Arts & Entertainment

McLean Youth Paint The Alden ‘Totally Red!’

“Totally Red!” a show comprised of several remixes of the beloved classic “Little Red Riding Hood,” began a two-weekend run at The Alden at 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean on last Saturday. The show features a cast of young actors who live in the McLean Community Center’s tax district. The two performances remaining in the run at this Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 22, at 3 p.m.

The show begins with the well-known story being told in classic storybook theatre style (“Little Red Riding Hood”), then melodrama (“The Perils of Being Miss RED”), Elizabethan (“Much Ado about RED”), 80’s hip-hop (“REDz in the Hood”), avant-garde (“Call the Moment RED”) and musical-comedy style (“RED! The Musical!”). The production is appropriate for children age six and older. For more information or to buy tickets, visit or call 703-790-0123;TTY 711.