VIDEO: In celebration of the O’s win, here is just a little treat from the publisher, Mark Beachy. Orioles Baseball Scene from Mark Andrew Beachy’s TV musical, ”Bout Baltimore.’ Aired on ABC Channel 2, Baltimore in May 1997. Produced by ABC Channel 2, Pumpkin Theatre, and Mark Andrew Beachy. Staged and Choreographed by Harriet Lynn. Starring Stacey Needle as Paula, Elaine Foster as Herbina the Harbor Crab, Alan Hoffman as Cal Ripken, and Naim Baker as Frank Robinson.
Orioles Baseball Scene from Mark Andrew Beachy’s TV Musical, ”Bout Baltimore’
Mark Beachy is the publisher and video producer of the Maryland Theatre Guide.
In 1997 he wrote the play, music, and lyrics in a musical called, “’Bout Baltimore.” This musical won the WMAR TV Channel 2 and Pumpkin Theatre Baltimore Bicentennial Playwriting contest and was produced as a 1-hour television special.
He has directed over 40 productions, including shows for Pumpkin Theatre, Timonium Dinner Theatre, Howard County Center for the Arts, and the Baltimore Children's Theatre where he was the founder and producer for 7 years.
Before starting the MTG in March of 2010, Mark was the performing arts reporter for the Baltimore Examiner.
As a professional actor he has appeared on TV nationally, including on Discovery Health as "Jerry Baldwin" on I Was Dead, “Officer Nunham” on America’s Most Wanted’s Top Cops 2009 and “Alexander T. Crane” in a Japanese TV documentary about Edgar Allan Poe.