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Bang On A Can Announces Marathon Of Song Coming in June Photo Bang On A Can Announces Marathon Of Song Coming in June
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2021

Bang on a Can announces the Bang on a Can Marathon of Song – Live Online – on Sunday, June 6, 2021 from 1-5pm ET featuring 15 performances streamed from musicians' homes around the country and across the world.

Bang On A Can Presents Steve Reich and Amy Sillman with Performances By Bang On A Can Photo Bang On A Can Presents Steve Reich and Amy Sillman with Performances By Bang On A Can All-Stars
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2021

Bang on a Can, BOMB Magazine, and the Jewish Museum announce their latest online event: a live conversation featuring two of the most renowned American artists of their generation - composer Steve Reich and painter Amy Sillman - plus performances of two Reich classics: Piano/Video Phase and Electric Counterpoint by the Bang on a Can All-Stars' David Cossin (percussion) and Mark Stewart (electric guitar).

MAKE MUSIC DAY 2021 Returns on Monday, June 21 Photo MAKE MUSIC DAY 2021 Returns on Monday, June 21
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 27, 2021

Make Music Day, the annual global celebration of music held on the summer solstice, returns this year on June 21 with an exciting, creative and diverse lineup of both virtual and in-person music-making events that will immerse and enthrall participants while spotlighting music's power to connect, comfort, unite and uplift.

Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER Photo Bang on a Can Announces Julia Wolfe's STEEL HAMMER
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 22, 2021

Bang on a Can announces the Cal Performances at Home video premiere of a new film, Steel Hammer, featuring the acclaimed oratorio by Bang on a Can's co-founder, Pulitzer Prize winner Julia Wolfe.

Bang on a Can Announces BANG ON A CAN Marathon Live Online Photo Bang on a Can Announces BANG ON A CAN Marathon Live Online
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 25, 2021

Bang on a Can announces its next Bang on a Can Marathon – Live Online – on Sunday, April 18, 2021 from 1-5pm ET. All 15 pieces on the program will be world premiere performances of newly commissioned works, streamed from musicians' homes around the country and across the world. Over its first six live online Marathons in 2020-2021 (May 3, June 14, August 1, October 18, February 21, and March 21)

Full Lineup and Hourly Schedule Announced for BANG ON A CAN MARATHON LIVE ONLINE Photo Full Lineup and Hourly Schedule Announced for BANG ON A CAN MARATHON LIVE ONLINE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2021

Bang on a Can has announced the lineup and full schedule for the Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online – MaerzMusik Edition presented by Berliner Festspiele on Sunday, March 21, 2021 from 3pm-7pm ET / 8pm-12am CET.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 20-21- with Santino Fontana, Jessie Mueller an Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: February 20-21- with Santino Fontana, Jessie Mueller and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 20, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 20-21, 2020.

Hourly Schedule Announced for Bang on a Can Marathon Photo Hourly Schedule Announced for Bang on a Can Marathon
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 11, 2021

On its first four live online Marathons in 2020 (May 3, June 14, August 1, and October 18) Bang on a Can presented a total of 95 performances, including 31 world premieres of new commissions and over 130 composers and performers.

Bang on a Can Announces Fifth Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online Photo Bang on a Can Announces Fifth Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 26, 2021

Bang on a Can teams up with WNYC's New Sounds, hosted by John Schaefer to present its fifth Bang on a Can Marathon – Live Online – on Sunday, February 21, 2021 from 1-5pm ET.

Bang on a Can Announces Performances from All Four 2020 Online Marathons Available On Photo Bang on a Can Announces Performances from All Four 2020 Online Marathons Available On-Demand
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 16, 2020

Bang on a Can will stream performances from all four 2020 Bang on a Can Online Marathons - “A Marathon of Marathons” for on-demand viewing from December 24, 2020 - January 1, 2021 at marathon2020.bangonacan.org.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and M Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 14, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, November 7-8, 2020.

Bang on a Can Announces Arlen Hlusko as the New Bang on a Can All-Stars Cellist Photo Bang on a Can Announces Arlen Hlusko as the New Bang on a Can All-Stars Cellist
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2020

Bang on a Can has announced Canadian cellist Arlen Hlusko as the newest member of the Bang on a Can All-Stars. Hlusko has been performing with the All-Stars throughout the 2019-20 season and now joins the group as the permanent cellist.

