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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, February 28

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One-hundred percent of proceeds from MELODIME's new album will be donated to the band's charity organization, Now I Play Along Too, which provides musical instruments and education for underprivileged children.
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One-hundred percent of proceeds from MELODIME's new album will be donated to the band's charity organization, Now I Play Along Too, which provides musical instruments and education for underprivileged children.

Mar. 1-2: The Acting Company
The Tony Award-winning touring classical theater troupe The Acting Company is coming to Northern Virginia this weekend to explore two sides of the same story. Tomorrow night at 8, the group will come to George Mason University’s Center for the Arts in Fairfax to perform Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, an absurdist comedy that focuses on two minor characters in William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. The company will then perform Hamlet at 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas.

Mar. 1: MELODIME + Courrier + Pretty Gritty
The D.C.-based Southern-influenced alt-rock band MELODIME is playing a show at Jammin Java in Vienna tomorrow night at 10 featuring music from its latest album, Where the Sinners & the Saints Collide. Alt-rock band Courrier and alt-country duo Pretty Gritty will also perform.

Music: “Turn Me On” by Vitamin String Quartet

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