Susan Wheeler News

ALTERED STATES, Concert for Peace and more Set for Fulcrum Point New Music Project's 15th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2013

Marking its 15th Anniversary this year, Chicago's Fulcrum Point New Music Project has grown into a critically acclaimed ensemble performing adventurous contemporary classical music programs in a variety of Chicago area venues. In 2013, Fulcrum Point continues this tradition with a wide ranging season including a performance with 100-member orchestra of the John Corigliano film score, 'Altered States,' accompanying the film screening, April 23, in honor of the composer's 75th birthday year, along with presenting a free Concert for Peace in the Pritzker Pavillion at Millennium Park with special guest artists, sarod virtuoso Soumik Datta and the Chicago Children's Choir, September 11. (more...)

A&E Miniseries COMA, Starring Steven Pasquale and More, Comes to DVD Today, 10/30
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2012

An all-star cast headlines the hit, suspenseful sci-fi miniseries COMA, debuting on DVD today, October 30th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The film is a chilling, four-hour, modern-day retelling of The New York Times bestselling novel by Robin Cook, and 1978 film written and directed by Michael Crichton. (more...)

A&E Miniseries COMA, Starring Steven Pasquale and More, Comes to DVD, 10/30
by BWW News Desk - Sep 04, 2012

An all-star cast headlines the hit, suspenseful sci-fi miniseries COMA, debuting on DVD October 30th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. The film is a chilling, four-hour, modern-day retelling of The New York Times bestselling novel by Robin Cook, and 1978 film written and directed by Michael Crichton. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - A&E's New Medical Drama COMA, Premiering 9/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 02, 2012

This fall, A&E will premiere its new drama series COMA, based on the novel by Robin Cook. the show will be produced by Ridley and Tony Scott. The series stars Lauren Ambrose, Richard Dreyfuss, Ellen Burstyn, James Woods, Geena Davis, and Steven Pasquale. Check out a preview below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - A&E's New Medical Drama COMA, Premiering 9/3
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2012

This fall, A&E will premiere its new drama series COMA, based on the novel by Robin Cook. the show will be produced by Ridley and Tony Scott. The series stars Lauren Ambrose, Richard Dreyfuss, Ellen Burstyn, James Woods, Geena Davis, and Steven Pasquale. Check out a preview below! (more...)

Lydia Davis, Mark Strand, Sigrid Nunez Celebrate Pushcart Press
by BWW News Desk - Dec 03, 2011

THE WRITERS STUDIO READING SERIES celebrates The Pushcart Press and the release of the 2012 Pushcart Prize XXXVI, Best of The Small Press with readings by LYDIA DAVIS, SIGRID NUNEZ, MARK STRAND and Susan Wheeler. (more...)

Lydia Davis, Mark Strand, Sigrid Nunez Celebrate Pushcart Press
by BWW News Desk - Nov 09, 2011

THE WRITERS STUDIO READING SERIES celebrates The Pushcart Press and the release of the 2012 Pushcart Prize XXXVI, Best of The Small Press with readings by LYDIA DAVIS, SIGRID NUNEZ, MARK STRAND and Susan Wheeler. (more...)

ERS Benefit Announces $30 Balcony Seats
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2010

Elevator Repair Service (ERS) is hosting their spring benefit on Monday, May 3rd, 2010. The company is currently finishing the third play in a trilogy of critically acclaimed plays based on great American novels by William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Ernest Hemingway. This event will celebrate ERS's success with Frances McDormand (Burn after Reading, Fargo), Lili Taylor ('Six Feet Under'), Fred Armisen ('Saturday Night Live'), Frankie Faison ('The Wire'), and ERS company members in a one night only performance of loved, banned and mythologized American fiction. Authors include Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, and Edgar Allan Poe. Readings will be accompanied by ERS's unique signature sound design. (more...)

Elevator Repair Service Hosts Spring Benefit 4/1 With McDormand, Taylor, Armisen
by BWW News Desk - Apr 01, 2010

Elevator Repair Service (ERS) is hosting their spring benefit on Monday, May 3rd, 2010. The company is currently finishing the third play in a trilogy of critically acclaimed plays based on great American novels by William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Ernest Hemingway. (more...)

Elevator Repair Service Hosts Spring Benefit 4/1 With McDormand, Taylor, Armisen
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2010

Elevator Repair Service (ERS) is hosting their spring benefit on Monday, May 3rd, 2010. The company is currently finishing the third play in a trilogy of critically acclaimed plays based on great American novels by William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Ernest Hemingway. (more...)

Flea's '06-'07 Season Includes Premieres by Gurney, Mee
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2006

The Flea Theatre's 2006-2007 season will include premieres by A.R. Gurney, Charles L. Mee and more (more...)