From Composer Daniel Bernard Roumain, Librettist Marc Bamuthi Joseph And Tony Award-winning Director/Choreographer Bill T. Jones, Co-commissioned and co-produced with Opera Philadelphia and Hackney Empire
October 6th – 7th 8 p.m.
We Shall Not Be Moved to be preceded by a Special Presentation of Apollo Uptown Hall: Movement Required
Iesha Sekou, CEO/Founder, Street Corner Resources, Jason Osder, Director of Let The Fire Burn documentary, Jennifer Jones-Austin, CEO & Executive Director, Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, Marc Bamuthi Joseph, We Shall Not Be Moved Librettist, Michael O’Bryan, Project Manager of SMASH, and Rachel Shapiro, NYC’s DOE Manhattan Borough Art Director
And an excerpt of the award-winning documentary Let the Fire … [Continue reading...]
'FlorenceinNY' A Great Night
Dedicated to the “MadeinFlorence” and “MadeinTuscany” fine products, from jewelry and leather goods to food & wines.
The evening opened with a unique performance by the flag bearers of the historic Florentine Parade, followed by an exceptional Tuscan dinner by chef Massimo Tanini of La Cantinetta di Bolgheri, paired with Chianti Classico.
Baritone Devid Cecconi and soprano Georgina Stelbow, accompanied by piano player maestro Massimo Barsotti, will conclude the evening event.
Trade show in New York City dedicated to ‘Made in Tuscany’ products
JEWELRY • LEATHER GOODS • FASHION • DESIGN • FOOD & WINE
MONDAY - MAY 15TH, 2017
180 MAIDEN LANE - 29th floor
Maiden Lane and Front Street - Financial District NYC
Guest of … [Continue reading...]
ENIT Italian National Tourist Board, and Festival Verdi in collaboration with
the Cultural Department of EmiliaRomagna Region with the sponsorship of
Parma Incoming Festival Verdi Tour Operator Partner and EmiliaRomagna Region Tourist Board
invite you to the programme launch of the
FESTIVAL VERDI 2017
Tuesday 14 February 2017, 5 PM
ENIT Italian National Tourist Board 686 Park Avenue, New York will introduce
Anna Maria Meo
General Manager of the Teatro Regio di Parma
to announce highlights of the 2017 edition of the Festival
President of Parma Incoming
will introduce us to the richness of the city of Parma a UNESCO Creative City for Gastronomy and its surrounding area, in one of Italy’s most beautiful regions … [Continue reading...]
to the United Nations New York By Terri Hirsch
Ambassador Katalin Bogyay, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the United Nations in New York welcomed her guests to a Salon d’Ete & Musical Soiree. Katalin Bogyay was born in Szekesfehervah, Hungary. The former Hungarian resident of UNESCO General Conference (2011- 2013) and Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Hungary to UNESCO (2009-2014) was educated in Budapest, Hungary and London, U.K. She has also led a career of international television broadcaster, film producer and writer. Katalin Bogyay is an active promoter of music, a founding member of the Liszt Academy Network, based in London, and a board member of the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, the oldest Orchestra of Hungary, founded by Ferenc Erkel.
Our evening started … [Continue reading...]
***MENDED LITTLE HEARTS INITIATIVE TO SAVE LIVES***
NEW RESOURCES TO HELP PARENTS, CHILDREN WITH MOST COMMON BIRTH DEFECT MOTHER OF LITTLE DARTH VADER LAUNCHES NEW EFFORT TO FIGHT HEART DISEASE FROM THE START
Child Actor Max Page’s Mom, a Cardiologist & St. Jude Medical to Explain the Challenges Facing Families with Congenital Heart Problems
A new initiative by the non-profit Mended Little Hearts and St. Jude Medical will offer an important new resource for parents who need answers—and it’s being headlined by none other than the mother of “Little Darth Vader,” Jennifer Page. You may know her son Max from his appearances on the soap opera “The Young and the Restless” and from his well-known role as little Darth Vader in a Volkswagen Super Bowl commercial … [Continue reading...]
I would be happy to arrange your tickets for an evening that you will love.
Groomed in gospel, trained in opera, honed in pop, Nita’s voice is a remarkable instrument that defies limitations. Pulling all these elements together, Nita has found a beautiful blend of music that soothes the soul on this her latest CD Life Stories, showcasing her songwriting and producing abilities as well.
With a vibrant and dynamic stage presence that is unequaled, Nita is comfortable singing in any setting, from an intimate club to the arena stages. She has sung with Andrea Bocelli and often travels with Multi-Grammy winner David Foster as his featured artist, and her performances invariably end in standing ovations. She has performed and shared the stage with countless celebrities including Faith Hill, … [Continue reading...]
In Celebration of National Make-a-Difference-to-Children Month Carnegie Hall Performance by New Face & Voice of Classical Music 14-year-old Soprano, Natasha Nassar
Who: 14-year-old Natasha Nassar, gifted Lebanese-American Soprano Opera Singer Why: July is National Make-a-Difference-to-Children-Month and Natasha Nassar is the face and voice of a new generation of opera lovers. She's on a mission to introduce kids to the art at a young age by encouraging aspiring singers, offering tips on how to get started and being a real-life role model for other youth. At her concert at Carnegie Hall, this Saturday, June 28 Natasha will accompany internationally acclaimed Pianist Loreta Kovacic on works by Mozart and Mussorgsky. To encourage families to bring their children, student tickets are … [Continue reading...]