Flushing Town Hall to Present Mwenso & the ShakesFlushing Town Hall to Present Mwenso & the Shakes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

On Saturday, March 2, Mwenso & the Shakes will bring its unique fusion of African, Afro-American, jazz, and blues music to Flushing Town Hall. The evening starts with a dance and groove workshop at 7 PM, and continues with a concert at 8 PM. (more...)

Joe's Pub At The Public Theater Announces 2019 Class Of JOE'S PUB WORKING GROUPJoe's Pub At The Public Theater Announces 2019 Class Of JOE'S PUB WORKING GROUP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Joe's Pub, a program and venue of The Public Theater, announces the new class of Joe's Pub Working Group (JPWG), the venue's artist development program dedicated to enhancing the career sustainability and growth of performing artists. Entering its fifth year, JPWG welcomes five artists performer and songwriter Migguel Anggelo, composter and vocalist Trevor Bachman, comedian and performance artist Becca Blackwell, jazz musician and composer Yacine Boulares, and singer-songwriter Treya Lam as the core group that represents the diversity and scope of the nightly programming at Joe's Pub. (more...)

Flushing Town Hall Continues 40th Anniversary Season Celebrations With A Spectacular Selection Of Jazz And MoreFlushing Town Hall Continues 40th Anniversary Season Celebrations With A Spectacular Selection Of Jazz And More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

In 2019, Flushing Town Hall offers a breadth of outstanding global music, family programs, exhibitions, jazz and workshops. From January through June, Flushing Town Hall will present 72 programs, including 18 world music shows, 10 jazz performances, eight family programs, seven classical music concerts, three exhibitions, and more.  The spring season is a continuation of 40th anniversary celebrations of the Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts (FCCA), the steward of Flushing Town Hall. (more...)

Martha Plimpton, Christine Ebersole, Megan Mullally, and More to Feature in Lincoln Center's 2019 Season of American SongbookMartha Plimpton, Christine Ebersole, Megan Mullally, and More to Feature in Lincoln Center's 2019 Season of American Songbook
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

Today, Lincoln Center has announced the 20th season of American Songbook, celebrating the ever-expanding American musical canon from January 30 to March 4, 2019. This year's 15-concert series includes legendary songwriters, contemporary storytellers and interpreters of song, and musical projects by multitalented performers pushing the boundaries of pop, alternative, soul, folk, musical theater, jazz, and more. (more...)

Teen Musicians From Across NYC Come Together At Carnegie Hall For FUTURE MUSIC PROJECTTeen Musicians From Across NYC Come Together At Carnegie Hall For FUTURE MUSIC PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

Throughout the season, New York City teens will come together to write, produce, and perform original music with their peers and learn from leading artists through Future Music Project, a vibrant, growing creative community based out of Carnegie Hall's Resnick Education Wing. 2018 - 2019 programming will highlight Carnegie Hall's Migrations: The Making of America festival, with young people reflecting on the impact of migration on their past, present, and future and creating new works responding to those themes. Select songs written by teens will be showcased on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. as part of Soul Mechanisms, a special concert in Zankel Hall led by celebrated performer Toshi Reagon. (more...)

Mwenso & The Shakes Will Have Audiences Dancing at Walton Arts Center this SeptemberMwenso & The Shakes Will Have Audiences Dancing at Walton Arts Center this September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

 Walton Arts Center will host Harlem-based artist Michael Mwenso and his band, The Shakes, for a night of lively jazz, dancing and freewheeling rowdiness on Friday, Sept. 14 at 8 pm. (more...)

