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Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden WestWorks & Process at the Guggenheim Presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden West
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2017

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden West on Thursday and Friday, September 21 and 22, 2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Lineup Announced for 22nd Annual TWIST: Seattle Queer Film FestivalLineup Announced for 22nd Annual TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Three Dollar Bill Cinema announces the five gala film events for the 22nd Annual Twist: Seattle Queer Film Festival. (more...)

Works & Process presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden West, 9/21-22Works & Process presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden West, 9/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents San Francisco Opera: Girls of the Golden West on Thursday and Friday, September 21 and 22, 2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Chasing Trane Opens INDEPENDENT LENS New Season on PBS This NovemberChasing Trane Opens INDEPENDENT LENS New Season on PBS This November
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

The award-winning PBS series INDEPENDENT LENS opens its new season on Monday, November 6 with Chasing Trane, John Scheinfeld's portrait of jazz great John Coltrane, featuring Denzel Washington speaking the words of Coltrane. (more...)

Phina Oruche Brings IDENTITY CRISIS to SoHo PlayhousePhina Oruche Brings IDENTITY CRISIS to SoHo Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

British-Nigerian, former U.S. model Phina Oruche is bringing her highly acclaimed one-woman show IDENTITY CRISIS to New York City's historic SoHo Playhouse as a part of the 12th Annual Fringe Encore Series.  Identity Crisis is a comic tale that examines Oruche's own observations on what others have made of her black identity as she worked her way through being a fashion model, actress, radio presenter and writer in a world of fickle media. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased at SoHo Playhouse box office, online athttp://www.sohoplayhouse.com or by calling 212 691-1555.  Tickets are $24. Showtime varies. (more...)

Warner Bros. presents BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II with the NJSOWarner Bros. presents BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II with the NJSO
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

WARNER BROS. presents BUGS BUNNY AT THE SYMPHONY II -a spectacular fusion of classical music and classic animation that celebrates the world's most famous and beloved cartoons and their equally famous music-with the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, June 3-4 in Newark and New Brunswick. Conducted by Emmy Award-winner George Daugherty, and created and produced by Daugherty and Emmy Award-winning producer David Ka Lik Wong, the production is a celebration of the world's favorite Warner Bros. Looney Tunes characters on-screen with live full symphony orchestra accompaniment. (more...)

Invigorated 'BURLESQUE ALICE IN WONDERLAND' to Return to SeattleInvigorated 'BURLESQUE ALICE IN WONDERLAND' to Return to Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

Verlaine and McCann present their original re-imagination of Lewis Carroll's classic tale of nonsense and fantasy, Through The Looking Glass: The Burlesque Alice in Wonderland. (more...)

The Columbus Symphony to Meld Musical Cultures in the EAST MEETS WEST FESTIVALThe Columbus Symphony to Meld Musical Cultures in the EAST MEETS WEST FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Conducted by CSO Music Director Rossen Milanov, this exotic, multi-media program presents a sensuous mix of eastern and middle-eastern colors. (more...)

IDENTITY CRISIS Transfers to London's OvalhouseIDENTITY CRISIS Transfers to London's Ovalhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Following highly successful runs at the Edinburgh Fringe 2016, International Slavery Museum Liverpool, and The Wardrobe Theatre in Bristol, Identity Crisis by Phina Oruche (ITV's Footballers' Wives, Channel 4's Hollyoaks) transfers to London's Ovalhouse. This hilariously funny one-woman show explores identity struggles that are common to us all. (more...)

Radish to Revolutionize ReadingRadish to Revolutionize Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

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San Francisco Opera Presents DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBERSan Francisco Opera Presents DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

San Francisco Opera presents the world premiere of Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng's Dream of the Red Chamber, with a libretto by the composer and David Henry Hwang, in six performances from September 10-29, 2016. Commissioned by San Francisco Opera, the work is a co-production with the Hong Kong Arts Festival and will be performed March 17-18, 2017 at the Grand Theatre in the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of its 45th annual festival. Based on one of the quintessential works of world literature, Sheng and Hwang's opera explores the characters at the heart of Chinese author Cao Xueqin's 18th-century novel and communicates their story as a vivid musical and theatrical experience.  (more...)

San Francisco Opera to Present DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER World PremiereSan Francisco Opera to Present DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

San Francisco Opera today announced additional details for the Company's world premiere commission DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER by renowned Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng, opening at the War Memorial Opera House on September 10, 2016. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Premieres Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER TonightSan Francisco Opera Premieres Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

San Francisco Opera presents the world premiere of Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng's Dream of the Red Chamber, with a libretto by the composer and David Henry Hwang, in six performances from tonight, September 10, through September 29, 2016. (more...)

San Francisco Opera to Premiere of Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBERSan Francisco Opera to Premiere of Bright Sheng and David Henry Hwang's DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

San Francisco Opera presents the world premiere of Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng's Dream of the Red Chamber, with a libretto by the composer and David Henry Hwang, in six performances from September 10-29, 2016. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com for 5/15/2016 - 5/22/2016Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com for 5/15/2016 - 5/22/2016
by BWW - May 22, 2016

Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com from 5/15/2016 - 5/22/2016. (more...)

JOY LUCK CLUB Author Reveals New Sexy, Buff Body at 64JOY LUCK CLUB Author Reveals New Sexy, Buff Body at 64
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

JOY LUCK CLUB author, Amy Tan, is revealing her new buff body on social media.  At 64, the strong and sexy author writes on her Facebook page: (more...)

BWW Opera News: New York City Opera to Present NY Premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE This SpringBWW Opera News: New York City Opera to Present NY Premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

New York City Opera presents the New York premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE by composer Stewart Wallace, set to a libretto by Michael Korie. (more...)

New York City Opera to Present NY Premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE This SpringNew York City Opera to Present NY Premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

New York City Opera presents the New York premiere of HOPPER'S WIFE by composer Stewart Wallace, set to a libretto by Michael Korie. (more...)

Damian Woetzel's DEMO Series to Continue at Kennedy Center, 4/22-23Damian Woetzel's DEMO Series to Continue at Kennedy Center, 4/22-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2016

Damian Woetzel continues his DEMO series uniting artists around a common theme, April 22-23, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater. This installment of the multi-genre series features Memphis jookin' dance pioneer Lil Buck, along with fellow jooker Ron "Prime Tyme" Myles, and musicians Sandeep Das (tabla), Johnny Gandelsman (violin), Cristina Pato (gaita), Wu Tong (sheng), David Teie (cello), and singer, song-writer, and multi-instrumentalist Kate Davis. This adventurous cast of musicians and dancers will explore, through their performances, the worlds they came from, collaboratively reinventing their own instruments and art forms around the theme of Place. (more...)

San Francisco Opera to Present DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER World PremiereSan Francisco Opera to Present DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2015

San Francisco Opera today announced additional details for the Company's world premiere commission DREAM OF THE RED CHAMBER by renowned Chinese-American composer Bright Sheng, opening at the War Memorial Opera House on September 10, 2016. (more...)

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