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The Apollo Theater Announces Fifth Bi-Annual WOW ‚Ä" WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL Photo The Apollo Theater Announces Fifth Bi-Annual WOW ‚Ä" WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2021

Today The¬†Apollo Theater¬†announced plans for the fifth bi-annual¬†WOW ‚Äď Women of the World Festival,¬†an international festival that elevates the voices, experiences, and truth of women spanning all ages.¬†The festival will take place online this year starting¬†Saturday March 20th¬†to Sunday March 21st.

Apollo Theater Announces Spring 2021 Season Programming Photo Apollo Theater Announces Spring 2021 Season Programming
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2021

The Apollo Theater today announced details of its spring 2021 season, which will take place exclusively online. The season features a broad range of free and ticketed virtual events, including the Apollo Film series celebration of House Party and House Party 2, cult classics created more than 30 years ago.

Lara Downes Launches Rising Sun Music Celebrating Black Composers Photo Lara Downes Launches Rising Sun Music Celebrating Black Composers
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2021

Inspired by her own mixed-race heritage and career-long engagement with diverse musical traditions, pianist Lara Downes creates and curates a new digital recording venture, Rising Sun Music, that sheds a bright light on the music and stories of Black composers over the past 200 years.

Andra Day Narrates the Story of Hazel Scott in GOOD NIGHT STORIES FOR REBEL GIRLS Pod Photo Andra Day Narrates the Story of Hazel Scott in GOOD NIGHT STORIES FOR REBEL GIRLS Podcast Episode
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

In today’s episode of Rebel Girls’ Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls podcast, Grammy-nominated singer Andra Day narrates the life and career of pianist and actress Hazel Scott.

Dance Theatre Of Harlem and Dartmouth's Hopkins Center For The Arts Partner Photo Dance Theatre Of Harlem and Dartmouth's Hopkins Center For The Arts Partner
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

A landmark collaboration between Dance Theatre of Harlem and the Hopkins Center for the Arts kicks off in late June for the first of a three-summer residency.

BOSTON POPS AT HOME Announces Week 6 Schedule Photo BOSTON POPS AT HOME Announces Week 6 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020

Boston Pops At Home has announced their upcoming schedule.

Liberation Theatre Company  Taps Four New Playwrights  For 2020-2021 Writing Residenc Photo Liberation Theatre Company Taps Four New Playwrights For 2020-2021 Writing Residency Program
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

Liberation Theatre Company (LTC) has named four early career playwrights to participate in their Writing Residency Program for 2020-2021.

Alicia Keys To Host 62nd GRAMMY Awards Photo Alicia Keys To Host 62nd GRAMMY Awards
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

Fifteen-time GRAMMY¬ģ¬†Award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, and global superstar¬†Alicia Keys¬†will return as host of the¬†62nd Annual GRAMMY Awards¬ģ¬†and took to YouTube and socials this morning to announce the news in a video.

BWW Review: Washington Performing Arts Serves Up a Swinging Gala Photo BWW Review: Washington Performing Arts Serves Up a Swinging Gala
by Sam Abney - Apr 7, 2019

All of the cultural offerings in Washington, D.C. can be easy to take for granted. There are now so many options for theater, music, dance, opera, ballet, or any other art form that it's easy to forget this wasn't always the case. The robust arts scene of today is possible thanks to long-established organizations which have championed the creation and presentation of exciting works for decades. As one of the most established performing arts institutions in America, Washington Performing Arts stands as a symbol of all the city has to offer. During their annual gala, the organization successfully celebrated their long history while looking to all they still have to offer in the coming years.

Son and Grandson of Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Visit Bio-Drama on the Legendary Harlem Congressman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

On Thursday, February 9, Adam Clayton Powell IV and his son, Adam Clayton Powell V, attended the first preview of  'ADAM,' a bio-drama by Peter DeAnda which dramatizes the political life and legacy of the legendary Harlem Congressman Adam Clayton Powell Jr.

