“True Believer” — the new album from Baltimore’s favorite emo folk rocker, Red Sammy (Adam Trice) — releases tonight! And you can party on the intimate scene. Enjoy a house concert and gathering in Mt. Vernon via the Live in the Lobby music showcases hosted by John McClaren. The event …Read More »
Wright Now, Play Later Center Stage's innovative take on playwrighting is making waves in Baltimore and cities across America.
Ever conjured up an awesome concept for a play…and dreamt up a whole production in your head? Well, your dreams might just turn into reality. Starting this October and running until January, Center Stage presents patrons the opportunity to get involved with playwrights’ creative processes through a new project called …Read More »
THURSDAY 13 Festival: Maryland Fleet Week All aboard for Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show, a massive gathering of domestic and international navy ships in the Inner Harbor. Activities include ship tours, crew competitions, free music and entertainment, educational sessions and an air show from the Blue Angels, as well …Read More »
Pre-School Primer New parents, we get it: Choosing a preschool— or day care center—from the vast local offering can feel like playing roulette with your kid’s future. Read this.
Community Play School Messy Engagement By Mariglynn Edlins, Professor and CPS Parent My partner, Geoff, and I found Community Play School late last summer as we frantically searched for a preschool option for our son, Bergen. After two years as a stay-at-home-parent, Geoff found out that he would begin teaching …Read More »
FRIDAY 7 Festival: Women of the World Festival A woman may be closer to the presidency than ever before, but the glass ceiling is far from shattered—unequal pay, everyday sexism, sexual stigmatization and countless other inequities still plague women in the United States and throughout the world. These barriers are …Read More »
Baltimore Artists Take to Berlin Two Goucher alums will present a moving display at the Berlin Light Weeks Sept. 30-Oct. 16.
If you attended Light City this past spring, you may remember a cascade of multi-dimensional, multicolored images falling over the Inner Harbor waters—and as you passed by, your presence made the shapes and colors change. Sound familiar? You were witnessing “Water Wall,” a piece by Baltimore-based artists Greg St. Pierre …Read More »
Have your cake and explore your complex relationship with it, too! In celebration of its 21st birthday, the American Visionary Art Museum presents the “mega exhibition” Yummm! The History, Fantasy, and Future of Food. A 34-artist collaboration, the project includes input from various heavy hitters in the food universe—from farmers …Read More »
MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN Folk singer-songwriter Brett Dennen’s upcoming performance with the BSO is part of the orchestra’s Pulse series, concerts that fuse classical music and indie rock/pop/folk in an effort to induce cross-genre conversation. This isn’t a gig to come fashionably late to—there’s a pre-concert party with provisions by …Read More »
Weekend Plans Sept. 29-Oct. 2 Whiskey, jazz and provocative art take the stage this weekend in Baltimore.
THURSDAY 29 Event: Mom’s Night Out Calling all #MomBosses! Author Nicole Feliciano celebrates the launch of her new book, MomBoss: Balancing Entrepreneurship, Kids, and Success with help from four other mom-trepreneurs. The best part? Tickets include a free signed copy of the book—and complimentary wine and beer. Tickets: $20 in …Read More »
I experienced a lot of emotions during last night’s opening-night production of “Jersey Boys” at the Hippodrome—laughter, tears, some sort of indescribable hometown pride for my non-native Jersey—but one prevailed above all: consistent, jaw-dropping awe over just how high Frankie Valli (Aaron de Jesus) could sing. Don’t get me wrong: …Read More »