NEW YORK (AP) - Ever feel like you're on a big hamster wheel and you can't get off?
In the Beethoven Violin Concerto on Thursday night, you could pick out strands of soloist Nikolaj Znaider's musical DNA - the sweetness of Fritz Kreisler, the muscularity of Zino Francescatti, and his own exquisite wisdom for setting off the poetic against the prosaic.
You don’t often meet folks who are as passionate and driven as Johnny Mateu.
Theater Professional/semi-professional 1812 Productions: An Evening Without ... Actors read selections from an American comedy announcer (specifics TBA). Closes 3/11. Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Pl.; 215-592-9560.
The chance to see the 20th-century operatic masterwork Dialogues of the Carmelites at the close proximity afforded by the Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater promised to be a drop-everything-and-go occasion.
Art Museums & Institutions African American Heritage Museum 661 Jackson Rd., Newtonville, NJ; 609-704-5495. www.aahmsnj.org. Tue.-Fri. 10 am-3 pm.
Out of 500 entries, 19 speakers have been chosen for the 2014 TEDxPhiladelphia conference.