An evening of Puppetry & Performance for Grown-ups!
Black Cherry's Puppet Slamwich at Current Space!
Saturday September 24th
Two shows at 5pm and 8pm
Doors open 1/2 hour before each showtime
This event will be held outside in the beautiful rear courtyard of Current Space, under a big tent
421 N Howard St, Baltimore, MD 21201 **Must enter through the back alley: 421 Tyson Street**
America’s largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner theatre show is now playing! Solve a hilarious mystery while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Just beware! The culprit is hiding in plain sight somewhere in the room, and you may find yourself as a Prime Suspect before you know it!
Join us for an event that is very different from a traditional murder mystery dinner show. Our actors are not dressed in costume and are hidden in the audience! This results in a fun, social and interactive evening suitable for all adults.
Thomas Søndergård, conductor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Strauss ascends past waterfalls and glaciers to reach wondrous peaks of sonic rapture in An Alpine Symphony, a feat achieved by history’s greatest tone painter with the combined efforts of a colossal orchestra. Mahler’s Songs of a Wayfarer delight in the fresh bloom of new love, delivered with the richness and emotional intensity that Thomas Hampson has cultivated through a career-spanning Mahler obsession. In his Ballade, Coleridge-Taylor presents a stirring impression of the American folkloric landscape.
Rapid Lemon Productions will close their 11th season with an evening of 12 world premiere short plays by local authors, Variations on Change. Staged each year since 2005, The Variations Project is an annual highlight of the Baltimore theatrical calendar. Audiences who attend in person will have the opportunity to vote to select the theme for the 2023 Variations Project.
Shipwrecked in a strange land, Viola disguises herself as a man, and is recruited by Duke Orsino to woo a lady on his behalf. It's only a matter of time before she finds herself trapped in an unusual love triangle.
Full of charming characters and one of his most captivating heroines, Twelfth Night is Shakespeare's most perfect comedy.
Bach in Baltimore kicks off its 35th Anniversary Season with a concert featuring two musical forms that define Baroque Period Music. The concert opens with Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, a masterwork in Baroque counterpoint, a technique that uses multiple melodies to play simultaneously, creating contrast, highlight, and interplay. Bach excelled at counterpoint, one of the many reasons his music stands the test of time. A Baroque cantata will close the concert. Bach in Baltimore is one of the only music ensembles that regularly performs Bach’s cantatas.
THU, OCT 6, 8 PM – Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
SUN, OCT 9, 3 PM – The Music Center at Strathmore
James Conlon, conductor
Judith and Leah Pisar, speakers
Diana Newman, soprano
University of Maryland Concert Choir
Jason Ferdinand, director
Maryland State Boychoir
Stephen Holmes, director
Women are extinct, everyone's gay, abortion is illegal — and Jason got pregnant. But however unplanned the pregnancy was, nothing could be less expected than the chain of events it would set in motion.
Robert O’Hara’s audacious, hilarious allegory envisions an uncannily familiar future – one where abortion has been universally criminalized and women have gone extinct from centuries of mistreatment. Even the universal homosexuality that’s resulted and man’s new procreative capacity have not stopped them from fucking everything up.
Poe Baltimore will host the fifth annual International Edgar Allan Poe Festival and Awards (Poe Fest International) with IN-PERSON and virtual events, October 8th- 9th, 2022, featuring vendors, performances, tours, and The Black Cat Ball. This year’s events commemorate the 173rd anniversary of Edgar Allan Poe’s death.*
The Brentano String Quartet, which has performed across five continents, and clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein, winner of the Avery Fischer Career Grant Award and director of winds at Maryland’s Peabody Conservatory, will join forces to perform chamber music including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet. The concert is part of the Candlelight Concert Society’s 50th-anniversary season.
Coming to the Central Library on Wednesday, September 14, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra brings the Orchestra out of the concert hall and into the community for its Symphony in the City series! Featuring Maestro Jonathan Rush.
Check out BSOmusic.org for details about this very special event!
Jack Everly, conductor
40 years after his first appearance on the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra podium, the incomparable Jack Everly brings back his favorite works from a career that has straddled the highest levels of Broadway, ballet, and the concert halls of the country. With Troupe Vertigo, this kickoff to Everly’s final season as Principal Pops Conductor is sure to be Jacktacular!
This performance will also take place on Thu., Oct 13 at 8 pm at The Musice Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda, Md.
Motor House is going strong with its monthly music series called Motor HOUSE PARTY! Each month, enjoy the vibes and tunes of Baltimore's most vibrant musical acts that feature artists who are diverse in terms of style and genre. Come groove with us!
October 20 - Rahze
Finnegan Downie Dear, conductor
Olivia Warburton, Soprano
RAVEL Mother Goose (Complete)
KNUSSEN Songs and Sea Interlude from Where the Wild Things Are
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition
Ravel’s suave sense of orchestral color brings classic fairy tale characters bounding to life, and his arrangement of Mussorgsky’s spirited art walk illuminates every nuance of those searing images. Two young Britons known for their boundary-breaking collaborations lead a romp through highlights of the fanciful opera by their compatriot Oliver Knussen.