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Dvorak and Brahms to Conclude Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Season, 5/24-25Dvorak and Brahms to Conclude Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Season, 5/24-25
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2013

Utah Symphony Associate Conductor Vladimir Kulenovic brings the Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Masterwork Series to a spectacular close by conducting two master composers' stunning works. (more...)

Christine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko and More Star in Encores! ON YOUR TOES, Beg. TonightChristine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko and More Star in Encores! ON YOUR TOES, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2013

Christine Baranski, Kelli Barrett, Walter Bobbie, Jeremy Cohen, Dalton Harrod, Randy Skinner, Shonn Wiley, Karen Ziemba,New York City Ballet Principaldancer Joaquin De Luz and American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Irina Dvorovenko will star in Rodgers and Hart's On Your Toes, the final Encores! presentation of the 2012-13 New York City Center season. (more...)

Spectrum Welcomes Pianist Beth Levin TodaySpectrum Welcomes Pianist Beth Levin Today
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2013

Spectrum presents an afternoon recital with virtuoso pianist Beth Levin today, May 5th at 3. The program features a world premiere by Andrew Rudin, a New York premiere by David Del Tredici and works by Scott Wheeler, Yehudi Wyner, Johannes Brahms, Franz Schubert and Michael Rose. (more...)

Judy Blazer and More Set for LEND ME A TENOR, Kicking Off Bay Street Theatre's 2013 Season, TodayJudy Blazer and More Set for LEND ME A TENOR, Kicking Off Bay Street Theatre's 2013 Season, Today
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2013

Bay Street Theatre begins the 2013 Mainstage Season with Lend Me a Tenor (May 28 - June 23). This hilarious Ken Ludwig comedy, under the direction of Don Stephenson, includes Judy Blazer, Scott Cote, Betsy DiLellio, Donna English, Nancy Johnston, Noah Plomgren, Steve Rosen and Roland Rusinek as its hilarious cast. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Boykan and BMOP Present Boykan's ORCHESTRAL WORKSBWW Reviews: Boykan and BMOP Present Boykan's ORCHESTRAL WORKS
by Marakay Rogers - May 26, 2013

The Boston Modern Orchestra Project provides a fine recording of Martin Boykan's works for full orchestra, with soloists Macomber and Sylvan (more...)

Dvorak and Brahms Conclude Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Season Tonight and TomorrowDvorak and Brahms Conclude Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Season Tonight and Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2013

Utah Symphony Associate Conductor Vladimir Kulenovic brings the Utah Symphony's 2012-13 Masterwork Series to a spectacular close by conducting two master composers' stunning works. (more...)

Audra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre, 6/15Audra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre, 6/15
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2013

Audra McDonald will perform her only Berkshire solo performance on June 15 at 8pm at The Colonial Theatre accompanied by pianist Andy Einhorn. (more...)

Audra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre, 6/15Audra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre, 6/15
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2013

Audra McDonald will perform her only Berkshire solo performance on June 15 at 8pm at The Colonial Theatre accompanied by pianist Andy Einhorn. (more...)

Judy Blazer and More Set for LEND ME A TENOR, Kicking Off Bay Street Theatre's 2013 Season, 5/28Judy Blazer and More Set for LEND ME A TENOR, Kicking Off Bay Street Theatre's 2013 Season, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2013

Bay Street Theatre begins the 2013 Mainstage Season with Lend Me a Tenor (May 28 - June 23). This hilarious Ken Ludwig comedy, under the direction of Don Stephenson, includes Judy Blazer, Scott Cote, Betsy DiLellio, Donna English, Nancy Johnston, Noah Plomgren, Steve Rosen and Roland Rusinek as its hilarious cast. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2013

The mighty forces of the William J. Gillespie concert organ pair with fleeting violin passages and an orchestral rhapsody during Pacific Symphony's next classical concert, 'Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony,' featuring music by the French Romantics. The program opens with Emmanuel Chabrier's 'España,' the composer's most famous orchestral composition, inspired by Spanish music and dances. Taking place tonight through Saturday, May 2-4 at 8 p.m. in the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. (more...)

Jacques Lacombe to Conduct NJSO in RITE OF SPRING, 6/7-9Jacques Lacombe to Conduct NJSO in RITE OF SPRING, 6/7-9
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2013

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra present Stravinsky's groundbreaking, riot-inducing The Rite of Spring on its 2012-13 classical season finale program, June 7-9 in Newark and Morristown. The NJSO opens the program with the Prelude and 'Liebestod' from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde as part of a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the composer's birth; the program also features the concert suite from Debussy's Pelleas et Melisande. (more...)

