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Woodshed Collective Presents EMPIRE TRAVEL AGENCY, Beg. TodayWoodshed Collective Presents EMPIRE TRAVEL AGENCY, Beg. Today
by BWW News Desk - September 9, 2014

Empire Travel Agency (ETA) is a show comprised of performance events ('trips') presented at multiple locations across the city. Featuring a cast of over 20 of New York's brightest performers and musicians, it's designed to allow New Yorkers to experience the city anew by re-imagining diverse pieces of architecture as settings for a series of unexpected happenings. From the Bethesda fountain to the L train, from the Bowery to your bathroom, ETA allows you to travel out of the mundane and into the inspired. (more...)
YOU WANT TO BE A WHAT?!? Premieres Tonight at Don't Tell MamaYOU WANT TO BE A WHAT?!? Premieres Tonight at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - September 9, 2014

He's been known variously as the first mime in America, America's foremost mime, and now the world's oldest active mime. Richmond Shepard, who continues to juggle a boatload of activities - from critic and writer, to teacher, performer and bon vivant - is pushing the envelope once again. His category-defying new show, 'You Want to Be a What?!?' premieres at Don't Tell Mama for a run of eight Tuesdays from tonight, September 9 to October 28. All shows at 9:15pm. (more...)
Premiere Reading of BLUEBIRDS by Joe Brondo Set for John Drew Theater TonightPremiere Reading of BLUEBIRDS by Joe Brondo Set for John Drew Theater Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 9, 2014

The premiere reading of Bluebirds by Joe Brondo will be held as part of the John Drew Theater Lab (JDTLab) tonight, September 9 at 7:30pm at the John Drew Theater at Guild Hall in East Hampton, NY. (more...)
Company XIV Presents World Premiere of ROCOCO ROUGE at New Manhattan Home, Now thru 11/2Company XIV Presents World Premiere of ROCOCO ROUGE at New Manhattan Home, Now thru 11/2
by BWW News Desk - September 9, 2014

Company XIV presents the World Premiere of Rococo Rouge, conceived, directed and choreographed by Austin McCormick. Rococo Rouge runs from today, September 9 to November 2, 2014 in a limited 8-week engagement at Company XIV's new intimate, 100-seat theatre-lounge home, XIV, located at 428 Lafayette Street, between Astor Place and East 4th Street in New York City. Previews begin tonight, September 9 for a September 20 opening. (more...)
Lower East Side Jewish Conservancy to Host Upper West Side South Walking Tour, 10/26Lower East Side Jewish Conservancy to Host Upper West Side South Walking Tour, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

The Lower East Side Jewish Conservancy presents the Jewish Upper West Side South walking tour, led by urban historian Marty Shore on Sunday, October 26 at 10:45 AM. (more...)
Hoop Alchemy For Performance to Kick Off 10-Week Program, 10/11; Free Workshops Set for This MonthHoop Alchemy For Performance to Kick Off 10-Week Program, 10/11; Free Workshops Set for This Month
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

Remember as a kid that hula-hoop that everyone tried to swing around their waist as many times as possible? Well, it is back, but this time for a therapeutic advantage. Hoop Alchemy For Performance is an amazing new means of helping actors; dancers and other performers overcome any obstacles in the pursuit of perfecting their craft. (more...)
URBAN MOMFARE Extends Run in 2014 FringeNYC Encore Series, 9/21-28URBAN MOMFARE Extends Run in 2014 FringeNYC Encore Series, 9/21-28
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

Urban Momfare has been selected to extend its run at the FringeNYC Encore Series after a critically acclaimed run at the 2014 New York International Fringe Festival in August. Book by Pamela Weiler Grayson and Alice Jankell, music and lyrics by Pamela Weiler Grayson, directed by Alice Jankell and musical direction by Clare Cooper. Urban Momfare is being produced by Emerging Artists Theatre Company (EAT). A workshop performance of the musical was previously presented at EAT's New Work Series in March of 2013. (more...)
New York Live Arts to Present Jennifer Monson's LIVE DANCING ARCHIVE, 10/15-18New York Live Arts to Present Jennifer Monson's LIVE DANCING ARCHIVE, 10/15-18
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

