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Film Shorts // May 18-24, 2022

Fort Worth Weekly 19 May 2022
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 (NR) The sequel to the 2007 Indian horror-comedy is about two strangers (Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani) who discover supernatural goings-on at a music festival ... New Orleans (NR) Martin Shore’s documentary is about the city’s musical history ... of heavy metal music.

Outdoor theater is back in the Bay Area — here’s a roundup

The Mercury News 17 May 2022
Bay Area outdoor theater is (mostly) back this summer and as varied as ever, from Shakespeare in the park to musicals on the mountaintop. There are new works ranging from the San Francisco Mime Troupe’s agitprop musical comedy to We Players’ site-specific show about a lighthouse keeper ... California Shakespeare Theater ... Santa Cruz Shakespeare.

Baz Luhrmann, flamboyant director of Moulin Rouge! and Romeo and Juliet, turns focus to Elvis

The Observer 15 May 2022
Music documentaries took hold of the film industry after the 2012 success of Searching for Sugarman ... But then music is in the bones of this son of the ballroom-dancing dress shop owner Barbara and her late husband, Leonard Luhrmann, a Vietnam vet who ran a farm and a petrol station (as well as a cinema).

Tickets on sale for Texas Shakespeare Festival's 2022 season

Longview News-Journal 14 May 2022
KILGORE — The Texas Shakespeare Festival at Kilgore College will return to the stage June 30 with a selection of historical and contemporary plays. “The 37th season of the Texas Shakespeare Festival will surely bring great joy and delight,” festival Artistic Director Meaghan Simpson said.

Stunning violin virtuosity, Hristova encores with BPO tonight at Kleinhans

Buffalo Rising 14 May 2022
And, finally, Sunday, May 15, at 5.00 pm Shakespeare in Delaware Park presents “PLAY ON! A Nomadic Evening Of Live Music And Theater.” It’s billed as “a collaborative concert experience where visitors move throughout a series of settings for short performances in beautiful museum spaces.

The ‘Shakespeare of music’ who injected his work with emotion

Irish Independent 14 May 2022
... the music of Monteverdi ... He named them, in acknowledgement of his passion, the Monteverdi Choir.Gardiner once described Monteverdi as “the Shakespeare of music” because he conveyed the whole range of human emotions.Then there is the church music in his vespers.

Hockey, symphony, nature: Things to do this weekend in the Rockford area

Rockford Register Star 14 May 2022
ROCKFORD — Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered ... What ... When. 4 p.m. Sunday. Where. BMO Harris Bank Center 300 Elm Street, Rockford. Tickets ... Shakespeare and the Silk Road ... The Rockford Symphony Orchestra (RSO) continues its search for a new music director by welcoming conductor Alastair Willis to the Coronado stage.

MASSEY: Theater Brought About Revolution

The Greeneville Sun 14 May 2022
We can blame it on the Greeks. According to PBS ... Their opening play was Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice, and music was supplied by a single player on a harpsichord ... The Virginia Company offered a broad repertoire that included Shakespeare and Restoration comedies ... Robinson Crusoe, Don Juan, Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Julius Caesar, and Hamlet ... ....

Music in the Garden begins May 18

The Valley Breeze 12 May 2022
PROVIDENCE – The Providence Preservation Society, in ...

Things to do in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, May 12-19

LA Daily News 12 May 2022
MUSIC ... Summer – The Donna Summer Musical ... Canyon Theatre Guild presents the Broadway musical by Karey Kirkpatrick, Wayne Kirkpatrick and John O’Farrell about a rival theater company — to William Shakespeare’s company — and how they come up with the musical theater idea to challenge the bard’s popularity, opens 8 p.m.

Film Shorts // May 11-17, 2022

Fort Worth Weekly 12 May 2022
The Northman (R) This Viking epic is the sort of movie made to inspire whole albums of heavy metal music. In a story stitched together from Shakespeare’s Hamlet and several Icelandic sagas, Alexander Skarsgård portrays a chief’s son who witnesses his uncle (Claes Bang) murder his ...

Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at TOY. “Isn’t it amazing?” Yes, it is.

Buffalo Rising 11 May 2022
It had everything I want in a musical ... And, taking a page from SHAKESPEARE IN DELAWARE PARK (where this musical’s director, Lisa Ludwig, is the Executive Director) the last 10 pages of the playbill are in a workbook style, with a coloring page, a word search, a page to design a costume, and much more.

Voice of the People for May 10, 2022

Atlantic City 10 May 2022
England has stood firm in war and peace. I question the comments of a recent writer regarding the situation in the Ukraine ... The U.S ... English language and literature is recognized around the world, with Shakespeare, Jane Austen and hundreds more ... Popular music has been so influenced by the Beatles and the Rolling Stones and many more ... and U.K ... .

Theater review | A worthwhile return ‘Into the Woods’

Metro USA 09 May 2022
By comparison, “Into the Woods” is a well-known musical that has received many professional revivals over the years (including Broadway in 2002, Shakespeare in the Park in 2012, and Off-Broadway in 2015), as well as a splashy 2014 film adaptation.

Woodwinds sparkle, Mekinulov shines at BPO “Elgar Impressions” concert (repeats Mother’s Day at 2:30)

Buffalo Rising 08 May 2022
And, finally, Sunday, May 15, at 5.00 pm Shakespeare in Delaware Park presents “PLAY ON! A Nomadic Evening Of Live Music And Theater.” It’s billed as “a collaborative concert experience where visitors move throughout a series of settings for short performances in beautiful museum spaces.

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