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8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

8 area residents receive Annie Award for contribution to arts community

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 Annie Awards: Visual Arts — David Diaz: plein air painter and president of the board of Maryland Federation for the Arts Arts Educator — Lori Snyder: senior manager of Anne Arundel County schools performing & visual arts magnet programs […]

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Ganz & Hildebrand relate the music and art of impressionism

Ganz & Hildebrand relate the music and art of impressionism

| October 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Friday, October 24 at 8 pm Brian Ganz, widely regarded as one of the leading pianists of his generation, and musical historian and performer (voice and guitar) David Hildebrand will present “Listening to the Paintings: An Exploration of European Art and Music.” A mixture of music and discussion will illustrate how French Impressionism and […]

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LSO explores “Spooky Sounds” in 2nd Annual concert

LSO explores “Spooky Sounds” in 2nd Annual concert

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get in the mood for Halloween as the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra (LSO) plays some of the creepiest and spookiest works of orchestral music in ‘Spooky Sounds, Haunted Harmonies’ on Saturday, October 25 at South River High School. The LSO will explore the dark side of the classical repertoire, showcasing the most haunting selections of the […]

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New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

New shows announced at Rams Head On Stage

| October 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

10/22 John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band feat. Herb Pedersen, Jon Randall & Mark Fain 10/24 Tommy Castro & The Painkillers 10/25 Voyage: A Tribute To Journey feat. Hugo 10/26 Joe Ely Duo 10/27 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class With Cocktails 10/28 Murder Mystery Dinner: Charlie’s Angels Of Death 10/29 Darlingside & Tall Heights 10/30 Danielia […]

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Rams Head Onstage announces more shows

Rams Head Onstage announces more shows

| October 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

10/22 John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band feat. Herb Pedersen, Jon Randall & Mark Fain 10/23 Danielia Cotton w. Sweet Leda 10/24 Tommy Castro & The Painkillers 10/25 Voyage: A Tribute To Journey feat. Hugo 10/26 Joe Ely Duo 10/27 Wine & Canvas: A Painting Class With Cocktails 10/28 Murder Mystery Dinner: Charlie’s Angels Of Death 10/29 […]

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Madden brothers returning to DC roots at 930 Club in November

Madden brothers returning to DC roots at 930 Club in November

| October 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Madden Brothers, comprised of multi-platinum selling recording artists Joel and Benji Madden, will play special live shows in select cities across the United States that will include a stop at the 930 Club in DC. These select live shows will include music from their acclaimed debut album Greetings From California, which was released on September 16th […]

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CTA opens 56th season with “The Canterville Ghost”

CTA opens 56th season with “The Canterville Ghost”

| October 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Get ready for a somewhat spooky, wholly hilarious production just in time for Halloween! Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) will soon open its 56th season with Oscar Wilde’s “The Canterville Ghost,” a ghoulish comedy that’s appropriate and fun for the entire family. Directed by Joe Thompson of Annapolis and featuring the talents of more than […]

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Dixie Longate brings her comedy to benefit Equality Maryland

Dixie Longate brings her comedy to benefit Equality Maryland

| October 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

This ain’t your momma’s Tupperware party. Join international celebrity comedienne Dixie Longate for an evening of comedy, laughter, and interlocking lids. Whether you need something to store those Thanksgiving leftovers or are just looking for a howling good show, Dixie never disappoints! Tickets are limited in each location, so get yours before they sell out. […]

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Austrian strings come to Key Auditorium at St. John’s

Austrian strings come to Key Auditorium at St. John’s

| October 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

A concert of classical music by the Austrian string trio, ALEA-Ensemble, will be presented free of charge at 7 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College. The musical group, composed of Sigrid Praesent and Igmar Jenner, violinists and Tobias Stosiek, cello, will combine traditional and contemporary selections in a […]

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Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis names new director

| October 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) is proud to welcome its new executive director, Susan Baum, who joined the team in August and has since been hard at work using her skills and talents to serve the young people in the performing arts community of the greater Annapolis area. “I love theater and I love working […]

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Applications for 2015-16 Opera season available

Applications for 2015-16 Opera season available

| October 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Auditions for the Annapolis Opera Company’s 2015-16 Season will be held on Friday and Saturday, January 9 & 10, 2015, at the Academy of Vocal Arts (AVA) in Philadelphia, PA, and on Thursday and Friday, January 15 & 16, 2015, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts (MHCA) in Annapolis, MD. For the 2015-16 season […]

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Creative Paradox Gatsby themed art auction and gala

Creative Paradox Gatsby themed art auction and gala

| October 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Creative Paradox, an Annapolis artspace, is hosting their 3rd annual LIVE Art Auction at the Loews Hotel on October 25th. It’s a 1920s-themed affair, featuring our very own “Gatsby” auctioneer, and attendees are encouraged to dress to impress! Food, drinks, a live Jazz band, and great local art up for auction! 

