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Bramwell Tovey on George Gershwin: ‘It just lifts you up’

Guest conductor Bramwell Tovey can’t say enough about the music of George Gershwin, whose works will be featured in Chicago…

Providence Performing Arts Center

Book by Music by
Joe Masteroff John Kander
Based on the play by JOHN VAN DRUTEN and stories by CHRISTOPHER ISHERWOOD
Randy Harrison Andrea Goss
Shannon Cochran Alison Ewing Mark Nelson Ned Noyes Kelsey Beckert Sarah Bishop Margaret Dudasik Hillary Ekwall Lori Eure
Andrew Hubacher
Set Design by Robert Brill
Orchestrations Michael Gibson
Hair & Wig Design Paul Huntley
Technical Supervisor Larry Morley
Associate Managing Director
Steve Dow
Executive Producer Sydney Beers
Lee Aaron Rosen
Aisling Halpin Leeds Hill Joey Khoury Tommy McDowell Evan D. Siegel Dani Spieler Steven Wenslawski
Musical Supervisor/Vocal Arrangements
Patrick Vaccariello
Associate Choreographer & Choreography Recreated by Cynthia Onrubia
Directed by
BT McNicholl
Originally Co-Directed & Choreographed by
Rob Marshall
Originally Directed by
Sam Mendes
Costume Design by William Ivey Long
Dance & Incidental Music David Krane
Jim Carnahan, C.S.A. Jillian Cimini, C.S.A.
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Donato Cabrera devoted to building audiences for classical music

Donato Cabrera, resident conductor of the San Francisco Symphony, owes it all to his grandmother. Along with his San Francisco…


CSO’s African American Network to present the film ‘Body and Soul’

In celebration of Black History Month, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s African American Network presents a screening on Feb. 25 of…

5/13/16 6:45:34 PM --Chicago Symphony Orchestra's Latino Alliance Council event before Beyond the Score. 

© Todd Rosenberg Photography 2016

The CSO Latino Alliance builds new audiences through timeless music

For the classical music world, it could be the ultimate unanswered question: Where are the audiences of the future? The…


Andrés Orozco-Estrada on the importance of attracting new audiences

Born in Colombia but trained and now based in Vienna, conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada appreciates the necessity of straddling many worlds. As…


Lila Downs hopes ‘people can feel Oaxaca’ in her music

“Music made me a humble person,” said singer-songwriter Lila Downs, discussing the challenges she’s faced in her career, during a…


Lila Downs finds herself at home in virtually any genre

With her classical training, Lila Downs doesn’t worry about the demands of singing with an orchestra. “No, it’s more like…

9/24/15 10:05:11 PM -- Chicago Symphony Orchestra 125th Year.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, Conductor 
Xavier de Maistre harp

Ravel Boléro - 

. © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2015

CSO Latino Alliance gets bowled over by Muti and ‘Boléro’

Established in 2013, the CSO Latino Alliance is dedicated to creating awareness, sharing insights and building relationships among the Chicago…