Your Weekly Virtual Calendar

Things to do, watch and explore from all corners of cyberspace

Do A Little Dance 

Ballet Theatre of Maryland invites viewers to its Digital Library every Friday when a performance is posted to their YouTube channel. Last week, the theater unveiled the contemporary work Vortex, choreographed by Dianna Cuatto and music by Marc Galiber. This piece was first performed in 2013 and was inspired by the four vortexes—Boynton Canyon, Cathedral Rock at Red River Crossing, Bell Rock and Airport Mesa—in Sedona, Ariz.

Wish You Were Here Project 

Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center invites all ages to send homemade postcards to be included in an upcoming gallery show this fall. These “pandemic postcards” should showcase art on one side and a written statement on the back. The goal is to collect and exhibit handmade 6”x4” postcards that express the community members’ feelings and share how we all coped during this social-distancing period. So, get crafty, get creative and let them know how you feel!

Shake Your Tail Feathers 

Watch local favorite Jimmie’s Chicken Shack perform their first-ever remote live feed concert on Facebook. Tune in for a night of alt-rock music and fun and spread some chicken love up in the “FaceShack.” 

Sat., May 16, 8pm: 

Science Lessons with SERC 

Learn how global trade is allowing invasive species to cross borders through the shipping industry at this online virtual version of the popular SERC evening science lectures. SERC marine biologist Greg Ruiz highlights the rise of new technologies to combat the problem, plus latest efforts to track and clean up the ballast water in ship hulls to prevent future invasions. 
Watch live or on-demand Tue. May 19, 7pm 

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