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75 Star Starred
F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre
Rockville Civic Center Park 603 Edmonston Drive Rockville, MD 20851
240-314-8690
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NICK SHOFF
I wore Jeans and a nice sweater Most people dress similarlly though some get a bit more dressy-jackets etc.
Grease dress Nov 17 2014 star this tip starred
NICK SHOFF
The weather was very cold Try to get to show early as not to have to park too far away. I wore Wear casual to a little dressier.
Guys and Dolls dress Nov 11 2013 star this tip starred
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4.6 average rating
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69 events
56 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

One of the good things about Goldstar is that one finds out about wonderful performing arts groups that one never would have known about otherwise. That was the case for the Victorian Lyric Opera Ensemble and its production of J. Strausss Jr.'s...continued

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5 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 02 2012

Fun show and well executed. A few really great local talents showing off!

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4 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 03 2012

Overall wonderful performance of a satisfying opera featuring artists with exceptional voices and great acting. The clever direction added to the enjoyment as did the beautiful costumes.

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Website

http://www.rockvillemd.gov/theatre

Description

Everything old is new again with love affairs, betrayal, deception and a battle of the sexes, all conjured with contagious laughter, flowing champagne and a classic score.

Composed non-stop in forty-two ‘nights of veritable rapture’ this is the younger Strauss’s most celebrated and popular operetta – intoxicatingly melodious and exuberant. Mistaken identities, flirtations at a masked ball, elegant frivolities and confusions of all kinds provide a hilarious vehicle for some of the most captivating music ever written. A blissful show. The Overture is one of the most popular ever written, with five of the best tunes woven into a framework of the great ‘Fledermaus Waltz’.

About the Ticket Supplier: City of Rockville

The City of Rockville’s F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre is home to its own ballet company, chorus, band and youth orchestra. The Theatre is also home to three resident companies: Rockville Musical Theatre, Rockville Little Theatre and The Victorian Lyric Opera Company. In addition, Rockville offers annual events, farmers markets, parks, nature center and more to choose from throughout the year.