Performing at the Pillow from July 8-12, 2015, here’s a clever and surreal dance-theater company that should be on every dance-goer’s radar. They’ve won an Obie, a Bessie, and the attention of more than one Hollywood filmmaker.
“Bubu” has a 500 year old history in witchcraft ceremonies and on July 18 you can see it transformed into modern, hypnotic dance music thanks to this Sierra Leonean singer.
Conductor Jacques Lacombe made his Tanglewood debut last year, and was back in a stirring program by American composers with actor John Douglas Thompson for the Lincoln Portrait and Kirill Gerstein for the Gershwin Piano Concerto in F.
In this new play by Daniel Goldfarb, Hecht’s role is filled with spontaneity while Eric Bogosian underplays the literary lion.
Inge writes about people in small towns and in places of small minds, wanting to reach out and yearning for more says Karen Carpenter of the Inge Center. A photo feature with commentary on the production.
Engage with artists such as Nick Cave, Dean Baldwin, Clifford Ross, Edward Morris and Susannah Sayler at the hidden away Chalet Beer Garden at Mass MoCA. Open Thursday and Friday evenings during the summer.
Turning the traditional showbiz musical on its head, Sondheim and Furth have created a compelling Broadway fable about friendship, compromise and the high price of success.