Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary Season July 19 - August 19, 2018Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival Celebrates Its 35th Anniversary Season July 19 - August 19, 2018
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

This summer, the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival, called 'the crown jewel of chamber music festivals on Long Island – arguably anywhere on the East Coast” by Newsday last year, celebrates its 35th anniversary. A pre-festival ramp-up of five free pop-up concerts around the Hamptons sets the stage, Alan Alda returns to launch the season, hosting a musical portrait of Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn, and the festival features the world premieres of BCMF-commissioned works by Kenji Bunch and Paul Moravec. (more...)

BWW Review: Powerful History in Theater Alliance's THE RAIDBWW Review: Powerful History in Theater Alliance's THE RAID
by Roger Catlin - Feb 22, 2018

There is something to be said about being present in historical plays. But when the characters in the Theater Alliance's powerful production 'The Raid,' begins with the characters sitting alongside the audience in the seats that ring the performance space and announce their impending demise, we realize we are in for a more visceral experience than history books often provide. (more...)

MHA-NYC Gala to Recognize Corporate Leaders Committed to Hiring Veterans, 10/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

On October 1, the Mental Health Association of New York City (MHA-NYC) will host its annual gala, themed 'Working for Wellness: Invest in America's Veterans,' at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. The benefit will recognize companies committed to supporting of hundreds of thousands of America's Armed Forces service members who have returned to civilian life with significant reintegration challenges, specifically those related to mental health and unemployment in hopes that other companies will follow their leadership example. (more...)