The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.
The story follows the destruction of a marriage through consuming jealousy, the abandonment of a child and a seemingly hopeless love. Yet, through remorse and regret – and after a seemingly miraculous return to life – the ending is one of forgiveness and reconciliation.
Professor Vanessa Toulmin, Curator of Engagement and Director of the National Fairground Archive at Sheffield University, U.K. will offer a global outlook on the development of circus culture in Europe and America over the last 250 years.
Initiated in 1970, the Circus Celebrity award honors men and women whose performances represent the highest achievements in skill, daring, and showmanship. These performers have made the American circus into one of the greatest forms of live entertainment.
Leonard Bernstein was one of the first classical composers in America to achieve both popular and critical acclaim. He was eclectic in his sources – drawing on jazz and modernism, the traditions of Jewish music and the Broadway musical – and many of Bernstein’s scores are remarkably well suited to dance.
From Montebelluna, Treviso – just minutes from the village of Asolo, Italy – comes I 25 GIRI, a brilliantly talented middle-school choral ensemble who will present a program of music ranging from the classics (Carmina Burana and O Fortuna) to pop songs and selections from musical comedy.
Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real – and which will win out?
Artist Series Concerts take place in the Historic Asolo Theater and other small venues in the Sarasota/Bradenton area. For more information and tickets for all Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota, visit www.artistseriesconcerts.org or call 941-306-1200.
A new comedy by Richard Bean and Clive Coleman. 1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is in hiding. Broke, restless, and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, satiric wit, and emotional illiteracy.
Continuing to tug at the heart-strings, The Royal Ballet performs Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon, the story of a young girl who pays the ultimate price for choosing wealth and riches over true love.The score by Jules Massenet is sure not to leave a dry eye in the cinema.