Walter Lewis News

 
Date of Birth: April 10, 1911
Date of Death: April 25, 1981 (70)

Birth Place: Jersey City, NJ, USA
American Ballet Theatre Documentary to Premiere Nationwide on PBS, Today
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2015

THIRTEEN's American Masters series teams up with Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns to co-produce a new documentary about American Ballet Theatre (ABT) in honor of its 75th anniversary.   (more...)

PBS' Ric Burns Presents American Ballet Theatre Documentary
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2015

Ric Burns' new documentary American Masters -- American Ballet Theatre: A History premieres nationwide Friday, May 15, 9-10:30 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) in honor of the ballet company's 75th anniversary. The film features American Ballet Theatre Soloist Misty Copeland, who has been named by TIME Magazine to the 2015 TIME 100 -- its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world -- and is featured on the cover. (more...)

Ric Burns' New Documentary AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE: A HISTORY Premieres Nationwide on THIRTEEN's American Masters Series, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

THIRTEEN's American Masters series teams up with Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning filmmaker Ric Burns to co-produce a new documentary about American Ballet Theatre (ABT) in honor of its 75th anniversary. (more...)

Sam Moore, B.J. Thomas Among Artists to Join Tribute at 2014 Memphis Music Hall of Fame Induction
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

On November 6 at 7 p.m., The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Memphis will once again be filled with Memphis music legends, contemporary up-and-comers and a host of national touring artists who'll descend upon the Bluff City to pay tribute to this year's Memphis Music Hall of Fame Honorees. (more...)