Farm Community Center, Rockville.
Registration required. rockvillemd.gov.
May 17-June 24
SLEEPING BEAUTY. Rod puppets tell
the story in this 45-minute show.
Recommended for ages 3½ and older. 11
a.m. Thursdays and Fridays; 11: 30 a.m.
and 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. $12.
The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo.
POTOMAC VALLEY YOUTH ORCHESTRA
SPRING GALA. Eight youth ensembles will
perform, marking 27 years of activities:
PVYO Philharmonia, Symphony Orchestra,
Sinfonia, Concert Orchestra, Preparatory
Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Concert
Band and Flute Choir. 7 p.m. See website
for ticket prices. The Music Center at
Strathmore, North Bethesda. 301-581-
ZOMBIE PROM. Students in the graduating
class of Imagination Stage’s Musical
Theatre Conservatory present this “girl-
loves-ghoul rock and roll” off-Broadway
musical set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico
Fermi High. (The performers are ;nishing
a two-year program at the theater; they
range in age from eighth- to 10th-graders.)
Recommended for ages 11 and older. 7: 30
p.m. Friday and Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday.
$12. Imagination Stage, Bethesda. 301-
DRAGONS LOVE TACOS. The story about a
boy who throws a spicy salsa taco party
for his new dragon friends, and the trouble
that ensues, is produced by Theatreworks
USA for Olney’s Theater for Young
Audiences. Recommended for those in
kindergarten to ;fth grade. 10 a.m., noon
and 3 p.m. Saturday; noon and 3 p.m.
Sunday. $20. Olney Theatre Center, Olney.
May 26 and June 30
CHILDREN’S ART TALK & TOUR. Kids ages
7 and older get a close-up view of the
artists and their art in a guided tour of The
Mansion at Strathmore, followed by an art
activity. 10: 15 a.m. Reservations required.
$5; free for accompanying adults. The
Mansion at Strathmore, North Bethesda.
THE PENCIL IS MIGHTIER. Students in
Imagination Stage’s Speak Out on Stage
Ensemble, a one-year program for fourth-to-sixth-graders, came up with the ideas
for this work crafted by playwright Amanda
Zeitler and will perform it. Recommended
for ages 8 and older. 7: 30 p.m. Friday and
Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday. $12. Imagination
Stage, Bethesda. 301-280-1660,
June 22-Aug. 20
TINKER BELL. You may think you know the
story of Peter Pan, but this world premiere
tells the tale from Tinker Bell’s perspective.
Bethesda playwright Patrick Flynn’s
adaptation is still based on the works of
Sir J.M. Barrie. Recommended for all ages.
Check website for dates and times. $19.50.
Adventure Theatre MTC, Glen Echo. 301-
June 23-July 29
PAPER DREAMS. Imagination Stage
remounts last year’s collaboration
HARRY POT TER characters, names and related
indicia are © &™ Warner Bros. Entertainment
Inc. J.K. ROWLING`S WIZARDING WORLD™ J.K.
Rowling and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
Publishing Rights © JKR. (s18)
STEVEN TYLER AND
THE LOVING MARY BAND
THE SISTERHOOD BAND
JOHN FOGERTY | ZZ TOP:
BLUES AND BAYOUS TOUR
MAY 29 + 30
JUL 6 + 7
AUG 8 + 9