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November 29, 1915 (106)
 
Billy Strayhorn Headshot
Date of Birth: November 29, 1915 (106)
Kennedy Center Announces 2021-2022 Ballet and Dance Season Photo Kennedy Center Announces 2021-2022 Ballet and Dance Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2021

The Kennedy Center has announced its 2021–2022 ballet and dance season - beginning in October 2021.

BWW CD Review: Anais Reno LOVESOME THING Is Something To Love Photo BWW CD Review: Anais Reno LOVESOME THING Is Something To Love
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 28, 2021

When your hear over and over about how amazing a singer is, you might grow to fear the hype. This is one time high expectations are met... with a vengeance.

Segerstrom Center for the Arts and American Ballet Theatre Partner for A New Dance Pr Photo Segerstrom Center for the Arts and American Ballet Theatre Partner for A New Dance Project Uniting in Movement
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2021

Segerstrom Center for the Arts and American Ballet Theatre have completed an exciting new artistic collaboration titled UNITING IN MOVEMENT, during which 18 dancers and the artistic staff of ABT developed and rehearsed three works that culminated in an exhilarating live performance in Segerstrom Hall and which can be streamed on demand from May 12 – 26.

Newport Music Festival Announces Schedule For July 2021 Photo Newport Music Festival Announces Schedule For July 2021
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2021

Today, the Newport Music Festival announces the complete seventeen-concert schedule for its 53rd season, from July 4-20, 2021.

Entertainer Mark Nadler Stars in GAY AS THEY SAY from Theatre Rhinoceros. Photo Entertainer Mark Nadler Stars in GAY AS THEY SAY from Theatre Rhinoceros.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 14, 2021

Theatre Rhinoceros presents Mark Nadler in the world premiere of GAY AS THEY SAY.

New Dance Project UNITING IN MOVEMENT Will Be Presented by ABT and Segerstrom Center Photo New Dance Project UNITING IN MOVEMENT Will Be Presented by ABT and Segerstrom Center
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2021

ABT, America's National Ballet Company, has been in residence at the Center since March 22, rehearsing this new program that will receive its world premiere before a live audience on Sunday, April 25 in Segerstrom Hall, followed by streaming on demand from May 12 – 26.

Darius de Haas Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Spring Concert Series Photo Darius de Haas Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Spring Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

Entitled, “A Song for You: An Evening with Darius de Haas” and created especially for the Playhouse, the concert includes songs from the Great American Songbook to Broadway to beloved artists like Nat King Cole and Stevie Wonder. Performances will be held at Bucks County Playhouse on Friday, April 9 and Saturday, April 10 at 8 pm.

Jane Monheit Celebrates 20 Years as a Recording Artist With Online Concert and New Al Photo Jane Monheit Celebrates 20 Years as a Recording Artist With Online Concert and New Album COME WHAT MAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS has announced that Come What May, the enchanting new album from international Billboard #1 pop/jazz vocalist Jane Monheit, will be available on CD and digital and streaming formats on Friday, March 12. This dynamic all-new collection of songbook classics will honor Monheit’s 20th anniversary as a best-selling recording artist.

Craft Recordings Announces 'Small Batch,' a Limited Edition, One-Step Vinyl Series Photo Craft Recordings Announces 'Small Batch,' a Limited Edition, One-Step Vinyl Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 14, 2021

Craft Recordings is thrilled to announce their Small Batch series—a carefully curated audiophile collection devoted to creating the highest quality vinyl reissues of legendary recordings from their vast catalog.

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Darius de Haas Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Darius de Haas
by Nicholas Adler - Dec 6, 2020

In this interview, I get to find out some great history about Darius and hear all about his upcoming projects including an upcoming show for Radio Free Birdland called 'Let Me Carry You This Christmas'.

Boston Ballet Presents BB@yourhome: The Gift Photo Boston Ballet Presents BB@yourhome: The Gift
by Stephi Wild - Dec 3, 2020

Boston Ballet presents BB@yourhome: The Gift, a one-hour long program featuring new works choreographed by Boston Ballet Company dancers Paul Craig, Chyrstyn Fentroy, John Lam, Haley Schwan, My'Kal Stromile, Gabriel Lorena (Boston Ballet II) and Arianna Hughlett (post graduate), set to Duke Ellington's Nutcracker Suite.

American Ballet Theatre Presents ABT TODAY: THE FUTURE STARTS NOW Photo American Ballet Theatre Presents ABT TODAY: THE FUTURE STARTS NOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2020

Celebrating the trailblazing spirit that has propelled American Ballet Theatre for eight decades, ABT has announced a program that exemplifies innovation and inclusion. ABT Today: The Future Starts Now will feature the Company’s world-class dancers in four World Premiere performances on Monday, November 23 at 7 P.M. EST on ABT’s YouTube Channel.

Opera Saratoga New Digital Concert Series With Justin Austin Photo Opera Saratoga New Digital Concert Series With Justin Austin
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 13, 2020

Opera Saratoga announced today the first performance events as part of the company's 60th Anniversary Season. On Thursday, November 19th, in partnership with Caffè Lena, Opera Saratoga will launch AMERICA SINGS, a monthly concert series featuring an array of diverse, internationally acclaimed artists.

Opera Saratoga Presents Deborah Nansteel, Brandie Sutton and More as Part of AMERICA  Photo Opera Saratoga Presents Deborah Nansteel, Brandie Sutton and More as Part of AMERICA SINGS Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 13, 2020

On Thursday, November 19th, in partnership with Caffè Lena, Opera Saratoga will launch AMERICA SINGS, a monthly concert series featuring an array of diverse, internationally acclaimed artists.

Opera Staratoga Launches New Digital Concert Series Photo Opera Staratoga Launches New Digital Concert Series
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 12, 2020

Opera Saratoga announced today the first performance events as part of the company's 60th Anniversary Season.

IPEX Theatrical Artists Announces Inaugural Client Slate Photo IPEX Theatrical Artists Announces Inaugural Client Slate
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

IPEX's initial roster includes independent music company Reservoir, production company Gershwin Entertainment Corporation, and musicals including Broadway's A Night with Janis Joplin, Tony Award-Winning Million Dollar Quartet, and the in-development Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road.

Sarasota Orchestra Announces Reimagined 2020 - 2021 Season Photo Sarasota Orchestra Announces Reimagined 2020 - 2021 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2020

Sarasota Orchestra announced today a reimagined season that brings the joy and inspiration of classical and pops music to the community while maintaining health and safety for its patrons, musicians, staff and volunteers.

AnaĂŻs Reno Performs With Billy Stritch For Livestream Concert at 92Y Online Photo AnaĂŻs Reno Performs With Billy Stritch For Livestream Concert at 92Y Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 11, 2020

Piano Bar Live! Returns With Katie McGrath, Lisa St. Lou, KT Sullivan and More Photo Piano Bar Live! Returns With Katie McGrath, Lisa St. Lou, KT Sullivan and More
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2020

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!)streams this Tuesday, August 18th at 7:15 pm ET with host Scott Barbarino.

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Announces Next Stage Concert Programs For Fall 2020 Photo Dallas Symphony Orchestra Announces Next Stage Concert Programs For Fall 2020
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2020

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra (DSO) and Music Director Fabio Luisi (Louise W. & Edmund J. Kahn Music Directorship) today announce NEXT STAGE, revised programming for Fall 2020 Texas Instruments Classical Series, Pops Series and Dallas Symphony Presents concerts.

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