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2016 Schwabacher Debut Recitals to be Presented by San Francisco Opera Center & Merola Opera Program2016 Schwabacher Debut Recitals to be Presented by San Francisco Opera Center & Merola Opera Program
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

San Francisco Opera Center and the Merola Opera Program present the 33rd season of the Schwabacher Debut Recitals. This season, the recitals move to the state-of-the-art Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater in San Francisco Opera's new Diane B. Wilsey Center for Opera, located on the fourth floor of the Veterans Building (401 Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco). The February 28 series-opener—Ports of Call with New York Festival of Song Artistic Director Steven Blier and 2016 San Francisco Opera Adler Fellows Amina Edris, Edward Nelson and Brad Walker—marks the inaugural public performance in the Taube Atrium Theater, which boasts the innovative Meyer Sound Constellation acoustic system. The 5:30 p.m. Sunday recital series continues on March 6 with bass-baritone Daniel Okulitch and pianist John Churchwell; March 20 with baritone Efraín Solís accompanied by pianist Robert Mollicone; and April 24 with baritone Kihun Yoon and pianist Mark Morash. (more...)

Kushner, Pendleton & More to Celebrate Eric Bentley at Centennial Concert at The Town Hall, 12/7Kushner, Pendleton & More to Celebrate Eric Bentley at Centennial Concert at The Town Hall, 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2015

This year,legendary playwright, singer, editor and translator and Theatre Hall of Fame inductee Eric Bentley turned 99 years old. In celebration of this milestone and a century of his contributions to the international theatre world, a special one night-only birthday celebration has been announced: 'Happy Birthday, Eric Bentley! A Centennial Tribute Concert' will take place on December 7, 2015 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

Karyn Levitt Releases ERIC BENTLEY'S BREECHT-EISLER SONGBOOK Recording TodayKaryn Levitt Releases ERIC BENTLEY'S BREECHT-EISLER SONGBOOK Recording Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook,' the debut CD from soprano actress Karyn Levitt, will be available from Roven Records today, October 30. (more...)

Tony Kushner, Austin Pendleton and More Set for HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ERIC BENTLEY! Centennial Tribute This WinterTony Kushner, Austin Pendleton and More Set for HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ERIC BENTLEY! Centennial Tribute This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

This month, legendary playwright, singer, editor and translator and Theatre Hall of Fame inductee Eric Bentley turned 99 years old. In celebration of this milestone and a century of his contributions to the international theatre world, a special one night-only birthday celebration has been announced: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ERIC BENTLEY! A CENTENNIAL TRIBUTE CONCERT will take place on December 7, 2015 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

Karyn Levitt to Release ERIC BENTLEY'S BREECHT-EISLER SONGBOOK Recording in OctoberKaryn Levitt to Release ERIC BENTLEY'S BREECHT-EISLER SONGBOOK Recording in October
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook,' the debut CD from soprano actress Karyn Levitt, will be available from Roven Records on October 30. (more...)

Karyn Levitt's 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' Set for Release in OctoberKaryn Levitt's 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' Set for Release in October
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook,' the debut CD from soprano actress Karyn Levitt, will be available from Roven Records on October 30. From her rich collaboration with world-renowned Brecht translator Eric Bentley, Levitt sings over 20 Brecht-Eisler songs in English translation, all rarely-heard and many never-before recorded until now. Bentley adapted the song texts (poems and theater ballads by Brecht) from their original German into English, unlocking Eisler's starkly beautiful songs for English-speaking audiences. 'Eric Bentley's Brecht-Eisler Songbook' is produced by four-time Emmy award winner Glen Roven. (more...)

Bookworks Presents Shelf Awareness for Readers: Great Music, Great Reads: A Personal GuideBookworks Presents Shelf Awareness for Readers: Great Music, Great Reads: A Personal Guide
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

I will never know enough about music, but I'm not inclined to read books devoted exclusively to the subject. Instead, I rely upon personal guides, writers who explore music in context with other aspects of our world like art and literature, philosophy and history.  (more...)

All-Star 'AIDS QUILT SONGBOOK' CD Features Sharon Stone, Ansel Elgort, Yo-Yo Ma and MoreAll-Star 'AIDS QUILT SONGBOOK' CD Features Sharon Stone, Ansel Elgort, Yo-Yo Ma and More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2014

An all-star cast of renowned singers and instrumentalists comes together on one CD to sing for hope and in the cause of supporting AIDS research. (more...)

Urban Stages' 31st Season to Include SHATTER, WINTER RHYTHMS 2014 & MoreUrban Stages' 31st Season to Include SHATTER, WINTER RHYTHMS 2014 & More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director of Urban Stages, today announced the 2014-'15 season which will launch with the American Premiere of the award-winning drama Shatter by prolific Canadian playwright Trina Davies. (more...)

