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September 13, 1922
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November 01, 2008 (86)
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Date of Birth: September 13, 1922
Date of Death: November 01, 2008 (86)
Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Opens March 22Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Opens March 22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

The Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival (LAWTF) marks 26 years of producing well over 500 extraordinary multicultural and multidisciplinary solo performers from around the globe. (more...)

Sydney Opera House Presents Festival UnWrappedSydney Opera House Presents Festival UnWrapped
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

The Sydney Opera House today announced the program for Festival UnWrapped, a bi-annual celebration of diverse, new and risk-taking works from some of Australia's most admired contemporary performance makers. (more...)

Philly Improv Theater Presents Unprecedented Nine Comedy Shows In Fringe FestivalPhilly Improv Theater Presents Unprecedented Nine Comedy Shows In Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2018

Philly Improv Theater (PHIT) announces that they will have nine shows as part of the 2018 Philadelphia Fringe Festival. PHIT most recently participated in the 2017 Festival in their home at the Adrienne Theater. 'We are showcasing many of our longtime performers challenging themselves in new ways. We are also welcoming artists new to the theater to bridge the worlds of alternative and traditional comedy,' said Mike Marbach, acting artistic director of the theater. (more...)

Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now Announces 2019 LineupPrototype: Opera/Theatre/Now Announces 2019 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now is pleased to announce programming for the seventh annual festival of fresh opera-theatre & music-theatre running January 5-13, 2019, featuring eight presentations that "shift the whole paradigm of what opera is and can be" (New York Observer). (more...)

BWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2018: YMA SUMAC - THE PERUVIAN SONGBIRD: ALI MCGREGOR, at Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival CentreBWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2018: YMA SUMAC - THE PERUVIAN SONGBIRD: ALI MCGREGOR, at Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 17, 2018

Ali McGregor gives a stunning performance in, Yma Sumac - The Peruvian Songbird (more...)

BWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2018: VARIETY GALA at Adelaide Festival TheatreBWW Review: ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2018: VARIETY GALA at Adelaide Festival Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 12, 2018

This is the final Cabaret Festival for the current artistic director, Ali Mc Gregor. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ballet Black - Double Bill at the BarbicanPhoto Flash: First Look at Ballet Black - Double Bill at the Barbican
by Roy Tan - Mar 16, 2018

Ballet Black - Double Bill is new at the Barbican and BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look below! (more...)

BOMBAY RICKEY To Perform in NYC This March, New Album Out May 18BOMBAY RICKEY To Perform in NYC This March, New Album Out May 18
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2018

A collection of sounds that take you on a trip around the world and through time is just the tip of the iceberg when describing Bombay Rickey's newest release Electric Bhairavi. The album is a nod to surf rock, cumbia, Bollywood, and spaghetti-Westerns, and laced with soaring operatic vocals from the multi-talented lead vocalist Kamala Sankaram. Electric Bhairavi has a groove reminiscent of the 60's beach vibes that grabs you and takes you on a listening journey.  Bombay Rickey is set to release their sophomore album, Electric Bhairavi on May 18 via Cowboys and Indian. (more...)

Bombay Rickey To Release New Album ELECTRIC BHAIRAVI This MayBombay Rickey To Release New Album ELECTRIC BHAIRAVI This May
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2018

A collection of sounds that take you on a trip around the world and through time is just the tip of the iceberg when describing Bombay Rickey's newest release Electric Bhairavi. The album is a nod to surf rock, cumbia, Bollywood, and spaghetti-Westerns, and laced with soaring operatic vocals from the multi-talented lead vocalist Kamala Sankaram. Electric Bhairavi has a groove reminiscent of the 60's beach vibes that grabs you and takes you on a listening journey.  Bombay Rickey is set to release their sophomore album, Electric Bhairavi on May 18 via Cowboys and Indian. (more...)

'Out Of Bounds' Series of Public Performances Set for 2018 PROTOTYPE Festival'Out Of Bounds' Series of Public Performances Set for 2018 PROTOTYPE Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

Beth Morrison Projects and HERE Arts Center have announced programming for Out of Bounds 2018, a series of short, free performances of new works in public spaces, presented in its second season as part of the sixth annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now, running January 7-20, 2018 in New York City. (more...)

