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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, April 3

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The Moscow Festival Ballet will perform the classic ballet "Romeo and Juliet" in Fairfax this Saturday night.
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The Moscow Festival Ballet will perform the classic ballet "Romeo and Juliet" in Fairfax this Saturday night.

Apr. 5: LiveArt in a Day
This Saturday you can attend the first edition of LiveArt in a Day at Anacostia Arts Center in Southeast. The 24-hour theater festival starts with five local playwrights writing 10-minute plays overnight, giving local directors just one day to develop the shows and prep the actors for curtain time. The plays will center on quintessential D.C. area landmarks, events and personalities. Will they pull it off? You can see for yourself at 7 and 9 p.m.

Apr. 4-6: Moscow Festival Ballet
Classical Russian ballet comes to Northern Virginia this weekend for three performances by the Moscow Festival Ballet. Tomorrow night at 8, you can head to Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas to see the company perform “Swan Lake”. Then, you can swing by George Mason University’s Center for the Arts in Fairfax on Saturday at 8 p.m. to see “Romeo and Juliet” and “Chopiniana”. Finally, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, you can catch “Ballet Favorites”, also at GMU.

Music: “Love Theme (Romeo and Juliet)” by Tchaikovsky

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