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American Ballet Theatre Announces New PromotionsAmerican Ballet Theatre Announces New Promotions
June 30, 2015

Stella Abrera and Misty Copeland have been promoted to the rank of Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre and Skylar Brandt, Thomas Forster, Arron Scott and Cassandra Trenary have been promoted... (more...)


STAR TREK THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE to Make West Coast Premiere at Broadway San JoseSTAR TREK THE ULTIMATE VOYAGE to Make West Coast Premiere at Broadway San Jose
June 30, 2015

CineConcerts, CBS Consumer Products and Paramount Pictures will launch Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage, a North American concert tour playing performing arts centers in more than 100 cities. The tour l... (more...)


The Kennedy Center to Host 10th Annual MFA Playwrights' Workshop This SummerThe Kennedy Center to Host 10th Annual MFA Playwrights' Workshop This Summer
June 30, 2015

The Kennedy Center, in association with the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, the National New Play Network (NNPN)-the country's alliance of non-profit theaters that champions the deve... (more...)


The Nash Sets Jazz Offerings for JulyThe Nash Sets Jazz Offerings for July
June 30, 2015

July is a packed month at The Nash, kicking off with a 4th of July bash with the Bad Cactus Brass Band. The month also marks the beginning of the Catch A Rising Star Series, comprised of Arizona music... (more...)


League of American Orchestras to Host ESSENTIALS OF ORCHESTRA MANAGEMENT, 7/7-16 in L.A.League of American Orchestras to Host ESSENTIALS OF ORCHESTRA MANAGEMENT, 7/7-16 in L.A.
June 29, 2015

Thirty-one participants with a wide range of professional backgrounds will join some of the most innovative leaders of the orchestra field at the League of American Orchestras' Essentials of Orchestra... (more...)


NY Phil, Kronos Quartet, 125th Anniversary & More Set for Carnegie Hall's 2015-16 Classical SeasonNY Phil, Kronos Quartet, 125th Anniversary & More Set for Carnegie Hall's 2015-16 Classical Season
June 29, 2015

Carnegie Hall's 125th anniversary season is fast approaching, and we are looking forward to an exciting variety of new projects and exceptional programming! Listed below are classical music highlights... (more...)


Columbus Jazz Musicians to be Inducted Into Lincoln Theatre Walk of FameColumbus Jazz Musicians to be Inducted Into Lincoln Theatre Walk of Fame
June 29, 2015

Jazz organist Bobby Floyd, jazz saxophonist Carl Sally, and jazz vocalist Nancy Wilson will take their place on the Lincoln Theatre Walk of Fame in an induction ceremony on Saturday, July 25, at 7 pm.... (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony to Rock Out With 'A Night of Symphonic Rock', 7/25Pittsburgh Symphony to Rock Out With 'A Night of Symphonic Rock', 7/25
June 29, 2015

Heinz Hall will "rock 'n' roll" when the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents "A Night of Symphonic Rock" on July 25 at 8 p.m.  (more...)


THE GUARDSMAN Begins 7/8 at The Shakespeare TheatreTHE GUARDSMAN Begins 7/8 at The Shakespeare Theatre
June 29, 2015

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is thrilled to present a world premiere adaptation of Ferenc Molnar's The Guardsman - translated from the original Hungarian by Molnar's great grandson Gabor Luki... (more...)


Orion Ensemble Sets 23rd SeasonOrion Ensemble Sets 23rd Season
June 29, 2015

The Orion Ensemble, winner of the prestigious Chamber Music America/ASCAP Award for Adventurous Programming, announces its 23rd season, Fantasies and Enchantments, welcoming guest artists and featurin... (more...)


Hershey Symphony Orchestra to Offer Free July 4 Concert at Penn State Hershey Medical CenterHershey Symphony Orchestra to Offer Free July 4 Concert at Penn State Hershey Medical Center
June 29, 2015

The Hershey Symphony Orchestra invites the community to celebrate the Fourth of July with the 10th annual free concert and fireworks on the lawn of Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center on Satur... (more...)


Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/27/2015
by - June 27, 2015

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 6/27/2015. (more...)


CSO to Present 2015 'Masters and Dreamers' LUMENOCITY Festival This AugustCSO to Present 2015 'Masters and Dreamers' LUMENOCITY Festival This August
June 26, 2015

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra is delighted to announce the musical program for its wildly popular concert and community festival, LUMENOCITY, set to return for the third year in a row, August 5-9,... (more...)


