Written by Gunilla Hemming (Finland, 2012) and directed by Sarah Cameron Sunde (U.S.), Frau Höss explores the lives of German women who lived behind the scenes as wives of powerful Nazi officers. What part did these loyal wives play in the Third Reich? The event is a reading.
Eaton will discuss his work and its changes over the years during the concert, perhaps with other guest composers and performers. Following the concert the Center for Contemporary Opera and the Pocket Opera Players will present a release party for an Albany Records DVD of Eaton's latest Pocket Opera.
Based on a ghost story by Henry James, "The Turn of the Screw" is described by director Sam Buntrock as a contemporary horror story in which “chilling events unravel a mysterious building’s terrifying past, pushing the boundaries between sanity and the supernatural.”
An evening of poetry with actress and author Sherry Reiter and spoken-word artist and performer Barbara Bethea. The strong parallels in the poetry of African Americans and Jewish Americans will be explored and discussed.
Reem Fadda, Associate Curator, Middle Eastern Art, Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Project, and recently appointed curator for the United Arab Emirates Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale, presents “The Contemporary History of the UAE Art Scene,” examining the landscape of the UAE’s vanguard artists from the mid-1970s to present.
Founded in 1946 and widely known as “the quintessential American string quartet,” the JSQ presents a farewell performance as violist Samuel Rhodes prepares to retire from the famed ensemble. Performing a program featuring two viola quintets, the JSQ welcomes guest violist Roger Tapping, who will join the ensemble in the ...
Bang on a Can and The Museum of Modern Art present a pair of concerts in conjunction with MoMA’s exhibition "Inventing Abstraction, 1910–1925" that reveal how pioneering European composers of 100 years ago forever changed music in New York.