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Die Fledermaus, Murder and Springtime Celebrations at the Civic Center

Victorian Lyric Opera Company presents “Die Fledermaus.” 8 p.m. March 1 and 2; 2 p.m. March 3

On New Year’s Eve, Gabriel von Eisenstein is sent to jail for punching a police officer; however, he decides to evade jail for one night to attend Prince Orlofsky’s lavish party. His wife, Rosalinde, gets wind of his scheme and follows him to the ball in disguise as a Hungarian countess. Adele, their maid, also feigns an excuse to be released from work that night so she can go to the ball disguised as a Russian actress named Olga. Mistaken identities abound and frivolity ensues.

Presented fully staged with full orchestra. The March 1 performance will feature American Sign Language interpretation. Tickets cost $28, $26 for seniors 65 and older, and $24 for students.

Visit for tickets and more information.

Civic Center Park Puppet Show presents “Rufus: A Story of Acceptance and Inclusion.” 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2.

Rufus, a shy little dog, has lost his owner. Stuck in the rain and hungry, he meets the audience and asks for their help. He meets Dr. Tooth, a walrus dentist, who believes Rufus is “different looking.” Dr. Tooth learns the importance of acceptance and inclusion, and that Rufus is special because he’s different. Of course, everyone lives happily ever after. Features the world of Blue Sky Puppets.

Recommended for ages 2-10. Includes a craft project. Tickets cost $4 for residents and $6 for nonresidents.

Visit and use course #29833 to register for the 11 a.m. performance, or course #29834 for the 12:30 p.m. show.

The Rockville Concert Band presents “A Celebration of Springtime.” 3 p.m. Sunday, March 10.

Samuel Broomell is guest conductor for an inspiring musical journey through classical and contemporary compositions for the wind band. No tickets are required, but a $5 donation is suggested.

Visit to learn more.

The Rockville Civic Ballet presents “Giselle.” 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16 and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17.

A romantic tale of betrayal and forgiveness, tickets cost $17, and $13 for children 12 and younger and seniors 60 and older.

Visit for tickets and more information.

Murder at the Mansion presents “Calamity in Camelot.” 8 p.m. April 5 and 6; 2 p.m. April 7.

It’s the merry month of May in Camelot and murder is in the air! Old King Pellinore has been found dead beside the lake and several legendary characters are suspects, including King Arthur, Queen Guinevere, Sir Lancelot, Mordred, Morgan le Fay and even The Lady of Lake. Was Pelly drowned, poisoned or stabbed, and by whom?

Tickets cost $35 and $30 for seniors (65 and older) and students with ID. A ticket plus Mission BBQ buffet costs $55 or $50 for seniors (65 and older) and students with ID. Glenview Mansion doors open 90 minutes before the performance begins for the dinner buffet and 30 minutes before the scheduled start for all patrons. Seating is general admission. A cash bar (with beer, wine and soda) will be available. Dessert will be included for all attendees.

For tickets, visit or call 240-314-8690.

The F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Glenview Mansion are located at the Rockville Civic Center, 603 Edmonston Drive. Buy tickets online and learn about performances and events at Rockville Civic Center Park. Visit; call 240-314-8690; or visit the box office, 2-6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. For more info, email [email protected].

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