Maestro: The Art of Leonard Bernstein, San Diego

Hershey Felder channels Leonard Bernstein in "Maestro" at the Old Globe.Photo by Michael Lamont Maestro: The Art of Leonard Bernstein Written and performed by Hershey FelderDirected by Joel ZwickConrad Prebys Theatre Center, The Old Globe Theatre, San DiegoJuly 22  ...

Zen, PBS

'Zen' on PBS Masterpiece Mystery Based on the Aurelio Zen detective mysteries by Michael DibdinAdapted by Simon BurkeStarring Rufus Sewell, Caterina Murino and Stanley TownsendPBS stations, Sundays, July 17, 24 and 31, 2011, 9 p.m. ET/PT Forget about  ...

Somewhere Under the Rainbow, Ireland

Sharon Sexton belts a la Liza in "Somehwere Under the Rainbow"Photo from the "Somewhere" website 'Somewhere Under the Rainbow: The Liza Minnelli Story' Written and directed by Cillian O’DonnachadhaPavillion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, IrelandJune 23, 2011First Irish tour through July(See  ...

Hollywood Fringe Festval

Ricky Butler as a chess junkie in "American Addict"Photo courtesy of the Hollywood Fringe 'American Addict' Written and performed by Ricky ButlerDirected by Francesco CampariiO West Theater, Los AngelesHollywood Fringe FestivalJune 16 - 26, 2011 Theater buffs with the  ...

Carson McCullers Talks About Love, NY

Suzanne Vega plays the title character in "Carson McCullers Talks About Love"Photo by Sandra Coudert 'Carson McCullers Talks About Love' Written and performed by Suzanne VegaMusic written by Suzanne Vega and Duncan SheikDirected by Kay MatschullatRattlestick Playwrights  ...

Philip Glass, SF

Philip Glass at the pianoPhoto by Philip Meier Same, Same, Different Philip Glass, pianoSolo recital of Six Etudes—Nos. 1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 10 (1994-1999), "Mad Rush" (1980), "Metamorphoses"—Nos. 2,3,4 (1989), "Dreaming Awake" (2006), and "Wichita Vortex Sutra" (1990)Novellus  ...

Greek Tragedy and Mythology, a la Stravinsky

The last night of the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts attracted thousands of people, who wrapped around the Kimmel Center to view the aerial show that was happening on a spacy metal oval that morphed into various shapes and  ...

South Riding, PBS Masterpiece

South Riding Coproduction of the BBC and MASTERPIECE on PBSAdapted by Andrew Davies, from the novel by Winifred Holtby Directed by Diarmuid Lawrence Starring Anna Maxwell Martin, David Morrissey, and Peter Firth PBS stations, Sundays, May 1,  ...

Quidam (Cirque du Soleil), North American tour

Quidam Cirque du SoleilGuide and Founder: Guy LaliberteDirected by Franco DragoneComposer/Musical Director: Benoit JutrasChoreographed by Debra BrownU.S. Tour Have you ever seen Cirque du Soleil If not, "Quidam," which debuted in 1996 and features 50 acrobats, is as  ...

Upstairs Downstairs, PBS Masterpiece

Upstairs Downstairs Written by Heidi Thomas Directed by Euros Lynn (Episodes 1 and 2) and Saul Metzstein (Episode 3) Starring Dame Eileen Atkins, Keeley Hawes, Ed Stoppard, and Jean Marsh Coproduction of the BBC and MASTERPIECE  ...