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Igor Stravinsky

 
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Date of Birth: June 17, 1882
Date of Death: April 06, 1971 (88)

Birth Place: Orianienbaum, RUSSIA
 
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Miller Theatre Announces A Full, Premiere-Filled 2022-23 Season Of Modern Music, Jazz Photo Miller Theatre Announces A Full, Premiere-Filled 2022-23 Season Of Modern Music, Jazz, And Early Music
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

The ever-adventurous Miller Theatre presents a full season of in-person programming for the first time since before the pandemic. Executive Director Melissa Smey, lauded for the integrity of her curating, has produced an invigorating season featuring four classic Miller series: Composer Portraits, Early Music, Bach, and Jazz.

Vasco Mendonca Signs to Wise Music Group Photo Vasco Mendonca Signs to Wise Music Group
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

Wise Music Group has signed a long-term agreement with Portuguese composer Vasco Mendonça. Mendonça joins the roster of Éditions Alphonse Leduc alongside Betsy Jolas, Henri Dutilleux, Jacques Ibert, André Jolivet, Elsa Barraine, Olivier Messiaen, Germaine Tailleferre, Nadia Boulanger and Francis Poulenc.

BWW Review: Stravinsky's RAKE Progresses Briefly at the Met Photo BWW Review: Stravinsky's RAKE Progresses Briefly at the Met
by Richard Sasanow - Jun 6, 2022

While I was watching the Met’s current beautiful yet somehow languid production of the Igor Stravinsky and WH Auden/Chester Kallman opera THE RAKE’S PROGRESS the other night--with only two more performances until it goes back into mothballs for probably many years--I couldn’t help wishing that the opera house was more like Broadway.

34th Chicago Duo Piano Festival Returns In Person, July 8â€"17 Photo 34th Chicago Duo Piano Festival Returns In Person, July 8â€"17
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022

The Music Institute of Chicago presents the 34th season of its Chicago Duo Piano Festival featuring four public events July 8–17, 2022 at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Avenue, Evanston.

Calgary Philharmonic Reveals 2022/2023 Season Photo Calgary Philharmonic Reveals 2022/2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

On Saturday, September 10, 2022, the Calgary Philharmonic and Music Director Rune Bergmann return to the Jack Singer Concert Hall for Opening Night of the 2022/2023 Season. To launch its 67th Season, the Calgary Phil offers an uplifting performance of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9.

World Premiere by Nanine Linning and Justin Peck & More Announced for Boston Ballet 2 Photo World Premiere by Nanine Linning and Justin Peck & More Announced for Boston Ballet 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Boston Ballet has announced programming for the 2022–2023 season, celebrating the return to the human experience of dance with a full six-program season for the first time since the 2019–2020 season.

Ciarán Hinds To Star As The Narrator In Stravinsky's THE SOLDIER'S TALE Photo Ciarán Hinds To Star As The Narrator In Stravinsky's THE SOLDIER'S TALE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

Igor Stravinsky's First World War music theatre piece tells the dark Faustian fable of a soldier who makes a trade with the devil on the promise of untold wealth and success... or so he is led to believe.

Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, Dancer Masazumi Chaya & More to Receive Honorary Doctora Photo Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks, Dancer Masazumi Chaya & More to Receive Honorary Doctoral Degrees From Juilliard
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 4, 2022

The Juilliard School will hold its 117th commencement ceremony on May 20, 2022, at 10:30am. The ceremony will be held outdoors on the Lincoln Center campus in Damrosch Park, presided over by Juilliard President Damian Woetzel. It will also be livestreamed at juilliard.edu for those unable to attend in person.

San Diego Symphony Announces 2022-2023 Concert Season, Featuring 16 Programs at 6 Ven Photo San Diego Symphony Announces 2022-2023 Concert Season, Featuring 16 Programs at 6 Venues
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 2, 2022

The San Diego Symphony today announced its 2022-23 Jacobs Masterworks Classical concert season, offering 16 programs of classical and contemporary masterworks from October 1, 2022 through May 27, 2023. 

