Franz Schubert News

 
Date of Birth: January 31, 1797
Date of Death: November 19, 1828 (31)
Birth Place: Lichtental, AUSTRIA
Gender: Male
Michael Presser to Guest Narrate Phil. Concert Operetta Theater's Opener Michael Presser to Guest Narrate Phil. Concert Operetta Theater's Opener
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2011

The Concert Operetta Theater will open its 9th season with a concert, Remembering Romberg! honoring the great American composer. Philadelphian Michael Presser, founder of New York City's leading Broadway non-profit organization Inside Broadway will be the guest narrator. (more...)

New York Theatre Workshop to Extend THREE PIANOS Thru 1/16/11New York Theatre Workshop to Extend THREE PIANOS Thru 1/16/11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2011

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director William Russo have announced that due to popular demand its acclaimed production of Three Pianos, written, arranged, and performed by Rick Burkhardt, Alec Duffy, and Dave Malloy, and directed by Rachel Chavkin, will extend one week through Sunday, January 16. (more...)

THREE PIANOS, COIL 2011, and UNDER THE RADAR Close 1/15-1/16THREE PIANOS, COIL 2011, and UNDER THE RADAR Close 1/15-1/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2011

Thousands of people have already been entertained by the OBIE-winning, music-theatre hit Three Pianos (New York Theatre Workshop), the COIL 2011 (Performance Space 122) and the Under the Radar Festival (from The Public Theater, performed at, among other spaces, La Mama E.T.C. and Dixon Place). This weekend, all three will give their last performances. (more...)

Chamber Music Palisades Presents Novak's SONATA TRIBUS, 2/1Chamber Music Palisades Presents Novak's SONATA TRIBUS, 2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2011

Chamber Music Palisades (CMP), the Westside music series celebrated for its stellar artistic line up and juxtaposing works old and new, presents noted artists Sarah Thornblade, violin, Robert Brophy, viola, and Armen Ksajikian, cello, who join series Co-Artistic Directors Delores Stevens, piano, and Susan Greenberg, flute, to perform four mesmerizing chamber music gems on Tuesday, February 1, 2011, 8 p.m., at St. Matthews Parish in Pacific Palisades. The program includes the West Coast premiere of Jan Novák's Sonata Tribus for Flute, Violin and Piano, Quartet in D Major, K. 285 for Flute and Strings by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Schubert's Adagio & Rondo Concertante for Piano Quartet, in F Major, D. 487, and César Franck's Sonata in A Major. (more...)

THREE PIANOS, COIL 2011, and UNDER THE RADAR Close 1/15-1/16THREE PIANOS, COIL 2011, and UNDER THE RADAR Close 1/15-1/16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2011

Thousands of people have already been entertained by the OBIE-winning, music-theatre hit Three Pianos (New York Theatre Workshop), the COIL 2011 (Performance Space 122) and the Under the Radar Festival (from The Public Theater, performed at, among other spaces, La Mama E.T.C. and Dixon Place). This weekend, all three will give their last performances. (more...)

New York Theatre Workshop Presents THREE PIANOS, Closes 1/9New York Theatre Workshop Presents THREE PIANOS, Closes 1/9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2011

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director William Russo have announced that Three Pianos, written, arranged, and performed by Rick Burkhardt, Alec Duffy, and Dave Malloy, and directed by Rachel Chavkin, will close January 9, 2011. (more...)

The Orion Ensemble Joins Ballet Chicago for 'Instruments of Revelation'The Orion Ensemble Joins Ballet Chicago for 'Instruments of Revelation'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2011

In a first-time collaboration, The Orion Ensemble, Chicago's nationally recognized and critically acclaimed chamber music ensemble, joins Ballet Chicago dancers for the world premiere of 'Instruments of Revelation' by Victoria Bond, on a program that also includes works by Rezsö Kókai and Franz Schubert. Performances take place February 27 at Music Institute of Chicago's Nichols Concert Hall in Evanston, March 6 at Fox Valley Presbyterian Church in Geneva and March 9 at Roosevelt University's Ganz Hall in Chicago. (more...)

Review - Three Pianos & The MikadoReview - Three Pianos & The Mikado
by Ben Peltz - Jan 7, 2011

No, that nice young man offering to pour you a glass of wine as you enter the New York Theatre Workshop's auditorium is not an intern or an Equity membership candidate earning weeks; it's one of the three madcap musicians who will be spending the next two hours trading punch lines, wheeling a trio of pianos around the stage and, somehow through it all, taking the inspiration for their antics from Franz Schubert's 1827 song cycle, Winterreise. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2011

René Pape, who triumphed earlier this season as Boris Godunov at the Metropolitan Opera, will present the most intimate side of his art when he makes his West Coast recital debut on January 15 at the Los Angeles Opera. (more...)

New York Theatre Workshop to Extend THREE PIANOS Thru 1/16/11New York Theatre Workshop to Extend THREE PIANOS Thru 1/16/11
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2010

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director William Russo have announced that due to popular demand its acclaimed production of Three Pianos, written, arranged, and performed by Rick Burkhardt, Alec Duffy, and Dave Malloy, and directed by Rachel Chavkin, will extend one week through Sunday, January 16. (more...)

