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BWW REVIEW: REMEMBERING PIRATES Is What Happens When Childhood Fantasy Meets A Grown Up WorldBWW REVIEW: REMEMBERING PIRATES Is What Happens When Childhood Fantasy Meets A Grown Up World
by Jade Kops - Sep 25, 2016

Australian writer Christopher Harley's REMEMBERING PIRATES explores a world where J.M. Barrie's characters have grown up and become the adults Peter Pan detested. (more...)

Geffen Playhouse Sets Cast for THE MODEL APARTMENT by Donald MarguliesGeffen Playhouse Sets Cast for THE MODEL APARTMENT by Donald Margulies
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

Geffen Playhouse announces the cast for its production of The Model Apartment written by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies. (more...)

Shen Wei's NEITHER to Make World Premiere at BAM This FallShen Wei's NEITHER to Make World Premiere at BAM This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

The multiple award-winning talents of Shen Wei, whose choreography has been seen in major venues and festivals throughout the world and whose paintings have been exhibited in museums and galleries internationally, converge on BAM's Howard Gilman Opera House stage in the world premiere of 'Neither,' October 5-8. (more...)

Five Student Poets Announced in White House Committee's National Student Poets ProgramFive Student Poets Announced in White House Committee's National Student Poets Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

The fifth annual class of the National Student Poets Program (NSPP) the nation's highest honor for youth poets has been announced by the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities (PCAH) in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. The students were appointed by First Lady Michelle Obama at a ceremony earlier today in the State Dining Room at the White House. As part of an appointment ceremony, each of the students did a reading of an original poem. (more...)

Theatre for a New Audience Teams with New York Public Library for 'FIRST FOLIO' EventTheatre for a New Audience Teams with New York Public Library for 'FIRST FOLIO' Event
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Theatre for a New Audience and The New York Public Library will mark the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death with a viewing of a First Folio followed by a conversation among scholars and conservators on the Folio's innovative origins, its history as a wildly coveted (and carefully conserved) artifact, and its continued role in the robust afterlife of Shakespeare. (more...)

Predictive Marketing Leader EverString Hires Chief Technology Officer, VP of Global Sales, and VP of Global Product Management and Design Predictive Marketing Leader EverString Hires Chief Technology Officer, VP of Global Sales, and VP of Global Product Management and Design
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

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Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents Eve Aschheim's Drawings and PhotogramsLori Bookstein Fine Art Presents Eve Aschheim's Drawings and Photograms
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of Eve Aschheim's drawings and photograms - two distinct but related groups of work. This is the artist's fourth solo show with the gallery. (more...)

Beverly McIver to Open Fall Season at Betty Cuningham GalleryBeverly McIver to Open Fall Season at Betty Cuningham Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Betty Cuningham Gallery is pleased to open Objects of Affection featuring recent paintings by Beverly McIver. (more...)

Stephen Petronio Company Announces Third Season of BLOODLINESStephen Petronio Company Announces Third Season of BLOODLINES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

In 2015, Stephen Petronio Company culminated its 30th anniversary 2014-15 season with a transformation: the launch of Bloodlines. This five-year autobiographical project not only honors the lineage of American postmodern dance, but also traces the influences and impulses that have shaped choreographer Stephen Petronio, an artist uniquely positioned to preserve this postmodern tradition. Premiere dates for the third season of Bloodlines, along with additional touring, will be announced soon. (more...)

BWW Review: Mark Chambers Impresses as Truman Capote in TRU at The Studio 620BWW Review: Mark Chambers Impresses as Truman Capote in TRU at The Studio 620
by Peter Nason - Jul 22, 2016

Chambers channels Capote and gives an incredibly strong performance. (more...)

The Yard Presents Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance GroupThe Yard Presents Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

CITIZEN Monday, August 8, 2016 at 7PM at the MV High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) in Oak Bluffs. Tickets: $35 (General); $20 (Seniors/Students/Military); $5 (Children under 12). (more...)