Opera On Tap to Release Episode 1 of World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera SeriesOpera On Tap to Release Episode 1 of World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Opera on Tap has announced the release of Episode 1 of the world's first virtual reality horror opera, entitled The Parksville Murders, on October 20 exclusively on Samsung VR. The episode will be featured exclusively on the Samsung VR app on Gear VR with Controller powered by Oculus and at samsungvr.com. (more...)

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Performing Arts Programs Connect Los Angeles and Latin AmericaPacific Standard Time: LA/LA Performing Arts Programs Connect Los Angeles and Latin America
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

An eclectic line-up of music and dance performances will be presented this fall throughout Los Angeles in conjunction with Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, the Getty-led initiative exploring Latin American and Latino art that launched in mid-September. (more...)

Opera On Tap to Release Episode 1 of World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera SeriesOpera On Tap to Release Episode 1 of World's First Virtual Reality Horror Opera Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

Opera on Tap has announced the release of Episode 1 of the world's first virtual reality horror opera, entitled The Parksville Murders, on October 20 exclusively on Samsung VR. The episode will be featured exclusively on the Samsung VR app on Gear VR with Controller powered by Oculus and at samsungvr.com. (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on What Would be in a 'Not Since CARRIE' Sequel and MoreExclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on What Would be in a 'Not Since CARRIE' Sequel and More
by Behind the Curtain - Aug 16, 2017

Praising the bible of Musical Theatre geekdom, Where in the World is Ken Mandelbaum, the Beckettian podcast from last week, praising Yma Sumac (or, Amy Camus), what would go in a 'Not Since Carrie 2, and more! (more...)

ACQUANETTA, FELLOW TRAVELERS, THE ECHO DRIFT and More Among PROTOTYPE Festival's 2018 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now invigorates New York City January 7-20, 2018, with the sixth annual showcase of progressive opera and music-theatre, curated by co-founding directors Kristin Marting (of HERE), Beth Morrison (of Beth Morrison Projects) and Kim Whitener (of HERE), along with newly appointed co-director Jecca Barry (of Beth Morrison Projects). Since its launch in 2013, the Prototype Festival has presented a phenomenal 32 new works across five seasons, propelling the industry forward as a first-rate presenter and influencer. (more...)

Portland Based NW Dance Project Makes Its Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Debut
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Known for its "cutting-edge contemporary work" (Jason Vondersmith, The Portland Tribune), NW Dance Project makes its Jacob's Pillow debut, June 28-July 2 in the Doris Duke Theatre. Based in Portland, Oregon and led by former Royal Winnipeg Ballet principal dancer Sarah Slipper, the company is composed of a cast of classically-trained, versatile contemporary dancers. The program includes works by a range of accomplished choreographers and rising talents: Post-Traumatic-Monster by Felix Landerer, choreographer in residence for Scapino Ballet in the Netherlands; At Some Hour You Return by former Nederlands Dans Theater dancer Ji?i Pokorný; Le Fil Rouge by 2011 Sadler's Wells Global Dance Contest winner and NW Dance Project resident choreographer Ihsan Rustem; and MemoryHouse by Artistic Director Sarah Slipper. (more...)

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Announces Performing Arts Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Getty announced today that Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA will go outside the walls of museums when it opens in September 2017, with partner institutions presenting concerts, performances and events at the Hollywood Bowl, The Music Center's Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and Walt Disney Concert Hall, Grand Park, and a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces throughout Los Angeles and the region. (more...)

PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now Returns to NYC Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now invigorates New York City tonight, January 5, through January 15, 2017, with its fifth annual explosion of provocative and pioneering opera- and music-theatre, curated by co-founding producers, Kristin Marting (of HERE), Beth Morrison (of Beth Morrison Projects) and Kim Whitener (of HERE). (more...)

PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now Festival Begins This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Beth Morrison Projects and HERE's fifth annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/Now festival begins this week, running January 5-15! (more...)

Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now to Return to NYC This January; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Prototype: Opera/Theatre/Now invigorates New York City January 5-15, 2017, with its fifth annual explosion of provocative and pioneering opera- and music-theatre, curated by co-founding producers, Kristin Marting (of HERE), Beth Morrison (of Beth Morrison Projects) and Kim Whitener (of HERE). (more...)

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