The internationally-acclaimed Strindberg scholar, translator, and former ASF Fellow Harry G. Carlson passed away at the end of the August Strindberg centennial year in 2012. Carlson’s legacy will be celebrated with readings from his unpublished Strindberg translations and accolades from colleagues, students, and collaborators.
Carroll Gardens resident Joan Marans Dim, an essayist and historian, and New York City artist Antonio Masi will discuss and visually present their book "New York’s Golden Age of Bridges." Photographer Thomas Rupolo will share his of photo exploration of Red Hook as featured in his book "Images of Red ...
This energetic collective of fellows from The Academy has earned accolades for its fresh approach to wide-ranging repertoire. It’s joined here by Robert Spano, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's music director, in a performance of Messiaen’s "Des canyons aux étoiles."
Eva-Maria Westbroek and Marcello Giordani star in the Met's production of Zandonai's melodic gem, inspired by Dante's Inferno. Marco Armiliato conducts.“From the moment the curtain rises you are awed by Ezio Frigerio’s towering, grandly detailed sets, designed for a 1984 resurrection of a work neglected since 1918. Franca Squarciapino’s costumes ...
Grammy winners Steven Mackey (composer/electric guitar) and Rinde Eckert (voice/accordion) present, for the first time, the complete set of songs from the forthcoming debut album by their band Big Farm.
This remarkable debut feature explores the impulse to commit murder, following two snipers, the elder John and 17-year old Lee, who orchestrate an insidious act of gun violence that is seemingly torn from the front pages.
See what has people buzzing when Yuja Wang performs Beethoven’s Concerto No. 4 with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony. Plus, the symphony performs Mahler's Ninth Symphony in its final Carnegie Hall appearance of the season.
Verdi’s Shakespearean masterpiece returns with José Cura in the title role, opposite Krassimira Stoyanova as Desdemona and Thomas Hampson as Iago. Alain Altinoglu conducts.Approximate running time 3 hrs. 1 min.Production: Elijah Moshinsky Set Designer: Michael Yeargan Costume Designer: Peter J. Hall
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein and singer-songwriter Tift Merritt join forces in Night, a unique collaboration uniting folk, rock and classical worlds, exploring common terrain and uncovering new musical landscapes.