Chamber music series winds down
The Harmonia Sacra Series of sacred chamber music, sponsored by the University of Maryland Baltimore County, concludes Tuesday at 8:15 p.m. with "We Sing to Him: Hymns and Canticles of Purcell and Britten." The program will be presented at the Chapel of Our Lady of Angels, 711 Maiden Choice Lane in Catonsville.
Tickets are $7 general admission, $5 for students and seniors. For information call 455-2942. Clive Barnes will deliver a free lecture at Westminster Hall, 515 W. Fayette St., at noon Tuesday.
Currently with the New York Post, Mr. Barnes served as drama and dance critic for the New York Times from 1967 to 1978. His lecture -- presented as part of the University of Maryland at Baltimore's Professionally Speaking series -- will concern not only critiquing the arts, but also the function of the critic in everyday life. For more information call 328-8035. "Invitations to Heaven (Questions of a Jewish Child)," a puppet theater work by Eric Bass/Sandglass Theater, begins a two-week run at the Theater Project, 45 W. Preston St., on Wednesday.
A bittersweet comedy with a Yiddish score, "Invitations to Heaven" is about a child's attempts to understand the unhappy, arranged marriage of his deceased grandparents. Show times are 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays with matinees at 3 p.m. Sundays, through April 28. Tickets are $10 to $16. For additional information call 752-8558.
J. Wynn Rousuck