Tag: alexandria symphony orchestra

A magical night of film and music

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Some things are worth waiting for. The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s performance on Saturday night, a collaboration with the Alexandria Film Festival...

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra prepares for grand return

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] After a year away from concert stages due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra is finally preparing to raise...

Your Views: We all need classical music right now

To the editor: The story “Single complaint, lengthy permitting process jettison classical concert series” by Cody Mello-Klein in the Feb. 25 Alexandria Times struck a...

Alexandria Film Festival announces 2020 award winners

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] In a virtual ceremony streamed via Zoom, members of the Alexandria Film Festival executive board announced the winners of this...

AFF Review: ‘Kite’ and score both soar

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] One striking feature of the Alexandria Film Festival is the breadth of experience many participants bring to the event. For...

Our View: A local treasure

The Alexandria Film Festival has grown during the past 14 years from a creative idea to a firmly entrenched part of our city’s burgeoning...

Your Views: ‘Sure on this Shining Night’

To the editor: As citizens of Alexandria and our country, we wake up this November to a stark reality. With a tense election season barely...

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra announces grant winners

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra announced the seven recipients of its micro-grant program on Monday. The grant-funded projects, which must be completed...

Entertainment venues reopen in phase three

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] For the first time since Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) issued a stay at home order on March 30, local theaters...

Budding nonprofit honors Alexandria women

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] This year marks the centennial of women’s right to vote thanks to the ratification of the 19th Constitutional Amendment, and...