The Walters Art Museum

Performances at the Museum

At the Walters, the art isn't just on the walls. You can watch art here, too. Join us for a variety of performances, scheduled throughout the year.

You can register online to attend these events or call to register by phone at (410) 547-9000, ext. 237. You can also e-mail us at adultprograms@thewalters.org.

Thank you for your support!

Upcoming Events

Peabody Preparatory Strings

Peabody Preparatory Strings

Saturday, February 27, 2016
11:00 AM–12:00 PM

Please join us for this hour-long concert of classical music by the Peabody Preparatory Strings, held on the museum's beautiful Sculpture Court. This special concert will be directed by Rebecca Henry, who holds the Scott Bendann Chair in Classical Music at the Peabody Institute, and will feature performances by the Young People’s String Program, Performance Academy for Strings, and Pre-Conservatory Violin Program.

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Julien Xuereb

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Julien Xuereb

Friday, March 04, 2016
12:00 PM–01:00 PM

Please join us for this Peabody on the Court Music Series concert featuring guitarist Julien Xuereb. Held on the Sculpture Court, these free concerts are presented on select First Fridays in partnership with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Aik Shin Tan

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Aik Shin Tan

Friday, April 01, 2016
12:00 PM–01:00 PM

Please join us for this Peabody on the Court Music Series concert featuring the baroque flute of Aik Shin Tan. Held on the Sculpture Court, these free concerts are presented on select First Fridays in partnership with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.

Short Films about Process

Short Films about Process

Thursday, April 14, 2016
07:00 PM–08:30 PM

This program features short films about particular processes—sourcing ceramics, quarrying marble, and making books. Before each film, Walters conservators will make 10-minute presentations on objects from the collection that relate to the corresponding film’s content. Featuring Gene Mahon Makes Books (2013), Il Capo (2010), Rare Earthenware (2015) and Idem Paris (2013) by David Lynch. All films are unrated.

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Andrew Marino

Peabody on the Court Music Series: Andrew Marino

Friday, May 06, 2016
12:00 PM–01:00 PM

Please join us for this Peabody on the Court Music Series concert featuring guitarist Andrew Marino. Held on the Sculpture Court, these free concerts are presented on select First Fridays in partnership with the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.