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BIO: The National Symphony Orchestra dates back to the 1940's and is today one of the most successful and exciting free-lance orchestras in the UK. We have worked with world class artists from classical t... (read more...)

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Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic to Continue THE NIELSEN PROJECT, 10/1-3
August 20, 2014

The New York Philharmonic and Alan Gilbert continue The Nielsen Project - the Philharmonic's acclaimed multi-season survey of the six symphonies and three concertos by Danish composer Carl Nielsen (18... (more...)


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Honor Former Music Director Lorin Maazel, 9/19-21
August 20, 2014

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will honor its former music director, Lorin Maazel, who passed away on July 13, 2014, during the first subscription weekend of its BNY Mellon Grand Classics season on... (more...)


THE RABBITS World Premiere, MADAMA BUTTERFLY's Australian Premiere and THE GIANTS Set for 2015 Perth International Arts FestivalTHE RABBITS World Premiere, MADAMA BUTTERFLY's Australian Premiere and THE GIANTS Set for 2015 Perth International Arts Festival
August 20, 2014

Giants, Rabbits and a Butterfly join the cast of thousands in what is shaping to be an outstanding year for the Perth International Arts Festival. (more...)


Storm Large to Play McCullough Theatre, 9/20Storm Large to Play McCullough Theatre, 9/20
August 20, 2014

Singer, actor, author, and playwright Storm Large is a unique talent whose charms and remarkable voice are quickly creating a buzz within the performing arts world. As the singer in the band Pink Mart... (more...)


Cast Announced for Christopher Wheelon's ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND at Lincoln Center This FallCast Announced for Christopher Wheelon's ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND at Lincoln Center This Fall
August 19, 2014

The Joyce Theater Foundation and The National Ballet of Canada today announced the casting for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, having its New York premiere at the David H. Koch Theater at the Lincol... (more...)


Auditorium Theatre's 125th Anniversary Gala Set for 12/14Auditorium Theatre's 125th Anniversary Gala Set for 12/14
August 19, 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...)


Nevada Ballet Theatre Launches Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/20Nevada Ballet Theatre Launches Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/20
August 19, 2014

Nevada Ballet Theatre (NBT) will launch its 43nd (2014-2015) main stage performance season and its third year as Resident Ballet Company of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts with A Midsummer Ni... (more...)


Opera Singer, Licia Albanese, Dies at 105Opera Singer, Licia Albanese, Dies at 105
August 19, 2014

Licia Albanese was an Italian-born American operatic soprano. She passed away at the age of 105. (more...)


Detroit Design Festival to be Held 9/23-28Detroit Design Festival to be Held 9/23-28
August 18, 2014

Detroit's annual citywide celebration of design, the Detroit Design Festival (DDF), launches Sept. 23 with a kick-off party that will set the stage for 20 more events putting Detroit's creative commun... (more...)


John Lithgow to Host PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR, 9/13John Lithgow to Host PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR, 9/13
August 18, 2014

Acclaimed actor, musician and author John Lithgow will host Star-Spangled Spectacular: Bicentennial of our National Anthem live from Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore on THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at ... (more...)


BWW Reviews: OUR DON: ADELAIDE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Unveiled a Brand New WorkBWW Reviews: OUR DON: ADELAIDE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Unveiled a Brand New Work
by Barry Lenny - August 18, 2014

The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra today world premiered a new work by ex-patriot South Australian composer, Natalie Williams, Our Don - A Symphonic Tribute to Sir Donald Bradman. (more...)


Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 17Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 17
by - August 17, 2014

Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 17, 2014. (more...)


Meet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits - THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERAMeet the Current Casts of Broadway's Long Running Hits - THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by BWW Special Coverage - August 17, 2014

A great, big Broadway season is on its way, with fourteen productions already slated to open in the next few months. With several weeks until the craziness begins, there is still plenty of time to cat... (more...)


Ron Raines Joins DATING & AUDITIONING Web SeriesRon Raines Joins DATING & AUDITIONING Web Series
August 15, 2014

Ron Raines has joined the cast of Dating & Auditioning: the Web Series. In place of actors James Egan and Torrey Wigfield, new cast members Lee Chrisman and Conrad Le Bron also join the show. (more...)


