Musical

All together: the sprawling universe of “High School Musical”

“Breaking Bad.” “Star Wars.” “High School Musical.” What do these have in common? They’re all sprawling franchises with movies and TV shows, all of which tell a cohesive story. (If any of them seem out of place, I don’t blame you. I also didn’t know Breaking Bad had a movie …

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TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL breaks box office records

Tickets to the critically acclaimed hit TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSIC went on sale last week and broke box office records! The show has sold more tickets during the pre-sale period than any other show at the Theater Royal Sydney since its reopening. Produced by TEG DAINTY in special …

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NPSD students will show off their musical talents in honor sets – The Knight Crier

Anissa Gardizy FILE PHOTO: The North Penn Band performs at the annual holiday concert. LANSDALE – Music students from the North Penn School District have been selected to perform in honorary ensembles at the 2023 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Conference in Pocono Manor, PA and the Pennsylvania East Division …

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Augustin Hadelich: Recuerdos – A Musical Response to War – The Irish Times

Augustin Hadelich’s new album is a kind of sanctuary for Benjamin Britten’s Violin Concerto, composed in 1938 and 1939, and premiered by the New York Philharmonic in 1940 with the composer’s close friend, the Spanish violinist Antonio Brosa. Hadelich reads the pacifist composer’s work as “in reaction to the horrific …

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The real story behind the 80s musical

Kevin Bacon can thank the 1984 film Free from all ties to launch his film career. It is because the X-Men: First Class The actor is known for his signature dance numbers in the Herbert Ross musical. Free from all ties follows Chicago teenager Ren McCormack and the culture shock …

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A getaway to soak up the musical energy of New Orleans | Way of life

A few days getaway from Key Biscayne to New Orleans is a great temptation if you have free time (or enough energy for 11 hours on the road) and the desire to discover the secret corners of a city that vibrates jazz and soul. Alicia Fabregas / El País New …

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Musical postponed after cast members test positive for Covid

A musical planned for the weekend has been postponed after one of its members tested positive for Covid-19. The producers of ‘Mula sa Buwan’ have announced that its broadcasts will be moved to September 16-18. “It is with deep regret that we have had to cancel our closing weekend shows …

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Mean Girls The Musical is coming to Charlotte’s Belk Theater this week

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I sat down in my seat last night for Mean Girls’ opening night at Charlotte’s Belk Theatre. It was a sea of ​​pink, which I intentionally contributed to. I’ve seen quite a few musicals in my day, even though this was the first …

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Dynamic Musical Persona Triple M Is Set To Drop Their Latest Single “What If You Fly”

Instrumental tracks always hold a special place in the heart of every music lover and Triple-M embraces this through each of its creations. This talented musical artist announced the release of his next single “What If You Fly” on September 23rd. Listeners are very excited about the release, as is …

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“The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power” is essentially “Cats: The Musical”

Set thousands of years before The Hobbitthe new high fantasy series from Prime Video The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power depicts major events in JRR Tolkien’s legendarium. These should include significant historical incidents, such as the forging of the titular rings, the rise of the Dark Lord …

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WORLD FOOD & MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES MAIN STAGE MUSIC LINEUP AND ADDITIONS TO TRADITIONAL LINEUP

Grammy-nominated American blues band Southern Avenue will headline the festival’s main stage on Saturday September 17. GRAND DES MOINES, Iowa, September 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The World Food & Music Festival has announced a variety of musical, culinary and creative activities that will take place during the Festival. The World …

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Trojan Releases “King Scratch (Arch Upset Musical Masterpieces)”

Trojan Records released a new compilation album King Scratch (Musical Masterpieces from the Upsetter Ark-ive) today. The album, released on double CD, double vinyl and a deluxe box set, features tracks from the entire career of legendary Jamaican record producer and artist Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry. The collection will mark the …

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Chingy Makes Musical Comeback, Talks Ups And Downs Of His Music Career On “Can’t Blame Me” Soompi

(NOTE LANGUAGE) Chingy is back and he has a mission. In his new song “Can’t Blame Me”, the rapper talks about the highs and lows of his musical career. “Do you want to blame me? / It’s cool, ’cause you ain’t been bullshitting / You can’t blame me / When …

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BLIPPI THE MUSICAL returns to the stage this Christmas

