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BWW Review: New Works, Bold Voices at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis Photo BWW Review: New Works, Bold Voices at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
by Steve Callahan - Jun 15, 2021

The glorious Opera Theatre of Saint Louis has opened its New Works, Bold Voices Lab. This is its continuation of a program exploring where the world of opera might go in days ahead. This season’s offerings are three quite different short pieces, together lasting some hour and a quarter.

Billy Porter, Zachary Quinto Join THE PROUD FAMILY: LOUDER AND PROUDER Photo Billy Porter, Zachary Quinto Join THE PROUD FAMILY: LOUDER AND PROUDER
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 12, 2021

‚ÄúThe Proud Family: Louder and Prouder‚ÄĚ will pick up the story of its central character Penny Proud and also include her madcap family: parents Oscar and Trudy, twin siblings BeBe and CeCe, and her grandmother Suga Mama (and Puff!).

Steven Mackey's MOON TEA Opera Launches In St. Louis Photo Steven Mackey's MOON TEA Opera Launches In St. Louis
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2021

GRAMMY-winning composer Steven Mackey and Obie Award-winning librettist Rinde Eckert present the new opera Moon Tea at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis.

HOTLINE, New Play is Heard By Phone Photo HOTLINE, New Play is Heard By Phone
by Stephi Wild - Feb 3, 2021

HOTLINE is a new kind of theatre for a world in the midst of a pandemic where isolation is imposed, and theatres are closed. It is a playful adaptation of the first phone call to the moon with a mission to bring ‚Äėpeace and tranquillity to the earth‚Äô using the intimacy of a phone call.

Shriver Hall Concert Series Presents The McGill/McHale Trio In Virtual Premiere Conce Photo Shriver Hall Concert Series Presents The McGill/McHale Trio In Virtual Premiere Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2020

Shriver Hall Concert Series - Baltimore's premier presenter of chamber music ensembles and solo recitalists - presents a virtual premiere concert featuring the McGill/McHale Trio in works by Poulenc, Debussy, Paul Schoenfield, Guillaume Connesson, and Chris Rogerson on Sunday, December 6, 2020 at 5:30pm EST.

The Garden Theatre at The Eagle to Present Open Air Production of NEXT THING YOU KNOW Photo The Garden Theatre at The Eagle to Present Open Air Production of NEXT THING YOU KNOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

The Garden Theatre at The Eagle will present an open air production of Next Thing You Know featuring a book Ryan Cunningham, music and Lyrics by Joshua Salzman, and directed by Robert McWhir. 

Shriver Hall Concert Series Announces Updated Fall Programming Photo Shriver Hall Concert Series Announces Updated Fall Programming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 22, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Shriver Hall Concert Series (SHCS) - Baltimore's premier presenter of chamber music ensembles and solo recitalists - today announces its updated fall programming, featuring a three-concert virtual series.

VIDEO: will.i.am, Natasha Bedingfield, Coheed and Cambria, and More Celebrate NASA Wi Photo VIDEO: will.i.am, Natasha Bedingfield, Coheed and Cambria, and More Celebrate NASA With the NSO Pops
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2020

The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) Pops celebrates NASA with a virtual #NASAatHome concert that features highlights from past concert collaborations at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, honoring our 60th anniversary in 2018 and the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in 2019.

Sundance Institute Names Latest Nonfiction Grantees Photo Sundance Institute Names Latest Nonfiction Grantees
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 26, 2019

Sundance Institute today named the global cohort of independent nonfiction film projects that comprise its latest Documentary Fund Grantees, including specialized grants administered by The Kendeda Fund and the Stories of Change Fund.

The Rentals Release New Single 'Forgotten Astronaut' Photo The Rentals Release New Single 'Forgotten Astronaut'
by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 19, 2019

50 years ago, in the summer of 1969, the only group in pop-culture that could claim to be bigger than John, Paul, George and Ringo were Neil, Buzz and Michael. But 50 years down the line, in 2019, only ONE of those SEVEN names is actually in danger of going extinct in the collective imagination of the public at large.

