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  • NYC-ARTS Top Five: May 2-8

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events include The Pied Piper by the Carlo Colla & Sons Marionette Company, Panorama Europe film festival, and an exhibit at the new Met Breuer.Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • The Humans

    Written by Pultizer Prize finalist Stephen Karam, the story centers on The Blakes, a middle class family whose Thanksgiving dinner is the scene of escalating anxiety and existential horror.

  • Vintage Theater on a Modern Stage: The Golden Bride

    The Golden Bride, the long-forgotten 1923 Yiddish operetta that plays with themes of love, wealth, and immigration electrified New York audiences this past winter for the first time in almost 70 years.

    Before the Bride reopens at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in July, join Museum of the City of New York for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes talk with the show’s creative team, and enjoy selected songs performed by Rachel Policar and other members of the cast. Reception and viewing of New York’s Yiddish Theater: From the Bowery to Broadway to follow.

  • Panorama Europe 2016

    From mind-bending genre experiments that reinvent the musical, sci-fi film, and horror movie, to gripping dramatic features and documentaries capturing the tenuous nature of modern life for a variety of wanderers and refugees, Panorama Europe 2016 is a vibrant selection of some of the finest and most riveting films coming out of Europe today. Filled […]

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: New York City Ballet

    The current season of the New York City Ballet runs through May 29th and includes 24 different works, all to be performed at the David H. Koch Theater. On May 4th the Spring Gala Performance will feature two world premiere ballets: Christopher Wheeldon’s “American Rhapsody” and Nicolas Blanc’s “Mothership.”

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: April 28 2016

    A visit to The Met Fifth Avenue to see the exhibition “Vigée Le Brun: Woman Artist in Revolutionary France.” A feature about The School of American Ballet. And a look at Jane’s Carousel located in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

  • The Pied Piper – Carlo Colla & Sons Marionette Company

    In a stunning display of enchanting artistry and masterful storytelling, Carlo Colla & Sons Marionette Company (Sleeping Beauty, New Vic 2013) tells the cautionary tale of a town overrun by greed, corruption and rats in the U.S. Premiere of The Pied Piper from May 6 – 15, 2016. This gorgeous production will take the New […]

  • Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible

    Beginning with the Renaissance masters, this scholarly and innovative exhibition examines the term “unfinished” in its broadest possible sense, including works left incomplete by their makers, which often give insight into the process of their creation, but also those that partake of a non finito—intentionally unfinished—aesthetic that embraces the unresolved and open-ended.

  • NYC-ARTS Top Five: April 25 – May 1

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events include Poetry & the Creative Mind, celebrating the arts of Japan at the Met and celebrating Shakespeare’s legacy at BAM. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • El Museo del Barrio | NYC-ARTS News: April 21-28

    Highlights of the arts and culture news: “The Illusive Eye” at El Museo del Barrio; MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) at New York City Center; “Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place” at Newark Museum; and a variety of events related to the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.