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Guardian Unlimited
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logoMacy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide an
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logo
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 hours ago
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide and 18m long? Any kid at heart in New York City knows the answer: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade balloons. Of the more than 50 on show each year, the largest, character... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Audra McDonald captivates a Bowl audience, but she's meant for moreThe Los Angeles Philharmonic turned to New York of the 1940s and '50s Tuesday n
Audra McDonald captivates a Bowl audience, but she's meant for more
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 hours ago
The Los Angeles Philharmonic turned to New York of the 1940s and '50s Tuesday night at the Hollywood Bowl, for which Bramwell Tovey drolly apologized to his Angeleno audience. I certainly noticed no objection to Audra McDonald, in magnificent form,... Read more
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Arts Journal
Leopold Stokowski conducts one of his Bach transcriptions for orchestraLeonard Bernstein introduces Leopold Stokowski, who conducts the New York Philh
Leopold Stokowski conducts one of his Bach transcriptions for orchestra
Arts Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Leonard Bernstein introduces Leopold Stokowski, who conducts the New York Philharmonic in his arrangement of Bach’s “Little” Fugue in G Minor. An excerpt from “Bach Transmogrified,” a Young People’s Concert originally telecast by CBS in 1969: (This... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Avoid student loan debt: These colleges are tuition-freeIf your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you
Avoid student loan debt: These colleges are tuition-free
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
If your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you do not have enough athletic skills to stop your grandmother from dunking on you, keep your chin up — you can still attend college tuition-free. There are a handful of... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Challenges lie ahead for Cloverleaf High School Marching Band — The Medina County GazetteMeticulous notes written on the music help the Cloverleaf Colts marching band m
Challenges lie ahead for Cloverleaf High School Marching Band — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Meticulous notes written on the music help the Cloverleaf Colts marching band members memorize step drills. (LAWRENCE PANTAGES / GAZETTE) Andrew Winter has comic strips posted on his marching band office door that help lighten the mood during the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nikolaus Lehnhoff, stage directorLehnhoff eschewed the post-war fashion, particularly in Germany, of “regitheatr
Nikolaus Lehnhoff, stage director
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Lehnhoff eschewed the post-war fashion, particularly in Germany, of “regitheatre”, the art of completely disregarding the composer’s staging instructions, often in favour of brutalist or postmodern designs; instead, although his productions were not... Read more
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FOX Business
Tuition-Free Colleges - Higher Education, Lower PricesIf your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you
Tuition-Free Colleges - Higher Education, Lower Prices
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
If your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you do not have enough athletic skills to stop your grandmother from dunking on you, keep your chin up – you can still attend college tuition-free. There are a handful of... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Tour jazz clubs via bus, see a comedy super group, eat and drink at a new festWhether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a pl
Tour jazz clubs via bus, see a comedy super group, eat and drink at a new fest
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
Whether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a play, we're here to up your cultural (and fun) IQ. Here are top picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 When “Bad Jews” opened... Read more
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NBC Miami
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Miami / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Washington
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Washington / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts on Broadway in 'On the Town'
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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Washington Post
Misty Copeland brings star power to ‘On the Town’Misty Copeland appears at the curtain call for her Broadway debut in “On the To
Misty Copeland brings star power to ‘On the Town’
Washington Post / Posted 7 days ago
Misty Copeland appears at the curtain call for her Broadway debut in “On the Town” at the Lyric Theatre in New York on Tuesday. (Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) NEW YORK — Re-electrifying a show in its dying days, ballet sensation Misty Copeland brings... Read more
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NBC New York
Misty Copeland Debuts in 'On the Town'After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at t
Misty Copeland Debuts in 'On the Town'
NBC New York / Posted 7 days ago
