The Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric announced on Thursday that it has hired an outside management firm for the first time in the venue’s 125-year history — a bold move that could breathe new life into the institution.
As he spoke to a state work group tasked with fixing the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s finances, Michael Kaiser frequently prefaced his remarks with, “You’re not going to like this..." or “What I’m about to say will make everyone mad at me.” But he said the urgency of the situation demanded bluntness.
The veteran comedian, known for his ongoing decades of "Back and Black" segments on The Daily Show, discusses his beloved Orioles' horrible 2019 season and his upcoming benefit show at The Modell Lyric.
For many visitors, both festivals are one big highlight package, the chance to be wowed by the nighttime glow of Light City or to immerse themselves in the written words celebrated at the book festival.
From Fells Point and the Inner Harbor to Rockville and Timonium, here are just a few of the events celebrating the Lumbee, Piscataway and other Indigenous peoples in Maryland during American Indian Heritage Month.
August Wilson’s "Radio Golf" technically is set in Steelers’ territory. But it contains so many situations reminiscent of Baltimore that audience members might find themselves wondering if the two cities have merged their borders overnight.
Baltimore theater goers responses to Keenan Scott II’s "Thoughts of a Colored Man" — about seven African American men living in a rapidly gentrifying neighborhood — are being closely observed by the production’s creative team and could inform changes before the play likely heads off to Broadway.
The “blood wrangler” for the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company’s production of 'Dracula' has spilled more plasma than Lestart de Lioncourt of “The Vampire Chronicles” and Edward Cullen of “The Twilight Saga” combined. Here's how she does it.
Razing the stretch of dilapidated rowhomes where the Cab Calloway spent his teenage years will make way for a park that supporters say will revitalize Druid Heights and honor Calloway’s legacy. But the musician’s descendants stand divided, some locked in a bitter dispute with park planners and leading last-ditch efforts to save the structure at 2216 Druid Hill Ave.