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BlackRock Center For the Arts

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Only the helpful Reception was there during my visit. She informed me that they have some exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Montgomery Countu never ceases to surprise. As if it weren't enough to have the Strathmore, we... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Only the helpful Reception was there during my visit. She informed me that they have some exhibits at the Galleries on the Ground Floor and Second Floor and are FREE to visit. Various shows are scheduled there for this month, ranging from Broadway, Jazz, Bluegrass,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Montgomery Countu never ceases to surprise. As if it weren't enough to have the Strathmore, we also have Black Rick just a few miles up the road. Two stages, classrooms, performing and graphic arts...they've got it all. Wonderful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

I took a series of African-inspired dance classes. The live drumming provided a unique, energetic class experience. Several of the instructors were engaging and clearly seasoned professionals. My only concerns with the class were that there was no way to measure progress because the instructor...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mia J
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Good fun for families with little children. Art exhibits are always good. You can also rent it for personal events.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank marylander2018
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Small and expensive and not in an intimate upscale way. Black Rock could serve it's community better. This isn't Potomac or Bethesda, they need to be more open and accessible.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I have seen several performances in the theatre, from world-famous acts to my children's elementary school drama produtions. This is a wonderfully intimate theatre, with great acoustics and I recommend it unconditionally. But there is much more to the center than that, there is an...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bruce_Big_Daddy
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Those of you that haven't been to BlackRock Center for the Arts are missing out.....BIG TIME! We have been here for numerous classes our kids attended (dance, etc..) as well as local concerts and even party events. It never seems busy, which is why I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 481richardz
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

On a whim we went to see the magic battle for Washington DC supremacy,what we got was a great time, and a fantastic venue and staff! I highly recommend this place,if you want effortless staff intervention, great attitudes,and they had to change the stage on...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 1, 2017

Water on Mars, a three-man juggling troupe played this afternoon and is playing again tomorrow afternoon, April 2! An hour of music, balletic juggling, and fun for all ages! What incredible skill and innovation! Hope they can come back some time. Thank you BlackRock for...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank mikeandlindaR
Reviewed February 13, 2017

The show was great...very funny. The venue still needs a little improvement. It's an OK setup..tables and a stage. They could set up a little better food/drink area, but it's ok. You can get drinks and a few snacks. Do not plan to eat dinner...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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