Following its huge sell-out success in London’s West End, Moonbug Entertainment and Round Room Live, in collaboration with Carter Dixon McGill Productions, today announced the return of Blippi The Musical. By popular demand, the global television and internet sensation will return to the UK at the Lyric Theater over the …

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WATCH: Kane Brown serenades his musical hero Randy Travis with ‘Three Wooden Crosses’ in Oklahoma

country hitmaker Kane Brown idolized Country Music Hall of Famer Randy Travis his whole life and the circle has come full circle as he has gone from his hero to his friend. Amid Brown’s headlining concert Saturday, Aug. 20 at the Choctaw Grand Theater in Oklahoma, the “Like I Love …

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Holy Broadway, Batman! From Musical Theater to Superhero Pipeline

Superhero universes inspired by Marvel and DC comics have given way to epic crossovers between stage and screen communities. While singing and dancing in eight shows a week is a superpower in itself, many Triple Threat artists have found themselves facing justice in a variety of projects from Marvel Studios, …

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Expect glorious music and a bug or two at ‘Magic Flute’ in gardens and parks

It takes artists with special talents to tackle classical and pop music while sweating, swatting mosquitoes and performing hip-hop dance moves. “Rudolph [Nieto] has a tune and it has to be accompanied on the guitar,” said Taous Khazem, director of this year’s Pickup Truck Opera, a version of Wolfgang Amadeus …

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Kendrick Lamar calls Baby Keem a ‘musical genius’

Kendrick Lamar has called fellow California rapper, songwriter and record producer Baby Keem – who is also Lamar’s cousin – a “musical genius”. Being parents, Lamar and Keem have worked closely together since the latter began his career in the mid-2010s. One of Keem’s early credits was a production nod …

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The Exit 82 theater company presents “Carrie, the musical” this weekend

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 08/11/2022 (TOMS RIVER, NJ) — Exit 82 Theater Company presents four representations of Carrie, the Musical This weekend. Based on the Stephen King novel, the musical features music by Michael Gore, lyrics by Dean Pitchford, and book by Lawrence D. Cohen. …

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NM Philharmonic plans Labor Day musical celebration in Rio Rancho

Music under the stars! Celebrate Labor Day weekend with the New Mexico Philharmonic at the Sky Room in Rio Rancho. The NMPhil will perform “Music Under the Stars!” Saturday, September 3 at 7 p.m. at the Sky Room in Rio Rancho. The Sky Room is an outdoor performing arts space …

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The day the music died? Welcome to the new ‘digital streetscape’ of Denmark Street and Tottenham Court Road | Architecture

OOnce upon a time, just outside Soho in central London, there was a legendary beehive of musical energy. It was centered on Denmark Street – Britain’s Tin Pan Alley – a strip of shops selling instruments and sheet music, with clubs and bars and things like production facilities and agents’ …

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Pittsburgh Musical Theater to Stage Evil Dead, The Little Mermaid and More

Click to enlarge Photo: Courtesy of Pittsburgh Musical Theater Evil Dead the Musical The Pittsburgh Musical Theater has announced its 2022-2023 season with programming that features a musical twist on a cult horror classic, a Disney favorite (or two), and more. PMT will launch its latest …

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Music students from Oklahoma State University join the New York Philharmonic Orchestra to perform Beethoven’s 9th

Monday, August 1, 2022 Media contact: Jessica Novac | The McKnight Center | 405-744-6849 | [email protected] The New York Philharmonic will return to Stillwater next month for a series of three concerts at The McKnight Center for the Performing Arts at Oklahoma State University. Each concert features a different repertoire …

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Fiat Hot Potato Bitcoin Musical Chairs – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Maxx Mannheimer, a former commercial account manager with a background in industrial and organizational psychology. The economy can be viewed as a complex orchestra. Industry sectors are represented by choir, strings, brass, woodwinds and percussion. These areas all work together as seamlessly as possible …

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10 Non-Musical Movies That Would Make Great Musicals, According To Reddit

There have been countless beloved musical films over the years, from The sound of music recent successes like tick, tick… Boom! But there may be non-musical films that could have worked in the genre just as well if not better. Fans on Reddit have identified some of their favorite movies …

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Chinese artist Nut Brother fights pollution with rock music

