Krzysztof Penderecki http://wrti.org en Krzysztof Penderecki--In Conflict--The Rebirth of Memorial Hall--Academy of Music in a New Light http://wrti.org/post/krzysztof-penderecki-conflict-rebirth-memorial-hall-academy-music-new-light <p>David Patrick Stearns looks at the life and work of the Polish composer and conductor Krzysztof Penderecki. The Philadelphia Orchestra is celebrating his 75th birthday with a series of concerts.</p> <p>Jason Peifer reports on the journey of the play <i>In Conflict</i>--from Temple University to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to a current off-Broadway production.</p> <p>Susan Lewis visits Memorial Hall, a Philadelphia National Historic Landmark now restored and reopening as the new home of the Please Touch Museum.</p> <p>Tom Keels takes us to the Academy of Music to learn how a combination of historic preservation and cutting-edge technology is helping audiences see Academy productions in a whole new light!</p> Fri, 10 Oct 2008 15:27:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2031 at http://wrti.org Krzysztof Penderecki--In Conflict--The Rebirth of Memorial Hall--Academy of Music in a New Light