Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts

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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts:

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Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 49,075 (19,868) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts

Address:1551 Trap Rd
Vienna, VA 22182

Phone:703-255-1800
Fax:703-255-1971
Web: www.nps.gov/wotr/
Size: 130 acres.
Established: Authorized on October 15, 1966.
Location:Near Vienna, Virginia, outside I-495 (Capital Beltway), between VA 7 and VA 267 (Dulles Toll Rd.)
Facilities:Picnic area, rest rooms (é), restaurant/snacks.
Activities:Performances, educational programs, guided tour.
Special Features:At this first national park for the performing arts, Filene Center can accommodate an audience of 7,000, including 3,000 on the sloping lawn in a setting of rolling hills and woods.

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Riverdance (M) Wolf Trap Farm Park ($80; 6,383; $1,386,733) (6/2/05-6/5/05).
A recent celebration at Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts, a national park unit near Washington, D.C., brought this point home for me.
Ballet Hispanico, June 13, Filene Center, Wolf Trap Farm Park, 1551 Trap Rd.; 703/225-1868
Riverdance (M) Wolf Trap Farm Park ($80; 6,383; $1,586,733) (6/17/04-8/20/04).
On August 24, the eve of the Park Service's 86th birthday, Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts premiered Face of America 2002, a presentation of dance, music, and poetry inspired by Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky.
To encourage her company, Wilde has secured engagements far and wide--Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival (1988); the National Theatre, Taipei, Taiwan (1992); Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College (1993); Wolf Trap Farm Park (1993); and the Center for the Performing Arts, San Jose, California (1994).