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Paul Morella's "A Christmas Carol" Gives a Solo Spin to the Holiday Classic

at Olney Theatre Center - Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab, Olney
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Tue, December 23
Tue, December 23
+ 5 more dates
Fri, December 19
Tue, December 23
Tue, December 23
Wed, December 24
Fri, December 26
Fri, December 26
Sat, December 27
Sat, December 27
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FULL PRICE: $36.00
OFFER PRICE: $18.00

Veteran D.C.-area actor Paul Morella ("The Pelican Brief", "The District", "The Wire") presents a fresh spin on Charles Dickens' beloved holiday tale in his one-man stage adaptation of "A Christmas Ca... [more+]

Veteran D.C.-area actor Paul Morella ("The Pelican Brief", "The District", "The Wire") presents a fresh spin on Charles Dickens' beloved holiday tale in his one-man stage adaptation of "A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas". Adapted from Dickens' original novella and reading tour, Morella's solo version transports you back to Victorian England and into the heart of this classic morality tale. Experience the unforgettable characters and vivid imagery as Charles Dickens originally intended -- in his own words -- and rediscover this timeless classic presented as a masterful solo performance.This critically acclaimed production has become a holiday must-see. [less-]

"A Kodachrome Christmas" -- Nostalgic Comedy With an Edge

at The Alden, McLean
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
FULL PRICE: $30.00
OFFER PRICE: $15.00

Join hostess with the mostess Earlene Hoople -- or as she calls herself, "The Queen of Rural Media" -- for a live "taping" of her special cable-access holiday TV special. From an embarrassing family s... [more+]

Join hostess with the mostess Earlene Hoople -- or as she calls herself, "The Queen of Rural Media" -- for a live "taping" of her special cable-access holiday TV special. From an embarrassing family slide-show to her "kookiest kristmas kraft kontest," a hand-bell choir made up of audience members and more, this light-hearted look at a down-home holiday show rings in the season with tongue-in-cheek style. Actor Jay Byrd brings Earlene winningly to life in this comedy written by a former writer of "Seinfeld", Pat Hazell. [less-]

"The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe": Take a Trip to the Magical Land of Narnia

at James Lee Community Center, Falls Church
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
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Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
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FULL PRICE: $17.00
OFFER PRICE: $10.00

Never before -- and never again -- has a piece of furniture so captivated the imagination of children as the titular wardrobe in C.S. Lewis' "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe", which contains exac... [more+]

Never before -- and never again -- has a piece of furniture so captivated the imagination of children as the titular wardrobe in C.S. Lewis' "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe", which contains exactly two mothballs, a half dozen old winter coats ... and one portal to a fantastical universe known as Narnia. The talented Providence Players community theater performers take audiences through that magical portal and into great adventure in this staged adaptation of the Lewis classic. Follow four brave kids, one great lion and a world of amazing characters in this rousing battle of good versus evil at the James Lee Community Center. [less-]

Holiday-Themed Comedy at Washington Improv Theater's "Seasonal Disorder"

at The Source, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Fri, December 26
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Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Fri, December 26
Sat, December 27
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FULL PRICE: $15.00 - $30.00
OFFER PRICE: $7.50 - $15.00

Washington Improv Theater puts you in the holiday spirit -- hilariously -- with "Seasonal Disorder". There's a different show each night. Watch an on-the-spot riff on romantic comedy "Love Actually" o... [more+]

Washington Improv Theater puts you in the holiday spirit -- hilariously -- with "Seasonal Disorder". There's a different show each night. Watch an on-the-spot riff on romantic comedy "Love Actually" one evening, or enjoy madcap, season-specific improv the next. Bring your quirky family, group of friends or your whole office to Source to meet WIT's equally weird brood. From your oddball uncle to your distant cousin, improv is something everyone can enjoy. The "Washington Post" has called WIT "some of the most exciting live entertainment in Washington," so you're sure to be in for a holiday treat. [less-]

