Prince William Community Band Presents ‘A Salute to Broadway’ July 28 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The Prince William Community Band will present a free show at 8 p.m. July 28 at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater at the Manassas Campus. For “A Salute to Broadway,” Band Director Ed Jones assembled a program of songs from famous shows, suitable for audiences of all ages. The Prince William Community Band fosters music education in area schools while enhancing community appreciation of the … Continue reading Prince William Community Band Presents ‘A Salute to Broadway’ July 28 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra

“Strings under the Stars” on July 14 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra Quartet will present a free show Saturday, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater at the Manassas Campus. The OBCO Quartet will showcase two violins, viola and cello playing “Strings under the Stars.” Old Bridge Chamber Orchestra is a nonprofit arts organization committed to featuring some of the area’s best chamber musicians. From duets to quintets … Continue reading “Strings under the Stars” on July 14 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

Bull Run Cloggers present ‘The Patriotic Rhythm of America’ June 30 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The Bull Run Cloggers will perform a free show Saturday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater at the Manassas Campus. “The Patriotic Rhythm of America” will salute the United States through a performance highlighting patriotic tunes as well as routines that demonstrate the heritage of traditional Appalachian clogging. The Manassas-based group performs more than 20 shows each year at craft … Continue reading Bull Run Cloggers present ‘The Patriotic Rhythm of America’ June 30 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

City of Fairfax Band Presents “Springtime Pops” June 9 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The City of Fairfax Band will perform a free show Saturday, June 9 at 7:30 p.m. at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater at the Manassas Campus. Under the baton of Music Director Robert Pouliot, the band will present “Springtime Pops,” an evening of light classics, novelties, marches and selections from Broadway and Hollywood. The City of Fairfax Band has been entertaining audiences for more than 40 years … Continue reading City of Fairfax Band Presents “Springtime Pops” June 9 at Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

The City of Fairfax Band in concert

““Summer Evenings Under the Stars”” Series

The “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series continues with family friendly, fun and free performances. On July 30, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater presented The City of Fairfax Band in concert. The performance was funded by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation (NVCCEF), and sponsored by Country Chevrolet and NOVEC. The evening included an assortment of marches, classical favorites and jazz along with selections … Continue reading ““Summer Evenings Under the Stars”” Series

Jazz Dance Americana

“Summer Evenings Under the Stars” Continues with Jazz Dance

On July 2, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater presented “Jazz Dance Americana: Stars, Stripes, and Stagelights,” performed by Dancin’ Unlimited Jazz Dance Company. The free performance was a part of the “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series, funded by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation and sponsored by Country Chevrolet and NOVEC. The performance included classic jazz dance pieces from the company’s repertoire and … Continue reading “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” Continues with Jazz Dance

Country Steppers Dance Perform Under the Stars

On July 9, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater also presented “An Evening with the Country Steppers Dance Team.” Part of the “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series, this free performance was truly entertaining. The performance included a variety of choreographed routines, line dances and classic ballroom dances such as the waltz and cha cha, set to popular country music. The Country Steppers Dance Team is … Continue reading Country Steppers Dance Perform Under the Stars

Alice in Wonderland

Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater Presents “Alice in Wonderland”

On June 25, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater presented “Alice in Wonderland,” staged by the Homeschool Theatre Troupe. The free performance was a part of the “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series, funded by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation, and sponsored by Country Chevrolet and NOVEC. The story combined “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass” into one fantastical whirlwind through … Continue reading Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater Presents “Alice in Wonderland”

Music on the Water

Music on the Water at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

On June 11, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater presenteda free concert, “Music on the Water – Mozart to Star Wars,” performed by Jamey Turner, internationally renowned glass harpist. The performance is part of the “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series, funded by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation, and sponsored by Country Chevrolet and NOVEC. The program included classical pieces by Mozart and Beethoven, … Continue reading Music on the Water at the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater

Washington Saxaphone Quartet

Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater Presents the Washington Saxophone Quartet

On June 4, the Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater at the Manassas Campus presented a free concert, “An Evening Rhapsody, American Music and More,” performed by The Washington Saxophone Quartet. The performance is part of the “Summer Evenings Under the Stars” series, funded by the Northern Virginia Community College Educational Foundation and sponsored by Country Chevrolet and NOVEC. The 90-minute program included pieces composed by Gershwin, … Continue reading Mary Louise Jackson Amphitheater Presents the Washington Saxophone Quartet