Let’s start off by having you tell us a little bit about yourself: I was a Registered Nurse for 20 years, and then went to graduate school and became an Adult and Geriatric Nurse Practitioner for the next 20 years. I have worked in the Emergency Department, Intensive Care, Intravascular Therapy, Home Care, Long-term […]
BlackRock Center for the Arts takes great pride in its engagement with the community and takes advantage of every opportunity to share various forms of arts with its neighbors. The last few weeks have certainly be no exception: We had the pleasure of hosting a free Community Dance Class featuring renowned choreographer and founder of Evidence, A […]
On Monday evening, September 19th, BlackRock hosted a “Coffee and Dessert” meeting and orientation for volunteers. Thirty volunteers came out to the event! Corner Bakery donated coffee and a tray of desserts and everyone had fun catching up after the long summer. In preparation for the coming performance season there was a review of the […]
Meet the artist at a reception on July 23 and at BlackRock’s Annual Open House on August 27 GERMANTOWN, MD — Capturing the spontaneity and immediacy of the painting process, artist Chee-Keong Kung begins each work with a brush stroke or line that sets into motion subsequent moves. Chance and control are an invaluable […]
Two local photographers present exhibitions at BlackRock Center for the Arts GERMANTOWN, MD — Two local fine art photographers, Alexandra Silverthorne and D. B. Stovall, present exhibitions in the Kay Gallery at BlackRock Center for the Arts on view from Thursday, July 21 through Saturday, August 27. Silverthorne and Stovall, both natives of the Washington, […]
The 2016 summer camps start on June 21! As the first day of camp approaches, we wanted to give you a taste of what a camp day looks like in two of our most popular camps. Musical theater camp for 3rd–8th graders. Students will be divided into groups to learn short original musical revues that tie into the […]
(Germantown, MD) – BlackRock Center for the Arts Executive Director Krista Rimple Bradley has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Montgomery Women’s Rising Star Award—an award that honors and memorializes the life of Phyllis Campbell Newsome, a visionary community activist and a founding member of Montgomery Women. As a director of community advocacy […]
Welcome to our new 5-minute chat series! This week our Executive Director, Krista Bradley tells us about what’s coming next to our stages, galleries, and classrooms.
BLACKROCK, CLARKSBURG PREMIUM OUTLETS TO EXPLORE POTENTIAL FOR MAKING THE ARTS MORE ACCESSIBLE TO CLARKSBURG CLARKSBURG, MD (1/16/14) — BlackRock Center for the Arts and Clarksburg Premium Outlets at Cabin Branch are exploring a partnership with the goal of providing high quality and accessible arts experiences to the Clarksburg community. To that end, […]
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Saturday performance of storyteller Charlotte Blake Alston has been moved to Friday, January 24 at 10 am. It has also been confirmed that Charlotte Blake Alston will also be performing at BlackRock’s Fall 2014 Open House on Saturday, August 23, 2014.