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Jackie Theoharis to Return to Don't Tell Mama With QUARTER-LIFE CRISIS Photo Jackie Theoharis to Return to Don't Tell Mama With QUARTER-LIFE CRISIS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 24, 2021

Jackie Theoharis will return to Don't Tell Mama LIVE with her one-woman cabaret, 'Quarter-Life Crisis' on Thursday, December 2nd! The show is an evening comprised of songs, love, agony, and celebration of a relatable transition, jam-packed with a few important life lessons, and sprinkled with lots of joy along the way.

Theater J Presents TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE Next Month Photo Theater J Presents TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2021

Brandeis University sociology professor Morris S. Schwartz inspired millions with his lessons on life and loving in Mitch Albom's breakout memoir, Tuesdays with Morrie, which has been adapted for the stage by Albom and playwright and screenwriter Jeffrey Hatcher (Stage Beauty and Columbo) and will appear as the second play in Theater J's 2021-2022 season.

Edgar Heap Of Birds Named Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence Photo Edgar Heap Of Birds Named Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2021

The Rose Art Museum named Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds (b. 1954, Cheyenne/Arapaho) its 2021-2022 Ruth Ann and Nathan Perlmutter Artist-in-Residence.

BWW Interview: LAIONA MICHELLE of LITTLE GIRL BLUE: THE NINA SIMONE MUSICAL at Goodsp Photo BWW Interview: LAIONA MICHELLE of LITTLE GIRL BLUE: THE NINA SIMONE MUSICAL at Goodspeed Opera House
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Aug 11, 2021

Little Girl Blue: The Nina Simone Musical, which made its world premiere at the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick, New Jersey two and half years ago, is again taking audiences by storm in bucolic Connecticut at Goodspeed by the River.

Cappella Clausura Extends Troubadours 2021 Photo Cappella Clausura Extends Troubadours 2021
by Stephi Wild - Aug 7, 2021

Due to overwhelming demand, the Cappella Clausura Troubadours 2021 program will continue to stream through August 20th. The groundbreaking work combines poetry from the 12th-14th centuries with music by an eclectic assortment of female composers. The new music was recorded live at Emmanuel Church in Boston

Cappella Clausura Presents TROUBADOURS 2021 Photo Cappella Clausura Presents TROUBADOURS 2021
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021

The ancient singer and songwriters are: The Contessa Beatrice de Dia (Southern France 1100’s), Gertrude, Duchesse de Lorraine (northern France 1200’s), Azalais de Porcairages (Southern France 1100’s), Castelloza (Auvergne 1200’s), Clara d’Anduza (Languedoc 1200’s), and the trio of Alais, Iselda and Carenza (possibly Toulouse in the 1200’s).

Yarn/Wire to Release Two New Albums in September â€" TONBAND, and THE MUSIC OF ANNEA  Photo Yarn/Wire to Release Two New Albums in September â€" TONBAND, and THE MUSIC OF ANNEA LOCKWOOD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

On Friday, September 10, 2021, the percussion and piano quartet Yarn/Wire will release two albums: Tonband, world premiere recordings of music by Enno Poppe and Wolfgang Heiniger out digitally on WERGO Records, and legendary sound artist and experimental composer Annea Lockwood's Becoming Air.

A GOOD DAY Musical Theatre Concert Will be Performed at the Historic Park Theatre Photo A GOOD DAY Musical Theatre Concert Will be Performed at the Historic Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

The concert will feature songs from Eric Sirota's newest musical, A Good Day. The program will also include songs from Sirota's Off-Broadway hit Frankenstein, Your Name On My Lips and Go, My Child. This event is produced by John Lant and Tamra Pica in association with Write Act Repertory.

KTC Announces New Producing Artistic Director and Managing Director Photo KTC Announces New Producing Artistic Director and Managing Director
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2021

Rebecca Bradshaw (she/her), Associate Producer of Boston's Huntington Theatre, and Cary Bland Simpson (she/they), Director of Corporate & Special Events at Only Make Believe have been named the new Producing Artistic Director and Managing Director of Ithaca's Kitchen Theatre Company, respectively, effective July 1, 2021.

