The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”

Join us in honoring America’s veterans with a free performance from the United States Army’s premier 65-piece traditional concert band. Led by Colonel Andrew J. Esch, the evening will include a wide variety of musical styles, from classics to popular favorites and instrumental features—all showcasing the band’s worldwide reputation for extraordinary musicianship.

You may also like: In the Mood: A 1940s Musical Revue

Photo by Chris Branagan.
2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Big Band, Classical Music, LIVE Series, Music, Past Performances
November 11, 2017 7:30 pm Buy Tickets

Newmyer Flyer presents

The Last Waltz

Just announced!

Join thirty-five of D.C.’s best musicians as they recreate the timeless sound of The Band’s legendary 1976 farewell concert. Back on the Weinberg stage by popular demand, this rockin’ tribute features not only the music of The Band, but many of their extraordinary guests, including Van Morrison, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, and more. Performers will include Bob Margolin (who appeared alongside Muddy Waters at the original concert), Tom Principato, Julia Nixon, and other area favorites.

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2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, LIVE Series, Music, Past Performances
November 10, 2017 8:00 pm Buy Tickets

Chamber Talks: Wayne Rivers

The Frederick County Chamber of Commerce and partner Northwestern Mutual-Frederick will host Chamber Talks, an evening presentation and discussion with the nation’s leading authority in family-owned business matters, Wayne Rivers, co-founder and President of the Family Business Institute.

This Chamber Talks event is open to all, and tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.  In addition, Northwestern Mutual-Frederick has purchased a block of tickets, which they are making available to the public for free while supplies last. Please click here to buy tickets.

Wayne Rivers is an expert guest on NBC, MSNBC, CNBC and CNN, and is a popular blogger for the Wall Street Journal. He has written four books, and will present some highlights from his bestseller, “The Top Nine Reasons Family Businesses Fail – and the Eight Building Blocks for Creating a Sustainable Closely Held Business.”

Rivers’ expertise spans the myriad issues specific to family-owned businesses, including:

  • How to ensure a family legacy for your business
  • How to do it right: transferring ownership of a family business to the next generation
  • How to successfully integrate a Board of Directors with family members and others
  • What to do when family-owned business owners don’t want to retire
  • How to handle a family member who underperforms
  • How to navigate the difficult but crucial succession planning conversations
  • How family-owned businesses can manage work-life balance
  • Selling the farm:  when the next generation chooses another career path
  • The “and Daughter” evolution of family businesses
  • Beware the third generation: why family-owned businesses seem to die just two generations removed

Rivers’ presentation will be followed by a question-and-answer session from attendees. Anyone who owns or is employed by a family-owned business will learn strategies and actionable tools for career and business success.

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Community Event, Past Performances
November 6, 2017 7:00 pm

AARP Maryland presents

“Glen Campbell… I’ll Be Me”

This event is free, but registration is required: call 1-844-418-2281 or make reservations online here.

You and up to five guests are invited to a special FREE screening of Glen Campbell… I’ll Be Me, a documentary about the country music legend. The event will also include a brief panel discussion with experts about Alzheimer’s and dementia-related illness and available resources for caregivers.

In 2011, Glen Campbell set out on an unprecedented tour across America. He thought it would last 5 weeks, instead it went for 151 spectacular sold out shows over a triumphant year-and-a-half. What made this tour extraordinary was that Glen had recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.

This screening is being co-hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Maryland and Weinberg Center for the Arts. Doors open at 1pm and the film screening begins at 1:30pm.

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Community Event, FREE Event, Past Performances, Special Film Event
November 5, 2017 1:30 pm Reservations required; no tickets issued

Silent Film Series

“The Lodger” (1927)

Alfred Hitchcock’s third feature film marked the start of his distinct thriller style. Featuring live accompaniment on the mighty Wurlitzer organ!

A serial killer known only as “The Avenger” is on the loose in London, murdering unsuspecting blonde women. A mysterious man arrives at the house of Mr. and Mrs. Bunting inquiring after a room to rent. The Buntings’ daughter is a blonde model and is dating one of the detectives assigned to the case, when the detective becomes jealous of the lodger and begins to suspect he may be The Avenger.

