May 22, 2013
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TANGLEWOOD 2013 SEASON ANNOUNCEMENT(all updates to the original November 27, 2012 announcement appear in green)
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SUMMER SEASON OPENS JULY 5 WITH RAFAEL FRHBECK DE BURGOS LEADING AN ALL-TCHAIKOVSKY PROGRAM FEATURING VIOLINIST JOSHUA BELL, AND CLOSES WITH BERNARD HAITINK LEADING BEETHOVEN’S NINTH SYMPHONY ON AUGUST 25; TICKETS ON SALE AT 888-266-1200 AND WWW.TANGLEWOOD.ORG
2013 TANGLEWOOD SEASON WILL SHINE A SPECIAL SPOTLIGHT ONANDRIS NELSONS, WHO LEADS VERDI’S REQUIEM ON JULY 27, MAKING HIS FIRST APPEARANCE WITH THE ORCHESTRA SINCE BEING APPOINTED THE NEXT BSO MUSIC DIRECTOR
May 22, 2013
Venice Theatre hosts Theatre Winter Haven’s award-winning production of Golda’s Balcony
One woman show will be presented locally before heading to national competition
(Venice, FL) Venice Theatre is pleased to welcome Theatre Winter Haven’s 60-minute production of William Gibson’s acclaimed drama, Golda’s Balcony. This one-woman show recently won top honors - including best actress and best director - at the Florida State Theatre Festival and the Southeastern Theatre Conference. In preparation for the national competition in Carmel, Indiana in June, an encore performance will be presented on Venice Theatre’s MainStage Monday, June 10, 2013 at 7:30...
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Rock/Blues Legend’s New Album ‘Memphis’
Recently Debuted @ #17 On ‘Billboard Top 200’ Maintains @ #1 On
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Scaggs Continues To Tour Throughout 2013
“The singer/songwriter's first album in five years oozes with the soul of the title city. His vocals are sublime.” --USA Today
GRAMMY Award winning rock legend Boz Scaggs is celebrating the debut of his latest studio album, MEMPHIS, with a confirmed appearance on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” tonight and an extensive...
DATE: MAY 23, 2013
JOHN FOGERTYEARNS ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE’SHIGHEST RATING—A RARE FIVE STARS—FOR HIS NEW ALBUM‘WROTE A SONG FOR EVERYONE’OUT THIS TUESDAY, MAY 28
“Welcome to guitar paradise: Fogerty nails it with a high-voltage revival of his CCR hit.” – Rolling Stone
Rolling Stone magazine has awarded JOHN FOGERTY’s much-anticipated new album WROTE A SONG FOR EVERYONE its very highest rating—a rare 5 stars—and tags the lead review on the cover, “John Fogerty’s All-Star Revival.”
The album is due out this Tuesday, May 28, the same day FOGERTY--one of rock’s most important artists and a national treasure who’s sold...
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May 23, 2013
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CRN Digital Talk Radio Host Bodie Stroud from In the Garage to co-star with Bret Michaels on Rock My RV
Celebrity auto builder and car expert joins rock personality Michaels to help make over people's RVs into incredible "mobile mansions."
LOS ANGELES, CA - CRN Digital Talk Radio's Bodie Stroud joins rocker and RV enthusiast Bret Michaels on the new Travel Channel series "Rock My RV with Bret Michaels," premiering Sunday, May 26 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT....
The students were awarded $3,000 to pursue their music dreams in college.
Sarasota Chorus of the Keys Awards Two Scholarships towards Music Education
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[May 23, 2013 — Sarasota, Fla.] The award-winning Sarasota Chorus of the Keys, Sarasota’s oldest continuous arts organization, awarded two local high school students the Sheridan E. Brown Memorial Barbershop Scholarships, amounting to $3,000, on Tues., May 14 at their regular rehearsal.
The Scholarship program was started in the late '70s to help graduating seniors with their college expenses in the field of music.
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Opera Music Broadcast Webcasts the InsightALT Festival, Live from NYC
Starting May 28th at 7PM EST, operamusicbroadcast.com will present a live webcast of InsightALT, a new festival that offers an intimate, inside look into American Lyric Theater's process of creating new creating new operas at all stages of their development.
"not only efficiently reached a much broader audience than what is possible in the house, but the webcast also distributed an operatic experience of the highest artistic quality." Bravo! - GRAYDON ROYCE, Star-Tribune
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Cat Depot STAFF RECEIVES CPR CERTIFICATION
Sarasota, Florida – (May 23, 2013) – Yesterday, two local organizations partnered to save lives. Affairs of the Heart provided full CPR/AED certification to the staff of Cat Depot. After a two-hour on-site class, Cat Depot staff members are now equipped to handle human emergencies -- in addition to the feline variety.
Affairs of the Heart (AOTH) was founded by 17-year-old Georgia Kossoff in 2011. After witnessing a small child drown and...
THE RINGLING PARTICIPATES IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS
The Ringling is one of more than 1,800 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and the Department of Defense
The Ringling is participating in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense. More than 1,800 museums across America, including The Ringling, are offering free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2013....
