| Feb 28, 2014
Savage Bluegrass plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Sam and Elsie's Bar and Restaurant, 9994 Washington Blvd. in Laurel. Information: 301-317-7796.
'Picasso at the Lapin Agile'
The comedy written by Steve Martin will be performed...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:24 AM
American comedian Steve Martin likely had a blast writing his first and, of course, irreverent full-length play. And the folks at Laurel Mill Playhouse currently performing the sophisticated absurdist comedy seem to be having no trouble doing the same....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 5:08 PM
The world's best banjo player of the past year lives in a log cabin about 40 miles from Baltimore.
On a recent Wednesday afternoon, 55-year-old Mike Munford sat on a couch in his living room in Glen Rock, Pa. He held his favorite banjo, a Gibson five-...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The newspaper ad promised Boston Terrier puppies and there they were, gamboling about an Annapolis breeder's kitchen, five or six of them, squirmy, sweet and wild.
Tom Boeke knew which one it would be after only a minute. The one that sashayed right...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 6:07 PM
For more than four years, a team of 40 or so people in Sparks secretly worked for this Tuesday.
In perhaps the biggest day in Firaxis Games' history, the design studio releases "XCOM: Enemy Unknown," a richly detailed and immersive video game that...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 3:15 AM
"Look out! Here comes Audrey II!!" A man-eating plant from outer space is arriving soon at Harford Technical High School.
Harford Technical High School's Cobra Theatre Company will be presenting Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's campy musical "Little Shop...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:22 AM
From The Sun's print editions:Baltimore Sun reporter Candus Thomson offers this guest post: "A day without sunshine is like, you know, night," Steve Martin once said.The winter solstice arrived in Baltimore at 12:30 a.m. At 9 hours, 24 minutes and......
| Mar 3, 2011
| 11:36 AM
If Ice Cube's career is any indication, the life cycle of a rapper is highly unpredictable.
One day you're protesting police brutality, and 20 years later you're playing cute for the "Ramona and Beezus" set.
Still, his legacy as one of the pioneers of...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:58 PM
What won't it charge for?
The Morning Call
NFL teams extort exorbitant personal seat license fees from fans just for the "privilege" of buying a season ticket.
The NFL routinely schedules games that last until nearly midnight on school...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:06 PM
The national touring production of "Come Fly Away," Twyla Tharp's sensual ballet/musical set to the songs of Frank Sinatra, breezes through Baltimore this week. One of the featured dancers in the show will look very much at home on the stage of the Modell...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:58 AM
In one video, a chubby guy in a Tony the Tiger costume holds a couple of puppets hostage. In another, sock puppets drive a human to madness. And in yet another video, a puppet's snoring is so powerful that people, puppets, anything in its vicinity, are...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 9:10 PM
1.People probably should have waited more than, oh, two games to declare Torrey Smith a bust in the NFL.
It is sort of remarkable -- and maybe a little sad -- how many Ravens fans seemed to be elbowing one another out of the way in an attempt to be...