Cruise Past the National Monuments: Candlelight Dinner & Dancing

at Nina's Dandy, Alexandria
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
+ 1 more dates
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Wed, December 24
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FULL PRICE: $88.00 - $108.00
OFFER PRICE: $53.00 - $65.00

Cruise from historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruise. Soak in the sights, including ... [more+]

Cruise from historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruise. Soak in the sights, including Washington's famous cherry blossom trees -- a gift from Japan in 1912 -- and the Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials while enjoying a four-course meal by candlelight, served tableside, followed by dancing on the ship's elegant marble dance floor or under the stars on the upper deck. Live music welcomes you aboard and accompanies the dining experience. [less-]

"Nina's Dandy" Lunch and Brunch Cruises With National Monument Views

at Nina's Dandy, Alexandria
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Tue, December 23
+ 2 more dates
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Tue, December 23
Thu, December 25
Sun, December 28
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FULL PRICE: $48.00 - $58.00
OFFER PRICE: $29.00 - $35.00

Cruise from historic old town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on a relaxing midday 2.5-hour sail on the Potomac. Soak up th... [more+]

Cruise from historic old town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on a relaxing midday 2.5-hour sail on the Potomac. Soak up the sights, including Washington's famous cherry blossom trees -- a gift from Japan in 1912 -- and the Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials, as you enjoy a three-course meal with salad, entree and dessert served at your table. Or, set out for a champagne brunch cruise on Sunday, and you'll find a buffet filled with a variety of breakfast and lunch treats. [less-]

"A Revolutionary Christmas": World Premiere of Touching Drama

at Maryland Ensemble Theatre, Frederick
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
FULL PRICE: $25.50
OFFER PRICE: $12.75

Set during the Revolutionary War, this heartwarming new drama from the Maryland Ensemble Theatre tells the story of a family living on a German farm in Frederick whose lives are turned upside-down whe... [more+]

Set during the Revolutionary War, this heartwarming new drama from the Maryland Ensemble Theatre tells the story of a family living on a German farm in Frederick whose lives are turned upside-down when they take an escaped Hessian soldier captive. Against all odds, while under their lock and key, this soldier helps them rediscover love, hope, forgiveness and the true meaning of the Christmas season. And this world premiere production of "A Revolutionary Christmas" may very well awaken the same things within you. [less-]

Bobby McKey's Dueling Piano Show: Hear the Hits in Fun, Interactive Show

at Bobby McKey's Dueling Piano Bar, National Harbor
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Fri, December 26
Fri, January 02
+ 4 more dates
Fri, December 19
Fri, December 26
Fri, January 02
Fri, January 09
Fri, January 16
Fri, January 23
Fri, January 30
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FULL PRICE: $15.00
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

Just try and stump the talented singer-piano duo on stage each night at Bobby McKey's. Whether it's Beyoncé or Beethoven, Jay Z or ZZ Top, Meatloaf or Mozart, these guys are sure to have it covered. ... [more+]

Just try and stump the talented singer-piano duo on stage each night at Bobby McKey's. Whether it's Beyoncé or Beethoven, Jay Z or ZZ Top, Meatloaf or Mozart, these guys are sure to have it covered. DC's only dueling piano bar hosts these entertaining and interactive shows, where the wait staff has been known to jump on stage to perform choreographed dance routines and where you and your friends are encouraged to get in on the action as well. Plus, Bobby McKey's boasts a full bar with specialty drinks, beer on tap and plenty of snacks and sandwiches to order. [less-]

"Nutcracker in the Nutshell": Children's Theater Keeps the Holiday Classic Short and Sweet

at American Dance Institute, Rockville
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
FULL PRICE: $25.00
OFFER PRICE: $15.00

Thanks to VF Dance Theater's "Nutcracker in the Nutshell", your squirm-prone little sugar plums get to experience the "Nutcracker" without having to sit through a two-hour ballet. Presented by MAGIC (... [more+]