New York Live Arts presents Jennifer Monson's Live Dancing Archive, October 15 - 18 at 7:30pm in the New York Live Arts Theater as part of the Replay Series. (more...)
Deborah Voigt, David Hyde Pierce and More Set for WQXR & Carnegie Hall's 2014-15 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE SeriesDeborah Voigt, David Hyde Pierce and More Set for WQXR & Carnegie Hall's 2014-15 CARNEGIE HALL LIVE Series
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

This fall, WQXR, New York City's classical music station and CARNEGIE HALL will once again bring concerts from the renowned concert hall to national and international audiences through live and recorded broadcasts and webcasts of 12 concerts from the 2014-15 season. (more...)
Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct NY Philharmonic with Pianist Jeremy Denk, 10/16-18Esa-Pekka Salonen to Conduct NY Philharmonic with Pianist Jeremy Denk, 10/16-18
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

Esa-Pekka Salonen will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Beethoven's King Stephen Overture; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, with pianist Jeremy Denk in his Philharmonic debut; and Stravinsky's The Firebird (complete), Thursday, October 16, 2014, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, October 17 at 8:00 p.m.; and Saturday, October 18 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)
Critic John Lahr to Talk Tennessee Williams Biography at The Players This MonthCritic John Lahr to Talk Tennessee Williams Biography at The Players This Month
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

The Shakespeare Guild's 2014-15 season will open with a conversation that will launch the U.S. author tour for a biography that actress Helen Mirren calls 'a masterpiece about a genius.' Only John Lahr, she says, 'with his perceptions about the theater, about writers, about poetry, and about people, could have written this book.' John Lahr will discuss his acclaimed biography of Tennessee Williams on Wednesday, September 24, at 6 p.m. at The Players. (more...)
TRU's Young Patrons and Artists Circle to Host First Annual Fall Fundraiser and Party, 9/10TRU's Young Patrons and Artists Circle to Host First Annual Fall Fundraiser and Party, 9/10
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU)'s Young Patrons and Artists Circle announces theFirst Annual Fall Fundraiser and Cocktail Party on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 7-11pm at Pera SoHo, 54 Thompson Street, NYC. (more...)
Constance Cooper to Perform Solo Set of Poems at the Bowery Poetry Club, 9/14Constance Cooper to Perform Solo Set of Poems at the Bowery Poetry Club, 9/14
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2014

On September 14, 2014, Constance Cooper will appear as a soloist in the 9/11 Cultural Festival in a solo set of poems about violence and loss by the Polish Nobel-prizewinning poet Wyslawa Szymborska. Miss Cooper will play her signature setup, a piano and an electric keyboard tuned a quartertone apart, used for its remarkable ability to capture the elusive quasi-pitches of the speaking voice. (more...)
12 Miles North Kicks Off 8th Annual 'Take Me to the River' Festival Today12 Miles North Kicks Off 8th Annual 'Take Me to the River' Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2014

12 Miles North today announced the lineup for its 8th Annual Take Me to the River Festival Music and Arts Festival, which will comprise 21 live concerts, two dance performances, over a dozen local food and beverage trucks, new art installations, and a plethora of fun, workshops and outdoor children's activities, September 6th 12:00 - 10:00pm. More than 2,000 people will gather to celebrate one of the final Festivals of the summer season. See below for complete program and ticket information. (more...)
Sweet Pie Returns to Joe's Pub After 30 Years TonightSweet Pie Returns to Joe's Pub After 30 Years Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2014

Sweet Pie, aka Paul Winer, dubbed the Baron of Bare-Assed Boogie Woogie and Blues, ends a 30-year hiatus at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater tonight, September 6th, 2014 at 9:30pm. (more...)
Harris Diamant's HEADONICS Exhibition Opens Today at Luise Ross GalleryHarris Diamant's HEADONICS Exhibition Opens Today at Luise Ross Gallery
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2014

Harris Diamant's HEADONICS exhibition will open today, September 6 at Luise Ross Gallery in New York City. (more...)
Harold Clurman Lab Premieres Dennis Staroselsky's JUST ABOUT CURED, Now thru 9/18Harold Clurman Lab Premieres Dennis Staroselsky's JUST ABOUT CURED, Now thru 9/18
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2014

