MD Science Center brings in new digital IMAX projector, sound system

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When fans head to the Maryland Science Center this weekend to see “Captain Marvel,” they’ll get to experience every fight scene and action sequence with crisp digital visuals and a state-of-the-art sound system in the museum’s five-story IMAX Theater.

Baltimost: Catina Smith, line cook at Alexander Brown

Credit: Matty Tae.

Baltimost is a new Baltimore Fishbowl feature that asks locals what they love about their city. The idea is to celebrate Baltimore and the people who make it so unique.

So what makes Baltimore the Baltimost to you? It could be a favorite place, a great meal, a memorable interaction or something else entirely. Email suggestions to Karen at [email protected]

Catina Smith, 33, is a line cook at Alexander Brown. In her words:

Let’s Get Artsy This Summer at Friends


Summer at Friends Art Programs

With just over 100 days until the start of camp, it’s time to make your plans for Summer fun!  Whether creating masterpieces in Visual Arts Camp, shining on stage in Imagination Alive or Take Two, or showing off awesome moves in Dance Camp, Summer at Friends is the place to explore your interests and talents in the arts!

Cohesion Theatre’s ‘Frankenstein’ is an inventive examination of grief and loss

The cast of Cohesion Theatre’s “Frankenstein.” Press handout.

For its production of “Frankenstein,” Cohesion Theatre decided on an adaption of the classic story told through the perspective of Victor Frankenstein’s adult daughter who attempts to bring her father back to life. The result is insanely creative in addition to being a poetic, lyrical examination of grief and loss told through stellar direction, acting and production design.

Beach House to play homecoming show at Hippodrome in June

Photo by Shawn Brackbill.

Still on the road in support of the excellent album “7,” Baltimore duo Beach House is returning home this summer for a local show at one of the city’s grandest venues, the Hippodrome Theatre.

Grand Central nightclub to close; property will be converted to offices and retail space

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First The Hippo, and now Grand Central.

Baltimore will lose its largest gay nightclub when new owners start converting Grand Central at 1001-1003 N. Charles Street to an office building with retail space at street level.

Anderson .Paak, Earl Sweatshirt, Thundercat coming to MECU Pavilion in May

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May brings us spring showers, and a stacked lineup of jazz-influenced, genre-bending artists playing the Inner Harbor, headlined by Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals.

Diana Ross to play the Modell Lyric in June

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The iconic Diana Ross is coming to town this summer.

Fresh off a show-stopping medley during the Grammys last month, the Supremes singer and R&B diva Billboard once named the “Female Entertainer of the Century” is hitting the road.

15 theater productions to see in Baltimore this March

“Indecent” at Baltimore Center Stage. Credit: Stanley Photography.

Baltimore’s theater scene includes more than 35 professional and independent theater companies. This month, they’re presenting a variety of Pulitzer Prize-winning plays, popular musicals, classic stories and contemporary shows in 15 productions.

Weekend Events Calendar: Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Ryes Up, Blood Orange and more

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It’s a good weekend to see some music, whether it’s a cappella, dancing with the neighbors, a Sunday afternoon jazz set or checking out a touring band. Here’s the lineup: