Weekend calendar

November 13, 2009

Colin Mochrie, Brad Sherwood

Improvisational comedy. 8 p.m. today. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $54.50 or $43.50. For tickets, call 301-790-2000 or go to

'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde'

SMITHSBURG -- Celebrate Robert Louis Stevenson's birthday by watching a movie based on one of his best-known stories. 7 p.m. today. Smithsburg Library, 66 W. Water St. Free. Call 301-824-7722 to register.

Cowboy Christmas

Cowboy Christmas dinner and show features Guinness World record-holder Andy Rotz, with rope twirling, knife throwing and gunspinning, and his trick horse, Idja. Also wagon rides, old-time photos, live nativity, square dancing, marshmallow roasting and pony rides. 6 to 9:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., show at 7:45 p.m. Show dates generally are on Fridays and Saturdays in November and the first week of January; and Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, with additional shows Christmas week. Dessert-only shows on Friday, Nov. 20, and Tuesday, Dec. 29. Antietam Recreation, 9745 Garis Shop Road, south of Hagerstown. For ticket prices and information, go to


'High School Musical 2'

SMITHSBURG -- Smithsburg High School's SONIX Show Choir presents "High School Musical 2." 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Smithsburg High School. $7. For advance reservations, call 301-766-8336 or e-mail

Dance ensemble

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Wilson College's modern dance ensemble, Orchesis, will present its fall concert. 7 p.m. today and Saturday. Wilson College's Appenzellar-Buchanan Dance Studio in Davison Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave. $10; $3, students with ID; free for children under 12. For reservations, call Paula Kellinger at 717-263-9147 or e-mail

Train and craft show

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. -- Crafts, pastries, free coffee, lunch special, train ride for children, model trains on display and for sale. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Citizens Fire Co., 245 Citizens Way. $4; free for children under 10. Proceeds benefit Citizens Fire Co. in Charles Town, and Shenandoah and Potomac Valley Garden Railway Club. Call David Holmes at 304-671-8106 or e-mail

Requiem Mass

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -- The Masterworks Chorale will present Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Requiem Mass in D minor with full orchestra and guest soloists. 8 p.m. Saturday, St. James Catholic Church, Charles Town, W.Va.; and 7 p.m. Sunday, Frank Arts Center Theater on Shepherd University campus. $20. For information or tickets, call 304-876-5765 or go to

Maryland Symphony Orchestra

Maryland Symphony Orchestra will present MasterWorks II, "Symphonic Revlutionaries." MSO principal cellist Lukasz Szyrner performing Dmitri Shostakovich's Violincello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major. 8 p.m. Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tickets are available at, by calling 301-797-4000 and at the MSO box office, 30 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown.

Fashion festival

Hagerstown Lioness Club and The Uptown Shoppes of Downtown Hagerstown will present the "Gift of Sight" fashion show-fashion festival. Preview of accessory and gift tables at 1 p.m., followed by the fashion show at 2 p.m. Sunday. Venice Ballroom, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. $15. Purchase tickets at Lena's of Hagerstown, L&L Classic Clothes, The Boutique and Basketful of Gifts. Proceeds will benefit the Medical Eye Bank of Maryland and community sight conservation projects.

Organ and piano concert

A concert of organ and piano featuring Ken Stoops. 7 p.m. Sunday. John Wesley United Methodist Church, 129 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free-will offering.

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