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William Butler Yeats

 
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Date of Birth: June 13, 1865
Date of Death: January 28, 1939 (73)

Birth Place: Sandymount, IRELAND
 
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Dan Lauria to Star in Staged Reading of LAST DAY by Richard Vetere Photo Dan Lauria to Star in Staged Reading of LAST DAY by Richard Vetere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Eric Krebs & THEATER555 will present a staged reading of Last Day by Richard Vetere. Inspired by the William Butler Yeats quote, 'The beautiful and innocent have no enemy but time.' Last Day is a vigorous exploration of love & friendship at the end of the 20th Century.

THE OCEAN OF ETERNITY â€" THE SONGS OF LORI LAITMAN Out Now Photo THE OCEAN OF ETERNITY â€" THE SONGS OF LORI LAITMAN Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 13, 2022

Acis has released THE OCEAN OF ETERNITY - THE SONGS OF LORI LAITMAN Themes of life, longing and legacy permeate this new recording of songs by the celebrated American composer LORI LAITMAN.

Composer Kate Soper Releases Portrait Album, THE UNDERSTANDING OF ALL THINGS On New F Photo Composer Kate Soper Releases Portrait Album, THE UNDERSTANDING OF ALL THINGS On New Focus Recordings
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2022

Pulitzer Prize-nominated composer, performer, and writer Kate Soper releases The Understanding of All Things, a portrait album featuring frequent Wet Ink Ensemble collaborator Sam Pluta, on Friday, March 4, 2022 on New Focus Recordings.

Composer Kate Soper to Release THE UNDERSTANDING OF ALL THINGS Photo Composer Kate Soper to Release THE UNDERSTANDING OF ALL THINGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 12, 2022

Pulitzer Prize-nominated composer, performer, and writer Kate Soper will release The Understanding of All Things, a portrait album featuring frequent Wet Ink Ensemble collaborator Sam Pluta, on Friday, March 4, 2022 on New Focus Recordings.

Sonoran Desert Chorale Opens Season With NATURE'S ARIA Photo Sonoran Desert Chorale Opens Season With NATURE'S ARIA
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2021

The Sonoran Desert Chorale opens its season with NATURE'S ARIA, a selection of pieces celebrating the wondrous manifestations of nature throughout our world. 

The Heavy Hours Share Cover Version of Dua Lipa's 'Don't Start Now' Photo The Heavy Hours Share Cover Version of Dua Lipa's 'Don't Start Now'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 13, 2021

“Don’t Stop Now” is not included on the Wildfire EP which contains five original songs from the band and includes the previously released song “Don’t Walk Away” which was co-written with the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach.

Mad Cow Theatre's Streaming Videographer Rose Ray Captures POETRY OUT LOUD Photo Mad Cow Theatre's Streaming Videographer Rose Ray Captures POETRY OUT LOUD
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2021

Celebrating National Poetry Month, Mad Cow Theatre releases Poetry Out Loud, the sixth streaming on-demand video of its online series, Bringing Home the Herd.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 30- with Broadway Backwards 2021 and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 30- with Broadway Backwards 2021 and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 30, 2021

Today (March 30) in live streaming: it's Game Night on Stars in the House, Broadway backwards is back and more!

Irish Rep Announces Window Film Installation POETIC REFLECTIONS From the Adrian Brink Photo Irish Rep Announces Window Film Installation POETIC REFLECTIONS From the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 12, 2021

Irish Repertory Theatre will present Poetic Reflections: Words Upon the Window Pane, a series of films from the Adrian Brinkerhoff Poetry Foundation (Amy Holmes, Executive Director), featuring poets and actors reading poems from Ireland, the United States and England. 

Heresy Records To Release 'StampHaikuSong' By Irish Singer CaitrĂ­ona O'Leary Photo Heresy Records To Release 'StampHaikuSong' By Irish Singer CaitrĂ­ona O'Leary
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 8, 2021

On Friday 12th March 2021 Heresy Records will release StampHaikuSong, a 7-minute long composition and video performed by the critically acclaimed Irish singer, CaitrĂ­ona O'Leary.


William Butler Yeats Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has William Butler Yeats written?
William Butler Yeats has written 7 shows including The Hour Glass (Playwright), A Pot of Broth (Playwright), Kathleen ni Houlihan (Playwright), The Countess Cathleen (Playwright), The Player Queen (Playwright), The Resurrection (Playwright), Three Small Irish Masterpieces (Playwright).