Arts & Culture!

Live Concerts, Music, Plays, Stage Shows & More

ALL MCS SHOWS ARE HELD AT THE CHESAPEAKE ARTS CENTER

194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

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2022 - 2023 Upcoming MCS Events

* Sunday, October 2, 2022, 3pm Matinee - The American Rogues

The American Rogues have electrified audiences around the world. Renown for their musical skill, quick wit, and engaging stage show, the American Rogues have mastered the art of creating an immediate connection with their audiences who can't stay in their seats! They are known for their epic, multi-instrumental sound that crosses the musical landscape to include jigs, reels, hornpipes, ballads, originals, covers, soundtracks, patriotic and military music, Irish foot-stompers and more. 

CAC will be selling wine, beer, soda, and water for this concert.

* Saturday, November 26, 2022, 7:30pm evening performance - Oracle Band

Oracle's repertoire consists of well over 500 songs covering music styles ranging from rock&roll, current top 40 , standards, country, classic rock, oldies, and motown tunes from the 1960s up to today. With sizzling electric fiddle, lead guitar, rhythm guitar, bass, trumpet, and driving percussion, coupled with the use of cutting edge music technology and performers with incredible stage presence, Oracle covers the hit songs of yesterday and today.

An evening with Oracle is an experience like no other. Each performance is conducted with high energy dance music, variety entertainment, and a large dose of fun that becomes contagious. It's not just a performance ... it's a party!!!

* Sunday, December 18, 2022, 3pm Matinee - Christmas through the 50's and Amahl & the Night Visitors  performed by Anne Arundel Community College

The performance will include popular holiday favorites with sing along tunes sure put you in the holiday spirit. Amahl & the Night Visitors is a beloved Christmas operetta in english about a humble shepard boy who discovers the miracle of the virgin birth. 

* Sunday, January 22, 2023, 3pm Matinee - 229th Army Concert Band (free and open to the public)

The 229th Army Concert Band is the largest ensemble of the 229th Army Band of the Maryland National Guard. As an extremely versatile group, the concert band stands ready to perform everything from large-scale formal concert band pieces to classical selections to patriotic music and marches.

* Saturday, February 11, 2023, 7:30pm evening performance - Anna Benneweg and the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra  performing classics and pop songs

Maestro Anna Binneweg returns to the Maryland Concert Series stage to take us on a musical journey through an array of works that include classical and pop favorites. Sit back and enjoy an evening of beautiful music.

*Saturday, March 25, 2023, 7:30pm evening performance - The Lovejoy Group performing Jazz, Blues, and the Beatles songs

If you like jazz, blues or the Beatles you don't want to miss this show. The Lovejoy Group hits this one out of the park! These stellar musicians bring it home highlighting the Blues and Jazz elements that helped the Beatles became a world phenomenon. The Lovejoy Group is a collective of East Coast based musicians, accomplished in their own right. Vocalist Karen Lovejoy fronts the group. They have shared the stage with some of the best. They bring a soulful dynamic to this show that will win your ear and your heart. Discover the blues and jazzy side of the Beatles and find out why they have sustained an unmatched multi-generational popularity, and why their songs continue to serve as inspirational repertoire for musicians everywhere. Offering fun, energy and beautiful emotion, this show has something for everyone.

Performing Arts & Cultural Events in Maryland

Maryland Concert Series (MCS) is dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. We bring live performing arts to Anne Arundel County and the State of Maryland. We are an all-volunteer, community based, non-profit organization. MCS provides a wonderful opportunity for family and friends to enjoy a wonderful evening together with minimum expense.

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Our Financial Supporters

Maryland Concert Series is supported by grants from the Maryland State Arts Council, an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. Maryland Concert Series is also supported by a general operating grant from the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County.

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