Appetite™ - A Gastronomic Experience, August 1&2, 2014
Strathmore presents its first culinary and epicurean arts festival, Appetite™ - A Gastronomic Experience, on Friday, August 1 and Saturday, August 2, 2014. Headlining the arts center’s inaugural food festival are Food Network star, author and “Today Show” regular Giada De Laurentiis on Friday, August 1, and “Bizarre Foods” celebrity chef Andrew Zimmern on Saturday, August 2.
Giada De Laurentiis
2013-2014 Fine Artists in Residence Exhibition
Emerging visual artists chukwumaa, Ali Halperin Ariel Klein, and Nguyen Nguyen will conclude their residency experience at Strathmore by unveiling new works in the art center’s Fine Artists in Residence Exhibition.
Eight Additional Concerts Round Out 2014-2015 Season
Strathmore continues to round out its 2014-2015 Season with the announcement of eight new concerts in its hallmark Music Center and intimate Mansion. From history-making Tony winner Audra McDonald to live multi-media performance of Bella Gaia, the lush a cappella harmonies of the otherworldly VOCA PEOPLE, and the iconic Rosanne Cash, this latest batch of concerts traverses an eclectic mix of genres and performance styles. Also included in the 2014-2015 Season are British pop star Engelbert Humperdinck and Galician bagpiper Carlos Núñez with the Sean Culkin Dancers, as well as emerging country singer Lera Lynn and ambient electronica composer/songwriter Louis Weeks.
John Hiatt & The Combo and The Robert Cray Band
Grammy award nominee and American singer/songwriter John Hiatt & The Combo will be joined by The Robert Cray Band to share the stage in their Music Center debut on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 8 p.m. Hiatt will perform music from his brand new album Terms of My Surrender, his 22nd studio recording, released July 15, 2014 on New West Records, days before his Strathmore performance.
old connotes opulence, status, wealth, purity and beauty. In Strathmore’s exhibition Gold Rush artists Marita Liulia and Thomas Xenakis use this most cherished of colors to anchor their works, showcasing the versatility of gold as a medium for self expression, incorporating influences of religion, iconography and enlightenment through photography, painting and mixed-media. Featuring more than 60 works, Gold Rush is on view in the Mansion at Strathmore from Saturday, June 14 through Sunday, July 27, 2014.
Eighteen New Concerts Added To 2014-2015 Season
Today Strathmore introduces 18 new concerts to its 2014-2105 season, bringing the total number for the season to 60. Tickets for these newly added concerts will go on sale Wednesday, June 28, 2014 at 10 a.m.
John Pizzarelli and Jane Monheit
Temptations and the Four Tops
Pike & Rose Reveals New Name, Logo and Catering Partner for Strathmore Performance Venue and Event Space
Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) – Federal Realty Investment Trust and Strathmore Hall Foundation, Inc. have revealed AMP as the new name for the performance and event space currently under construction within Pike & Rose. AMP will be available for event rentals beginning this fall and will present live concert programming in early 2015.
Strathmore Summer 2014 Performance Calendar
Strathmore is embarking on its summer season with the announcement of three brand new shows added to the Music Center: John Hiatt & The Combo and The Robert Cray Band; Best of Strathmore Tribute Shows produced by Bandhouse Gigs; and Nitty Gritty Dirt Band with Chatham County Line.
Strathmore 2014-2015 Season Preview
oday Strathmore shares an early glimpse of its 2014-2015 season, an initial batch of 32 performances and events anchored by the multi-media performance of RADHE RADHE: Rites of Holi by jazz pianist and composer Vijay Iyer and filmmaker Prashant Bhargava. The project reaffirms Strathmore’s commitment to presenting imaginative and enterprising new works, while expanding its tradition of collaboration to include commissioning partnerships with national arts institutions and illustrating the caliber and excitement of performances to come.
RADHE RADHE: Rites of Holi
Franki Valli & The Four Seasons
Bryan Batt: Batt on a Hot Tin Roof
2014-2015 Season Preview Calendar
Today Strathmore shares an early glimpse of its 2014-2015 season, an initial batch of 32 performances and events anchored by the multi-media performance of RADHE RADHE: Rites of Holi by jazz pianist and composer Vijay Iyer and filmmaker Prashant Bhargava. Tickets for the 2014-2015 season go on sale to Strathmore Stars on February 17, 2014 and to the general public on February 26, 2014.
Night photograph of Music Center at Strathmore