After making history as the first black woman to be named principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland conquered the Great White Way on Tuesday night, making her Broadway debut in the acclaimed revival of “On the Town.” She’ll be... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Colleges that offer tuition-free educationIf your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you
Colleges that offer tuition-free education
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
If your grades do not merit a full-ride academic scholarship to college and you do not have enough athletic skills to stop your grandmother from dunking on you, keep your chin up – you can still attend college tuition-free. There are a handful of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
See it! Misty Copeland as 'Ivy Smith' in Broadway's 'On the Town'A sneak peek of Misty Copeland dancing as “Ivy Smith” in the Tony nominated rev
See it! Misty Copeland as 'Ivy Smith' in Broadway's 'On the Town'
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 12 days ago
A sneak peek of Misty Copeland dancing as “Ivy Smith” in the Tony nominated revival of ON THE TOWN. Copeland and the cast of ON THE TOWN performed “The Miss Turnstiles Ballet” on stage at the Lyric Theater in full costume. Copeland was recently... Read more
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The Morning Call
Theater: See 'Modern Family' actor at Bucks County Playhouse's 'Putnam'Fans of the hit ABC comedy "Modern Family" can catch one of the sitcom's recurr
Theater: See 'Modern Family' actor at Bucks County Playhouse's 'Putnam'
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Fans of the hit ABC comedy "Modern Family" can catch one of the sitcom's recurring characters on stage in "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," continuing through Sept. 6 at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope. Stage and television actor... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
An opera premiere at Lincoln Park Zoo? It's all 'second nature' to Matthew AucoinWith his scraggly beard, tousle of curly brown hair, dark jeans and well-worn T
An opera premiere at Lincoln Park Zoo? It's all 'second nature' to Matthew Aucoin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
With his scraggly beard, tousle of curly brown hair, dark jeans and well-worn T-shirt, Matthew Aucoin could easily pass for your average rumpled college freshman. But sit him down to talk about his crowded life in classical music, and his rapid rise... Read more
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The Irish Times
Every Time A Friend Succeeds Something Inside Me Dies: The Life of Gore Vidal, by Jay PariniReview | A friend and fan unpicks the complicated life of one of one of Ameri
Every Time A Friend Succeeds Something Inside Me Dies: The Life of Gore Vidal, by Jay Parini
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
Review | A friend and fan unpicks the complicated life of one of one of America’s finest writers Lonely, alcoholic, incontinent, arthritic, confined to a... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
Silicon Valley / Posted 19 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 19 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
Oakland Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
The Fremont Argus / Posted 20 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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The Daily Review
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sa
Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins Family
The Daily Review / Posted 20 days ago
1 WATKINS FAMILY HOUR: This band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Lake Tahoe SummerFest 2015 ScheduleLake Tahoe SummerFest's fourth season, "Passport to a World of Music," will bri
Lake Tahoe SummerFest 2015 Schedule
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Tahoe SummerFest's fourth season, "Passport to a World of Music," will bring Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn to audiences through Aug. 16. The three weekend series of nine different concerts will transport attendees through masterpieces... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Concert review | ProMusica Chamber Orchestra: Opening outdoor concert focuses on Bernstein ProMusica Chamber Orchestra will perform free concerts at 8 p.m. Saturday and
Concert review | ProMusica Chamber Orchestra: Opening outdoor concert focuses on Bernstein
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
ProMusica Chamber Orchestra will perform free concerts at 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, 1777 E. Broad St.... Read more
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Billboard
Dead & Company Bassist Oteil Burbridge on John Mayer, 'Intimidating' Jam Sessions & MoreBack in April, Billboard reported that John Mayer could be joining some members
Dead & Company Bassist Oteil Burbridge on John Mayer, 'Intimidating' Jam Sessions & More
Billboard / Posted 27 days ago
Back in April, Billboard reported that John Mayer could be joining some members of the Grateful Dead for shows in the fall. On Wednesday, the rumors came to fruition with the announcement of Dead & Company’s live debut on Halloween at New York’s... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
A new look at NYC’s most extravagant apartment buildingThe website for 432 Park Ave., the tallest residential spire in the Western Hem
A new look at NYC’s most extravagant apartment building
Finance and Commerce / Posted 27 days ago
The website for 432 Park Ave., the tallest residential spire in the Western Hemisphere and latest Manhattan investment for the super-rich, boasts the building’s amenities: a billiards room, a spa, and apartments with marble panels and extraordinary... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
