DEAN’S PICKS – LATE SUMMER/FALL 2011

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As I write this on Labor Day weekend, it’s hard to believe that summer’s has nearly flown by. But as usual, the fall season brings the crowds back and the entertainment choices heat up. Here are some of my favorite PMD Promotion Clients either appearing now or opening soon.

 

Fuerza Bruta: Look Up
New York City
Currently being performed every Wednesday – Sunday
http://fuerzabrutanyc.com
A non-stop collision of music, emotion, and serial imagery, this long running performance is a full 360 degree experience.

Follies
Marquis Theatre, New York, NY
Limited engagement begins Aug 7
http://www.folliesbroadway.com/
A bittersweet look through the eyes of experience at the follies of youth, with an all star cast including Bernadette Peters, Danny Burstein, Jan Maxwell, Ron Raines, and Elaine Paige.

Skylar Grey “Invinsible”
Album available Fall 2011
http://www.skylargreymusic.com
Known for singing the catchy hooks in several hit hip hop songs, Skylar Grey is moving from backup to the spotlight with her debut album “Invinsible”  Filled with cinematic beats and atmospheric hooks, the album is set to make Skylar Grey a superstar.

Tyler, The Creator
“Goblin” available now.
http://www.oddfuture.com/
The outspoken and prolific young rapper has been making music since his early teens and shows no signs of stopping.  The ringleader of hip hop crew Odd Future is currently nominated for “Best New Artist” from MTV’s Video Music Awards.

Crane Story
The Cherry Lane Theatre, New York
September 6 – October 1
http://cranestory.com
Inspired by the Japanese legend of the Crane Wife, this performance weaves puppetry, music and ancient folklore into an imaginative, haunting (and humorous) story that audiences will love.

Washington National Opera presents Puccini’s Tosca
The Kennedy Center, Washington DC
September 10-24
http://www.kennedy-center.org
An irresistible combination of passion, tenderness, pathos and despair that immediately grabs the audience’s attention and races to it’s terrible conclusion.

Huntington Theatre Company 2011-2012 Season
Boston
September 10, 2011 – June 24, 2012
Join the Huntington Theatre for it’s 30th Anniversary Season!  Performances will include all the classic drama, comedy, music and inspiring new work that the Huntington does best.  Candide, God of Carnage, and Private Lives are just a few of the schedules performances for the season.

The Joyce Theater Fall and Winter Season 2011/2012
New York
September 20, 2011 – February 5, 2012.
http://www.joyce.org/
Visit the New York’s intimate home for dance, experiencing  work from international artists and contemporary favorites.  This season will include performances from Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca, the Sydney Dance Company and the Jin Xing Dance Theatre Shanghai.