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ROMEO AND JULIET Return to DC For Annual Free For AllROMEO AND JULIET Return to DC For Annual Free For All
June 13, 2018

Free For All, one of the capital's cherished annual traditions, will return this summer to Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC), offering two weeks of free performances of the Company's 2016 production o... (more...)


Robert Trevino Extends Music Directorship Of Basque National OrchestraRobert Trevino Extends Music Directorship Of Basque National Orchestra
June 12, 2018

With audiences growing and reviews overwhelmingly positive, the Basque National Orchestra has extended - after only one year - Robert Trevino's tenure as Music Director. The fast-rising American condu... (more...)


Key Pianists, Now In Its Fourth Season, Returns To  Weill Recital Hall At Carnegie HallKey Pianists, Now In Its Fourth Season, Returns To Weill Recital Hall At Carnegie Hall
June 06, 2018

The imaginative and increasingly important Key Pianists concert series, founded by pianist Terry Eder in 2015, embarks on its fourth season with a recital by Norman Krieger, who 'owns a world of techn... (more...)


Judy McLane & Philip Hernandez Return to Baltimore for Everyman Theatre Summer CabaretJudy McLane & Philip Hernandez Return to Baltimore for Everyman Theatre Summer Cabaret
May 31, 2018

Broadway's Judy McLane (Mamma Mia!) and Philip Hernandez (Les Miserables) bring dazzling musical entertainment to Everyman Theatre with Broadway Favorites: A Summer Cabaret, combining fun and adored s... (more...)


Tony Danza, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, Paulo Szot, and More Feature This June at 54 BelowTony Danza, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, Paulo Szot, and More Feature This June at 54 Below
May 31, 2018

This June, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. (more...)


The Nation's Most Diverse Orchestra Chicago Sinfonietta Presents 2018-2019 SeasonThe Nation's Most Diverse Orchestra Chicago Sinfonietta Presents 2018-2019 Season
May 30, 2018

Mei-Ann Chen, Music Director of Chicago Sinfonietta and Jim Hirsch, CEO of Chicago Sinfonietta, have announced the orchestra's programming for 2018-19---Chicago Sinfonietta's 31st season and Chen's ei... (more...)


Santa Barbara Symphony to Provide Orchestral Accompaniment for Screenings of 'The Red Violin'Santa Barbara Symphony to Provide Orchestral Accompaniment for Screenings of 'The Red Violin'
May 30, 2018

The Santa Barbara Symphony, under the baton of guest conductor Carolyn Kuan, will perform John Corigliano's Academy Award-winning score for The Red Violin, accompanied by Francois Girard's engrossing ... (more...)


National Alliance For Audition Support To Launch With Three-Day IntensiveNational Alliance For Audition Support To Launch With Three-Day Intensive
May 24, 2018

The National Alliance for Audition Support (NAAS) will launch its first activities aimed at increasing diversity in American orchestras with a three-day Audition Intensive, June 6-8 at the New World C... (more...)


Carlos Miguel Prieto Extends With Louisiana Philharmonic OrchestraCarlos Miguel Prieto Extends With Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
May 24, 2018

Conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto concludes a busy 2017 – 18 season of critically acclaimed performances with orchestras across the United States, Mexico, and Europe, including several important debuts. ... (more...)


Houston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer SeriesHouston Symphony Adds All-Beethoven Program To Summer Series
May 24, 2018

???????The Houston Symphony has announced the addition of a blockbuster all-Beethoven program to the Bank of American Summer Series at Jones Hall lineup. Tickets are now on sale to the general public ... (more...)


Copland House Names 2018 Cultivate FellowsCopland House Names 2018 Cultivate Fellows
May 23, 2018

Copland House announces six Fellows selected to participate in CULTIVATE 2018, its acclaimed, annual emerging composers institute. The composers chosen areCarlos Bandera, 25 (Baltimore, MD); Ethan Bra... (more...)


Legendary French Violinist Jean Luc Ponty To Tour The US Summer 2018Legendary French Violinist Jean Luc Ponty To Tour The US Summer 2018
May 23, 2018

Legendary French violinist Jean Luc Ponty and his band will be continuing their “Atlantic Years” tour in the US beginning August 2018! Jean Luc Ponty is a pioneer and undisputed master of the violin i... (more...)


