Events Calendar

The Bethesda Urban Partnership publishes a bi-monthly calendar of events and distributes it free of charge to area residents and businesses. To submit an event to be considered for the print or online calendar, please contact Valerie Hillman at

June July

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Live Performance/Exhibit

March 1 - March 3 - Theatre Performance

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time performed by Walt Whitman High School's drama program. Walt Whitman High School, 7100 Whittier Blvd. March 1-3, 7pm. $10/students, $15/adults, $20/reserved seating. Tickets:


March 2 - Dance Performance

ETM: Double Down; evening of dance & music by Dorrance Dance. Strathmore Music Center, 5301 Tuckerman Ln. 8pm. $35-$80. 301/581-5100.

March 3 - March 31 - Laugh Riot at Positano

Live standup comedy show. Positano, 4948 Fairmont Ave. Saturdays, 8-9:30pm. Ages 18+. $10 (cash). 301/946-1102. 

March 3 - Bethesda Jewish Congregation Purimspiel Musical Comedy

Come and carouse with the Purimspiel Players – a musical spoof celebrating the Jewish holiday of Purim. Bethesda Jewish Congregation, 6601 Bradley Blvd. 6:30pm. All Ages. $50, includes dinner, drinks & entertainment.  RSVP by 2/26. 301/469-8636.


March 7 - March 31 - Art Exhibit

Paintings by Teresa Jarzynski, Vatsala Menon, Robert O'Brien & Barbara Pliskin. Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E. Wed.-Sat., 12-6pm. Reception: March 9, 6-8pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.

March 7 - March 31 - Art Exhibit

“Highlighting the Life I Live,” photographs by Stephane Themeze. Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East West Hwy. Wed.–Sun., 12-6pm. Reception: March 9, 6-9pm. All Ages. FREE. 443/593-9785.

March 8 - March 8 & 22 – AMP Comedy Night

Dean Napolitano & Corey Hunter. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. $14. 301/581-5100.

March 11 - Medieval-Style Comedy

The Edge of the Universe Players 2 presents, A Fool Named “O”; a Fool of long experience at the Maryland Renaissance Festival, assisted by a few simple objects & no words, engages the audience in old-world delights. The Writer's Center, 4508 Walsh St. 2pm. All Ages. $10. 202/355-6330.

March 11 - Cinema Art Bethesda

Film screening of After the Storm (Japan); discussion to follow. Bethesda Row Cinema, 7235 Woodmont Ave. 10am; doors open 9:30am. $15; includes bagels & coffee. 240/395-0042.

March 22 - AMP Comedy Night

Kevin McCaffrey & Robert Dean. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. $14. 301/581-5100.

March 31 - Theatre Performance

Million Dollar Quartet. The Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Ln. 8pm. All ages. $38-$88. 301/581-5100.