Culture, Featured

After Year Filled with Setbacks, BROS Returns with ‘The Terrible Secret of Lunastus’

0 Written by: | Monday, Aug 28, 2017 3:20pm

A shot from a rehearsal for “The Terrible Secret of Lunastus.” Photo by Sean J. McCormick.

Baltimore’s dedicated rock opera ensemble is making a triumphant return from a godawful year next month with a spirited revival of its 2011 space adventure-comedy, “The Terrible Secret of Lunastus.”

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Culture, Featured, Station North

Baltimore Rock Opera Society Removing ‘$HAME 100’ Tag from Bell Foundry, Put There by Local Graffiti Artist

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 28, 2017 10:19am

Remnants of the graffiti tag at the Bell Foundry on Friday morning.

For hours last night, Joe Martin, headquarters operations captain for the nonprofit Baltimore Rock Opera Society, stood on a ladder outside the Bell Foundry building in Station North, wielding a power washer borrowed from the Station North Tool Library. He was removing 15-foot high black spray paint from the exterior of the beleaguered artist space.

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Featured, Locust Point, Real Estate & Home, Station North, Urban Landscape

Urban Landscape: Bell Foundry for Sale for $1 Million; Ware House 518 Closes; Locust Point to Get 47 New Town Houses; ‘Yappy Hour’ at Harbor Point

2 Written by: | Monday, Apr 10, 2017 1:47pm

Four months after city officials evicted its tenants, the Bell Foundry arts building has been put up for sale.

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Links

Thursday Morning Headlines: Bell Foundry Artists, BROS Talk Eviction Aftermath; State Sen. Madaleno Mulling Run Against Hogan; and More

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 09, 2017 7:24am

Abused & Tired: The Bell Foundry’s artist-tenants and the Baltimore Rock Opera Society bounce back after eviction – City Paper

Former Raven Torrey Smith Talks About His NFL Future And His Charity Basketball Event – WBAL

State Sen. Richard Madaleno Considering Run for Governor – CBS Baltimore

Million Women Mentors launches in Baltimore – ABC2

Baltimore school board pledges to support trans students – Washington Blade

Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Baltimore Rock Opera Society to Receive Permit to Re-Enter First Floor of Bell Foundry

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 17, 2017 10:26am

The Bell Foundry in 2013, by Tyler Merbler

After three months, at least one of the Bell Foundry’s tenants is being let back into the building to resume their work.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Baltimore Rock Opera Society Says Burglar Stole Tools from Shuttered Bell Foundry Building

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 24, 2017 3:37pm

The Bell Foundry building in 2013, photo by Tyler Merbler

Weeks after the Baltimore Rock Opera Society lost its workshop, practice and band rehearsal spaces, the group now says some of their equipment was stolen from the vacant Bell Foundry building late Monday evening.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

Mayor Pugh Launches Task Force to Create Safe Working, Living Spaces for Baltimore’s Artists

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016 1:13pm

Just over two weeks after city officials condemned the Bell Foundry building in Station North and evicted dozens of artists in the process, Mayor Catherine Pugh today announced the formation of a task force entrusted with creating more safe, livable and workable spaces for Baltimore’s artists.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

In Wake of Bell Foundry Closure, Baltimore Rock Opera Society Launches Fundraiser for a Permanent Home

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016 5:18pm

A rendering of the Baltimore Rock Opera Society’s planned space, “The Paradise,” by Greg Bowen

Last Monday, city officials pushed dozens of artists out of the Bell Foundry art space in Station North due to fire code violations. Among the unfortunate creatives suddenly left without studios and practice space were the dedicated members of the Baltimore Rock Opera Society.

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Featured, Lifeline, Station North

Spontaneous Evictions Leave Artists at Bell Foundry Space Without Studios

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016 12:04pm

The Bell Foundry in 2013, by Tyler Merbler

The Bell Foundry in 2013, by Tyler Merbler

Dozens of artists who have been working out of the Bell Foundry space in Station North are in need of new studios and supplies after being suddenly evicted on Monday afternoon by city officials.

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1 Written by: | Friday, Aug 30, 2013 10:00am

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