PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA


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Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Announces 2017-18 Season at the Kimmel CenterChamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Announces 2017-18 Season at the Kimmel Center
August 17, 2017

A founding resident company of The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia (COP) announces its 2017-2018 Season. From September 2017 through May 2018, the Chamber ... (more...)


Opera Saratoga Announces 2018 Festival ProgramOpera Saratoga Announces 2018 Festival Program
August 17, 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 in Spa State Park, along with a wide va... (more...)


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...)


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...)


Cast Complete for Hal Linden-Led THE PRICE in Extended Run at Arena StageCast Complete for Hal Linden-Led THE PRICE in Extended Run at Arena Stage
August 16, 2017

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces full casting for Arthur Miller's The Price, which has been extended to receive an additional week of performances due to popular demand. (more...)


HAMILTON Sparks Record Kimmel Center Subscription SalesHAMILTON Sparks Record Kimmel Center Subscription Sales
August 16, 2017

Broadway Philadelphia's 2017-18 subscription sales are at an all-time high following the announcement of the 2018-19 Philadelphia premiere of Lin-Manuel Miranda's record-setting Tony Award winning mus... (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...)


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...)


Secret Trysts, Swordfights and Drama Coming to Cleveland Play House in SHAKESPEARE IN LOVESecret Trysts, Swordfights and Drama Coming to Cleveland Play House in SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
August 15, 2017

"I will have poetry in my life.  And adventure.  And love. Love above all." The Cleveland Play House produces the Academy Award-winning romantic comedy Shakespeare in Love, complete with swordfights, ... (more...)


Opera Philadelphia Launches First Annual Season-Opening Festival  O17 9/14Opera Philadelphia Launches First Annual Season-Opening Festival O17 9/14
August 14, 2017

September 14 marks the launch of O17, the first edition of Opera Philadelphia's new annual season-opening festival. Featuring seven operatic happenings, six city venues, three world premieres, many al... (more...)


Barney Frank to Perform with Philly's COFE EnsembleBarney Frank to Perform with Philly's COFE Ensemble
August 14, 2017

Running October 6-8, 2017, Chamber Orchestra FIRST EDITIONS (COFE) will launch its third season with a program exploring the synthesis of classical music and jazz - called "third stream music" - inclu... (more...)


Opera Star Marisol Montalvo to Debut MAD SCENE at Provincetown Art HouseOpera Star Marisol Montalvo to Debut MAD SCENE at Provincetown Art House
August 14, 2017

Mark Cortale, Producing Artistic Director of The Art House in Provincetown, MA, has announced that internationally acclaimed opera star Marisol Montalvo will perform the world premiere of her new show... (more...)


Columbus Symphony Opens 2017-18 with AN ALPINE SYMPHONYColumbus Symphony Opens 2017-18 with AN ALPINE SYMPHONY
August 14, 2017

CSO Music Director Rossen Milanov will lead the Columbus Symphony in a performance of two of the world's most iconic symphonic landscapes-Respighi's The Pines of Rome and Strauss' An Alpine Symphony. (more...)


N'Kenge Makes Debut with Philadelphia Orchestra in SOPHISTICATED LADIESN'Kenge Makes Debut with Philadelphia Orchestra in SOPHISTICATED LADIES
August 12, 2017

Known for her powerful and riveting vocals, Symphony Siren and Broadway Diva N'Kenge (Motown: The Musical and Sondheim and Sondheim) makes her debut with the Sophisticated Ladies concert at the Saraso... (more...)


Kimmel Center Calls for Public Input in Renovation of Merriam TheaterKimmel Center Calls for Public Input in Renovation of Merriam Theater
August 12, 2017

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts today announced a comprehensive community engagement process intended to solicit innovative ideas for the renovation of the historic Merriam Theater, located ... (more...)


Hershey Felder to Helm Nathan Gunn's FLYING SOLO at San Diego REPHershey Felder to Helm Nathan Gunn's FLYING SOLO at San Diego REP
August 11, 2017

San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP), has announced a special addition to its 2017-18 season, Nathan Gunn, FLYING SOLO, written and directed by Hershey Felder. (more...)


Beth Leavel and Chad Kimball with Frank DiLella and More Coming Up at BirdlandBeth Leavel and Chad Kimball with Frank DiLella and More Coming Up at Birdland
August 11, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its lineup for August 21-August 27, featuring Benny Green Trio, Lorin Cohen, Michelle Lordi, and more. Scroll down for details! (more...)


Del Sol Quartet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Whole Sol FestivalDel Sol Quartet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Whole Sol Festival
August 11, 2017

Del Sol Quartet (Benjamin Kreith and Rick Shinozaki, violins; Charlton Lee, viola; Kathryn Bates, cello) celebrates its 25th anniversary with the Whole Sol Festival, November 16-18, 2017, at the Atriu... (more...)


Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - August 11, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Chicago, ... (more...)


McGill/McHale Trio Makes Recording Debut With 'Portraits' on Cedille RecordsMcGill/McHale Trio Makes Recording Debut With 'Portraits' on Cedille Records
August 11, 2017

The McGill/McHale Trio, whose members are Demarre McGill, principal flute of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra; his brother Anthony McGill, principal clarinet of the New York Philharmonic; and Irish pian... (more...)


Carmina Burana to Open LA Master Chorale's New Season 9/23 & 9/24Carmina Burana to Open LA Master Chorale's New Season 9/23 & 9/24
August 10, 2017

Performances of Carl Orff's perennially popular choral showpiece Carmina Burana and Leonard Bernstein's hope-filled plea for brotherhood, Chichester Psalms, will open the Los Angeles Master Chorale's ... (more...)


Lyric Opera Announces its 2017-18 Resident ArtistsLyric Opera Announces its 2017-18 Resident Artists
August 10, 2017

General Director and CEO Deborah Sandler has announced the selection of the artists for the Resident Artists Program for the 2017-2018 season. (more...)


The Washington Ballet and The Principles of Uncertainty Close Jacob's Pillow 85th Anniversary SeasonThe Washington Ballet and The Principles of Uncertainty Close Jacob's Pillow 85th Anniversary Season
August 09, 2017

Jacob's Pillow Dance Award recipient John Heginbotham and acclaimed illustrator and author Maira Kalman join forces in the world premiere of The Principles of Uncertainty, closing the Festival in the ... (more...)


MAD WOMEN IN MY ATTIC! Makes U.S. Premiere at United SoloMAD WOMEN IN MY ATTIC! Makes U.S. Premiere at United Solo
August 09, 2017

Mad Women in my Attic! The haunting, comedic cabaret show, Mad Women in my Attic! comes to the United Solo Festival on Saturday, October 7th at 4:0 pm. The production played to critical acclaim at the... (more...)







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