Thanks to VF Dance Theater's "Nutcracker in the Nutshell", your squirm-prone little sugar plums get to experience the "Nutcracker" without having to sit through a two-hour ballet. Presented by MAGIC (Making Art Grow In Children), this shorter version of the classic holiday tradition allows children to interact with the artists on stage. You'll see the magical Nutcracker come to life before Clara's eyes and watch him battle the Mouse King before embarking on a journey to the Land of the Sweets. Your kids will enjoy all the fun of watching this magical story filled with spellbinding dancing, performed by some of Maryland's best young dance talents. [less-]

"Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies": Hot Tap in D.C.

at Howard Theatre, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
FULL PRICE: $25.00 - $50.00
OFFER PRICE: $15.00 - $37.50

From viral videos to capturing the dance crew battle on "So You Think You Can Dance", the talented dancers who make up "Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies" are at the forefront of the tap movement, with... [more+]

From viral videos to capturing the dance crew battle on "So You Think You Can Dance", the talented dancers who make up "Chloe Arnold's Syncopated Ladies" are at the forefront of the tap movement, with a strong and impactful voice in this traditionally male art form. During this high-energy show, you'll witness the electrifying and inspiring moves from this troupe, where fierce footwork meets a cutting edge, feminine style. Their moves impressed none other than Beyonce, who shared the group's viral video "Beyonce Tap Salute." Arnold, a D.C. native, returns home to put on a show that also features percussionist Choclatt Jared ("Bring In 'Da Nose, Bring in 'Da Funk") and special guest vocalist Cecily. [less-]

Pulitzer Winner Tony Kushner's "The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide ..." in D.C. Premiere

at Theater J at Goldman Theater, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
FULL PRICE: $45.00 - $65.00
OFFER PRICE: $25.00 - $32.50

Tony, Obie, Emmy and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner ("Angels in America") tackles epic family drama in the D.C. premiere of the newly updated "The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide to Cap... [more+]

Tony, Obie, Emmy and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Tony Kushner ("Angels in America") tackles epic family drama in the D.C. premiere of the newly updated "The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide to Capitalism and Socialism With a Key to the Scriptures". Directed by John Vreeke (2013's "Race" at Theater J), this Brooklyn-set piece centers around a patriarch and lifelong Communist, his grown children and his frank discussion of possibly committing suicide -- which doesn't go exactly as planned. Instead, he's caught in a deeply emotional battle over what makes life worth living. [less-]

Olney Ballet Theatre Brings "The Nutcracker" to Life

at Olney Theatre Center - Historic Stage, Olney
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
+ 2 more dates
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
Mon, December 22
Tue, December 23
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FULL PRICE: $45.00
OFFER PRICE: $22.50

Starring student ballerinas, along with professional guest dancers, the Olney Ballet Theatre's "Nutcracker" has been a holiday tradition in the Washington area for decades. You'll be transported to a ... [more+]

Starring student ballerinas, along with professional guest dancers, the Olney Ballet Theatre's "Nutcracker" has been a holiday tradition in the Washington area for decades. You'll be transported to a magical place filled with Christmas spirits, dancing children, toy soldiers that come alive, a glowing Christmas tree that seems to grow endlessly, magical creatures, the Land of Sweets and exquisite dancing. Whether a family tradition or once-in-a-lifetime event, this beloved classic is bound to create lasting memories for audiences young and old. [less-]

Tour Mount Vernon by Candlelight: Sing Carols, Sip Cider, Stroll the Grounds & More

at George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Fri, December 19
FULL PRICE: $22.00
OFFER PRICE: $15.00

Mount Vernon is taking the idea of a "fun, ol' fashioned family Christmas" to new heights with their candlelight visits. Start with a tour through the house, where you'll meet your host, "Mrs. Washing... [more+]

Mount Vernon is taking the idea of a "fun, ol' fashioned family Christmas" to new heights with their candlelight visits. Start with a tour through the house, where you'll meet your host, "Mrs. Washington," and characters from her and George's world as you view their home. You'll also enjoy carols by the fire, hot cider, ginger cookies and get to see a reproduction of Martha Washington's Great Cake from the 18th century (you'll also get a copy of the recipe to recreate your own old-school holiday treats at home). Learn about holiday cooking and traditions during the Washingtons' time and also take the chance to stroll the grounds surrounded by candlelight. You might even get to visit Aladdin, the Christmas camel. [less-]

