William Daley will lecture at TSU

Arts Notes

March 10, 1996|By Karin Remesch | Karin Remesch,CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Towson State University's "New Visiting Artist Series" continues with a free slide lecture by ceramic sculptor William Daley at 7: 30 p.m. March 12 in the Fine Arts Concert Hall on Osler Drive.

Mr. Daley is a longtime professor of art and ceramics at the Philadelphia College of Art and Design, and his work is included in the collections of the Renwich Gallery in Washington, the National Museum of American Art in Washington, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

% Call (410) 830-ARTS.

Garrett's connoisseurship

Asian art enthusiast Norma Blumberg will lecture at 6 p.m. March 14 on "Object and Image: Lacquerware and Related Watercolor Studies From the Garrett Asian Collection," her current exhibition at Evergreen House, Johns Hopkins University, 4545 N. Charles St.

Mrs. Blumberg's talk will examine the connoisseurship of Baltimore diplomat John Work Garrett, who at the turn of the century assembled one of the largest collections of Japanese lacquerware in America.

A reception is scheduled before the program at 5: 30 p.m. Admission is $5 for Evergreen members, $8 for nonmembers. Call (410) 516-0341.

Arts camp open house

Slayton House, Camp of the Arts, will sponsor an open house 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 10 at Wilde Lake Village Green in Columbia.

The Camp of the Arts is a theatrical arts camp offering beginning, intermediate and advanced training in art, dance, music and theater. Call (410) 730-3987.

Festival applications

Applications are being accepted through March 15 for artists and crafts people interested in participating in the fifth annual Baltimore's Largest Arts Festival, scheduled for July 19-21 at Corpus Christi Church in Baltimore. The festival will showcase emerging artists from the Baltimore metropolitan area.

For forms and rules: Corpus Christi Church, Attention BLAF, 110 W. Lafayette Ave., Baltimore, Md. 21217. Call (410) 945-6754.


Shoyabetnitellya Productions, a film production company in Columbia, is casting for a historical film on the Nat Turner rebellion. Major and minor roles, as well as extras, are being cast. Although some casting has been done, you can still contact Rosalyn Gaines at (410) 788-4365 if you are interested in a role.

St. Martin's Community Theatre in Severna Park will sponsor auditions for "Evita" by Andrew Lloyd Webber March 10-12 and March 17-18. Roles are open for 16 men, 12 women and six children ages 8 to 12. Come with a prepared song, tape or sheet music. An accompanist will be provided.

Children's auditions will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sundays only. Call (410) 544-8574.

Bowie Community Theater will conduct auditions for the musical "The Wizard of Oz" at 10 a.m. March 16 and 7 p.m March 18-19 at the Bowie Playhouse, White Marsh Park, Route 3 South, one mile south of Route 450. Needed are ages 5 through adult. Bring a prepared song and be dressed to move. Except for Dorothy, none of the roles is gender-specific. Performance dates are June 7-23. Call (301) 577-9047.

The Pumpkin Theatre has scheduled auditions for adult actors wishing to participate in the Storybook Theatre, a traveling troupe, for 7: 15 p.m. March 12 at the Hannah More Arts Center at St. Timothy's School in Stevenson. Auditioners should be able to sing and move well, and should bring a prepared song. Experience in children's theater is desired but not necessary. Actors, who will be paid, must be available for weekday and weekend performances. Call (410) 323-9402.

Adults and children are needed to fill roles for the 1996 season of the Theatre on the Hill, the professional summer theater company in residence at Western Maryland College in Westminster. Open auditions for the season for adults continue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 16 at Alumni Hall. Adult cast members are paid. Auditions for children ages 9 to 15 will be conducted from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 20. Included for children are lead roles in "Ruthless!" and the final show of the season, "The Secret Garden." For appointments and information, call (410) 857-2599.

Pub Date: 3/10/96

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