Tim Smith

Writer

Tim Smith is The Sun’s fine arts critic, covering classical music, theater and visual arts. Before starting at The Sun in 2000, Smith was classical critic for the Sun-Sentinel in South Florida, where he also contributed to NPR. He's written for The New York Times and BBC Music Magazine, and he's a contributor to Opera News. His book, The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Classical Music (Perigee, 2002), can be found on the most discerning remainder racks.

Recent Articles

  • Vibrant food, friendly atmosphere make it easy to unwind at Grind and Wine

    Vibrant food, friendly atmosphere make it easy to unwind at Grind and Wine

    How often have you been to a restaurant where strangers said hello and waved goodbye? If you had asked me that question a few days ago, my response would have been quick and simple: never. But now I’ve been to Grind and Wine. Talk about a disarming experience. From the moment we stepped into the...

  • Kwame Kwei-Armah looks back on Center Stage, Baltimore

    Kwame Kwei-Armah looks back on Center Stage, Baltimore

    The world premiere of “Soul: The Stax Musical” at Baltimore Center Stage this week will serve as a kind of swan song for Kwame Kwei-Armah. He stepped down as the company’s artistic director early this year after seven eventful seasons that included a good deal of interesting work onstage and an...

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