RUACH to Present Philomusica String Quartet in 'UNDERSTANDING STRUGGLE THROUGH MUSIC', 9/2RUACH to Present Philomusica String Quartet in 'UNDERSTANDING STRUGGLE THROUGH MUSIC', 9/2
August 15, 2014

RUACH, the Jewish arts and music organization serving Greater Milwaukee, will present a concert performed by the Philomusica String Quartet, featuring works of Shostakovich and others, on Tuesday, Sep... (more...)


Jordin Sparks to Co-Host PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR This SeptemberJordin Sparks to Co-Host PBS's STAR-SPANGLED SPECTACULAR This September
August 15, 2014

Jordin Sparks (Broadway's In the Heights) will join acclaimed actor, musician and author John Lithgow to co-host Star-Spangled Spectacular (more...)


Chita Rivera, Marilyn Maye, James Synder & More Will Take the Birdland Stage in SeptemberChita Rivera, Marilyn Maye, James Synder & More Will Take the Birdland Stage in September
August 15, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its September 2014 schedule, featuring Ralph Alessi Baida Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Coltrane Revisited, Bud Powell Birthday Celebration, Barbara Carroll, Christian McBrid... (more...)


Music of Conrad Cummings Set for TWO PREMIERES AND A REUNION at The National Opera Center, 9/10Music of Conrad Cummings Set for TWO PREMIERES AND A REUNION at The National Opera Center, 9/10
August 14, 2014

American Opera Projects and LivelyWorks present Two Premieres and a Reunion, a special evening of music by composer Conrad Cummings Wednesday September 10th, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. at The National Opera Ce... (more...)


Soprano Ailyn Perez to Crown 2014-15 with Debuts at The Met and Houston Grand OperaSoprano Ailyn Perez to Crown 2014-15 with Debuts at The Met and Houston Grand Opera
August 14, 2014

Described by Opera News as the “lyric soprano who truly seems to have it all,” Ailyn Pérez takes the stage at leading opera houses on both sides of the Atlantic in 2014-15 for an exciting new season t... (more...)


TNC to Stage OUT THE WINDOW and RAPPACCINI'S DAUGHTER This FallTNC to Stage OUT THE WINDOW and RAPPACCINI'S DAUGHTER This Fall
August 14, 2014

Theater for the New City, Crystal Field, Executive Director, and The After Dinner Opera Company present two new American operatic musical adaptations from classical works, Seymour Barab's operatic par... (more...)


The Auditorium Theatre Selected as Fifth Star HonoreeThe Auditorium Theatre Selected as Fifth Star Honoree
August 14, 2014

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, celebrating their 125th Anniversary Season, has been chosen as one of five honorees for the City of Chicago and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affai... (more...)


The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL WITH ANDRE WATTS, 9/13The Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra Presents the BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL WITH ANDRE WATTS, 9/13
August 14, 2014

On Saturday, September 13 at 8:00pmat Hill Auditorium the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra opens the 2014-2015 season with an all-Beethoven celebration featuring renowned pianist André Watts. The concert... (more...)


The Miller Theatre Opens Its 2014 - 2015 Season with HEART & BREATH, 9/18The Miller Theatre Opens Its 2014 - 2015 Season with HEART & BREATH, 9/18
August 14, 2014

Miller opens its fall season with a captivating new production. Sparking a music dialogue across centuries, Heart & Breath deftly combines modern arrangements of music by Gesualdo and Monteverdi with ... (more...)


The League of American Orchestras Appoints Douglas M. Hagerman to Board of DirectorsThe League of American Orchestras Appoints Douglas M. Hagerman to Board of Directors
August 14, 2014

League of American Orchestras Chair Patricia A. Richardshas announced the appointment of Douglas M. Hagerman,who also serves as Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra board chair, to the League's Board of Dire... (more...)


TeenTix Announces Nominees for 2014 Teeny Awards; Ceremony Set for 9/20TeenTix Announces Nominees for 2014 Teeny Awards; Ceremony Set for 9/20
August 13, 2014

For the sixth year, Seattle's TeenTix, an arts access and engagement program for teenagers, has announced the nominees for its annual Teeny Awards. Like a Teen Choice Awards for local arts events and ... (more...)







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