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.
Peter Lloyd, co-author of the new book, Vignelli: Transit Maps, joins Yoshi Waterhouse and Beatriz Cifuentes of Vignelli Associates for an animated discussion on design, maps, diagrams, information fragmentation, and the history of what must surely be the most controversial transit map of the century.
Jonas Kaufmann stars in the title role of the innocent who finds wisdom. His fellow Wagnerian luminaries include Katarina Dalayman as the mysterious Kundry, Peter Mattei as the ailing Amfortas, Evgeny Nikitin as the wicked Klingsor, and René Pape as the noble knight Gurnemanz. Daniele Gatti conducts.