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Date of Birth: March 22, 1923
Date of Death: September 22, 2007 (84)

Birth Place: Strasbourg, FRANCE
Chapel Hill-Carrboro's OdysseyStage and Cary Playwrights' Forum Present NC 10by10 Pla Photo Chapel Hill-Carrboro's OdysseyStage and Cary Playwrights' Forum Present NC 10by10 Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Chapel Hill-Carrboro's OdysseyStage teams up with the Cary Playwrights' Forum (CPF) for a new approach to the annual NC 10by10 Play Festival. Each group produces five ten-minute plays by NC playwrights then all ten are presented in a single production.

BWW Review: KEMP - My Best Life Is Yet To Come Photo BWW Review: KEMP - My Best Life Is Yet To Come
by Rose Marija - Jul 23, 2020

This documentary film, created and directed by Edoardo Gabbriellini, Italy, 2019, 64m, was presented on Dance Films Association and Film at Lincoln Center and premiered on Sunday, July 19, 2020. It is a well-made biopic about a choreographer/actor/dancer/mime/burlesque performer, Lindsay Kemp. At the age of 80, Kemp reflects on his life and career and states his views along with his recollections. We are treated to interviews and film clips from his career.

Diversionary Theatre Has Announced Their WELCOME TO LA MISA, BABY 2020 D-Tours Perfor Photo Diversionary Theatre Has Announced Their WELCOME TO LA MISA, BABY 2020 D-Tours Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Diversionary has announced their 2020 D-Tours production of WELCOME TO LA MISA, BABY which will tour the San Diego Unified School District as part of the Arts Education and Outreach programming.

BWW Review: OUR PRIDE GALA at Auckland Pride Festival Photo BWW Review: OUR PRIDE GALA at Auckland Pride Festival
by Monica Moore - Feb 4, 2020

A spectacular, colourful night of exotic and extravagant Vaudevillian cabaret - this was

Opera Atelier Co-Artistic Directors Honoured With Prestigious French Order Of Arts An Photo Opera Atelier Co-Artistic Directors Honoured With Prestigious French Order Of Arts And Letters
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2020

Opera Atelier's esteemed Co-Artistic Directors Marshall Pynkoski C.M. and Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg C.M. have been awarded the extraordinary recognition of Officers of the Order of Arts and Letters (Officiers de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres) by the French Republic a?" the first time a Canadian couple has received this distinction simultaneously. The award acknowledges the pair's outstanding contributions to the enrichment of French cultural heritage in France and throughout the world. The ceremony of investiture will take place on the stage of the Royal Opera House at Versailles in December 2021, when Pynkoski and Lajeunesse Zingg return to mount a Château de Versailles production.

Mentalist Joshua Kane Will Bring Family-Friendly Psychic Show BORDERS OF THE MIND to  Photo Mentalist Joshua Kane Will Bring Family-Friendly Psychic Show BORDERS OF THE MIND to The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

Mentalist Joshua Kane's Borders of the Mind is a family-friendly show for everyone. Kane leads you through a dazzling demonstration of the powers of the mind! In this interactive performance the entire audience experiences simultaneous telepathy and witnesses uncanny feats of lie detection and psychic phenomena.

Mentalist Joshua Kane Brings BORDERS OF THE MIND To The Ridgefield Playhouse Februar Photo Mentalist Joshua Kane Brings BORDERS OF THE MIND To The Ridgefield Playhouse February 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2020

Mentalist Joshua Kane Brings BORDERS OF THE MIND To The Ridgefield Playhouse On February 2

Photo Flash: LOVE IN BLOOM Opens This Weekend At Santa Monica Playhouse Photo Photo Flash: LOVE IN BLOOM Opens This Weekend At Santa Monica Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Brush up your Shakespeare. Santa Monica Playhouse's bawdy musical comedy tribute to the rogues and wenches of the Bard, Love in Bloom, celebrates its 10th anniversary to insure that all's well that ends as you like it. Magic and mayhem, fops and fairies, mistaken identity, romance and humor abound in this tongue-firmly-in-cheek evening of theatre opening Saturday, October 26th

BWW Review: CTC's CIRCUS ABYSSINiA Captures Audiences Dreams Photo BWW Review: CTC's CIRCUS ABYSSINiA Captures Audiences Dreams
by Peggy Sue Dunigan - Oct 3, 2019

Wow! When two brothers from East Africa dream their childhood dreams they imagine an Abyssinian circus. The Tesfamarian brothers, Bichu and Bibi, magical, marvelous circus arrives at the Minneapolis Children's Theatre Company (CTC) by way of Ethiopian culture, a country previously titled Abyssinia. In a traveling production performed worldwide, CTC Artistic Director Peter C. Ambrosius arranged for Circus Abyssinia: Ethopian Dreams to dazzle the Twin Cities. Created and produced by the two Tesamarian brothers, the circus also collaborates with Writer Cal MC Crystal and Choreographer Kate Smith to transfix the audience on the amazing 19 member cast.

El Palacio de Bellas Artes celebra 85 años como escenario de los mejores artistas in Photo El Palacio de Bellas Artes celebra 85 años como escenario de los mejores artistas internacionales
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

El Palacio de Bellas Artes ha sido escenario de los grandes artistas e intelectuales de nuestro país, y a lo largo de su historia también ha recibido a múltiples figuras internacionales.

