| Feb 10, 2015
| 7:48 AM
No event in Orchestra Hall's jazz season generates greater anticipation or larger audiences than a residency by Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
And none of this year's three concerts, starting Friday, will make a bigger...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:00 AM
Seated in the living room of his newly built architectural jewel of a home in Westwood, Alan Mandell had a confession to make.
He was nervous about taking on the role of the elderly Gregory Solomon in the revival of Arthur Miller's "The Price" that...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Poor David Geffen. By giving $100 million to New York's Lincoln Center to rename Avery Fisher Hall after himself, he's become the new focus of a philanthropic debate that has gone on for decades.
There are three schools of thought when it comes to big-...
| Mar 8, 2015
Mark Morris Dance Group's new staging of the Handel opera "Acis and Galatea" and a world premiere by performance artist Taylor Mac will be among the highlights for the 20th annual International Festival of Arts & Ideas to be held this June in New Haven....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 2:40 PM
The harp fluttered, chimes rang, a flourish in the strings and we were off to "The Sound of Music" on Saturday. A suite from the beloved musical opened "Rodgers and Hammerstein at the Movies," a delightful stroll down memory lane courtesy of the Orlando...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 5:00 PM
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“What’s in a name?” was a question for Juliet when she was falling for Romeo, but David Geffen’s $100-million gift to Lincoln Center in New York City demonstrates that...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 5:28 PM
With the news Wednesday of David Geffen's $100-million gift to Lincoln Center for the renovation of Avery Fisher Hall — which will be renamed David Geffen Concert Hall — the first sound I thought I heard was a resounding slap in the face of...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 7:00 PM
The regal-sounding Les Violons du Roy chamber orchestra takes its name from the renowned string orchestra of the court of the French kings. Based in Quebec City, the orchestra was formed in 1984 by Bernard Labadie, who still serves as its conductor and...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:48 PM
Randy Wexter, who has been a PGA professional at Calumet Country Club in Homewood, Illinois, for 24 years, has been hired as men's golf coach at Purdue Calumet.
Wexter also has served as director of golf, general manager and consulting general manager...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 10:48 AM
The Juilliard School in New York will confer honorary doctorate degrees on directors Peter Sellars and Nicholas Hytner during its commencement ceremony in May.
Honorary degrees also will be given to dancer Suzanne Farrell, jazz artist Dianne Reeves...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Rapper/scene-stealer Kanye West unveiled a collaboration with Adidas Originals here Thursday in front of a star-studded audience with possibly one of the highest-wattage front rows in New York Fashion Week history. It included (but was hardly limited to)...