The Orinda Theater will present a film adaptation of Balzac’s classic

ORINDA The Lamorinda Film and Entertainment Foundation’s International Film Showcase will feature the French winner “Lost Illusions”. This film will open August 26 for at least a week at the Orinda Theater and play August 27 at the Jarvis Conservatory in Napa. As the story unfolds, Lucien de Rubempré (César Benjamin Voisin) arrives in 1820s … Read more

The Orinda Theater will present a film adaptation of Balzac’s classic

ORINDA The Lamorinda Film and Entertainment Foundation’s International Film Showcase will feature the French winner “Lost Illusions”. This film will open August 26 for at least a week at the Orinda Theater and play August 27 at the Jarvis Conservatory in Napa. As the story unfolds, Lucien de Rubempré (César Benjamin Voisin) arrives in 1820s … Read more

ENTERTAINMENT: Goshen College Performing Arts Series returns for 25th season | New

GOSHEN – Spectators can now purchase individual tickets for all concerts in Goshen College’s 25th Performing Arts Series. Individual tickets are on sale online at goshen.edu/tickets and at the Goshen College box office in the Music Center. Tickets range from $25-50 depending on seat location and individual performance. All shows start at 7:30 p.m. The … Read more

Omaha Performing Arts Announces Opening Date for Steelhouse Omaha | Arts and theater

Steelhouse Omaha will open on May 12, 2023. Omaha Performing Arts announced the opening date for its new concert hall on Tuesday. The opening will be followed by a weekend of activities. Planning for the opening performance is underway and details will be announced at a later date. The venue, which will seat up to … Read more

American soprano, offended by blackface, withdraws from Italian opera | Arts & Theater

By FRANCES D’EMILIO Associated Press ROME — Soprano Angel Blue says she won’t be performing at an opera in Italy this month because blackface was used in the staging of a different work this summer on the same stage. The American singer posted a note on her angeljoyblue Instagram page saying she will be pulling … Read more

Column: Joys of sharing, challenges of podcasting | local entertainment

In a few episodes of my podcast, “Euripides, Eumenides: A Theater History Podcast,” I talk about the “Burned-Over District” of upstate New York in the first half of the 1800s. This refers to the fact that virtually everyone in this region had made a strong commitment to a religious institution. So anyone trying to recruit … Read more

Select list of nominees for the 2022 Tony Awards | Nation/World

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Jesse Tyler Ferguson pivots to baseball in a Broadway play | Arts & Theater

Jesse Tyler Ferguson pivots to baseball in a Broadway play |  Arts & Theater

MARK KENNEDY Associated Press NEW YORK — Earlier this month, Jesse Tyler Ferguson got a private tour of hallowed ground — Yankee Stadium. He and the cast of the Broadway revival of the baseball-themed “Take Me Out” got to walk on the grass and soak in the silent stands. “I wasn’t expecting to be as … Read more