Comment this story Comment On a remote dirt road in China’s northwest Qinghai Plateau, a four-piece band dressed in hazmat suits and gas masks launch into a thrash metal number about the dangers to burn waste. “A person’s life is just a breath, a breath filled with garbage,” the singer …

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Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Appoints Jonathon Heyward Music Director

Comment this story Comment The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra on Thursday announced the appointment of 29-year-old Jonathon Heyward as the orchestra’s music director, concluding an extensive search that began after the release of the latest August from its longtime manager, Marin Alsop. (In an email, Alsop wrote that she was “thrilled …

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Pitchfork Music Festival 2022 Day 1: Photo Gallery

The Pitchfork Music Festival got off to a slow start on Friday as rain fell on Union Park with ponchos and the tree shelter much in demand by the growing number of attendees. Although many still pushed through the showers, enjoying the cool sounds of afternoon performer Indigo De Souza, …

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“The Band’s Visit” to the Aronoff Center in Cincinnati is a musical balm for today’s trauma | Theater | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: Evan Zimmerman, MurphyMade Janet Dacal and Sasson Gabay star in The group visit. How does a short indie film from 2007 evolve into an award-winning Broadway musical a decade later? Itamar Moses, who wrote the book for The group visitrecount CityBeat how this musical was born. …

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Richmond’s summer reading suggestion is a musical mystery

The obstacles faced by a young black musician and unraveling the mystery of who stole his priceless violin makes for a compelling story, said Samantha Steel when revealing the Richmond Memorial Library’s selection of summer readings. “We’ve had a lot of serious applicants this year, but we always come back …

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The Bacon Brothers Talk Musical Influences, Erato Before Dakota Concert

On the big screen, brothers Kevin and Michael Bacon are hard to miss. Michael, the eldest of the two, is renowned for his film music work while Kevin starred in Footloose, Apollo 13, and much more. In the world of cinema, their resumes resist everyone. There, they are true A-listers …

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Hamilton is back in Canada, but is the American musical still a smash hit? warning emptor

Joseph Morales and Nik Walker will lead Hamilton’s second national tour as Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, respectively.Joan Marcus Daily news from the United States of America lately can be relentlessly dark and depressing, but Lin-Manuel Miranda’s upbeat hip-hop musical take on the country’s origin story continues to draw crowds. …

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Local Musicians Launch Petition to Change Live Music Law in Miami – NBC 6 South Florida

A group of musicians has started a petition calling on Miami Beach commissioners to change street performance laws. On Sundays around sunset, many people gather in South Pointe Park to mingle, do yoga, and play music. “South Pointe has become this amazing community where people come together from 6:00 p.m. …

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Review: Olney’s ‘Music Man’ seduces us in sign language

Placeholder while loading article actions Harold Hill quickly hooks his audience. What else would you expect from a flimflam virtuoso? Just take a look at the infectious “Ya Got Trouble” number at the start of “The Music Man,” impressively performed by the Olney Theater Center, performed by deaf and hearing …

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Avonmore Musical Society’s production of ‘Sister Act’ three-time AIMS Awards finalist

Avonmore Musical Society finished second in three categories in the Gilbert Section of the Association of Irish Musical Societies (AIMS) for their production of “Sister Act”. Taking place at the INEC, Gleneagles Hotel, Killarney, Co. Kerry, the awards were making a welcome return after a Covid hiatus and the Avonmore …

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Life With Ferris: Signal Mountain Playhouse Presents Matilda The Musical

I would like to thank my friend Anne Rittenberry for sharing this information about the upcoming summer play at the Signal Mountain Playhouse. If you’ve never been to one of these rooms, GO NOW! This remarkable organization, SMPH, was established in 1972 to provide activities for children during the summer, …

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La Plata Sophomore writes an original musical composition for the national ACT-SO competition

LA PLATA, Md. – Many children like to listen to music, Isaiah DeLeonard likes to compose it. The La Plata High School sophomore spent nearly six months writing and arranging his first full composition “War March.” Written for a full orchestra, the composition is inspired by that created by Mark …

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The Dazzling Musical “Pretty Woman” Comes to Segerstrom Center July 5-17

“Pretty Woman-The Musical” / Photo by Morris Mac Matzen Do you remember “Pretty Woman,” the 1990 romantic comedy directed by Garry Marshall and starring Richard Gere and Julia Roberts? It was the third-highest-grossing film of 1990, and Roberts received a Golden Globe Award and a Best Actress Oscar nomination for …

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Fist of the North Star Musical releases its first poster

The anime world has seen more than a few live-action plays created in the past, with some of the biggest franchises getting crazy new adaptations on stage in Japan. With people like My Hero Academia, Naruto, Jujutsu Kaisen and My Hero Academia being just a few of the anime that …

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Elvis review: A whirlwind musical biopic | Entertainment

From the director of Moulin Rouge and Romeo + Juliet, Elvis is an incredibly spectacular musical biopic that could only come from Baz Luhrmann. Although it too often sacrifices substance for style, Elvis is nonetheless a standout film. In scenes that seem tailor-made for a trailer, Elvis opens with Colonel …

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Review: What musical Rosebud lacks in structure, it gains in performance

Breadcrumb Links Theater Cassia Schramm as Amy, Aaron Krogman as David in Songs for a New World, Rosebud Theater .jpg Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article Rosebud Theater’s …

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June 16, 2022 in Chicago: ‘1619: A People’s Journey, The Musical’ and more events

In 2018, Ted Williams III, a professor of political science at City Colleges of Chicago, decided to take a sabbatical at the right time. The Ashburn resident spent his free time thinking about how to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the arrival of African Americans in America. The first instinct, …

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Colorado Music Festival returns to Boulder’s Chautauqua Auditorium after 2 years – CBS Denver

By Rachel Smith BOULDER, Colorado (CBS4)– The Colorado Music Festival is causing a stir this summer as it returns to the deep end with a full orchestral ensemble for the first time in two years. The six-week festival will return to Boulder’s Chautauqua Auditorium with a wide array of performances …

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UH Hilo to Stream Musical ‘Ōlelo Hawai’i for Free with 40 Students : Kauai Now : Kauai News & Information

Hoʻoilina is a Hawaiian-language comedy film written by playwright UH Mānoa Ākea Kahikina. CP: Uh Melodic harmonies performed in the Hawaiian language (ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi) will fill the virtual premiere of a keiki-friendly musical from the University of Hawaii at Hilo on a poetic mouse. Starting today, Friday, June 10, the …

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Brith Shalom presents a musical tribute to Sondheim

Celebrate the life and music of legendary Broadway Jewish composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim at Congregation Brith Shalom on Sunday, June 12 at 3 p.m. A special concert, “A Musical Tribute to Stephen Sondheim”, will feature Hazzan David Krohn and pianist Dr. Andreea Mut and pay tribute to Sondheim, one …

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Sesame Street is coming to Broadway

According to Deadline, a sesame street The musical is set to hit Broadway on September 22 this year. The show will run until November 27 and is a product of director and producer Johnathan Rockefeller. Sesame Street: The Musicala new stage production featuring Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Grover, Rosita, …

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Here are the musical acts performing at Wichita Riverfest 2022

It’s that time of year again, when the streets of downtown Wichita are filled with fair trade food, stalls, live performances and more. RiverFest Wichita has been a Wichita favorite for 50 years. For the price of admission – $15 for adults, $5 for children 6-12, and free for children …

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Idaho State University Professor Creates Artificial Intelligence That Composes Music

When it comes to music, composition is a problem that has always frustrated computers. Sure, they can string a few notes or lyrics together, but creating patterns – repeated musical patterns that create form and meaning – is a real challenge. Now, after more than seven years of thinking about …

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Musical lyrics like these and their public performances do not help reduce violence in our community

Dear Editor, It’s incredible that a concert took place in Guyana on May 27 at the National Park where the whole repertoire of the “artist” was about murder. This concert took place days after the murder of 19 children by a barely grown man in Texas, USA. Moreover, in the …

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Depeche Mode’s Andrew Fletcher dies aged 60 | Music

Andrew Fletcher, keyboardist and founding member of British electronic band Depeche Mode, has died aged 60. A statement posted by the band on social media said: “We are shocked and filled with overwhelming sadness at the untimely passing of our dear friend, family member, and bandmate Andy ‘Fletch’ Fletcher. Formed …

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New Music USA Announces 2022 Creators Development Fund Grant Recipients

New Music USA has announced the recipients of the 2022 Creators Development Fund grant. This year, 112 creators received grants from the organization. The list of winners is available here. The total amount awarded was $335.00 in the United States. The winners were chosen in the hopes of supporting creators …

