Performances

Kahane Plays & Conducts

Kahane Plays & Conducts

May 24th, 2019
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Jeffrey Kahane, conductor + piano

Todd Levy, clarinet

 

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 14
SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 8 “Unfinished”
MOZART: Clarinet Concerto
J. STRAUSS: Overture to Die Fledermaus

It languished unperformed for over 40 years. Never finished, and heard only in Schubert’s fevered imagination. Jeffrey Kahane leads Schubert’s immortal “Unfinished” Symphony. Plus music of Mozart: the magnificent Clarinet Concerto with the MSO’s Todd Levy. And conducting from the keyboard, Jeffrey Kahane plays the Piano Concerto No. 14.

Kiss Me, Kate

Kiss Me, Kate

May 24th, 2019
Skylight Music Theatre

Passions run high onstage and off in this musical version of Taming of the Shrew, blending the irreverent humor of William Shakespeare and Cole Porter. This brilliant battle of the sexes won the very first Tony Award for Best Musical and is considered one of Broadway’s great treasures, featuring unforgettable classics like Why Can’t You Behave? Too Darn Hot and Another Op’nin’, Another Show.  Ages 11 and up.

Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash

May 24th, 2019
Milwaukee Repertory Theater

March 22 – May 26, 2019, Created by Richard Maltby, Jr., Conceived by William Meade, Adapted from the Broadway Production by Richard Maltby, Jr. and Jason Edwards, Orchestrations by Steven Bishop and Jeff Lisenby, Additional arrangements by David Abbinanti, Directed by Dan Kazemi. Back by popular demand! From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love and faith, struggle and success, rowdiness and redemption, and home and family. Back by popular demand from our sold-out run in 2013, Ring of Fire features more than two dozen classic hits – including “I Walk The Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” and “Ring of Fire” – performed by a multi-talented cast, painting a musical portrait of The Man in Black that promises to be a foot-stompin’, crowd pleasin’ salute to a uniquely American legend!

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