"Sunday Morning" Matinee: Itzhak Perlman & the Juilliard Orchestra

Students recorded in more than 35 international locations join together virtually for a performance of Elgar's "Enigma Variations.".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzMay 17th, 2020

Violinist Itzhak Perlman cancels performance over LGBT law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — World-renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman said he canceled his Wednesday performance with the North Carolina Symphony after he was told he would not be able to include a personal statement opposing the state's new law limiting an.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 18th, 2016

Why parents are banned from Itzhak Perlman"s school

Violinist Itzhak Perlman tells us about working with prodigies        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 26th, 2017

The Latest: Perlman says symphony wouldn"t print opposition

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Violinist Itzhak Perlman's cancellation of his North Carolina performance.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 18th, 2016

Minnesota to be first U.S. orchestra to play in Cuba since diplomatic thaw

(Reuters) - The Minnesota Orchestra will play Beethoven in Cuba this spring, becoming the first U.S. orchestra to perform there since the United States and Cuba agreed to restore diplomatic relations. The orchestra will perform two concerts on the communi.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooFeb 14th, 2015

Joseph Polisi to step down as Juilliard president in 2018

Joseph W. Polisi says he'll step down as president of The Juilliard School at the end of June 2018. Polisi made the announcement Wednesday. He has been president of the Manhattan school since September ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 6th, 2016

Jessica Chastain Reveals Robin Williams Gave Her a Scholarship to Juilliard

It turns out two-time Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain, 37, has the late Robin Williams to thank for making it possible for her to study acting at Juilliard.In a Facebook post Monday, Chastain explained how Williams' generosity changed her life."Robin .....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineApr 6th, 2019

Sacramento Sees Rally to Boost California TV and Movie Tax Credits

The below-the-line community joined with Ron Perlman, Carl Weathers and Daniel Stern in Sacramento at the state capitol Wednesday in support of a sweetened incentive program for movies and TV shot in California. W/ actor Ron Perlman at rally to pass #ab18.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 23rd, 2019

"Avengers": Black Widow spin-off already scripted

On Twitter, screenwriter Nicole Perlman revealed that she has indeed written a movie centered on the Marvel character played by Scarlett Johansson in "Iron Man 2" and "The Avengers." Perlman, who co-wrote "Guardians of the Galaxy&.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooAug 7th, 2014

Did TV Land cancel Kirstie?

Kirstie Alley returned to television late last year with Cheers co-star Rhea Perlman and Seinfeld actor Michael Richards, and TV Land has yet to say whether the show was picked up or cancelled. Well today, Perlman’s husband, Danny DeVito Tweeted, &#.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgJul 29th, 2014

BOX OFFICE: July 4th Holiday’s ‘Tammy,’ Bows To $1.3M Late Night, Matinee Grosses Roll In

3rd UPDATE, Monday, 1:08 PM: Based on matinee numbers so far, Tammy looks right now like it may gross $7M to $8M today (which would include late shows) on track for a $33M to $36M July Fourth holiday weekend. It will need strong word-of-mouth to push it h.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 2nd, 2014

Philadelphia Orchestra leadership approves new contract

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The leadership of the Philadelphia Orchestra has unanimously approved a three-year contract with orchestra musicians......»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 5th, 2016

"Virtual orchestra" hits high notes in London

Music fans will be able to immerse themselves into the world of an orchestra thanks to a virtual reality experience launched in London on Friday. Visitors to the Virtual Orchestra at the Southbank Centre can don virtual reality headsets and experience how.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 7th, 2017

Blur singer Albarn to reunite Syrian orchestra for WWI concert

British singer Damon Albarn is to reunite the Syrian National Orchestra for Arabic Music, whose members have been forced to flee the country's civil war, as part of the World War I centenary celebrations. The orchestra, which previously played with A.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 22nd, 2016

Kendrick Lamar to make orchestra debut in Washington

Kendrick Lamar, one of the most respected young rappers, will make his classical debut in a performance with the National Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra in Washington announced Monday that the NSO Pops would perform selections of Lamar's latest al.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooOct 7th, 2015

Boston Symphony Orchestra extends music director"s contract

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Symphony Orchestra said Monday it was extending the contract of Andris Nelsons, who last year became the orchestra's youngest conductor in a century......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooAug 5th, 2015

Ukulele orchestra wins UK court ruling against upstart rival

LONDON (AP) — A judge has delivered sweet music to the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, ruling that a rival ensemble can't call itself the United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 3rd, 2015

For first time in years, major US orchestra performs in Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — The Minnesota Orchestra played to a sold-out house Friday night in the first performance in Cuba by a full professional U.S. orchestra since 1999, coming just months after the two Cold War rivals announced a thaw in relations......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMay 18th, 2015

Standing ovation for first US orchestra to tour Cuba since thaw

The first American orchestra to tour Cuba since a historic rapprochement between the two nations received a rousing ovation late Friday from a packed house in Havana. The Minnesota Orchestra last came to the island 85 years ago -- decades before the Cuban.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooMay 18th, 2015

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra players ratify contract

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra management has announced agreement with its players on a four-year contract and says the orchestra's 70th anniversary season will open Thursday......»»

Category: artsSource: yahooNov 15th, 2014

Wynton Marsalis’ favorite New York jazz clubs

Wynton Marsalis was born in the Big Easy, but the Big Apple’s been his home since he was a Juilliard student. His Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will give the music of Stevie Wonder, The Beatles and more the J@LC treatment with their “Jazz in the Ke.....»»

Category: musicSource: nypostJan 10th, 2016