LA’s largest, longest running and most anticipated bohemian festival and country fair returns this Memorial Day Weekend with live music, gourmet, organic and downhome food and beverages from local vendors, arts and crafts and fun-filled activities the entire family
Musical Headliners include:
VENICE (recently seen on NBC’s THE VOICE), LEE ROCKER, CECILIA NOËL, THE STYLETONES
CLORIS LEACHMAN is Queen of the Famous Annual Memorial Day Parade
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Los Angeles - Over forty years of tradition will be celebrated this Memorial Day Weekend as the Topanga Community Club puts on the highly anticipated...
In honor of Richard Wagner’s 200th birthday, WQXR presents an hour-long special tomorrow, May 22 at 7pm on 105.9 FM and at WQXR.org.
The special, CLASH OF THE TITANS: An Exploration of Verdi & Wagner hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon, explores these two classical music icons who rose up during turbulent eras in their respective nations.
The two composers were, in many ways, opposites and on the occasion of their Bicentennial year, Clash of the Titans explores those crucial differences, diving into how these two men of music, both born in the same year, flowered in completely different directions, ultimately empowered...
Sarasota Fire Receives $20,000 Grant for Public Outreach Funding Tops $1 Million in Grants Awarded by Fireman’s Fund in Florida
SARASOTA, Fla. (May 21, 2013) – Marking $1 million in grants awarded by Fireman’s Fund to fire departments in Florida, the Sarasota County Fire Department is receiving $20,000 to purchase smoke detectors and a fire extinguisher training system that will be used to teach local residents how to safely and effectively use fire extinguishers. The grant is awarded by National Trust Insurance Services (NTIS) and Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company.
In addition to enabling firefighters...
Immediate: Tuesday 21 May 2013
KT Tunstall’s new album and Liverpool show
• New album launched 10 June • Tickets go on sale Friday 24 May • First Liverpool show for six years • Liverpool Philharmonic debut for Scottish singer/songwriter
KT Tunstall Plus special guest Saturday 16 November, 7.30pm Liverpool Philharmonic Hall £17.50, £22.50, £27.50
Tickets go on sale Friday 24 May and will be available from liverpoolphil.com and 0151 709 3789
Since scoring a worldwide hit with her debut album Eye To The Telescope in 2005, which went on to sell more than 4 million copies worldwide and over 1.8m...
On Thursday, May 23rdat 9pm ET/PT, tune in as the Sisters of Mary, the Wagner Warriors, and the Girls of Grace face off in a final competition on GSN's season finale of THE AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE.
Gospel superstars and GRAMMY® award winning duo MARY MARY will also take the stage in a special performance of their chart topping hit "Go Get It" alongside THE AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE musical co-host and multi-platinum-selling musician and producer Kirk Franklin.
Don't miss this inspiring performance and the crowning of this season’s winner on THE AMERICAN BIBLE CHALLENGE finale, Thursday night, May 23rd at 9pm ET/PT only on...
Pianist Alessio Bax Wins 2013 Martin E. Segal Award
Fast-rising pianist Alessio Bax was recognized on May 20 with a 2013 Martin E. Segal Award, which carries a cash prize of $7,500. Since 1987, Lincoln Center has conferred these prestigious awards annually on two emerging young artists or ensembles in recognition of their exceptional accomplishments. The second 2013 award went to actress/singer Shalita Grant. Previous winners include pianist Jonathan Biss, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, the Brentano and Borromeo String Quartets, mezzo-soprano Michelle DeYoung, director Thomas Kail, dancer Daniel Ulbricht, choreographer Christopher Wheeldon, and conductor Xian Zhang. The announcement follows...
May 20, 2013
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Christopher Erk, Noah Racey, and Anthony J. Russo perform a number from Noah Racey’s PULSE. Photo by John Revisky. CALLING ALL GULF COAST TAP DANCERS! ASOLO REPERTORY THEATRE TO HOST MASTER TAP CLASS WITH CHRISTOPHER ERK AND ANTHONY J. RUSSO FROM THE CAST OF NOAH RACEY’S PULSE WHAT: An advanced tap workshop led by Christopher Erk and Anthony J. Russo, members of the cast of Noah Racey’s PULSE. Both men have toured internationally with the world famous tap shows Tap Dogs and Rasta Thomas’ Tap Stars. Erk is also the founder of The Tap Factor, a national outreach...
May 20, 2013
FORCE/COLLISION TO PARTICIPATE IN FINAL INSTALLMENT OF ARENA STAGE’S 2012/13 KOGOD CRADLE SERIES
*** Mixed discipline local performance company will present and discuss new dance/theater project Trust me June 13-16, 2013 ***
(Washington, D.C.) Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces that force/collision, a Washington, D.C.-based interdisciplinary performance ensemble, will participate in this year’s Kogod Cradle Series, which supports the exploration and development of new and emerging work. The company will present the U.S. premiere of Trust me, a devised dance/theater project created in collaboration with German playwright Falk Richter. Trust me explores the body...
