Performances

collection of photos for upcoming exhibits at Publick Playhouse Opens in new windowPUBLICK PLAYHOUSE 2022/23 Season

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Safe Summer Events for Teens

Wed., Aug. 10, 2022, 7 pm

Safe Summer: Improv Theatre


Whose line is it anyway? After laughing it up with the comedians of the Baltimore Improv Group, get on stage and learn from these masters of mayhem. Play classic improv games and learn how to make ‘em laugh.

FREE; Ages 12 - 18

Wed, Aug. 17, 2022, 7 pm

Hip-Hop Dance Class


Join us for a fun-filled evening of dance instruction in street/hip-hop styles with master instructor Shanna Lim. Participants will have a fun-filled evening building skills, experience, and self-confidence. Comfortable sneakers and clothing are encouraged. Open to dancers of all experience levels.

FREE; Ages 12 - 18

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A singing woman in a sparkly black top and gold hatVirtual Event

Pearl Bailey...By Request 
Featuring Roz White

Sun., Aug. 28, 2022, 4 pm


Pearl Bailey...By Request is a theatrical musical experience set in a 1950’s nightclub based on an album of Pearl Bailey’s most requested songs. Join Roz as she playfully interacts with the band and virtual audience, often using the banter and innuendo that was a Pearl Bailey trademark. 

Watch Live on the Arts PG Parks Facebook Page.


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Moving Wisdom: West African Dance Class 

Thu., Sep. 15, 2022, 2 pm

Moving Wisdom West African Dance Class is an outdoor class designed for seniors who love to sing, dance, and drum. Students will enjoy learning traditional dances, chants, and rhythms from Guinea, Senegal, and Mali. The class consists of moderate stretching, cardio, and crafted African Movements. Dress Code: Athletic wear, sweats, leggings, or African wrap skirts. 

Ages 60 & better

FREE 

Activity Code: 23512-567A

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Platinum Movie: Just Mercy

Thu., Sep. 29, 2022, 11 am


Join us at the Playhouse for our Platinum Film Series. Enjoy a day at the movies! 

About the Film: World-renowned civil rights defense attorney Bryan Stevenson works to free a wrongly condemned death row prisoner. 
Duration: 2h 17m.

Ages 60 & better 

Tickets: $3/person 

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Celia Cruz All Stars Band

Sat., Oct. 1, 2022, 8 pm

This group of young, talented musicians, under the musical direction of Braily Ramos, pay tribute to the hits you love: the immortal songs of the Guarachera de Cuba. The group has performed in international music festivals in Mexico and the U.S. After each performance, the All-Stars contribute to the Celia Cruz Foundation, which grants musical scholarships to students who could not otherwise afford music school. Celia is smiling down from heaven! 

All ages 

Tickets: $25/person, $20/person for seniors, students, and groups of 20 or more  

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FAMILY FUN SERIES:
Baba Bomani & The ABCs of Hip-Hop

Sun., Oct. 2, 2022, 2 pm


This workshop explains the reading, writing, and arithmetic of Hip-Hop performance. From learning to recognize vowels and syllables, to understanding the rhythm patterns that turn those syllables into raps over a beat, students will be engulfed in dance and song through this highly interactive presentation. 

All ages 

Tickets: $5/person 

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Sprout Film Festival: Live More, Play More, Express More 

Tue., Oct. 4 & Wed., Oct. 5, 2022, 11 am


Experience the films that celebrate difference, embrace community, and create transformational experiences for both the filmmakers and the audience. A variety of short films will be viewed in this 60-minute program, hoping to light the spark of greater awareness, understanding, and acceptance by presenting work by and about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

All ages

FREE 

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Spicy Latin Rhythms: Intro to Latin Dance Workshop

Thu., Oct. 6, 2022, 6-7 pm


Learn the basics of Latin dance styles including salsa, merengue, and bachata in this dynamic social dance workshop. Space is limited; Advance registration is recommended. 

Ages 18 & up

FREE  

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Platinum Series Concert: A Tribute to the Music of Otis Redding 

Thu., Oct. 13, 2022, 11 am 


Join Memphis Gold as he pays tribute to the legendary Stax recording artist Otis Redding. With hits like “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay,” “I’ve Been Loving You Too Long,” and “These Arms of Mine,” audiences will be swept away by soulfully beautiful melodies. 

Ages 60 & better 

Tickets: $10/person 

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Theatre Night: Baltimore Improv Group

Sat., Oct. 15, 2022, 8 pm 

Join us for a hilarious evening of madcap comic actors from the Baltimore Improv Group bringing their short-form improv comedy down the BW Parkway. Enjoy a night of levity and non-stop laughs. 

All ages

Tickets: $20/person, $15/person for seniors, students, 
and groups of 20 or more

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SOLE Defined: Intersection 

Sat., Oct. 22, 2022, 8 pm 


SOLE Defined is the Washington metropolitan area’s leading arts organization specializing in percussive dance – using the body as an instrument to create musical expression. Advancing styles such as tap, stepping, body percussion, sand dance, and gumboot, this BIPOC-led company infuses powerful skills to delight and inspire audiences. Intersection by SOLE Defined is an immersive performance exploration of music and movement rooted in ancestral memory, embodied storytelling, and African Diasporic Percussive Dance. 

All ages 

Tickets: $25/person, $20/person for seniors, students, and groups of 20 or more.

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