Steering Committee Plans 33rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

The 33rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration, coordinated by the MLK Steering Committee, will be held on Sunday, January 15th, 2017 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The program will begin at 1:00 PM in Uihlein Hall and highlight our youth who interpreted Dr. King's works through art, speech and writing contests.

8th Annual Fire This Time Festival to Welcome Seven New Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

Now in its eighth season, the Obie Award-winning The Fire This Time Festival has commissioned seven playwrights to write new 10-minute plays for the 2017 festival, which will run January 16-February 5, 2017 at The Kraine Theater (85 East 2nd Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery).

ChamberMusicNY to Host Terrance McKnight Concert in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

ChamberMusicNY, a nonprofit presenting organization, and The Harlem Chamber Players are pleased to announce that Terrance McKnight, radio personality and musician, will both host as well as perform in their April 21, 2016 concert at Merkin Concert Hall.

Isle of Klezbos Brings 'J. EDGAR KLEZMER' to HERE This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2015

Isle of Klezbos and Eve Sicular are proud to announce their New York City debut engagement of J. EDGAR KLEZMER: Songs from my Grandmother's FBI Files at HERE (145 Sixth Ave) for five shows only this weekend, June 4 - June 7. J. EDGAR KLEZMER is a musical documentary theater adventure, researched and written by grandchild and bandleader Eve Sicular (Isle of Klezbos / Metropolitan Klezmer).

Isle of Klezbos to Bring 'J. EDGAR KLEZMER' to HERE This June
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2015

Isle of Klezbos and Eve Sicular are proud to announce their New York City debut engagement of J. EDGAR KLEZMER: Songs from my Grandmother's FBI Files at HERE (145 Sixth Ave) for five shows only from June 4 - June 7. J. EDGAR KLEZMER is a musical documentary theater adventure, researched and written by grandchild and bandleader Eve Sicular (Isle of Klezbos / Metropolitan Klezmer).

Centenary Stage Company Welcomes Isle of Klezbos This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

A musical documentary theater adventure by grandchild and bandleader Eve Sicular. Isle of Klezbos and their show, J. Edgar Klezmer: Songs From My Grandmother's FBI Files comes to Centenary Stage Company as part of the Kutz Theatre Series this weekend, February 12th - 15th in the Edith Kutz Theater located in the David a Carol Lackland Center.

Centenary Stage Company to Welcome Isle of Klezbos, 2/12-15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

A musical documentary theater adventure by grandchild and bandleader Eve Sicular. Isle of Klezbos and their show, J. Edgar Klezmer: Songs From My Grandmother's FBI Files comes to Centenary Stage Company as part of the Kutz Theatre Series February 12th - 15th in the Edith Kutz Theater located in the David a Carol Lackland Center.

Centenary Stage Company Announces 2014-2015 Theatre Season in the Lackland Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2014

Classics and family favorites are mixed in with musical memoirs and two world premieres during the 2014-2015 theatre season at The Centenary Stage Company (CSC). This year will feature eight diverse theatre events with a touch of fantasy, magic, and drama in the Lackland Center providing something for everybody.

Sharon Washington, Reg E. Cathey and Crystal Dickinson Set for CONVERGENCE Reading at Joe's Pub, 4/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2013

On Monday, April 15, Sharon Washington (The Scottsboro Boys, Wild With Happy), Reg E. Cathey ("The Wire", Love's Labor's Lost), and Crystal Dickinson (Clybourne Park, The Call) will converge at Joe's Pub for a reading of the new play CONVERGENCE.

Cook, Rivers And More To Appear At Barnes & Noble In Jan '09
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2009

Barnes and Noble has announced the January Calendar of Music and Theatre Related Events at the Lincoln Triangle location. Barnes and Noble Lincoln Triangle is located at 66th St. and Broadway, New York City. All events are free and open to the public. For large events, B&N gives seating priority to those who purchase the promoted book or CD.

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