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Rochester, NY 14604
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May 20, 2013
Bassists Playing Together at Eastman School of Music
Annual convention brings together more than 1,000 performers, students, teachers, amateurs, and professionals from around the world
Hundreds of double bassists from some 30 countries will descend on Rochester in June, and audiences will...
DATE: MAY 20, 2013
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TRUTH & SALVAGE CO.--Scott Kinnebrew (guitars/lap steel/mandolin/vocals), Tim Jones (guitars/vocals), Walker Young (piano/organ/accordion/vocals), Adam Grace (organ/piano/Wurlitzer/additional background vocals) Bill “Smitty” Smith (drums/percussion/vocals), and Dean Moore (bass/additional background vocals)--are hosting the first annual APPALACHIAN HILLTOP FAMILY REUNION Saturday, July 6 in “Smitty’s” Wellston, OH hometown to benefit the Wellston High School Marching Band. Guaranteed to...
SHAPING SOUND DANCE COMPANY
LAUNCHES FIRST NATIONAL TOUR
Family, Friends, Fans and Celebrities Attend Sold Out Red Carpet Premiere
Los Angeles, CA - (May 20,2013)-Shaping Sound,anew contemporary dance company,held their red carpet premiere last night at the El Portal Theatre in Los Angeles. Emmy®-nominated choreographers anddance visionariesTravis Wall, Nick Lazzarini, Teddy Forance and KyleRobinson,took the stage in front of the sold out crowd withtenworld-classdancersto premiere a synergy ofsight, sound,and movement. Companymembers have beenfeatured on“SoYou Think You CanDance”, “Dancing WithThe Stars,” and toured internationally withrecording artists and award-winning dance companies.
Celebrities that turned out to support the dance company...
JON VITTI TAKES FLIGHT WITH ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE SCREENPLAY
--Catherine Winder Joins Team As Producer of Upcoming Animated Feature --
Espoo, Finland, May 20, 2013 – Rovio Entertainment announced today that comedy writer Jon Vitti, a veteran of The Simpsons, King of the Hill, The Office, and The Larry Sanders Show, will write the screenplay for Angry Birds – the upcoming animated 3D film based on Rovio’s bestselling app. Additionally, veteran producer Catherine Winder is joining the production team that includes producer John Cohen (Despicable Me) and executive producer David Maisel (Iron Man) . The movie is slated for...
Banyan Theater Company Announces Summer 2013 Casting
SARASOTA, FL – The Banyan Theater Company is pleased to announce the casting for its 12th season of summer theater, which opens June 28 and closes August 25, 2013.
“Painting Churches,” by Tina Howe, features Don Walker as Gardner Church, Jenny Aldrich as Fanny Church and Olivia Williamson as Margaret (Mags) Church. Gardner and Fanny are preparing to move out of their Beacon Hill house to their summer cottage on Cape Cod. Gardner, once a famous poet, is now retired. He slips in and out of senility...
The Ensemble Theatre Celebrates the Art of Youth Registration for Summer Performing Arts Education Programs Has Begun HOUSTON, May 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Ensemble Theatre kicks off its Young Performers Program with sessions held during the June -- August 2013 summer break. The Young Performers Program (YPP) is for young people ages (6--17) who desire to explore their creative and artistic talents. Dates for the four sessions are: Session I June 10, 2013 - July 6, 2013 Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tuition Cost including registration fee: $600 Extended Day: $100 Session II July 8, 2013...
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The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art On View at Acquavella Galleries Through May 24 18 East 79th Street | New York, NY 10075
"...a great cherry-picking exhibition, most notable for a handful of unfamiliar, rarely exhibited or outstanding works." - The New York Times (NEW YORK, NY) Acquavella Galleries is pleased to announce The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art on view from April 10 to May 24 2013. Curated by renowned art historian John Wilmerding, the Pop art survey includes over 75 important works...
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San Francisco Opera Guild Announces Details of 91st Season Opening Night Gala, September 6, 2013
Opera Ball 2013: The Garden of Good & Evil Opera Ball 2013 Marks Bay Area Debut of Celebrity Event Planner Colin Cowie San Francisco Opera's 2013-14 Season Opens with Arrigo Boito's Mephistopheles
SAN FRANCISCO (May 17, 2013)––San Francisco Opera celebrates the opening of its 91st season on September 6, 2013 with a gala opening night like none other. San Francisco Opera Guild’s 2013 Opera Ball: The Garden of Good and Evil will be created by celebrity event designer Colin Cowie to reflect the celestial and devilish themes...
Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CKEC), a leading DIGITAL cinema and 3D motion picture exhibitor, today announces that it is proud to be joining the Emerging Pictures network of cinemas. Carmike Royal Palm 20 and Emerging Pictures partner to showcase the Opera in Cinema and Ballet in Cinema series: exceptional European opera and ballet presented in HD and surround sound.
Ballet - Romeo and Juliet – the Bolshoi Balleton Sun, June 2 at 2pm and Tues, June 4 at 7pm (Performed live May 13, 2013) $15 Sergei Prokofiev | Ballet in Two Acts Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich | Romeo and...