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Vivid Alice in Wonderland comes to Encore Stage & Studio

Posted June 10th, 2015 by Jessica Haney in Entertainment, Theater

Vivid Alice in Wonderland comes to Encore Stage & Studio

Describing what Alice in Wonderland is about can be challenging in terms of storyline, but the lush production at Arlington’s Encore Stage & Studio was a feast for the eyes. If all dreams and fantasies could be so fanciful and colorful, who would ever want to wake up! My almost five-year-old daughter […]

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GIVEAWAY: Tickets to NEWSIES at National Theatre

Posted June 1st, 2015 by Sandie in Entertainment, Theater

GIVEAWAY: Tickets to NEWSIES at National Theatre

We are offering TWO tickets to see a performance of Disney’s musical NEWSIES next week! To enter, just leave a message telling us why you want to see NEWSIES .  The winner will be notified by Thursday, June. 3rd. and will receive two will-call tickets to the performance at 7:30 […]

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Interview with Mom Featured In PBS’ TWICE BORN

Posted April 14th, 2015 by Sandie in Entertainment, Television

Interview with Mom Featured In PBS’ TWICE BORN

In addition to its amazing PBS KIDS programming and award-winning scripted series (who doesn’t watch “Downton Abbey”?), PBS is also known as a producer of excellent documentary television. One of its latest documentary programs is the three-part series “TWICE BORN Stories From the Special Delivery Unit,” which follows four mothers […]

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Musicals With Tweens: Into the Woods

Posted March 25th, 2015 by Sandie in DVD, Entertainment, Movies

Musicals With Tweens: Into the Woods

INTO THE WOODS is out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere this week, and I think it’s a must-see for families with tweens and teens who love musicals. We love Stephen Sondheim musicals, but they aren’t for the very young — they’re dark and complicated and tragic. This […]

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GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros. Presents LEGENDS

Posted March 11th, 2015 by Sandie in Around Town, Entertainment, Giveaways

GIVEAWAY: Ringling Bros. Presents LEGENDS

The circus is coming back to town! Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents LEGENDSSM — the latest show from the world’s iconic circus. If you and your family are looking for an activity this Spring– either before or after Spring break — check out LEGENDS, which features everything kids love about […]

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