their imagination, and introduce them to lifelong enjoyment of theater.

Recommended for ages 3–8; Pre-K–Grade 3
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