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2014-07-21 23:00:38

Media invited to cover performance, pre-show activities on lawn; great weather, full house expected.

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

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


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.