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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/.
An Emphasis on Resistance: 2019 CIFO Grants & Commissions Program Exhibition
On View October 30, 2019 - February 2, 2020
El Museo del Barrio is delighted to host An Emphasis on Resistance, the Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation's 2019 Grants & Commissions Program exhibition highlighting new works by nine award-winning artists from seven Latin American countries, divided into thre categories: Achievement Award - Cecilia Vicuña (Chile); Mid-Career Artists - Leyla Cárdenas (Colombia), Ana Linnemann (Brazil), Yucef Mehri (Venezuela) and Nicolás Paris (Colombia); and Emerging Artists - Susana Pilar Delahante (Cuba), María José Machado (Ecuador), Claudia Martínez Garay (Peru), and Oscar Abraham Pabón (Venezuela).
An important catalyst for the presentation of new works and a meaningful platform for advanced research on Latinx and Latin American art, this collaboration between CIFO and El Museo del Barrio aims to consider the act of resistance in both Latin America and in its diaspora.
El Museo del Barrio | 1230 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10029
French Cinema Week & FIAF
Gainsbourg on Film
November & December
FIAF Florence Gould Hall
FIAF honors the career of celebrated actress, musician, and singer Charlotte Gainsbourg with a CinéSalon series devoted to her work on screen. Known for her bold choices and unfailingly independent spirit, Gainsbourg has become a muse for renowned directors from Lars von Trier to Yvan Attal.
The daughter of two European stars—Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg—the younger Gainsbourg was recognized as a supreme talent by her early teens. She won the César Award for Most Promising Actress at 14 years old for her performance in L’effrontée, and has been a consistently brilliant presence in cinema on both sides of the Atlantic since. Over the course of her career, Gainsbourg has crafted a mesmerizing screen presence with raw and emotional intensity which is captured through the films in this series.
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FIAF Florence Gould Hall |
55 East 59th Street
New York Shakespeare Exchange
Announces the Next
Our Own Voices, Our Own Tongues
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7pm
53rd Street Library
New York Shakespeare Exchange announces the next Freestyle Lab: Our Own Voices, Our Own Tongues on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7pm at the 53rd Street Library.
New York Shakespeare Exchange will present the final 2019 installment of their signature Freestyle Labs. Led by our curators and guest scholars, this lab will invite a discussion on Shakespeare and translation, asking us to consider how the work of a playwright who is known around the world might change as that work is "adopted" by other countries and cultures outside of his native England. What do we lose or gain when Shakespeare is translated out of its original text, and what are the different ways that translation can be its own creative act?
The November lab is co-curated by Jennifer Curfman and Cristina Lundy. Participating guest scholars include Cen Liu and Alison Walls, both PhD candidates at the CUNY Graduate Center.
This event is free, but reservations are suggested at www.nysx.org.
53rd Street Library | 18 W 53rd St, New York, NY
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.)
The Color of Power:
Heroes, Sheroes, & Their Creators Exhibit Opening Day | Saturday November 16, 2019 | 12PM - 6PM
Caribbean Cultural Center
are you a superhero/shero fanatic?!
Many of us consume superhero/shero stories daily, immersing ourselves in their fantastic worlds. We see ourselves in their back stories, super strengths, and weaknesses. However, rarely do these characters, that we so love, have their narratives, or their creators, reflected in our actual diverse world. Our upcoming exhibition, The Color of Power: Heroes, Sheroes, & Their Creators explores these issues.
On Saturday November 16, 2019, join us for the opening of our upcoming exhibition, The Color of Power: Heroes, Sheroes, & Their Creators. The exhibition is guest curated and features art from critically-acclaimed graphic novelist, activist, and philanthropist Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez of Somos Arte. On display will be the work of Sanford Greene, Alitha Martinez, Nilah Magruder, Afua Richardson, Ronald Wimberly, Billy Graham, and Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, guest curator. These comic book artists have achieved great commercial success and critical acclaim, creating stories that celebrate the beauty and rich heritage of the African Diaspora.
Our opening day will begin with SouSou! Saturdays family program occurring from 12:00 pm-4:00 pm; and programs for general audiences, including a wine reception, and a special limited guided tour by the guest-curator of the exhibition between 4:00pm-6:00pm.
Free Suggested Donation $5
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute | 120 E 125th St, New York, NY 10035
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)
Theater Resources Unlimited
Essentials of Successful Self-Producing 2019
Saturday November 23, 2019 from 12noon to 5:30pm
Clinton Cameo Studios
Theater Resources Unlimited presents Essentials of Successful Self-Producing 2019 on Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 12noon to 5:30pm at Clinton Cameo Studios, 307 W. 43rd Street, NYC.
Tickets are $125 for non-members, $85 for TRU Members; additional collaborators are $65 each.
Registration is available online at https://truonline.org/events/self-producing-2019/.
For more information about TRU membership and programs, visit www.truonline.org.
Clinton Cameo Studios | 307 W. 43rd Street, NYC.
The Drag Explosion
Friday, November 15th. 8PM
The Wild Project
On Friday, November 15th, Linda Simpson, a shining star of NYC’s drag scene for almost 30 years, returns to The Wild Project with another presentation of her acclaimed narrated her-storical slideshow, The Drag Explosion. All of the photos were shot by Linda from the late 1980s to the mid ‘90s (back when it was rare to hobnob with a camera), and they reveal a golden age of NYC drag history. During this era, the drag scene remarkably transformed from an underground art form into a pop-culture phenomenon. The photos capture wild nightlife, queer activism, and all sorts of colorful characters, including RuPaul, Lady Bunny and Lypsinka, as they joyfully pushed the boundaries of gender expression. Linda has presented her entertaining and educational history lesson at art spaces, theaters and colleges from coast to cast, as well as internationally. The website is TheDragExplosion.com.
Tickets $10. Available at door or in advance by visiting
The Wild Project | 195 East 3rd St
White Light Festival
DruidShakespeare:Richard III (U.S. production premiere)
Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:00 pm (preview performance)
Friday, November 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm (preview performance)
Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2:00 and 7:00 pm
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Friday, November 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College
The premiere of DruidShakespeare: Richard III from Ireland's Druid theater company and Tony Award-winning director Garry Hynes, starring Aaron Monaghan
For its tenth anniversary season, the 2019 White Light Festival features events presented in eight venues across the city, including U.S. and New York premieres and the return of festival favorites, through November 24.
The darker side of human nature is on display in DruidShakespeare: Richard III, a chilling story of power and ambition in a wickedly comic production from Ireland's Druid theater company and director Garry Hynes, opening on November 9. The production stars Aaron Monaghan, who appeared as Estragon in Druid's acclaimed Waiting for Godot in the 2018 White Light Festival.
Tickets for the 2019 White Light Festival are available online at WhiteLightFestival.org, by calling CenterCharge at 212.721.6500, or at the David Geffen or Alice Tully Hall Box Office (Broadway and 65th Street).
Performance length: Three hours, including intermission
There will be a pre-performance discussion with Garry Hynes and Robert Marx on Sunday, November 10 at 1:45 pm in the John Jay College Lecture Hall.
Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College | 524 West 59th Street
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