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Jean Racine Headshot
Date Of Birth:
December 22, 1639
Date Of Death:
April 21, 1699 (59)
 
Jean Racine Headshot
Date of Birth: December 22, 1639
Date of Death: April 21, 1699 (59)
Special Events Announced in Conjunction with The Huntington's Production of TARTUFFE Photo Special Events Announced in Conjunction with The Huntington's Production of TARTUFFE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2017

In conjunction with its current production of Tartuffe, Huntington Theatre Company will host several special events and post-show conversations. Admission to onsite post-show events is free with a ticket to Tartuffe, available at huntingtontheatre.org/tartuffe, by phone at 617 266 0800, or in person at the Huntington Avenue Theatre (264 Huntington Avenue) and Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street) box offices. Tickets start at $25. Performances run through December 10, 2017 at the Avenue of the Arts / Huntington Avenue Theatre.

The Breadbox Presents World Premiere of Original Production MACBITCH
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

The Breadbox presents the World Premiere of MACBITCH, written and assembled by Oren Stevens and conceptualized by The Breadbox Artistic Director Ariel Craft.

'Risky Playwright' Emma Goldman-Sherman Unveils Risqué New Play WHORTICULTURE at Bernie Wohl
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

The 29th Street Playwrights Collective presents a staged reading of WHORTICULTURE, Tuesday, June 6, 7:30pm at the Bernie Wohl Center as part of the New Works Series.

Pacific Opera Presents A Mothers' Day Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Pacific Opera presents A Mothers' Day Concert in SYDNEY! Featuring Maestro Simon Kenway (Artistic Director of Pacific Opera) and the 2017 Young Artists, this concert includes a complimentary afternoon tea before the concert in the beautiful surrounds of the historic Independent Theatre in North Sydney.

The Cutting Ball Theater to Present PHEDRE This April
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

In the final production of its 2016-17 Season, Cutting Ball Theater will present Jean Racine's great tragedy of illicit love and revenge, PH√ąDRE, in a new translation by the Theater's Founding Artistic Director Rob Melrose.

Vancouver Chamber Choir Presents THE ESSENCE OF MUSIC this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

This Saturday's concert will be the final event of our 37th annual National Conductors' Symposium. 

National Conductors' Symposium Presents RENAISSANCE, ROMANTIC RUSTIC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

This concert will be the final event of the 37th annual National Conductors' Symposium. 

Trap Door Theatre Announces One Week Extension of PHEDRE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2017

Trap Door Theatre Comapny has announced that there will be an added industry night performance of Phedre on Monday January 30 at 8PM. Trap Door Theatre and a private donor are excited to provide ASL interpretation for Phedre on Today, January 28 at 8 p.m. The Deaf community may use the code ACCESS for half-price tickets.

Trap Door Theatre Announces One Week Extension of PHEDRE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Trap Door Theatre Comapny has announced that there will be an added industry night performance of Phedre on Monday January 30 at 8PM. Trap Door Theatre and a private donor are excited to provide ASL interpretation for Phedre on Saturday, January 28 at 8 p.m. The Deaf community may use the code ACCESS for half-price tickets.

Adaptation of Jean Racine's PHEDRE Opening Next Week at Trap Door Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

The Trap Door Theatre will present Phedre by Jean Racine, adapted by Paul Schmidt, and directed by Nicole Wiesner, running Today, January 5, 2016, through Saturday, February 11, 2016, playing Todays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8PM.

Adaptation of Jean Racine's PHEDRE Opening Next Week at Trap Door Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2016

The Trap Door Theatre will present Phedre by Jean Racine, adapted by Paul Schmidt, and directed by Nicole Wiesner, running Thursday, January 5, 2016, through Saturday, February 11, 2016, playing Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8PM.

PHEDRE at Trap Door Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Cast: Tiffany Bedwell, Dennis Bisto, Abby Blankenship, Halie Ecker, John Kahara, Emily Lotspeich, Ann Sonneville, Carl Wisniewski

Lineage Dance Co. and Los Angeles Children's Chorus Mark First Collaboration with Free Performance
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Los Angeles Children's Chorus Young Men's Ensemble (YME) and Lineage Dance Company, in their first-ever interdisciplinary collaboration, present four free performances as part of Pasadena ArtNight on Friday, October 21, 2016, 6 pm to 10 pm, with performances beginning on the hour, at Lineage Performing Arts Center.  

