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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)
BWW Reviews: Chilling Set in Actors Shakespeare Project's PHEDRE
by Alex Lonati - Nov 24, 2014

Actors Shakespeare Project's production of Phedre, which took place at the First Church of Boston, a highly descriptive and heightened diatribe of a play.

COMEDY OF ERRORS, GOD'S EAR and More Set for Actors' Shakespeare Project's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

Actors' Shakespeare Project (ASP), under the leadership of Artistic Director Allyn Burrows, Executive Producer Sara Stackhouse, and Mara Sidmore Director of Education Programs, Projects, and Partnerships enters its second decade presenting a season of powerful stories, awesome artists, diverse venues, and integrated youth and community education projects.

COMEDY OF ERRORS, GOD'S EAR and More Set for Actors' Shakespeare Project's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

Actors' Shakespeare Project (ASP), under the leadership of Artistic Director Allyn Burrows, Executive Producer Sara Stackhouse, and Mara Sidmore Director of Education Programs, Projects, and Partnerships enters its second decade presenting a season of powerful stories, awesome artists, diverse venues, and integrated youth and community education projects.

American Thymele Theatre's Festival to Run 7/28-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

As part of ATT's 2014 Euripides summer series, American Thymele Theatre is presenting its New York Euripides Summer Festival with five free, fully staged performances of Euripides' "Andromache" in three different stages in New York City from July 28-August 2.

American Thymele Theatre's Festival to Run 7/28-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

As part of ATT's 2014 Euripides summer series, American Thymele Theatre is presenting its New York Euripides Summer Festival with five free, fully staged performances of Euripides' "Andromache" in three different stages in New York City from July 28-August 2.

American Thymele Theatre to Present Euripides' ANDROMACHE, 7/28-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2014

As part of ATT's 2014 Euripides summer series, American Thymele Theatre is presenting its New York Euripides Summer Festival with five free, fully staged performances of Euripides' "Andromache" in three different stages in New York City from July 28-August 2.

Actors' Shakespeare Project Announces 2014-15 Season: THE COMEDY OF ERRORS, PHAEDRA & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2014

Actors' Shakespeare Project (ASP), under the direction of Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and Executive Producer Sara Stackhouse, announces the slate of plays for the beginning of its second decade. The 2014 -15 subscriptions are currently on sale and single tickets will go on sale August 1, 2014. For more information about ASP's 11th season visit actorsshakespeareproject.org or call 617-772-2200 x 225.

The National Portrait Gallery Acquires Bust of British Actress Margaret Rawlings
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

A large plaster bust of the celebrated twentieth century British actress Margaret Rawlings by sculptor Frank Dobson has been donated to the National Portrait Gallery Collection, it was announced today (Wednesday 11 December 2013).

Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's Continues with Gabriel Faure Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2013

The 19th annual Summer Festival continues today, September 1 at 11 am with a service of sacred music for sopranos and altos by Gabriel Faure including his Messe Basse.

Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's to Continue with Gabriel Faure, 9/1
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2013

The 19th annual Summer Festival continues on Sunday, September 1 at 11 am with a service of sacred music for sopranos and altos by Gabriel Faure including his Messe Basse.

American Thymele Theatre Presents HIPPOLYTUS in Outdoor NYC Venues, Now thru 7/27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

Now in its 5th year, American Thymele Theatre's NYC Euripides Free Summer Festival Series presents HIPPOLYTUS from today, July 23rd through 27th.

American Thymele Theatre to Present HIPPOLYTUS in Outdoor NYC Venues, 7/23-27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

Now in its 5th year, American Thymele Theatre's NYC Euripides Free Summer Festival Series presents HIPPOLYTUS from July 23rd through 27th. Outdoor performances will be held at the East River Park Amphitheatre (Tues. 7/23 and Wed. 7/24), the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park (Thurs. 7/25), at Theatre Seven Seventy Seven (Sat. 7/27). Stephen Diacrussi directs a cast of 22 headed by Amina Camille, Maite Uzal, Matthew Cavender, Maia Karo, Gregory L. Wilson, Gavin Rohrer, Reet Roos Varnikand Shawn Patrick Gianella. The chorus is led by MaryBeth Schroeder.

Kimmel Center Hosts 2013 Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2013

The Third Annual Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day at the Kimmel Center opens its doors at 11 a.m. and begins with a FREE Children's Hour with PNC Grow Up Great allowing youngsters to experience the King of Instruments.

Kimmel Center to Present 2013 Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day, 6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2013

The Third Annual Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ Day at the Kimmel Center opens its doors at 11 a.m. and begins with a FREE Children's Hour with PNC Grow Up Great allowing youngsters to experience the King of Instruments.

Teaser Clip from Brown University's PHAEDRA; Opens Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2013

Jean Racine's 1677 PHAEDRA grows out of a landscape inspired from Greek mythology and infused with possibilities of the spectacular to become what critics have deemed to be a radically modern tragedy. Directed by Spencer Golub, PHAEDRA opens tonight and runs thru March 10 at the Stuart Theatre. Get a look at the production below!

Vassar Drama Department Presents LYSISTRATA, 12/6-8
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2012

The Vassar Drama department will present three performances of Aristophanes' comedic satire about war and sex, Lysistrata, directed by guest artist Ianthe Demos, on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, December 6, 7, and 8, at 8:00pm, in the Martel Theater of the Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film. Demos, a 2000 Vassar graduate, co-founded the critically acclaimed One Year Lease theater company (OYL) in 2001 and their work has been widely praised by the New York Times and New York magazine among other outlets. Reservations are required for these free public performances, and can be made by calling the Drama department box office at (845) 437-5599 or emailing boxoffice@vassar.edu. A seating chart for the Martel Theater can be viewed online at http://www.tix.com/Images/MARTEL1.gif.

Decca Records Releases Friar Alessandro's Debut Record VOICE FROM ASSISI
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2012

Today, Decca Records/Universal Music releases Voice From Assisi, the recording debut from Franciscan Friar, Alessandro Brustenghi.

Friar Alessandro Signs with Decca Records/Universal Music
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2012

Decca Records/Universal Music announces the global signing of Franciscan Friar, Alessandro Brustenghi, from the original friary founded by Saint Francis of Assisi: the Porziuncola in Assisi. Alessandro is the first Friar in the history to land a major record deal. Voice From Assisi http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=od9BnmYuKZ8 is a mix of traditional and modern sacred songs, including an original track by Royal Wedding composer Paul Mealor, set to a prayer written by St Francis of Assisi. When musing on his relationship with music, Friar Alessandro stated "God's gift was in my heart. When I woke up in the morning in my heart I heard melodies".

St. Charles Singers Conclude Season With MUSIC FOR A WHILE in Chicago Tonight, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2012

The St. Charles Singers will conclude its twenty-eighth concert season this month when founder and artistic director Jeffrey Hunt leads the professional chamber choir in a program of soothing sounds for spring titled 'Music for a While.'

The St. Charles Singers Conclude Season With MUSIC FOR A WHILE, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2012

The St. Charles Singers will conclude its twenty-eighth concert season this month when founder and artistic director Jeffrey Hunt leads the professional chamber choir in a program of soothing sounds for spring titled 'Music for a While.'

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