Arts & Entertainment Briefs

Photo | Nikos Zacharakis “The Look” by Nikos Zacharakis is one of the photographs on display in the “Faces” exhibit at the Arts Barn.

Photo | Nikos Zacharakis
“The Look” by Nikos Zacharakis is one of the photographs on display in the “Faces” exhibit at the Arts Barn.

‘Let’s Dance’ & ‘Inner Visions’
Through March 9, Kentlands Mansion
See the figurative work of Allen Bentley and the intuitive figure and semi-abstract paintings of Kristina Garon. Free.

‘Faces’
Through March 23, Arts Barn
The North Bethesda Camera Club exhibits juried portraiture. Free.

‘Building Bridges Connecting Our Global Roots’
Through March 30, Bohrer Park
Artists demonstrate through their creativity how one’s personal roots and heritage connect to other cultures. Free.

‘Play Date’ by John Morogiello In partnership with Best Medicine Rep
Feb. 7-23, 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., Arts Barn
While the children get together for a morning of fun, it’s the parents who misbehave in the next room. Tickets are $20; $18 for students (ages 15-21).

Main Street Farmers & Artists Market
Feb. 8 & 15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion
Main Street Farmers are joined by local artists and craftspeople with unique handcrafted items. You’ll also find purveyors of fresh prepared foods, potted plants and cut flowers.

DiVerse Gaithersburg Poetry Reading and Open Mic
Feb. 9, 2-4 p.m., Quince Orchard Library
This poetry reading and open mic features Marty Sanchez-Lowery, Brandon Johnson and Courtney LeBlanc. Free.

Sunday Music Salon in the Mansion: Folk Re-Imagined 2, Chopin and the Russians
Feb. 9, 2 p.m., Kentlands Mansion
Elena Kuschnerova explores the mystical world of Alexander Skriabin and Sergei Rachmaninoff, also performing excerpts from her piano arrangement of Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet. Violoncellist Tanya Anisimova performs original pieces in Russian style. Tickets are $30; $18 for youth (18 and under).

Black History at the Museum
Feb. 15, 10 a.m., Gaithersburg Community Museum
Watch the documentary, “The Quince Orchard Project” about the historic Quince Orchard community at 10:30 a.m., noon or 1:30 p.m. Kisha Davis, a principal in the making of the documentary, will provide additional background and answer questions at 11 a.m. Free.

Happy Hour & Movie: ‘Bridesmaids’
Feb. 15, 6-7:30 p.m. happy hour; 7:30 p.m. screening, Casey Community Center
Relive the hilarity and horrors of this classic tale of bridal showers gone wrong. Tickets are $2.

‘Stories of Dr. Seuss’ In partnership with the Metropolitan Ballet Ensemble
Feb. 17, 11 a.m., Arts Barn
The whimsical and wonderful Dr. Seuss stories, “The Cat in the Hat,” “Green Eggs and Ham” and “One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish,” come to life through dance. Tickets are $10 (ages 10 and under), or $12-$15 general admission.

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