Directors: Alfred Hitchcock
Writers: Marie Belloc Lowndes, Eliot Stannard
Starring: June Tripp, Ivor Novello, Marie Ault
Duration: 68 min
Genre: Crime, drama, mystery

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Past Performances, SILENT FILM Series
November 4, 2017 8:00 pm Buy Tickets

Silent Film Series

“The Lost World” (1925)

Based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional masterpiece, this film features pioneering stop motion special effects. Featuring live accompaniment on the mighty Wurlitzer organ! 

Due to his recent outlandish claims that dinosaurs still exist in the far reaches of the Amazon, explorer and professor Challenger is the laughing stock of the London press. Newspaper reporter Edward Malone learns that this claim originates from a diary given to him by fellow explorer Maple White’s daughter, Paula. Malone’s paper funds an expedition to rescue Maple White, who has been stranded at the top of a high plateau. Joined by renowned hunter John Roxton, among others, the group travels to South America, where they do indeed find a plateau inhabited by prehistoric creatures.

Directors: Harry O. Hoyt
Writers: Marion Fairfax
Starring: Wallace Beery, Bessie Love, Lloyd Hughes
Duration: 106 min
Genre: Adventure, fantasy

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Past Performances, SILENT FILM Series
November 4, 2017 3:00 pm Buy Tickets

An Evening with Dailey & Vincent

“The rock stars of bluegrass.” –CMT

“The most electric combination of country and bluegrass today!” –Billboard

Hailed by CMT as “the rock stars of bluegrass,” the dashing Dailey & Vincent are known as one of the most exciting, reputable, and elite bluegrass duos in America. Their uniquely riveting music has garnered a series of accolades, including three GRAMMY® Award nominations, 14 IBMA Awards, and a recent induction into the Grand Ole Opry. With feel-good tunes and contagious laughs, it’s a one-of-a-kind concert event you won’t want to miss!

Sponsored by

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Photo by TVC.
2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Bluegrass, LIVE Series, Music, Past Performances
November 3, 2017 8:00 pm Buy Tickets

The Commonheart

With gritty vocals over rock riffs and horns, The Commonheart delivers emotional melodies that interlace blues, soul, and gospel music. Featuring a 10-piece mixture of trumpet, saxophone, keys, and guitar, their sound is a true testament to the past while holding its own as one of today’s most promising acts.

You may also like: New Breed Brass Band and Sammy Miller & The Congregation

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, Blues, Music, Past Performances, Tivoli DISCOVERY Series
November 2, 2017 7:30 pm Buy Tickets Pay-What-You-Want (Suggested donation $10)

WCRH 90.5 presents

Steven Curtis Chapman: SCC Solo

“The Michael Jordan of Christian music.”
-TNT

Five-time GRAMMY®-winner Steven Curtis Chapman is the most awarded artist in Christian music history. With a career spanning thirty years and chart-topping hits like “Live Out Loud,” “Do Everything,” and “Love Take Me Over,” the industry legend weaves a rich tapestry of musical worship, sharing intimate details of his personal journey and the stories behind his most beloved songs.

For All VIP Ticket Buyers ONLY:

VIP DOORS OPEN – 5:00 pm

VIP MEET & GREET BEGINS – 5:15 PM

The Meet & Greet will include meeting Steven and the opportunity to receive an autograph and a photo (using your device). Please contact DC Concert Ministries with any questions about the Meet & Greet at (800) 861-0850.

You may also like: Tracy Lawrence and An Evening with Dailey & Vincent

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, LIVE Series, Music, Past Performances
October 29, 2017 7:00 pm Buy Tickets

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – LIVE!

Following in the footsteps of the beloved “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood,” join Daniel Tiger and all of his friends in this interactive musical tour through the Neighborhood of Make-Believe. Sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences, this live theatrical adventure is filled with singing, dancing, and “grr-ific” surprises that will warm the hearts of all generations!

You may also like: Flip FabriQue: Catch Me! and Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas

2017-2018 SEASON, All Performances, FAMILY Series, Family-Friendly, Past Performances
October 28, 2017 2:00 pm Buy Tickets
October 28, 2017 5:30 pm Buy Tickets