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2014-04-17 08:24:53

More than 70 Acts--From Lionel Richie and Ringo Starr to The Band Perry and CeeLo Green VIENNA, Va., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces the complete schedule of shows in its highly anticipated 2014 Summer season. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7164651-wolf-trap-foundation-announces-2014-summer-season70-new-returning-acts "We are proud to present an...

2014-03-11 08:23:44

ACROSS THE SPECTRUM FROM CEELO TO THE NSO VIENNA, Va., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces the first set of performances for its highly anticipated 2014 Summer Season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/DC80506LOGO-a -- Lionel Richie and CeeLo Green make their Wolf Trap debut for a two-night stand of blockbuster "All the Hits All Night Long" tour -- Classical highlights include the National Symphony...

2014-02-24 08:25:08

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nazzic Keene, sector president of Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), has been elected to the board of directors for the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. Wolf Trap is America's National Park for the Performing Arts and plays a valuable leadership role in both the local and national performing arts communities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131008/PH94180LOGO "Nazzic joins a group of respected...


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