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Baltimore Parkway Theater
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For 40 years, one of the oldest movie theaters in the country sat empty on Baltimore’s North Avenue, languishing behind the grocery store that had moved into its lobby area. Behind a wall erected by the store’s owner, the theater’s domed ceiling, grand balcony and elaborate, decorative molding lay unseen

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Frostburg Arts Walk
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Guest feature: Megan Alvarez works for FrostburgFirst, a Maryland Main Street Community. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. Meet local artists, catch live performances and demonstrations, attend specialty workshops, and make your own creations at the Frostburg Arts Walk 2017! This year’s Arts Walk is scheduled for Saturday, April 29 in

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Sky Stage Frederick
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Frederick’s art community can’t get enough of artist Heather Clark’s collaborative public art project that has transformed a fire-damaged building into an interactive piece that is as beautiful as it is functional. Sky Stage, a 136-person open air theatre in the heart of Downtown Frederick, is the result of a

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LightCity_Maryland
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All lights are on Charm City as it transforms into Light City March 31-April 8. Baltimore’s nine-day Light City festival may be best known for its endless sensory experiences, including light displays and performances, but it also provides several intellectual experiences for national and local thought leaders through the Labs@LightCity

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Maryland State Arts Council
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Maryland’s nonprofit arts sector had a $1.16 billion total impact on the state’s economy and supported 14,564 full-time jobs in Fiscal Year 2015 – up from $1.05 billion and 12,155 jobs in the previous year. The news comes from a new economic impact report from the Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC),

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Frostburg Arts Walk
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Guest feature: Niki Folk works for FrostburgFirst, a Maryland Main Street Community. Follow along on Facebook and Twitter. Nestled in the rounded Allegheny Mountains, Frostburg is a small mountain town built on more than 200 years of history and brimming with energy from the local university. Its traditional Main Street community

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Maryland State Arts Council
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Demonstrating his continued commitment to the arts in Maryland, Governor Larry Hogan has proposed a record-setting $20.3 million FY 2017 budget for the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency within the Maryland Department of Commerce that works to encourage investment in the arts for all Marylanders. The governor included a

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William Peierce Maryland Artist Marketplace
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What is the best type of present to give this holiday season? Here’s an idea: a gift that is unique, one-of-a-kind, and supports Maryland businesses. Plus, you’ll be giving that special someone a long-lasting treasure for which you will always be remembered. The Maryland State Arts Council’s Maryland Artist Marketplace

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Plak That Printing Company
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Looking for the perfect unique gift this holiday season? Don’t forget to #ShopSmall at stores in your community and #BuyLocalMD products. Check out more Maryland gift-giving suggestions here. As a lifelong Ocean City resident, Wyatt Harrison spent every summer working at Malibu’s Surf Shop on the boardwalk. During his 14

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Maryland State Arts Council
ArtsMaryland Economy

From attending a performance at the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, to checking out your town’s local crafts festival, the arts have an impact on Maryland’s economy. But, have you ever wondered what goes into supporting such a rich and artistically diverse community? Since its inception in 1967, the Maryland State Arts

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