Events

Rotten Apple
$65-80
February 4, 2023 - February 5, 2023
A man tormented by failed dreams is unwittingly given an opportunity to relocate his family to The Big Apple. His struggle between passion and family draws thin when a Rotten Apple enters their lives. Blinded by selfishness, will the foundation...
Arts on Stage Cirque Zuma Zuma
$9
February 7, 2023 - February 8, 2023
Cirque Zuma Zuma is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Performers train in Kenya and Tanzania before going on tour with the company. Enjoy traditional African dances, South African gumboot dancers, Gabonese tumblers, percussionists, jugglers, acrobats and contortionists in this performance...
Men of Distinction Presents: The Black History Showcase
$5
February 10, 2023
Come celebrate Black History Month with Bowie High School’s Men of Distinction step team. This showcase will honor Black History through music, arts, and step. The show will feature BHS talent such as Xclusive step team, the Winter Guard, and many more. Students, parents,...
Dance Dimensions Good Vibes Only
$25-30
February 11, 2023
Join us for the Dance Dimensions winter showcase where we are sure to put you in a good mood. “Good Vibes Only” is a fun, positive, family friendly dance showcase highlighting all of the students at Dance Dimensions.
Maryland Minza 5.0
$10-15
February 18, 2023
Maryland Minza 5.0 is the 5th iteration of our national non-profit intercollegiate Bollywood-fusion dance competition. The competition is comprised of 8 competing teams from across the country, and 3 exhibition acts.
Arts on Stage I Have a Dream
$9
February 23, 2023
Your students will be inspired by this compelling dramatization of the life and times of one of the most influential and charismatic leaders of the Civil Rights movement. Experience Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggle and his dream of “lifting...
The Return of Jackie Moms Mabley
$45-55
February 24, 2023
Jackie Moms Mabley was born Loretta Mary Aiken in 1894 or 1897, depending on which tombstone you choose to believe. She was born in Brevard, North Carolina to the town’s most successful Negro businessman, Jim, and his wife, Mary Aiken....
Joe Clair
$30-40
February 25, 2023
Joe Clair and Friends Comedy Show featuring special guests Alex Thomas, Capone, and Skeet Carter, plus live music by Sound of the City Band featuring Precious Joubert and a delicious menu from Ruby’s Southern Comfort Kitchen!
Arts on Stage The Cat in the Hat
$9
March 1, 2023
The Cat in the Hat is the perfect friend for a boring rainy afternoon. From games and mischief to Thing One and Thing Two The Cat brings all sorts of trouble to this grey day— but will Sally and her...
Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant
$10-55
March 4, 2023
Presenting the 3rd Annual Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant! 30 talented high school students compete to earn over $6,000 in scholarships to pursue higher education at their prestigious HBCUs! It’s a night of royal Black Girl Magic! You, your daughter,...
Brencore Ent presents: Tribute to Earth Wind and Fire and The Emotions
$35-40
March 5, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Earth, Wind & Fire and The Emotions” featuring The BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts. The BRENCORE ALLSTARS is a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from...
The Reason Why Stage Play
$40
April 15, 2023
Back by popular demand – again! A conversation piece… long after the curtains close. (Mature content. Recommended for ages 18+)
Brencore Entertainment Presents: A Tribute to the Music of Maze and Frankie Beverly
$35-40
April 16, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Maze & Frankie Beverly” featuring national recording artist Jamar Dukes and the BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band, a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from the Washington, DC area who perform some of the...
Arts on Stage Anansi the Spider
$9
April 25, 2023
Written by Jeremy KislingBased on the traditional Anansi Tales The winds blow, the fireflies glow, and a trickster spider knows just how to get what he wants. But will Anansi stick to his embellished stories of adventure and danger or...
YAR Hair Expo & Marketplace
$25
April 30, 2023
Join the hair experts from YAR Hair Extensions Salon for this hair expo and marketplace. Event for ages 18 and up.
Arts on Stage Trekking Mexico
$9
Mexico Beyond Mariachi’s Trekking Mexico show takes audiences on a 600-year journey that begins in the fascinating world of Mesoamerican civilization. Continuing chronologically, we illustrate through music, dance, and storytelling how time, geography, climate, and foreign influences have affected folk traditions to the present...
Arts on Stage Peter and the Wolf
$9
“Peter and The Wolf” will tickle, intrigue, and delight young audiences while also offering a splendid introduction to theatre, classical music and value clarification themes. When Peter visits his grandfather for the summer, creative solutions are needed to provide a...