Palm Beach Poetry Festival to Return to Delray Beach with Over 12 Prize-Winning Poets This WinterPalm Beach Poetry Festival to Return to Delray Beach with Over 12 Prize-Winning Poets This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2016

Susan R. Williamson, Director of the Palm Beach Poetry Festival (PBPF), today announced that the 13th annual festival is returning to Old School Square for six days, January 16-21, 2017. Special Guest Poet Palm will be Charles Simic, past United States Poet Laureate (2007-2008) and 1990 Pulitzer Prize winner. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com for 6/19/2016 - 6/26/2016Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com for 6/19/2016 - 6/26/2016
by BWW - Jun 26, 2016

Hottest Articles on BWWDanceWorld.com from 6/19/2016 - 6/26/2016. (more...)

Choreographer Jonah Boaker to Present RULES OF THE GAME and More in 2016Choreographer Jonah Boaker to Present RULES OF THE GAME and More in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2016

Even if 34-year-old Jonah Boaker had begun choreographing the year he was born, he would have had to have created one and a half dances a year to reach the 55 he has already created, and that's not counting, also co-founding two pioneering performance and rehearsal spaces in Bushwick and Williamsburg before he turned 28. Add to that developing four dance apps, performing in theaters, art galleries and museums, and creating visual arts exhibitions all over the world, while accumulating awards, commissions, and honors for his accomplishments, most recently a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship and a US Artists Fund Award. He is a choreographer on the move. (more...)

Photo Flash: TIME STANDS STILL at Jobsite TheaterPhoto Flash: TIME STANDS STILL at Jobsite Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

Jobsite closes their 2015-16 season with a timely drama from a modern master of the American theater: Donald Margulies' Time Stands Still plays July 8-31, 2016, in the Shimberg Playhouse at the Straz Center where Jobsite is resident theater company. (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHUFFLE ALONG and THE HUMANS Win Big at the 2016 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards!Photo Coverage: SHUFFLE ALONG and THE HUMANS Win Big at the 2016 New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards!
by Walter McBride - May 18, 2016

The New York Drama Critics' Circle just presented its 2015-2016 Best Play and Best Musical: Stephen Karam's THE HUMANS and George C. Wolfe, Eubie Blake and Noble Sissle's SHUFFLE ALONG, OR THE MAKING OF THE MUSICAL SENSATION OF 1921 AND ALL THAT FOLLOWED. The selections were made at the organization's 81st annual voting meeting. (more...)

Bruce Gagnier Receives John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation FellowshipBruce Gagnier Receives John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce that Bruce Gagnier has been awarded the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial FoundationFellowship 2016. The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded Fellowships to a diverse group of 178 scholars, artists, and scientists in its ninety-second annual competition for the United States and Canada. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants. (more...)

Lori Bookstein Fine Art to Host Tom Burckhardt, Elena Sisto Discussion, 4/2Lori Bookstein Fine Art to Host Tom Burckhardt, Elena Sisto Discussion, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

Please join us for a conversation between Tom Burckhardt and Elena Sisto as they discuss her current exhibition at Lori Bookstein Fine Art entitled, Elena Sisto: Afternoons. (more...)

BWW Review: Alex Leonard and His Colleagues Mellow Midtown Saint Peter's Church in Midday Jazz ConcertBWW Review: Alex Leonard and His Colleagues Mellow Midtown Saint Peter's Church in Midday Jazz Concert
by Alix Cohen - Mar 17, 2016

Every time I attend something in jazz pianist Ronny Whyte's estimable weekly series at the welcoming, modern Saint Peter's Church (619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street), I'm glad I came. The place is airy, peaceful, and sunny with spacious pew and tiered seating. Acoustics are splendid. The audience is respectful. And they have Billy Strayhorn's piano. Yesterday's easy-going hour featured Alex Leonard on piano and vocals (one forgets how fine a vocalist he is), David Kingsnorth on bass, and veteran Al Gafa on guitar. (more...)

Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents Second Solo Show By Elena Sisto, 3/17Lori Bookstein Fine Art Presents Second Solo Show By Elena Sisto, 3/17
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent work by Elena Sisto. This is the artist's second solo show with the gallery. An illustrated essay by Robert Storr is available. (more...)

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