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Raphael Nash Thompson to Join RemarkaBULL Podversation:  'To Sing a Song that Old Was Photo Raphael Nash Thompson to Join RemarkaBULL Podversation: 'To Sing a Song that Old Was Sung'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 1, 2021

RED BULL THEATER¬†will present¬†‚ÄúTo Sing a Song that Old Was Sung,‚Ä̬†a new¬†RemarkaBULL Podversation¬†with¬†Raphael Nash Thompson,¬†on¬†Monday, October 4th at 7:30 PM EDT.¬† Thompson will join host¬†Nathan Winkelstein, and special guest¬†Jesse Berger, Red Bull‚Äôs¬† Founder & Artistic Director, for a conversation focused on Shakespeare‚Äôs¬†Pericles.¬†

Jacob's Pillow Presents World Premiere of Archie Burnett's LIFE ENCOUNTERS Photo Jacob's Pillow Presents World Premiere of Archie Burnett's LIFE ENCOUNTERS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 14, 2021

Jacob's Pillow presents the world premiere of a new work by legendary club dancer Archie Burnett entitled Life Encounters on the Henry J. Leir Stage from July 28 - August 1.

HELGA: THE ARMORY CONVERSATIONS to be Presented by Park Avenue Armory and WQXR/WNYC S Photo HELGA: THE ARMORY CONVERSATIONS to be Presented by Park Avenue Armory and WQXR/WNYC Studios
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

Today, Park Avenue Armory and WQXR/WNYC Studios announced a partnership to co-produce HELGA: The Armory Conversations, a new season of the podcast hosted by critically-acclaimed performing artist and WQXR host Helga Davis.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 28, 2021

This week (June 28- July 4) in live streaming: Emma Kingston and Josh Gad visit Backstage Live, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, a Jenn Colella Masterclass, and so much more!

OPERA America Announces Recipients of Opera Grants for Women Stage Directors and Cond Photo OPERA America Announces Recipients of Opera Grants for Women Stage Directors and Conductors
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021

This new initiative allows Professional Company Members to receive up to $10,000 to subsidize as much as 50 percent of the fee of a woman stage director or conductor who is contracted for the first time by the company.

Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams Photo Met Announces Three-Week Schedule For Nightly Met Opera Streams
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2021

The Met has announced themed lineups for three weeks of its Nightly Met Opera Streams, the company's ongoing series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on its website during the Covid-19 closure. The schedule begins with a week, leading up to Father's Day on June 20, comprising a selection of operas featuring themes of fatherhood.

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale Appoints Davóne Tines First Creative Partne Photo Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale Appoints Davóne Tines First Creative Partner
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

On the heels of its Tarik O'Regan Composer-in-Residence announcement¬†which breaks new ground in the early music world,¬†Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale¬†takes another bold step into the future¬†with the appointment of bass-baritone DAV√ďNE TINES¬†as the organization's first-ever Creative Partner.

Esa-Pekka Salonen Conducts Final Concerts as Principal Conductor Of The Philharmonia  Photo Esa-Pekka Salonen Conducts Final Concerts as Principal Conductor Of The Philharmonia Orchestra
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2021

On 4 and 10 June 2021, Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the final concerts of his pioneering 13-year tenure as Principal Conductor & Artistic Advisor of the Philharmonia Orchestra, at the end of a season disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jesus Garcia, Edward Nelson, Alan Pingarrón, Emma Sorenson and More Join Opera Minis Photo Jesus Garcia, Edward Nelson, Alan Pingarrón, Emma Sorenson and More Join Opera Miniseries DESERT IN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

The team behind the operatic miniseries 'desert in,‚ÄĚ now in production for a June 2021 debut on Boston Lyric Opera‚Äôs streaming service, announced today an award-winning roster of composers and performers working on the project.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company The Announces Bridge Classes March 15-19 Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company The Announces Bridge Classes March 15-19
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences Free One-Hour Company Class on Zoom Open to All Dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level March 15-19, 2021.

Peter Sellars' Multi-Disciplinary Performance Film THIS BODY IS SO IMPERMANENT Gets W Photo Peter Sellars' Multi-Disciplinary Performance Film THIS BODY IS SO IMPERMANENT Gets World Premiere
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2021

At a moment when grief persists and hope seems more possible, the UCLA Film & Television Archive, the Boethius Initiative at UCLA, and Fisher Center at Bard will present the World Premiere of this body is so impermanent..., the latest project from renowned theater director Peter Sellars.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes for March 8-12 Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes for March 8-12
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2021

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences Free One-Hour Company Class on Zoom Open to All Dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level March 8-12, 2021.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes February 23-26 Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes February 23-26
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced classes for The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences Free One-Hour Company Class on Zoom Open to All Dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced Level February 23-26, 2021.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes  February 15-19 Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes February 15-19
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 12, 2021

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY  has announced The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute of boundary-breaking dance experiences from February 15-19, 2021. Nai-Ni Chen's signature technique is based on the principle of ever-changing universal forces of Yin and Yang. Dance phrases from Nai-Ni Chen's repertory will be taught.

Teodor Currentzis' musicAeterna Postpones its First International Residency at the KK Photo Teodor Currentzis' musicAeterna Postpones its First International Residency at the KKL Lucerne
by Stephi Wild - Jan 15, 2021

The coronavirus situation in Switzerland remains serious. The Swiss Government (Bundesrat) has therefore decided to extend restrictions that have been in place since December 2020. Restaurants as well as cultural, sports and recreational facilities will remain closed until the end of February 2021.          

Play On Shakespeare Announces 2021 Board Of Directors Photo Play On Shakespeare Announces 2021 Board Of Directors
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2021

Play On Shakespeare, the not-for-profit organization dedicated to exploring the world of Shakespeare through translation and adaptation, today announces their new board members as well as their January 2021 calendar of events. Play On Shakespeare's mission is to enhance the understanding of Shakespeare's plays in performance for theatre professionals, students, teachers, and audiences by engaging with contemporary translations and adaptations.

Sony Classical Announces Teodor Currentzis and musicAeterna's FRAGMENTS Photo Sony Classical Announces Teodor Currentzis and musicAeterna's FRAGMENTS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2020

With their signature perfectionism and dedication, Teodor Currentzis and the musicians have spent many hours rehearsing and recording in the studio in order to capture the true expressiveness of the performed masterpieces.

The 2021 Adelaide Festival Gives Life Support Of The Best Kind Photo The 2021 Adelaide Festival Gives Life Support Of The Best Kind
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2020

The 2021 Adelaide Festival program, prepared over this past turbulent year under ever-changing circumstances, may just turn out to be one of the most necessary ‚Äď and memorable.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces Free Virtual Series VISIONS FROM THE BRIDGE Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces Free Virtual Series VISIONS FROM THE BRIDGE
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2020

The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, with an aim to bring respect and diversity to dance through its regular online offerings, is extending their program to include a curated video series presentation, Visions From the Bridge.

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes for November 16-20 Photo Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Announces The Bridge Classes for November 16-20
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2020

NAI-NI CHEN DANCE COMPANY has announced The Bridge Virtual Dance Institute's free one-hour company class on Zoom, open to all dancers at an Intermediate to Advanced level, featuring Guest Artists Eun-Kyung Chung and Andrew Pacho, November 16-20, 2020.

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