Elvis Presley: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 2

Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. This week, we’re exploring the legends behind Elvis Presley’s music:   “Long Tall Sally”-1956 “Well, … Continue reading Elvis Presley: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 2

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Elvis Presley: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 1

Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. This week, we’re exploring the legends behind Elvis Presley’s music:  “That’s All Right” –1954 (original … Continue reading Elvis Presley: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 1

Carl Perkins: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 2

Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. This week, we’re exploring the legends behind Carl Perkins’ music: “Matchbox” –1956 “I'm sitting here … Continue reading Carl Perkins: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 2

Carl Perkins: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 1

Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. This week, we’re exploring the legends behind Carl Perkins’ music:  “Blue Suede Shoes” –1955 “Well, … Continue reading Carl Perkins: “Original Rock Legends,” Part 1

“Original Rock Legends” Series Kick-Off

Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. Each week for the next five weeks, I’ll feature a different artist in the “quartet:” … Continue reading “Original Rock Legends” Series Kick-Off

Behind Every Great Female Lawyer Is… by Meghan McGuire

Geva Theatre Center is honored to produce the world premiere production of Jamie Pachino‘s play Other Than Honorable, directed by Kimberly Senior. We invited Meghan McGuire, a commercial litigation attorney at Nixon Peabody to attend a rehearsal and the very first performance of the play on our stage. Here's how she reacted after seeing the play.

Get Ready to Party! Summer Curtain Call 2017

Geva’s annual Summer Curtain Call is more than just a fundraiser—it’s a celebration of the Rochester community, and a vibrant party to support arts education initiatives for local students. This year’s event will take place on Friday, May 19th, 2017, thanks to our Honorary Co-Chairs, Arunas and Pam Chesonis. Staging A Gala: An immense amount … Continue reading Get Ready to Party! Summer Curtain Call 2017