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Date Of Birth:
June 15, 1947 (67)
Birth Place:
Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
Gender:
Female
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Harris Theater & Kronos Quartet Set Five-Year Creative CollaborationHarris Theater & Kronos Quartet Set Five-Year Creative Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance announced today a five?year creative partnership with internationally renowned Kronos Quartet and the Kronos Performing Arts Organization. This partnership, part of Kronos Quartet's Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire, includes the commissioning of 50 new works, 10 per year over five years. The Theater has named the Music Institute of Chicago as the primary education partner for this project. Fifty for the Future forms a central component of Carnegie Hall's 125th Anniversary Season, to be celebrated with the creation of 125 new works. (more...)

New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS FestivalNew York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

New York Live Arts today announced the schedule of its third annual Live Ideas festival, S K Y - Force and Wisdom in America Today, taking place April 15 - 19, 2015. Curated by world renowned visual artist, inventor and performer Laurie Anderson in conjunction with New York Live Arts' Artistic Director Bill T. Jones, the 2015 Live Ideas festival combines the arts and social issues in synergistic ways, activating the New York City community to creatively question the direction of modern culture. (more...)

VIREO: THE SPIRITUAL BIOGRAPHY OF A WITCH'S ACCUSER Opera Pilot to Be Broadcast Online and On TV, 2/23VIREO: THE SPIRITUAL BIOGRAPHY OF A WITCH'S ACCUSER Opera Pilot to Be Broadcast Online and On TV, 2/23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

On February 23 and 24, 2015, the pilot episode of composer Lisa Bielawa's serial opera Vireo: The Spiritual Biography of a Witch's Accuser will be videotaped at The Yost Theater in Santa Ana (307 North Spurgeon St.). Two taping sessions, each of a different scene from the opera, will be open to the public, free of charge, at 7pm on February 23 and 5pm on February 24 (limited availability, online RSVPs are required at http://bit.ly/RSVPVireo).Vireo's 25-minute pilot episode will air on March 31, 2015, and will feature the Kronos Quartet, mezzo-sopranoLaurie Rubin, the San Francisco Girls Chorus, the Orange County School of the Arts Middle School Choir, mezzo-soprano Maria Lazarova, baritone Gregory Purnhagen, drummer Matthias Bossi, and in the title role ofVireo, 16-year-old soprano Rowen Sabala. (more...)

Guy Klucevsek to Perform in Weeklong Residency at THE STONE, 3/17Guy Klucevsek to Perform in Weeklong Residency at THE STONE, 3/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

New York City, NY (For Release 1.13.15) --- John Zorn's renowned THE STONE presents Guy Klucevsek | A 40 Year Composer Retrospective a weeklong residency performed and curated by composer/accordionist Guy Klucevsek. For six consecutive nights, some of today's top artists from both the jazz and new music scene join Klucevsek in performing his pieces written over the past four decades (1972-2014), including three world premieres and seven New York premieres. (more...)

Gil Morgenstern's 'Reflections Series International' to Present COUPLED PERCEPTIONS, 2/26Gil Morgenstern's 'Reflections Series International' to Present COUPLED PERCEPTIONS, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

On Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 7:30pm, violinist and artistic director Gil Morgenstern's acclaimed Reflections Series International will present its third concert of the 2014-2015 season, 'Coupled Perceptions,' at Avenues: The World School (259 Tenth Ave.). (more...)

BWW Reviews: SO FRENCHY, SO CHIC, LIVE! Was a Night of Parisian Electronic Indie PopBWW Reviews: SO FRENCHY, SO CHIC, LIVE! Was a Night of Parisian Electronic Indie Pop
by Barry Lenny - Jan 16, 2015

For one night only, Her Majesty's Theatre was host to So Frenchy, So Chic, Live (more...)

Bridget Everett, Ethan Lipton, Toshi Reagon, Emeline Michel and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 1/25Bridget Everett, Ethan Lipton, Toshi Reagon, Emeline Michel and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances, January 14 - 25, 2015. Details below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Public Theater Celebrates Opening Night of UNDER THE RADARPhoto Coverage: Public Theater Celebrates Opening Night of UNDER THE RADAR
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 8, 2015

The Public Theater began performances for the 11th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL yesterday, January 7. This popular and highly-anticipated program of The Public Theater's winter season includes artists from across the U.S. and around the world, including Argentina, Iran, Switzerland, Spain, Brazil, and the United Kingdom. Curated by Co-Directors Mark Russell and Meiyin Wang, this year's UNDER THE RADAR also marks the launch of the new Devised Theater Working Group which will present eight works-in-process as part of the festival's INCOMING! Series. (more...)

The Kitchen's SYNTH NIGHTS Continue 2/11The Kitchen's SYNTH NIGHTS Continue 2/11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

The Kitchen will present the next installment of Synth Nights, its series devoted to the live performance of electronic music, on February 11 with composer/multi-instrumentalist Eli Keszler and the debut of his brand new piece, Filtrations. (more...)

