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San Francisco Opera's 2022-23 Centennial Season Announced Photo San Francisco Opera's 2022-23 Centennial Season Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2022

As only the third American opera company in history to reach this centennial milestone, the Company’s 2022–23 Season will honor San Francisco Opera’s glorious past while inviting the public into an exciting new era of musical excellence under Kim’s music directorship and a renewed commitment to innovation.

Ucross Now Accepting Applications For Fall 2022 Photo Ucross Now Accepting Applications For Fall 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 8, 2021

Ucross, a prestigious artist residency program in northern Wyoming, is now accepting applications for general studio residencies and dedicated Native American fellowships in Fall 2022.

Ucross Announces Fall 2021 Fellows Photo Ucross Announces Fall 2021 Fellows
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 12, 2021

Today, Ucross, the renowned artist residency program in northeastern Wyoming, announced its Fall 2021 Fellows. 

REDCAT Announces Fall 2021 Season Photo REDCAT Announces Fall 2021 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021

Making its triumphant return to live performance and art, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater (REDCAT), CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, is proud to announce its Fall 2021 season. Through live and streaming performances, screenings, and exhibitions, REDCAT will once again welcome in-person audiences—while also reaching online audiences around the world—September through December 2021. 

The Academy Invites Leslie Odom Jr., Nathan Lane, George C. Wolfe & 392 More to Membe Photo The Academy Invites Leslie Odom Jr., Nathan Lane, George C. Wolfe & 392 More to Membership
by TV News Desk - Jul 1, 2021

There are 89 Oscar nominees, including 25 winners, among the invitees.

Ucross Welcomes Two New Staff Members Photo Ucross Welcomes Two New Staff Members
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2021

Ucross will welcome two new employees to its full-time staff, Randy Rosalez and Caitlin Addlesperger.

Texas Performing Arts Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Texas Performing Arts Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

After spearheading a $3M renovation of Austin’s largest theater, Executive & Artistic Director Bob Bursey has announced his first curated season of music, dance, theater, and performance for Texas Performing Arts. A dozen live productions will mark its 40th Anniversary season in 2021-2022.

Additional World Premieres Announced for KRONOS FESTIVAL, June 11 â€" 18 Photo Additional World Premieres Announced for KRONOS FESTIVAL, June 11 â€" 18
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 2, 2021

After a year’s hiatus, Kronos Performing Arts Association’s KRONOS FESTIVAL returns on June 11 – 18, expanding the annual San Francisco-based event into the virtual sphere with eight exciting online presentations, including fourteen world premieres. All streams will be available free of charge, and will remain online until August 31. Streaming details are available at kronosquartet.org/kronos-festival-2021/.

Kronos Festival to Present 10 World Premieres and 8 Free Online Events Photo Kronos Festival to Present 10 World Premieres and 8 Free Online Events
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2021

After a year's hiatus, Kronos Performing Arts Association's KRONOS FESTIVAL returns on June 11 – 18, expanding the annual San Francisco-based event into the virtual sphere with eight exciting online presentations, including ten world premieres.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 30- with Betty Buckley, Donna Murphy, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, April 30- with Betty Buckley, Donna Murphy, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 30, 2021

Today (April 30) in live streaming: Broadway Rocks the Who!, Stars in the House reunites The Mystery of Edwin Drood, and more!

Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER Photo Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2021

Bang on a Can announces the Cal Performances at Home video premiere of a new film, Steel Hammer, featuring the acclaimed oratorio by Bang on a Can's co-founder, Pulitzer Prize winner Julia Wolfe.

LA Opera's Digital Short LET ME COME IN Premieres April 30 Photo LA Opera's Digital Short LET ME COME IN Premieres April 30
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 14, 2021

LA Opera's latest Digital Short, 'let me come in,' will premiere online on April 30. Produced and directed by filmmaker Bill Morrison, 'let me come in' features a new song by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang performed by soprano Angel Blue, one of opera's brightest stars. The short film incorporates rediscovered (and heavily damaged) footage from the lost 1928 silent film Pawns of Passion to astonishing effect.

Ucross Welcomes Spring Artists In Residence Photo Ucross Welcomes Spring Artists In Residence
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 10, 2021

Ucross, the renowned artist residency program, today announced the Spring 2021 roster of artists in residence. Twenty-nine artists, working in a variety of disciplines, including visual art, writing, music, and dance, will receive uninterrupted time, studio space, and living accommodations on Ucross's spectacular 20,000-acre ranch at the foothills of the Bighorn Mountains.

Ucross Launches Annual Music Fellowships With Rice University Photo Ucross Launches Annual Music Fellowships With Rice University
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2021

Ucross has announced the establishment of a new partnership with Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music. An annual fellowship will award four weeks of Ucross residency time to accomplished artists and/or scholars in the field of music.

The Crossing Releases 'The Tower and The Garden' Feat. Works By Gregory Spears, Joel  Photo The Crossing Releases 'The Tower and The Garden' Feat. Works By Gregory Spears, Joel Puckett, And Toivo Tulev
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2021

On Friday, February 12, 2021, GRAMMY-winning choir The Crossing, led by Donald Nally, releases its 23rd commercial album, THE TOWER AND THE GARDEN on Navona Records.

The Crossing Releases New Film, YOU CAN PLAN ON ME, Focusing On The Experience Of Alo Photo The Crossing Releases New Film, YOU CAN PLAN ON ME, Focusing On The Experience Of Aloneness
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2020

Today, GRAMMY-winning new music choir The Crossing released a new film, You can Plan on Me, a reflective new composition based on works from their long history of commissioned world premieres.

The Menil Collection's New Exhibition Features The Crossing In David Lang Soundscape, Photo The Menil Collection's New Exhibition Features The Crossing In David Lang Soundscape, Specters Of Noon
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 12, 2020

GRAMMY Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang has written an interactive soundscape, specters of noon, for The Menil Collection's new exhibition Allora & Calzadilla: Specters of Noon, on exhibit through June 2021.

The Crossing to Release RISING W/ THE CROSSING On New Focus Recordings Photo The Crossing to Release RISING W/ THE CROSSING On New Focus Recordings
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2020

On Friday, December 11, 2020, GRAMMY-winning new-music choir The Crossing releases its 22nd commercial release, Rising w/ The Crossing, on New Focus Recordings. The album features live concert recordings from The Crossing's archives, chosen by conductor Donald Nally.

The Crossing Awarded $360,000 Grant From The Pew Center For Arts & Heritage For Ted H Photo The Crossing Awarded $360,000 Grant From The Pew Center For Arts & Heritage For Ted Hearne's FARMING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2020

The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage today announced a major grant of $300,000 to GRAMMY-winning new-music choir The Crossing in support of Farming, a concert-length musical work by frequent Crossing collaborator, composer Ted Hearne, to be premiered in summer 2023.

The Crossing Announces Pre-Election Project THE CROSSING VOTES: 2020 Featuring Four N Photo The Crossing Announces Pre-Election Project THE CROSSING VOTES: 2020 Featuring Four New Films
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

GRAMMY-winning new-music choir The Crossing has announced the launch of its current project The Crossing Votes: 2020, a series of four new short films, continuing the ensemble's commitment to reporting and responding to the times in which we live. The Crossing Votes: 2020 includes two world premieres, written for the project.

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