Join us [1-7 p.m. this Saturday, January 28] for an all-out neighborhood party celebrating two great years in business! Your support has made these two years possible, so let us say thank you with a full afternoon of free tastings, demonstrations, and special deals. Our neighborhood discount will be extended to 15% all day, and if you bring in a first-timer to the Shoppe, we’ll give you both a 20% discount to use at a later date. On top of that, we’re bringing in all of our favorite vendors, producers, and food & drink experts to help us celebrate. Check out the full schedule:
1-3 p.m. – Nice Legs distributor
1-2:30 p.m. – Cashion’s sous chef Sarah Smith chats about her favorite cheeses
2-3 p.m. – Adam Bernbach of Proof & Estadio shares his love of cocktails
2:30-4 p.m. – International Gourmet, purveyors of delicious cheese and goodies
3-4 p.m. – Vini Inc., distributor of Ave Malbec, Michelle Satta & more
3-7 p.m. – White House Meats, purveyors of local, pasture-raised meat
4-7 p.m. – Prestige Beverage, distributor of Sivas Sonoma Cabernet & Chieftain’s Scotch
4-7 p.m. – El Ceibo Chocolate
As a way of giving back to the community after it has given us so much, we’re partnering with Proof, Estadio, and Cashion’s to accept donations for Food & Friends, a non-profit organization that delivers meals to people with HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-challenging illnesses.
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You are cordially invited to the Washington Opera Society’s exclusive Christmas/Hannukah Party!
We are pleased to welcome our great opera stars to the company!
Juliette Di Bello, Manuela Tomasz Korossy, Kristin Sampson from the NY City Opera Company, and Kevin Short of the Metropolitan Opera.
Don’t miss this unique holiday concert of seasonal favorites and hit arias from the operatic repertoire sung by our cast of stellar singers. Maestro Benichou will bring his infectious energy as he leads the WOS Festival Ensemble in an evening sure to remember. Glad tidings!
You are cordially invited to the Embassy of Austria for a thrilling evening with Mozart. What a better way to spend Christmas and Hannukah! Our full orchestra and lead singers, some of whom sing at the Met, will appeal to teens as they begin their journey to the classics! We expect to be sold out soon…..
Get your tickets now!
Under the Gracious Patronage of H.E. Petra Schneebauer, Ambassador of Austria
Julien Benichou, Conductor
Kevin Short as Figaro
Manna K. Jones as Susanna
Stephen Powell as Count Almaviva
Laquita Mitchell as Contessa
Anna Kelly as Cherubino
Maggie Polglaze as Barbarina
John Gibney as Bartolo
Leah Heater as Marcellina
Christopher Jon Hartung as Antonio & Don Curzio
Narration provided by Robin Phillips
Embassy of Austria
3524 International Court NW
Washington, DC 20008
Doors Open/Cocktails 6:30 pm
Performance including Intermission 7:15 pm
Wine Reception with Heavy Hors d’oeuvres 9:15 to 10:30 pm
Box Seats $250
Orchestra Reserved $150
Seniors (over 65 years old) Unreserved $80 [sold out]
Students with ID $50
Join the Terrells and many other local artists for a holiday party at The Fillmore School in Georgetown from 6-8pm on Saturday, December 16th. There will be open studios, live music, chair massages, and local businesses with holiday specials. This