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Houston Symphony Pays Tribute to Ella FitzgeraldHouston Symphony Pays Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald
August 16, 2017

The Houston Symphony will kick off the 2017-18 BBVA Compass POPS Series with Ella at 100, a celebration of jazz icon Ella Fitzgerald during her 100th birthday year. Led by Principal POPS Conductor Ste... (more...)


New York Youth Symphony Launches Fellowship ProgramNew York Youth Symphony Launches Fellowship Program
August 16, 2017

New York Youth Symphony (NYYS), under the guidance of a new three-year strategic plan, is launching a new fellowship program to identify, train, and mentor students from underrepresented communities w... (more...)


Marcus Center-Central Park Revisits The Music of BocelliMarcus Center-Central Park Revisits The Music of Bocelli
August 16, 2017

On September 16th , 2011 the Great Lawn of Central Park was filled with 60,000 adoring fans of one the most beloved tenors of all time, Andrea Bocelli. Accompanied by the New York Philharmonic under t... (more...)


BWW Previews: CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES 2017 - 2018 SEASON IN RESTORED MUSIC HALLBWW Previews: CINCINNATI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES 2017 - 2018 SEASON IN RESTORED MUSIC HALL
by Laura A. Hobson - August 16, 2017

In a restored Music Hall, built by Samuel Hannaford in 1878, with renovations amounting to $135 million, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra announce the 2017 - 2018 se... (more...)


THE MERRY WIDOW, ROCKING HORSE WINNER and More Set for Opera Saratoga's 2018 Summer Festival ProgramTHE MERRY WIDOW, ROCKING HORSE WINNER and More Set for Opera Saratoga's 2018 Summer Festival Program
August 16, 2017

Opera Saratoga's Artistic and General Director Lawrence Edelson announced that the company's 2018 Summer Festival will feature new productions of four operas at The Spa Little Theatre in Spa State Par... (more...)


New York Philharmonic to Premiere STAR WARS Film Concert Series This FallNew York Philharmonic to Premiere STAR WARS Film Concert Series This Fall
August 16, 2017

The New York Philharmonic will present the World Premiere of Star Wars Film Concert Series, September 15-October 7, 2017, featuring screenings of four complete films from the saga - A New Hope, The Em... (more...)


Quadro Nuevo With Cairo Steps to Release 'Flying Carpet', 9/15Quadro Nuevo With Cairo Steps to Release 'Flying Carpet', 9/15
August 16, 2017

Their latest project with world music colleagues Cairo Steps, entitled “Flying Carpet” explores Egyptian Sufi-Music is set to hit U.S. market on September 15, 2017 with Justin Time Records. (more...)


Matthew Aucoin's Opera CROSSING, Helmed by Diane Paulus, to Make New York Premiere at BAMMatthew Aucoin's Opera CROSSING, Helmed by Diane Paulus, to Make New York Premiere at BAM
August 16, 2017

BAM presents the New York premiere of Matthew Aucoin's acclaimed opera Crossing, an American Repertory Theater production directed by Diane Paulus, running October 3-8, 2017 at BAM Howard Gilman Opera... (more...)


Tony Winner Dinah Manoff to Lead THE NUTS & BOLTS OF ACTING Workshop at BPATony Winner Dinah Manoff to Lead THE NUTS & BOLTS OF ACTING Workshop at BPA
August 16, 2017

Tony Award winner Dinah Manoff leads The Nuts & Bolts of Acting, a two-part workshop for teens and adults, ages 16 and older this September at Bainbridge Performing Arts. (more...)


WNO Announces Casting Update for AIDA; Leah Crocetto Joins the ProductionWNO Announces Casting Update for AIDA; Leah Crocetto Joins the Production
August 16, 2017

Washington National Opera (WNO) today announces that American soprano Leah Crocetto will sing the title role of Aida in performances on September 10, 15, and 17. She replaces American soprano Amber Wa... (more...)


Styx Broadcasts World's First Live Rock Concert Broadcast to Hearing Aid WearersStyx Broadcasts World's First Live Rock Concert Broadcast to Hearing Aid Wearers
August 16, 2017

Hundreds of thousands of hearing aid wearers soon will be able to participate in rock-and-roll history when legendary rock band Styx broadcasts the final show of its U.S. summer tour directly to their... (more...)


VAN MORRISON Releases 'Transformation' First Single & Video From 'Roll With The Punches'VAN MORRISON Releases 'Transformation' First Single & Video From 'Roll With The Punches'
August 16, 2017

VAN MORRISON has just released 'Transformation,' the first single from his forthcoming album ROLL WITH THE PUNCHES, across all digital platforms. ROLL WITH THE PUNCHES--MORRISON's 37th studio album--i... (more...)


