A Message from the Board of Trustees

  June 6, 2017   Dear Friends of BlackRock: You may have heard that Krista Bradley, Executive Director of BlackRock Center for the Arts has accepted a position at the Association for Performing Arts Professionals (APAP). June 2nd was her last day. The Board of Trustees is grateful for her dedicated years of service to […]

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¡Viva BlackRock! 2017 Annual Gala

  This year, ¡Viva BlackRock! 2017 Annual Gala was held Friday, May 5th.  This formal event helps support the nonprofit, BlackRock Center for the Arts and spread its mission of sharing of the arts throughout the Upper Montgomery County community and beyond. This year’s gala featured a latin flair with music by Spanish Guitar Duo, Ramin y Manuel, […]

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April 2017 Volunteer Spotlight: Faith Schmidt

Previous to taking time off to raise our son and seeing him through high school, I worked in the District for an international environmental firm which I thoroughly enjoyed.  After residing in Germantown for quite a few years and before Germantown even had a “town center,” I was itching to live in an attractive town with some culture taking place.  I clearly missed […]

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Water on Mars Workshop at BlackRock

On April 1st and 2nd, Extreme Juggling Artists, Water on Mars joined BlackRock and the community for a 2-day showcase filled with spectacular juggling circus art.  On Saturday, April 1st, the trio appeared at our Lead Season Sponsor site, Clarksburg Premium Outlets, to dazzle shoppers with their talent.  Immediately following their afternoon show, the same day, the […]

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BlackRock Intern Report: Evan Cavil

by Evan Cavil During the course of my internship this summer (2016) at BlackRock Center for the Arts, I not only learned what I hoped to about audio engineering but much more about other aspects of theater and performing arts that I hadn’t even given much thought about beforehand. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable, […]

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