Category: Arts

Irish Tenor Ronan Tynan to Perform and Speak at Boston University

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University will host an evening with Tenor Ronan Tynan. Tynan is an accomplished athlete, winning multiple medals while competing at the Paralympics, a physician specializing in orthopedic sports injuries and most well-known for his accomplishments as an opera singer. […]

The Centennial of the Metropolitan Opera’s First World Premiere

Contact: , | (New York) – Puccini and Toscanini return to the Metropolitan Opera! Simonetta Puccini, Giacomo Puccini’s granddaughter, and Walfredo Toscanini, Arturo Toscanini’s grandson, are expected to be in attendance at a Met performance 100 years to the day after the premiere of La Fanciulla del West (The Girl of the Golden West), now […]

The Boston University Art Gallery Presents Harold Reddicliffe: Paintings from Three Decades

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) is pleased to present Harold Reddicliffe: Paintings from Three Decades, opening Thursday, November 18, 2010. The exhibit explores the body of work created by realist painter and Boston University College of Fine Arts Associate Professor of Painting Harold Reddicliffe. Paintings from […]

Boston University to Host Innovative Gubernatorial Forum

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center at Boston University (BU) is hosting a Gubernatorial Forum for students and members of the community featuring previously filmed questions from students and answers from the candidates followed by a panel analysis moderated by BU Assistant Professor of Mass Communication John […]

BU Alumna Lauren Flanigan returns for masterclasses and a concert performance of Vanessa

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu Boston, MA – The Boston University School of Music is delighted to welcome back alumna and internationally acclaimed soprano Lauren Flanigan for a residency that culminates in a free concert performance of Samuel Barber’s Vanessa on Tuesday, September 28. The residency aims to celebrate […]

Boston Youth Symphony OrchestrasCommission new work by composer, violinist Mark O’connor for 2010-11 season

Contact: Erin Keegan Ianni, 617.353.3359 | keegan@bu.edu [BOSTON] – September 1, 2010…Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras (BYSO), one of the finest youth orchestras in the country, today announced programming for the 53rd season. On March 6, 2011, BYSO will present a world premiere commissioned from American Composer Mark O’Connor. “The Improvised Concerto” will feature O’Connor as […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts 2010-2011 Season Highlights

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu Boston, MA – The Boston University College of Fine Arts is proud to announce its 2010-2011 season, featuring concerts, plays, operas, exhibitions, and lectures from CFA’s schools of Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts. The College presents hundreds of performances and visual arts events throughout […]

The Boston University Art Gallery Presents American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print

Contact: Lauren Davalla, 617-358-1688 | davalla@bu.edu (Boston) – The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) is pleased to present American Letterpress: The Art of Hatch Show Print featuring the work of one of the nation’s oldest printing shops, Hatch Show Print, based in Nashville, Tennessee. The exhibition illustrates the fusion of art with popular culture and […]

Boston University College of Fine Arts professor Simon Estes performs at “Celebrate Africa – The Grand Finale”

Contact: Ellen Carr, 617-353-8783 | emcarr@bu.eduContact: Jean Connaughton, 617-353-7293 | jeanconn@bu.edu Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts Professor of Music Simon Estes performed as part of the “Celebrate Africa – The Grand Finale” concert at the Coca Cola Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa on Friday, July 9, 2010. The world-renowned bass-baritone was […]