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Diversions week of December 18, 2014

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 2:54 pm

Nutcracker performance at Atlee High School Dec. 20 The Concert Ballet of Virginia will be performing the Nutcracker at Atlee High School this Saturday, Dec. 20 at 2:30 and 7:30, and then again Sunday, Dec. 21 at 2:30 p.m. Hanover County has 19 dancers represented in the ballet this year. Dancers listed from left to right in the back row: Zach Allen, Spencer Menditto, Chris Gatewood. Third row: Madison Bray,

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  • ‘Nutcracker’ performances upcoming at Atlee High

    Posted on December 11, 2014 at 1:06 pm

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    The Concert Ballet of Virginia, the state’s oldest continually operating ballet company, presents the full-length version of “The Nutcracker” during the 2014 holiday season. Performances will be held Friday, Dec. 19, at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 20, at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 21, at 2:30 p.m. at the Atlee High School Theater.

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  • More movies, holiday jazz concert coming to Ashland Theater

    Posted on December 4, 2014 at 4:23 pm

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    This weekend, the Ashland Theater features showings of "The Goonies" and "Polar Express" followed Monday by a special holiday jazz concert from area high school students.

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Diversions week of December 18, 2014

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 2:54 pm

Nutcracker performance at Atlee High School Dec. 20 The Concert Ballet of Virginia will be performing the Nutcracker at Atlee High School this Saturday, Dec. 20 at 2:30 and 7:30, and then again Sunday, Dec. 21 at 2:30 p.m. Hanover County has 19 dancers represented in the ballet this year. Dancers listed from left to right in the back row: Zach Allen, Spencer Menditto, Chris Gatewood. Third row: Madison Bray,

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  • CVMC presents December concerts

    Posted on December 10, 2014 at 4:14 pm

    The Central Virginia Masterworks Chorale, based right here in the Center of the Universe, is busily preparing for its 2014 Christmas concert, “Sing Glory!” Now in its eighth year, the Chorale is excited to present what promises to be a spectacular musical experience. Artistic Director David Sinden will conduct the chorus and the musicians, and Margaret Taylor will accompany. Featured in this year’s concert are Antonio Vivaldi’s Gloria, accompanied by

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  • Humane Society hosts ‘Pet Photos with Santa’ event

    Posted on December 10, 2014 at 4:13 pm

    Dress your pet in his or her holiday finery and join the Hanover Humane Society Saturday, Dec. 20 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for its inaugural “Pet Photos with Santa.”  The event will be held at Hanover Humane’s facility at 12190 Washington Highway in Ashland. For a $10 donation, Hanover Humane will provide a framed digital print of your pet with Santa. As an added bonus, the digital file

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