Now that the heat wave has subsided, it’s the perfect time to come spend your evenings at Wolf Trap. We’ve had a lot going on, so here’s this week’s news and notes to keep you on beat with us!
Seal and Macy Gray kicked off their first stop of their summer tour at Wolf Trap on Tuesday evening despite the downpour. Both artists performed songs from their newly released cover albums, Soul II and Covered, respectively. If the concert wasn’t enough for you, then check out this interview by Elysa Gardner from USA Today with Seal himself.
Tickets at Wolf Trap are selling out fast, but don’t fret—The Washington City Paper has got your back! This month you can enter for a chance to win tickets to three of Wolf Trap’s most popular performances, Jackson Browne , Summerland tour, and NSO @ Wolf Trap's The Planets - An HD Odyssey. Head on over right now!
The NSO @ Wolf Trap season finally kicked off last weekend with two back-to-back performances, Broadway Rocks! and The Music of John Williams. The Examiner previewed two of the NSO’s upcoming shows for this weekend, Hamlisch Goes Gershwin and The Wizard of Oz. Read up on these before you go!
This season at Theatre-in-the-Woods has been filled with some of today’s biggest kindie music stars. GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter Justin Roberts will make an appearance later in the TITW season, but until then you can check out his interview with Go Ask Mom blogger Sarah Lindenfeld Hall.