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Date Of Birth:
May 14, 1952 (68)
Birth Place:
Dumbarton, Dunbarstonshire, SCOTLAND
Bio:
Broadway: American Utopia (2019). Byrne works in a variety of mediums. Born in Dumbarton, Scotland, he grew up in North America and was educated at art schools in Maryland and Rhode Island. Since leaving the Talking Heads, the band he co-founded in the 1970s, Byrne has released nine solo albums, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 14, 1952 (68)

Birth Place: Dumbarton, Dunbarstonshire, SCOTLAND

Bio:
Broadway: American Utopia (2019). Byrne works in a variety of mediums. Born in Dumbarton, Scotland, he grew up in North America and was educated at art schools in Maryland and Rhode Island. Since leaving the Talking Heads, the band he co-founded in the 1970s, Byrne has released nine solo albums, ... (read complete bio)
Brooklyn Academy of Music Launches Seven Residencies in October Photo Brooklyn Academy of Music Launches Seven Residencies in October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

In an effort to lay out a larger welcome mat to artists of many disciplines, BAM is offering residencies to seven artists/artistic teams to support the development of their work at a challenging time.

VIDEO: Watch the New Official Trailer for DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO Photo VIDEO: Watch the New Official Trailer for DAVID BYRNE'S AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO
by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2020

The filmed version of the critically acclaimed Broadway show, DAVID BYRNEa??S AMERICAN UTOPIA debuts SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 (8:00-9:45 p.m. ET/PT).

Jealous Of The Birds Release New Album 'Peninsula' Photo Jealous Of The Birds Release New Album 'Peninsula'
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

Jealous of the Birds – the musical project of Northern Ireland-based singer-songwriter Naomi Hamilton – announce  Peninsula: A Short Film.

Broadway Catch Up: September 21- Liz Callaway, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Neil Patrick Harr Photo Broadway Catch Up: September 21- Liz Callaway, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Neil Patrick Harris, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Liz Callaway, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Neil Patrick Harris, and more!

VIDEO: David Byrne Talks About Collaborating With Spike Lee on AMERICAN UTOPIA Photo VIDEO: David Byrne Talks About Collaborating With Spike Lee on AMERICAN UTOPIA
by Stage Tube - Sep 18, 2020

David Byrne shares his hopes for the return of Broadway, talks about collaborating with Spike Lee to film his Broadway show David Byrne's American Utopia and his project, We Are Not Divided.

David Byrne's 'Reasons to be Cheerful' Announces 'We Are Not Divided', A Multimedia E Photo David Byrne's 'Reasons to be Cheerful' Announces 'We Are Not Divided', A Multimedia Editorial Project
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

Today Reasons to be Cheerful, the solutions-based online magazine founded by David Byrne, has announced We Are Not Divided, a six-week collaborative journalistic exploration of our capacity to overcome division. 

Wesleyan University​'s ​Theater Department​ Presents ​'Re-Evaluating the Grou Photo Wesleyan University​'s ​Theater Department​ Presents ​'Re-Evaluating the Ground on Which We(s) Stand(s)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

Wesleyan Universitya??'s a??Theater Departmenta?? presents a??'Re-Evaluating the Ground on Which We(s) Stand(s): An Evening of August Wilson with Broadway's Crystal Dickinson and Brandon Dirden,' on a??Friday, September 25, 2020 at 4:30pm on Zoom. Registration is required for access to this free virtual event.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SU Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents FOLKSBIENE LIVE!: WELCOME TO OUR SUKE/SUKKAH
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

This October, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-presents Folksbiene! LIVE: 'Welcome to Our Suke/Sukkah', a four-day festival of family-friendly performances during Chol Hamoed (the intermediary days of Sukkos) from October 5th to 8th.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 58th NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL, Including Clips from AM Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the 58th NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL, Including Clips from AMERICAN UTOPIA
by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2020

The 58th New York Film Festival, presented by Film at Lincoln Center, announces the addition of a new festival venuea?"the Bronx Drive-In at the Bronx Zoo.

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC 9/11 - 9/18 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC 9/11 - 9/18
by TV Scoop - Sep 11, 2020

Find out what's happening on Upcoming Guests on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS and if it's a new episode, airing on NBC on Friday, September 11, 2020!

Review Roundup: David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO Photo Review Roundup: David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

American Utopia is coming! On October 17, HBO will release the filmed version of the acclaimed Broadway show 'David Byrne's American Utopia,' directed by Academy Award winning director Spike Lee. The film just premiered at TIFF and the critics have spoken ...

AMERICAN MASTERS Announces New Documentary on Twyla Tharp Photo AMERICAN MASTERS Announces New Documentary on Twyla Tharp
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

Stick Figure Entertainment, in association with American Masters Pictures, is proud to announce Twyla Moves (w.t.), a feature documentary

David Byrne Returns to Sonos Radio Today Photo David Byrne Returns to Sonos Radio Today
by TV News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

Sonos Radio drops the second episode of David Byrne’s new monthly show, Here Comes Everybody, today.

Frank London & Adeena Karasick to Release SALOME: WOMAN OF VALOR Photo Frank London & Adeena Karasick to Release SALOME: WOMAN OF VALOR
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020

Over the last three decades, the celebrated East Village-based Canadian poet/performer Adeena Karasick and Grammy Award-winning composer/trumpeter Frank London have each transformed the worlds of poetry and music with work that is sensual and political, steeped in Jewish mysticism, exploding notions of high and low culture.

ON THE ROCKS From Sofia Coppola Will Premiere at New York Film Festival Photo ON THE ROCKS From Sofia Coppola Will Premiere at New York Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Aug 27, 2020

Variety reports that the Rashida Jones/Bill Murray led 'On the Rocks' will make its premiere at the New York Film Festival. Sofia Coppola directs.

VIDEO: Watch the All-New Trailer for David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO! Photo VIDEO: Watch the All-New Trailer for David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA on HBO!
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2020

American Utopia is coming! On October 17, HBO will release the filmed version of the acclaimed Broadway show 'David Byrne's American Utopia,' directed by Academy Award winning director Spike Lee. 

The Paley Center For Media Announces New Selection To Its  Paley Front Row Series: CO Photo The Paley Center For Media Announces New Selection To Its Paley Front Row Series: COACHELLA: 20 YEARS IN THE DESERT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2020

The Paley Center for Media today announced a new selection to its Paley Front Row series: Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert.

Paley Front Row to Explore the 20 Year History of Coachella Photo Paley Front Row to Explore the 20 Year History of Coachella
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020

The Paley Center for Media today announced a new selection to its Paley Front Row series: Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert. The conversation featuring the creative team behind the YouTube Originals documentary will be available for view on the Paley Center's YouTube channel on Friday, August 21, at noon EST. Paley Front Row is part of Paley@Home Presented by Citi, a new way to enjoy the behind-the-scenes stories of today's top shows from the comfort of home. 

David Byrne Launches New Monthly Radio Show HERE COMES EVERYBODY Photo David Byrne Launches New Monthly Radio Show HERE COMES EVERYBODY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2020

David Byrne launches his new monthly radio show, a??Here Comes Everybody,' today, August 1.

2020 Toronto International Film Festival Announces Feature-Film Lineup Photo 2020 Toronto International Film Festival Announces Feature-Film Lineup
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2020

TIFF Co-Heads Cameron Bailey and Joana Vicente today announced the lineup of titles selected for the 45th Toronto International Film Festival.

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