Maryland Morning with Sheilah Kast

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We find the most intriguing voices to take you behind Maryland headlines. Find out more about us, check out shows that aired prior to February 2014, listen to our series, and listen to each day's show.

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Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Mon June 29, 2015

Rousuck Review: "The Comedy Of Errors" At Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

Kelsey Painter as Dromio of Syracuse
Credit Teresa Castracane

Theater critic J. Wynn Rousuck reviews Chesapeake Shakespeare Company’s production of “The Comedy of Errors".

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Mon June 29, 2015

Simple Poems About Complex Topics

Credit Turning Point Books

In poet Sue Ellen Thompson's most recent collection of poems, They, she reflects on her relationship with her transgender child, and the ways in which that child’s identity animates and informs complex questions, and steadfast love.  Last December, way before Caitlin Jenner was in the news, Sue Ellen Thompson crossed the bridge from her home in Oxford to talk with Tom Hall about this powerful and provocative collection of poems.

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Fri June 26, 2015

Hogan Slams Brakes On The Red Line

Red Line projected economic development impact

    

What does Gov. Larry Hogan’s cancelation of the Red Line in Baltimore mean for public transportation in the city? We talk with urban design expert Klaus Philipsen, a consultant on the project.

Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Fri June 26, 2015

Lea Gilmore, At The Intersection Of Music And Activism

Lea Gilmore will perform at Creative Alliance at The Patterson.
Credit Creative Alliance

  

Lea Gilmore is an internationally acclaimed blues, jazz and gospel singer who calls Baltimore home. However, a lot of her musical activity takes place in Europe and around the world. Tonight, you’ve got a chance to hear Lea in concert right here in Charm City. She’s presenting her Big Fat Blues Cabaret at the Creative Alliance at 8:00. Her latest CD is called Classically Blue: Lea Gilmore Live at the Eubie Blake Center, and she is continuing her long history of activism by organizing community sings around town, in response to the riots and the Baltimore uprising. She talks with Tom Hall.

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Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Fri June 26, 2015

Rousuck Review: "Pippin" At The Hippodrome

J. Wynn Rousuck talks with Tom about the Tony-award winning musical Pippin, now at the Hippodrome through June 28th.

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