Merry Widows, Medieval Times and a Fairytale Classic this Month at the F. Scott Theater

Song, dance and music fills the stage of the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre this month.

“The Merry Widow,” presented by the Victorian Lyric Opera Company, tells the story of Hanna Glawari, a famous, wealthy widow from a fictional eastern European country whose ambassador attempts to find her a new husband and keep her fortune in the country, saving it from bankruptcy. 8 p.m. Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 4.

Tickets for adults are $28; $24 for seniors (65 and older); and $20 for students.

The Rockville Concert Band will perform “Medieval Times,” conducted by Music Director John Saint Amour at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11. No tickets required, but $5 is the suggested donation.

The classic fairytale set to Tchaikovsky’s stunning suite, “Sleeping Beauty,” will be performed by the Rockville Civic Ballet, under direction from Eleanor Simpson. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 17; 2 p.m. Sunday, March 18. Tickets cost $17 for adults; $13 for children (12 and younger) and seniors (aged 60 and older).

The theater is located at 603 Edmonston Drive. Buy tickets at, by phone at 240-314-8690 or in person at the box office.