Thursday, December 5th, 2013 by Samantha Chemali
When: November 19 – December 22
Where: Center Stage
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel spins a musical tale of hope and forgiveness. It’s a bitterly cold Christmas Eve in 1864 and all along the Potomac, from the White House to the battlefields, friends and foes alike find their lives strangely and poetically intertwined. Weaving together carols and folk songs, this “beautifully stitched tapestry of American lives” (The New York Times) is sure to become a new holiday classic for the entire family!
For ticketing information visit their website!
Thursday, November 28th, 2013 by Samantha Chemali
Where: Lyric Opera House
When: December 20th,2013
It is a Christmas classic! Get in the holiday spirit and come see Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker. Watch the BSO and the Baltimore School for the Arts dancers come together for this unprecedented collaboration. Full of magic and wonder, The Nutcracker plot takes place in Germany on Christmas Eve. Two children named Clara and Fritz Stahlbaum are enjoying their family party. Their godfather, a toymaker named Herr Drosselmeyer, gives the children gifts, and Clara loves her life-sized nutcracker doll. That night, the girl falls asleep under the Christmas tree and dreams of The Mouse King and the Sugar Plum Fairy. After he turns into a prince, her toy brings her to an enchanted forest and the Land of Sweets, and they meet fairies and dancing snowflakes.
Enjoy the magic with The Nutcracker, this incredible family favourite, that really does have something for everyone.
For ticket information visit their website here!
Thursday, November 21st, 2013 by Samantha Chemali
Where: The Meryerhoff
When: Thursday, November 21st, 2013
Do you love video games? Journey back to the land of Hyrule with Second Quest, the next chapter in the acclaimed world tour, The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, featuring new music and visuals from highly requested titles Skyward Sword, Spirit Tracks, and Link’s Awakening, while preserving perennial classics Ocarina of Time, The Wind Waker, Twilight Princess,and A Link to the Past in the groundbreaking four-movement symphony that took the world by storm in Goddesses’ first season. With over a half-hour of new content, Second Quest is not only a feast for the eyes and ears, but the definitive Zelda experience, a magical event you won’t want to miss!
There are still tickets left! For ticketing information visit the website here
Thursday, November 14th, 2013 by Samantha Chemali
Where: Lyric Opera House
When: November 22-23, 7:30-7:00
ELF is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. Buddy is raised unaware that he is actually a human, until his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Faced with the harsh reality that his father is on the naughty list and his step-brother doesn’t even believe in Santa, Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.
Thursday, November 7th, 2013 by Samantha Chemali
Where: The Meyerhoff on Thursday and Friday and Strathmore on Saturday
When: November 14th-16th
This War Requiem is the experience through Benjamin Britten’s eyes of two world wars through powerful music. The performance is conducted by Marin Alsop and preformed by the Peabody’s Children Chorus. It’s a part of the University of Maryland’s concert choir and is sure to provoke deep emotions and bring you back into a different time. War Requiem features two orchestras, two choruses and a number of show stopping soloists as we journey alongside Britten in his musical masterpiece.
Tickets start at $29 for regular civilians, but they are offering a reduced price of $25 for those who have served in our armed forces. Be sure to check out their website for more information on the concerts as well as how to purchase tickets.
Thursday, October 31st, 2013 by Rachel
When: Running through November 17th
Where: Center Stage, 700 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD
Dance of the Holy Ghost tells the story of a blues man, Oscar, who is haunted by his memories and his grandson, who trying to bring him back into the present. The show features Denise Burse of Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, and Michael Genet, who has made multiple appearances in broadway hits such as Hamlet and A Few Good Men. As the story progresses, Oscar and his grandson learn about love and life through their past and find a way to move on in towards the future.
Check out their website for show times and more information
Thursday, October 24th, 2013 by Rachel
When: Friday, October 25th, 8pm
Where: Blackbox Theatre
The Loyola University Nevergreens will be having their first performance of the new school year THIS FRIDAY! As in tomorrow! Looking for a few laughs, to blow off some steam, and have an awesome Friday Night? Then you have to go to Nevergreen Fall Comedy Show. You really don’t have a choice. Our very own WLOY family member, Kathleen McKeveny, will be appearing in the performance, as well as many other Loyola students. So be sure to check out this awesome event and support your peers by laughing at their jokes.
Tickets are $8 and more info is available on facebook.
Thursday, October 17th, 2013 by Rachel
When: October 18th through November 11th
Where: 817 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD
Death and the Maiden is the gripping tale with only three characters and an ending that will chill your blood. Filled with plot twists and horrifying details, Death and the Maiden tells the story of a husband and wife and a stranger, who happens to be a doctor. The wife, Paulina, was kidnapped many years ago by a doctor and was brutally tortured while being held captive. One day, when someone with the same voice as her capture appears at her door, the story unfolds and the audience is forced to answer questions no one often thinks about, while trying to solve the mystery of who the man at the door really is. It is a play that isn’t to be missed and tickets are available online.
Tickets start at $20, and are available at a reduced rate for students. Check out their website for all the info.
Thursday, October 10th, 2013 by Rachel
Where: The Hippodrome at France-Merrick Performing Arts Center
When: October 27th, 7pm
ONE NIGHT ONLY. Baltimore’s WPOC 93.1 presents Jennifer Nettles (of Sugarland), Sheryl Crow, Kellie Pickler and Cassadee Pope for an evening of music, laughter and awareness. $5 of every ticket sold will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation in Maryland, which supports breast cancer patients and continues to research cancer as they fight for a cure. Tickets begin at $35 and VIP tickets with a pre-show reception beginning at 5:30pm are also available. The artists are excited to share their music and lives with the people of Baltimore in an effort to come together and beat breast cancer.
Check out the ticketing website for info on the event and more ticketing information.
Thursday, September 26th, 2013 by Rachel
Where: Fell’s Point Corner Theatre,
251 S Ann St Baltimore, MD 21117
When: Show runs through October 13th, 2013 (No show October 6th)
Durang Durang will make you laugh to you cry with it’s charm and wit. By Christopher Durang, a 2013 Tony Award Winning playwright, has been raved about in The New Yorker and the NY Times. It’s unconventional humor and tales will leave you with a smile on your face and a new appreciation for twisted comedy.
Prices start at $15 and shows run Thursday through Sunday.
Check their website for show times and dates!