A sharp and poignant story, with flashes of humor and warmth, “Some Old Black Man” looks at the dynamics between an elderly father who has unwillingly relocated from his southern home to his son’s penthouse in Harlem.
Here’s a chance to see this remarkable group in a one-two combination of a documentary special, followed by the concert. And you don’t even need to be a cable subscriber since HBO has apps that let you stream their offerings.
We have a conversation with – and about – Tina Packer and Nigel Gore – two of the foremost Shakespearean actors in America today who are in a brand new play about the parents of Joan of Arc getting its world premiere at Shakespeare & Company.
We get to interrogate the actor who plays the detective – and the piano – in this mystery musical, and find Ian Lowe a brilliant conversationalist.
A trip to Cambridge, NY for opera is not only affordable, but you can include other activities such as shopping, pre-show talks and farm-to-table dinners between performances.
The new network will launch in October 2015 on Apple iOS and Android mobile phones, Roku and through its Web portal. It will not be on your local cable or satellite menu since it has chosen simple streaming as its distribution method.
There is a fine stretch of weather ahead, perfect for an evening out enjoying Pittsfield Shakespeare in the Park and one of the final free performances of “Romeo and Juliet” right downtown.