| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:52 PM
AK Slaughter, the dual voices of Emily Slaughter and Aran Keating, have been making music in Baltimore since their college days at Goucher, mixing fast with slow and musical simplicity with quirky complexity. Their answers for this week’s Like/...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Lollapalooza weekend will once again be bustling with club activity before and after the big outdoor shows Aug. 5-7 in Grant Park, this year with four nights of bonus concerts beginning Aug. 3.
Though there are no arena-sized headliners playing small...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 7:49 AM
STRATFORD, Ontario — Des McAnuff, the artistic director of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, North America's largest and arguably most prestigious, classically based theater, has announced his intention to leave his post in 2013.
| Jun 18, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Julie Taymor spoke about her work on "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" and other subjects in a keynote closing talk Saturday afternoon at the Theatre Communications Group's L.A. conference....
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:35 PM
The CMA Awards allowed its newcomers to have lil' mini sets, and Brad Paisley introduced Eric Church as "country's latest outlaw."...
| Jul 2, 2011
Fireflies crisscross a meadow as an audience on lawn chairs and blankets takes in the fast-paced complications of "As You Like It" on the grounds of the Evergreen Museum and Library — a particularly apt setting for the Maryland Shakespeare...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 1:32 PM
If you want to get folks fired up about Renaissance theater, poking fun at William Shakespeare is one way to do it.
The Chesapeake Shakespeare Company is doing that now with the second half of its ninth summer season, the parody "The Complete Works of...
| May 8, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Darko Tresnjak, a theater director known for his work with Shakespeare, world classics and the rediscovery of neglected plays, is expected to be named the new artistic director of Hartford Stage when the board votes Monday morning. He will succeed Michael...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 9:28 AM
In the months between the release of Lollapalooza's 2011 lineup, and the festival's 20th anniversary this past weekend, general consensus was that the festival had gone mainstream. The festival's playful title may have felt almost like a smirking misnomer...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:17 AM
(Wednesday Update below) After making Madonna look downright dignified at the Super Bowl, LMFAO are going on tour.
"Sorry for the Party Rocking" will stop at the Patriot Center in Fairfax June 25, it was announced Monday. The tour is named after the...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Here's your weekly round-up of notable acts stopping by the area this week. For more concerts, check out FindLocal.
On Monday, the cerebral, rowdy rockers from New Jersey, Titus Andronicus, perform at the Ottobar ($12). Mayor of "Rack City" and YMCMB...