Principal Dancer Irina Dvorovenko Gives Final Performance with American Ballet Theatre TonightPrincipal Dancer Irina Dvorovenko Gives Final Performance with American Ballet Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2013

Irina Dvorovenko, a Principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre since 2000, will give her final performance with the Company tonight, May 18, 2013 at the Metropolitan Opera House in the role of Tatiana in Onegin. Dvorovenko will dance opposite Cory Stearns in the role of Eugene Onegin. (more...)

Works by Mackey, Tchaikovsky and Wagner Set for New Jersey Symphony Concert, Now thru 5/19Works by Mackey, Tchaikovsky and Wagner Set for New Jersey Symphony Concert, Now thru 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2013

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra present Tchaikovsky's mighty Fifth Symphony on a concert program that features the East Coast premiere of Steven Mackey's Stumble to Grace Concerto for Piano and Orchestra with pianist Orli Shaham. The Orchestra performs the Princeton University professor's concerto as part of the New Jersey Roots Project, which celebrates the music of composers whose artistic identity has been influenced by their time in the Garden State. (more...)

Nicolas Horvath Releases FRANZ LISZT Christus AlbumNicolas Horvath Releases FRANZ LISZT Christus Album
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2013

French pianist Nicolas Horvath is heard in his recording debut with this fascinating solo piano version of Liszt's monumental oratorio Christus. This world premiere recording retraces the Life of Christ via a series of musical frescoes in which the composer seemingly runs through the entire history of music — from Gregorian chant through Romantic virtuosity to avant-garde expressionism. “I could not begin my recording career with anything better than a world premiere by Liszt,” Horvath told Piano Bleu, “I have admired the music and the life of Franz Liszt for so many years: his large generosity of spirit, a limitless curiosity … his music was a mirror of his time.” The new recording from Editions Hortus is available from Allegro Classical on May 14. (more...)

Billy Crystal to Bring Tony-Winning 700 SUNDAYS Back to Broadway's Imperial Theatre; November 5 - January 5Billy Crystal to Bring Tony-Winning 700 SUNDAYS Back to Broadway's Imperial Theatre; November 5 - January 5
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2013

Billy Crystal will return to Broadway this fall for a 9-week-only limited engagement of his Tony Award-winning, record-breaking play 700 SUNDAYS. This will mark the final engagement of this production. Previews will begin Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at the Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street) with opening night scheduled for Wednesday, November 13, 2013 and a final performance set for Sunday, January 5, 2014. 700 SUNDAYSis performed and written by Mr. Crystal with additional content by Alan Zweibel and direction by Des McAnuff. (more...)

Christine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko, Shonn Wiley to Star in ON YOUR TOESChristine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko, Shonn Wiley to Star in ON YOUR TOES
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2013

Christine Baranski, Kelli Barrett, Walter Bobbie, Jeremy Cohen, Dalton Harrod, Randy Skinner, Shonn Wiley, Karen Ziemba,New York City Ballet Principaldancer Joaquin De Luz and American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Irina Dvorovenkowill star in Rodgers and Hart's On Your Toes, the final Encores! presentation of the 2012-13 New York City Center season. Directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle, On Your Toes will have guest music direction by Encores! founding music director Rob Fisher and will play seven performances, from May 8 - 12 at New York City Center, W. 55th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues). The "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" ballet, originally choreographed by George Balanchine, will be staged by Susan Pilarre, who served as a Ballet Mistress of the show's 1983 Broadway Revival. (more...)

Pianist Beth Levin Showcases Beethoven Sonatas on A SINGLE BREATHPianist Beth Levin Showcases Beethoven Sonatas on A SINGLE BREATH
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2013

PARMA Recordings presents A Single Breath, New York based pianist Beth Levin's magnificent live performance recording of the final three Beethoven Sonatas, Op. 109-111. Recorded on April 20, 2012 at Faust Harrison Pianos in New York, A Single Breath is being released on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 on PARMA's Navona Records label. (more...)

Spectrum to Welcome Pianist Beth Levin, 5/5Spectrum to Welcome Pianist Beth Levin, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2013

Spectrum presents an afternoon recital with virtuoso pianist Beth Levin on Sunday, May 5th at 3. The program features a world premiere by Andrew Rudin, a New York premiere by David Del Tredici and works by Scott Wheeler, Yehudi Wyner, Johannes Brahms, Franz Schubert and Michael Rose. (more...)

