|Posted by The Fourth Wall on February 7, 2015 at 12:25 AM||comments (4)|
January is a fine time to reflect on the past year, especially when the weather provides some useful home-alone time. Looking back, we’ve had a rather epic year, marked by an array of accomplishments, including a move to Boston. (Lest you think we brought the full force of winter upon ourselves by moving to the northeast, it was this time last year that we were similarly penned in by dangerously cold conditions in Indiana. Winter is coming, and it has a way of finding us.)
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|Posted by The Fourth Wall on June 11, 2014 at 6:20 PM||comments (1)|
Posted by Neil
The Fourth Wall was recently named winners of the 2014 Savvy Musician in Action Chamber Ensemble Competition. This event is an experiential workshop on the emerging field of arts entrepreneurship, host...Read Full Post »
|Posted by The Fourth Wall on July 30, 2013 at 5:50 PM||comments (0)|
posted by Neil
Starting tomorrow, the Commerce Department will count the creative process towards the nation's Gross Domestic Product. As reported in a New York Times article this week, the Bureau of Economic Analysis has revised the way it calculates so-called "intangibles" by including "research and development and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by The Fourth Wall on May 6, 2013 at 5:15 PM||comments (0)|
Posted by Greg
Hilary, Neil, and I all really enjoy playing with orchestras both back in our respective sections and in front as soloists. There is nothing quite like the musical bear hug that comes from performing with 60, 70, 80+ other musicians! The orchestra world, however, has been facing pretty serious challenges over the last few decades with strikes, financial shortfalls, and the ever present need to build donors and new audiences. This is why I get so excited when I read...Read Full Post »
|Posted by The Fourth Wall on May 1, 2013 at 11:55 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by The Fourth Wall on April 23, 2013 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
Posted by Neil
Generosity is at the heart of artistic expression. The creative process can be long and arduous, requiring an enormous personal investment of physical, emotional, and financial resources. By comparison, the end result may seem remarkably insignificant; our opportunity to connect with an audience can be fleeting, over in just a handful of minutes.
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|Posted by The Fourth Wall on July 1, 2012 at 3:20 PM||comments (0)|
Many of you know that we had the privilege of performing on Spotlight 2012 this past May 7th. If you didn't previously know about Spotlight, it is a night of theater, dance, music, and spoken word performances to raise money for HIV education and prevention.
It. Was. Awesome. Incredible show from over 20 different acts doing what they do best. Words can't describe how much fun we had and how honored we felt to be a part of such an important event.
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|Posted by The Fourth Wall on September 12, 2011 at 6:35 PM||comments (0)|
Well, it's been a few months since we briefly ran away to learn from the amazing dancers and teachers of the Pilobolus Dance Theatre and we'd love to share our experiences with you.
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|Posted by The Fourth Wall on July 16, 2011 at 2:15 PM||comments (0)|
I thought we had a news entry telling everyone about next week, but apparently I'm mistaken. My apologies to those who keep up on our page!
At any rate, next week (July 18-22) The Fourth Wall is participating in a workshop with the master teachers of the modern dance company Pilobolus! If you haven't heard of Pilobolus, go here. If you haven't seen them do their th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by The Fourth Wall on February 21, 2011 at 9:10 PM||comments (0)|