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1st Stage Extends Lobby Hero To Mid-October

Lobby Hero 1st Stage Tysons
It's becoming repetitive to say it, but no less true, 1st Stage Theater in Tysons isn't just garnering local praise, it is quickly achieving national attention for their high quality and thoughtful productions. This has remained true for the latest comic drama under Artistic Director Alex Levy, Lobby Hero.
Lobby Hero 1st Stage Tysons

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Sep 23, 2014 

Public Art and Engagement coming to Tysons

Arts Council of Fairfax County selects artist Julia Vogl for interactive public art project Imagine Art Here. Image Caption: Forecasting Me, London, 2013; Copyright: Julia Vogl The Arts Council of Fairfax County selected London-based artist Julia Vogl for the public art and engagement projectImagine Art Here in Tysons. Over 130 national and international artists responded to a public […]

May 20, 2014 

Arts Council Honors Work of Three Fairfax Artists

Fairfax County, VA – the Arts Council of Fairfax County announces the 2014 Strauss Artist Grants recipients.  Now in its seventh year, the grants program recognizes the work and contributions to the quality of life in Fairfax County of professional artists. The three recipients are musician and composer Gina Biver and sculptors Foon Sham and […]

Apr 25, 2014 

Arts Council Receives Grant From National Endowment

Arts Council of Fairfax County receives $40,000  for Global Arts Initiative from National Endowment for the Arts. To support diverse cultural arts programs by Fairfax County’s ethnic and immigrant communities. Fairfax County, VA -The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has announced 971 grants to nonprofit organizations nationwide totaling $74.85 million.  The Arts Council of […]

Mar 05, 2014 

Concepts for Veiling Concrete Monstrosities

As an engineer, the opening of the Silver Line (whenever that is) will be a vast improvement to the transportation system in Fairfax, Virginia giving commuters in the Dulles Corridor and I-66 corridor much needed relief by providing an alternative and removing vehicles from roads. However, our leaders are starting to see the problem many […]

Oct 05, 2013 

1st Stage Performs Pitman Painters in Front of Packed House

The 1st stage theater has come along way since last year when I complained that a very professional performance of Sideman went unacknowledged by the community that surrounds the theater. That was not the case last night as a line formed out the door of 1st Stage Theater for a Friday performance of Pitman Painters. […]