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'After the Revolution' and '4000 Miles,' two plays at Center Stage, focus on a family of New York communists

Center Stage is becoming the place in Baltimore for experiments in repertory...

Cohesion Theatre tells a beguiling tale of true love and a curse in '13 Dead Husbands'

Tom Horan's "13 Dead Husbands" has been described as "darkly comedic" by the...

Actress Dawn Ursula talks about her role as a brothel keeper in the Congo

We don’t see Dawn Ursula’s hair until the final scene...

NOISE

See who's competing in Sound Off Live! for a spot at Artscape

Every year the organizers of Artscape bring a bevy of musicians to the city's massive outdoor arts...

Clicking and Streaming: 'Fried Green Tomatoes' and 'Bridesmaids,' two films that pass The Bechdel Test

When it comes to film, representations of women are for the most part, epic fails. They're almost...

Finding substance in the minimalist Gedi Sibony sculpture 'All Her Teeth Are Made of Slate'

A photo of Gedi Sibony's sculpture 'All Her Teeth Are Made of Slate' from the Baltimore Museum of...

Comparing Barack Obama's thoughts on 'The Wire' with those of Baltimore officials

The White House released a video yesterday in which Barack Obama talks with David Simon about "The...

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company earnestly jumps into the Victorian era with 'The Importance Of Being Earnest'

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company earnestly jumps into the Victorian era with 'The Importance Of Being Earnest'

The premiere of Oscar Wilde’s play “The Importance of...

Chesapeake Shakespeare's Americanized version of Chekhov's 'Uncle Vanya' falls flat

Chesapeake Shakespeare's Americanized version of Chekhov's 'Uncle Vanya' falls flat

Anton Chekhov’s “Uncle Vanya” describes...

Everyman produces a spectacular version of Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer-winning play 'Ruined'

Everyman produces a spectacular version of Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer-winning play 'Ruined'

It’s not that Mama Nadi is without feelings; it’s that...

'Benefactor' at Stillpointe Theatre Initiative is dystopic with confused gender politics

'Benefactor' at Stillpointe Theatre Initiative is dystopic with confused gender politics

General Electric just bought Greece, Pfizer owns every politician, and the few remaining...

'One Night In Miami . . .' cleverly speculates on conversations among Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown

'One Night In Miami . . .' cleverly speculates on conversations among Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown

It’s a matter of historical record that Cassius Clay, Malcolm...

'Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman' resurrects the '70s soap-opera parody with dark, playful humor

'Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman' resurrects the '70s soap-opera parody with dark, playful humor

Everyone has different ways of dealing with crisis. Some of us like to retreat into our...

A revival of 'Annie' at the Hippodrome revives the musical's mildly revolutionary roots

A revival of 'Annie' at the Hippodrome revives the musical's mildly revolutionary roots

People get really attached to musicals. There’s something about show tunes&...

New Single Carrot production mixes surrealism with the reality of war

New Single Carrot production mixes surrealism with the reality of war

Wars have always changed those who fight them, but modern warfare...

"The Whale"

"The Whale"

“The Whale” could never be as effective a movie as it is a stage production,...

'Hey Cabbie's Thaddeus Logan talks August Wilson's hack-stand play 'Jitney'

'Hey Cabbie's Thaddeus Logan talks August Wilson's hack-stand play 'Jitney'

Arena Players continues its excellent season with a performance of August Wilson’s...

The thrills and meta-plot of 'Deathtrap' at Everyman have not aged well

The thrills and meta-plot of 'Deathtrap' at Everyman have not aged well

O “Deathtrap,” where is thy sting?

Like a Homeric bard, Charlie Bethel brings Odysseus to life

Like a Homeric bard, Charlie Bethel brings Odysseus to life

Just before intermission in his one-man show, “The...

Arena Players produce James Baldwin's 'The Amen Corner'

Arena Players produce James Baldwin's 'The Amen Corner'

It can be difficult to find subtlety on the stage. After...

New company delivers with the rarely-performed Shakespeare play, 'Coriolanus'

New company delivers with the rarely-performed Shakespeare play, 'Coriolanus'

There are reasons that “Coriolanus” is one of...

Peter Davis highlights process of the playwright in "Parlor Plays"

Peter Davis highlights process of the playwright in "Parlor Plays"

The tattered corpse of a Victorian love seat hangs from the...

"Next to Normal" at Center Stage is next to awful

"Next to Normal" at Center Stage is next to awful

There’s a big surprise buried in “Next to...

Now See This: "4-Play: The one about Porn"

Now See This: "4-Play: The one about Porn"

Are you among the billions of humans who enjoy the simple ability to make one another feel good...

Now See This: Puppet Slamwich

Now See This: Puppet Slamwich

You may think that since you’re, like, an adult, that means that you are way too old for...

Pilot Project: Everyman play takes on drones, in "Grounded"

Pilot Project: Everyman play takes on drones, in "Grounded"

The Pilot, the only person we see on the Everyman Theatre...

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