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OLIVÉRIO: A Brazilian Twist {REVIEW}

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OLIVÉRio: A Brazilian Twist


DC Thrifty Mom

Guest Thrifty Correspondent:

Carol Spring

The show had some moments that could be scary for younger children: the main character, Oli, getting arrested by a corrupt police officer; a choking which is (thankfully) interrupted; and a possible drowning. Overall it is less intense than the source material (Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens), but it is still recommended for ages 8 and up.

Oli, a nine-year-old Brazilian orphan, charms everyone she meets in this delightful world premiere musical inspired by Oliver Twist. Audience members of all ages loved the live music (terrific … [Read More]

Top 10 Free Things to Do This Weekend: January 30 & 31

chinese festival

DC Thrifty Mom’s

Top 10 FREE Things to Do This Weekend

Washington DC Metro Area

January 30 & 31, 2016

Includes Family Fun Day presented by Maryland Ensemble Theatre, Chinese New Year Family Festival, & MORE!

Always call or check the event website before heading out;

Event information is subject to change or weather cancellation.

***  Visit the Calendar AND Weekly Arts & Entertainment Blog Post for additional happenings.*** 

Saturday Morning at the National
The National Theatre
Saturday, January 30 ∙ 9:30 am & 11:00 am ∙ FREE, Tickets Required: first come-first seated.
Experience three exciting South African cultures through … [Read More]

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