Barre3 Opens in Georgetown
What: The studio’s first D.C. outpost (in the city’s second oldest building) offers its patented 60-minute blend of yoga, Pilates, and ballet barre work designed to improve muscle tone and fight stress.
Why: Belly up to the barre for a different kind of six-pack.
When: Full class schedule online.
Where: 1000 Wisconsin Ave. NW, ste. g100 (202-450-3905). Thru Jan. 10, classes are free if you pre-register online at barre3.com.
Fojol Bros. Unveil Volathai
What: The mustachioed brothers, ringmasters of the lunchtime food-truck circus, proudly announce the arrival of their newest downtown mobile.
Why: Break midday for pad thai with sides of green curry and drunken noodles, plus a signature sideshow.
When: Daily, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Follow @fojolbros on Twitter for locations.
Time Stands Still
What: A searing drama featuring local ingenue Holly Twyford that follows an injured photojournalist who learns some images can’t be erased.
Why: The Donald Margulies-penned work earned a Tony nom in 2010 for Best Play.
When: Thru Feb. 12. Tues.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Sat., 2 & 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 & 7 p.m.
Where: The Studio Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW (202-332-3300). Tickets ($35-$69) online at studiotheatre.org.
Post-Holiday Blowout Sale
What: Get thee to Urban Chic Fairfax to score sale items, including pieces from DVF, Milly, and Trina Turk, at an additional 40 percent off through Sunday, then at an additional 50 percent off starting Monday.
Why: New year, new wardrobe.
When: Thru Jan. 14. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 11889 Grand Commons Ave., Fairfax (703-825-7218).
Knit Easy Mittens at Stitch DC
What: Keep winter digits warm by handcrafting your own mittens (flip-top or regular) in a midday course ($50, plus materials) that covers everything from knitting in the round to making the perfect thumb.
Why: With the help of instructor Marie Connolly, cross “learn new skills” off your resolution list in less than three hours.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Where: Stitch DC classroom, 4000 Albemarle St. NW, ste. 409/410. Register online at constantcontact.com.
Photo: Courtesy of Barre3