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Peter Danish

Peter Danish Peter Danish is an award-winning author and playwright. He is also a Media Marketing Consultant and Classical Arts Presenter. He is a founding member of ArtsRock, where he presented concerts with such world renowned artists as Grammy winning Classical Guitarist Sharon Isbin, Grammy winning Violinist Marc O'Connor, The Eroica Trio, The American Brass Quintet, The New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet, Alec Baldwin, Louis Black and Robert Klein. At The Riverspace Performing Arts Center, he presented such artists as Meryl Streep, Jonathan Demme, Bill T. Jones, Bill Irwin, Mike Nichols, Ani Di Franco, Eve Ensler, Pete Seeger, Ellen Burstyn, Edward Albee and Kathleen Turner. He has programmed concerts and educational programs for a multitude of local arts organizations including the American National Opera and the Westchester Hudson Opera, and has lectured on opera and classical music in schools and libraries as part of their outreach programs. For over two decades he has served as Director of Marketing for NBC, Vice President of Marketing for Telemundo, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Azteca TV Network, and Marketing Consultant to PBS. He is a member of the Dramatist Guild of America, The Wagner Society of N.Y. and Board of Trustees of the award-winning classical concert series, The Carnegie Room Concerts at the Nyack Library. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Ad Age, Ad Week and Media Week.


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BWW Feature: PALISADES AMUSEMENT PARK To Become a New Musical PhotoBWW Feature: PALISADES AMUSEMENT PARK To Become a New Musical
Posted: Feb. 3, 2022


BWW Review: MASQUERADE:  THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER at White Plains Performing  PhotoBWW Review: MASQUERADE: THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER at White Plains Performing Arts Center
Posted: Oct. 12, 2021


BWW Previews: HART ISLAND SUITE BY ANITA BROWN at Lyndhurst Mansion, Tarrytown PhotoBWW Previews: HART ISLAND SUITE BY ANITA BROWN at Lyndhurst Mansion, Tarrytown
Posted: Aug. 18, 2021


BWW Previews: JOSHUA BELL at Tarrytown Music Hall On June 9th, 2021 PhotoBWW Previews: JOSHUA BELL at Tarrytown Music Hall On June 9th, 2021
Posted: Jun. 8, 2021


BWW Previews: HONDURAS at Hopper House PhotoBWW Previews: HONDURAS at Hopper House
Posted: Jun. 23, 2021


BWW Review: LA BOHEME Returns to The MET PhotoBWW Review: LA BOHEME Returns to The MET
Posted: Jan. 20, 2022


BWW Feature: PALISADES AMUSEMENT PARK To Become a New Musical
February 3, 2022

What do Benny Goodman, Cab Calloway, Tony Bennett, Diana Ross and Michael Jackson all have in common? Each of these legends once graced the stage of Palisades Amusement Park! Now a spectacular new musical is in the works celebrating the glory days of 'America's Amusement Park' and some very big names have already thrown their support behind the show. For over one hundred years, Palisades Amusement Park was the most popular amusement park in the entire world! It was immortalized in numerous movies and was the title of a #1 Billboard hit from Freddie Boom-Boom Cannon. Now the producers are inviting fans who love Palisades Amusement Park to be a part of the action!

BWW Review: LA BOHEME Returns to The MET
January 20, 2022

Puccini's 'La Boheme,' returned for its second run of the season this week and cast and conductor delivered the goods. There's nothing to say that has not already been said about La Boheme as an opera and the famous Zeffirelli production, so we won't dwell on it.

BWW Feature: Maestro Yiannis Hadjiloizou & the Cyprus National Symphony Welcome Pope Francis at The Presidential Palace
December 31, 2021

Maestro Yiannis Hadjiloizou and the Cyprus National Symphony perform for Pope Francis.

BWW Feature: MAESTRO YIANNIS HADJILOIZOU TO LEAD CONCERT FOR POPE FRANCIS at Presidential Palace Of Cyprus
December 1, 2021

Pope Francis arrives in Cyprus December 2, 2021, in what is a historic event. The visit will last till December 4th, when the Pope is scheduled to visit Athens, Greece. This is the second time that a Leader of the Vatican State visits Cyprus.

BWW Previews: ASTOR PIAZZOLLA: TANGO NUEVO. A SPECIAL CENTENNIAL CONCERT BY YIANNIS HADJILOIZOU at Piraeus Municipal Theater
October 29, 2021

Astor Piazzolla: Tango Nuevo. A Special Centennial Concert by Yiannis Hadjiloizou, Musical and Artistic Director of the Athens Philharmonic.