10th Season Of United Solo Festival Opens Tonight Photo 10th Season Of United Solo Festival Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2019

The wait is finally over for the 10th anniversary of United Solo. With its most ambitious lineup yet, United Solo will once again unite solo performers from six continents in the heart of New York's theatre district. Over 130 productions will be presented at this year's United Solo, the largest festival of its kind in the world, celebrating its first decade of taking solo theatre to new heights. With up to five performances each day until November 24 at Theatre Row, this year's robust selection of one-person shows will attract thousands of theatregoers. Over 20 performances have sold out in advance, with more expected to follow. The festival will grant additional performance dates to its most popular productions. In addition to performances, United Solo also offers Master Classes with world-famous theatre creators and recognized experts, including acclaimed director Austin Pendleton, who will give his Master Class on October 8, with more Master Classes to follow.

United Solo Announces THE BEST OF Category, Celebrating Artistic Achievement Photo United Solo Announces THE BEST OF Category, Celebrating Artistic Achievement
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

There has never been a lack of extraordinary talent at United Solo. Year by year, audiences have witnessed some of the most amazing solo artists from all over the world share their talents and stories. Some of these artists have made a particularly incredible mark on the audience's hearts through their performances on the United Solo stage at Theatre Row on 42nd Street in Manhattan. Therefore, during the first two weeks of the 10th anniversary season of United Solo, nearly thirty award-winning performers will be gracing the stage once again in THE BEST OF category.

Bill Bowers Brings ALL OVER THE MAP to The Fresh Fruit Festival Photo Bill Bowers Brings ALL OVER THE MAP to The Fresh Fruit Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

Bill Bowers is a mime ... who talks ... about his adventures ... around the world, ALL OVER THE MAP. This is a featured event of the special Stonewall50 Fresh Fruit Festival, at The WILD Project 195 East 3rd Street (between Aves. A & B) New York City. Limited Engagement: Wednesday 710 @ 8:30 pm and Sunday 714 @ 2:30 pm.

Bill Bowers Is ALL OVER THE MAP At MCT This Summer Photo Bill Bowers Is ALL OVER THE MAP At MCT This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2019

Missoula native and Hellgate High School graduate, Bill Bowers, has been to "places so unbelievable, they could only be true." An award-winning actor, writer, teacher, and mime, Bill will share those places and experiences at the MCT Center for the Performing Arts, Tuesday, July 2, at 7:30 pm with his original show, All Over the Map.  

La Celestina, la fuerza de la palabra en homenaje a Rosenda Monteros Photo La Celestina, la fuerza de la palabra en homenaje a Rosenda Monteros
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2019

La Compañía Nacional de Teatro del Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (INBAL) realizó el domingo 2 de junio un homenaje a Rosenda Monteros, actriz emérita de la CNTeatro, en la última función de la temporada de La Celestina, obra clásica que dirigiría en conjunto con Ruby Tagle, quien quedó al frente del proyecto tras el fallecimiento de Rosenda en diciembre pasado.

United Solo Celebrates One Decade As The World's Largest Solo Theatre Festival Photo United Solo Celebrates One Decade As The World's Largest Solo Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2019

Tickets are now on sale for the new season of United Solo, which celebrates its tenth anniversary with over 120 productions, presented every day between September 19 and November 24. The festival will take place at the newly renovated Theatre Row in the heart of New York's theatre district, which has been home to the festival since its inception. Throughout the past decade, the festival has presented more than 1,000 productions from six continents.

California State University Fullerton Presents THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Opening This Week Photo California State University Fullerton Presents THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Opening This Week
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Cal State Fullerton's Spring semester begins with "The Cherry Orchard" by Anton Chekhov, translated by Paul Schmidt and directed by Maria Cominis. The play runs from March 8-24, 2019 in the Young Theatre on campus. "The Cherry Orchard" follows a destitute Russian aristocrat who returns home to find her family in a financial crisis, forcing them to sell their home to pay off their debt. The family must decide on their prospects for happiness and how to rebuild their lives and fortunes.

Ann Carlson And Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company's Elizabeth, The Dance Come to Peak Perf Photo Ann Carlson And Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company's Elizabeth, The Dance Come to Peak Performances
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

THE CHERRY ORCHARD Opens March 8 At Cal State Fullerton Photo THE CHERRY ORCHARD Opens March 8 At Cal State Fullerton
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2019

Cal State Fullerton's Spring semester begins with "The Cherry Orchard" by Anton Chekhov, translated by Paul Schmidt and directed by Maria Cominis. The play runs from March 8-24, 2019 in the Young Theatre on campus. "The Cherry Orchard" follows a destitute Russian aristocrat who returns home to find her family in a financial crisis, forcing them to sell their home to pay off their debt. The family must decide on their prospects for happiness and how to rebuild their lives and fortunes.

Music Hall Presents its 90th Anniversary Archive Gallery Photo Music Hall Presents its 90th Anniversary Archive Gallery
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

It's time! Ninety dazzling years of Music Hall's history are now on display and ready to welcome the public for a very special event on Saturday, February 9, from 2pm – 6pm.

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