Entertainment

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to CHICAGO at National Theatre

Posted February 3rd, 2015 by Sandie in Entertainment, Theater

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to CHICAGO at National Theatre

We do a lot of theater giveaways here at The DC Moms, mostly because we’re firm believers in the power of attending live performances. Even though I review movies for a living, I think there’s something magical about going to the theater. Today we’re offering two tickets to see CHICAGO […]

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Washington Area Critics Pick Best Movies of 2014

Posted December 8th, 2014 by Sandie in Entertainment, Movies

Washington Area Critics Pick Best Movies of 2014

I know a lot of parents with young children have trouble getting to the movies. As Allison explained in her post about the new ArcLight Theaters, it’s tough for some parents to justify a date-night in which you’re just sitting alone in the dark not speaking. That’s why it’s so […]

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Review: Fiddler on the Roof at Arena Stage

Posted November 19th, 2014 by Sandie in Entertainment, Theater

Review: Fiddler on the Roof at Arena Stage

A week ago today, two important milestones occurred in my family: my daughter turned 10, and she accompanied me to see the new 50th anniversary production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF at Arena Stage. Normally, my husband, a fellow theater lover, accompanies me to opening night performances, but since it […]

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Curious George’s Boo Fest Returns for Halloween

Posted October 23rd, 2014 by Sandie in Entertainment, Television

Curious George’s Boo Fest Returns for Halloween

It’s George’s first Halloween in the country, and Bill tells him and Allie about the “Legend of No Noggin” – a spooky tale about a hat-kicking scarecrow who haunts the countryside on Halloween. But is the legend real? George and Allie are determined to find out by taking a picture […]

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