Jacques Lacombe Conducts NJSO in RITE OF SPRING TonightJacques Lacombe Conducts NJSO in RITE OF SPRING Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2013

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra present Stravinsky's groundbreaking, riot-inducing The Rite of Spring on its 2012-13 classical season finale program, tonight, June 7-9 in Newark and Morristown. The NJSO opens the program with the Prelude and 'Liebestod' from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde as part of a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the composer's birth; the program also features the concert suite from Debussy's Pelleas et Melisande. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- Gregg Barnes on Creating the KINKY BOOTS HeelBWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- Gregg Barnes on Creating the KINKY BOOTS Heel
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 7, 2013

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Gregg Barnes, a nominee for Best Costume Design of a Musical for Kinky Boots. Check out what he had to say below! (more...)

Brooklyn Philharmonic Returns to BAM TonightBrooklyn Philharmonic Returns to BAM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2013

The Brooklyn Philharmonic is returning to the Brooklyn Academy Of Music (BAM) as part of a revised Spring season for the first time in three years. (more...)

NY Phil and Giants Are Small Open A DANCER'S DREAM TonightNY Phil and Giants Are Small Open A DANCER'S DREAM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

The New York Philharmonic will present A Dancer's Dream: Two Works by Stravinsky, a multidisciplinary, theatrical reimagining of the ballets The Fairy's Kiss and Petrushka, created by Giants Are Small. Sara Mearns, New York City Ballet principal dancer, will star in the production, which will be conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert, directed and designed by Doug Fitch, choreographed by Karole Armitage, and produced by Edouard Getaz - tonight, June 27, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, June 28 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, June 29 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

GMF Vie, a Subsidiary of GMF Insurance, Boosts Conversion Rates as Much as 300% on Specific Campaigns Using KXEN's InfiniteInsight
GMF Vie, a Subsidiary of GMF Insurance, Boosts Conversion Rates as Much as 300% on Specific Campaigns Using KXEN's InfiniteInsight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

KXEN, the leading provider of predictive analytics for business users, today announced that GMF Vie is realizing a 200-300% increase in conversion rates for marketing campaigns targeting the top 10% highest-ranked customers identified by predictive models built with KXEN's flagship product, InfiniteInsight. (more...)

Area Student Musicians to Join Atlanta Symphony for Side-By-Side Concert, TodayArea Student Musicians to Join Atlanta Symphony for Side-By-Side Concert, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2013

Student musicians from the Atlanta area, including members of the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra (ASYO) and Talent Development Program (TDP), will perform a Side-By-Side Concert with members of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra today, June 27, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. in Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center. Staff Conductor Jere Flint will lead the musicians in a program featuring the Prelude to Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Bizet's Carmen Suite No. 1, and selections from Stravinsky's The Firebird and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, among others. (more...)

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Names New President & COO James RoeNew Jersey Symphony Orchestra Names New President & COO James Roe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2013

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra has named James Roe its new President & CEO and Susan Stucker its COO. Roe has been NJSO Acting Principal Oboe since 2011 and was previously Artistic and Executive Director of The Helicon Foundation. Stucker, previously the NJSO's Vice President of Operations & General Manager, had been serving as NJSO Interim President & CEO. (more...)

Mark Morris Dance Group's L'ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO Set for Luminato Festival, Now thru June 23Mark Morris Dance Group's L'ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO Set for Luminato Festival, Now thru June 23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2013

Luminato Festival will host the Canadian premiere of the Mark Morris Dance Group's iconic L'Allegro, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO. The performances will run from today, June 21-23 at the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, as part of the 7th Annual Luminato Festival. (more...)

Lincoln Center Announces 2013 White Light Festival Lineup, 10/24-11/23Lincoln Center Announces 2013 White Light Festival Lineup, 10/24-11/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2013

Ehrenkranz Artistic Director Jane Moss today announced the roster for Lincoln Center's fourth multidisciplinary White Light Festival, October 24 through November 23, 2013. The Festival's focus is music's capacity to illuminate the many dimensions of our interior lives, with a particular emphasis this year on the power of the voice. Spanning numerous musical traditions, genres, and disciplines, the Festival will offer 23 performances, films, and events featuring seven premieres and debuts by artists and companies from more than a dozen countries, including France, India, the Netherlands, Spain, Germany, the U.K., Mali, Estonia, Italy, Austria, Canada and the U.S. New to this edition of the Festival is White Light on Film, film screenings followed by discussions with their directors. Other Festival components include: a panel discussion focused on the subject of time, pre- and post-performance artist discussions, and the popular post-performance White Light Lounges. (more...)