The Harold Clurman Lab Theater, the professional wing of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting, is proud to present the world premiere of Just About Cured by Dennis Staroselsky. Directed by Ian Morgan, Just About Cured will play from today, September 6 through 18. (more...)
Lincoln Center to Open New Public Art Installation by John Gerrard, 10/3Lincoln Center to Open New Public Art Installation by John Gerrard, 10/3
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Lincoln Center, in association with Public Art Fund, is presenting a new digital commission, Solar Reserve (Tonopah, Nevada) 2014, by Irish artist John Gerrard, it was announced today by Jed Bernstein, President, Lincoln Center. (more...)
Ballet Academy East Adds Class for Dancers with Parkinson's DiseaseBallet Academy East Adds Class for Dancers with Parkinson's Disease
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Ballet Academy East has announced the addition of a dance class called Dance for PD for people with Parkinson's this fall on Fridays from 11:00-12:15pm at Ballet Academy East, 1651 Third Avenue, NYC. (more...)
Carbon Cello Productions to Present MYTHOS as Part of New York Super Week, 10/6Carbon Cello Productions to Present MYTHOS as Part of New York Super Week, 10/6
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Carbon Cello Productions and Peter Sachon, in conjunction with New York Comic Con 2014 and the first annual New York Super Week Festival, will present a thrilling and unique concert experience, MYTHOS, a showcase of great music from across the spectrum of modern orchestral genres -- music from the concert stage, video games, television and film -- featuring the all-star orchestra The Third Estate, conducted by Grammy Award nominee, Austin Wintory, composer of Journey. (more...)
Photo Flash: Kickoff Cocktail Reception for Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Anniversary JubileePhoto Flash: Kickoff Cocktail Reception for Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Anniversary Jubilee
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Longtime arts patrons Ann and William Van Ness welcomed guests to their art filled townhouse for a very special kickoff cocktail reception for the committees and honorees of the upcoming ROLEX presents NEW YORK NEW YORK a helluva town - Career Transition For Dancers' 29th Anniversary Jubilee which takes place Monday, October 6, 2014 followed by dinner at The Grand Ballroom at The Hilton New York. Scroll down for photos from the soiree! (more...)
Verna Gillis to Bring 'TALES FROM GERIASSIC PARK' to United Solo, 10/5-23Verna Gillis to Bring 'TALES FROM GERIASSIC PARK' to United Solo, 10/5-23
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

This past June Verna Gillis turned 72...and this fall, the writer & performer will offer three performances of her laugh-out-loud solo show TALES FROM GERIASSIC PARK - On the Verge of Extinction as a part of the United Solo Theatre Festival (10/5 at 6pm) and the She-Devil Comedy Festival (10/22 at 7:30pm & 10/23 at 7pm). (more...)
Edward Thorp Gallery to Open Group Exhibit JUNCTION, 9/12Edward Thorp Gallery to Open Group Exhibit JUNCTION, 9/12
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Edward Thorp Gallery has announced Junction, a group exhibition of recent painting from six contemporary artists. All the works exhibit a vocabulary of highly expressive and personal imagery. These artists raise enduring questions about painting and the framing of visual issues around its language such as process, form and authorship. The exhibition will be on view September 12 through October 25, 2014. (more...)
Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter to Launch Six-Event Carnegie Hall Perspectives Series, 10/1Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter to Launch Six-Event Carnegie Hall Perspectives Series, 10/1
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter--widely recognized as a champion of new music as well as for her commitment to artistic excellence, dedication to the growth of classical music, and for her support of young artists--presents a six-concert Carnegie Hall Perspectives series throughout the 2014-2015 season, demonstrating all of her core artistic interests. Ms. Mutter champions 20th- and 21st-century violin repertoire throughout her series, including contemporary works written for her by Sebastian Currier, Norbert Moret, and Andre Previn. (more...)
Company XIV to Present World Premiere of ROCOCO ROUGE at New Manhattan Home, 9/9-11/2Company XIV to Present World Premiere of ROCOCO ROUGE at New Manhattan Home, 9/9-11/2
by BWW News Desk - September 5, 2014

Company XIV presents the World Premiere of Rococo Rouge, conceived, directed and choreographed by Austin McCormick. Rococo Rouge runs from September 9 to November 2, 2014 in a limited 8-week engagement at Company XIV's new intimate, 100-seat theatre-lounge home, XIV, located at 428 Lafayette Street, between Astor Place and East 4th Street in New York City. Previews begin September 9 for a September 20 opening. (more...)

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