You loved them as a kid, through all their fun, foibles and life lessons learned in their great, big tree house in Bear Country. Now it's time to bring the magic of the Berenstain Bears to your own children through the Off Broadway staging.
Day 11 (Saturday, March 30) of the New Directors/New Films Festival features: "Stories We Tell" by Sarah Polley, "Towheads" by Shannon Plumb, "People’s Park" by JP Sniadecki and Libbie Dina Cohn, and ND/NF Shorts: Program 3.
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
Soprano Diana Damrau tackles Verdi’s eternal heroine for the first time anywhere in Willy Decker’s inspiring production. Plácido Domingo expands his repertoire to sing the baritone role of Germont, Violetta’s tormentor.
The world famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is a family-oriented blend of the unique physical comedy, juggling and balancing skills of internationally acclaimed award-winner Gregory Popovich, and the extraordinary talents of his 30 performing pets.
Closing night (Sunday, March 31) of the New Directors/New Films Festival features the New York premiere of "Our Nixon," an unprecedented, insider’s view of an American presidency. Also, the ND/NF Shorts: Program 2, which features six shorts.
Barnard professor of dance Lynn Garafola and a panel of professional dancers come together to share their experiences reinventing "The Rite of Spring," Igor Stravinsky and Vaslav Nijinsky ‘s avant-garde classic.
"New Wave Finland" co-curator Timothy Persons will lead Helsinki School artists in a conversation on their photographic processes, the Helsinki School, and new currents in international contemporary photography.
Within a pulsating dance club atmosphere, David Byrne and Fatboy Slim deconstruct the astonishing journey of Filipina First Lady Imelda Marcos retracing her meteoric rise from childhood to her subsequent descent into infamy and disgrace at the end of the People Power Revolution.
Tickets, postcards, timetables and transfers! New York Transit Museum's archives hold thousands of examples of "ephemera" and archivist Carey Stumm will show you treasures focused on Grand Central Terminal and the New York Central Railroad.