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Autorino Center for the Arts Welcomes Daniel Salazar Jr.'s GUITAR UNDER THE STARS Photo Autorino Center for the Arts Welcomes Daniel Salazar Jr.'s GUITAR UNDER THE STARS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

For the first time, as part of the Autorino Center for the Arts On the Move season at the University of Saint Joseph, Daniel Salazar Jr., an internationally renowned Spanish guitarist, will perform his annual outdoor concert Guitar Under the Stars for all, for free.

IT'S WONDERFUL LIFE Opera Recording Now Available in Digital Formats and CD Pre-Order Photo IT'S WONDERFUL LIFE Opera Recording Now Available in Digital Formats and CD Pre-Orders
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 16, 2017

It's Christmas in August. Houston Grand Opera's (HGO) world premiere of composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer's opera It's a Wonderful Life is now available for audio streaming, high resolution download, and CD pre-orders on the PENTATONE website. The CD will be released worldwide on September 1. It's a Wonderful Life is the newest addition to PENTATONE's American Opera Series. 

Blues Star Morganfield to Perform in Leimert Park, 6/17
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Big Bill Morganfield, son of legendary blues songwriter and guitarist  Muddy Waters and an award-winning bluesman himself, will be the star performer at The West Coast Muddy Waters Blues Festival on June 17 in a stage built on Vision Parking Lot in Leimert Park.

ON TOKYO'S EDGE Comes to Teatro Paraguas
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 26, 2017

Teatro Paraguas and Red Mountain Press are proud to present Gordon Ball reading from his book On Tokyo's Edge: Gajin Tales from Postwar Japan May 21, 5pm. This reading is a continuation of our work with Red Mountain Press and the New Mexico literary community.

The Actors' Gang Welcomes Two New Board Members
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 23, 2017

The Actors' Gang Artistic Director Tim Robbins, Executive Director Simon Hannah, and chair of the Board, Collette Brooks proudly announce the addition of two new members to The Actors' Gang Board of Directors since January 2017. The newly elected board members are Billie C. Greer and Malissa Feruzzi Shriver.

City Lights Publishers to Present Bill Morgan's THE BEATS ABROAD
by Matt Smith - Jan 27, 2016

The Beat Generation is one of the great homegrown countercultures of the United States, but in fact its writers traveled widely and most of them lived abroad for periods of time. Their travels were a vital source of inspiration, and in turn they inspired literary scenes and kindred spirits around the globe.

City Lights Publishers Celebrates 60th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2015

In 1955, Lawrence Ferlinghetti was a mostly unknown poet and the co-founder of a popular all-paperback bookshop in San Francisco. His City Lights Bookstore was two years old and going strong when Ferlinghetti decided to launch a publishing imprint, inaugurating the Pocket Poets Series with his own first book of poems, Pictures of the Gone World, published in a letterpress edition of 500 copies. Priced at 75 cents a copy, the book was assembled by hand by Ferlinghetti and some friends at a small printer just down the street from the bookshop.

Smithsonian Tells Real Story Inspiring CBS' The Dovekeepers in SIEGE OF MASADA Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 27, 2015

The legend of Masada is the Alamo of the ancient world, the story of more than 900 Jewish rebels who held a nearly impregnable fort against the might of the Roman Empire.

Smithsonian Tells Real Story Inspiring CBS' The Dovekeepers in SIEGE OF MASADA, 3/27
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 5, 2015

The legend of Masada is the Alamo of the ancient world, the story of more than 900 Jewish rebels who held a nearly impregnable fort against the might of the Roman Empire.

The Washington National Opera Presents FLORENCIA IN THE AMAZON, Now thru 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2014

Washington National Opera (WNO) opens its 2014-2015 season with the company premiere of Daniel Cata?n and Marcela Fuentes-Berain's Florencia in the Amazon, today, September 20-28 in the Kennedy Center Opera House.

The Washington National Opera Presents FLORENCIA IN THE AMAZON, 9/20-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2014

Washington National Opera (WNO) opens its 2014-2015 season with the company premiere of Daniel Cata?n and Marcela Fuentes-Berain's Florencia in the Amazon, September 20-28 in the Kennedy Center Opera House. This modern romantic drama, the first Spanish-language work WNO has presented in a decade, is inspired by the magical realism of Colombian author Gabriel Garci?a Ma?rquez. WNO Artistic Director Francesca Zambello revisits her world premiere production with members of her original creative team to present a fresh take on this contemporary classic. Conductor Carolyn Kuan leads the WNO Orchestra in her WNO debut.

MOBY-DICK Opera Broadcast on THIRTEEN's Great Performances Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2013

Composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer's award-winning opera Moby-Dick, will be broadcast on THIRTEEN's Great Performances tonight, November 1, 2013 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.

MOBY-DICK Opera to Be Broadcast on THIRTEEN's Great Performances, 11/1
by Christina Mancuso - Sep 23, 2013

Composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer's award-winning opera Moby-Dick, will be broadcast on THIRTEEN's Great Performances Friday, November 1, 2013 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), as part of the PBS Arts Fall Festival.

PETUNIA, THE 99%: OCCUPY EVERYWHERE & More From FilmBuff Set for VOD Release this Month
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 5, 2013

FilmBuff has just announced their slate for films set for VOD release this month. Check out details, trailers, and dates for the movies below!

BWW Reviews: CONNetic Dance's NUTCRACKER SUITE & SPICY More Mild Than Wild
by Jacques Lamarre - Dec 14, 2012

With NUTCRACKER SUITE & SPICY, a critic learns Trix are for kids.

Discovery's New Series GHOST TOWN GOLD Premieres Today
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2012

Putting the boom back in boomtown, Discovery Channel's new series GHOST TOWN GOLD follows two modern day explorers, Brit Eaton and Scott Glaves, as they track down priceless treasures of the Old West.

Discovery's New Series GHOST TOWN GOLD to Premiere 11/15
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 12, 2012

Putting the boom back in boomtown, Discovery Channel's new series GHOST TOWN GOLD follows two modern day explorers, Brit Eaton and Scott Glaves, as they track down priceless treasures of the Old West.

Palladium At St. Petersburg College Announces Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2011

The Palladium at St. Petersburg College presents a full line up of music, dance, and other performances this winter.

Craig Miller Joins 6th Street Playhouse Staff
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 10, 2011

After a nationwide search, the 6th Street Playhouse has announced the hiring of Craig A. Miller of Houston, Texas as its new Artistic Director and Education Director.

Palladium At St. Petersburg College Announces Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2011

The Palladium at St. Petersburg College presents a full line up of music, dance, and other performances this winter.

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