Grammy Winner Diana Krall to Perform with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, 7/23Grammy Winner Diana Krall to Perform with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, 7/23
June 26, 2015

PITTSBURGH – Five-time Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and vocalist Diana Krall joins musical forces with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for the Thursday Night Icons at Heinz Hall on July 23 at 7... (more...)


Ben Rimalower and Dorinda Medley Join 'LOVE ME: DOWNTOWN AND DOWNUNDER' Pride Celebration at Birdland, 6/28Ben Rimalower and Dorinda Medley Join 'LOVE ME: DOWNTOWN AND DOWNUNDER' Pride Celebration at Birdland, 6/28
June 25, 2015

The Broadway at Birdland concert series, in association with Jacob Langfelder, is excited to announce that "Love Me: Downtown and Downunder - A Pride Celebration" will take place on the historic music... (more...)


Darko Tresnjak Helms Anastasia Barzee in KISS ME, KATE at The Old Globe; Full Cast, Creative Team Announced!Darko Tresnjak Helms Anastasia Barzee in KISS ME, KATE at The Old Globe; Full Cast, Creative Team Announced!
June 24, 2015

The complete cast and creative team have been announced for The Old Globe's presentation of Kiss Me, Kate, the classic musical comedy featuring a book by Sam and Bella Spewack and an iconic score by C... (more...)


Honens International Piano Competition 2015 Semifinalists RevealedHonens International Piano Competition 2015 Semifinalists Revealed
June 24, 2015

Ten pianists have been chosen to advance to the Semifinals of Canada's Honens Piano Competition. The musicians (ages 22 to 30) come from six countries: Italy, Russia, South Korea, Ukraine, United King... (more...)


Philip Glass & Angelique Kidjo's Orchestral Collaboration U.S. Premiere Set for 7/10Philip Glass & Angelique Kidjo's Orchestral Collaboration U.S. Premiere Set for 7/10
June 24, 2015

The highly anticipated U.S. premiere of Angélique Kidjo and Philip Glass's orchestral collaboration, Ifé: Three Yorùbá Songs for Orchestra, is set to take place July 10 with the San Francisco Symphony... (more...)


New York Youth Symphony Sets 53rd SeasonNew York Youth Symphony Sets 53rd Season
June 24, 2015

The New York Youth Symphony (NYYS), composed of orchestra, chamber, jazz, conducting, and composition programs-heads into the 2015/16 season having provided over 5,000 music students between ages 12 a... (more...)


NY Philharmonic Sets Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for July–September 2015NY Philharmonic Sets Worldwide Radio Broadcasts for July–September 2015
June 23, 2015

The July-September broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week - the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin - will feature diverse pr... (more...)


World Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music CenterWorld Premiere of BalletNow Set for Music Center
June 23, 2015

Heightening its role as a powerful commissioning force, Glorya Kaufman Presents Dance at The Music Center - The Music Center's acclaimed dance series - is introducing an exciting new chapter in dance ... (more...)


Joan Ellison to Honor Judy Garland at TheatreZone in 2016Joan Ellison to Honor Judy Garland at TheatreZone in 2016
June 23, 2015

         Artistic director Mark Danni today unveiled that actress and singer Joan Ellison will perform a one-night-only concert Love Finds Judy Garland, Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 8 pm.          (more...)


Bradley Whitford to Host 35th Anniversary of A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBSBradley Whitford to Host 35th Anniversary of A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS
June 23, 2015

This July 4 th, America's national Independence Day celebration kicks off our country's 239 th birthday as A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS welcomes Emmy and SAG Award-winning actor Bradley Whitford as host of... (more...)


BWW Remembers: Gunther Schuller - The Loss of a Respected Musical IconBWW Remembers: Gunther Schuller - The Loss of a Respected Musical Icon
by Erica Miner - June 23, 2015

Schuller was iconic in more ways than most (more...)


Andrés Franco, Francesco Lecce-Chong to Join PSO as New Asst. ConductorsAndrés Franco, Francesco Lecce-Chong to Join PSO as New Asst. Conductors
June 22, 2015

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will welcome two new staff conductors at the start of the 2015-2016 season. Andrés Franco and Francesco Lecce-Chong both will join the symphony staff as ... (more...)







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