Sideshow Theatre Company Announces 2016/17 The Freshness Initiative Playwrights & New Company Members
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

As it embarks on its 10th Anniversary Season, Sideshow Theatre Company is pleased to announce the playwrights for "The Freshness Initiative," the company's commissioning and new play development program, now in its third year. The 2016/17 season will feature public readings of brand new plays by J. Nicole Brooks, Selina Fillinger and Isaac Gomez. The readings will take place at Victory Gardens Theater during May, June and July of 2017. Two of the world premiere productions featured in Sideshow's 2016/17 Season were developed through "The Freshness Initiative," Philip Dawkins' The Happiest Place on Earth and Calamity West's Give It All Back.

St. Bart's 2016 Summer Festival to Continue with Music by Gabriel Faure
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

The 22nd annual Summer Festival continues on Sunday, August 7, at 11 am with a service of sacred music for sopranos and altos by Gabriel Fauré including his Messe Basse.

Cutting Ball Theater Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

San Francisco's cutting-edge Cutting Ball Theater announces the lineup for its 18th season.

British Museum Opens TRIUMPH AND DISASTER Exhibit Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2015

Triumph and disaster: medals of the Sun King, guest-curated by Mark Jones[1] in the tercentenary year of the death of Louis XIV, explores the 'Medallic History' of Louis' reign. Drawn from the British Museum's own collection, which preserves these medals as they were in Louis XIV's own day, from the British Library which has a unique manuscript scrapbook of drawings and notes on the creation of the history, and the V&A, this exhibition investigates the ideology behind this great commemorative project. The greatest writers (including Jean Racine), historians, artists and medallists of the day were brought together by the king to ensure that posterity would see his rule as Louis wished it to be seen: the reign of an ideal and ever victorious monarch, a Sun King whose benevolent rays warmed and illuminated the whole world.

British Museum to Display TRIUMPH AND DISASTER Exhibit, June 4
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

Triumph and disaster: medals of the Sun King, guest-curated by Mark Jones[1] in the tercentenary year of the death of Louis XIV, explores the 'Medallic History' of Louis' reign. Drawn from the British Museum's own collection, which preserves these medals as they were in Louis XIV's own day, from the British Library which has a unique manuscript scrapbook of drawings and notes on the creation of the history, and the V&A, this exhibition investigates the ideology behind this great commemorative project. The greatest writers (including Jean Racine), historians, artists and medallists of the day were brought together by the king to ensure that posterity would see his rule as Louis wished it to be seen: the reign of an ideal and ever victorious monarch, a Sun King whose benevolent rays warmed and illuminated the whole world.

Oratorio Society of New York Comes to Carnegie Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2015

The Oratorio Society of New York is in its 142nd season as the city's standard for grand choral performance, and its tenth with its current music director, Kent Tritle. Celebrating the culmination of their landmark season together and, as it happens, emergence from a frigid and stormy winter, Tritle and the OSNY will present two life-affirming works for their spring concert: the ardent, hopeful Chichester Psalms of Leonard Bernstein, which will be conducted by the OSNY's associate conductor, David Rosenmeyer (also marking his tenth season with the group), and Carl Orff's spirited, bawdy Carmina Burana. Soloists Jennifer Zetlan, soprano; Peter Tantsits, tenor; Takaoki Onishi, baritone, and the Choristers of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine join the OSNY tonight, May 5, 2015, at 8:00 pm, at Carnegie Hall.

Oratorio Society of New York Coming to Carnegie Hall, 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

The Oratorio Society of New York is in its 142nd season as the city's standard for grand choral performance, and its tenth with its current music director, Kent Tritle. Celebrating the culmination of their landmark season together and, as it happens, emergence from a frigid and stormy winter, Tritle and the OSNY will present two life-affirming works for their spring concert: the ardent, hopeful Chichester Psalms of Leonard Bernstein, which will be conducted by the OSNY's associate conductor, David Rosenmeyer (also marking his tenth season with the group), and Carl Orff's spirited, bawdy Carmina Burana. Soloists Jennifer Zetlan, soprano; Peter Tantsits, tenor; Takaoki Onishi, baritone, and the Choristers of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine join the OSNY on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at 8:00 pm, at Carnegie Hall.

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