Weekend Roundup December 08, 2011
Woodley House Movie Benefit
DECEMBER 8TH, 2011 AT 05:30 AM | $50-$300+ | DANIELLE@LANDSDALEASSOC.COM | TEL: 202.467.6500 | EVENT WEBSITE
An advance screening of Warner Bros Pictures' New Year's Eve. All proceeds go to DC-based nonprofit Woodley House, which helps people with mental illness reclaim their lives and reach their goals and aspirations. The Honorable Jane Harman will be honored.\
5:30 pm reception at Spices, 3333 Connecticut Avenue, NW
7:30 pm screening at Uptown, 3426 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Duke Ellington School of the Arts Holiday Gift Bazaar & Art Show
DECEMBER 10TH, 2011 AT 10:00 AM | FREE - OPEN TO PUBLIC | SHADE4DESA@GMAIL.COM | TEL: 202.282.0123 | EVENT WEBSITE
Shop 'til you drop at the 2011 Holiday Gift Bazaar & Art Show at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, 10am - 7pm. The Bazaar will feature: Fine Art & Artist; Gold & Silver Jewelry; Holiday Cards; Unique Home Décor; Authors & Calendars; Natural Bath & Beauty Products; Silent Auction; Food Vendors; Performances by duke Ellington School of the Arts departments, and much, much more! ADMISSION IS FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Vendor space is available email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Duke Ellington School of the Arts
3500 R Street, NW Washington, DC 20007
Aidah Collection Holiday Trunk Sale Series - Part 1
DECEMBER 10TH, 2011 AT 01:00 PM | $25 - $200 | FASHION@AIDAH.COM | EVENT WEBSITE
A celebration & sale of unique handmade clothing & gifts by Aidah Collection. Complimentary cocktails, Goodie Bags and Raffle Prizes. 10% donated to charity RSVP at Facebook.com/AidahCollection
2643 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20008 (Across the street from Woodley Park Metro)
National Philharmonic Chorale to Perform Handel’s Messiah
DECEMBER 10TH, 2011 AT 08:00 PM | $32-$79 KIDS UNDER 17 ARE FREE | TEL: (301) 581-5100 | EVENT WEBSITE
The National Philharmonic Chorale Artistic Director Stan Engebretson will conduct the National Philharmonic in Handel’s Messiah on Dec 10 at 8 pm and Dec 11 at 3 pm. The concert will feature the National Philharmonic’s nearly 200 voice all-volunteer Chorale, as well as soloists.
National Philharmonic The Music Center at Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane North Bethesda, MD 20852
American Youth Philharmonic Orchestras presents "Winter Magic"
DECEMBER 11TH, 2011 AT 03:00 PM | $7 ADULT, $5 SENIOR/STUDENT, FREE FOR AGES 5 AND UNDER | EVENTS@AYPO.ORG | TEL: 703-642-8051 | EVENT WEBSITE
American Youth String Ensemble Cheri Collins, Conductor Program: Beethoven arr. Robert Longfield: Allegretto (from Symphony No. 7) Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso in D Minor, Op. 3, No. 11 Tchaikovsky arr. Jamin Hoffman: Scenes from Swan Lake Holst: Jig from St. Paul's Suite
Langley High School
6520 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101
HOLIDAY IN VENICE: Cantate Chamber Singers
DECEMBER 11TH, 2011 AT 03:00 PM | $30, STUDENTS $15 | EXEC@CANTATE.ORG | TEL: 301-986-1799 | EVENT WEBSITE
This holiday season tour the dazzling musical history of Venice with Cantate Chamber Singers. The program includes stunning seasonal works by Claudio Monteverdi, Giovanni Gabrieli and more. With the festive sounds of the Continuum Brass Quintet.Cantate’s director, Gisèle Becker, has been called a “music master” by Washingtonian, and the group is known for its Baroque style, innovative programming, and sharing great choral music with D.C.-area audiences in the most intimate concert settings.
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
3rd and A Streets, S.E. Washington, D.C.