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Astor Piazzolla Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Music
Astor Piazzolla, Dangerous Games

Astor Piazzolla News

Chicago Philharmonic Announces 2022-23 Season Photo Chicago Philharmonic Announces 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 20, 2022

Chicago Philharmonic has announced its 22/23 Symphonic Season on the heels of a thrilling 21/22 Season, ending with the sold-out Chicago Premiere of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther in Concert.

The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association Announces SUMMER STARS Classical Concert Ser Photo The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association Announces SUMMER STARS Classical Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2022

The Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association (OGCMA) will present its weekly 'Summer Stars' classical music series, starting on Thursday July 7, 2022.

Chicago Philharmonic Society Announces Summer Series Photo Chicago Philharmonic Society Announces Summer Series
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2022

At the close of Chicago Philharmonic's thrilling 2021-2022 Symphonic Season on May 29, the organization proudly announces a ten-concert summer series that kicks off June 10 and will take place throughout the Chicagoland area.

Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100 Presents SYMPHONIC TANGO Photo Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100 Presents SYMPHONIC TANGO
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100 presents 'Symphonic Tango' in collaboration with the North/South Consonance Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Max Lifchitz, who leads the orchestra in its 42nd season featuring soloists Leonardo Suarez Paz on violin and Lisa Hansen on flute.

GatherNYC Announces the Final 3 Weekends of its Spring 2022 Season Featuring Pigeonwi Photo GatherNYC Announces the Final 3 Weekends of its Spring 2022 Season Featuring Pigeonwing Dance & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2022

GatherNYC has announced the final 3 performances of its Spring 2022 season, held at the series’ new home at Museum of Arts and Design (MAD). The performances take place Sundays, June 5, 12 and 19 at 11am, and also feature a brief spoken word performance by Moth StorySLAM-winning storytellers and a collective celebration of silence.

The North/South Chamber Orchestra Performs FLUID SILK Next Week Photo The North/South Chamber Orchestra Performs FLUID SILK Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022

The North/South Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Max Lifchitz gathers for their first live performance of the 2021-22 season the evening of Thursday, June 2.

Programming Announced for FESTIVAL DES MUSICIENS DU MONDE'S 5TH EDITION Photo Programming Announced for FESTIVAL DES MUSICIENS DU MONDE'S 5TH EDITION
by A.A. Cristi - May 24, 2022

The Centre des Musiciens du Monde unveils the programming for the 5th edition of Festival des musiciens du monde, June 16 to 19, 2022, at the Saint-Enfant-Jésus du Mile-End church and at Lahaie park.

Maestro Hector Olivera Makes His Northrop Debut Following World Premiere Of THE NORTH Photo Maestro Hector Olivera Makes His Northrop Debut Following World Premiere Of THE NORTHROP ORGAN: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Internationally acclaimed organ virtuoso Hector Olivera makes his Northrop debut in a program that features works by Meyerbeer, Elmore, Franck, Vierne, and more.

Dances We Dance to Present PASSAGES Live At Theatre At St. Jeans Photo Dances We Dance to Present PASSAGES Live At Theatre At St. Jeans
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

Dances We Dance (DWD), the newly created New York-based dance company, will present PASSAGES, its first self-produced season June 3-5, at the Theater at St. Jeans, 150 East 76th Street.   DWD is a small, dedicated team of dancers whose passion will bring to life the repertory works of Isadora Duncan and new choreography by Catherine Gallant and Francesca Todesco.

Photos: First Look at Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100 Tour Photo Photos: First Look at Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100 Tour
by Marissa Tomeo - May 7, 2022

Leonardo Suarez Paz's PIAZZOLLA 100:¬†‚ÄúEl Nuevo Tango‚ÄĚ is set for¬†MAY 14th at NYU Skirball. TICKETS can be purchased HERE.¬† The show is a genre-redefining, multidisciplinary, infused with jazz, rock, modern dance, and visual art - a tango performance for the new century.¬†

Astor Piazzolla Videos

Bare Opera To Present MARIA DE BUENOS AIRES VideoBare Opera To Present MARIA DE BUENOS AIRES
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2019

Bare Opera will present Astor Piazzolla's Maria de Buenos Aires, directed by and staring as Maria, MALENA DAYEN, conducted by DAVID ROSENMEYER. Follow Maria, a woman who leaves her small town on the outskirts of Buenos Aires to embark on a journey, not just to the big city, but within to the darkest depths of her soul. In this psychological thriller of mythical proportions, our heroine will confront her shadows, hell itself, and in the end be reborn a new Maria.

BWW TV: Silvia Luchetti estrena Jazz Tango Cabaret
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 3, 2010

El Sábado 1 de Mayo Silvia Luchetti estrenó en la Sala Artebar de Madrid Jazz Tango Cabaret, un show muy íntimo, homenaje a Weill, Gershwin y Piazzolla, fruto del trabajo de la actriz con Gustavo Piqué, pianista y arreglista del espectáculo.

BWW TV STAGE TUBE: WEST SIDE STORY Star Scaglione Sings 'Libertango'
by Eddie Varley - Mar 10, 2009

Josefina Scaglione is starring as 'Maria' in the 2009 revival of West Side Story. The 21 year old Scaglione is a trained opera singer and has been in a production of Hairspray. She was set to portray Christine Daae in a production of The Phantom of the Opera in Argentina but had to give that lead up for her coveted casting in West Side Story.


Astor Piazzolla Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Astor Piazzolla written?
Astor Piazzolla has written 2 shows including Dangerous Games (Composer), Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life (Composer).

What awards has Astor Piazzolla been nominated for?
Outstanding Music (Drama Desk Awards) for Dangerous Games .