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ANT Fest: The President Plays, Part I

Ars Nova

Manhattan Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 7:00 pm

Watch our first 15 presidents die serving their country, each in a different way. From absurd to poignant, join us for a warped pseudo-history of America in this epic short play cycle that puts a macabre twist on the nation’s highest office.

When You Got It, Flaunt It: An Intimate Evening with Cady Huffman

American Opera Projects

Brooklyn Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 6:30 pm

Using a playlist of opera and music theater favorites, Tony winner Cady Huffman (The Nance, The Producers) discusses her connections to both genres in a program that features music by soprano Sequina DuBose and countertenor Ryland Angel.

Director Jack O’Brien with Nathan Lane

92nd Street Y

Manhattan Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 8:15 pm

One of Broadways’ best-loved directors, Jack O’Brien discusses his career and his new memoir "Jack Be Nimble" with Nathan Lane, whom he directs in the Tony Award-winning play, "The Nance."

How is Jack Goldstein?

The Jewish Museum

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 6:30 pm

As Jack Goldstein’s instructor at CalArts in the early 1970s, John Baldessari greatly informed the late artist’s work. Artist R. H. Quaytman continues the tradition of appropriation and mechanical reproduction. Baldessari and Quaytman share their reflections and impressions of Goldstein in this intergenerational dialogue moderated by Jens Hoffmann.

Midsummer Night Swing – Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Damrosch Park

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 6:30 pm

The JLCO formed when Wynton Marsalis and his septet joined forces with the surviving players of the Duke Ellington Orchestra, creating a group that knows that some jazz masterpieces are meant to be danced to. This beautiful big band will bring back the glory of ballrooms past. Dance Lesson ...

Summer Garden Concert: Wind Trio

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 6:00 pm

Listen to live music in the garden, featuring the Wind Trio from LaGuardia Arts, the "Fame" School. Students from this internationally recognized school of performing arts will play classical and contemporary selections. Complimentary beverages and museum tour included.

ANT Fest: Night of the Living Deepwater Horizon

Ars Nova

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 7:00 pm

Part puppet show, part zombie movie, this docu-drama/slasher flick mash-up combines first-hand accounts, newsreel footage and lo-fi charm to explore the 2010 Gulf Coast Oil Spill through the lens of George Romero’s original Night of the Living Dead. A foxy boxing match that is both slippery and toxic!

River To River: James Maddock

World Financial Center / Brookfield Place Plaza

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 5:30 pm

British-born James Maddock gained notoriety and accolades for his work with the band Wood and as a solo musician. His Americana sound won him praise at the 2010/11 NY Music Awards and WFUV’s 2011 Listener’s Poll.

River To River: Angelique Kidjo

Rockefeller Park

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 7:00 pm

Originally from Benin, New York City resident Angelique Kidjo has been called "Africa's premier diva" by Time magazine. She performs in a free concert along the Hudson River.

River To River: Capture/release: A Celebration in Honor of Lar Lubovitch

Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 7:30 pm

An evening of five works—including two music and dance world premieres—with Lar Lubovitch and his dance company in honor of the 45th anniversary of the company and Lubovitch’s 50th year in dance.

John Zorn @ 60: Sacred Voices

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 7:30 pm

The maverick American composer and new-music pioneer John Zorn will premiere EARTHSPIRIT and MADRIGALS, two new works for female voices, inside James Turrell’s site-specific installation Aten Reign (2013). George Steel, General Manager and Artistic Director, New York City Opera, will moderate a discussion with Zorn.

SummerStage: Tribute to Ismael Rivera with Moncho Rivera (in association with La Mega)

St. Mary's Park

bronx Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 7:00 pm

Ramon “Moncho” Rivera has spent a lifetime singing praises to his famed uncle, Ismael Rivera. After all, Ismael Rivera was the reigning king of soneros of his generation, and since his passing, he’s been one of the most revered figures in the history of salsa in Puerto Rico and ...