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  • Sudden death of promising musician leaves Columbia family reeling

    Sudden death of promising musician leaves Columbia family reeling
    A Columbia family is still reeling from two devastating blows after learning of their 21-year-old son's sudden death in New York and discovering the theft of his prized electric guitar and other music gear from their home less than two weeks later....
  • Byrd's legacy of jazz continues to soar in Annapolis

    The beat goes on in 2014, at least when it comes to jazz in Annapolis provided by a program nurtured by Joe Byrd and, before that, by his brother, Charlie Byrd. A tradition set by those two will again draw major talent to Annapolis this year for a...
  • 'Star Trek' alum George Takei still stuns

    'Star Trek' alum George Takei still stuns
    George Takei, speaking by phone from his California home, cannot resist describing the un-wintry view from his window. "There's a flawless blue sky, golden sunshine and a green garden outside," the Los Angeles-born Takei says in his burnished baritone,...
  • PBS, Sting make 'Last Ship' into first-rate television tonight

    PBS, Sting make 'Last Ship' into first-rate television tonight
    PBS stays on a Friday-night arts-programming roll with a "Great Performances" concert staging of Sting's upcoming musical "The Last Ship." The musical, which opens in October on Broadway, is set in the working-class, shipyard world of Sting's...
  • 'Book of Mormon' packs fresh irreverence into traditional musical formula

    'Book of Mormon' packs fresh irreverence into traditional musical formula
    The curtain-raising scene of Jesus appearing "in ancient upstate New York" is the first little clue that "The Book of Mormon" is not your average Broadway musical. By the time the show ends, every politically incorrect button has been pushed, every...
  • Handel Choir celebrates Baltimore with new concert

    Handel Choir celebrates Baltimore with new concert
    The 79-year-old Handel Choir of Baltimore has made a point of honoring its namesake every year with a performance of the oratorio "Messiah." But on Saturday at Old St. Paul's, the chorus will focus on the "Baltimore" portion of its name with a concert...
  • Broadway-bound musical 'If/Then' features Idina Menzel and problematic plot

    Broadway-bound musical 'If/Then' features Idina Menzel and problematic plot
    If you like musicals packed with songs delivered by a vibrant cast boasting a certified star at the helm, all surrounded by cool stagecraft, then hasten to the National Theatre for the pre-Broadway tryout of “If/Then.” If you’re more...
  • Hard-knock life of 'Annie' draws holiday crowds at Colonial Players

    Hard-knock life of 'Annie' draws holiday crowds at Colonial Players
    How successful is Colonial Players' current production of "Annie?" Well, after the first weekend, available seats for this heart-warming family-friendly show were all but sold out — including a recently added matinee performance on Sunday, Dec. 8....
  • As 'Treme' ends, David Simon takes a hard-eyed look at what's ahead

    As 'Treme' ends, David Simon takes a hard-eyed look at what's ahead
    In two decades of covering David Simon’s television career, one thing I can say with absolute certainty is that he was never boring or predictable. And he came through again last week in an interview that I had imagined as a simple Q&A advancing...
  • Baltimore Actors' Theatre to perform 'Babes in Toyland'

    Baltimore Actors' Theatre to perform 'Babes in Toyland'
    It's difficult to predict whether the audience or the 60 cast members will get a bigger kick out of the three performances of "Babes in Toyland" on Saturday, Dec. 7, and Sunday, Dec. 8. For 48 years, the Baltimore Actors' Theatre has welcomed the...
  • Love marks 15th year with Columbia Orchestra

    Love marks 15th year with Columbia Orchestra
    The Columbia Orchestra celebrates great music at every concert, but its upcoming program also offers another cause for celebration. Music director Jason Love observes his 15th anniversary leading the group with a program called "The Maestro's Anniversary"...
  • Laurel churches hold concerts, bazaars, holiday programs

    Women of Faith Christmas — Second annual event hosted by Hope Baptist Church, simulcast from Dallas, Texas, Friday, Dec. 6 at 8 p.m., at 8801 Stephens Road. Doors open at 7 p.m. Simulcast includes speakers Sheila Welsh, Lisa Harper, Max Lucado, Rick...