Craft Recordings To Release Anthology Of Influential American Guitar And Banjo Music From the Takoma And Vanguard VaultsCraft Recordings To Release Anthology Of Influential American Guitar And Banjo Music From the Takoma And Vanguard Vaults
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

On March 23, Craft Recordings will release The Thousand Incarnations Of The Rose: American Primitive Guitar and Banjo (1963-1974) on 2LP, CD, and digital. This new compilation celebrates the groundbreaking, inventive approach to traditional instrumentation brought forward by an impressive group of maverick artists whose interpretations of folk, blues, and traditional song gave rise to one of American music's most unique and influential stylistic schools, known today as American Primitive. Featured artists on the compilation, which serves as a 'Who's Who' of the genre, include John Fahey, Leo Kottke, Robbie Basho, Harry Taussig and more. The two-LP vinyl edition features deluxe gatefold packaging, and a tipped-in booklet containing new liner notes by compilation producer Glenn Jones and illustrations by Drew Christie. The CD configuration comes housed in a softpack and features a booklet containing both Jones' notes and Christie's artwork. (more...)

Louis Fantasia and Families Forward Learning Center Announce OLD TIME HOLIDAY RADIO HOURLouis Fantasia and Families Forward Learning Center Announce OLD TIME HOLIDAY RADIO HOUR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017

Louis Fantasia and Families Forward Learning Center announced their first ever OLD TIME HOLIDAY RADIO HOUR - ONE NIGHT ONLY at the Moss Theatre in Santa Monica, California on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 8:30 PM. featuring two classic NBC Radio episodes; DRAGNET ( The Big Little Jesus, 1953), and THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE (Christmas Special, 1943) A LOST EPISODE, not heard on radio since it's original air date. Under the direction of Louis Fantasia, the stage readings star Rhea Perlman and Isabella Hofmann. (more...)

Scandinavian American Theater Company to Stage Reading of THE SUMMER WITHOUT MEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

SATC presents, in partnership with The Royal Norwegian Consulate General, New York, The Consulate General of Denmark, New York and The American-Scandinavian Foundation, Peter Langdal's New York Directorial Debut: THE SUMMER WITHOUT MEN by Siri Hustvedt (US), adapted for the stage by Karen-Maria Bille and Peter Langdal (Denmark), translated from the Danish by David Adler. (more...)

Scandinavian American Theater Company Presents US Theater Debut of THE SUMMER WITHOUT MEN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

SATC is proud to present in partnership with The Royal Norwegian Consulate General, New York, The Consulate General of Denmark, New York and The American-Scandinavian Foundation: Peter Langdal's New York Debut of THE SUMMER WITHOUT MEN By Siri Hustvedt (US). (more...)

Ludlites Love Light Photo Exhibition Runs Now thru 24 May
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

The LUDLITES LOVE LIGHT exhibition, part of the prestigious Head On Photo Festival in 2014, is the latest offering from the Australian photographic collective that champions lo-fi photography - the Ludlites. (more...)

Ludlites Love Light Photo Exhibition Announced, 13-24 May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

The LUDLITES LOVE LIGHT exhibition, part of the prestigious Head On Photo Festival in 2014, is the latest offering from the Australian photographic collective that champions lo-fi photography - the Ludlites. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com from 1/19/2014 - 1/26/2014
by BWW - Jan 26, 2014

Hottest Articles on BWWBooksWorld.com from 1/19/2014 - 1/26/2014. (more...)

Academic Complete Adds 20,000 Titles to eBooks Collection
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

Academic Complete, the flagship ebook collection from ProQuest's ebook platform, ebrary, has added 20,000 titles to its selection of in-demand scholarly academic monographs. The additional titles come from renowned publishers such as Ashgate, Edinburgh University Press, Harvard University Press, Peter Lang, MIT Press, and Wiley. Academic Complete now offers a selection of more than 109,000 ebooks, with more than 33 percent published since 2009. (more...)

Civic Theatre Announces NEXT TO NORMAL Talkback, 5/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2013

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI - Lehigh Valley) will sponsor a post-performance talkback at Civic Theatre on May 9, to explore the range of mental health issues raised by the Pulitzer-winning musical "Next to Normal." The post-show talk back is free. Tickets to 'Next to Normal' range from $20-31. (more...)

LA City Hall to Honor Randy Gener With 2012 Fil-Am Heritage Achievement Award
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2012

Randy Gener, the New York-based editor, writer and artist, joins the country's first-ever recipients of the 2012 Filipino-American Heritage Achievement Awards. This national U.S. recognition honors Filipino Americans who, in the estimation of the Los Angeles Filipino Association of City Employees (LAFACE), 'helped shape the last 425 years of Fil-Ams in United States.' (more...)

Randy Gener Receives 2012 Fil-Am Heritage Achievement Award
by Movies News Desk - Oct 8, 2012

Randy Gener, the New York-based editor, writer and artist, joins the country's first-ever recipients of the 2012 Filipino-American Heritage Achievement Awards. (more...)

Jackson Gallery Presents Annual Juried Holiday Exhibit 11/11-12/31
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2011

The Jackson Gallery will be filled with art and fine crafts once again for its annual juried show. The twenty regional artists represented work in a wide variety of media. All have been recognized for their individual approaches to style, design and image, making this exhibit an eclectic and colorful display. (more...)

Jackson Gallery Presents Annual Juried Holiday Exhibit 11/11-12/31
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2011

The Jackson Gallery will be filled with art and fine crafts once again for its annual juried show. The twenty regional artists represented work in a wide variety of media. All have been recognized for their individual approaches to style, design and image, making this exhibit an eclectic and colorful display. (more...)

Jackson Gallery Presents Annual Juried Holiday Exhibit 11/11-12/31
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2011

The Jackson Gallery will be filled with art and fine crafts once again for its annual juried show. The twenty regional artists represented work in a wide variety of media. All have been recognized for their individual approaches to style, design and image, making this exhibit an eclectic and colorful display. (more...)

The Ensemble Raro Comes To Zankel Hall 2/16/2010
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2010

The Ensemble Raro, resident ensemble of Bucharest's SoNoRo Festival, will make its Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall debut on Tuesday, February 16, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

The Jackson Gallery At The Town Hall Theatre Closes Evolving Patterns Exhibit 12/23
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2009

It may come as a surprise, but though Darwin did not sketch much, the visual arts did influence his thinking. (more...)

The Ensemble Raro Comes To Zankel Hall 2/16/2010
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2009

The Ensemble Raro, resident ensemble of Bucharest's SoNoRo Festival, will make its Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall debut on Tuesday, February 16, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

The Jackson Gallery At The Town Hall Theatre Hosts Evolving Patterns Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2009

It may come as a surprise, but though Darwin did not sketch much, the visual arts did influence his thinking. (more...)

Makor's Sept. Line-Up to Feature Readings, Cabaret, Etc.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2006

The 92nd Street Y's Makor has announced its September line-up, featuring readings, cabaret, screenings and more (more...)