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November 05, 1998|By Randi Kest

Get 'Goosebumps'

Everyone will get goosebumps when R.L. Stine's frightening children's books come to life at "Goosebumps Live on Stage!" starting tomorrow. "Goosebumps" is making a 12-show appearance at the Mechanic Theatre, 25 Hopkins Plaza, as part of its two-year U.S. tour. Ticket prices range from $14 to $29. Shows are tomorrow at 7 p.m., Saturday and Nov. 14 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Sunday at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., Tuesday through Nov. 13 at 7 p.m., and Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. Call 410-752-1200.

'Angels' at the Walters

"The Invisible Made Visible: Angels from the Vatican," a touring exhibit of angel art from the ninth century B.C. to this century, will be on exhibit Sunday through Jan. 3 at the Walters Art Gallery, 600 N. Charles St. Paintings, sculptures, liturgical vessels and vestments and tapestries from the Vatican Museums, by such artists as Raphael, Reni, Georges Rouault and Salvador Dali, will be on display Tuesdays-Sundays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (until 8 p.m. Thursdays and on Nov. 27 and 28, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2). Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day; 5 p.m. close on New Year's Eve. Open on New Year's Day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets for adults are $12 weekends, $10 weekdays; seniors and college students, $11 weekends, $9 weekdays; children 6-17, $8.50 weekends, $6.50 weekdays; free for children under 6. Group discounts available. Call 410-752-1200 or 800-551-SEAT for tickets or 888-844-4242 for information.

Book Bash

This Sunday, join guests at Literacy Works Inc.'s sixth annual Book Bash from 6 p.m. to 9: 30 p.m. at the Timonium Bibelot book store, in the Timonium Crossing Shopping Center at York and Timonium roads. Some 65 authors, including Jim McKay from NBC Sports and David Simon, author of "Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets," will attend to sign books, and 20 area restaurants and caterers will provide food. An auction will include "Rosie O'Donnell Show" tickets, "Homicide" walk-ons, a

seven-day cruise, gym memberships and a week's stay at a Hawaiian condo. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. An additional $100 buys admission to an authors' reception from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Call 410-887-2001.

Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte brings his calypso beat to Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall today through Sunday to perform a brand-new show of new hits and old favorites. Show times are 2 p.m. today, 8 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $23 to $62. Call 410-783-8000.

Wake the babies!

Company Skylark of Australia will present the family program "Wake Baby" at the Baltimore School for the Arts, 712 Cathedral St., this weekend. The imaginative mix of puppetry, illusion, music and acrobats will be performed at the school tomorrow at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $6 for children and students. Call 410-783-5420 for ticket information.

Legends in concert

Legendary folk-rock singer-songwriters Bob Dylan and Joni Mitchell are performing in the Cole Field House at the University of Maryland, College Park, at 7 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $25 and $40. Call 410-481-SEAT.

AROUND THE HARBOR

Art atop the world

Top of the World presents the art of Li Hongtao in its observation level through November. His nature-inspired oil paintings, on display 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, are driven by such influences as Picasso and Kandinsky. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for seniors and children 15 and under. Top of the World is at the World Trade Center, 401 E. Pratt St. Call 410-837-VIEW.

Pub Date: 11/05/98

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