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Washington Performing Arts Announces 2021/22 Season Photo Washington Performing Arts Announces 2021/22 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

Season subscriptions will go on sale on Tuesday, August 31 at 9:30am, with single tickets becoming available on Wednesday, September 15 at 9:30am. Learn more about the full lineup here!

Audible & Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Forge Multi-Project Development Deal Photo Audible & Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Forge Multi-Project Development Deal
by TV News Desk - Jul 19, 2021

This deal follows Audible’s recently announced production and development deals with top industry creatives such as Team Coco.

Adrienne Warren to Play Bryant Park Picnic Performance 7/30 Photo Adrienne Warren to Play Bryant Park Picnic Performance 7/30
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances' season of free, live performances continues on Friday, July 30 at 7pm with Broadway rising star Adrienne Warren. This performance is part of this season's Carnegie Hall Citywide Series. Entry to this event is now open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis for all audience members. 

DREAMSTAGE Announces MUSIC FROM SAXONY Livestream Series Photo DREAMSTAGE Announces MUSIC FROM SAXONY Livestream Series
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2021

DREAMSTAGE, the pioneering HD live streaming platform, is excited to announce Music From Saxony, a month-long livestream music series uniting more than 60 artists of various genres, from across the German Free State of Saxony.

Bryant Park Picnic Performances Continues This Month With A Performance From The Knig Photo Bryant Park Picnic Performances Continues This Month With A Performance From The Knights
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

Entry to this event is now open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis for all audience members. Advance ticket registration is no longer required.

Quincy Jones' Qwest TV and Plex Bring High-Caliber Music Channels to Every Device for Photo Quincy Jones' Qwest TV and Plex Bring High-Caliber Music Channels to Every Device for Free
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 30, 2021

Qwest TV’s linear channels show how artistry, not genres or geography, can guide music enjoyment. They regularly present incandescent concerts by popular artists, back to back with groundbreaking moments in musical history.

Biden Announces Kamilah Forbes, Jake Shimabukuro & More as Nominees for National Coun Photo Biden Announces Kamilah Forbes, Jake Shimabukuro & More as Nominees for National Council on the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021

President Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to serve as members of the National Council on the Arts: Kamilah Forbes, Christopher Morgan, Ismael Ahmed, Kinan Azmeh, Huascar Medina, Jake Shimabukuro, Constance Williams, and Fiona Whelan Prine. 

This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MON Photo This Week at SummerStage: Performances from George Clinton, Falu and Screening Of MONSOON WEDDING
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 23, 2021

Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage will present performances this week from George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic in partnership with Blue Note Jazz Festival and Falu along with a screening of Monsoon Wedding in partnership with Rooftop Films.

Bryant Park Sets July Picnic Performances; Adrienne Warren & More Photo Bryant Park Sets July Picnic Performances; Adrienne Warren & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021

Bryant Park Picnic Performances' season of free, live performances will continue with the Carnegie Hall Citywide Series beginning July 9. Tapping into the pulse of the city, these performances bring New Yorkers together to share in the joy of music.

Metallica Releases Remastered 'The Black Album' Photo Metallica Releases Remastered 'The Black Album'
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2021

The album's impact and relevance continue to grow‚ÄĒas proven by one indisputable fact:¬†The Black Album¬†remains unchallenged as¬†the best-selling album in the¬†history of Nielsen Soundscan,¬†outselling every release¬†in¬†every genre¬†over the past 30 years.

Hollywood Bowl Named Amphitheater Of The Decade At 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards Photo Hollywood Bowl Named Amphitheater Of The Decade At 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

The Hollywood Bowl, one of the leading outdoor music venues in the world and the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, was honored as the winner of Amphitheater of the Decade last night at the 32nd Annual Pollstar Awards at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA.

Artpark & Company Presents JUNETEENTH: FROM THE PAST TO THE LIVING PRESENT Photo Artpark & Company Presents JUNETEENTH: FROM THE PAST TO THE LIVING PRESENT
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2021

Artpark & Company presents Juneteenth: From the Past to the Living Present with Rhiannon Giddens featuring Yo-Yo Ma as part of the outdoor season of the SONIC TRAILS festival curated and co-produced by Sozo Creative, from May 15 - September 30, 2021.