Andy Hardy Grows Up- Mickey Rooney in SUGAR BABIESAndy Hardy Grows Up- Mickey Rooney in SUGAR BABIES
by BWW Staff - Apr 10, 2014

Sugar Babies wasn't supposed to be a hit. The 1979 Broadway insiders 'knew' no one wanted to see two has-been movie stars doing hokey jokes from a long-dead low-brow genre. Yet, it was, a big, fat, lines-around-the-box-office smash. And why? Two words: Mickey Rooney. (more...)

Exclusive Photo Coverage: Florence Henderson Plays 54 BelowExclusive Photo Coverage: Florence Henderson Plays 54 Below
by Walter McBride - Oct 29, 2013

Last night, October 28, for one night only, Florence Henderson played 54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club in 'Life is NOT a Stage.' BroadwayWorld brings you exclusive photo coverage below! (more...)

Florence Henderson, Marilyn Maye & More Set for 54 Below this WeekFlorence Henderson, Marilyn Maye & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2013

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond: (more...)

BWW Reviews: FLORENCE HENDERSON: ALL THE LIVES OF ME - She is Simply CharmingBWW Reviews: FLORENCE HENDERSON: ALL THE LIVES OF ME - She is Simply Charming
by Mary Alderson - Oct 12, 2013

Florence Henderson: All the Lives of Me...A Musical Journey (more...)

Donald Corren Stars in JUDGMENT DAY Premiere at FringeNYC, Now thru 8/24Donald Corren Stars in JUDGMENT DAY Premiere at FringeNYC, Now thru 8/24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2013

RareMedia Productions has announced the world premiere of Judgment Day, a new comedy by Maria S. Schlatter, starring Donald Corren (Souvenir, Old Jews Telling Jokes) whom The New York Times calls 'a chameleonic wonder' as part of this summer's New York International Fringe Festival. Performances begin tonight, August 9th (playing through August 25th) at The Players Theatre (115 MacDougal Street). Michael Schwartz directs. (more...)

Donald Corren to Star in JUDGMENT DAY Premiere at FringeNYC, Aug 9-24Donald Corren to Star in JUDGMENT DAY Premiere at FringeNYC, Aug 9-24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2013

RareMedia Productions has announced the world premiere of Judgment Day, a new comedy by Maria S. Schlatter, starring Donald Corren (Souvenir, Old Jews Telling Jokes) whom The New York Times calls 'a chameleonic wonder' as part of this summer's New York International Fringe Festival. Performances begin August 9th (playing through August 25th) at The Players Theatre (115 MacDougal Street). Michael Schwartz directs. (more...)

Glen Roven's CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS Kick Off at 54 Below TodayGlen Roven's CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS Kick Off at 54 Below Today
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2013

GPRrecords presents 'Classical Concerts for Classy Kids', a new family concerts series at 54 Below in NYC, beginning today, May 4, 2013 at 11 AM. Emmy-winning Composer Glen Roven explains classical music like you've never heard it explained before. (more...)

54 Below Announces Tomorrow's Events, Including MICHAEL MUSTO'S 70'S DISCO EXTRAVAGANZA54 Below Announces Tomorrow's Events, Including MICHAEL MUSTO'S 70'S DISCO EXTRAVAGANZA
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2013

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 4, 54 Below runs the gamut from Mozart to Musto with two unique events: in the morning, "Classical Concerts for Classy Kids," and late night, "Michael Musto's 70's Disco Extravaganza." (more...)

Barbara Cook, Morgan James and More Set for 54 Below This WeekBarbara Cook, Morgan James and More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2013

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. 54 Below also launched its series of late night events. Joining Tuesday nights' popular "Backstage" with Susie Mosher is "54 Piano Bar," a new vocal competition - 'The Callback," and more: (more...)

CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS Comes to 54 Below, 5/4CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS Comes to 54 Below, 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2013

54 Below presents "Classical Concerts for Classy Kids" Saturday May 4 at 11AM. The phrase commonly heard by parents introducing their kids to classical music "But it's so boring!" will disappear in a moment with these "Classical Concerts for Classy Kids," as musical director Glen Roven offers an audience of parents and children the simple keys and tools to enjoy the masterpieces of the ages. (more...)

Glen Roven's CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS to Kick Off at 54 Below, 5/4Glen Roven's CLASSICAL CONCERTS FOR CLASSY KIDS to Kick Off at 54 Below, 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2013

GPRrecords presents 'Classical Concerts for Classy Kids', a new family concerts series at 54 Below in NYC, beginning May 4, 2013 at 11 AM. Emmy-winning Composer Glen Roven explains classical music like you've never heard it explained before. (more...)

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