April 26th – May 5th @ Various Showtimes
Alex & Olmsted (creators of the Jim Henson Foundation Grant awarded Milo the Magnificent) return to Baltimore Theatre Project with the world premiere of Marooned! a new show that takes place at the outer reaches of space. An astronaut crashes on an uncharted planet and has to face strange creatures, anomalous atmosphere, and isolation with only her Autonomous Task Assistant (ATA) to help her survive. Featuring award-winning puppetry, theater and visuals, this show is for all ages and you can get tickets at this link. GA tickets are $20, $15 for student/senior/artist/military. May 2nd is a pay-what-you-can performance.
Baltimore Theatre Project
45 W. Preston St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
April 27th @ 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Embrace a Saturday full of quality entertainment at the Spring Variety Art Show, including flow arts, live music, DJs, comedy and food vendors. If you can’t see the show in person, be sure to log on to the Live Stream on Empathy Media Lab’s Facebook page. The suggested donation for admission is $10. Performances start at 6 p.m.
Food by Max’s Meats (Brazilian Churrasco)
Jeremy ‘SaymoSaymo’ Manson — Juggling cigar boxes
Melly Huang — Expressions through fire
Malaka Hasz — Fire hoops
KutMaster Breezy — Shaolin fire staff
B-Swiz / D-Watz — Poi
Empathy Media Lab
5512 Taylor Road
Riverdale, MD 20737
April 27th @ 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Celebrate the return of Sunset & Chill this spring with the usual line-up of great music, awesome vendors and uninterrupted flow artistry. Show up early for a $5 yoga class, stay late for the amazing DJs and mesmerizing fire circle.
$10 GA tickets at the door (cash or card)
$5 12-under with adult
$5 fire spinners
FREE for guests wearing Sunset and Chill merchandise (available here).
If you wish to spin fire, you must attend one of the two safety meetings (7 p.m. or 8 p.m.).
6-7 p.m. Yoga with Tanory, DJ Wade Hammes + Hon Jao Violin
7-8 p.m. Raptorstein
8-10 p.m.: Markinthedark + Kaylasoul
Check out the Facebook event page for more information.
Note: This event has zero tolerance for racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, unsolicited touching or any other oppressive behavior. Please report any of this behavior to Wade, Sam or Ethan. Please send anonymous reports to firstname.lastname@example.org. All reports will receive a response within 24 hours.
Olde City Farm and Garden
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
April 6th @ Noon – 5 p.m. (Followed by an after-party on the rooftop until 9 p.m.)
Enjoy a three-course brunch while the talented ladies of Pyroxotic — including BeBe Bardot, Eva Mystique and Queen Nefertittie — astound you with their fierce and fiery talents, set to the music of DJ Farrah Flosscett.
Brunch includes your choice of appetizer, entree and dessert. There is a two-hour limit on table reservations, but the rooftop opens at 2 p.m. and the lounge and bar are open throughout the event. Your entire party must be present to be seated.
Get tickets at this link.
The Society Restaurant & Lounge
8229 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
April 4th @ 8 p.m. (Strathmore)
April 5th/6th @ 8 p.m. and April 7th @ 3 p.m. (Meyerhoff)
Behold great feats of acrobatics, aerials, juggling and more by Troupe Vertigo, set to live Hollywood hits played by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Get tickets at this link.
The Music Center at Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane
Bethesda, MD 20852
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
1212 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201