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Andre De Shields, Dominique Morisseau and More Join BLACK THEATRE WEEK from The Black Photo Andre De Shields, Dominique Morisseau and More Join BLACK THEATRE WEEK from The Black Theatre Network
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020

The Black Theatre Network has announced Black Theatre Week: A Virtual Event.

BWW Review: CONSCIENCE-A World Premiere Play by Joe DiPietro Captivates and Informs a Photo BWW Review: CONSCIENCE-A World Premiere Play by Joe DiPietro Captivates and Informs at George Street Playhouse
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 13, 2020

See 'Conscience,' a gripping world premiere play by Joe DiPietro. It is being performed through March 29th at GSP housed in NBPAC. With the exceptional direction of the Playhouse's Artistic Director, David Saint and featuring an outstanding cast of four thespians, 'Conscience' presents a slice of history, one that will resonate with a modern audience.

Photo Flash: First Look at San Francisco Opera's ARABELLA Photo Photo Flash: First Look at San Francisco Opera's ARABELLA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

San Francisco Opera presents Richard Strauss' Arabella in five performances at the War Memorial Opera House from October 16 through November 3. Last performed by the Company 20 years ago, Arabella returns in Tim Albery's acclaimed production with leading Strauss interpreter Marc Albrecht, making his United States opera debut on the podium. The cast features soprano Ellie Dehn performing the title role for the first time, baritone Brian Mulligan in his role debut as Mandryka, soprano Heidi Stober as Zdenka, tenor Daniel Johansson in his first San Francisco Opera engagement as Matteo and Hye Jung Lee as the Fiakermilli. Company Chorus Director Ian Robertson prepares the San Francisco Opera Chorus.

San Francisco Opera Presents Richard Strauss' ARABELLA Photo San Francisco Opera Presents Richard Strauss' ARABELLA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

San Francisco Opera presents Richard Strauss' Arabella in five performances at the War Memorial Opera House from October 16 through November 3. Last performed by the Company 20 years ago, Arabella returns in Tim Albery's acclaimed production with leading Strauss interpreter Marc Albrecht, making his United States opera debut on the podium. The cast features soprano Ellie Dehn performing the title role for the first time, baritone Brian Mulligan in his role debut as Mandryka, soprano Heidi Stober as Zdenka, tenor Daniel Johansson in his first San Francisco Opera engagement as Matteo and Hye Jung Lee as the Fiakermilli. Company Chorus Director Ian Robertson prepares the San Francisco Opera Chorus.

Outstanding Student Productions Showcased at the 52nd Annual California Student Media Photo Outstanding Student Productions Showcased at the 52nd Annual California Student Media Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2018

Top student producers, and their teachers and schools were celebrated at the 52nd Annual California Student Media Festival (CSMF) awards Saturday, June 2 at Harmony Gold Preview House in Los Angeles. The festival, a partnership between PBS SoCal and CUE, is the oldest student media festival in the country, and celebrates the innovative and exceptional multimedia projects produced by students from throughout California. More than 200 projects were entered into the festival.

Classical KDFC To Air Archival San Francisco Opera Broadcast of Richard Strauss' ARAB Photo Classical KDFC To Air Archival San Francisco Opera Broadcast of Richard Strauss' ARABELLA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2018

On February 4 at 8 p.m., the Bay Area's Classical KDFC will broadcast a 1980 San Francisco Opera performance of Richard Strauss' romantic opera Arabella starring soprano Kiri Te Kanawa in the title role, soprano Barbara Daniels as Zdenka, tenorWilliam Lewis as Matteo and baritone Ingvar Wixell as Mandryka, with German conductor Wolfgang Rennert. This performance from the Company's archives will be hosted by KDFC radio announcer Dianne Nicolini.

DWAA Sponsors Recognize Pet Writing Niches At Annual Banquet Photo DWAA Sponsors Recognize Pet Writing Niches At Annual Banquet
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2018

Photo Coverage: Andy Cooney Celebrates Christmas at Carnegie Hall Photo Photo Coverage: Andy Cooney Celebrates Christmas at Carnegie Hall
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 12, 2017

Last night at Carnegie Hall Andy Cooney presented the Christmas Celebration . This was the 7th time the show has been performed there.

