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Silk Road Ensemble Performs With Yo-Yo Ma at Walt Disney Concert Hall 4/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

The 2010/11 World Music series at Walt Disney Concert Hall continues on Monday, April 4, at 8:00 pm with the Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma. (more...)

FSPA Presents Showcase of Disney-Bound Performers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

Four performing troupes from the Franklin School for the Performing Arts (FSPA) have been selected to perform at Walt Disney World during the upcoming April school vacation week. (more...)

Disney Releases SHARPAY'S FABULOUS ADVENTURE on DVD
by Movies News Desk - Mar 23, 2011

On April 19, 2011, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment will be proudly unveiling Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure, an all-new movie on Blu-ray(TM) and DVD staring Ashley Tisdale reprising her role as Disney Channel's global sensation 'High School Musical' drama queen character Sharpay Evans. A full three minute sneak peek of the movie is now widely available for fans of all ages to get a glimpse of this hilarious fish-out-of-water tale about a small town Diva and her dog's adventures in New York City at http://www.youtube.com/disneymovies. (more...)

LA Master Chorale to Present Haydn's THE CREATION at Disney Concert Hall, 4/10
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2011

Los Angeles Master Chorale, conducted by Music Director Gershon, presents Joseph Haydn's monumental The Creation Sunday, April 10, 2011, 7:00 p.m., at Walt Disney Concert Hall. A masterful oratorio ripe with optimism, it is considered by many to be the composer's crowning achievement. (more...)

Valley, Mapa, King, et al. Set for Charlie Awards
by Movies News Desk - Mar 22, 2011

the Hollywood Arts Council's 25th Annual Charlie Awards to be held in the Blossom Room (home of the first Academy Awards ceremony) of the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on Friday, March 25, 2011. Celebrity Award Presenters will include Mark Valley, Alec Mapa, Renée Taylor, Joseph Bologna, Julie Newmar, Connie Stevens and Michael Cory Davis. Award Honorees include: Larry King, Sunset Gower Studios, Hollywood Tower/Hollywood LaBelle, Celebration Theatre, Starline Tours, L. Ron Hubbard's Writers of the Future and Nine O'Clock Players/Assistance League of Southern California. (more...)

MARY POPPINS Visits Ohio Theatre, 4//21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2011

CAPA, Broadway Across America, and producers Thomas Schumacher of Disney Theatrical Productions and Cameron Mackintosh are pleased to announce full casting for the Columbus engagement of MARY POPPINS. Columbus' most eagerly anticipated stage production will begin performances at the Ohio Theatre on Wednesday, April 20, 2011, for a limited engagement of three weeks through Sunday, May 8, 2011. Opening night is Thursday, April 21, at 7:30pm. (more...)

Legacy of Light Marks Send-off Play at 8500 Euclid Avenue
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2011

Legacy of Light, a new play by Karen Zacarias, anchors the sixth annual FusionFest of new work and completes the Cleveland Play House's 84-year run at 8500 Euclid Avenue. (more...)

Alisa Weilerstein to Perform with the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2011

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein will perform Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1 with the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra in 15 North American cities in March and April 2011. (more...)

Resonate! Afternoon Series Explores Culture in African Diaspora
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2011

This April, Lincoln Center's Meet the Artist joins New York University's Institute of African American Affairs to present Resonate! African America in Sound and Story, four, FREE, Wednesday after-school programs that will explore the cultural connections of the African Diaspora today. (more...)

Franklin School Accepting Students for SUMMERSTAGE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2011

Friday, March 25th: The Franklin School for the Performing Arts is currently accepting new students for its 2011 Summer Session. FSPA's two-week musical theater program, SummerStage, will present a full-length student production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast. FSPA also is offering a series of one-week camps, including Camp GLEE, Rock Band Camp, Dance Camp and more! Registration can be done in person at The School, 38 Main Street, Franklin, or over the phone. For more information or to request a summer catalogue, call (508) 528-8668 or visit www.fspaonline.com (more...)

MARY POPPINS North American Tour Closes 3/20 in Boston
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2011

The Boston premiere of MARY POPPINS officially opens tonight, Friday, February 18 at the Boston Opera House for a limited engagement of five weeks through March 20. (more...)

THE LION KING Closes In Schenectady, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2011

The Schenectady premiere of Disney's THE LION KING will close at Proctors on Sunday, March 20, 2011. (more...)

Jeremy Denk replaces Martha Argerich for LA Phil Performances 3/17-20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2011

Martha Argerich, who was scheduled to perform at Walt Disney Concert Hall, March 17 - 20, with Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic, has cancelled. Jeremy Denk replaces Argerich in a program that includes Mozart's Masonic Funeral Music, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, and Mozart's Symphony No. 35, 'Haffner.' (more...)

PLAY DEAD Celebrates 150 Performances 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2011

Play Dead,the new off-Broadway comic thriller co-written and directed by Teller (of Penn & Teller) and co-written & performed by Todd Robbins, will mark its 150th performance on Sunday, March 20 at 7pm at Off-Broadway's Players Theater (115 MacDougal Street at Minetta Lane). (more...)

Rock ‘N’ Roll Silent Auction to Benefit Angel City Chorale 3/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2011

Angel City Chorale (ACC) welcomes one and all to help raise money for their South Africa Tour where ACC will be performing this coming August in support of various children's programs operated through the Amy Biehl Foundation. (more...)

Phantom Projects Theatre Group Presents THE BLUEST EYE, 4/8-24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2011

PHANTOM PROJECTS THEATRE GROUP, celebrating their 15th Anniversary Season and Toni Morrison's 80th Birthday, brings THE BLUEST EYE to Los Angeles. (more...)

Channing, Kunze And More Lead BACK WHERE YOU BELONG 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2011

Broadway's Carol Channing, Eric Kunze (Miss Saigon, Les Miserables), Krysta Rodriguez (The Addams Family, In The Heights) and Tony-Nominated Jonelle Allen (Two Gentlemen of Verona) join Musical Theatre University's "Kids Next Door" in BACK WHERE YOU BELONG - a benefit concert celebrating Carol Channing's 90th Birthday, April 16 at The Heritage Forum Theatre of Anaheim. (more...)

Kurt Masur Leads LA Phil & Violinist Sarah Chang at Walt Disney Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2011

Conductor Kurt Masur makes his Walt Disney Concert Hall debut leading the Los Philharmonic in four performances, Thursday, March 24, at 8 p.m., Friday, March 25, at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 26, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, March 27, at 2 p.m. (more...)

PLAY DEAD Celebrates 150 Performances 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2011

Play Dead,the new off-Broadway comic thriller co-written and directed by Teller (of Penn & Teller) and co-written & performed by Todd Robbins, will mark its 150th performance on Sunday, March 20 at 7pm at Off-Broadway's Players Theater (115 MacDougal Street at Minetta Lane). (more...)

Taymor's THE TEMPEST Gets September 13 DVD Release
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2011

Julie Taymor helmed the new film adaptation of THE TEMPEST, which will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on September 13. The film was shot in Hawaii with stars Helen Mirren (Prospera), Alfred Molina (Stephano), Ben Whishaw (Ariel), FeliciTy Jones (Miranda), Russell Brand (Trinculo), Djimon Hounsou (Caliban), Alan Cumming (Sebastian), Chris Cooper (Antonio), and David Strathairn (Alonso). (more...)

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