Rhiannon Giddens and Yo-Yo Ma to Take Part in JUNETEENTH: FROM THE PAST TO THE LIVING Photo Rhiannon Giddens and Yo-Yo Ma to Take Part in JUNETEENTH: FROM THE PAST TO THE LIVING PRESENT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

Artpark & Company will present Juneteenth: From the Past to the Living Present with Rhiannon Giddens featuring Yo-Yo Ma as part of the outdoor season of the SONIC TRAILS festival curated and co-produced by Sozo Creative, from May 15 - September 30, 2021.

Dreamstage Announces Inauguaral Virtual Pride Celebration Photo Dreamstage Announces Inauguaral Virtual Pride Celebration
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2021

DREAMSTAGE was launched last August by by CEO Thomas Hesse (former President of Sony Music for Global Digital Business and U.S. Sales/Distribution), CTO Scott Chasin (serial entrepreneur with a track record of successfully founding and growing startups, including ProtectWise and MX Logic), and Artistic Director Jan Vogler (internationally known cellist and director of the Dresden Music Festival).

Carnegie Hall to Reopen in October; Jessica Vosk With Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Batiste  Photo Carnegie Hall to Reopen in October; Jessica Vosk With Kristin Chenoweth, Jon Batiste & More to Headline 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

Carnegie Hall today announced programming for its 2021‚Äď2022 season, sharing plans to reopen its landmark concert venue to the general public in October 2021. The new season will consist of more than 100 performances presented on Carnegie Hall‚Äôs three stages and across New York City.

American Repertory Theater Announces Upcoming Programming; New Dates For Broadway-Bou Photo American Repertory Theater Announces Upcoming Programming; New Dates For Broadway-Bound 1776, New Musical Starring Idina Menzel, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2021

1776 will now play May - July 2022 in the Loeb Drama Center before it plays at Roundabout Theatre Company in fall 2022 and begins a national tour in February 2023.  WILD in Concert is a new musical starring Idina Menzel, which was created by Tony and Obie Award-winning playwright V (formerly Eve Ensler).

VIDEO: Watch American Ballet Theatre's TOUCHE In Honor Of Pride Month Photo VIDEO: Watch American Ballet Theatre's TOUCHE In Honor Of Pride Month
by Alan Henry - Jun 4, 2021

In his first work for American Ballet Theatre, Rudd has choreographed Touché for Principal Dancer Calvin Royal III and corps de ballet member João Menegussi. The work is set to Que Te Mate el Desierto, an original score by Woodkid from the motion picture Desierto, and Giuseppe Tornatore Suite by Ennio Morricone, recorded by Yo-Yo Ma from the motion picture Malèna. Touché, created and filmed in Silver Bay, New York, explores themes of male love. Sarah Lozoff served as intimacy director.

Adrienne Warren, Terence Blanchard, Harlem Quartet and More Announced for 2021 Carneg Photo Adrienne Warren, Terence Blanchard, Harlem Quartet and More Announced for 2021 Carnegie Hall Citywide Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2021

Carnegie Hall today announced the lineup for the summer 2021 season of Carnegie Hall Citywide, the Hall’s free concert series that brings live music to all five boroughs of New York City. The series continues the Hall’s 45-year tradition of bringing free concerts throughout New York City’s neighborhoods.

Dreamstage Announce Train's 'Soul Vacation' Livestream Photo Dreamstage Announce Train's 'Soul Vacation' Livestream
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 27, 2021

The one-night event, streaming from The Wiltern in Los Angeles, will be available to watch again, June 26 at 8pm BST and 8pm AUS EST - allowing Train fans from across the globe to experience and share with each other the performance, making for a truly special night.

Lea Salonga, Phillipa Soo, President Biden and VP Harris to Celebrate AANHPI Heritage Photo Lea Salonga, Phillipa Soo, President Biden and VP Harris to Celebrate AANHPI Heritage Month on PBS
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2021

In honor of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander¬†Heritage Month, President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and celebrity guests will join the Center for Asian American Media, Pacific Islanders in Communications, and PBS for ‚ÄúA Celebration of the AA and NHPI Community: Highlighting Our Diverse Tapestry.‚ÄĚ

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