| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Tana Hicken, a Baltimore actress and teacher who deftly portrayed a wide variety of characters on stage during a professional career that spanned more than four decades, died Aug. 17 at her home in Sparks of myositis, an autoimmune disorder. She was 70....
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:17 PM
A glance at Chesapeake Arts Center's upcoming schedule indicates an exciting season beginning in September, with entertainment to attract audiences with diverse tastes in music, theater and star attractions.
Chesapeake recently received $20,000...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Walk through a graffiti-tagged corridor, under a light rail bridge, past the cars hurtling down the Jones Falls Expressway and you've entered what some believe could become a wonderland.
A group called Section 1 envisions a skate park built under a...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:13 AM
This weekend, Artscape (you know, just "America's largest free art festival") will bring an abundance of color and quirkiness to Baltimore for the 33rd year. The annual festival will entertain over 350,000 attendees with a slate of free performances,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:45 AM
It looks like Baltimore "can dance." Owings Mills native and Baltimore School for the Arts alumna Amir Sanders made it through the first round of auditions in Philadelphia on "So You Think You Can Dance." Sanders will appear on next week’s episode,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Heavy construction is to begin this month at Harbor Point. While Beatty Development Group, the company leading the project, has been in the headlines, it's another company that will be doing much of the heavy lifting: Armada Hoffler, which was announced...
| May 30, 2014
| 4:30 AM
I read the recent commentary regarding the Baltimore School for the Arts and can understand what Patricia Schultheis was saying about helping disadvantaged students like Jabril, but the BSFA has standards ("Who is responsible for Jabril?" May 19). Yes it'...
| May 27, 2014
| 11:15 AM
The recent commentary regarding the Baltimore School for the Arts and the experience of Jabril Leach who was dismissed from the school, has some validity ("Who is responsible for Jabril?" May 19). No, the school is not equipped to deal with the Jabrils of...
| May 26, 2014
| 9:30 AM
As a graduate of the Baltimore School for the Arts, I thought Patricia Schultheis' recent commentary about the school was totally wrong ("Who is responsible for Jabril?" May 19).
I did the hard work needed to succeed in academics and arts, staying in...
| May 26, 2014
| 8:00 AM
As an alumnus of the Baltimore School for the Arts I was outraged by Patricia Schultheis' recent commentary on the school ("Who is responsible for Jabril?" May 19).
The School for the Arts not only changed my life but has done so for more than two...
| May 25, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Baltimore School for the Arts is not responsible for Jabril's actions ("Who is responsible for Jabril?" May 19). If he didn't do what he was supposed to do, then they did what they were supposed to do.
When first getting into BSA, you go through...