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Baruch Performing Arts Center at Baruch College
Announces 2019/2020 Season
Through April 17, 2020
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The Theater at the 14th Street Y
Through June 28, 2020
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Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the
Guggenheim, Announces Fall 2019 Season
Through December 17, 2019
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Green-Wood Cemetery Events
Through November 29, 2019
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French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) Presents
Magnetic Gaze: Isabelle Adjani on Screen
A CinéSalon Series Featuring the Iconic Actress in 10 Films by 10 Different Directors
September 10–October 29
Special appearance by James Ivory, Oct. 1
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13TH ANNUAL NYC GREEK FILM FESTIVAL
THURSDAY OCTOBER 17TH -
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 23RD, 2019
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White Light Festival
Tenth Anniversary of Festival
Includes Two U.S. Theater Production Premieres
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
October 19 - November 23
Through October 31, 2019
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14th Annual Latin American Cultural Week
November 9 through 19, 2019
Music, Theater, Dance, Literature, & Visual Arts Events Throughout New York City
Pan American Musical Art Research (PAMAR), founded in 1984 by Uruguayan-born pianist Polly Ferman, now Artistic Director of PAMAR, presents the 14th Annual Latin American Cultural Week (LACW), November 9 through 19, 2019. (Additional events precede & follow official dates.)
This is a diverse and dynamic showcase of the rich culture of Latin America & Spain throughout New York City, with music, theater, dance, literary, and visual arts presentations in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens. In support of the #MeToo #YoTambién movement, this years’ LACW will feature women artists of the Americas. PAMAR produces or co-produces a number of LACW events. Visit http://www.lacw.net/ for more LACW details.
LACW 2019 events produced by PAMAR include:
Saturday, November 9 @ 7:00pm - Afro-Venezuela Viva - Our Saviour of Atonement Lutheran Church/Cornerstone Center, 178 Bennett Ave., Manhattan - Suggested Donation $10
Sunday, November 10 @ 4:30pm - Sonidos de Latinoamérica - Greenwich House Music School, Renee Weiler Concert Hall, 46 Barrow St., Manhattan - Admission: $15, $10 Students/Seniors
Monday, November 11 @ 7:30pm - Terra Nostra Ensemble - Iberia to Latin America
Greenwich House Music School, Weiler Hall, 46 Barrow St., Manhattan - Admission: $15, $10 Students/Seniors
Monday, November 18 @ 7:30pm - Harmonia del Parnàs ¡Oygan Una Xacarilla! Un Viaje Entre España y Las Américas - Greenwich House Music School, Weiler Hall, 46 Barrow St., Manhattan
Admission: $15, $10 Students/Seniors
Other LACW 2019 events include:
Sunday November 17 @ 4:00pm – Women in Latin Jazz Festival - Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling, 898 St Nicholas Ave. @155 St., Manhattan - Free Admission
November 22 – 23 @ 8:00pm - The Power of the Latina Voice - Ballet Hispánico at the Apollo Theater - Apollo Theater, 253 W. 125 St., Manhattan - Tickets start at $10
Monday November 18 @ 6:00pm - Interactive Reading *Aymimadre!* - Dominican Cultural Civic Center, 619 W. 145 St., Manhattan (between Broadway & Riverside Dr.) - Free Admission
October 2 – November 22, Gallery Hours vary - Andrea Arroyo “Empower!” Exhibition - Grady Alexis Gallery, el Taller Latino Americano, 215 E. 99 St. in Manhattan - Free Admission
More Info, www.andreaarroyo.com
Other LACW featured participants and events will include Latin American Song - A Celebration, with vocalists Mario Arevalo, Celia Castro, Rafael Lebron and Ilya Martinez, with pianist Max Lifchitz on November 12 at Manhattan’s National Opera Center, Music From Exile, with pianist Renana Gutman, also November 12 at Manhattan’s Baruch Performing Arts Center at Baruch College, Hemisphere’s Uruguayan and American music on November 14 at Brooklyn’s ShapeShifter Lab, JKLM DUO - Jamie Lee, flute and Katty Mayorga, classical guitar, November 16 at Manhattan’s Saint John's Church In the Village, Teatro Argentino En New York: Un Festín En Mi Cabeza on November 14 at Manhattan’s Consulate General of Argentina in New York, Puerto Rican Traveling Theater’s Guaracha -The Musical, opening November 15 in Manhattan and Somos Más on November 16 at Queens Museum.
Find a full calendar of activities at http://www.lacw.net/.
LYONS WIER GALLERY
Myths and Mirrors
Exhibition Dates: October 3 - November 2, 2019
Artist's Reception: Thursday, October 3rd, 6-8pm
Gallery Hours: Tues - Sat, 11am-6pm
Lyons Wier Gallery is pleased to present "Myths and Mirrors" by James Gortner.
Gortner continues to refine and expand on subjects and forms he has explored throughout his career, all the while pushing his work into new terrain. The artist views the exhibition as a significant opportunity to lay bare and test what his paintings can do within these new environments. The unique qualities of Gortner's work will be highlighted within the gallery, where his investigations of scale, color, and composition will be fully on display.