The Second City's "Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue": Celebrate the Season With Laughter

at Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 27
+ 1 more dates
Fri, December 19
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 27
Sat, December 27
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FULL PRICE: $30.00
OFFER PRICE: $13.50 - $19.00

Why celebrate the holidays the usual way when you can celebrate it Second City-style? The improv company's "Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue" is a seasonal blend of hilarious scenes, songs and the groundbre... [more+]

Why celebrate the holidays the usual way when you can celebrate it Second City-style? The improv company's "Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue" is a seasonal blend of hilarious scenes, songs and the groundbreaking comedy troupe's trademark improvisation -- with an added sprig of holiday mischief. Christmas is supposed to be the most fun time of year, and The Second City's "Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue" is the perfect alternative to the same old holiday shows. From uneven gift exchanges with your clueless boyfriend, to couples therapy with Joseph and Mary, The Second City has your ticket to all that's ridiculous about this magical season. Come catch this special show at its only East Coast performance. [less-]

See D.C. at Your Own Pace: 48-Hour Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour With Admission to Attractions

at Big Bus Tour Bus, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Mon, December 22
+ 7 more dates
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Mon, December 22
Tue, December 23
Wed, December 24
Fri, December 26
Sat, December 27
Sun, December 28
Mon, December 29
Tue, December 30
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FULL PRICE: $29.00 - $59.00
OFFER PRICE: $22.00 - $44.25

Big Bus Tours takes its 48-hour "hop-on, hop-off" tour through the nation's capital, allowing you to choose from any of four different routes to customize your sightseeing experience. Plus, you'll get... [more+]

Big Bus Tours takes its 48-hour "hop-on, hop-off" tour through the nation's capital, allowing you to choose from any of four different routes to customize your sightseeing experience. Plus, you'll get included admission to Madame Tussauds and the National Museum of Crime & Punishment. Hop off the bus to take a closer look at landmarks, and hop back on when you're ready to continue your journey. The Red Loop takes you with live-guided commentary to the top tourist sites that define D.C., including the White House and Capitol Building, Arlington National Cemetery and more. The Blue Loop follows the same route as the Red Loop but with recorded commentary in eight languages. The Yellow Loop travels throughout the city center and to Georgetown, and the Green Loop takes you on a traditional trolley ride up the winding slope to the National Cathedral. [less-]

See the White House, Lincoln Memorial & More Lit Up on Night Tour of D.C.

at Big Bus Tour Bus, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Mon, December 22
+ 37 more dates
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Mon, December 22
Tue, December 23
Wed, December 24
Fri, December 26
Sat, December 27
Sun, December 28
Mon, December 29
Tue, December 30
Fri, January 02
Sat, January 03
Sun, January 04
Mon, January 05
Tue, January 06
Wed, January 07
Thu, January 08
Fri, January 09
Sat, January 10
Sun, January 11
Mon, January 12
Tue, January 13
Wed, January 14
Thu, January 15
Fri, January 16
Sat, January 17
Sun, January 18
Mon, January 19
Tue, January 20
Wed, January 21
Thu, January 22
Fri, January 23
Sat, January 24
Sun, January 25
Mon, January 26
Tue, January 27
Wed, January 28
Thu, January 29
Fri, January 30
Sat, January 31
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FULL PRICE: $26.00 - $45.00
OFFER PRICE: $20.00 - $34.00

A truly historic city with some of the most iconic landmarks on the planet, Washington, D.C., becomes even more picturesque (and far less crowded) after the sun sets. This two-and-a-half-hour guided n... [more+]

A truly historic city with some of the most iconic landmarks on the planet, Washington, D.C., becomes even more picturesque (and far less crowded) after the sun sets. This two-and-a-half-hour guided nighttime tour of the capital's gorgeous memorials and monuments includes stops at the historic area's key landmarks. Accompanied by your knowledgeable guide, you'll be able to hop off the bus to discover more about Washington's fascinating past. Along the way, your guide will explain the history of these national monuments and give tips on the perfect spots to snap great photos. [less-]

