| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:09 AM
John Waters' ongoing conquest of the arts world continues in New York this month, with a film retrospective at Lincoln Center titled -- and some may appreciate this title more than others -- "Fifty Years of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?"
| May 5, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Vikram Sunderam of Rasika in Washington won the 2014 James Beard award for "Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic," beating out Baltimore-based chefs Cindy Wolf of Charleston and Spike Gjerde of Woodberry Kitchen. The awards were announced at a ceremony at the...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:08 PM
If there's strength in numbers, the New York Chamber Soloists are in great shape. This 13-member ensemble of strings, winds, piano and harpsichord is large by chamber music standards, so it promises to assert itself on stage for a Candlelight Concert...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:36 PM
This year's fall collections will be dominated by a Parisian influence, darker colors, a flair for the dramatic and even a nod to the past. Yes, the first signs of fall will flourish the next seven days at New York Fashion Week.
Hundreds of designers...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The James Beard Foundation announced the list of restaurant and chef finalists today for the 2014 James Beard Foundation Awards, and Cindy Wolf of Charleston and Spike Gjerde of Woodberry Kitchen are among the five finalists for "Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic,"...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:40 AM
Howard Hughes Corp.'s latest plan for the idle, undeveloped crescent property in Columbia is to create an urban downtown with a Bethesda Row-esque streetscape that will house retail, restaurants, residential and civic space.
The plan calls for 2,100...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Eight months ago I exchanged my posh Lincoln Center zip code (10023) and 212 area code for Baltimore's 21209 and 410. This is my new/old city — I was raised here but spent my working life in New York.
When I was laid off from a legal...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:05 AM
A young classical music trio that is making a name for itself, MiXt performs for the Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 8 p.m. at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre. It's the first time MiXt has appeared in the Candlelight series....
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:37 AM
Guiding the orchestras during this weekend's "Nutcracker" performances will be two conductors with Baltimore connections.
It's a homecoming for Andrew Grams. The Baltimore School for the Arts alum — class of '95 — will be on the podium for...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:10 AM
Candlelight Concert Society has been presenting classical music concerts in Howard County for so many years that one could say it's tending an eternal flame. It's not fixated on the past, though, because its 41st season opens with a forward-looking...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The world has been awash in more Verdian sounds than usual this year, thanks to the preeminent Italian opera composer's bicentennial. Since Oct. 10 marks Verdi's actual 200th birthday (OK, it might have been the day before, but most sources go with the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:10 AM
The members of the Jupiter String Quartet surely will be in harmonious alignment with each other when this chamber ensemble performs for Candlelight Concert Society on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 8 p.m., in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre.