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  ...

Classical Philly

Vladimir Jurowski conducted the Phildalephia Orchestra in a program of Wagner, Beethoven, and Prokofiev.Photo by Roman Gontcharov Two Conductors, Same Country, Same Passion The Philadelphia OrchestraVladimir Jurowski, conductorWagner: Prelude to "Parsifal"; Beethoven: Violin Concerto; Prokofiev: Symphony  ...

Any Human Heart, PBS

Gillian Anderson and Tom Hollander as Wallis Simpson and the Duke of Windsor in "Any Human Heart"Photo courtesy of PBS 'Any Human Heart' on PBS Masterpiece Classic Starring: Matthew Macfadyen, Jim Broadbent, Sam Claflin, Tom Hollander, and Gillian Anderson  ...