New York Theatre Workshop Presents THREE PIANOS, 12/19-1/9New York Theatre Workshop Presents THREE PIANOS, 12/19-1/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2010

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) Artistic Director James C. Nicola and Managing Director William Russo have announced that Three Pianos, written, arranged, and performed by Rick Burkhardt, Alec Duffy, and Dave Malloy, and directed by Rachel Chavkin, will begin performances Tuesday, December 7, at 7pm, at NYTW, 79 East 4th Street, between Second Avenue and Bowery. Opening night is scheduled for Sunday, December 19 at 7:00pm. The production runs through January 9, 2011. (more...)

The Colonial Presents The Vienna Boys Choir 12/9The Colonial Presents The Vienna Boys Choir 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2010

The Vienna Boys Choir will be coming to the Colonial on December 9 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $55 and $35 and may be purchased in person at the Colonial Ticket Office at 111 South Street Monday-Friday 10pm-5pm, performance Saturdays 10pm-2pm, by calling (413) 997-4444 or online at www.TheColonialTheatre.org. (more...)

The Colonial Presents The Vienna Boys Choir 12/9The Colonial Presents The Vienna Boys Choir 12/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2010

The Vienna Boys Choir will be coming to the Colonial on December 9 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $55 and $35 and may be purchased in person at the Colonial Ticket Office at 111 South Street Monday-Friday 10pm-5pm, performance Saturdays 10pm-2pm, by calling (413) 997-4444 or online at www.TheColonialTheatre.org. (more...)

"Boojum!" What is it? Exactly. (An American Stage Premiere)"Boojum!" What is it? Exactly. (An American Stage Premiere)
by Paul W. Thompson - Dec 2, 2010

This show has only been staged one other time in its entire existence, in Australia in 1986, and certainly deserves a wider viewing. It is "Boojum!: Nonsense, Truth and Lewis Carroll," and it is on the boards at the DCA Theater on Randolph Street (now through December 19), a co-production of Chicago Opera Vanguard and Caffeine Theatre. (more...)

NYFOS Debuts Manning the Canon: Songs of Gay Life 12/2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2010

NEW YORK FESTIVAL OF SONG (NYFOS) Steven Blier, Artistic Director • Michael Barrett, Associate Artistic Director presents "MANNING THE CANON: Songs of Gay Life" (more...)

December 2010 Events Announced For Brooklyn Public LibraryDecember 2010 Events Announced For Brooklyn Public Library
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2010

As 2010 comes to a close, Brooklyn Public Library would like you to end the year on a good note. (more...)

NYFOS Debuts Manning the Canon: Songs of Gay Life 11/30, 12/2NYFOS Debuts Manning the Canon: Songs of Gay Life 11/30, 12/2
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2010

NEW YORK FESTIVAL OF SONG (NYFOS) Steven Blier, Artistic Director • Michael Barrett, Associate Artistic Director presents "MANNING THE CANON: Songs of Gay Life" (more...)

Sony Classical Releases Limited Edition 60-CD Set to Honor Leonard BernsteinSony Classical Releases Limited Edition 60-CD Set to Honor Leonard Bernstein
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2010

Leonard Bernstein: The Symphony Edition, a limited edition 60-CD set that includes all of Bernstein's definitive symphonic recordings from 1953 to 1976 -- 57 of them with the New York Philharmonic -- has been released by Sony Classical in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of his death. (more...)

Wiener Staatsoper Presents Young Voices Concert 11/21Wiener Staatsoper Presents Young Voices Concert 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2010

Am Sonntag, 21. November 2010, findet um 11.00 Uhr die dritte Matinee der Reihe „Junge Stimmen' im Gustav Mahler-Saal der Wiener Staatsoper statt. Sylvia Schwartz (Sopran) und Adam Plachetka (Bassbariton), beide 2010/2011 neu im Staatsopernensemble, präsentieren ein persönliches Programm an Arien, Duetten und Liedern von Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, Antonín Dvo?ák, Manuel de Falla, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Bed?ich Smetana und Gaetano Donizetti. Am Klavier werden sie begleitet von der musikalischen Studienleiterin Kathleen Kelly. Karten ŕ € 12,- sind an den Kassen erhältlich. (more...)

Wiener Staatsoper Presents Young Voices Concert 11/21Wiener Staatsoper Presents Young Voices Concert 11/21
by Sophie Schulman - Nov 15, 2010

Am Sonntag, 21. November 2010, findet um 11.00 Uhr die dritte Matinee der Reihe „Junge Stimmen' im Gustav Mahler-Saal der Wiener Staatsoper statt. Sylvia Schwartz (Sopran) und Adam Plachetka (Bassbariton), beide 2010/2011 neu im Staatsopernensemble, präsentieren ein persönliches Programm an Arien, Duetten und Liedern von Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert, Antonín Dvo?ák, Manuel de Falla, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Bed?ich Smetana und Gaetano Donizetti. Am Klavier werden sie begleitet von der musikalischen Studienleiterin Kathleen Kelly. Karten ŕ € 12,- sind an den Kassen erhältlich. (more...)

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