Kitchen Theatre Company Adds Rebecca Bradshaw As Producing Artistic Director and Cary Photo Kitchen Theatre Company Adds Rebecca Bradshaw As Producing Artistic Director and Cary Bland Simpson As Managing Director
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2021

Rebecca Bradshaw (she/her/hers), Associate Producer of Boston's Huntington Theatre, and Cary Bland Simpson (she/they), Director of Corporate & Special Events at Only Make Believe have been named the new Producing Artistic Director and Managing Director of Ithaca's Kitchen Theatre Company, respectively, effective July 1, 2021.

Rose Art Museum Presents Frida Kahlo: POSE Photo Rose Art Museum Presents Frida Kahlo: POSE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

Organized in five overlapping sections—Posing; Composing; Exposing; Queering; and Self-Fashioning––the show highlights the profound and creative interplay between photography, fashion, art, and the construction of identities within Kahlo’s multidimensional oeuvre.

Rose Art Museum Presents re: collections Photo Rose Art Museum Presents re: collections
by Stephi Wild - Jun 29, 2021

Organized in celebration of the Rose’s 60th anniversary and opening June 25th, the exhibition re: collections, Six Decades at the Rose Art Museum, casts a critical eye in these two directions: highlighting the Rose’s radical roots while showcasing the potential for future transformations.

Westport Country Playhouse Elects Four New Board Of Trustees Members Photo Westport Country Playhouse Elects Four New Board Of Trustees Members
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2021

Learn about each of the new trustees, who bring the total up to 30, led by Ania Czekaj-Farber of Westport, chair.

Cappella Clausura Will Present TROUBADOURS 2021 This Month Photo Cappella Clausura Will Present TROUBADOURS 2021 This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

Based on the writings of ancient songwriters, each piece in “Troubadours 2021” will be given new life by an eclectic group of modern day composers specializing in everything from jazz and hip hop to medieval and classical and Bengali music.

Cast Announced for EL MONSTRUO DE LOS JARDINES Presented by Reading Greek Tragedy Onl Photo Cast Announced for EL MONSTRUO DE LOS JARDINES Presented by Reading Greek Tragedy Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2021

Reading Greek Tragedy Online was created during the first weeks of the COVID-19 lockdown when Paul O’Mahony, Artistic Director of award-winning Brighton based theatre company Out of Chaos found all three of his upcoming UK tours cancelled.

Laiona Michelle Joins George Street Playhouse as Artistic Associate Photo Laiona Michelle Joins George Street Playhouse as Artistic Associate
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021

Broadway veteran Laiona Michelle, writer and star of the George Street Playhouse’s production of Little Girl Blue - The Nina Simone Musical has joined the staff of George Street Playhouse as Artistic Associate. 

BWW Interview: Jared Mezzocchi's Guided Tour Thru His & SOMEONE ELSE'S HOUSE Photo BWW Interview: Jared Mezzocchi's Guided Tour Thru His & SOMEONE ELSE'S HOUSE
by Gil Kaan - Apr 30, 2021

Geffen Stayhouse’s sixth virtual production Jared Mezzocchi’s SOMEONE ELSE’S HOUSE world premieres April 30, 2021. This live, virtual, and interactive theatrical experience was written and will be performed by Jared. Based on the true-life haunting encounters of generations of his family living in New England, the Zoomed audience will follow along with Jared narrating his family histories using the “haunting kits” pre-mailed before their reserved performance.

GREEK TRAGEDY ONLINE Present to ARGONAUTICA Virtual Play Photo GREEK TRAGEDY ONLINE Present to ARGONAUTICA Virtual Play
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 23, 2021

Less than a week later, Reading Greek Tragedy Online's first live episode streamed, scene readings of Euripides' Helen. From there, performances continued, weekly, throughout 2020 and by the end of the year, the project had engaged 115 actors and academics (who provide analysis and discussion as part of each 90-minute episode) from the UK, US, Canada, France, Mexico, Greece, Australia, Cyprus and India.

Dana Arieli Captures Haunted Landscapes In A New Virtual Exhibition Photo Dana Arieli Captures Haunted Landscapes In A New Virtual Exhibition
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2021

The Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA will present its first-ever online exhibition, 'The Zionist Phantom' by Dana Arieli, now live and viewable.

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Reopens Art Galleries With #notwhite Collective's 'We A Photo The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Reopens Art Galleries With #notwhite Collective's 'We Are The Global Majority'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 16, 2021

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced the return to its galleries and visual art spaces beginning on Friday, June 4, 2021, with the special art installation from the #notwhite collective. The #notwhite collective is a group of 13 women artists whose mission is to use non-individualistic, multi-disciplinary art to make their stories visible.

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