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American Ballet Theatre: Firebird / AFTERITE at The Met

The Metropolitan Opera House

http://www.metopera.org/Season/2018-abt/Firebird-Afterite/

30 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

FIREBIRD: ABT Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky choreographs this magical tale of the legendary creature who helps two noble lovers overcome an evil sorcerer, set to an iridescent score by Igor Stravinsky. AFTERITE: Wayne McGregor, one of the most well-known international choreographers of the ...

Peace for Mary Frances / The New Group @ The Pershing Square Signature Center

The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre / The Pershing Square Signature Theatre

https://www.thenewgroup.org/peaceformaryfrances.html

480 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036

Mary Frances has lived a good life; she’s ninety years old and ready to die. Born to refugees fleeing the Armenian genocide, her last wish is to die peacefully at home surrounded by her family. Her dream collides with reality as three generations of explosive women flood her small New England ...

Tia Fuller Quartet at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola

http://www.jazz.org/dizzys/events/7586/tia-fuller-quartet/

10 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019

Saxophonist Tia Fuller brings her artistry with her quartet to Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola for two sets @ 7:30pm and ...

An Italian Travelogue: Florence In Five Days From An Art ...

By Doug Hall, Contributing Writer, May 23, 2018 A full-frontal assault of sightseeing in Italy’s capital of the Renaissance — Florence. Not for the faint-hearted and leisurely paced, but my wife and I took on the daunting task of showing her Taiwanese family the greatest hits of ...

Review: The Coastal Cohorts Bring a Carolina Breeze to the ...

By Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, May 22, 2018 Many say that New York City is the greatest city in the world, and for some maybe it is. But if you haven’t traveled below the Mason-Dixon line, you may not know what you’re missing. As someone ...

Review: Yuja Wang Is a Force of Nature, Whirling Into ...

By Brian Taylor, Contributing Writer, May 21, 2018 Yuja Wang, whose career began in 2007 as a last-minute replacement for Martha Argerich with the Boston Symphony, and in 2017 was named Musical America's Artist of the Year, has been announced as Carnegie Hall's "Perspectives" artist for the 2018-19 season. ...

Art Break: Imaginative Models at MoMA, Exhibits at the Frick ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, May 21, 2018 There’s a lot happening in NYC’s art scene — but what should you see first? Art Break has your answers right here! If you’re a history buff, there’s The Frick Collection’s show on Canova ...

In Film Camp, There's Always Popcorn

By Joanne Sydney Lessner, Contributing Writer, May 17, 2018 The Jacob Burns Film Center (JBFC), a nonprofit cultural arts center in Pleasantville, New York, has a dual mission. Their five-screen art house theater shows independent documentaries and world films, while across the street, a 27,000-square foot media ...

Review: ‘Me and My Girl’ Underwhelms at Encores!

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, May 16, 2018 In the 1980s, the landscape for Broadway musicals was bleak. As the decade wore on, American musicals were fewer and fewer in number, to the point where, in a number of seasons, there weren’t enough new musicals to ...

Wall to Wall Bernstein at Symphony Space on Saturday - ...

ZEALnyc, May 15, 2018 One of New York City's most enduring performance hosting venues just happens to have started out as a food hall (the Astor Market) in 1915, was a short-lived ice skating rink (the Crystal Palace), and eventually evolved into the iconic performing space and film ...

Art Break: Nature Captured in Art By Georgia O'Keeffe at ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, May 14, 2018 Art is amazing for many reasons. One of the best is helping us reexamine and redefine our understanding and relationship to history, culture, people, or even everyday items. Case in point: all our Art Break picks this week. ...

A Day @: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Will Lift You Out of ...

By Anne Marie Kelly, Contributing Writer, May 11, 2018 Are you tired of feeling trapped inside cars, trains and buses? Or being surrounded by glass, concrete and industrial lighting? Taking a stroll through the Brooklyn Botanic Garden might change your mind. This stunning 52-acre garden in the ...

Commentary: Inspirational Fashion By Way of the Catholic Church at ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, May 11, 2018 For many people, fashion isn’t just something to cover (or reveal) the body: in their eyes, fashion is practically a religion. These devotees travel to cities famous for designers and stores, buy items that are cherished for ...

MoMA: Bodys Isek Kingelez

The Museum of Modern Art

https://www.moma.org/

11 West 53rd Street, New York, NY 10019

MoMA presents a full retrospective of Bodys Isek Kingelez (1948–2015), the Congolese sculptor who worked with paper, commercial packaging, and materials from everyday life to create what he called “extreme maquettes” that encompass civic buildings, public monuments, and national ...

NY Philharmonic: Bychkov Conducts ‘An Alpine Symphony’ at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

https://nyphil.org/concerts-tickets/1718/bychkov-conducts-alpine-symphony-and-roomful-of-teeth

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Strauss’s An Alpine Symphony is an orchestral extravaganza requiring an enormous cast of 125 musicians, many playing on wind and thunder machines, cow bells, and bird calls, plus 16 off-stage brass players! Join the composer on his daylong hike and see if you can keep track of all the episodes ...

DanceAfrica 2018 at Brooklyn Academy of Music

BAM Howard Gilman Opera House

https://www.bam.org/dance/2018/danceafrica

30 Lafayette Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217

The nation’s largest festival dedicated to African dance and music returns for its 41st year, under the leadership of artistic director Abdel R. Salaam. This beloved annual tradition is a jubilant celebration of culture from Africa and its diaspora. This year, DanceAfrica offers a taste of the ...

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