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Shakespeare Sonnets at BAM

Sep 25, 2014

Rufus, director Robert Wilson, and the Berliner Ensemble have brought Shakespeare’s ageless love poems to life with Elizabethan drag, stunning sculptural sets, and a nod to cabaret.

Watch a trailer for the festival here.

Come see the show Oct 7—12 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
Tickets still available starting at $25 here!

 

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And Suddenly It’s Christmas!

Sep 15, 2014

Dear Rufus fans,

The fabulous family Christmas show is returning to hometowns New York and Montreal this December after a three year hiatus!

Rufus and Martha Wainwright’s Noël Nights

New York City
December 17 and 18 at Town Hall in New York City with special guests Emmylou Harris, Sandra Bernhard, Cibo Matto, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Sloan Wainwright, Teddy Thompson and some big surprises!

Presale tickets for both shows are available on Wednesday, September 17 at 12 pm EDT through Ticketmaster. The presale code is Mistle. The public sale for both shows begins on Friday, September 19 at 12 pm EDT on Ticketmaster as well.

Montreal
December 21 at Maison Symphonique in Montreal with special guests Louis-Jean Cormier, Ariane Moffatt, Amy Millan and others soon to be announced.

Tickets available on Monday, September 15.
Voici les liens:
French
English

Make this your first Christmas present for you and your family! Hope to see you there!

 

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Listen To Rufus Perform Tonight At The BBC Proms

Sep 11, 2014

Tonight at 10:15PM BST, Rufus is performing live in London at the BBC Proms; the most prestigious classical music festival in the world. He will be singing a variety of orchestrated songs from his repertoire with the Britten Sinfonia under the baton of Johannes Debus. American soprano Deborah Voigt will also perform two arias from Prima Donna.

Listen to the concert live through BBC Radio 3 or stream it online here.

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Meet The Wainwrights on BBC Radio 4

Aug 5, 2014

Journalist Nina Myskow recently interviewed Rufus, Martha and Loudon Wainwright for Meet The Wainwrights, a documentary about their family for BBC Radio 4

Meet The Wainwrights airs this Saturday, August 9 at 10:30 am GMT and UK fans can listen back to it here following the broadcast.

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