PlayCo's Cabaret Gourmet Gala to Feature Mwenso And The Shakes, Lauren Worsham and Kyle Jarrow to HostPlayCo's Cabaret Gourmet Gala to Feature Mwenso And The Shakes, Lauren Worsham and Kyle Jarrow to Host
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

The Play Company (PlayCo) is pleased to announce chefs and artists scheduled for Cabaret Gourmet: The Ultra Violet Party, on Monday, April 9 at Espace in mid-town Manhattan. This year's event will be hosted by Lauren Worsham and Kyle Jarrow, and will feature a live performance by Mwenso and The Shakes. Participating chefs and restaurants will include Graffiti, Miznon, Omar's, Chef Samira Nanda Sine, Ortzi, August, Serengeti Kitchen and more. (more...)

Spring Family Day Announced at Carnegie HallSpring Family Day Announced at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2018

On Sunday, April 8 from 12 to 4 p.m., children and families will have the opportunity to take part in free, interactive musical activities as part of Spring Family Day in Carnegie Hall's Resnick Education Wing. (more...)

The Public Announces Joe's Pub Working GroupThe Public Announces Joe's Pub Working Group
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2018

Joe's Pub at The Public announces the new class of Joe's Pub Working Group (JPWG), the venue's artist development program dedicated to enhancing the career sustainability and growth of performing artists. Entering its fourth year, JPWG welcomes five artists - playwright and songwriter Dan Fishback, classically trained bandleader Juliette Jones, violinist and composer Dana Lyn, jazz composer and pianist Samora Abayomi Pinderhughes and cabaret darling Tori Scott - as the core group that represents the diversity and scope of the nightly programming at Joe's Pub. (more...)

Bridget Everett, Joe Gulla, The Skivvies and More Coming Up This Week at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, July 26 - August 6, including Bridget Everett, Unitard, Jean Rohe, Bakia Quartet, joe Gulla, Marie-Claire, Thomas John, Olivia Chaney, Shaina Taub, The Dan Band, That's Not Tango, The Skivvies, and more. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Shaina Taub, Mavi Diaz & Las Folkies, And More This Week At Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

See what's happening at Joe's Pub this week! (more...)

WOMEN OF LETTERS, SERIOUSLY ENTERTAINING and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances for the next two weeks, June 7-18, 2017. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Unitard, The Secret Quartet, Women of Letters and More Set for This Week at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances this week, May 31 - June 11, 2017. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Lillias White Takes on London in THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Tony-winning Broadway star Lillias White makes her London debut in THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN', featuring New York's hottest jazz musicians and tap dancers in a red-hot 1920's Harlem rent party celebration of jazz icon Fats Waller's life and music, at The Other Palace Studio from 4 - 15 April. Press night is 6 April and BroadwayWorld has a first look at White and the company in action below! (more...)

THE OUTER SPACE, Megan Mullally and More Coming Up This Spring at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public Theater has announced its nightly performances from April 5 - 16, 2017. Scroll down for details, and visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows! (more...)

Comedian Desiree Burch Joins the Cast of THIS JOINT IS JUMPIN'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Comedian, actor, writer and storyteller Desiree Burch is joining New York's hottest jazz musicians and tap dancers for the world premiere of This Joint is Jumpin', a red-hot 1920's Harlem rent party celebration of jazz icon Fats Waller's life and music, at The Other Palace Studio from 4 - 15 April. (more...)

Mike Daisey, Bebe Buell, Lisa Lisa and More Coming Up This Spring at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, March 29 - April 9, 2017. Scroll down for details, and visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows! (more...)

Krystle Warren to Perform at Greenwich House Music School
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Krystle Warren, originally from Kansas City, Missouri, now residing between France and New York, is a remarkable, if complicated, lady. Remarkable in that her music defies genre; complicated in that, for that very reason, she's difficult to pin. Her voice instantly recalls jazz, while her melodies evoke Lennon/McCartney. S (more...)

Jazz Duo Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl to Perform as Part of 'Uncharted' Series at Greenwich House Music School
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Uncharted: A Live Performance Series continues at Greenwich House Music School this spring wit Dan Tepfer and Aaron Diehl: Duo Piano on Thursday, April 27 at 8:00 pm. (more...)

Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter currently starring on Broadway. (more...)

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