Audra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre TonightAudra McDonald Performs Berkshire Solo Concert at The Colonial Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

Audra McDonald will perform her only Berkshire solo performance tonight, June 15 at 8pm at The Colonial Theatre accompanied by pianist Andy Einhorn. (more...)

Mark Morris Dance Group's L'ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO Set for Luminato Festival, 6/21-23Mark Morris Dance Group's L'ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO Set for Luminato Festival, 6/21-23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2013

Luminato Festival will host the Canadian premiere of the Mark Morris Dance Group's iconic L'Allegro, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO. The performances will run from June 21-23 at the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, as part of the 7th Annual Luminato Festival. (more...)

Area Student Musicians to Join Atlanta Symphony for Side-By-Side Concert, 6/27Area Student Musicians to Join Atlanta Symphony for Side-By-Side Concert, 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

Student musicians from the Atlanta area, including members of the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra (ASYO) and Talent Development Program (TDP), will perform a Side-By-Side Concert with members of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. in Atlanta Symphony Hall at the Woodruff Arts Center. Staff Conductor Jere Flint will lead the musicians in a program featuring the Prelude to Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Bizet's Carmen Suite No. 1, and selections from Stravinsky's The Firebird and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, among others. (more...)

George Benjamin to Release Recording of New Opera WRITTEN ON SKIN, 7/9George Benjamin to Release Recording of New Opera WRITTEN ON SKIN, 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2013

Predicted to become 'one of the defining operas of the early 21st century' by Opera Today, Nimbus' highly-anticipated world premiere recording of George Benjamin's Written on Skin will be available in North American on July 9 from Allegro Classical. (more...)

Patti LuPone Headlines New Jersey Symphony's Pops Program TonightPatti LuPone Headlines New Jersey Symphony's Pops Program Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2013

Two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone headlines the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's 2012-13 NJSO POPS season finale in Newark and New Brunswick, tonight, June 1 and tomorrow, June 2. (more...)

Alan Gilbert and the NY Philharmonic to Present A DANCER'S DREAM in Collaboration With Giants Are SmallAlan Gilbert and the NY Philharmonic to Present A DANCER'S DREAM in Collaboration With Giants Are Small
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2013

The New York Philharmonic will present A Dancer's Dream: Two Works by Stravinsky, a multidisciplinary, theatrical reimagining of the ballets The Fairy's Kiss and Petrushka, created by Giants Are Small. Sara Mearns, New York City Ballet principal dancer, will star in the production, which will be conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert, directed and designed by Doug Fitch, choreographed by Karole Armitage, and produced by Edouard Getaz - Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, June 28 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, June 29 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Allegro's 'Appetizer Series' to Kick Off at The Ware Center, 4/19Allegro's 'Appetizer Series' to Kick Off at The Ware Center, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2013

On Friday, April 19, at 6:45, the popular chamber orchestra 'Allegro' presents a brand new, very different way to enjoy classical music: 'Music in the Round - Lancaster's Music Hour', aptly named the 'Appetizer Series.' (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2013

The Hallé Orchestra and conductor Sir Mark Elder's “magnificent” (Financial Times) new recording of Elgar's oratorio The Apostles, a retelling of Christ's Passion from the viewpoint of His followers, arrives at last in North America, following a cluster of superlative reviews in the UK. The Sunday Telegraph declares it a performance of “such insight, splendour and breadth of interpretive vision that one can't imagine it being surpassed” while Gramophone insists, “a set absolutely not to be missed.” The live performance, recorded in Manchester's Bridgewater Hall in 2012, appears on the orchestra's own Hallé label on 2 CDs, available now from Allegro Classical. (more...)

