Jewelry designer Ippolita creates beautiful necklaces, bracelets, and rings. Hear her discuss her inspirations, childhood in Italy, and the jewelry making process at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. 7 PM. Buy tickets ($20) here.
Tuesday, November 16
Based on record sales, Boyz II Men is the best selling R&B group of all time. With such hits as “I’ll Make Love to You” and “End of the Road,” it’s no wonder. Enjoy a night of smooth harmonies and nostalgia at the group’s concert at the Birchmere. 7:30. They’re also performing tomorrow. Purchase tickets ($69.40) here.
Wednesday, November 17
The annoyingly adorable musical Annie! opens tonight at the Olney Theater Center. Favorite tunes such as “It’s a Hard Knock Life” and “Tomorrow” make this a family-friendly show. It runs through January 2, 2011. Tickets ($39 to $54) are available here.
Thursday, November 18
What’s “Deck the Halls” without pyrotechnics and some lasers? The Trans-Siberian Orchestra, a holiday favorite, plays the Verizon Center tonight. The 60-piece band is known for its hard-rocking renditions of Christmas classics. 7:30; buy tickets ($25 to $59) here.