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Allegro - 2002 - New York

This ensemble musical chronicles nearly four decades in the life of an Everyman, Joseph Taylor, Jr., from cradle through a mid-life discovery of who he is and what his life is truly about. The first musical to be staged by a director who was also the choreographer (the legendary Agnes de Mille), the unique structural format allows the saga to whisk us from Joe's birth through his childhood, from college dorm to marriage altar, and on to his career; from the tranquility of his small Midwestern hometown to the hectic din of big city life, in a series of vignettes and musical sequences dazzling in their simplicity and stunning in their impact. Ahead of its time theatrically, ALLEGRO remains timeless in its appeal.

Richard Rodgers; Oscar Hammerstein II

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2020
Pianist Rosa Antonelli will host Concert at Carnegie Hall - Part 2, an online watch party on Thursday, September 17 @ 7:30 PM New York time, featuring more selections from her triumphant October 2011 performance in Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium, including pieces recorded for her acclaimed Albany Records CDs Remembranza and Esperanza. The 2011 concert was a benefit for Action Against Hunger and is presented in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
by Louise Penn - Sep 4, 2020
Violinist Nicola Benedetti joins period-instrument group the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment for a celebration of Baroque concertos.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020
The Houston Symphony prepares to open its 2020a?"21 Season this month, with new programming to accommodate social distancing onstage, comprehensive safety protocols throughout Jones Hall, and a measured approach to welcoming small audiences safely back to the live concert experience, as livestreaming continues for those at home. 
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Sep 28, 2020
Today's episode features Broadway veteran Stephen Bogardus, who chats about how he's coping with life in the pandemic, how theatre has changed since March, and how he expects changes to continue in the future.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
On Tuesday, October 13, at 8pm EDT, NYCB will release the fourth program consisting of George Balanchinea??s Duo Concertant, a duet accompanied by an onstage violinist and pianist, along with excerpts from Jerome Robbinsa?? Dances at a Gathering and Balanchinea??s Brahms-Schoenberg Quartet and Symphony in C.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020
Porchlight Music Theatre has announced its schedule for fall 2020, offering a variety of free and pay-to-view options for virtual experiences.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
On Friday, September 18, 2020, American pianist Simone Dinnerstein releases her next album, A Character of Quiet, on Orange Mountain Music.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020
The Boston Symphony Orchestra is pleased to present Encore BSO Recitals, a colorful and eclectic online concert series spotlighting 50 musicians of the Boston Symphony Orchestra in small ensembles and giving viewers a rare opportunity to experience the individual artistry of many of the musicians who make up the world-renowned ensemble.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
The PlayGround Experiment is proud to announce the third presentation of new works created by members of the Voices of America Writers Workshop. The third group of writers to take part in The PlayGround Experiment's exciting new workshop are Lillian Andrea De Leon, Robin L Dimension, Tabatha Gayle, Jessica Lozano, José Manuel Pereyra, Tamarah Tucker, Fernando Vieira, and McKinley Winston. The workshop will culminate on September 23rd with a public presentation of excerpts from these writers' new works.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020
Bloomingdale School of Music has announced the Faculty Concert Series as part of the School's Community Music Events on October 9, 23, and 30, 2020 at 7pm via Zoom. The concerts, free and open to the public, feature themes of South American Sounds on October 9, Music With A Voice on October 23, and Musical Imageries on October 30.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2020
The New York Pops is presenting a virtual benefit concert featuring Kelli O'Hara on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. EST hosted by New York Pops Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2020
On November 10, 2020 at 7:30pm PT, the Boston-based Neave Trio will give an online performance presented by the University of Idaho's Auditorium Chamber Music Series. The program includes works by four women composers - Clara Schumann, Amy Beach, Rebecca Clarke, and Jennifer Higdon - highlighting an ongoing theme in Neave's programming: Her Voice.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2020
Celebrity Series of Boston October--December streaming and live digital events featuring Takács Quartet, cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan, and folk singer-songwriters Sara and Sean Watkins. Get full details here:
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2020
BSO will present an Encore BSO Recitals stream featuring a program of Schumann, Dukas, and Mozart, and two compositions by Richard Sebring, his Awaken! A New Day! for Alphorns and—music written in the wake of the killing of George Floyd—Listen, to the Cry of Your Fellow Man with former TMC Fellow and harpist Charles Overton.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2020
The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra has announced NJSO Virtual 20-21, a season of free digital experiences, from broadcasts of virtual orchestral concerts led by Music Director Xian Zhang at NJPAC to solo and chamber performances in iconic New Jersey locations to collaborations with fellow New Jersey arts organizations.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2020
This weekend (October 10-11) in live streaming: Next on Stage: Beth Leavel sings with Seth Rudetsky, Jessica Vosk sings at Birdland, and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2020
Experience wonderful Mozart concert & dinner with leading Czech opera singers and musicians through a special event called Mozart Dinner.
by BWW Staff - Nov 25, 2020
Voting is open for the BroadwayWorld Boise Awards - which are back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! Voting is only only through December 31st, so make sure to have your say and vote!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2020
Today's top stories: get a sneak peek at Eva Noblezada's Radio Free Birdland concert, Laura Osnes & Santino Fontana perform a Cinderella/Allegro mashup, and more!
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 20, 2020
“It gives me tremendous pleasure to be able to promote three dancers in our company this evening.”
by Student Blogger: Brenton Kniess - Nov 2, 2020
The collaboration of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein has created some of the best musicals in musical theatre history, as well as written some of the most iconic go to audition songs
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020
Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, who starred on Broadway together in Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella, teamed up for a new socially distanced mashup! The pair sang their rendition of 'Ten Minutes Ago' from Cinderella along with 'You Are Never Away' from Allegro!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020
Dallas Black Dance Academy invites the community to take a free “Behind The Scenes” virtual view of its three performing ensembles during the Thanksgiving holiday. The performance provides the audience the opportunity to experience clips of virtual rehearsals, in-person rehearsals and a mini-performance. This event has become a holiday tradition for many families during the Thanksgiving break. The City of Dallas Office of Arts and Culture is the presenting sponsor of Behind the Scenes that is scheduled for Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at 1:00 pm CST.
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020
We've been compiling showcase videos from college seniors all around the country. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
On 11 May at 8.15 pm (CEST), the 6th Monday Concert will be performed live from the stage of the Bayerische Staatsoper.
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020
Explore how tempo makes music fun with host Becky, special guest Nancy, and music from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake.
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020
On Plays, set for release on August 28, 2020 via Concord Jazz, Corea engages with several of his favorite composers, representing a wide swath of musical history - as well as with enthusiastic audiences in concert halls across Europe and the U.S., who become integral collaborators in these spirited renditions.
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020
The Jupiter String Quartet announces the June 12, 2020 release of Metamorphosis on Marquis Classics. This album features Beethoven's Quartet Op. 131 and Ligeti's Quartet No. 1 “Métamorphoses nocturnes.” The album was produced by Grammy Award winner Judith Sherman; engineered by Frank Horger and Graham Duncan with assistance from Jeanne Velonis; and recorded March 15-17, 2019, in Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL.
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020
The New York Philharmonic launches NY Phil Learning @ Home, a new portal with a collection of online concerts, lessons, videos, and other resources to engage young audiences, their families, and teachers.
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2020
Join the Musicians of the National Symphony as they perform from their homes to yours, in the Kennedy Center's NSO @ Home series!
by Annette Stolt - Jun 4, 2020
For the first time, the Concert Hall and the Royal Philharmonic will do a national day concert! The Philharmonic summer greeting from the Blue House at Hötorget is presented by Stefan Forsberg - who is not only a concert manager but also a much appreciated program host.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020
Israeli-American cellist Amit Peled is featured on a new recording of Schubert's String Quintet in C Major, Op. 163, D. 956 with the Aviv Quartet, out today on Naxos.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) has announced the postponement of its scheduled fall 2020 Season to fall 2021 due to the ongoing uncertainties of the current pandemic and its commitment, first and foremost, to the health and safety of its audiences, artists, and staff.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center announced a new digital initiative to enable local chamber music venues to bring its outstanding series of digital chamber music concerts, CMS: FRONT ROW, to audiences around the country.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020
Monday, August 3 at 6:30 p.m. MT (one-time-only viewing)
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Based in the Rocky Mountain resort city of Sun Valley, Idaho, the Sun Valley Music Festival kicks off its 36th annual Summer Season virtually-offering one-time-only webcasts from July 27 to August 19.
by Peter Danish - Jul 16, 2020
BWW Feature: NEW JERSEY SYMPHONY at NJPAC cancels performances through December.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020
The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra has canceled its in-person concerts, community engagement activities and donor events through December 31 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2020
BETSY McBRIDE, SIMON WEXLER, PAOLA HARTLEY, and KAREN SCALZITTI-KENNEDY will be members of the guest faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive in Shreveport, Louisiana. Ms. McBride and Mr. Wexler will be teaching from July 27-31, 2020, and Ms.  Hartley and Ms. Scalzitti-Kennedy will be teaching from August 3-7, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2020
This weekend (July 11-12) in live streaming: Audra McDonald sings with Seth Rudetsky, Andrea Burns takes over at Stars in the House and so much more!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2020
Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Allegro Wolf Arts Center.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2020
On Friday, September 18, 2020, American pianist Simone Dinnerstein releases her next album, A Character of Quiet, on Orange Mountain Music.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020
On Friday, October 23, 2020, cellist Diana Golden releases Tanbou Kache, an album that celebrates Haiti's rich and fascinating art music traditions, on New Focus Recordings.
by Marc Savitt - Aug 24, 2020
the audience was sincerely and repeatedly thanked for the opportunity to share music that is a?oejust not the same as sitting at homea??. Smiles on the masked faces as the sun set and many were no doubt whistling a happy tune as they returned to their cars suggested that although there are most certainly changes and differences, THE HILLS ARE (still) ALIVE WITH RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2020
BBC Proms is fast approaching, with the first Prom kicking off on 28 August. 
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2020
Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra presented an encore stream of its Dolce Vivaldi concert, which was held on 28 May 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2020
Joshua Bell today releases the new album Joshua Bell: At Home With Music (LIVE) for Sony Classical.  Available everywhere now, the companion album includes audio recordings of eight musical performances featuring Joshua Bell,  his wife, soprano Larisa Martínez as well as guest artists and friends Jeremy Denk, Peter Dugan, and Kamal Khan from the forthcoming PBS-TV broadcast special, “Joshua Bell: At Home With Music.”
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2020
On Friday, September 18, 2020, American pianist Simone Dinnerstein releases her next album, A Character of Quiet, on Orange Mountain Music. The album includes Philip Glass's Etudes No. 16, No. 6 and No. 2 paired with Franz Schubert's Piano Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960.
by TV News Desk - Aug 11, 2020
Joshua Bell will star in a new PBS nationwide broadcast special, 'Joshua Bell: At Home With Music,' airing August 16, 2020, at 7PM ET/6PM CT, and available to stream here via the PBS website in the U.S. for two weeks afterwards.