BWW Review: MASQUERADE: THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER at White Plains Performing Arts Center
October 12, 2021

That said, any review of the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, (for readers who have been on Mars for the last half century: 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,' 'Jesus Christ Superstar,' 'Song and Dance', 'Aspects of Love', 'Evita,' 'The Phantom of the Opera,' 'Sunset Boulevard,' and 'School of Rock') must struggle with the dilemma of not what to include - but rather what to leave out.

BWW Previews: A MUSICAL SALUTE TO JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBERG at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center In Dallas
October 4, 2021

World-renowned pianist and composer Jeffrey Biegel to premiere of a brand-new work by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich honoring the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be performed by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas

BWW Previews: HART ISLAND SUITE BY ANITA BROWN at Lyndhurst Mansion, Tarrytown
August 18, 2021

The Hart Island Suite honors a family member and all one million souls who rest on Hart Island, NYC's public cemetery, Bronx, NY, and now includes victims of COVID-19, embracing their loved ones. Hart Island sits in the Long Island Sound, east of City Island.

BWW Previews: SILUETA at Power Street Theater
July 2, 2021

PST presents SILUETA, a new musical for Philadelphians, bringing the stories of immigrants and refugees to the front.

BWW Previews: HONDURAS at Hopper House
June 23, 2021

One Actor – 31 Roles in Benefit Performance of HONDURAS, Saturday and Sunday June 26 and June 27 at 5:00 pm. Edward Hopper House in Nyack NY

BWW Previews: JOSHUA BELL at Tarrytown Music Hall On June 9th, 2021
June 8, 2021

'Rock star' classical violinist Joshua Bell will be performing live at the Tarrytown Music Hall on 6/9/21, accompanied by Peter Dugan Piano. A rare opportunity to experience a world class performance in an intimate setting!

BWW Review: BLUE SKIES: AN AMERICAN SONG BOOK By Mario Frangoulis
May 25, 2021

BWW Review: BLUE SKIES: AN AMERICAN SONG BOOK BY MARIO FRANGOULIS

BWW Interview: Hershey Felder of HERSHEY FELDER AS PUCCINI at Florence, Italy
March 10, 2021

BWW Interview: Hershey Felder of HERSHEY FELDER AS PUCCINI at Florence, Italy

BWW Previews: WE NEED A LITTLE ELMWOOD at Elmwood Playhouse
December 21, 2020

BWW Previews: 'WE NEED A LITTLE ELMWOOD' at Elmwood Playhouse

BWW Interview: Hershey Felder of 'HERSHEY FELDER AS TCHAIKOWSKI' from Florence, Italy
December 17, 2020

BWW Interview: Hershey Felder of HERSHEY FELDER AS TCHAIKOWSKI at Florence, Italy

BWW Feature: NYACK CENTER'S 25TH ANNUAL MUSIC AND READINGS IN A HOLIDAY SPIRIT at The Nyack Center
December 8, 2020

NYACK CENTER'S 25TH ANNUAL MUSIC AND READINGS IN A HOLIDAY SPIRIT at The Nyack Center

BWW Review: A PARIS LOVE STORY: HERSHEY FELDER AS DEBUSSY at Florence, Italy
November 30, 2020

Over the last two decades, actor, pianist, Hershey Felder, has taken on the guise of many of classical music's greatest and most legendary figures: Beethoven, Mozart, Liszt, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, as well as American icons Gershwin, Berlin and Bernstein.

BWW Previews: HERSHEY FELDER AS DEBUSSY at Florence, Italy
November 19, 2020

Hershey Felder's latest livestream - one of his most deeply personal - airs this Sunday, November 22nd, 2020 at 5pm Pacific | 7pm Central | 8pm Eastern. As he prepares for the livestream, he took a few moments to talk with BroadwayWorld.com about the show and the state of theater during the pandemic.

BWW Feature: THE SHOW MUST GO ON(LINE)! at Penguin Repertory Theatre
November 19, 2020

STONY POINT, NY - NOVEMBER 16, 2020 - 'As theatres remain dark, Penguin Rep remains committed to making art and to connecting with our community,' says founding artistic director Joe Brancato. 'As we grapple with a way to tell stories given the continued closure of theatres, we are inspired by other challenging periods in history when Americans were distant but connected, and excited by the idea of working with different medium.'

BWW Review: Hershey Felder as GEORGE GERSHWIN ALONE LIVESTREAM from Florence.
September 16, 2020

BWW REVIEW: Hershey Felder of GEORGE GERSHWIN ALONE LIVESTREAM from Florence, Italy. Felder's 3rd LIVE Livestream is his best yet.



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