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The new edition of smARTS, the Baltimore County arts and culture television show, discusses connections between art, learning, philosophy and psychology. The program airs on Baltimore County cable channel 25.  Featured segments include: 

  • Host Carolyn Black-Sotir speaks with Lori Snyder of AEMS, the Arts Education in Maryland Schools Alliance, about the vital role of arts in preparing students for an ever changing world.
  • How does art help express an artist’s values and way of looking at the world? A perspective from Richard Wilson, Towson University philosophy instructor, artist, and member of the Towson Arts Collective.
  • Artist and psychologist Alice Dvoskin talks about the relationship between art and mental health.
  • The Hunt Valley Symphony Orchestra is community music from community people. Co-founder Greg Lauer shares how to become part of the orchestra and where to hear their concerts.
  • Get to know the French horn, from its beginnings as a call to hunters to the brass section of modern orchestras.  

smARTS airs Thursdays and Fridays, 7:00-7:30 p.m. and Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.- noon on Baltimore County cable channel 25. SmARTS segments can be viewed on the Baltimore County Government YouTube channel.

smARTS is a production of the Baltimore County Commission on Arts & Sciences in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Schools and BCPS-TV. 


 The summer edition of smARTS, the Baltimore County arts and culture show, is now airing on Baltimore County cable channel 25. Featured segments include:

  • Host Carolyn Black-Sotir speaks with Kevin O’Malley, author/illustrator of 75 children’s books and “At the Ballpark: A Fan’s Companion,” a primer about America’s favorite pastime.  
  • Meet Valerie Smalkin, whose career has gone from singer to lawyer to ventriloquist.  
  • “Spamalot” comes to Cockpit in Court at CCBC Essex -- hear the Lady of the Lake sing in search of her grail.
  • Explore wildlife, minerals and natural wonders at the Natural History Museum of Maryland in Overlea.
  • Get smARTER about the Maryland butterflies around us.

smARTS logosmARTS airs Thursdays and Fridays, 7:00-7:30 p.m. and Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.- noon on Baltimore County cable channel 25. SmARTS segments also are available on YouTube

smARTS is a production of the Baltimore County Commission on Arts & Sciences in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Schools and BCPS-TV. 


smARTS: Living History, Rosie the Riveter Historic Photos, Get Involved in Local Theater

Hosted by Carolyn Black-Sotir, smARTS is now airing on Baltimore County cable channel 25.

Featured segments include:

Aviation History: Head to the wild blue yonder to visit the Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum in Middle River.

Arts in Our Parks: Discover the arts in Baltimore County’s parks, community and rec centers.

Living History: Learn how the Maryland Humanities Council brings into focus literature, poetry, history and all that makes us human.

Emily Dickinson Live: Enjoy a living history performance by actor MiMi Zannino as poet Emily Dickinson.

Get smarter: Find out how to make those onstage dreams come true at your local community theater with insight from the Glyndon Area Players. The company is producing Shrek The Musical this summer.   

smARTS airs Thursdays and Fridays, 7 to 7:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. to noon, on Baltimore County cable channel 25. Segments also are available online at www.baltimorecountymd.gov/arts.

smARTS is a production of the Baltimore County Commission on Arts and Sciences in partnership with the Baltimore County Public Schools and BCPS-TV.


 
 
Revised September 26, 2016