'Honey Chil' Milk'
at Theatre Project
"Honey Chil' Milk," a performance piece created as part of Maryland Art Place's Diverse Works program in 1989, will begin a three-week run at the Theatre Project Wednesday.
Conceived and directed by New York choreographer Donald Byrd, "Honey Chil' Milk" uses a variety of theatrical and cinematic styles to examine racial myths and stereotypes in the field of entertainment. The multimedia work will be presented at the Theatre Project, 45 W. Preston St., Wednesdays to Saturdays at 8 p.m. with matinees Sundays at 3 p.m. through Feb. 23. Tickets are $10 to $16. For more information call 752-8558.
@ UMBC's "Progressions" series, presenting more than a dozen cutting-edge artists in the visual and performing arts, gets under way Wednesday with a performance by New York's Dendy Dance. Lead by Mark Dendy, the troupe explores such issues as relationships, evolution and violence.
The program will be held at 8 p.m. in the UMBC Theatre. Tickets are $10 general admission, $6 for students and senior citizens. The Progressions series continues on Feb. 13 with the Great American Mime Experiment. For information, call 455-2476. The Baltimore Woodwind Quintet will perform works by Villa-Lobos, Mozart and Milhaud Tuesday at 8 p.m. in the Peabody Institute's Friedberg Concert Hall, 1 E. Mount Vernon Place.
The quintet features Emily Controulis, flute; Joseph Turner, oboe; Steven Barta, clarinet; David Bakkegard, french horn; and Phillip Kolker, bassoon. All are members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. They will be joined by guest pianist Robert Weirich, a Peabody faculty member.
Tickets are $8, $4 for senior citizens and students with valid ID. For more information, call 659-8124.