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Documentary About Southeast Psychiatric Facility Selected to be Shown in Rosebud Film Festival

This story comes to us from Nancy Tarr:

Award-winning first-time filmmaker Deborah J. Schull’s  Lens & Pens: Art in an Unexpected Place is one of 20 films nominated to showcase in the Rosebud Film and Video Festival. The film will be shown at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, November 13thth, five of the nominated films will be selected to receive $1,000 at Rosebud’s gala Awards Ceremony at the Clarendon Ballroom. at the Dome Theater at Artisphere (Arlington County’s new cultural center). All 20 nominated films will be screened at this special one-day event.  On November 14

"Transformers 3" Filming in D.C.; Street Closures, Parking Restrictions Throughout City

"Transformers 3" will be filming all over the National Mall from October 11-October 15.  Because the production will be taking place, streets throughout Downtown will be closed, and additionally, there will parking restrictions in various locations.

Here's the entire list:

"Transformers 3" Filming Schedule

DC Youth Orchestra to Have Open House

This was sent us by Ava Spece of the DC Youth Orchestra:

"The DC Youth Orchestra Program provides high-quality music education to youth from throughout the DC area.  It is the largest youth orchestra program in the area, offering 17 times the number of classes than area programs.  It is a cost-effective option for children to learn music and every child is accepted regardless of their ability.  Check out the details about the DC Youth Orchestra online .

The DC Youth Orchestra has a free open house and petting zoo coming on September 11th from 9-12.  DCYO is located at the newly renovated Eastern High School at 1700 E. Capitol St. NE, Washington, 20003."

For more information about this DC Youth Orchestra event, log onto DC Youth Orchestra's events page.