Lyons Wier Gallery |
542 West 24th Street, New York, NY 10011
Tel: +1 (212) 242 6220
Instagram: lyonswiergallery / Twitter: lwgallery
New York Shakespeare Exchange
announces the next
To Undreamed Shores:
Shakespeare and Immigrant Voices in Conversation
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7pm
53rd Street Library
New York Shakespeare Exchange announces the next Freestyle Lab:To Undreamed Shores: Shakespeare and Immigrant Voices in Conversation on Tuesday, October 22,2019 at 7pm at the 53rd Street Library Theater (18 W. 53rd Street, NYC).
The October lab features an ensemble of immigrant and first-generation actors presenting excerpts from Shakespeare and contemporary poets, playwrights, essayists, and politicians - all with the focus on themes of immigration. The performance will be followed by a lively town hall conversation during which we will expand on topics like family separation, treatment of refugees, cultural stereotyping, assimilation, how languages figure in to the immigrant experience, and the code-switching and loaded expectations that often come with being a first-generation citizen. The evening is curated by Jennifer Curfman, Aysha Salam, and Associate Artistic Director Cristina Lundy.
NYSX will present the final signature Freestyle Lab of 2019 at the New York Public Library at 53rd Street on November 19, 2019. www.NYSX.org
This event is free, but reservations are requested at www.NYSX.org.
53rd Street Library Theater | 18 W. 53rd Street, NYC
Pressed: Images from the Jewish Daily Forward
Wednesday, October 23 | 6 - 8 PM
Museum at Eldridge Street
Museum at Eldridge Street announces Pressed: Images from the Jewish Daily Forward, a new exhibition featuring archival press plates and historic images from the legendary Forward newspaper. Metal plates once used to print images in the newspaper will be displayed alongside contemporary prints made with the same process at South Street Seaport's Bowne & Co., Stationers.
Illustrations by Max Fleischer, whose work often appeared in the pages of the Forward. Fleischer is the creator of many iconic images, including Betty Boop.
Join us for the opening reception and be the first to see these fascinating artifacts of printing and cultural history. You'll hear remarks from exhibition curators, archivists, and Museum and Forward leadership.
Museum at Eldridge Street
12 Eldridge | New York, NY| 10002
RADIOTHEATRE PRESENTS Its 16th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL
“CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT”
12 Classic Sanguinary Tales Of Terror!
OCT 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31, NOV 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 @ 8PM
THE SANCTUARY at St. John’s Lutheran Church
In celebration of its 16th Season in downtown NYC, the critically acclaimed, award-winning troupe of performers RADIOTHEATRE Presents Its 16th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL: CHILDREN OF THE NIGHT…12 Classic Sanguinary Tales Of Terror LIVE ON STAGE …complete with its great cast of story tellers, original orchestral scores and a plethora of sound FX that leaves its audiences clamoring for more! Just bring your imagination!
Please check www.radiotheatrenyc.com for complete schedule. The repertory includes:
DRACULA'S GUESTS - Bram Stoker's tale of a young couple who inadvertently fall under the spell of the Count, himself!
CARMILLA - J.Sheridan LeFanu's classic story of a lonely girl who becomes infatuated with a mysterious female stranger! Adapted many times in various media, this 1872 vampire tale not only predates DRACULA by 26 yrs but it is the first Lesbian Vampire story!
HE - by H.P. Lovecraft. A man wandering the back alleys of old Greenwich Village one night meets a weird guy who seems to belong to a bygone era. One of the few stories Lovecraft wrote while living for a brief time in Brooklyn! PS - He hated NYC.
GABRIELA - A man finds a beautiful naked woman in the forest. Yeah, so? Well, he's gay and she's....? From a tale by Saki.
MRS. AMWORTH - Is the new neighbor on Christopher Street a vampire? A horror staple by E.F.Benson included in hundreds of anthologies.
THE TOMB OF SARAH – In 1900, a construction crew opens a forgotten tomb in the crypt beneath St. John's Sanctuary in old Greenwich Village!
CROGLIN HOUSE - based on fact, this famous tale is about a young couple who move into an old house...that is haunted by a vampire, of course!
THE HORROR FROM THE MOUND - two farmers out west must combat a vampiric demon in Robert E. Howard's classic yarn.
FOUR WOODEN STAKES - a young man seeks to discover the reason why his family is dying before it is too late!
THE SUMACH - when their sister and dog die mysteriously, two women learn that the red sumach tree in their Greenwich Village yard is not just a tree.
FOR THE BLOOD IS THE LIFE - while on tour in Italy, a couple is haunted by an ancient bloodsucking spirit!
THE VAMPIRE MAID - a hiker stops off at an old house for a rest, but the landlady's daughter has other plans for him.
