There are busy weekends in Baltimore, and then there is this freaking weekend in Baltimore. In addition to the
), the Metro Gallery's free
festival, second-weekend presentations of such don't-miss events as
and Copycat Theatre's
, the awesome
, and the last chance to catch the
, there's also a fair share of
arts events happening all weekend. Hopefully we'll see you out and about.
Boundary Block Party May 7
The fourth annual
takes over the areas around Eutaw and McMechen streets to bring together the residents of the Bolton Hill, Druid Heights, Madison Park, Upton, and Sandtown neighborhoods. Organized by the
, the Block Party features live entertainment and a variety of activities, including the opportunity to paint bricks that will line the incoming "art" tree wells in the neighborhoods.
The Baltimore Museum of Art's Photography Late Night May 6
ends May 15, and for its penultimate weekend the museum is staying open late for this free Friday night event. From 6:30-10
, visitors can take in the exhibition, join a workshop led by
, and catch short films from Rahne Alexander, Kristen Anchor, BAN Films (David Fair, Stephanie Halpern, and Chad Mellendick), Rob Brulinski, Paul Cholewa, DC Dogs, J.M. Giordano, Chuck Green, Christian Hali, Chrissy Howland, Rick Johnson, Todd Matte, Patrick McGuinn, Karen Summerville, and Alex Wein. The fabulous
rock the night.
Crumbs: A Possibly True Story
opens at the
; it runs through May 14. Towson University's
May 4 and 6. Director Barry Feinstein's version of Conor McPherson's
opens May 6 at
; it runs through June 5. And the
May 7 at the
, pupperty from Sarah Tooley, political poetry courtesy
, and comedian Violet Grey.
The Lowery Stokes-curated
I Know You're Looking, but What Do You See?
—featuring Lillian Bayley Hoover, Jordan Kasey, Phillip Lindsey, Pamela Phatismo Sunstrum, Gina Randazzo, and Wayne Toepp—opens May 6 at
with a reception from 6-8
, featuring new paintings/drawings by Matthew Freel and sculptures by David Purcell, opens May 6 at the
with a reception from 7-10
Brian Patrick Miller's
opens May 6 at Exhibit 916 (916 N. Charles St.) with a reception from 6-9
The photography show
Is This Real Life?
ends May 7 at
. Caroline Ramersdorfer's
Confluence of Opposites
and John Van Alstine's
ends May 6 at