Rhiannon Giddens Comes To The Duke Energy Center this April Photo Rhiannon Giddens Comes To The Duke Energy Center this April
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

PineCone and Broadway Series South are teaming up for a third concert this year bringing GRAMMY award winning musician, and Greensboro native, Rhiannon Giddens to the historic Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, where she will perform with a full band.

The Dog Writers Association of America's Annual Writing Contest
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

PlayPenn Announces 2017 Conference of New Plays
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

The Taft State Hospital for 'insane negroes,' an Iranian-American professor who is falsely identified as a terrorist, the pressures of climate change and economic survival in a small Australian coastal town, a complex look at race and love in war-time, a family business suffering from a neighborhood's crack epidemic, and a couple navigating a blizzard, a dead son, and a half-decorated Christmas tree will all be explored this summer atPlayPenn's annual new play conference.

PlayPenn Announces 2017 Conference of New Plays
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

The Taft State Hospital for 'insane negroes,' an Iranian-American professor who is falsely identified as a terrorist, the pressures of climate change and economic survival in a small Australian coastal town, a complex look at race and love in war-time, a family business suffering from a neighborhood's crack epidemic, and a couple navigating a blizzard, a dead son, and a half-decorated Christmas tree will all be explored this summer atPlayPenn's annual new play conference.

Photo Coverage: Ronan Tynan Plays Westchester Broadway Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 19, 2016

Tenor Ronan Tynan just returned to Westchester Broadway Theatre on May 17th, 2016. He is known for his versatile range of repertoire. It includes the operatic, oratorio, concert, and popular music genres. Tynan has performed in concert halls across the United States and internationally including Metropolitan Opera House, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fischer Hall, Lincoln Center and Radio City Music Hall. He has appeared on many television shows and is famous for his performances of 'God Bless America' at Yankee Stadium during the seventh-inning stretch. In the wake of 9/11, he performed at benefits and memorial services for New York's Finest and Bravest.

BWW Review: CARMEN at Lyric Opera Of Kansas City
by Alan Portner - Apr 26, 2016

Lyric Opera brings great singers together for memorable production of Bizet's Carmen

Q. David Bowers Pens New Book on Coin Hoards and Treasures
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2015

Whitman Publishing announces the release of 'Lost and Found Coin Hoards and Treasures: Illustrated Stories of the Greatest American Troves and Their Discoveries,' by Q. David Bowers. The 480-page hardcover book is available from booksellers and hobby shops nationwide, and online (including at http://www.Whitman.com), for $39.95. It can also be borrowed for free as a benefit of membership in the American Numismatic Association, through the Dwight N. Manley Numismatic Library.

Tickets Go on Sale 8/17 for CU Theatre & Dance's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Single tickets go on sale Aug. 17 for the exciting 2015-16 University of Colorado Boulder Department of Theatre & Dance season, kicking off Sept. 18 in the Irey Theatre with '[UN] W.R.A.P.: Undoing Writing, Research and Performance' -- a living archive of original and established dance solos created by prominent contemporary African-American choreographers; and Tennessee Williams' career-defining memory play, "The Glass Menagerie," on Sept. 25 in the University Theatre.

Photo Coverage: Sound Check and Arrivals for Ronan Tynan at The Patchouge Theatre Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 28, 2015

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) just presented celebrated Irish tenor Ronan Tynan in a special gala performance, 'The Tenor on Main,' at Patchogue Theatre on Saturday, April 25, at 7 p.m. The gala benefits the nonprofit by raising funds for future programming at the theatre.

Photo Coverage: Ronan Tynan Plays Patchogue Theatre Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 28, 2015

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) just presented celebrated Irish tenor Ronan Tynan in a special gala performance, 'The Tenor on Main,' at Patchogue Theatre on Saturday, April 25, at 7 p.m. The gala benefits the nonprofit by raising funds for future programming at the theatre.

NBC Primetime Schedule for July 3 to 27
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

Photo Coverage: Ronan Tynan Plays Patchogue Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 23, 2014

Ronan Tynan played The Patchogue Theatre, Patchogue, NY on Saturday February 22, 2014 accompanied by William Lewis on piano. Check out a look back below!

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