MPT Events of Note:
Saturday, April 18, 8pm -- Celtic Thunder in concert at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Thursday, May 21, 8pm -- BritFloyd on their Space and Time World Tour 2015 at the Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric. Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Saturday, May 23, 3pm -- MPT's Best of Doo Wop Concert returns to the world-class Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore. Performers include Doo Wop legend Gene Chandler ("Duke of Earl"), The Duprees ("You Belong to Me"), The Marcels ("Blue Moon"), Bill Haley's Comets ("Rock Around the Clock"), The Crystals ("He's a Rebel"). Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Friday, May 29, 8pm -- BritFloyd on their Space and Time World Tour 2015 at the Warner Theatre. Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Saturday, October 10, 7:30pm -- Jackie Evancho at the Music Center at Strathmore in Bethesda. Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Sunday, December 13, 7:30pm -- Andrea Bocelli at Verizon Center. Tickets: mpt.org/donate
Also of Interest:
Through March 8 -- Mary Stuart at Folger Elizabethan Theatre.
Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland, has been imprisoned under charges of attempted regicide. Her captor and cousin Queen Elizabeth I cannot bring herself to sign the death decree. In a society where woman are considered inferior, these two queens charged with ruling as kings, battle sexism, greed, lust, and climactically each other. By Friedrich Schiller; new version by Peter Oswald; directed by Richard Clifford. Info and tickets: folger.edu
SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED: With flourishes of swordplay
and wordplay, Chesapeake Shakespeare Company and Maryland Public
Television take Shakespeare’s works out of the theater and into
Baltimore communities. Info: 202-210-8631, chesapeakeshakespeare.com
- Saturday, March 14, 2:30pm -3:30pm -- Sharpen Your Swords
- Shakespeare’s Swordplay and Wordplay at the Southeast Anchor Branch,
Enoch Pratt Free Library, Highlandtown, 3601 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore,
MD 21224. Live sword combat, and an audience-participation reading,
plus display of books about swords and Shakespeare.
- Thursday, April 2, 4pm to 5pm -- April Foolishness: Go On, Insult Me
Shakespeare created hundreds of words, phrases and insults that have
stuck with us through the ages. The Teen Department in the library
presents an afterschool, audience-participation lesson in the power of
words, with CSC teaching artists.
Tuesday, March 31, 7:30pm -- Celtic Woman concert plus meet-and-greet at the Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric in Baltimore. Tickets: lyricoperahouse.com
Now through April 15 -- MPT participates in H&R Block's Nonprofit Referral Program.
For each new client we refer, MPT Foundation receives $20! As part of
H&R Block's commitment to give back in the communities they serve,
nonprofits have received more than $2,000,000 through the Nonprofit
Referral Program. It's simple to participate. Download the referral form. Take it with you to the H&R Block office when you get your taxes prepared. Feel free to spread the word.
Sunday, June 21, 3pm -- Celtic Woman in Salisbury at the Wicomico Civic Center. Tickets: wicomicociviccenter.org
Through September 20 -- LEGO Castle Adventure exhibit at Port Discovery in Baltimore. Info and tickets: portdiscovery.org
Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am; Tuesday-Friday at 12:30pm -- One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure at the Maryland Science Center Davis Planetarium in Baltimore. Big Bird, Elmo and Hu Hu Zhu, a Muppet from China, take an imaginary trip from Sesame Street to the moon, where they discover how different it is from Earth. One World, One Sky is a brilliant spectacle of light and color as the furry friends watch the stars twinkle over Sesame Street. Children can interact as they watch, drawing constellations and counting the time it takes the sun to set. Info and to confirm times: www.mdsci.org.