"The Nutcracker": A New Holiday Musical

at Round House Theatre - Bethesda, Bethesda
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
+ 5 more dates
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Mon, December 22
Fri, December 26
Sat, December 27
Sat, December 27
Sun, December 28
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FULL PRICE: $50.00
OFFER PRICE: $25.00

This fresh theatrical interpretation of "The Nutcracker" reinvents E.T.A. Hoffmann's original holiday tale with lots of humor and heart -- and no ballet. After the loss of her brother in the Marines, ... [more+]

This fresh theatrical interpretation of "The Nutcracker" reinvents E.T.A. Hoffmann's original holiday tale with lots of humor and heart -- and no ballet. After the loss of her brother in the Marines, young Clara sets out on a journey to save her grieving family, with the help of a remarkable nutcracker. Full of magic, hope and fun, this contemporary retelling weaves together a delightful original score and dialogue and amazing puppetry, and shines a light on the healing power of the imagination. Please see the full event description for details on talkbacks and other audience events. [less-]

ComedySportz: Fast-Paced Improv Show at The Comedy Spot

at The Comedy Spot, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 27
FULL PRICE: $15.00
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

ComedySportz is a high-energy, family-friendly improv show that is also a competition. Two teams battle for laughs and points as they make up scenes, games and songs on the spot, similar to the popula... [more+]

ComedySportz is a high-energy, family-friendly improv show that is also a competition. Two teams battle for laughs and points as they make up scenes, games and songs on the spot, similar to the popular television show, "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" A referee governs the action, calling fouls and taking audience suggestions, and keeps the match moving at a blistering pace. The audience is always a part of this interactive show. As a member of the audience, you will vote for the winning team, and volunteers sometimes even wind up on stage! [less-]

International Gem and Jewelry Show at Dulles Expo Center

at Dulles Expo Center, Chantilly
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Fri, February 20
+ 2 more dates
Sat, December 20
Sun, December 21
Fri, February 20
Sat, February 21
Sun, February 22
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FULL PRICE: $8.00
OFFER PRICE: COMP

This is the most dazzling display of gems, jewelry, beads, accessories and minerals you'll ever see under one roof. Since the 1960s, the International Gem and Jewelry Show has been bringing a fantasti... [more+]

This is the most dazzling display of gems, jewelry, beads, accessories and minerals you'll ever see under one roof. Since the 1960s, the International Gem and Jewelry Show has been bringing a fantastic selection of jewelry at the lowest prices to locations across the country. At this year's show at Dulles Expo center in Virginia, you can expect to find colored gemstones, exquisite fine jewelry, gold and silver earrings, necklaces and bracelets, beads and crystals, ethnic jewelry, classic pearls, vintage estate jewelry, engagement rings and wedding bands, designer watches and one-of-a-kind seasonal pieces. With a varied selection and special show pricing direct from worldwide designers and manufacturers, the International Gem and Jewelry Show is perfect for gem enthusiasts, jewelry lovers and anyone looking for unique new accessories at a great price. [less-]

"The Blue Show": Risque Improv Show

at The Comedy Spot, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, December 20
Sat, December 27
FULL PRICE: $15.00
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

"The Blue Show" mixes up bits of all of the comedy improv shows you love. Throw in the fast-paced games of "ComedySportz", add the no-holds-barred elements of TV's "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and top i... [more+]

"The Blue Show" mixes up bits of all of the comedy improv shows you love. Throw in the fast-paced games of "ComedySportz", add the no-holds-barred elements of TV's "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and top it off with a dose of the naughty, dark humor of past shows, like "Poppycock", "DCUP" and "Grimprov". The performers are your same pals from "ComedySportz", but now they don't have to hold their tongues. The funny cast is free to say and do whatever pops into their wacky heads. Without stretching to make the material dirty, this show is the result of what happens when people act first, think later. [less-]

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