NJSO Hosts FRIDAY NIGHT OUT LGBT Event Featuring Music by Strauss TonightNJSO Hosts FRIDAY NIGHT OUT LGBT Event Featuring Music by Strauss Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2013

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Friday Night Out-an LGBT event-tonight, April 5, at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark. The NJSO will host a post-concert champagne and dessert reception-set to the jazz-age sounds of the Michael Arenella Trio-for ticketholders who are LGBT community members and friends. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2013

The mighty forces of the William J. Gillespie concert organ pair with fleeting violin passages and an orchestral rhapsody during Pacific Symphony's next classical concert, 'Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony,' featuring music by the French Romantics. The program opens with Emmanuel Chabrier's 'España,' the composer's most famous orchestral composition, inspired by Spanish music and dances. Taking place Thursday through Saturday, May 2-4 at 8 p.m. in the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. (more...)

Wu Man Featured on ELEGANT PIPA CLASSICS by Wind MusicWu Man Featured on ELEGANT PIPA CLASSICS by Wind Music
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2013

Taiwanese-based independent record label Wind Music has released the new album Elegant Pipa Classics, featuring internationally renowned pipa player, Wu Man. The album, which is available on iTunes and the website CD Baby (www.cdbaby.com/cd/wuman), is comprised of a total of six tracks each featuring both ancient traditional Eastern tunes and modern works inspired by those ancient melodies. Joining Wu Man on the album are Taiwanese instrumentalists Li Kong-yuan on guqin, Huang Jheng-ming on erhu, and Xu Man-xuan on guzheng. (more...)

NJ Symphony Presents 16th Annual UJA Benefit Concert TodayNJ Symphony Presents 16th Annual UJA Benefit Concert Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2013

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ present the 16th annual benefit concert in support of the United Jewish Appeal of MetroWest NJ (UJA) today, April 21, at 3 pm, at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) in Newark. Clarinetist David Krakauer joins the Orchestra for Mozart's Clarinet Concerto, along with traditional klezmer works Synagogue Wail and Der Heyser Bulgar. Guest conductor Stefan Sanderling leads the Orchestra in the one-performance-only program, which opens with Copland's Appalachian Spring. (more...)

Clarinetist David Krakauer Performs as Soloist with NJ Symphony Orchestra TodayClarinetist David Krakauer Performs as Soloist with NJ Symphony Orchestra Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2013

Clarinetist David Krakauer will be the featured soloist with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra led by Stefan Sanderling today, April 21, 2013 at 3pm, at The New Jersey Performing Arts Center (One Center Street, Newark). (more...)

InDepth InterView: Julian Ovenden Talks RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN AT THE MOVIES, SUNDAY In Paris, DOWNTON ABBEY, SMASH, 1ST NIGHT & MoreInDepth InterView: Julian Ovenden Talks RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN AT THE MOVIES, SUNDAY In Paris, DOWNTON ABBEY, SMASH, 1ST NIGHT & More
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 20, 2013

Today we are talking to a charming and affable presence onstage and onscreen who has scored in a wide range of roles in the West End and throughout the UK from his work as Bobby in COMPANY to MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, MARGUERITE and many more to, now, starring in the Theatre du Chatelet production of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE in the title role, Julian Ovenden. In addition to revealing details about the Paris Sondheim production, Ovenden also offers thoughts on his Sondheim work in general. Additionally, Ovenden illustrates his impressions of two spectacular small screen ventures - essaying the role of JFK in the musical-within-the-series on SMASH as well as preparing to play a pivotal role in the new season of DOWNTON ABBEY. Most importantly, Ovenden shares his deep affection for the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein and discusses his participation in the stupendous RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN AT THE MOVIES and his continuing collaboration with master conductor John Wilson. Plus, Ovenden muses on potential future parts he would consider playing, shares details of his time in Maury Yeston's DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY Off-Broadway, working with Sarah Brightman on the new feature film 1ST NIGHT - and much, much more! (more...)

NJ Symphony Presents an All-Gershwin POPS Program, 4/19-20NJ Symphony Presents an All-Gershwin POPS Program, 4/19-20
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2013

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents an all-Gershwin NJSO POPS program in New Brunswick and Newark, tonight, April 19 and the 20th. Conductor Gerald Steichen returns to the NJSO stage to conduct the Orchestra in Gershwin favorites including An American in Paris, Cuban Overture and selections from Porgy and Bess and Girl Crazy, along with songs from the composer's rich canon. (more...)

Allegro's 'Appetizer Series' Kicks Off at The Ware Center TodayAllegro's 'Appetizer Series' Kicks Off at The Ware Center Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2013

Tonight, April 19, at 6:45, the popular chamber orchestra 'Allegro' presents a brand new, very different way to enjoy classical music: 'Music in the Round - Lancaster's Music Hour', aptly named the 'Appetizer Series.' (more...)