The Solti Foundation U.S. Announces 2018 Recipient Of The Sir Georg Solti Conducting AwardThe Solti Foundation U.S. Announces 2018 Recipient Of The Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award
May 23, 2018

Penny Van Horn, Board Chair of The Solti Foundation U.S. and Elizabeth Buccheri, Artistic and Awards Committee Chair, announced today the Foundation's ninth grant, The Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award... (more...)


Five Musicians to Receive For Musician Awards From League of American OrchestrasFive Musicians to Receive For Musician Awards From League of American Orchestras
May 17, 2018

Five orchestra musicians will receive Ford Musician Awards for Excellence in Community Service from the League of American Orchestras at the League's 73rd National Conference in Chicago, June 13-15, 2... (more...)


Conductor Andre Raphel Named Conductor Laureate Of The Wheeling Symphony OrchestraConductor Andre Raphel Named Conductor Laureate Of The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra
May 10, 2018

Andre Raphel, Music Director of the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra for the past fifteen years, was honored with the title of Conductor Laureate on Wednesday evening, May 2 at a recognition ceremony takin... (more...)


New York Youth Symphony Season 2018/19 AnnouncementNew York Youth Symphony Season 2018/19 Announcement
May 10, 2018

New York Youth Symphony (NYYS), is proud to continue its mission of providing an outstanding music education and performance opportunities to students between the ages of 12-22 by launching a new Musi... (more...)


BWW Interview: Noah Haidle Pens World Premiere OF BIRTHDAY CANDLES for DETROIT PUBLIC THEATREBWW Interview: Noah Haidle Pens World Premiere OF BIRTHDAY CANDLES for DETROIT PUBLIC THEATRE
by Julie Yolles - May 10, 2018

Truth be told, you'd think that a Princeton and Juilliard grad who's had 15 plays professionally produced, wrote a film that starred Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin; has TV series lined u... (more...)


Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands Beginning this WeekendChicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands Beginning this Weekend
May 08, 2018

One of the most diverse classical musical organizations in the nation, Chicago Sinfonietta, is closing their 30th anniversary season with Praise + Punkin a smashing 'battle of the bands' against Mucca... (more...)


Slatkin Withdraws From Chamber Music Society's 10th Anniversary GalaSlatkin Withdraws From Chamber Music Society's 10th Anniversary Gala
May 04, 2018

???????The Chamber Music Society of St. Louis (CMMSL) today announced that Maestro Leonard Slatkin must regrettably withdraw from his upcoming appearance at the CMSSL's 10th Anniversary Gala "Notes Fr... (more...)


Pinchas Zukerman With Zukerman Trio Lead CMSDetroit Season FinalePinchas Zukerman With Zukerman Trio Lead CMSDetroit Season Finale
May 03, 2018

The Chamber Music Society of Detroit brings its 2017-18 season to a close with the Zukerman Trio featuring revered violinist Pinchas Zukerman and two of his esteemed colleagues, cellist Amanda Forsyth... (more...)


Programming Announced for New York Philharmonic Concerts in the ParksProgramming Announced for New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks
May 02, 2018

The New York Philharmonic's 2018 Concerts in the Parks, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, will feature James Gaffigan conducting music celebrating Laureate Conductor Leonard Bernstein's centennial,... (more...)


Kennedy Center Announces 2018 Spring GalaKennedy Center Announces 2018 Spring Gala
April 25, 2018

Legendary singer and 2016 Kennedy Center Honoree Mavis Staples will headline a special evening for the 2018 Kennedy Center Spring Gala on Sunday, May 6, 2018, in the Concert Hall. An Evening with Mavi... (more...)


Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands May 12 & 14Chicago Sinfonietta Presents Praise + Punk in a Smashing Battle of the Bands May 12 & 14
April 23, 2018

One of the most diverse classical musical organizations in the nation, Chicago Sinfonietta, is closing their 30th anniversary season with Praise + Punkin a smashing 'battle of the bands' against Mucca... (more...)


The Lyric Stage Announces THE WIZ Cast And Creative TeamThe Lyric Stage Announces THE WIZ Cast And Creative Team
April 19, 2018

A soulful retelling of L. Frank Baum's beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Wiz combines fairy-tale glamour with street smarts to make a classic fantasy sparkle for today.  And our directors and ch... (more...)


Michigan Opera Theatre Announces 2018-2019 Studio ArtistsMichigan Opera Theatre Announces 2018-2019 Studio Artists
April 19, 2018

Michigan Opera Theatre is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Michigan Opera Theatre Studio Artists. The roster includes the return of tenor Michael Day and baritone Harry Greenleaf. Joining them are so... (more...)