A Moon for the Misbegotten, Philadlephia

Arden’s Luminous ‘Moon’ By Eugene O’NeillDirected by Matt PfeifferArden Theatre Company, PhiladelphiaFeb. 6-27, 2011 If you need a reminder of why Eugene O’Neill was, is and always will be one of America’s greatest playwrights, catch the current production  ...

Race, Philadelphia

Left to right: John Preston, Jordan Lage, Nicole Lewis, and Ray Anthony Thomas in "Race"Photo by Mark Garvin Race By David Mamet Directed by Scott ZiglerThe Philadelphia Theatre CompanyThrough Feb. 20, 2011 The buzz on David Mamet’s “Race,” at  ...

Il Tabarro and Suor Angelica, Philadelphia

Margaret Mezzacappa (left) and Jan Cornelius in "Il Tabarro"Photo courtesy of the Academy of Vocal Arts 'Il Tabarro' and 'Suor Angelica' From the Academy of Vocal Arts Perelman TheaterKimmel Center for the Performing Arts, PhiladelphiaJan. 23, 2011 Christofer Macatsoris,  ...

Philadelphia Orchestra’s New Conductor

Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra.Photo by Jessica Griffin(See video clip below.) Yannick of the North Returns to Philly’s Embrace, But… Philadelphia OrchestraYannick Nézet-Séguin, conductorKimmel Center, PhiladelphiaJan. 8, 2011 Canadian conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin is not officially taking over  ...

Academy of Vocal Arts, Philadelphia

The Academy of Vocal Arts' Ghenady Meirsonwas musical director of the program. Russian Romances Academy of Vocal ArtsHelen Corning Warden Theater, PhiladelphiaDec. 14, 2010 www.avaopera.org The Academy of Vocal Arts December Russian Romances program is always one of the  ...

Curtis Chamber Orchestra, Philadelphia

Flutist Jeffrey Khaner soloed in both "Ballade forFlute" and "Poem for Flute" Curtis Chamber Orchestra, 'Pulcinella' and other works Perelman Theater, PhiladelphiaDec. 5, 2010 www.curtis.edu Stravinsky’s 1920 ballet score “Pulcinella” resurfaces in concert halls eventually as an orchestral suite.  ...

Uncle Vanya, Philadelphia

Left to right: Charlie DelMarcell, Peter DeLaurier and Sarah Sanford in Lantern Theater's "Uncle Vanya"Photo by Mark Garvin Uncle Vanya By Anton ChekhovEnglish translation by Mike PoultonDirected by Kathryn MacMillanLantern Theater Company, PhiladelphiaOct. 21 - Nov. 21, 2010 www.lanterntheater.org  ...

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

Dirk Brossé, music director of the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, conducting members of the ensemble Barber/Puccini/Tchaikovsky—Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia Dirk Brossé, music directorPerelman Theater, PhiladelphiaNov. 15, 2010 www.chamberorchestra.org The Chamber Orchestra’s November concerts in the Perelman Theater had something  ...

Koresh Dance Company, Philadelphia

Koresh Dance Company "Somewhere in Between" and "Benchtime Stories"Choreographed by Roni KoreshSuzanne Roberts TheatrePhiladelphiaOct. 31, 2010 www.koreshdance.org Choreographer Roni Koresh has been moving more toward narrative and character-driven dance. Last year’s Evolution demonstrated how he avoids the pitfall  ...