Tag: little theatre of alexandria

Our View: Remembering our arts roots

The 20-page City Creatives arts section that appeared in last week’s Alexandria Times is evidence of just how far our city has come as...

Little Theatre of Alexandria veteran finds purpose in performance

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A s the lights dim in The Little Theatre of Alexandria, the crowd hums with anticipation. The energy is palpable....

‘Blue Stockings’ brings relevant, period drama to LTA

By Jordan Wright “Blue Stockings” harkens back to the late 19th century at Cambridge University at a time when women wore bloomers and didn’t have...

Alexandria Celebrates Women: ‘Blue stockings’

By Gayle Converse and Pat Miller When 17th century women’s rights advocate Margaret Brent owned much of the land upon which Alexandria sits today, she...

LTA’s “Rumors” is a pitch perfect, maddening farce

By Jordan Wright I suppose you might say the conflict at the center of “Rumors,” the latest production from the Little Theatre of Alexandria, is...

LTA’s quirky comedy ‘Ripcord’ provides a necessary respite

By Jordan Wright It’s nearly impossible to calculate the thrill of a live audience when you’ve been deprived of the joy of a shared experience...

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...

Residents organize homemade mask-making efforts

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria residents are dusting off their sewing machines to create homemade face masks, the must-have fashion – and safety –...

Live from quarantine: Local arts organizations adapt to social distancing

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On Tuesday evening, the night singer-songwriter Vanessa Carlton was scheduled to perform at the Birchmere, the seats and stage at...

Alexandrians brace for coronavirus outbreak

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread globally, Alexandria residents and businesses are bracing for an outbreak. Some are already...