Stop by the opening of Phillips Crab Deck before heading to the stadium to watch the Orioles take on the New York Yankees for Opening Day. Phillips will open the Crab Deck at 11 am and the game doesn’t start until 3:05 pm. Enjoy $5 Orange Crushes, $4 Happy Hour and $2 Natty Bohs. Free Hot Dogs and Peanuts with your O’s gear and a purchase - ALL DAY
In her 90th year, Elizabeth Bonaparte, the former wife of Napoleon’s youngest brother, Jérôme, met Martha Custis Williams Carter, the great-granddaughter of Martha Washington, at Mrs. Gwinn’s Boarding House in Baltimore’s Mount Vernon neighborhood. Their daily conversations, recorded in Markie’s diaries, reveal stories about Elizabeth that have never been told until now. This lecture, given by Alexandra Deutsch of MdHS, presents a very different side of these two women who, seemingly very different, came to love and trust one another with their intimate thoughts.
Lena, a young vigilante, confronts a former Auschwitz guard accused of war crimes. Her efforts to extract a confession at gunpoint result in a twisted cat-and-mouse game and a standoff fraught with moral complexities and shocking revelations.
“Kiah stands out for her ability to fuse the old with the new” -The Washington Post
“Kiah is an important and innovative presence in contemporary traditional music. Describing herself as a “Southern Gothic, alt-country blues singer/songwriter,” Amythyst has a repertoire that honors tradition while crossing genres to illuminate many common threads.” ~ Sam Gleaves, The Bluegrass Situation
This 90-minute program of art song for piano and voice, presented by soprano Laura Choi Stuart and pianist Joy Schreier, explores the mystery and delight of sleeping and dreaming, and spans the breadth of art song repertoire from three centuries and six languages. Stuart will guide the performance with notes delivered from the stage as the program explores musical interpretations of sleep by composers including Handel, Strauss, Schubert, Fauré, and Rachmaninov.
The UMBC Sound Studies Faculty Working Group presents the Spring Sound Studies Symposium.
Featured keynote address:
Carter Mathes, Department of English at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey – Decolonial Soundscapes: Blackness, Sonority, and Critique
Maleda Belilgne, Department of English at UMBC – “Look and You Can Hear It:” Visualizing Sound in Black Narrative
Anna Rubin, Department of Music at UMBC – On the Edge: Karina’s Journey
The Hot Club of Baltimore, featuring guitarist Michael Joseph Harris, is the premier gypsy jazz group of the region specializing in the vast repertoire of vintage jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt including early swing, musette waltzes, show tunes, be bop, and French standards from the 30's and 40's. The band will be joined by the beautiful young chanteuse Alexis Tantau who will beguile you with her authentic treatment of songs from Edith Piaf to Ella Fitzgerald. Tickets will go fast for this special night, so book yours well in advance!
An inspired labor of love for zine-making teens Sandi Tan, Jasmine Ng and Sophie Siddique, Shirkers was a Singapore-made 1992 cult classic—or it would have been, had the 16mm footage not been stolen by their enigmatic American collaborator Georges Cardona, who disappeared. More than two decades later, Tan, now a novelist in L.A., returns to the country of her youth and to the memories of a man who both enabled and thwarted her dreams. Magically, too, she returns to the film itself, revived in a way she never could have imagined.
Maryland Art Place (MAP) eagerly anticipates the return of its 22nd Annual Spring Benefit Exhibition & Silent Auction, Out of Order (OOO) on Friday, April 5, 2019, at 7’oclock in the evening. The iconic fundraiser will take place at 218 West Saratoga Street located in the Bromo Arts and Entertainment District on Baltimore’s west side. One of the most celebrated annual events among the Baltimore arts community, Out of Order (OOO) is a one-night-only opportunity for collectors to acquire contemporary art at unbelievably low silent auction prices.
danah bella, artistic director
Yin Yue, fall visiting artist in residence
Jhon Stronks, spring visiting artist in residence
Iyun Ashani Harrison, guest artist
Sidra Bell, guest artist
Enjoy a double bill of Wang's "Scalia/Ginsburg" and Gilbert and Sullivan's "Trial by Jury" in an intimate concert setting with Baltimore Concert Opera at the Garrett Jacobs Mansion of the Engineers Club. BCO closes its tenth season with a judicial two-parter, including one of the most admired gems of contemporary opera. Described by Opera Today as "a perfect ... jewel," Derrick Wang's Scalia/Ginsburg is a witty glimpse into the unlikely friendship between U.S.
Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
Blue Jean Rhapsody is committed to curating classical music programs outside of the concert hall which connect with the community and highlight local business. The ensemble’s inaugural program "Come Let Us Drink" at Union Craft Brewing will feature music that is paired with UNION’s core beer selections, representing Baltimore traditions and icons. The performance will include pieces by Purcell, Mendelssohn, Bach, and others.
Interview show BIG Time invites the influential people behind the businesses, charities, and city you love. Their stories inspire comedy!
How do you know when you've truly succeeded? The answer is when the Baltimore Improv Group (BIG) invites you to have your life memorialized in a series of made up, totally unprepared comedy scenes celebrating you! Come join a hand picked cast of BIG's best improvisers as they comedically revere some of Baltimore's most important movers and shakers.
Baltimore Improv Group (BIG) offers FREE COMEDY SHOWS every night of the week!
A rare and precious thing is trust. Rarer still, the truth. Two sisters find themselves with an inheritance potentially worth millions… or is it? Their late grandfather’s stamp collection vaults them into a shady underworld, where value is perception, uncertainty is currency, and everyone is forced to fight for what they believe…
ABC Events is excited to bring you the 6th annual Maryland Chicken Wing Festival! On April 6th, we will be taking over the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds from 11am to 7pm. Come taste the best and most inventive chicken wing recipes from our area’s best chefs, all while enjoying a local and regional craft beer selection and live bands.
The Green Terror Battalion Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC), one of the oldest ROTC programs in the nation, celebrates its 100th anniversary with a special event featuring a performance by the U.S. Army Band. In addition to McDaniel College, the Green Terror Battalion includes cadets from Hood College and Mount St. Mary’s University.
Cost to attend is $50 per person. For tickets or more information, email [email protected] or call 410-857-2726.
We are pleased to present Bill Toms, whose performances have become legendary in sheer power and passion. Rock and roll, soul, blues, and gospel so deep the earth moves, and the walls begin shakin’ as Bill Toms and his band start the train rollin’. American music never sounded so good.