On Friday, Bill Murray’s streak of confounding expectations continues in Baltimore. At the Hippodrome Theatre, Murray will perform “New Worlds” — a celebration of classic American music and literature that finds the 67-year-old actor singing “West Side Story” and Van Morrison songs.
Mayor Bill De Blasio made the stopover on his way to the annual South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, where this year's meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors is also being held. He has lately been raising his national profile and weighing in on national politics.
The Town of Bel Air, in conjunction with the Bel Air Cultural Arts Commission, announces the 8th Annual Town of Bel Air Film Festival to be held October 13 to 15, 2016 at the Bel Air Reckord Armory, 37 North Main Street in Bel Air. The festival provides a unique opportunity for the community to gather together in a historic venue to view films that inspire and give a glimpse into the human experience.
A group of Baltimore kids got to meet one of the "Mythbusters" co-hosts, Adam Savage, and help him build a large, interactive, LED-lit display that will be prominently featured at the South by South Lawn festival at the White House Monday.
The creators of Light City want the festival to "rebrand" Baltimore. And I'll admit, at times it feels like we need a little rebranding. Nearly a year after the death of Freddie Gray and all the promises of vague change that followed, there is still little obvious transformation in the city, save for the light show going on around the Inner Harbor. So, yeah, we could use an overhaul of more than just our image. But I'm not sure that Light City is the vehicle to do it.
Following one of the city's most divisive years in decades, the inaugural Light City Baltimore — a festival of "light, music and innovation" — will take over the Inner Harbor tomorrow through next Sunday. Organizers eventually want the annual festival to mean to Baltimore what South by Southwest means to Austin, Texas, or what the Sundance Festival means to Park City, Utah.
A selfie session marred by bad lighting inspired celebrity stylist Ty Hunter to develop one of the newest forms of wearable technology: "Ty-Lite," a protective cellphone case equipped with three light settings that allow users to snap photos with paparazzi-like precision.
A musical lineup including Dan Deacon, DJ Jazzy Jeff and Thomas Dolby, plus 28 illuminated art installations, will greet visitors to the inaugural Light City Baltimore festival, set for March 28-April 3
The Town of Bel Air, in conjunction with the Bel Air Cultural Arts Commission, announces the 7th Annual Town of Bel Air Film Festival to be held October 15 to 17, 2015 at the Bel Air Reckord Armory, 37 North Main Street in Bel Air. This year's film lineup features inspiring and thought provoking films from around the country.
Jeremy Guthrie strode to the table with a television camera trained on him, settling down behind a pair of microphones. His voice clear and his words concise, Guthrie announced in a mock news conference that he was hanging up his cleats.