Runners and walkers of all ages are encouraged to participate in Encore’s first ever 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Kids Run on the scenic W&OD Trail through Bluemont Park on Saturday, November 5. Moonbounce, face painting, and children’s games throughout the morning. Wear your costume! Get into the theatre spirit and wear your Halloween costume during the race. Who doesn’t like getting one more wear out of that costume? Click here to more »
Join us onstage or backstage for our 2016/2017 season! Students ages 9-18 are invited to audition for the cast. Students ages 12-18 may audition for crew. Rising 10th graders through college students and adults may audition for cast and crew for The Music Man.
Richard Thompson passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Theater is about telling stories, and I am happy to tell one about Richard Thompson and his family; the community of Arlington, Virginia; a wonderful children’s theater called Encore Stage & Studio; and in some lesser measure, my own family’s personal relationship with Amy and Charlotte Thompson, Richard’s wife and daughter. This story begins, perhaps, in the 1950’s, when Richard’s grandparents lived in more »