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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...)

The Kitchen to Present Andrew Ondrejcak's ELIJAH GREENThe Kitchen to Present Andrew Ondrejcak's ELIJAH GREEN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

The Kitchen is pleased to present the world premiere of ELIJAH GREEN by Andrew Ondrejcak, a multi-disciplinary artist with a dual career as a writer, director, and designer of theater-based performance works in addition to being a sought-after art director in the fashion industry. His work in both fields is meticulous, wildly imaginative, and laced with deep curiosity. Most recently, Ondrejcak premiered You Us We All, a collaboration with My Brightest Diamond's Shara Worden, at the 2015 BAM Next Wave Festival. Critic Helen Shaw highlighted the work as one of the ten best shows of 2015. (more...)

Lori Bookstein Fine Art's GROUP 2015-2016 Exhibit to Close, 1/30Lori Bookstein Fine Art's GROUP 2015-2016 Exhibit to Close, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce a group exhibition of works by Eve Aschheim, Olive Ayhens, Sharon Horvath, Tine Lundsfryd, Janet Malcolm, Susannah Phillips, Elena Sisto and Helen Miranda Wilson. (more...)

Joe Goode Performance Group Returning to The Dance CenterJoe Goode Performance Group Returning to The Dance Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

A favorite of Chicago dance audiences, Joe Goode Performance Group returns to The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago to perform the Chicago premiere of the dance-theatre work Hush. Performances take place March 10-12, 2016 at The Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

The School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2016 ProgramsThe School at Jacob's Pillow Sets 2016 Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

In the summer of 2016, The School at Jacob's Pillow, a world renowned center for professional dance training with diversely experienced and international artists will present Professional Advancement Programs in Ballet, Contemporary, Musical Theatre Dance, and a new program titled Improv Traditions & Innovations: From Ring Shout to Blues to Jazz. These programs will take place during the 84th annual Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, led by a highly-distinguished artist faculty, and offer an incomparable combination of studio, performance, and Festival experiences. (more...)

Exclusive Photo Flash: BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE Premieres at Palm Springs International Film Festival!Exclusive Photo Flash: BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE Premieres at Palm Springs International Film Festival!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE, Award-winning director Rick McKay's anxiously awaited sequel to his 2004 hit film, BROADWAY: THE GOLDEN AGE, just made its World Premiere to a sold-out crowd at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival. Check out photos from the big night below! (more...)

Trisha Brown Retrospective to Dance Into UW World Series, 2/4-6Trisha Brown Retrospective to Dance Into UW World Series, 2/4-6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2015

Washington State native Trisha Brown is considered the most widely acclaimed choreographer of the postmodern era. For over 50 years, she pushed the limits of choreographic movement, changing modern dance forever. At 79, Trisha Brown has choreographed her last dances. In celebration of her life's work, Trisha Brown Dance Company returns to the choreographer's home state to perform the final performances of her works for the proscenium stage as part of a retrospective presented by University of Washington's World Series at Meany Hall. (more...)

Breaking: Rick McKay's BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE to Premiere at 2016 Palm Springs International Film FestivalBreaking: Rick McKay's BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE to Premiere at 2016 Palm Springs International Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that BROADWAY: BEYOND THE GOLDEN AGE, Award-winning director Rick McKay's anxiously awaited sequel to his 2004 hit film, BROADWAY: THE GOLDEN AGE, is set to make its World Premiere at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival, which takes place January 1-11, 2016. (more...)

Stephen Petronio Company to Present Second Season of BLOODLINES This SpringStephen Petronio Company to Present Second Season of BLOODLINES This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2015

Stephen Petronio Company returns to The Joyce Theater with a highly anticipated second season of BLOODLINES, a multiyear project that embraces significant works by inspirational trailblazers of American postmodern dance. (more...)

Lori Bookstein Fine Art to Display Exhibit Featuring Eve Aschheim & More, 12/10Lori Bookstein Fine Art to Display Exhibit Featuring Eve Aschheim & More, 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

Lori Bookstein Fine Art is pleased to announce a group exhibition of works by Eve Aschheim, Olive Ayhens, Sharon Horvath, Tine Lundsfryd, Janet Malcolm, Susannah Phillips, Elena Sisto and Helen Miranda Wilson. (more...)

League of American Orchestras Announces Commissions for Female ComposersLeague of American Orchestras Announces Commissions for Female Composers
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

Andreia Pinto-Correia and Xi Wang have been selected to receive orchestral commissions of $15,000 each as part of the League of American Orchestras' Women Composers Readings and Commissions program, administered with the American Composers Orchestra and EarShot and supported by the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. Partner orchestras to premiere the works will be announced at a later date. (more...)

The Joyce Theater Presents the Return of GALLIM DANCEThe Joyce Theater Presents the Return of GALLIM DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

The Joyce Theater Foundation (Linda Shelton, Executive Director) is proud to present Gallim Dance, under the artistic direction of founder Andrea Miller, from December 3-6. The company will perform the world premiere of Miller's latest work W H A L E during this limited 5-performance engagement. (more...)

Mad. Sq. Park Presents Luminous Mischief with Teresita Fernandez & Stephen Petronio Company TonightMad. Sq. Park Presents Luminous Mischief with Teresita Fernandez & Stephen Petronio Company Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

Tonight, October 30, 2015 from 6:00PM to 7:00PM, Madison Square Park Conservancy will host Luminous Mischief, a free, public performance under artist Teresita Fernandez's Fata Morgana. (more...)

Theatre for Young America Presents LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW This WeekendTheatre for Young America Presents LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2015

The "Headless Horseman" rides again in this musical by John Simons based on the most popular tale from Washington Irving's The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. This week-long run is a night-time presentation with performances at 7:00 p.m. each night from tonight, October 27 through October 31, 2015. (more...)

John Lees to Open Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings 10/23 at Betty Cuningham GalleryJohn Lees to Open Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings 10/23 at Betty Cuningham Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2015

Betty Cuningham Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition of new paintings and drawings by John Lees, opening today, October 23rd. (more...)

BWW Interview: Stephen SchnetzerBWW Interview: Stephen Schnetzer
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Oct 5, 2015

Stephen Schnetzer has accomplished something very few actors can claim: he can get a favorable review from the notoriously hard to please critic John Simon. Schnetzer won a Soap Opera Digest award for Outstanding Comic Performance by an Actor (Daytime) for his work on Another World and has received numerous nominations for his acting. He has also appeared on Homeland, Forever, The Wire, The Following, The Blacklist, Damages, Law & Order, and other television shows. Theatre credits include The Goat or Who Is Sylvia?, Awake and Sing, Tribes, A Talent For Murder, Filumena, The Incomparable Max, and other plays. Schnetzer will soon appear at the Westport Country Playhouse in Arthur Miller's play, Broken Glass, and BroadwayWorld wanted to know more about him. (more...)

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