Arts Roundup: Stevie Wonder Tribute, BlackRock Exhibit Opens
Events to check out
Here’s a roundup of events in and around Montgomery County through Wednesday, Aug. 1:
Mixed Media Show at BlackRock
GERMANTOWN — Works by Robert Stuaty Cohen, Elissa Farrow-Savos, and Fierce Sonia are on view through Saturday, Aug. 18, at BlackRock Center for the Arts. Reception is Saturday, July 28, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive. For details, go to BlackRockCenter.org or call 240-912-1058.
Free Outdoor Concert
GERMANTOWN — U.S. Navy Commodores close out BlackRock’s summer concert series. 7 p.m. Saturday. Free. Outdoor stage at BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive. Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs and non-alcoholic refreshments and picnics. For details, go to BlackRockCenter.org or call 240-912-1058.
Stevie Wonder Tribute at The Fillmore
SILVER SPRING — Bandhouse Gigs productions will pay tribute to Stevie Wonder, with performances by Mary Ann Redmond, Chooteeth Afrofunk Big Band, and more. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 28. The Fillmore Silver Spring, 8656 Colesville Rd. Tickets cost $20-$25. For tickets and audio clips, visit FillmoreSilverSpring.com.
The Bachata Legends: Free outdoor concert at Strathmore
NORTH BETHESDA — Joan Soriano and his six-member band play steel string bachata with “equal parts romance and grit,”according to organizers. 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1. Free. Bring blankets or low beach chairs. No pets. Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane. For directions and parking information, visit Strathmore.org.