Entertainment

Mary Poppins Soars at Encore

Posted July 19th, 2016 by Jessica Haney in Entertainment, Theater, Uncategorized

Mary Poppins Soars at Encore

The wind blew Mary Poppins into Arlington last weekend, and she’ll be returning for four more shows July 21 through July 24. Encore Stage & Studio is “theatre by kids for kids,” but in the summer, they do a production that includes professional actors. So this show has a different feel than the ones […]

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Concert Preview & Giveaway: Brandi Carlile

Posted July 12th, 2016 by Sandie in concert, Entertainment, music

Concert Preview & Giveaway: Brandi Carlile

Here at The DC Moms we love live shows, and we think it’s important to take kids to performances, whether it’s a Broadway musical at the National or Warner, a family day at the Kennedy Center, a backyard theater concert at Strathmore or Wolf Trap, or a concert at Merriweather […]

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Flash Giveaway: The BFG Movie Screening Tickets

Posted June 14th, 2016 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Giveaways, Movies

Flash Giveaway: The BFG Movie Screening Tickets

Thanks to Allied Entertainment and Disney/Walden Films, we’re giving away 10 family four-packs to see a special movie screening of THE BFG tomorrow night/Wednesday evening. This is a first-come, first-served giveaway, so you don’t need to leave a comment, just visit seeitfirst.net and enter the following code: 882708 to download […]

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Theater: The Wizard of Oz Is Great for Families

Posted May 6th, 2016 by Sandie in Entertainment, Theater

Theater: The Wizard of Oz Is Great for Families

There’s a great comfort in a good story well told, even if you know how it’s going to end.  “The Wizard of Oz,” now playing at the National Theatre now through May 15, 2016, combines that charm with great singing, dancing, and sets for a great night of theater.   The […]

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