Category: Arts & Entertainment

Kentlands’ Own Master Classical Couple to Perform at Arts Barn

Photo | Submitted Kentlands residents and master classical musicians Alessandra Cuffaro and Simeone Tartaglione will perform at the Arts Barn on Jan. 26.

Master classical musicians Alessandra Cuffaro and Simeone Tartaglione love their adopted hometown. After leaving their native Italy for the United States in 2005, the couple eventually found their way to the “family-oriented, very cozy and architecturally very pretty and unique”…

Catch a Comedy-Mystery at the Arts Barn

Photo | David Jones J. Christopher Penick, Stan Rosen, Kelly Wilburn, David Robinson and Mark Shullenbarger star in the Montgomery Playhouse production of “Catch Me If You Can,” opening at the Arts Barn on Jan. 4.

This article originally appeared on CultureSpotMC.com. There’s something mysterious taking the Arts Barn stage on Jan. 4. Something mysterious and funny, too—because “Catch Me If You Can,” the latest offering by Montgomery Playhouse, is a theatrical hybrid best described as…

Arts & Entertainment Briefs

7th Annual Kentlands Christmas Light Show Through Jan. 5, 2019, 6 to 9 p.m. each night • 202 Little Quarry Road The Draghici family proudly presents The Kentlands Christmas Light Show. Free, but visitors are invited to leave a donation…

Rainy Day Art Project

Winter is upon us, and it is the perfect time to be creative. One of our favorite projects around the Arts Barn this time of year is to make snow globes. You will need: Glass jar with a lid Epsom…

City Scene

Register for Gaithersburg Spring Chorus The Gaithersburg Chorus, a non-audition ensemble, begins formal weekly rehearsals on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. The chorus is a class, with sessions in the…

Woodturning Turns Into Art for Tim Aley

Photo | Marylou Bono Kentlands woodturner Tim Aley holds his “Asymmetrical Natural Edge Vase,” on display now at Artists on Market, 201 Market St. West.

For Kentlands woodturner Tim Aley, it was “time to see if I can get out and sell some of this stuff!” A friend showed him the Gaithersburg Artist Collective membership application. In their second round, he was juried into the…

Kentlands Community Players to Take the Arts Barn Stage

Photo | Cara O’Connor (L to R) Kentlands Community Players Brendan Emerson, Sheldon Reiffenstein, Meredith Fogle (seated), Peter Wolff, Kay Holcombe, Tracy Husted (seated), Maura Winkworth and Natasha Mirny meet to discuss their spring production.

Live theater generates a unique energy that has engaged Meredith Fogle since childhood. The Kentlands resident and realtor recalls “feeling transported” by the local productions of “Annie” and “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” her parents took her to, and…

Arts & Entertainment Briefs

‘A Christmas Story’ In partnership with Rockville Little Theater Through Dec. 9 • Arts Barn Wanting only a BB gun, young Ralph’s Christmas happiness is thwarted at every turn by adults concerned that “he’ll shoot his eye out.” Ages 7 &…

The Sweet Story of Vignette Bake Shop

Photo | Submitted Vignette Bake Shop will bring limited edition, holidaythemed cookies to the Holiday Market on Saturday, Dec. 8, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Main Street Park and Pavilion.

A sophisticated new addition to the Kentlands Farmers & Artists Market is state-of-the-art Vignette Bake Shop presided over by the elegant Jean Ciscato, who opened the custom cookie business in September. A mom who put aside a career in retail…