AUGUST 9, 2015 -  Songs of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Musicale,  The Baltimore Musicales, 6:30pm to 8pm, First Christian Church, 5802 Roland Avenue, Baltimore.   This salon-style opera presentation will feature art songs, arias, and ensembles inspired by Shakespeare’s works, interspersed with scenes from plays presented by Chesapeake Shakespeare Company artists. Music by Beach, Gounod, Thomas, Finzi, Giannini, and more. No tickets required. Suggested donation $10. Wine reception with the artists following the hour of music.