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Prioritize Your Tasks by Motivation Instead of Time With Activity Blocks

Loss of motivation can kill your productivity, but if you can switch things up while you work, you’ll keep yourself fresh and focused. Prioritizing …

In a world full of zombie new operas, thank god for Philip Glass’s Akhnaten

But the collision of disciplines is at its wildest when you leave the opera house completely and venture into the world of music collectives like ARCO and art galleries like DRAF<p>A mixed year so far for new opera. A few really dismal things have appeared from people who should know better. Did the …

Opera's radical pharaoh returns to ENO

<b>A new production of Philip Glass's opera about the ancient Egyptian pharaoh, Akhnaten, is being staged at English National Opera. Based on the life of an insular but singled-minded leader, who introduced what was arguably the first monotheistic religion, it also features a conflict in Syria and a</b> …


10/03/2016<p>Akhnaten<p>2016-03-10<p>4.0Reviewer's Rating<p><i>Opera</i> isn’t quite the right word.<p>Though some of his more recent works in the genre hew more closely …

Just saw Philip Glass new opera at the Coliseum #akhnaten .. hypnotic & arresting (had a snooze too!). #ENO

Akhnaten review – a gloriously coloured eye-catching affair

Coliseum, London Phelim McDermott’s sumptous new production of Glass’s opera features startling imagery, strong lead performances – and the ENO chorus on magnificent form<p>Akhnaten was the first of Philip Glass’s operas to be seen in the UK when it was performed by English National Opera in 1985, a …

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Review: Akhnaten, London Coliseum

It has been 29 years since <i>Akhnaten</i> was revived at the Coliseum after its UK premiere in 1985. Widely considered one of Philip Glass’s finest works, …

Elodie Noel on Twitter: "Glass' #Akhnaten @E_N_O is an absolute out of this world jewel! 1 piece for all to be excited about Opera! The MUSIC & this CHORUS!#saveENO"

Saw Philip Glass Akhnaten. It was truly amazing!! @E_N_O #Akhnaten #opera #PhilipGlass #inspiration

Liked the abstract production and the very slow coreography which reminded me of Japanese #Noh theatre. #Akhnaten

Saw the opera #Akhnaten music by #PhillipGlass at @E_N_O. It was visually and musically extremely inspiring. #London

Akhnaten Trailer #2

A Time-Lapse of Anthony Roth Costanzo's Intense Transformation For 'Akhnaten' at ENO

Philip Glass's Akhnaten / English National Opera

D&D 10 invitation from Susie Italiano

Permission Improbable: Impro workshop for women

Permission Improbable: Impro workshop for women<br>Jerwood Space, London<br>1 - 6 July 2013<p>The workshop will involve the not new but still daring idea of a group of women gathering to improvise. Interestingly as it is an Improbable workshop, it will be lead by two men - Phelim McDermott and Lee Simpson.<p>It is not however intended to be a 'masterclass.' Phelim and Lee have never lead a workshop like this before and it will necessarily involve playing with convention, throwing rules, assumptions, roles up …