Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013

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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 ANCHORAGE SYMPHONY: SEASON FINALE
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Atwood Concert Hall
4/20-4/20/2013
The 2012/13 season closes in a BIG way...this isn't a concert...it's an EVENT! Based on the iconic poem by Goethe, Berlioz's The Damnation of Faust is an alliance of drama and symphony that leaves audiences in astonished admiration. Witness the love, longing and final surrender when your ASO gives its premiere performance of this grandest of finales.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 GRETCHEN PARLATO
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Discovery Theatre
4/20-4/20/2013
Gretchen Parlato's voice is a thing of wonder. Striking the ideal balance between precision and flexibility, she blurs the lines between singer and instrumentalist as she unpredictably stretches a lyric or takes off on improvised flights of wordless fancy. Her song list runs the gamut from Brazilian bossa nova to Ellington classics and hits by Stevie Wonder. Be prepared for a seductive, elegant performance from a rising star.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
AUSTIN LATHROP HIGH SCHOOL
4/18-4/20/2013
Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's modern classic, Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. Your audiences will be transported to the heart of provincial life in a lovely French town. When Maurice becomes lost in the woods on the way to the fair, he seeks shelter in an old castle, but the master of the castle is a horrible beast that takes him captive. Maruice's daughter, Belle, must then give up her freedom to save his life. Belle's taming of the unfortunate Beast and his ultimate transformation back into a handsome prince enthralled Broadway audiences for over 13 years. This "tale as old as time" is filled with spectacular costume and set opportunities, or even more simply staged, Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST offers a great opportunity to bring your entire community together for family theatre at its best.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 BETRAYAL
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
4/12-4/21/2013
Robert and Jerry are best friends. Robert and Emma are married. Jerry and Emma are lovers. Over nine years, feelings are masked and words are used in a struggle for power as the price of passion is paid and layers of hidden truth are revealed. Nobel Prize-winning author Harold Pinter's modern classic is an intricate, intimate unveiling of the moments leading to the ultimate break in trust.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 BETRAYAL
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Sydney Laurence Theatre
4/12-4/21/2013
Robert and Jerry are best friends. Robert and Emma are married. Jerry and Emma are lovers. Over nine years, feelings are masked and words are used in a struggle for power as the price of passion is paid and layers of hidden truth are revealed. Nobel Prize-winning author Harold Pinter's modern classic is an intricate, intimate unveiling of the moments leading to the ultimate break in trust.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 WHEN YOU COMIN' BACK RED RYDER?
University of Alaska Anchorage - Harper Studio Theatre
4/5-4/21/2013
A drug-dealing misfit terrorizes a small town and hijacks a roadside diner. Every patron of this dilapidated restaurant must confront their own pasts and inadequacies while the situation quickly escalates into a hostage crisis. When You Coming Back Red Ryder? represents a searing conflict between generations and classes. The messages in this Obie-award winning drama continue to be relevant in this age of corporate theft and world terrorism. "It is tough, it is tense, it is tight and works on a basic gut levelů a barometer of social and psychic change in America." -- The New York Times
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BETRAYAL
Perseverance Theatre
4/11-4/21/2013
Sydney Laurence: - Harold Pinter; dir: Bostin Christopher.
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Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 4/14/2013 ALASKA YOUTH ORCHESTRAS
Alaska Center for the Performing Arts, Discovery Theatre
3/5-4/27/2013
Join the award-winning Anchorage Youth Symphony in its 20th season under the artistic direction of Linn Weeda. Each concert features the Anchorage Youth Philharmonic with debut conductor William Waag. The 150 members of the Alaska Youth Orchestras come from throughout south central Alaska to participate in the "2nd best orchestra in Alaska." Anchorage Youth Symphony's program this year is filled with some of the brightest and most interesting work in the repertoire. The season kicks off with Copland's beautiful and rhythmic Appalachian Spring - a Pulitzer prize winning ballet written for the incomparable choreographer Martha Graham. The evening concludes with Pines of Rome, Ottorino Respighi's brilliant and poetic description of his beloved Rome. AYS's second concert starts with Brahms' Academic Festival Overture, a work written after the famous composer received an honorary degree. Night on Bald Mountain by Mussorgsky is an important addition per Artistic Director Linn Weeda as it was part of the very first orchestral concert he ever played. It is a brilliant work filled with exciting rhythms and brilliant orchestral color. The concert ends with Smetana's Moldau that depicts the mighty river that flows through the Czech Republic. This Magnificent work is being performed in recognition of AYS's recent tour to central Europe. The final concert of the season features the winner of AYS's concerto competition, and will also include Borodin's magnificent Symphony No. 2. Borodin was a brilliant and world famous chemistry professor at Moscow University who composed in his spare time.
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