VIDEO: NYC Ballet's Tiler Peck on George Balanchine's APOLLO: Anatomy of a Dance Photo VIDEO: NYC Ballet's Tiler Peck on George Balanchine's APOLLO: Anatomy of a Dance
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2022

For Tiler Peck, the challenge of portraying Terpsichore lies in the choreography's lack of 'fireworks,' but she feels at home in the role thanks to the 'quiet but commanding' energy of her most recent onstage partner.

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VIDEO: NYC Ballet's Tiler Peck on George Balanchine's APOLLO: Anatomy of a Dance VideoVIDEO: NYC Ballet's Tiler Peck on George Balanchine's APOLLO: Anatomy of a Dance
by Stage Tube - Apr 28, 2022

For Tiler Peck, the challenge of portraying Terpsichore lies in the choreography's lack of 'fireworks,' but she feels at home in the role thanks to the 'quiet but commanding' energy of her most recent onstage partner.

VIDEO: Go Inside The Creation Of LA Opera's OEDIPUS REX VideoVIDEO: Go Inside The Creation Of LA Opera's OEDIPUS REX
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2021

LA Opera presented the company premiere of Igor Stravinsky's Oedipus Rex at 2pm on Sunday, June 6, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. A special video presentation of the opera will subsequently stream on LA Opera's On Now digital platform, also free of charge, beginning later today, June 17.

VIDEO: Royal Opera House Shares Clip of Tchaikovsky's Pas de Deux VideoVIDEO: Royal Opera House Shares Clip of Tchaikovsky's Pas de Deux
by Stage Tube - Jun 11, 2021

Anna Rose O'Sullivan and Marcelino Sambé perform George Balanchine’s effervescent Tchaikovsky Pas de Deux. You can watch the work in full as part of The Royal Ballet's mixed programme Balanchine and Robbins.

VIDEO: The Royal Ballet Celebrates American Choreographers George Balanchine and Jero VideoVIDEO: The Royal Ballet Celebrates American Choreographers George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins
by Alan Henry - Jun 8, 2021

The Royal Ballet celebrates the rich history of American ballet in classic works by George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins, two choreographic giants of the 20th century.  Balanchine and Robbins open's on 4 June and is live streamed on 11 June at 7.30pm priced £16.

VIDEO: American Ballet Theatre Previews Fall Season Featuring World Premieres by Mich VideoVIDEO: American Ballet Theatre Previews Fall Season Featuring World Premieres by Michelle Dorrance and Jessica Lang
by Alan Henry - Aug 21, 2018

Programming for American Ballet Theatre's 2018 Fall season, October 17-28 at the David H. Koch Theater, was announced today by Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie. The season will feature World Premieres by Michelle Dorrance and Jessica Lang, as well as centennial tribute performances of Jerome Robbins's and Leonard Bernstein's Fancy Free. Check out a video preview of the season below!

Twyla Tharp Featured in Royal Ballet's 2017/18 Season
by Stage Tube - Apr 6, 2017

Details of The Royal Ballet's 2017/18 Season have been announced. The full production list is as follows:

VIDEO: First Look - Amazon Original Series THE COLLECTION, Launching Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

On Today, February 10, Amazon's original period drama series, THE COLLECTION, will premiere all seven episodes exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the US.

VIDEO: First Look - Amazon Original Series THE COLLECTION, Launching 2/10
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 17, 2017

On Friday, February 10, Amazon's original period drama series, THE COLLECTION, will premiere all seven episodes exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in the US.

STAGE TUBE: Scenes from THE RAKE'S PROGRESS at Pittsburgh Opera
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2016

Pittsburgh Opera concludes its 77th season with the Pittsburgh premiere of the David Hockney production of Stravinsky's THE RAKE'S PROGRESS. The production runs now through this Sunday, May 8, 2016. Click below to watch scenes from the show!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Misty Copeland in A BALLERINA'S TALE, Premiering Tonight on Detroit Public TV
by Stage Tube - Feb 9, 2016

Few dancers reach the elite level of ballet; of that already small number only a fraction are black women. Misty Copeland shattered those barriers in 2015, making history as the first African American principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre (ABT).


Igor Stravinsky Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Igor Stravinsky written?
Igor Stravinsky has written 3 shows including BĂ©jart: Ballet of the Twentieth Century (Composer), Firebird (Composer), Petrouchka (Composer).