Arts & Entertainment listings

July 14, 2002


American Impressionism exhibition continues

Drawn from the permanent collection, the exhibit shows an American interpretation of the French Impressionist art movement of the late 1800s. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Sunday, Sept. 15. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Fine arts museum focuses on glass art

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, in association with Portland Press in Seattle, and glass artist Dale Chihuly, is offering four studio editions for sale to the public through March 31. The works are "Tiger Lily Seaform Pair," "Citron Basket," "Philodendron Ikebana" and "Ocean Macchia,"above right. "Ocean Macchia" and "Philodendron Ikebana" can be seen at the museum. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Sculptures at AIIA by Scott Cawood

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Scott Cawood returns to Shepherdstown to celebrate his 12th year at the Contemporary American Theater Festival with an exhibition of new works. The exhibit will feature recent additions to Cawood's "Foundations" series, as well as four sculptures from his new "Metropolis" series. Through Sunday, Aug. 4. Antiques to Art, W.Va. 230. Opening reception Saturday, July 13, 6 to 9 p.m. Gallery hours, Thursdays through Sundays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 1-304-876-0659.



Auditions continue for 'Chorus Line'

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Auditions for "A Chorus Line." Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E. Martin St. Today and Monday, July 15, 7 to 10 p.m. There are 20 roles for dancing singers and actors, plus openings for more dancers for large production numbers. Wear appropriate dance clothes and shoes and prepare an audition song if interested in a singing role. For information, call 1-304-263-6766.

Gettysburg Theatre Festival

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - "The Miracle Worker," the story of Helen Keller and her tutor, Annie Sullivan. Gettysburg College, Kline Theatre. 3 p.m. Today at 7; Wednesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 18, at 3 p.m.; Friday, July 19, and Saturday, July 20, 7 p.m.; and Sunday, July 21, 3 p.m. $10. For information, call 1-717-337-6060.

Goose Route Dance Festival

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Three concerts will feature the works of contemporary choreographers as the second Goose Route Dance Festival continues.

  • Today features Bess Park Reynolds, Shannon Hummel, Cynthia Mclaughlin and Marcy Schlissel;

  • Saturday, July 20, features Bowen McCauley Dance, Jennifer Chin and Clare Byrne;

  • Sunday, July 21, Jennifer Chin, Clare Byrne, Therese Keegan and Kitty Clark.

All shows are at 6 p.m. at the War Memorial Building, German and King Streets. Tickets cost $10; $7 for students/children. Call 1-304-262-0060 or go to on the Web.


Mountainside Country Music

UPPER STRASBURG, Pa. - Outdoor country music show. Mountainside Chapel, 7705 Upper Horse Valley Road, between the Fannettsburg and Upper Strasburg mountains. Today at 1:30. Bring lawn chairs. Free. Donations are welcome.

Pen Mar Park

CASCADE - Jim Powers will play the Yamaha organ. Pen Mar Park. Today, 2 to 5 p.m. Free. Donations accepted. Call 1-240-313-2805.


Elise Kress, Jody Marshall and Cathy Palmer perform a mix of traditional Celtic and up-to-date Celtic-inspired music. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Today. Free. 3 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Concert at Central

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Featuring Brass Bash II, with the sounds of organist Michael T. Britt and the Euphonic Brass. Central Presbyterian Church, 40 Lincoln Way West. Today at 4:30. For information, call Kathleen Wold, 1-717-264-4113.

New Intreptreters

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Featuring southern gospel music. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Chambersburg Memorial Park bandshell. Today at 7. Call 1-717-261-3275 or 1-717-264-3367.

Corey Brooks and the Gumption Group

FREDERICK, Md. - Corey Brooks and the Gumption Group will play classic pop and rhythm and blues. Baker Park Bandshell. Today at 7. Free. Bring a canned food item to benefit The City of Frederick Food Bank. 1-301-694-2489 or go to on the Web.

Bluemont Concert

LEESBURG, Va. - The Seldom Scene will perform. Old Courthouse, downtown Leesburg. Today at 7. Admission is $5 per person, $3 for Bluemont friends and seniors, and $1 for ages 5 and younger. The concert will be held at Simpson Middle School if it rains. Call 1-703-777-6306 or go to on the Web.

Harmony Band

BOONSBORO - The Myersville, Md., band will perform as part of the summer concert series. Shafer Park. Today at 7. Free.

True Alliance

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - True Alliance, a southern gospel men's trio, will perform. Gettysburg Rec Park, amphitheater, Long Lane. The concert will be held in Gettysburg Middle School auditorium if it rains. Free. Today at 7. Call 1-717-334-2028.

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