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Looking Back: Our Favorite Moments from 2015
Jan 15, 2016

Looking Back: Our Favorite Moments from 2015

As we look forward to a year ahead, we’re counting down some of the most ‘grammable moments from 2015. Did your favorite moment make the top 10? 10: Sharp dressed men for ZZ Top   9: Wolf Trap: Making dreams come true as little Disney princesses walked, danced, pranced and sashayed across The Filene Center stage. 8: Brandi Carlile lit up a perfect summer night...

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Holiday Sing-US Marine Corps Band
Jan 13, 2016

Jumpstart Your January with Wolf Trap

Just because the holidays are over, doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! Whether you want to see a show, learn something new, or experience the park in a fresh way, Wolf Trap has got you covered this January. Debuts and Delicacies January is perhaps one of the most diverse months of The Barns 2015-2016 season, featuring debut performances ranging from Bollywood-inspired music to comedy....

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Wolf Trap & Northrop Grumman: Partners in STEM Learning Through the Arts
Jan 07, 2016

Wolf Trap & Northrop Grumman: Partners in STEM Learning Through the Arts

It’s time to go back to school! After a winter vacation, Wolf Trap Institute for Early Learning Through the Arts is returning to classrooms across the country with its powerful blend of teacher training and in-class services for young learners. For the fourth year, Northrop Grumman Foundation is supporting Wolf Trap residencies that use arts-based strategies to help pre-K and Kindergartners develop science, technology, engineering...

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4 Ways Wolf Trap Can Help Make Your New Year’s Resolution Happen
Dec 21, 2015

4 Ways Wolf Trap Can Help Make Your New Year’s Resolution Happen

With the New Year coming up, it’s time to kick start your goals for 2016. Read on for some of the most popular New Year’s resolutions and learn how Wolf Trap can help you make them happen! Get healthy Lose weight. Be more active. There’s a reason these goals are a regular New Year’s resolution—let’s face it, they’re hard to stick to. After the first...

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Seasonal Sweet Recipes
Dec 17, 2015

Seasonal Sweet Recipes

At Wolf Trap Foundation, the staff likes to kick off the holiday season by indulging in delicious homemade treats, baked and brought to us by our very our dedicated colleagues. Each December, the “Trapper Holiday Cookie Exchange” is a hungrily anticipated tradition that gives us the perfect excuse to unearth some of our favorite family recipes to share, and this year we’d like to share...

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Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds
Dec 16, 2015

10 Days of Gifting: American Airlines Giveaway Rules

American Airlines Travel Certificates – Terms & Conditions  Procedures for requesting Travel Authorization Certificates (each a Travel Certificate”) will be provided to Organization or recipient upon receipt of the signed Agreement. Travel Certificates have no value except when redeemed in accordance with the terms and conditions listed below. Travel Certificates are not transferable or refundable. Travel Certificates are subject to availability of promotional inventories and...

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An Attitude of Gratitude
Dec 09, 2015

An Attitude of Gratitude

We have the attitude of gratitude! Here’s to some of the amazing people who, through their support, talents, and endless enthusiasm, make Wolf Trap possible. We asked them: What does Wolf Trap mean to you? “There are several reasons why I love Wolf Trap. The Filene Center, The Barns, and Children’s Theatre-in-the Woods are beautiful venues and provide an awesome experience. The schedules always provide...

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10 Days of Gifting – Annual Holiday Facebook Contest Rules
Dec 04, 2015

10 Days of Gifting – Annual Holiday Facebook Contest Rules

Contest Rules: SPONSOR. Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts (“Foundation” or “Sponsor”), 1645 Trap Road, Vienna, Virginia 22182. TERM. Sweepstakes begins at 9:30 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on Monday, December 7, 2015 and ends at 11:59 pm ET on Friday, December 18, 2015. (“Sweepstakes Period”) ELIGIBILITY. Wolf Trap Sweepstakes (“Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia) who...

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Holiday Recipes from Chef Chris
Nov 23, 2015

Holiday Recipes from Chef Chris

Looking for something special to add to your holiday meal? Wolf Trap Executive Chef Chris Faessen has the perfect recipes for you:  Sweet Potato Mashed Yields: Approx 4 servings 4 pounds sweet potatoes (about 10 sweet potatoes) peeled cut into 1 inch cubes 1 ½ cups butter cut into cubes 3 tbls brown sugar ½ tsp ground cinnamon ¼ tsp ground nutmeg 4 tbls pure maple...

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Workshop Recap: Movers & Shakers
Nov 16, 2015

Workshop Recap: Movers & Shakers

On Saturday, November 14, 2015, Wolf Trap Master Teaching Artist Terlene Terry-Todd held a sold-out professional development workshop for educators called “Movers and Shakers.” This program is a new workshop that first premiered in Singapore in the summer. This session marked the first time that the workshop was held in the U.S.! The program is focused on STEM and includes arts experiences about the sun,...

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Wolf Trap’s Inaugural Chamber Music Artistic Advisor: Jonathan Biss
Nov 16, 2015

Wolf Trap’s Inaugural Chamber Music Artistic Advisor: Jonathan Biss

World-renowned pianist Jonathan Biss is joining Wolf Trap Foundation as its first Chamber Music Artistic Advisor. In addition to his performance schedule, he has spent eight summers at the Marlboro Music Festival, and has written extensively for prestigious media outlets about the composers with whom he shares a stage. A member of the faculty of his alma mater, the Curtis Institute of Music, since 2010,...

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Commitment to Society
Nov 10, 2015

Commitment to Society

Wolf Trap Master Teaching Artist Christina Farrell recently led a 2-week in-class residency at a preschool in Rajkot, Gujarat in India. During this residency Christina worked with children, ages 3-5, in performing arts integrated sessions while also facilitating quality professional development for their classroom teachers. Read the final blog post in her series below! It seems nearly impossible to summarize everything that I’ve seen and done in the last...

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