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A music teacher strikes a chord at Battle Ground

BATTLEFIELD – Greg McKelvey was skeptical when he interviewed for a job as a music teacher in this rural Clark County town in the mid-1990s. Confederate emblems didn’t have to be searched for on cars in the high school parking lot, he said. “I had a lot of reservations coming …

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Acclaimed musical ‘Kimberly Akimbo’ announces Broadway location – Deadline

Kimberly AkimboThe Off Broadway musical, which won numerous critics’ awards this season, has chosen the location for its Broadway engagement in the fall: the production will begin previews at Broadway’s Booth Theater on October 12, with an official opening November 10. The production will feature the original cast of Off …

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Fran Drescher Talks Upcoming Musical ‘The Nanny’ and the Show’s Lasting Impact

When California native Fran Drescher visits New York, she embraces its fine dining. The day she spoke to us via Zoom from her New York apartment, her cousin brought a bagel from Zucker topped with ricotta cheese and salt. “When someone generously brings something with the intention of trying to …

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Janet Jackson makes a surprise appearance at the Billboard Music Awards

Janet Jackson made a surprise appearance at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night to present Mary J. Blige with the Icon Award. The ‘Rhythm Nation’ singer, who won the award in 2001, introduced Blige after receiving her own standing ovation with a speech referencing several of her biggest …

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BCMS Awards – The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Samuel Coleridge Taylor Following its frequent practice of programming standard repertoire alongside lesser-known or new music of comparable quality, the Boston Chamber Music Society offered Dvořák’s String Quintet, Op. 77, and Clarinet Quintet in F sharp minor, Op . 10, by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) at Jordan Hall on Sunday, to …

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Hall & Oates play All IN music festival lineup

INDIANAPOLIS — Watch out, they’re coming. Organizers of this summer’s All IN Music & Arts Festival have announced the lineup for the two-day, multi-stage event, and it includes big names in classical and contemporary music like Daryl Hall & John Oates, John Fogerty and Cage the Elephant. The festival will …

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Harry Wilson, Charlotte Drewell in Shrek the Musical

Published: 11:32 a.m. May 8, 2022 Two up-and-coming young actors will take center stage in a production about a much-loved ogre. Rehearsals are underway for Shrek The Musical, which will be at Cromer Pier’s Pavilion Theater during midterm May 28-June 4. The cast includes Harry Wilson as Pinocchio and 22-year-old …

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Singer-songwriter Ava Earl talks about her musical journey and her latest album

When Weinberg’s freshman Ava Earl was 15, she opened for Maggie Rogers when the artist performed in Earl’s home state of Alaska. Today, Earl pursues his music career while studying political science and serving on Northwestern’s cross-country team. “The best part (of songwriting) is when I play it for someone …

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Alex Hofmann led TikTok precursor Musical.ly. Now it’s back with a new app.

Alex Hofman is back with a new app. The tech entrepreneur, who was previously the chairman of the precursor to TikTok Musical.ly, has launched his first new business since leaving the role. It’s called Sparkand it’s a dating app that does away with Tinder’s familiar “swipe” pattern. Spark is deployed …

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Musical drama Bells of Baddeck returns this summer

BADDECK, NS — While growing up in Port Morien, Lorna MacDonald’s family frequently got in the car and drove off to explore the island. And often they met at the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site in Baddeck, where the famous inventor and his wife Mabel spent their summers at …

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Flint’s 200th founding anniversary honored with premiere of new musical work at May 1 concert at 3 p.m.

Posted on April 27, 2022 By Tom Travis Michigan composer and Saginaw resident Catherine McMichael was commissioned by the Flint Wind Ensemble Band (FWEB) to compose a work commemorating the 200th anniversary of Flint’s founding in 1819. The work was to be performed during the 2020 season but due to …

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With a few missteps, ‘It’s Almost Dry’ is Pusha T’s musical victory lap

The album capitalizes on its renowned producers to combine powerful lyrics with a versatile sound. by John Renda | 58 minutes ago Among hip-hop fans, Pusha T’s reputation precedes him. Since the early 2000s, when he and his brother No Malice formed the legendary hip-hop duo Clipse, Pusha T has …

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Ada Our country musical through the prism of genre

Yinka Olatunbosun Healing. This is the emotional space the producers of the star-studded musical Ada Our Country created for many women at Shell Hall, MUSON last weekend in Lagos. For the men, it was a mixture of torture and awe to see each female character on stage reminisce about her …

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A new musical about Ukraine will hit the stage in time to help Ukrainians

A new musical, highlighting a horrific moment in Ukraine’s history, will take the stage at the Eccles Theater in Salt Lake City on Saturday, to help Ukrainians during this dark time in the country’s history. (Matt Rascon, KSL-TV) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – A new musical, …

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What does it take to bring a TikTok musical to life?

