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Photo Flash: First Look at Theatre 20's CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHENPhoto Flash: First Look at Theatre 20's CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

Theatre 20†presents†CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN,†a Firehall Arts Centre production,†directed and conceived by Tracey Power, with†musical direction and arrangements by Steven Charles. The production runs now through February†21, 2016 at Theatre Passe Muraille, 16 Ryerson Avenue, Toronto. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Review: CHELSEA HOTEL Hits all the Right NotesBWW Review: CHELSEA HOTEL Hits all the Right Notes
by Jason Carlos - Feb 5, 2016

CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN is a celebration of the powerful and iconic anthems from Canadian music legend, Leonard Cohen. The production premiered in 2012 at Vancouver's Firehall Arts Centre and has since made stops across the country to critical acclaim. The Theatre 20 production is now being mounted with Theatre Passe Muraille to Toronto audiences. (more...)

Rehearsals Begin Monday for Broadway's WAITRESS, Starring Jessie MuellerRehearsals Begin Monday for Broadway's WAITRESS, Starring Jessie Mueller
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

Rehearsals begin Monday, February 8 for the spring Broadway production of Waitress, following its sold-out limited engagement at the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA.† (more...)

Patty Griffin Joins Forces with Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell in a Celebration of American songwriting at Mayo Performing Arts CenterPatty Griffin Joins Forces with Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell in a Celebration of American songwriting at Mayo Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

Grammy Award-winning folk singer Patty Griffin joins forces with Sara Watkins and Anais Mitchell in a celebration of American songwriting at Mayo Performing Arts Center,†Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 8 pm. The Use Your Voice Tour is a special "singers-in-the-round" style show that features all three artists on stage together, sharing songs for the entire evening (more...)

N'Kenge to Grace the Stage for CLASSIC FM Show with the Naples PhilharmonicN'Kenge to Grace the Stage for CLASSIC FM Show with the Naples Philharmonic
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Naples Philharmonic presents symphony siren and Broadway diva N'Kenge (Motown: The Musical and Sondheim and Sondheim) in their Classic FM - Four Decades of Radio Hits show. (more...)

GORDON LIGHTFOOT Coming To The Washington PavilionGORDON LIGHTFOOT Coming To The Washington Pavilion
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

After 50+ years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, esteemed musician, Gordon Lightfoot brings his "50 Years of Highway Tour" to the Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion on June 26 at 8p.m. (more...)

Sony/ATV Promotes Jennifer Knoepfle to SVP and Head of West Coast A&RSony/ATV Promotes Jennifer Knoepfle to SVP and Head of West Coast A&R
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

?Sony/ATV Music Publishing has promoted Jennifer Knoepfle to the role of Senior Vice President and Head of West Coast A&R, based in the company's Los Angeles office. (more...)

Articulate Theatre Selects Playwrights for 'Articulating the Arts'Articulate Theatre Selects Playwrights for 'Articulating the Arts'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Articulate Theatre Company is proud to announce the playwrights chosen for their signature event, Articulating the Arts. Each AtA is themed around an artistic discipline, such as architecture, dance, painting, and for this event, folk music. Our playwrights use these other art forms as inspiration for new plays, resulting in an increased connection between theatre artists and artists of other disciplines. Subtitled 'Folk City Scenes' this Articulating the Arts will showcase plays inspired by folk songs such as City of New Orleans, Puff the Magic Dragon, and Turn! Turn! Turn! The full show listing is: (more...)

Cellist Matt Haimovitz & Vocal Trio VOICE to Perform at Hanford Hall, 2/5Cellist Matt Haimovitz & Vocal Trio VOICE to Perform at Hanford Hall, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Portland Ovations brings back cellist Matt Haimovitz - a series favorite - in a unique collaboration with UK vocal trio VOICE on Friday, February 5th, at 8pm at Hannaford Hall, USM Portland Campus. (more...)

Mercury Prize Winner Benjamin Clementine Adds NY showsMercury Prize Winner Benjamin Clementine Adds NY shows
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2016

Singer, songwriter and pianist Benjamin Clementine will return to New York this winter for four intimate shows. In addition to the already announced dates on February 10 & 17 at Rough Trade NYC, Clementine will play two headline shows on February 24 & March 1 at Mercury Lounge with tickets going on sale from today. (more...)

CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN Hits TorontoCHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN Hits Toronto
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2016

?'It's written on the walls of this hotel, you go to heaven, once you've been to hell' - Leonard Cohen. Acclaimed Chelsea Hotel: The Songs of Leonard Cohen hits Toronto on national tour! (more...)

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announces First BNY Mellon Grand Classics With Beethoven's PASTORAL, 1/15Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announces First BNY Mellon Grand Classics With Beethoven's PASTORAL, 1/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

German conductor Christoph Konig leads the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and American violinist Tim Fain in a program featuring the Pittsburgh premiere of Philip Glass's "The American Four Seasons," during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Beethoven's Pastoral on†January 15, 16 and 17 at Heinz Hall. (more...)

Ashley Newton Named President, Capitol Music Group & Executive Vice President, Creative/Special Projects, Universal Music GroupAshley Newton Named President, Capitol Music Group & Executive Vice President, Creative/Special Projects, Universal Music Group
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Capitol Music Group (CMG), a division of Universal Music Group (UMG), the world's leading music company, announced today that Ashley Newton has been named President of CMG and Executive Vice President of Creative/Special Projects for UMG. The announcement was made by CMG Chairman and CEO Steve Barnett and UMG Chairman and CEO Lucian Grainge, to whom Newton reports in his respective positions. In his newly-created CMG Presidency, Newton will work closely with Barnett and members of his executive team to set the creative direction of the company and oversee management of its day-to-day operations. In his UMG role, Newton will work with Grainge and his executive team on a variety of creative endeavors, including music, film and television projects. Newton will be based in Hollywood at CMG's iconic Capitol Tower. (more...)

CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN Coming to TorontoCHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN Coming to Toronto
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2015

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Gordon Lightfoot to Perform at The VETSGordon Lightfoot to Perform at The VETS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2015

After 50 active years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, it's safe to say that esteemed singer-songwriter and musician Gordon Lightfoot resides with some very exclusive company atop the list of all-time greats. His song catalog is incredibly vast and includes such immortals as "Early Morning Rain," "If You Could Read My Mind," "Carefree Highway," "Sundown," "(That's What You Get) For Lovin Me," "The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald,' 'Canadian Railroad Trilogy,' 'Ribbon Of Darkness,' 'Beautiful,' 'Song For A Winter's Night' and 'Rainy Day People' to name a few. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Trio Mashup John Lennon & Leonard Cohen!STAGE TUBE: Watch Trio Mashup John Lennon & Leonard Cohen!
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2015

Melanie Brook,†Anna Ty Bergman, and†Kerri George†are back with a new video on YouTube, this time, taking on a new mashup featuring Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah' and John Lennon's 'Imagine,' arranged by Nat Zegree.†Check it out below! (more...)

Sony/ATV Signs The Weeknd & More New ClientsSony/ATV Signs The Weeknd & More New Clients
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2015

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has added a wealth of new names to its Neighbouring Rights division, including The Weeknd, guitar legend Slash, Oscar, Golden Globe and Grammy-winning film composer Hans Zimmer and the late Amy Winehouse. (more...)

BWW Review: Well-Strung Make the Holidays Brighter with A WELL-STRUNG CHRISTMASBWW Review: Well-Strung Make the Holidays Brighter with A WELL-STRUNG CHRISTMAS
by David Clarke - Dec 12, 2015

Well-Strung, the celebrated boy band string quartet, are gleefully following in the footsteps of their predecessors. With A Well-Strung Christmas, the charming foursome gives plenty of reasons for us all to put aside our copies of New Kids on the Block's Merry, Merry Christmas and 'N SYNC's Home For Christmas. They also leave us asking Santa to turn this show into an album in time for Christmas 2016 too. (more...)

The Killers to Perform First Concert at New Las Vegas Arena This AprilThe Killers to Perform First Concert at New Las Vegas Arena This April
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

Las Vegas' favorite hometown band, The Killers, will be the first act to perform in the new Las Vegas Arena, currently under construction just west of the famed Las Vegas Strip. (more...)

Israeli Singer/Songwriter/Superstar NOA to Perform for Gordon Center's 20th AnniversaryIsraeli Singer/Songwriter/Superstar NOA to Perform for Gordon Center's 20th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

On Saturday, February 6, 2016, at 8:00 p.m., NOA (Achinoam Nini), Israel's leading international singer/songwriter, returns to the Gordon stage to celebrate the Gordon's 20th anniversary. (more...)

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