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Not to be Missed: John Waters and John Travolta at MICA

John Travolta as Vinnie Barbarino

You know those brilliantly sunny Baltimore days when you burst out onto your stoop belting out, “Good Morning, Baltimore!”?  No, is that just me?  There is something about the magical combination of this city, that song, John Waters, and John Travolta that almost demands a smile creep up on your face.  Waters so obviously loves Baltimore and sugarcoats it in the most charmingly honest way possible.  As he wrote for that famous opening number for Hairspray: “Rats on the street/ dance around my feet.”