Where & When: What to Do Tonight
Cowboys and Puritans are just some of the things to see
Head to Las Tapas (710 King St., Alexandria; 703-836-4000) for its Thursday-night flamenco-dancing fiesta. Two dancers will take turns dazzling the crowd, who can enjoy tapas and Spanish wine. No cover, but reservations are recommended. 8:45 PM.
See the second and final night of the National Players’ production of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter at the Olney Theatre Center. The play will help you brush up on the classic tale of hypocrisy and adultery in case you decide to catch the new movie Easy A this weekend. 7:30. Tickets are pay what you can and will be given out starting at 6:30; call 301-924-3400 for reservations.