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Spooky Silents with Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra at Maryland Hall

Spooky Silents with Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra at Maryland Hall

| October 12, 2014 | 3 Comments

Maryland Hall will showcase its newly-renovated theatre, including the first performance using the new orchestra pit, with the film and orchestra performance, “Spooky Silents:  A Silent Film Halloween” with the Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra (PRSO) on Saturday, November 1 at 7:30 pm.  The PRSO will perform the original musical underscores of these classic films as […]

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Dave Mason returns to Rams Head On Stage in November

Dave Mason returns to Rams Head On Stage in November

| October 11, 2014 | 3 Comments

Dave Mason will return to Annapolis. Last January, he treated nearly 700 people to his Traffic Jam in a Rams Head at Maryland Hall concert. During that show, he was coming down with a bug and apologized and promised to return. And he kept his word.  Only this time, Mason will be performing in the […]

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The Who announces North American tour celebrating 50 years

The Who announces North American tour celebrating 50 years

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE WHO, one of rock’s most legendary and defining bands, will celebrate their 50-year legacy when they bring their “THE WHO HITS 50!” Tour to North America in 2015. “THE WHO HITS 50!” Tour will kick-off its spring run April 15 in Tampa, FL and include 20 stops throughout the east before wrapping May 30 […]

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Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

Hillsmere Family Fun Fair, November 8th

| October 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The annual Family Fun Fair & Silent Auction is a favorite annual event featuring food, games, health & wellness demonstrations, DJ, moon bounce, photo booth, balloon creations and a silent auction/raffle. Parents and children will have the opportunity to try their luck at the cakewalk, carnival games and a premium grand prize raffle. A silent […]

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Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

Upcoming at Rams Head On Stage

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

10/08 Logan Brill & Rob Baird 10/09 The Bangles 10/10 Michael Franks 10/11 Macy Gray *All Ages Matinee w. Cary Nokey 10/11 California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio 10/12 Scars On 45 w. Broken Anchor *All Ages Matinee 10/12 The Kingston Trio 10/13 Ian McLagan of Small Faces 10/14 Josh Krajcik from The X […]

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24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, November 7th

| October 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, November 7th, 2014, the Friends of The Light House will host the 24th Annual Bountiful Harvest, A Blue Tie Event.   This annual event benefits The Light House, a homeless prevention support center in Annapolis, Maryland and will take place from 7-10 PM at the Loews Annapolis Hotel. Highlighting this year’s long-standing traditional event […]

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Free concert: Classical Indian music by World Artists Experiences

Free concert: Classical Indian music by World Artists Experiences

| October 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

A free concert of Indian classical music featuring four renowned musicians of the sitar, violin and percussion will be presented at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College in Annapolis. They are sitarist Alif Laiia and violinist HN Bhaskar, who will combine traditional music from North and South […]

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Take your best shot at AMM

Take your best shot at AMM

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis will presenting an Art Show titled “Take Your Best Shot,”  at the Annapolis Maritime Museum, starting with a free reception open to the public on Sunday October 5, at 1:30 p.m. Photographers, who will feature their best work will be present and refreshments will be served. The show officially […]

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Jo Dee Messina in town on Sunday

Jo Dee Messina in town on Sunday

| October 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

Multi-Platinum selling country star Jo Dee Messina, known for her electrifying live performances and powerhouse vocals, will be coming to Annapolis, MD to perform two shows at the Rams Head On Stage on Sunday, October 5th. The 4pm show is an all ages show, and the 7pm show is 21 and older! Messina is currently touring in […]

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Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

Annapolis Opera names new General Manager

| October 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Board of Trustees of the Annapolis Opera Company, now entering its 42nd season bringing live opera to our community, is pleased to announce that Kathy Swekel has been named General Manager of the Company effective September 15, 2014. Ms. Swekel will provide professional leadership to take the organization into the future and match the artistic […]

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