Bang on a Can Announces Third Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online Photo Bang on a Can Announces Third Bang on a Can Marathon Live Online
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 14, 2020

Bang on a Can will present its third Bang on a Can Marathon – Live Online – on Sunday, August 16, 2020 from 3-9pm ET. 

Hourly Schedule Announced for BANG ON A CAN Marathon Photo Hourly Schedule Announced for BANG ON A CAN Marathon
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 5, 2020

Bang on a Can announced the hourly schedule for its ALL LIVE Bang on a Can Marathon on Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 3pm-9pm ET. The 6-hour live Marathon will be hosted by Bang on a Can Co-Founders and Artistic Directors Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe.

Bang on a Can Will Present ALL LIVE BANG ON A CAN MARATHON Photo Bang on a Can Will Present ALL LIVE BANG ON A CAN MARATHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2020

Bang on a Can will present an ALL LIVE Bang on a Can Marathon on Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 3pm-9pm ET. The Marathon will be streamed online at marathon2020.bangonacan.org, featuring 26 LIVE performances from musicians' homes in NYC and around the country.

San Diego Opera's Season Will Continue Next Month With the West Coast Premiere of AGI Photo San Diego Opera's Season Will Continue Next Month With the West Coast Premiere of AGING MAGICIAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2020

San Diego Opera's 2019-2020 season continues with Aging Magician a hybrid opera/theatre piece that combines singing, choral work, puppetry, and performance art to create an incredibly unique event for the West Coast premiere of this haunting and beautiful work. Produced by Beth Morrison Projects, one of the most influential and innovative taste makers on the forefront of the 'indie opera' movement, Aging Magician opens on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 7:30 PM at the Balboa Theatre. Additional performances are Saturday March 14 at 2 PM and at 7:30 PM, 2020.

Guitar Mash Brings “Urban Campfire: Queens” to Flushing Town Hall Photo Guitar Mash Brings “Urban Campfire: Queens” to Flushing Town Hall
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2020

On Friday, February 7, Guitar Mash and the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment will bring an audience as diverse as Queens itself to 'mash' with some of the music industry's most acclaimed guitarists and singer/songwriters when Flushing Town Hall hosts the first-ever NYC Urban Campfire: QUEENS.

Guitar Mash And The Mayor's Office Of Media And Entertainment Will Present URBAN CAMP Photo Guitar Mash And The Mayor's Office Of Media And Entertainment Will Present URBAN CAMPFIRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2020

On February 7, Guitar Mash and the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment will bring an audience as diverse as Queens itself to 'mash' with some of the music industry's most acclaimed guitarists and singer/songwriters when Flushing Town Hall hosts the first-ever NYC Urban Campfire: QUEENS.

Beth Morrison Projects and Brooklyn Youth Chorus Make San Diego Opera Debut in AGING  Photo Beth Morrison Projects and Brooklyn Youth Chorus Make San Diego Opera Debut in AGING MAGICIAN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 15, 2020

San Diego Opera's 2019-2020 season continues with Aging Magician a hybrid opera/theatre piece that combines singing, choral work, puppetry, and performance art to create an incredibly unique event for the West Coast premiere of this haunting and beautiful work. Produced by Beth Morrison Projects, one of the most influential and innovative taste makers on the forefront of the 'indie opera' movement, Aging Magician opens on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 7:30 PM at the Balboa Theatre. Additional performances are Saturday March 14 at 2 PM and at 7:30 PM, 2020.

Flushing Town Hall Launches A Winter And Spring Filled With 80 Events, Featuring Pres Photo Flushing Town Hall Launches A Winter And Spring Filled With 80 Events, Featuring Presentations From Across The Globe
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 8, 2020

On January 7, 2020, Flushing Town Hall announced its winter and spring season providing plenty of opportunities-80 to be exact!-to enjoy arts and culture from near and far. The historic home to music, dance, family programs and art is presenting a dynamic array of concerts, workshops and other engaging activities.

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