Elliot Goldenthal's New Work Will Have World Premiere Photo Elliot Goldenthal's New Work Will Have World Premiere
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2019

Enter the concert hall doors for an electrifying evening nodding to classical music's past and present with guest pianist Vadym Kholodenko, Carl St.Clair and Pacific Symphony. Before Kholodenko's passionate showcasing of Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3 and the orchestral power of Beethoven's 7th Symphony, the night begins with a world premiere of Academy Award-winning composer Elliot Goldenthal's tribute to Maestro St.Clair: a?oeOctober Light: Adagio for Orchestra,a?? a lush cinematic work.

Constance Barron To Be Featured Vocalist For 2019 Outbach Festival Photo Constance Barron To Be Featured Vocalist For 2019 Outbach Festival
by Julie Musbach - Oct 24, 2019

The soprano Constance Barron will take part in the world premiere a new work by composer Laura Clayton, Queen of Heaven, Songs To Goddess Inanna with pianist Dr. Donna Coleman at this week's 2019 OutBach Festival of (Mostly) Women's Music at the San Miguel Mission in Santa Fe, NM on Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 PM.

Brendan Gleeson to Play President Trump in CBS Miniseries Based on James Comey's Book Photo Brendan Gleeson to Play President Trump in CBS Miniseries Based on James Comey's Book
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 7, 2019

Emmy Award-winner Brendan Gleeson has been cast as President Donald Trump in a new four-hour CBS Studios event miniseries based on former FBI Director James Comey's New York Times #1 bestselling book, A Higher Loyalty. Multiple Emmy-winner Jeff Daniels will play Comey.

American Music Theatre Project Announces 2019-2020 Workshop Series Photo American Music Theatre Project Announces 2019-2020 Workshop Series
by Julie Musbach - Sep 27, 2019

The American Music Theatre Project (AMTP) at Northwestern University has announced the 2019-2020 workshop series of projects by award-winning music theater creators, which are directed by regional theater directors and performed by students in the AMTP program.

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents Tennessee Williams' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Photo Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents Tennessee Williams' A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 17, 2019

Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire, the Pulitzer Prize-winner that is on virtually every critic's short list of greatest American plays, opens Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2019-2020 season on Friday, October 11 (8pm) at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. Performances continue through November 3, with specially priced previews on October 9 and 10 (7:30pm). J. Barry Lewis directs.

Culture Warrington Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Moon Landing Photo Culture Warrington Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Moon Landing
by Sarah Hookey - Jul 16, 2019

Space fans will only need to take one small step to Parr Hall to see the majesty of the moon up close as Culture Warrington celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.

BWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Solvang Festival Theatre Photo BWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Solvang Festival Theatre
by Anna Jensen - Jul 12, 2019

Kristine Nielsen, Rosdely Ciprian And Thursday Williams Join Staged Reading Of J.T. R Photo Kristine Nielsen, Rosdely Ciprian And Thursday Williams Join Staged Reading Of J.T. Rogers' ONE GIANT LEAP, 50 YEARS ON
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 27, 2019

"One Giant Leap: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing, 50 Years On" brings together renowned astronauts, journalists and acclaimed actors from stage and screen to commemorate a pivotal accomplishment for America and humankind, July 21 at The Town Hall.

Take A Trip To The Moon With The Cincinnati Pops Photo Take A Trip To The Moon With The Cincinnati Pops
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 21, 2019

July 5th marks the global release of the latest Cincinnati Pops Orchestra recording, Voyage, under the direction of Pops Conductor John Morris Russell. The first studio recording made at Cincinnati Music Hall following a major renovation draws inspiration from the stars and includes the world premiere recording of the title track by Academy Award-winning composer Michael Giacchino. His composition, Voyage, was co-commissioned by the Cincinnati Pops and the National Symphony Orchestra and commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing and the historic "giant leap for mankind."

History Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing with New Documentary Photo History Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing with New Documentary
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 18, 2019

Approaching the 50th anniversary of NASA's most audacious achievement to be the first to land a man on the moon, HISTORY's new one hour documentary 'Moon Landing: The Lost Tapes,' premiering Sunday, July 14th at 10PM ET/PT, tells the incredible true story of mankind's greatest leap. Packed with newly uncovered footage, rare photographs and previously untelevised audio interviews, the documentary captures the Apollo 11 astronauts' hidden doubts and fears as they stand on the brink of making history. Each moment revealing the unfolding drama, dangers, and decisions leading up to the successful July 16, 1969 launch during Richard Nixon's first term as president.

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