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Finalists Announced for USA Exhibit to the 2015 Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design & SpaceFinalists Announced for USA Exhibit to the 2015 Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design & Space
November 21, 2014

The USITT-USA curatorial team chose two shows from Ripe Time Theatre in New York, a multimedia production from Paul Abacus, a “wandering opera” staged at LA's Union Station, and performance pieces fro... (more...)


2015 YoungArts Winners Announced - Over 700 Students from Across the Country!2015 YoungArts Winners Announced - Over 700 Students from Across the Country!
November 20, 2014

Today, the National YoungArts Foundation (YoungArts) announces its 2015 YoungArts Winners. Out of more than 11,000 applications, 786 young artists from 46 states are being recognized for their outstan... (more...)


TN Shakespeare Company's TWELFTH NIGHT Notoriously Fabulous at the DixonTN Shakespeare Company's TWELFTH NIGHT Notoriously Fabulous at the Dixon
November 20, 2014

Inspired by both titles of William Shakespeare's popular, musical comedy, Tennessee Shakespeare Company (TSC), the Mid-South's professional classical theatre, continues its seventh season of plays wit... (more...)


Brevard Music Center Extends Contract for President Mark WeinsteinBrevard Music Center Extends Contract for President Mark Weinstein
November 20, 2014

Brevard, NC: The Brevard Music Center (BMC) Board of Trustees and President Mark Weinstein have agreed to a five year contract extension that will keep Weinstein at the helm of the renowned instituti... (more...)


Stephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBSStephen Colbert to Host 37th ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBS
November 19, 2014

Stephen Colbert will host THE 37TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 30 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)


Pianist Mohamed Shams to Perform at Bruno Walter Auditorium, 11/22Pianist Mohamed Shams to Perform at Bruno Walter Auditorium, 11/22
November 19, 2014

In a one-time only free public event, acclaimed Egyptian pianist Mohamed Shams returns to present works by Mendelssohn, Schumann, Debussy and Liszt on Saturday, November 22 at 2:30 pm at the Bruno Wal... (more...)


Pioneer Theatre Company to Present PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, 12/5-20Pioneer Theatre Company to Present PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, 12/5-20
November 19, 2014

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Tony Award-winning play Peter and the Starcatcher, December 5 through December 20, 2014. (more...)


Photo Flash: First Look at Eric Owens, Adina Aaron and More in Lyric Opera's PORGY AND BESSPhoto Flash: First Look at Eric Owens, Adina Aaron and More in Lyric Opera's PORGY AND BESS
November 19, 2014

CHICAGO – Lyric Opera of Chicago presents The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess,conducted by Ward Stare in a revival of the acclaimed production from renowned director Francesca Zambello. It opens on Monday,... (more...)


THE MAN WHO SAVED CHRISTMAS Studio Cast Album Released TodayTHE MAN WHO SAVED CHRISTMAS Studio Cast Album Released Today
November 18, 2014

Just in time for the holidays, Take The Cakeable Records releases the Studio Cast Recording of THE MAN WHO SAVED CHRISTMAS, out on CD and via Digital Download today, November 18, 2014. (more...)


Goodspeed Musicals Welcomes New Executive DirectorGoodspeed Musicals Welcomes New Executive Director
November 18, 2014

After an extensive national search, Goodspeed Musicals' Board of Trustees announced today that they have selected Michael Gennaro as the new Executive Director of the two-time Tony Award-winning theat... (more...)


Like Everyone Else - Meet the Full Cast of SIDE SHOW, Opening Tonight on Broadway!Like Everyone Else - Meet the Full Cast of SIDE SHOW, Opening Tonight on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - November 17, 2014

The completely reimagined revival of Side Show officially opens tonight, November 17, at the St. James Theatre (246 West 44th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the full cast, and watch intervie... (more...)


Songs of the Season at Met Museum to Feature Robert Sirota, Nadia Sirota & More, 12/19Songs of the Season at Met Museum to Feature Robert Sirota, Nadia Sirota & More, 12/19
November 14, 2014

Music for the holidays by composer Robert Sirota will be featured in a special holiday concert, Songs of the Season, presented by The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Avenue) in The Grace Rainey... (more...)


The Auditorium Theatre to Mark 125th Anniversary With 'LIVING THE HISTORY' Gala, 12/9The Auditorium Theatre to Mark 125th Anniversary With 'LIVING THE HISTORY' Gala, 12/9
November 13, 2014

Exactly 125 years from when the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University opened its doors in 1889, the National Historic Landmark, led by Board Chairman Melvin L. Katten and Executive Director Brett... (more...)


DATSIK Announces The Ninja Nation Tour Launching January 2015DATSIK Announces The Ninja Nation Tour Launching January 2015
November 13, 2014

DATSIK-- the North American producer and purveyor of new bass hip-hop--has announced he'll return to the road in 2015. (more...)


DATSIK to Launch Tour in JanuaryDATSIK to Launch Tour in January
November 13, 2014

DATSIK-- the North American producer and purveyor of new bass hip-hop--has announced he'll return to the road in 2015. Kicking offJanuary 22 in Boston, DATSIK's 'Ninja Nation Tour' will hit over 50 c... (more...)


San Francisco Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 11/14-12/7San Francisco Opera to Present Puccini's LA BOHEME, 11/14-12/7
November 12, 2014

San Francisco Opera presents Giacomo Puccini's La Bohème in 13 performances, November 14–December 7, 2014. (more...)


Riverside Opera Company to Open Holiday Season with 'poPera' Concert, 11/29Riverside Opera Company to Open Holiday Season with 'poPera' Concert, 11/29
November 11, 2014

The Riverside Opera Company opens the holiday season on Saturday, November 29, 8 p.m. at the Music Hall at Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden with poPera from Nessun Dorma to 'Let it Go'... (more...)


Rubin Institute Reveals Prize Winners, Awards SFCV InternshipRubin Institute Reveals Prize Winners, Awards SFCV Internship
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Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown's 'Waiting for Wings' Featured on Cincinnati Pops' Album CARNIVAL OF ANIMALSGeorgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown's 'Waiting for Wings' Featured on Cincinnati Pops' Album CARNIVAL OF ANIMALS
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The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra announces the release of its latest album, Carnival of the Animals, under the direction of Pops Conductor John Morris Russell. The recording marks the 93rd Pops recording... (more...)


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Bill Connington and Caden Jones to Lead PYGMALION at Colonial Dames Museum House, 11/12Bill Connington and Caden Jones to Lead PYGMALION at Colonial Dames Museum House, 11/12
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