Lyric Foundation, Board of Trustees

  • Chairman
    Stephen D. Palmer

  • Vice Chairman
    Jacqueline A. Brooks, Esq.

  • Secretary
    Marriah Barnett

  • Treasurer
    Bryant Cargile

  • Executive Director
    Jonathan Schwartz


Violet Apple
Anirban Basu
John H. Denick, Esq.
Tyler Hoffberger
Rick Hyman
Dr. Brenda Bowe Johnson
Julie Mercer
Cleaveland Miller, Esq.
David Morrison
Jeffrey Penza
David S. Rosen
Sarah Sawyer, Esq.
James Temple, Esq.
Hal Turner
Howard M. Weiss
David Witherspoon, MBA, AVA

Board Ex-Officio

Jonathan Schwartz
Richard Davison
The Honorable Kurt L. Schmoke
Dr. H. Mebane Turner

General Manager

Chris Heacock

Education Staff

Denise Kumani Gantt | Director of Education & Resident Artist

Ebony Evans | Education Specialist & Resident Artist

Box Office Information

Address: 140 West Mount Royal

The Box Office is open Tuesday through Friday from 10am-4pm

On show days that occur on Saturday and Sunday, the Box Office will open three (3) hours prior to showtime.

General Inquiries:

Admin Office Address

110 West Mount Royal Ave, Baltimore, MD 21201

About ASM Global

ASM Global was formed in October 2019 from the merger of AEG Facilities, the global innovator in live entertainment venues, and SMG, the gold standard in event management. ASM Global is a venue management powerhouse that spans five continents, 14 countries and more than 300 of the world’s most prestigious arenas, stadiums, convention and exhibit centers, and performing arts venues. As the world’s most trusted venue manager, ASM Global provides venue strategy and management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services. Among the venues in our portfolio are landmark facilities such as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, the Los Angeles Convention Center, Tele2 Arena in Stockholm, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans and the Shenzhen World Exhibition and Conference Centre in Shenzhen, China. ASM Global also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering companies.

ASM Global Address: 
800 West Olympic Boulevard, 3rd Floor,
Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA
(213) 763-7700