Arts

CoronaVirtual concert a dream deferred; where's your show?

For this moment, a dramatic response was called for. It was time to come up big. Matt Ramerman had what he calls a local "power roster" of musicians...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 03/25/2020 - 7:22am
»

Geva cancels remaining shows, announces schedule for next season

In one fell swoop, Geva Theatre Center on Monday announced it is postponing, canceling or re-platforming the remainder of this season’s events. And...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Mon, 03/23/2020 - 1:26pm
»

RPO postpones shows ahead of Cuomo shutdown

Beating New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to the punch by one news cycle, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra announced Thursday afternoon that it was...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 03/20/2020 - 9:08am
»

Rochester jazz festival suspends ticket sales while evaluating coronavirus situation

Citing the uncertainty created by the coronavirus pandemic, the CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival announced Wednesday that it is suspending...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 03/18/2020 - 1:05pm
»

With Trombone Shorty and a full lineup, jazz fest is on, for now

Most years, by this point in the story, John Nugent, the producer and artistic director of the CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival, generally...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2020 - 10:50am
»

RPO holds first livestreamed performance for students after week of canceled concerts

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra held its first livestreamed performance Friday morning for classrooms whose field trips were canceled due to...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 03/13/2020 - 2:05pm
»

Memorial Art Gallery, Strong, RMSC, Eastman Museum join list of arts closings

Four of Rochester’s biggest museums -- the Memorial Art Gallery, The Strong the Rochester Museum & Science Center and George Eastman Museum--...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 03/13/2020 - 2:31pm
»

Geva stages go dark in wake of coronavirus

In theater, you improvise when something unexpected happens, and that's exactly what Geva Theatre is doing in response to the coronavirus crisis. A few...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 03/13/2020 - 8:42am
»

UPDATE: Madrigalia cancels shows; a world of ills goes on

As the winter solstice rolls around, the pagans have decided that bows and arrows simply won't do, they'll need cannons to vanquish their foe. And so...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Thu, 03/12/2020 - 10:03am
»

Rochester Music Hall of Fame postpones April concert

Add the Rochester Music Hall of Fame's April induction ceremony to events lost to the coronavirus outbreak. The University of Rochester, which runs...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 03/11/2020 - 11:28am
»
Syndicate content