$24 tickets - $12 Students/Seniors TIX: www.radiotheatrenyc.com
Box Office open 30 min before show time. Wheelchair accessible. Running Time: 80min
PRESS PHOTOS AND INFO: www.radiotheatrenyc.com
THE SANCTUARY at St. John’s Lutheran Church | 81 Christopher St. /7th Ave. NYC
(1 train to Sheridan Square/Christopher St.; all trains to W.4th St.)
Schtick A Pole In It: Halloween Edition
Oct 25th & 26th 8-10pm
From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Schtick starts with a comic and ends with a pole dancer. 5 comics and 5 dancers. Comics tell jokes. Pole dancers pole dance. They’re not strippers, it’s not burlesque. It’s aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying tricks that make your jaw drop. For the past 6 years we've been NYC's best and only comedy and pole dancing show. In honor of Halloween, we're doing a dress up show. All the dancers will be getting on the pole as your favorite Music Legends. Come celebrate Halloween in style, on the Pole. More importantly, if you don't see shows like this why are you even paying these crazy rents?
$35 VIP Seated/$25 Seats/$20 Standing/ $30 Cash at Door
For more info: www.schtickapole.com
Drom NYC | 85 Ave A
Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU)
Presents the October Panel, Theater in a Changing World: Time to Get Off the Blocks?
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 7:30pm
Polaris North Theater
Is theater hamstrung by tradition, or is it evolving and keeping up with the changes in our culture? Speakers from the commercial, regional and indie worlds will consider the need to stay relevant in this age of technology ... how to attract young audiences as well as diverse audiences ... the trend to rethink classics for new audiences and how far we should go with revisionism rather than create new works ... other trends, healthy or un- ... the degree to which theater can be a force for change ... the need for greater diversity within the business itself. And a look at the shifting emphases in press and marketing.
The panel will Teresa Eyring, executive director of Theater Communications Group (TCG); legendary press agent Irene Gandy of Jeffrey Richards Associates (The Great Society, American Son, The Heidi Chronicles and You Can't Take It with You revivals, Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, The Realistic Joneses, All the Way); and Kat Mustatea, playwright/poet, TED resident ("the meaning of art in an age of machines").
Doors open at 7pm for networking and refreshments, roundtable introductions of everyone in the room will start at 7:30pm - come prepared with your best half-minute summary of who you are, and what you need.
Free for TRU members; $13 for non-members ($16 at the door). Please use the bright red reservation box at https://truonline.org/events/off-the-blocks/, or call at least a day in advance (or much sooner) for reservations: 833-506-5550, or e-mail TRUStaff1@gmail.com
Polaris North Theater | 245 W. 29th Street
The 2019 Martha Hill Awards Gala
November 25th, 6 to 10 PM
The Martha Hill Dance Fund announces the 2019 Martha Hill Awards Gala, this year presenting Lifetime Achievement Awards to Carolyn Adams, Stuart Hodes and Betty Jones. The 2019 Mid-Career Awardees will go to Sean Curran and Nigel Campbell & Chanel daSilva. The awards are named for the late, remarkable Martha Hill, former longtime director of the Juilliard Dance Program, whose influence in the world of dance and performance knew no bounds.
Tickets start at $125
Manhattan Penthouse | 80 Fifth Avenue (at 14th Street)
The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) Hosts
Opening Night of TEFAF
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Park Avenue Armory
On Thursday, October 31, 2019, The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) will host the fourth annual Opening Night of TEFAF New York Fall, chaired by Nina Carbone, Fiona Druckenmiller, George Farias, Libby Fitzgerald, Jennifer James, Lisa McCarthy, Alex Papachristidis and Betsy Pitts.
The Opening Night offers The Society’s members and New York’s most notable collectors, philanthropists and leaders in fashion and design an exclusive preview of the fair’s sensational pieces before it opens to the public the following day. Opening Night tickets will be available for purchase at www.society.mskcc.org/tefaf, or by calling 212.639.7972.
Proceeds from The Opening Night will benefit The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s patient care, research, and education programs at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
The fourth annual TEFAF New York Fall, focusing on fine and decorative arts from antiquity to 1920, will run at the historic Park Avenue Armory November 1-5, 2019.
Park Avenue Armory |643 Park Ave, New York, NY
Visionary Leaders at FIAF
on Cross-Cultural Management at L’Oréal
In conversation with author Andrew Molinsky
Thursday, October 24 at 7pm
FIAF Florence Gould Hall
Jean-Paul Agon, the visionary Chairman and CEO of L’Oréal, has built the esteemed French company into the largest beauty group in the world. In conversation with acclaimed author Dr. Andrew Molinsky, Agon will discuss the pillars of cross-cultural management in today’s changing digital landscape and his continued leadership in responsible innovation.
Mr. Agon and Dr. Molinsky, author of Global Dexterity: How to Adapt Your Behavior Across Cultures without Losing Yourself in the Process and professor at Brandeis University, will discuss the challenges of maintaining growth in global markets.
FIAF Florence Gould Hall | 55 East 59th Street, NYC
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