WYPR Programs

Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Mon March 17, 2014

"I and You" at Olney Theatre Center

Rachael Tice and Thaddeus Fitzpatrick as Caroline and Anthony.
Credit Stan Barouh

Maryland Morning theater critic J. Wynn Rousuck reviews "You and I" at Olney Theatre Center

Two teenagers navigate love, youth and illness. Maryland Morning theater critic J. Wynn Rousuck reviews "I and You" at Olney Theatre Center.

"I and You" continues until March 30.

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Center Stage's Twist on "Twelfth Night"

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Tom Hall talks with theater director Gavin Witt about "Twelfth Night" at Center Stage

Mistaken identity, cross-dressing, love at first sight...it's got to be Shakespeare's classic "Twelfth Night." Center Stage's new production of "Twelfth Night" incorporates some film noir and classic Hollywood comedic elements into the play.

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The Morning Economic Report
5:30 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Days Off Deficit - 3/17/14

A new report issued by the U.S. Travel Association makes the claim that there is a days off deficit in America.  If people would simply use more of their paid leave, America’s economy would benefit. 

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Foreman and Wolf on Food and Wine
9:02 pm
Sun March 16, 2014

Hosting a Grand Dinner Party II

    

Malpecque Oysters on the Half Shell, Sauce Mignonette Champagne, Jacquesson “Cuvée n°736” Extra Brut

HOT HORS D'OEUVRE: Scallops with Roe in the Shell, Beurre Blanc & Fines Herbs Champagne, Gonet-Medeville “Blanc de Noirs” Brut NV

COLD HORS D'OEUVRE: Poached Egg in Aspic with Carrot & Chive Flower Vouvray Sec, Foreau 2008

FIRST COURSE: Duck Consommé: Fresh Artichoke NO WINE

SECOND COURSE: Whole Poached Salmon: Sauce Hollandaise Meursault Ier Cru “ Genevrières” François Mikulski 2008

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Your Maryland
2:49 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

"The Babe"

In the spring of 1914, a young boy named George "Babe" Ruth from St. Mary's Industrial School in Baltimore gets his big league start playing for the Baltimore Orioles.

 

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UMMC Commentary
1:08 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Cynthia F Bearer M.D.

Dr. Cynthia Frances Bearer MD
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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Fri. March 14, 1-2 p.m.
11:26 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Midday Eats with Hong & Shields

Waterfront Kitchen's beet-cured salmon is great recipe for parties.
Credit Courtesy of Waterfront Kitchen

Our monthly foodie hour with Henry Hong of the Waterfront Kitchen and John Shields of Gertrude's. On this month’s edition: Do It Yourself Catering. If you’re a foodie -- someone who enjoys cooking, ever-eager to learn more about it -- you might at some point consider putting on a party for 30 or more people: Celebrating a milestone birthday, or a graduation. Or perhaps, as a wedding gift to friends, you volunteer to handle their reception.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Fri. March 14, 12-1 p.m.
11:16 am
Fri March 14, 2014

The Midday Weekly Review

The Maryland General Assembly is considering a bill to legalize marijuana in its 2014 legislative session.

A look at the regions latest news stories with the reporters and editors who covered them. This hour: We'll dive into the results from the latest Goucher Poll about all things Maryland - how we feel about the direction of the state, our elected leaders and some provocative issues. The poll comes just three months before the Maryland primary election, and in the midst of a General Assembly session.

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Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Author Mohsin Hamid on "How to Get Filfthy Rich in Rising Asia"

Mohsin Hamid
Credit Ed Kashi

Mohsin Hamid discusses his new novel "How To Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia."

The Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid has written three acclaimed novels.  His latest book has just been released in paperback.  It’s called How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia.  It’s a look at the life of a man who journeys from indigent child to wealthy industrialist.  And it’s written as if it were one of those self-help, get rich quick books that fill the shelves of bookstores around the world.

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Maryland Morning
8:50 am
Fri March 14, 2014

The Gene That Causes Sleep

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Nathan Sterner talks with Hopkins scientist Mark Wu about his research on a gene that affects our sleep cycles.

Lots of people fall asleep at a reasonable hour each night.  But some have trouble falling asleep, and stay awake for a long time.  Scientists at Johns Hopkins may have figured out one reason why. They’ve discovered a gene that affects how the biological clock sets the timing for sleep.  They found that a mutation in the gene affected whether fruit flies could fall asleep—and they know that the same gene exists in humans.

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