Oscar Nominee Marsha Mason Returns To Arizona Theatre Company To Direct CHAPTER TWOOscar Nominee Marsha Mason Returns To Arizona Theatre Company To Direct CHAPTER TWO
August 16, 2017

Arizona Theatre Company (ATC; David Ivers, Artistic Director; Billy Russo, Managing Director) is pleased to welcome back four-time Academy Award-nominee Marsha Mason, who will direct Neil Simon's auto... (more...)


SSO Appoints Emma E. Dunch as New Chief Executive OfficerSSO Appoints Emma E. Dunch as New Chief Executive Officer
August 15, 2017

Today the Board of the SSO has announced the appointment of Australian expatriate and New York-based performing arts executive Emma E. Dunch as CEO of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. (more...)


Lisa Vroman to Make Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut 9/15Lisa Vroman to Make Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut 9/15
August 15, 2017

Feinstein's at the Nikko is honored to welcome internationally acclaimed soprano Lisa Vroman on Friday, September 15 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, September 16 (8 p.m.). Making her Feinstein's at the Nikko d... (more...)


Brundibár Returns to Monmouth County in Count Basie Theatre's New ProductionBrundibár Returns to Monmouth County in Count Basie Theatre's New Production
August 15, 2017

???????Brundibar returns to Monmouth County in Count Basie Theatre's new production led by Eli Villanueva and Jason Tramm August 19 & 20 (more...)


Photo Flash: Sixth Annual Island Theatre's Ten-Minute Play Festival Opens 8/18Photo Flash: Sixth Annual Island Theatre's Ten-Minute Play Festival Opens 8/18
August 15, 2017

Ten original plays. Three shows. Two days. Island Theatre presents its Sixth Annual Ten-Minute Play Festival featuring local playwrights at Bainbridge Performing Arts on August 18 and 19. Out of 57 su... (more...)


MIC Chorale Announces Season, Hosts AuditionsMIC Chorale Announces Season, Hosts Auditions
August 15, 2017

The Music Institute of Chicago Chorale, conducted by Daniel Wallenberg, announces its 31st season of three concerts, along with its 2017-18 season auditions. (more...)


DeVotchKa to Play Halloween Show at the Boulder TheaterDeVotchKa to Play Halloween Show at the Boulder Theater
August 15, 2017

DeVotchKa will play a Halloween night show at Boulder Theater on October 31, 2017.  (more...)


Miller Theatre to Open 2017-18 Season with BACH + GLASS, Featuring Simone Dinnerstein & A Far CryMiller Theatre to Open 2017-18 Season with BACH + GLASS, Featuring Simone Dinnerstein & A Far Cry
August 15, 2017

In Miller's 2017-18 Season Opener, the acclaimed pianist and Bach specialist Simone Dinnerstein and Boston's self-conducted chamber orchestra A Far Cry (in its Miller debut) will perform the New York ... (more...)


The Royal Conservatory of Music to Launch 2017-18 Season with Starry GalaThe Royal Conservatory of Music to Launch 2017-18 Season with Starry Gala
August 15, 2017

As The Royal Conservatory of Music's 2017-18 concert season is set to begin, five of the upcoming Koerner Hall concerts are already sold out, including the Season Gala concert with Hollywood star Bill... (more...)


League of American Orchestras Unveils 'Of and For the Community' Report on Education & EngagementLeague of American Orchestras Unveils 'Of and For the Community' Report on Education & Engagement
August 15, 2017

For the first time, the League of American Orchestras has issued a detailed report on the scope and scale of orchestras' education and community engagement (EdCE) work. (more...)


John Heginbotham and Maira Kalman's THE PRINCIPLES OF UNCERTAINTY to Dance Into BAMJohn Heginbotham and Maira Kalman's THE PRINCIPLES OF UNCERTAINTY to Dance Into BAM
August 15, 2017

John Heginbotham and Maira Kalman will present their dance theater work The Principles of Uncertainty, Sep 27-30, at BAM Fisher (Fishman Space, 321 Ashland Pl). (more...)


Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 SeasonSweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 Season
August 15, 2017

Symphony Space, one of New York's best-loved cultural destinations, is pleased to announce a new season of lively and diverse programming, running from October 2017 through June 2018. Returning this s... (more...)


Tania Leon To Participate in Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High SchoolTania Leon To Participate in Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Desegregation of Little Rock's Central High School
August 15, 2017

The University of Central Arkansas, in conjunction with partners in Little Rock, has produced multiple events that use the arts to spotlight the history of Little Rock's Central High School, marking t... (more...)