Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam RosenblattBaryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam Rosenblatt
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

 Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) continues its Spring 2019 season on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7:30pm with a performance by St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble +Adam Rosenblatt, percussionist, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Rosenblatt will perform Belgian composer Thierry de Mey's theatrical and dramatic piece Light Music, in which movements and gestures produce light and sound through interactive technology. This interdisciplinary solo performance will be bookended by Viennese classics – Joseph Haydn's festive Divertimento for Strings from 1754 and Joseph Lanner's charming 19th century waltzes, performed by the St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble. These virtuosic musicians make up the artistic core of the renowned Orchestra of St. Luke's — who share the performing arts complex with BAC at 450 W. 37th Street. (more...)

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + SharlatBaryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + Sharlat
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) concludes its Fall 2018 season on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:30pm with Quodlibet Ensemble: Music by Biber, Martynov + Sharlat at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Quodlibet (Latin for 'whatever pleases') Ensemble is a string chamber orchestra of some of today's most sought-after musicians who come from top string quartets as well as period and new music groups. Highlighting their musical diversity, the ensemble performs an eclectic evening of classical music that spans different time periods and styles. (more...)

Baryshnikov Arts Center to Hold Annual Fall Fete October 1Baryshnikov Arts Center to Hold Annual Fall Fete October 1
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) will host its annual benefit to support BAC's programs on Monday, October 1, 2018, in the Jerome Robbins Theater and Howard Gilman Performance Space (450 W. 37th Street, Manhattan). (more...)

Storyline Online To Celebrate Black History Month With Dule Hill Reading Children's Book
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

SAG Award winner Dule Hill may star in the upcoming CBS series Doubt, but there isn't any doubt about his passion for children's literacy. (more...)

New Documentary THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY to Premiere on THIRTEEN, 9/12
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2016

Glenfield Middle School in Montclair, New Jersey, is the anchor school for the south end in Montclair. The school is divided into houses, each of whose students keep the same core teachers from sixth through eighth grade. (more...)

Bay Area's Finest Priscilla G Releases Highly Anticipated Mixtape 'She Is Priscilla G'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2014

Coast 2 Coast Mixtapes announce the release of the "She Is Priscilla G" mixtape by Priscilla G. The 17 track project is currently available for download on the Coast 2 Coast website. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ANGELS AND MINISTERS OF GRACE - A Poignant New Play at NJ Rep Through 11/23
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 29, 2014

'Angels and Ministers of Grace' is not onstage at New Jersey Repertory Company in Long Branch through 11/23. Directed by Marc Geller and written by Elaine Smith, this World Premiere play will captivate area audiences with a very real family story that is truly touching. (more...)

NJ Rep's ANGELS AND MINISTERS OF GRACE Opens Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, will present the World Premiere of Angels and Ministers of Grace by Elaine Smith on October 23 through November 23, 2014. A poignant and compelling story of a close-knit, yet eccentric family's struggle to overcome life's ups and downs, Angels and Ministers of Grace captures the struggles that confront families today throughout the heartland and urban centers of America, and reveals the forces that threaten to destroy the American dream. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Elaine Smith, Playwright for ANGELS AND MINISTERS OF GRACE at NJ Rep
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 15, 2014

New Jersey Repertory Company will have 'Angels and Ministers of Grace' on their Long Branch stage from October 26th to November 26th. We had the opportunity to speak with the show's playwright, Elaine Smith about the play and her career. (more...)

NJ Rep to Present ANGELS AND MINISTERS OF GRACE, 10/23-11/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

New Jersey Repertory Company, located at 179 Broadway in Long Branch, will present the World Premiere of Angels and Ministers of Grace by Elaine Smith on October 23 through November 23, 2014. (more...)

The Met Opens THE AMERICAN WEST IN BRONZE Exhibit Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2013

Through some 65 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, the traveling exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850-1925, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 18, will explore the aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of statuettes with American western themes so popular with audiences then and now. (more...)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Presents THE AMERICAN WEST IN BRONZE, 1850-1925, 12/18-4/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

At the turn of the 20th century, artistic representations of American Indians, cowboys and cavalry, pioneers and prospectors, and animals of the plains and the mountains served as visual metaphors for the Old West and, as such, were collected eagerly by an urban-based clientele. Through some 65 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, the traveling exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art onDecember 18, will explore the aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of statuettes with American western themes so popular with audiences then and now. It is the first full-scale museum exhibition devoted to the subject and brings together examples from public and private collections nationwide. (more...)

THE AMERICAN WEST IN BRONZE, 1850-1925 to Open 12/18 at Metropolitan Museum of Art
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

At the turn of the 20th century, artistic representations of American Indians, cowboys and cavalry, pioneers and prospectors, and animals of the plains and the mountains served as visual metaphors for the Old West and, as such, were collected eagerly by an urban-based clientele. Through some 65 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, the traveling exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 18, will explore the aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of statuettes with American western themes so popular with audiences then and now. It is the first full-scale museum exhibition devoted to the subject and brings together examples from public and private collections nationwide. (more...)

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Presents THE AMERICAN WEST IN BRONZE, 1850-1925, 12/18-4/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

At the turn of the 20th century, artistic representations of American Indians, cowboys and cavalry, pioneers and prospectors, and animals of the plains and the mountains served as visual metaphors for the Old West and, as such, were collected eagerly by an urban-based clientele. Through some 65 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, the traveling exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art onDecember 18, will explore the aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of statuettes with American western themes so popular with audiences then and now. It is the first full-scale museum exhibition devoted to the subject and brings together examples from public and private collections nationwide. (more...)

The Met to Open THE AMERICAN WEST IN BRONZE Exhibit, 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2013

Through some 65 bronze sculptures by 28 artists, the traveling exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850-1925, opening at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on December 18, will explore the aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of statuettes with American western themes so popular with audiences then and now. (more...)