Born To Swing
$45-65
May 13, 2023
The musical BORN TO SWING tells the story of the 85-year career of renowned concert pianist, composer/arranger, entertainer and philanthropist Lillette Harris (later known as Lillette Jenkins). It also tells how she and her husband, Actor & Comedian Bud Harris,...
Art on Stage Butterfly The Story of a Life Cycle
$9
May 16, 2023 - May 17, 2023
A wondrous view into the insect world seen on the big stage!  We will follow Maria Monarch Butterfly as she grows from her tiny egg then through her caterpillar state, next make the amazing metamorphosis in the chrysalis and finally on her...
Brencore Ent presents: Tribute to Phyllis Hyman
$35-40
June 3, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Phyllis Hyman” featuring national recording artist SHANG and the BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band, a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from the Washington, DC area who perform some of the biggest Tributes concerts...
The Return of Jackie Moms Mabley
$45-55
February 24, 2023
Jackie Moms Mabley was born Loretta Mary Aiken in 1894 or 1897, depending on which tombstone you choose to believe. She was born in Brevard, North Carolina to the town’s most successful Negro businessman, Jim, and his wife, Mary Aiken....
Joe Clair
$30-40
February 25, 2023
Joe Clair and Friends Comedy Show featuring special guests Alex Thomas, Capone, and Skeet Carter, plus live music by Sound of the City Band featuring Precious Joubert and a delicious menu from Ruby’s Southern Comfort Kitchen!
Men of Distinction Presents: The Black History Showcase
$5
February 10, 2023
Come celebrate Black History Month with Bowie High School’s Men of Distinction step team. This showcase will honor Black History through music, arts, and step. The show will feature BHS talent such as Xclusive step team, the Winter Guard, and many more. Students, parents,...
Dance Dimensions Good Vibes Only
$25-30
February 11, 2023
Join us for the Dance Dimensions winter showcase where we are sure to put you in a good mood. “Good Vibes Only” is a fun, positive, family friendly dance showcase highlighting all of the students at Dance Dimensions.
Maryland Minza 5.0
$10-15
February 18, 2023
Maryland Minza 5.0 is the 5th iteration of our national non-profit intercollegiate Bollywood-fusion dance competition. The competition is comprised of 8 competing teams from across the country, and 3 exhibition acts.
Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant
$10-55
March 4, 2023
Presenting the 3rd Annual Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant! 30 talented high school students compete to earn over $6,000 in scholarships to pursue higher education at their prestigious HBCUs! It’s a night of royal Black Girl Magic! You, your daughter,...
YAR Hair Expo & Marketplace
$25
April 30, 2023
Join the hair experts from YAR Hair Extensions Salon for this hair expo and marketplace. Event for ages 18 and up.
Arts on Stage Cirque Zuma Zuma
$9
February 7, 2023 - February 8, 2023
Cirque Zuma Zuma is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Performers train in Kenya and Tanzania before going on tour with the company. Enjoy traditional African dances, South African gumboot dancers, Gabonese tumblers, percussionists, jugglers, acrobats and contortionists in this performance...
Arts on Stage I Have a Dream
$9
February 23, 2023
Your students will be inspired by this compelling dramatization of the life and times of one of the most influential and charismatic leaders of the Civil Rights movement. Experience Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggle and his dream of “lifting...
Arts on Stage The Cat in the Hat
$9
March 1, 2023
The Cat in the Hat is the perfect friend for a boring rainy afternoon. From games and mischief to Thing One and Thing Two The Cat brings all sorts of trouble to this grey day— but will Sally and her...
Arts on Stage Anansi the Spider
$9
April 25, 2023
Written by Jeremy KislingBased on the traditional Anansi Tales The winds blow, the fireflies glow, and a trickster spider knows just how to get what he wants. But will Anansi stick to his embellished stories of adventure and danger or...
Arts on Stage Trekking Mexico
$9
Mexico Beyond Mariachi’s Trekking Mexico show takes audiences on a 600-year journey that begins in the fascinating world of Mesoamerican civilization. Continuing chronologically, we illustrate through music, dance, and storytelling how time, geography, climate, and foreign influences have affected folk traditions to the present...
Arts on Stage Peter and the Wolf
$9
“Peter and The Wolf” will tickle, intrigue, and delight young audiences while also offering a splendid introduction to theatre, classical music and value clarification themes. When Peter visits his grandfather for the summer, creative solutions are needed to provide a...
Art on Stage Butterfly The Story of a Life Cycle
$9
May 16, 2023 - May 17, 2023
A wondrous view into the insect world seen on the big stage!  We will follow Maria Monarch Butterfly as she grows from her tiny egg then through her caterpillar state, next make the amazing metamorphosis in the chrysalis and finally on her...
Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant
$10-55
March 4, 2023
Presenting the 3rd Annual Miss HBCU Teen Scholarship Pageant! 30 talented high school students compete to earn over $6,000 in scholarships to pursue higher education at their prestigious HBCUs! It’s a night of royal Black Girl Magic! You, your daughter,...
YAR Hair Expo & Marketplace
$25
April 30, 2023
Join the hair experts from YAR Hair Extensions Salon for this hair expo and marketplace. Event for ages 18 and up.
Brencore Ent presents: Tribute to Earth Wind and Fire and The Emotions
$35-40
March 5, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Earth, Wind & Fire and The Emotions” featuring The BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts. The BRENCORE ALLSTARS is a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from...
Brencore Entertainment Presents: A Tribute to the Music of Maze and Frankie Beverly
$35-40
April 16, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Maze & Frankie Beverly” featuring national recording artist Jamar Dukes and the BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band, a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from the Washington, DC area who perform some of the...
Born To Swing
$45-65
May 13, 2023
The musical BORN TO SWING tells the story of the 85-year career of renowned concert pianist, composer/arranger, entertainer and philanthropist Lillette Harris (later known as Lillette Jenkins). It also tells how she and her husband, Actor & Comedian Bud Harris,...
Brencore Ent presents: Tribute to Phyllis Hyman
$35-40
June 3, 2023
BRENCORE Entertainment presents “A Tribute to the Music of Phyllis Hyman” featuring national recording artist SHANG and the BRENCORE ALLSTARS Band, a dynamic 12-piece band with vocalists from the Washington, DC area who perform some of the biggest Tributes concerts...
Rotten Apple
$65-80
February 4, 2023 - February 5, 2023
A man tormented by failed dreams is unwittingly given an opportunity to relocate his family to The Big Apple. His struggle between passion and family draws thin when a Rotten Apple enters their lives. Blinded by selfishness, will the foundation...
Arts on Stage Cirque Zuma Zuma
$9
February 7, 2023 - February 8, 2023
Cirque Zuma Zuma is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Performers train in Kenya and Tanzania before going on tour with the company. Enjoy traditional African dances, South African gumboot dancers, Gabonese tumblers, percussionists, jugglers, acrobats and contortionists in this performance...
Arts on Stage I Have a Dream
$9
February 23, 2023
Your students will be inspired by this compelling dramatization of the life and times of one of the most influential and charismatic leaders of the Civil Rights movement. Experience Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s struggle and his dream of “lifting...
The Return of Jackie Moms Mabley
$45-55
February 24, 2023
Jackie Moms Mabley was born Loretta Mary Aiken in 1894 or 1897, depending on which tombstone you choose to believe. She was born in Brevard, North Carolina to the town’s most successful Negro businessman, Jim, and his wife, Mary Aiken....
Arts on Stage The Cat in the Hat
$9
March 1, 2023
The Cat in the Hat is the perfect friend for a boring rainy afternoon. From games and mischief to Thing One and Thing Two The Cat brings all sorts of trouble to this grey day— but will Sally and her...
The Reason Why Stage Play
$40
April 15, 2023
Back by popular demand – again! A conversation piece… long after the curtains close. (Mature content. Recommended for ages 18+)
Arts on Stage Anansi the Spider
$9
April 25, 2023
Written by Jeremy KislingBased on the traditional Anansi Tales The winds blow, the fireflies glow, and a trickster spider knows just how to get what he wants. But will Anansi stick to his embellished stories of adventure and danger or...
Arts on Stage Trekking Mexico
$9
Mexico Beyond Mariachi’s Trekking Mexico show takes audiences on a 600-year journey that begins in the fascinating world of Mesoamerican civilization. Continuing chronologically, we illustrate through music, dance, and storytelling how time, geography, climate, and foreign influences have affected folk traditions to the present...
Arts on Stage Peter and the Wolf
$9
“Peter and The Wolf” will tickle, intrigue, and delight young audiences while also offering a splendid introduction to theatre, classical music and value clarification themes. When Peter visits his grandfather for the summer, creative solutions are needed to provide a...
Born To Swing
$45-65
May 13, 2023
The musical BORN TO SWING tells the story of the 85-year career of renowned concert pianist, composer/arranger, entertainer and philanthropist Lillette Harris (later known as Lillette Jenkins). It also tells how she and her husband, Actor & Comedian Bud Harris,...
Art on Stage Butterfly The Story of a Life Cycle
$9
May 16, 2023 - May 17, 2023
A wondrous view into the insect world seen on the big stage!  We will follow Maria Monarch Butterfly as she grows from her tiny egg then through her caterpillar state, next make the amazing metamorphosis in the chrysalis and finally on her...