January 15, 2001



Opening this week
HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> "Get Over It" (NR) - High school senior Berke Lawrence (Ben Foster), whose girlfriend, Allison (Melissa Sagemiller) just broke up with him, quits the basketball team and tries out for a Shakespeare play in an effort to win her back. He begins to notice his best friend's little sister, Kelly (Kirsten Dunst), who doesn't seem so little anymore. Also starring Mila Kunis and Shane West.


SFX Production: Less than Jake with guests New Found Glory and Anti-Flag

Saturday, Feb. 17, 5 p.m. (doors open at 3:30 p.m.)


1015 Half St. SE

Washington, D.C.

Directly off South Capitol exit of Interstate 395 and one block from the Navy Yard Metro.

Fenced-in secured parking is available.

Tickets are $13 in advance, or $16 the day of the concert, plus service charges.

Tickets are available at all TicketMaster locations.

TicketMaster locations include:

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> books 'n things at Long Meadow Shopping Center in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or credit card. For information, call 301-797-3399.


HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> Hecht's at Valley Mall in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or Hecht's charge. For concert information, call 301-582-0517, ext. 372.

HEIGHT="6" ALT="* "> To order by phone, call TicketMaster at 1-410-481-SEAT, 1-202-432-SEAT or 1-703-573-SEAT. Order online at

Essay Contest

Vegetarian essay contest

sponsored by The Vegetarian Resource Group

Deadline is Tuesday, May 1.

Contest categories are ages 8 and younger, ages 9 to 13 and ages 14 to 18. First prize in each category is a $50 savings bond.

Entrants should write a two- to three-page essay on any aspect of vegetarianism or veganism. Vegetarianism is not eating meat, fish and poultry. Vegans are vegetarians who do not use any animal products, such as dairy items or eggs.

Entries should be based on interviews, research and/or personal opinion. Participants need not be a vegetarian to enter.

Include name, age, address, telephone number, grade, school and teacher's name. Send entries to: The Vegetarian Resource Group, P.O. Box 1463, Baltimore, Md. 21203.

For information, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope with two first-class stamps to the same address or go to on the Web.

- Compiled by Jean Baraclough, editorial assistant

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