'Labor of Love'What do you think of music? Do you think of music? Is it a mathematical constru
'Labor of Love'
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 28 days ago
What do you think of music? Do you think of music? Is it a mathematical construct? A window of release and insight? Or just a wash of notes soundtracking activity? To this writer, music has always been about expression and, more crucially, connection... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival has record-breaking yearThe Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival had a record-breaking year, exceeding $1
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival has record-breaking year
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival had a record-breaking year, exceeding $1 million in ticket sales for the first time and recording its highest attendance since the festival began in 1992. The attendance for the festival's 24th season was 38,615... Read more
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E! Online
Ansel Elgort Gets Candid About Everything in New InterviewThe Fault in our Stars actor and his gorgeous face grace the cover of the magaz
Ansel Elgort Gets Candid About Everything in New Interview
E! Online / Posted 29 days ago
The Fault in our Stars actor and his gorgeous face grace the cover of the magazine's September issue and he confesses that he thinks of himself in quite a complicated way. When asked what has been the "greatest day of his life (thus far)", Elgort... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Music of Carlos ChávezThis year’s Bard Music Festival celebrates Carlos Chávez with two abundant week
The Music of Carlos Chávez
The New Yorker / Posted 30 days ago
This year’s Bard Music Festival celebrates Carlos Chávez with two abundant weekends of concerts.Credit Illustration by Edel Rodriguez If an American festival of Mexican music were organized as a popularity contest, then the winner would certainly be... Read more
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PC Advisor
Manage classical music in iTunes 12iTunes has always been designed for "songs," and, for the most part, classical
Manage classical music in iTunes 12
PC Advisor / Posted 30 days ago
iTunes has always been designed for "songs," and, for the most part, classical music isn't a song-based genre. Because of this, organizing classical music in iTunes can be a bit complicated. But with a few workarounds, it's possible to maintain a... Read more
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chad
New series of Quad screeningsDerby-based arts centre Derby is to host new Dementia Friendly film screenings.
New series of Quad screenings
chad / Posted 30 days ago
Derby-based arts centre Derby is to host new Dementia Friendly film screenings. Arts Derbyshire, in partnership with QUAD, Public Health Amber Valley, Made in Derbyshire and the Alzheimer’s Society are introducing Matinée - dementia-friendly cinema... Read more
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iol.co.za
Boardwalk - August 4, 2015PRETORIA South African State Theatre, 320 Pretorius St: 012 392 4000: Tickets
Boardwalk - August 4, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
PRETORIA South African State Theatre, 320 Pretorius St: 012 392 4000: Tickets at Computicket. Drama: Marikana – The Musical, written and directed by Aubrey Sekhabi, featuring Meshack Mavuso, Aubrey Pooe, Siya Papu and Emma Mmekwa. Ends August... Read more
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Macworld
Manage classical music in iTunes 12 A few workarounds to maintain a large classical music library. iTunes has al
Manage classical music in iTunes 12
Macworld / Posted 30 days ago
A few workarounds to maintain a large classical music library. iTunes has always been designed for “songs,” and, for the most part, classical music isn’t a song-based genre. Because of this, organizing classical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
West Side Story - a Dazzling Triumph Brimming With South African TalentThe ultimate masterpiece of American musical theatre, West Side Story, has just
West Side Story - a Dazzling Triumph Brimming With South African Talent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The ultimate masterpiece of American musical theatre, West Side Story, has just opened in Cape Town. Produced by Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre, this is a mammoth and hugely ambitious multimillion-rand production which showcases extraordinary... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Opera North sings: From a Turkish harem to the streets of New York Candace Matthews plays Maria and Victor Starsky is Tony in Opera North�s prod
Opera North sings: From a Turkish harem to the streets of New York
Rutland Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Candace Matthews plays Maria and Victor Starsky is Tony in Opera North�s production of �West Side Story,� opening Friday at the Lebanon Opera House. Opera North has come to mean... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dudamel adds his dramatic touch to a night of Mendelssohn at Hollywood BowlThe novelty of Gustavo Dudamel's four Los Angeles Philharmonic programs at the
Dudamel adds his dramatic touch to a night of Mendelssohn at Hollywood Bowl
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
The novelty of Gustavo Dudamel's four Los Angeles Philharmonic programs at the Hollywood Bowl this summer is that each is devoted to a single composer, with one slight exception. Last week brought a sensational performance of Carl Orff's "Carmina... Read more

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