Last week, the first TikTok-commissioned musical opened in New York. The musical was performed live, but also streamed live on TikTok itself. The musical was truly for and by TikTok: the work of many TikTok creators and artists (plus Andy Cohen!), coming together to bring the project to life online …

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Live Updates, California Music Festival Highlights

Follow The Post’s coverage of breaking news and memorable performances from the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California. What do you want to know: Coachella surprises are sure to follow as Day 3 kicks off! Fans look forward to epic performances from The Weeknd, Run the Jewels, Doja …

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The Department of Theater Arts at the University of the Island presents the musical “Into the Woods”

MOSCOW, Idaho — April 14, 2022 — The University of Idaho Department of Theater Arts presents Stephen Sondheim’s award-winning musical “Into the Woods” at 7:30 p.m. April 29, 30, and May 7; and 2:30 p.m. April, 1 and 2 May, at the Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. Admission is …

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Probation ordered for music volunteer at Norwin Middle School

A Greensburg man convicted earlier this year of failing to disclose a prior conviction before volunteering in a college music production was sentenced on Tuesday to serve one year of probation. After a trial in January, Brad Geyer, 40, was found guilty of one count of failing to comply with …

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Anticipating a very large concerto and a new orchestra

Ten years ago, cellist-composer Sebastian Baverstam began a compositional journey, which will reach an important turning point on Saturday 28 May.and at 3:00 p.m. at the Church of the Covenant in Boston with the premiere of his cello concerto, he was once nicknamed “Superman” (after Nietzsche). Not only will the …

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Stone & Snow brings the varied elements of its music back to Jacksonville

A Bloomington-based Americana musical duo is making another trip south, this time to perform on Sunday as part of the Jacksonville Public Library’s Music Under the Dome series. While Stone & Snow’s previous performances in Jacksonville have been outdoors — as part of the Library’s Bookstock Concert and as part …

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Singin’ in the Rain turns 70: How the musical’s legacy lives on

It’s the 70th anniversary of the release of “Singin’ in the Rain”, one of the most iconic musicals of all time. Directed by and starring the one and only Gene Kelly, Singin’ in the Rain remains one of the most beloved musicals on Hollywood screens. Just say the name and …

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The Musical Box tour gives Genesis, The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway, luxury treatment

In early April 2022, the longtime Canadian rock band The music Box will hit the road again with a deluxe staging of the classic 1974 concept album Genesis as a double LP The Lamb Lays Down on Broadway. This famous Genesis legacy band – known for their authentic recreations of …

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Revisiting Bandslam and How It Stands Out as a Teen Musical – Film Stories

band slam looks like any other teen musical in the musical high school era – but here’s what sets it apart. This article contains spoilers for Bandslam. There was a time, in the middle–2000s, when the musical high school franchise was as essential as Frozen is to modern ears, and …

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Discover the cross-cultural musical collaboration of Raga Maqam | Berkshire landscapes

Raga Maqam, an ensemble from the Brooklyn collective Raga Massive, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 5 at Williams College as part of the Music Department’s Guest Artist Series. PHOTO PROVIDED BY ADRIEN TILLMAN WILLIAMSTOWN – As the world becomes smaller and more accessible, deeply rooted musical traditions can …

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Teenage ‘Footloose’ Cast Members Say The Musical’s Themes — Freedom of Speech, Living an Authentic Life — Remain Relevant | theater arts

Left to right, front row, Lotus Cohen, Nate Davis and Teagan Demler practice a number during a rehearsal for the Berkshire Theater Group’s youth production of ‘Footloose’. PHOTO PROVIDED BY JACEY RAE RUSSELL PITTSFIELD — A man and women are seated at a kitchen table; the room is as tense …

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