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TFANA Announces 2018-19 Season; World Premiere Starring Jessica Hecht and MoreTFANA Announces 2018-19 Season; World Premiere Starring Jessica Hecht and More
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2018

Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA; Jeffrey Horowitz, Founding Artistic Director), an award-winning company presenting Shakespeare alongside other classic and contemporary drama at Polonsky Shakespeare Center, Downtown Brooklyn, is pleased to announce its 2018-19 season-the 39th since its founding in 1979. (more...)

'Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends' On Display at National Portrait Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends is the first ever exhibition devoted to the portraits of the great British painter Howard Hodgkin, who died earlier this month at the age of 84. The exhibition shows the breadth and nature of Hodgkin's long-standing engagement with portraiture, an important aspect of his work that has been largely overlooked because his work appears abstract. With over 50 works from collections around the world and dating from 1949 to the present, the exhibition traces the development of Hodgkin's portraits, exploring his important contribution to our understanding of what constitutes a portrait and examining key themes within the artist's work: colour, memory, emotion and imagination. (more...)

National Portrait Gallery Stages First Exhibition Of Howard Hodgkins And Claude Cahun
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

The National Portrait Gallery is to stage the first exhibition to pair the works of contemporary artist Gillian Wearing with the innovative early-twentieth century photographer Claude Cahun as part of a spring season that also includes the first exhibition devoted to the portraits of the British painter Howard Hodgkin, it was announced today, Thursday 29 September 2016. (more...)

National Portrait Gallery Displays Exhibition of Russia's Famous Faces
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

The most important exhibition of Russian portraits ever to take place at a British museum, is to open at the National Portrait Gallery, London, in March 2016 as part of an unprecedented cultural exchange with Moscow. (more...)

New Memoir by Herbert Smith to be Featured at AARP Life@50+ Expo
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

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The National Portrait Gallery to Display the Largest Portrait in Its Collection in the WELLINGTON: TRIUMPHS, POLITICS, AND PASSIONS Exhibition, Opening 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

The National Portrait Gallery is to display for the first time the largest portrait in its Collection, a print showing the entire funeral procession of the Duke of Wellington, it was announced today, Wednesday 11 March 2015. (more...)

New Memoir by Herbert Smith Presented at the 2015 LA Times Festival of Books
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2015

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IN MY LIFETIME by Herbert Smith to be Featured at AARP Life@50+ expo
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2015

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Cal Shakes Continues 40th Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Now thru 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2014

California Shakespeare Theater continues its 2014 season with Shakespeare's comic exploration of love in all its glory and madness, A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Shana Cooper, with movement by Erika Chong Shuch. A Midsummer Night's Dream plays at the Bruns Amphitheater from tonight, September 3 through September 28. (more...)

Cal Shakes to Continue 40th Season with A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, 9/3-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

California Shakespeare Theater continues its 2014 season with Shakespeare's comic exploration of love in all its glory and madness, A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Shana Cooper, with movement by Erika Chong Shuch. A Midsummer Night's Dream plays at the Bruns Amphitheater from September 3 through September 28. (more...)

The National Portrait Gallery Presents THE GREAT WAR IN PORTRAITS Exhibit, Feb. 27
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2014

The National Portrait Gallery stages the first national exhibition of the First World War centenary commemorations, opening tomorrow Thursday 27 February 2014. The Great War in Portraits (27 February-15 June 2014) marks the start of a four-year public programme at the Gallery of displays and events, and workshops for young people. (more...)