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Paul Dresher

 
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  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1970
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Paul Dresher News

Paul Dresher Ensemble, OPERA America's New Works Forum, Ensemble Ipse & First Look So Photo Paul Dresher Ensemble, OPERA America's New Works Forum, Ensemble Ipse & First Look Sonoma Present the NY Premiere of BOTH EYES OPEN
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2022

The Paul Dresher Ensemble, OPERA America's New Works Forum, Ensemble Ipse, and First Look Sonoma present the New York premiere of Both Eyes Open, an experimental chamber opera by Brooklyn-based composer Max Giteck Duykers and Berkeley-based playwright Philip Kan Gotanda.

ROE V WADE THEATER ANTHOLOGY Is Now Available On Demand Until December 1 Photo ROE V WADE THEATER ANTHOLOGY Is Now Available On Demand Until December 1
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 7, 2022

Remote Theater, an award-winning, online theater company born at the beginning of the pandemic, has announced that THE CHOICE, an anthology of seven short plays about the rise and fall of Roe v. Wade, is now available on demand, free of charge, until December 1, 2022.

Remote Theater Announces Artistic Team For Evening Of Plays About Roe V Wade Photo Remote Theater Announces Artistic Team For Evening Of Plays About Roe V Wade
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2022

Remote Theater, an award-winning, online theater company born at the beginning of the pandemic, announces the full artistic team for 'The Choice,' an integrated anthology of nine short plays about the rise and fall of Roe v. Wade.  The event will premiere on September 24, 2022, 4PM Pacific, 5 Eastern. It will then be available to view on-demand up until Election Day, November 8.

Artistic Team Announced for THE CHOICE: NINE PLAYS ABOUT THE RISE AND FALL OF ROE V W Photo Artistic Team Announced for THE CHOICE: NINE PLAYS ABOUT THE RISE AND FALL OF ROE V WADE at Remote Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Remote Theater, an award-winning online theater company born at the beginning of the pandemic, announces the full artistic team for 'The Choice,' an integrated anthology of nine short plays about the rise and fall of Roe v. Wade. The event will premiere on September 24, 2022, at 4 PM Pacific/7 PM Eastern.

Out Today: Kronos Quartet Releases The World Premiere Recording Of 'M√°ĽĻ Lai' Photo Out Today: Kronos Quartet Releases The World Premiere Recording Of 'M√°ĽĻ Lai'
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2022

The renowned Kronos Quartet today releases the world premiere recording of MŠĽĻ Lai, the acclaimed opera composed by Jonathan Berger with libretto by Harriet Scott Chessman, on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

New Opera BOTH EYES OPEN to Premiere at the Presidio Theatre Performing Arts Center Photo New Opera BOTH EYES OPEN to Premiere at the Presidio Theatre Performing Arts Center
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 2, 2022

First Look Sonoma, Paul Dresher Ensemble, and Presidio Theatre Performing Arts Center will present the world premiere in San Francisco of a new opera, Both Eyes Open, by composer, Max Giteck Duykers and librettist, Philip Kan Gotanda. Directed by Melissa Weaver and conducted by Benjamin Makino. An open dress rehearsal/preview is set for Friday, June 24, 2022 at 2:00pm, while the show premieres on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 8:00pm and Sunday June 26, 2022 at 7:00 pm. All performances take place at the Presidio Theatre Performing Arts Center, 99 Moraga Avenue, San Francisco, California, in Presidio National Park. 

Kronos Quartet to Release World Premiere Recording of MY LAI Photo Kronos Quartet to Release World Premiere Recording of MY LAI
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022

On Friday, May 20, 2022, the renowned Kronos Quartet releases the world premiere recording of MŠĽĻ Lai, the acclaimed opera composed by Jonathan Berger with libretto by Harriet Scott Chessman, on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings.

Crowded Fire Theater Announces 2021 IGNITE FUND Recipients Photo Crowded Fire Theater Announces 2021 IGNITE FUND Recipients
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2021

Crowded Fire Theater (CFT), known as a vital home for new play development and production on the West Coast, announce Kenan Arun, Nathaniel J. Bice, Chibueze Crouch, Mitchell Jakubka, Gabriel Nu√Īez de Arco, and Grisel (GG) Torres as the fifth cohort of IGNITE FUND awardees.

Sarah Cahill Concert THE FUTURE IS FEMALE Announced at Mills Music Now Photo Sarah Cahill Concert THE FUTURE IS FEMALE Announced at Mills Music Now
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2021

Presented by the Mills College Music Department and Center for Contemporary Music, the 2021-22 Mills Music Now Concert Series celebrates a rich tradition of experimentation and a glimpse into the future of a broad range of musical practices. The October Mills Music Now Concert offers a springboard into this tradition of experimentation with Sarah Cahill in the The Future is Female concert on October 30.  

Remote Studios Partners With The Marsh To Launch Live Performance Reading Series Photo Remote Studios Partners With The Marsh To Launch Live Performance Reading Series
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2021

Remote Studios, a pioneering online performance group born near the beginning of the pandemic, announced today that they have entered a partnership with The Marsh, a leading Bay Area theatre with a rich history of developing new performance.

Paul Dresher Videos

STAGE TUBE: FELA! Releases New TV Commercial
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2010

Fela!, the critically acclaimed new musical based on the life and music of groundbreaking African composer, performer and activist Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, is directed and choreographed by Tony¬ģ Award-winner Bill T. Jones (Spring Awakening), with a book by Jim Lewis and Bill T. Jones. Sahr Ngaujah and Kevin Mambo play the title character at alternate performances, while the world renowned Antibalas and other members of the NYC Afrobeat community, under the direction of Aaron Johnson, perform Kuti's rousing music live onstage.

STAGE TUBE: Sting and Alicia Keys Rave About FELA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2009

Sting and Alicia Keys were amongst other well-known music and entertainment personalities to visit the Broadway sensation Fela! during its first week run, and the praise for this dazzling production was unanimous.


Paul Dresher Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Paul Dresher written?
Paul Dresher has written 1 shows including Tarot (Composer).