For a country founded on revolution, ours tends to be awfully leery of the concept. Americans who entertain thoughts of overthrowing anything here are typically viewed with intense suspicion, if not outright hostility.
There's something awfully good about "Wicked." The numbers tell part of the tale.
UPDATE: After two weather-caused delays, the concert has been rescheduled for 4 p.m. April 19
The Baltimore Symphony will once again provide diversions during the long, hot month of July. Here's the lowdown for the orchestra's 2015 summer season:
The language of William Shakespeare is just about universally recognized for its expressive richness, but exactly how he heard it articulated on the stage, the way it sounded, is much less understood. During the past decade, though, an effort to reproduce the authentic tone of the Bard has been...
Marin Alsop is on a roll this week.
Mitchell Brunings, a Dutch singer whose performance of a Bob Marley song on the reality TV show "The Voice of Holland" two years ago brought him international attention, will perform the lead in the musical "Marley" premiering at Center Stage in May.
The weekend just gone by found the region's two major orchestras delivering very different programs -- Haydn, Ravel and Strauss from the Baltimore Symphony with music director Marin Alsop; Mahler's Ninth from the National Symphony with music director Christoph Eschenbach -- in almost equally...