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Experience the Timeless, Classic Story of Little Women at Arts Barn

Gaithersburg, MD – (July 2, 2018) In partnership with Wildwood Summer Theatre, Arts on the Green presents Little Women, a musical based on the 1869 semi-autobiographical novel by Louisa May Alcott, with book by Allan Knee, lyrics by Mindi Dickstein and music by Jason Howland. The show runs July 27 through August 4, 2018, with evening performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and matinee performances on Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. There will also be a performance on Thursday, August 2 at 8 p.m. The Arts Barn is located at 311 Kent Square Road. Admission is $22, $18 for students ages 15 to 21, and $12 for youth ages 14 and under. This show is recommended for ages 12 and older.

Based on Louisa May Alcott's life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March as they come of age in Civil War America.

Wildwood Summer Theatre (WST) is a community musical theatre company founded in 1965 by a group of students from Walter Johnson High School. For the last 52 years, WST has presented at least one, and occasionally two, musical productions, with the entire company aged 14 to 25.

Purchase tickets online at or call the Arts Barn Box Office at 301-258-6394. Explore more Arts Barn theater offerings and Arts on the Green programs here.

The Arts on the Green Theater series is funded in part by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC). To discover more about MSAC grants and how they impact Maryland's arts sector, visit

About Arts on the Green

Arts on the Green is the City of Gaithersburg’s home for the performing and visual arts. Musicals, comedies, dramas, magic shows, and other theatrical performances light up the Arts Barn stage, where every seat has superb visibility. Come see the changing exhibitions by regionally known artists, dabble in the creative arts with Art Night Out workshops, and find unique hand-made gifts in the City Shop.

For more information call 301-258-6394, find us under the “Leisure” tab at or follows us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram at ArtsontheGreen.