Devon Carney and Yves de Bouteiller Join Faculty for Shreveport Ballet Summer Intensive, 7/22-26Devon Carney and Yves de Bouteiller Join Faculty for Shreveport Ballet Summer Intensive, 7/22-26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2013

Devon Carney, Associate Artistic Director of the Cincinnati Ballet, and Yves de Bouteiller, former principal dancer of the Milwaukee Ballet and Ballet du Nord, will be on the faculty for the Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet's Summer Intensive from July 22-26, 2013 in Shreveport, Louisiana. (more...)

Patti LuPone to Headline New Jersey Symphony's Pops Program, 6/1-2Patti LuPone to Headline New Jersey Symphony's Pops Program, 6/1-2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2013

Two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone headlines the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's 2012-13 NJSO POPS season finale in Newark and New Brunswick, June 1-2. The legendary diva, who last appeared with the NJSO in 2009, will perform songs from her latest album, 'Far Away Places,' backed for the first time by full orchestra. The star of Broadway's Gypsy will also sing signature songs from her illustrious career on stage and screen. Rob Fisher conducts. (more...)

William Christie Conducts Les Arts Florissants in DAVID ET JONATHAS at BAM, Now thru 4/21William Christie Conducts Les Arts Florissants in DAVID ET JONATHAS at BAM, Now thru 4/21
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2013

Following their landmark revival of Atys in 2011, esteemed conductor William Christie and his early music ensemble Les Arts Florissants return to BAM with another French Baroque gem: David et Jonathas, in a production directed by the general manager of Zurich Opera House Andreas Homoki, making his US debut. (more...)

Christine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko, Shonn Wiley to Star in ON YOUR TOESChristine Baranski, Irina Dvorovenko, Shonn Wiley to Star in ON YOUR TOES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2013

Christine Baranski, Kelli Barrett, Walter Bobbie, Jeremy Cohen, Dalton Harrod, Randy Skinner, Shonn Wiley, Karen Ziemba,New York City Ballet Principaldancer Joaquin De Luz and American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Irina Dvorovenkowill star in Rodgers and Hart's On Your Toes, the final Encores! presentation of the 2012-13 New York City Center season. Directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle, On Your Toes will have guest music direction by Encores! founding music director Rob Fisher and will play seven performances, from May 8 - 12 at New York City Center, W. 55th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues). The "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" ballet, originally choreographed by George Balanchine, will be staged by Susan Pilarre, who served as a Ballet Mistress of the show's 1983 Broadway Revival. (more...)

BWW Remembers: Maria Tallchief--January 24, 1925 - April 11, 2013BWW Remembers: Maria Tallchief--January 24, 1925 - April 11, 2013
by Barnett Serchuk - Apr 13, 2013

Maria Tallchief, the first Native American to win acclaim as a prima ballerina, passed away on April 11, 2013. While she worked with many companies and choreographers, she is most renowned for her collaboration with George Balanchine, first at The Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo and then, most importantly and famously, at the New York City Ballet. She was married to Balanchine from 1946 until 1952 when the marriage was annulled. Despite this interruption in their private lives they continued their professional association. (more...)

New Jersey Symphony Performs All-Tchaikovsky Program, Now thru 4/14New Jersey Symphony Performs All-Tchaikovsky Program, Now thru 4/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2013

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra present an all-Tchaikovsky program featuring Variations on a Rococo Theme, performed by NJSO Principal Cello Jonathan Spitz, tonight, April 12-14 in Trenton, Red Bank and Englewood. The Polonaise from Eugene Onegin opens the program, which culminates in Tchaikovsky's mighty Fifth Symphony. (more...)

Works by Mackey, Tchaikovsky and Wagner Set for New Jersey Symphony Concert, 5/16-19Works by Mackey, Tchaikovsky and Wagner Set for New Jersey Symphony Concert, 5/16-19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2013

Music Director Jacques Lacombe and the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra present Tchaikovsky's mighty Fifth Symphony on a concert program that features the East Coast premiere of Steven Mackey's Stumble to Grace Concerto for Piano and Orchestra with pianist Orli Shaham. The Orchestra performs the Princeton University professor's concerto as part of the New Jersey Roots Project, which celebrates the music of composers whose artistic identity has been influenced by their time in the Garden State. (more...)

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