BWW Preview: Austrian Productions to Look Forward in 2022
by Martin Ganeider on January 19, 2022 in Austria
Heading into the 2022 theatre season, Austria has a wealth of productions that deserve your attention. In this feature, I break down some of the shows that I will definitely be getting tickets to see. From Saigon to Rydell High, a ton of shows to choose from, so go out there and get your tickets before they're gone!
New Musical MARGRETHE to Premiere in June, 2023
by Marissa Tomeo on January 16, 2022 in Denmark
The newly written Danish musical, Margrethe, is a 50-year anniversary performance about the Queen of Denmark, created by the forces behind musical successes such as Atlantis, The Pillars of the Earth and The Daughter of Shame . The performance will have its world premiere in the summer of 2023 and play in Copenhagen, Odense and Aarhus.
Finland's Oldest Theatre, Åbo Svenska Teater, Goes Virtual
by BWW Staff on January 18, 2022 in Finland
Vi har drömt om att göra en virtuell presentation av teaterhuset redan länge. The guides are also very popular and under the influence of the pandemic in this group, which has been the subject of a series of presentations, including the following, Säger Niina Renström, Marknadsföringschef på Åbo Svenska
JOSE CURA Performs a Recital at Théâtre du Capitole Next Month
by Stephi Wild on January 21, 2022 in France
Sa voix si chaude et sa présence irrésistible ont fait du ténor argentin José Cura un des artistes les plus attachants des dernières décennies : Radames, Otello et Samson d’exception, il les a chantés de Vienne à New York. Chanteur mais aussi metteur en scène, chef d’orchestre ou compositeur, c’est un homme de passion.
Germany's Landmark Concert Hall Celebrates Transformative Impact On Fifth Anniversary
by Stephi Wild on January 21, 2022 in Germany
Tomorrow (Tuesday 11 January 2022) marks the 5th anniversary of the Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg's world-renowned concert hall designed by the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron. The occasion will be celebrated with a gala concert as part of a nine-day anniversary festival.
FINDING A VOICE - Music Of Women Composers Through The Ages Returns in March
by Stephi Wild on January 17, 2022 in Ireland
On this Women's Christmas, Finding a Voice has announced that the fifth edition of the innovative concert series will take place from March 3rd to 8th 2022. The festival will again focus on the music of women composers through the ages, building and expanding on the first four highly successful editions, including 2021's series of online concerts.
BREAKING: VRIJE THEATERPRODUCENTEN DRINGEN EROP AAN DAT THEATERS VANAF 1 FEBRUARI WEER OPENGAAN!
by Chantal Kunst on January 14, 2022 in Netherlands
De eerste persconferentie van het nieuwe kabinet heeft niet het gewenste en benodigde perspectief gebracht voor de vrije theaterproducenten. De Vereniging Vrije Theaterproducenten (VVTP) wil dan ook komende week nog in gesprek treden met de nieuwe staatssecretaris van Media & Cultuur Gunay Uslu van het ministerie van Onderwijs, Cultuur en Wetenschap om duidelijke afspraken te maken.
FARGESPILL/KALEIDOSCOPE: A KISS FOR ALL THE WORLD Comes to Den Norske Opera & Ballett This Month
by Stephi Wild on January 17, 2022 in Norway
One string quartet, one popular symphony and an on-stage ensemble consisting of 90 children and young people with roots from around the world. Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony like you’ve never heard or seen it before!
Teatr Wielki - Opera Narodowa Presents MEETINGS WITH MUZALINDA
by Stephi Wild on January 17, 2022 in Poland
Muzalinda is a spirited young princess who loves singing, dancing, and music. Her kingdom sees a lot of extraordinary events. She meets different creatures, fairies, kings, witches, dwarfs, and gnomes she did not realise even existed.
CUBE Comes to the National Theatre in Prague Next Month
by Stephi Wild on January 20, 2022 in Prague
The visual composition draws upon the motif of the “cube”, in all kinds of possible variants that surround us. Owing to its structure and the potentialities provided by 3D visualisation, the Rubik’s Cube will represent one of the main motifs.
Arts & Business Scotland Announce Plans For Matchmaking Marketplace
by Stephi Wild on January 21, 2022 in Scotland
Designed like a match making site for businesses, plans for a brand-new online resource from Arts & Business Scotland have been announced. This online platform will help businesses identify and connect with the perfect arts/culture/heritage partner to help achieve their business (life) goals.
WE WILL ROCK YOU visita el plató de SÁLVAME NARANJA
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez on January 21, 2022 in Spain
Ferran Fabà como Galileo junto a varios miembros del elenco interpretaron el tema principal del musical que se representa en el Gran Teatro Príncipe Pío.
OM GRÄNSER Comes to the Playhouse Teater Next Month
by Stephi Wild on January 21, 2022 in Sweden
Hennes älskade stad slås i spillror av kriget. I skydd av mörkret låter hon sorgen och ilskan få utlopp i regimkritiska graffitimålningar på söndertrasade fasader. Men hon tar allt större risker under sina nattliga räder och regimens kontrollerande ögon finns överallt.
Soprano Pretty Yende Comes to Grand Théâtre de Genève Next Month
by Stephi Wild on January 17, 2022 in Switzerland
From Mpumalanga to Milan: we may at last enjoy a live performance by South African soprano Pretty Yende after settling for a streaming last season. This is your chance to revel in the breathtaking bel canto of this tremendous artist, in an as yet unananounced programme.
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Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Coming To The London Palladium This Summer
by Stephi Wild on January 21, 2022 in UK / West End
Disney's beloved Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast - re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by members of the original award-winning creative team - will come to London in Summer 2022, as part of its UK & Ireland Tour.