New York Live Arts Announces 2015 'Live Ideas' Festival, April 15-19New York Live Arts Announces 2015 'Live Ideas' Festival, April 15-19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

New York Live Arts today announced initial programming details for its third annual Live Ideas festival, taking place April 15 - 19, 2015. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Thrills at City CenterBWW Reviews: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Thrills at City Center
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 16, 2014

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is now onstage at New York City Center through January 4th. Artistic Director Robert Battle presents an exciting and versatile series of performances to metropolitan area audiences. (more...)

Sandra Bernhard, Ryan Raftery, Toshi Reagon and More Set for Winter 2014-15 Residencies at Joe's PubSandra Bernhard, Ryan Raftery, Toshi Reagon and More Set for Winter 2014-15 Residencies at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

This winter, ?Joe's Pub at The Public presents a slate of residencies from long-time beloved artists like Justin Vivian Bond and Sandra Bernhard to emerging performers like Ryan Raftery. The winter also holds the return of personalities like Catie Lazarus and Ethan Lipton, bringing their brilliant yet undefinable talent to the Joe's stage. (more...)

The Kitchen Continues 'Synth Nights' Series with James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh TonightThe Kitchen Continues 'Synth Nights' Series with James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

Synth Nights, The Kitchen's series devoted to the live performance of electronic music, continues tonight, December 3 with a performance by Brooklyn-based multidisciplinary artists James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre Kicks Off 2014-2015 Season TonightAlvin Ailey American Dance Theatre Kicks Off 2014-2015 Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2014

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized as a vital 'American Cultural Ambassador' to the world and New York City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns to the New York City Center stage for the 43rd consecutive year from tonight, December 3, 2014 - January 4, 2015. The Company will present 39 performances during an exciting annual season that has become a joyous holiday tradition. (more...)

YOUARENOWHERE Set for COIL FestivalYOUARENOWHERE Set for COIL Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

As part of the tenth edition of the COIL festival, Performance Space 122 and The Invisible Dog Art Center present the world premiere of YOUARENOWHERE by Andrew Schneider, a theater artist, best known as a video designer and performer in The Wooster Group (2007 -2014), whose work is rooted at the intersection of performance and technology. YOUARENOWHERE experiments with the virtues of sensory overload via quantum mechanics, parallel universes and Craigslist's 'Missed Connections.' Battling glitchy transmissions, crackling microphones and lighting instruments falling from the sky, one guy on a mission and a tricked-out interactive new-media landscape merge to transform physical space, warp linear time and short-circuit preconceived notions of what it means to be here now. YOUARENOWHERE is created by Schneider with Peter Musante, Christine Shallenberg and Omar Zubair and is produced by Shelley Carter. (more...)

The Kitchen to Continue 'Synth Nights' Series with James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh, 12/3The Kitchen to Continue 'Synth Nights' Series with James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh, 12/3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

Synth Nights, The Kitchen's series devoted to the live performance of electronic music, continues December 3 with a performance by Brooklyn-based multidisciplinary artists James Hoff and C. Spencer Yeh. (more...)

Park Ave Armory's 2015 Artistic Season to Feature Marina Abramovic, Laurie Anderson & MorePark Ave Armory's 2015 Artistic Season to Feature Marina Abramovic, Laurie Anderson & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

Park Avenue Armory announced the details of its 2015 season, encompassing site-specific installations, commissions, and cross-disciplinary collaborations across a range of art forms-from installation, to dance, music, and performance art. The season reflects and strengthens the Armory's mission, dedicated to advancing new forms of artistic expression, catalyzing open collaboration between artists, and creating immersive and thought-provoking experiences for audiences within its soaring Wade Thompson Drill Hall and historic period rooms. (more...)

MY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND Plays Marcus Center For The Performing Arts TonightMY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND Plays Marcus Center For The Performing Arts Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2014

The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and WMSE will welcome an evening with My Brightest Diamond tonight, November 15 at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $17.50 and go on sale this Sunday, August 10 at 12:00 pm at the Marcus Center Box Office. (more...)

Alexander Theater at Montclair State University Celebrates 10th Anniversary TodayAlexander Theater at Montclair State University Celebrates 10th Anniversary Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2014

Today, November 1, 2014, Montclair State University will celebrate a decade of stellar performances at the Alexander Kasser Theater, a cultural institution that has garnered regional, national and international recognition for serving as a home for the world's most visionary talents and an incubator for the next generation of innovative performing artists. (more...)

Ben Frost Brings 'A U R O R A' to St. Paul's Amsterdam Bar & Hall TonightBen Frost Brings 'A U R O R A' to St. Paul's Amsterdam Bar & Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2014

'Best Independent Producer' Kate Nordstrum and 'Best New Venue for Classical Music' Amsterdam Bar & Hall (Star Tribune, Best of Minnesota 2014) team to bring Reykjavik-based electronic musician and composer Ben Frost to Saint Paul on the heels of his recently released, acclaimed album A U R O R A, out now on Mute / Bedroom Community. Already a critics' favorite, A U R O R A has been featured heavily in the 'Albums of the Year (So Far)' lists and is described by The Wire as 'Frost's most fully realized work to date.' Resident Advisor called A U R O R A 'the darkest and most powerful recording of his career.' (more...)

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