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Teaching Through Art at the Guggenheim Museum

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Manhattan Sat, Sep 28, 2013 - Tue, Oct 29, 2013

A workshop for educators that explores strategies developed by the Guggenheim Museum's Learning Through Art program.

Matthew Gordon Lasner Book Talk

Skyscraper Museum

Manhattan Tue, Oct 29, 2013, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

In this unprecedented study Matthew Gordon Lasner explores the history of co-owned multifamily housing in the United States, from New York City's first co-op, in 1881, to contemporary condo and townhouse complexes coast to coast. Lasner explains the complicated social, economic, and political factors that have increased demand for this ...

Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas

Van Alen Books

Manhattan Tue, Oct 29, 2013, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Like the bestselling Infinite City: A San Francisco Atlas, this book is a brilliant reinvention of the traditional atlas, one that provides a vivid, complex look at the multi-faceted nature of New Orleans, a city replete with contradictions. More than twenty essays assemble a chorus of vibrant voices, including geographers, ...


Carnegie Hall

Manhattan Tue, Oct 29, 2013, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The San Diego Symphony, now celebrating its 102nd season, makes its Carnegie Hall debut. Pianist Lang Lang joins music director Jahja Ling and the San Diego Symphony for a performance of Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2. The San Diego Symphony also performs Prokofiev’s Fifth Symphony and premieres a new commissioned ...

Baden-Baden 1927

Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

Manhattan Wed, Oct 23, 2013 - Tue, Oct 29, 2013

Gotham Chamber Opera presents the U.S. Stage Premiere of Baden-Baden 1927, a staged evening of four one-act operas that appeared together at the Baden-Baden Festival in 1927.

It’s Just Sex

Actors' Temple

Manhattan Sun, Aug 25, 2013 - Wed, Oct 30, 2013

"It’s Just Sex" depicts the lives of three typical couples, each experiencing the trials and tribulations of married life, during one fateful evening.

EMISSIONS: Images from the Mixing Layer – lecture & exhibit

Great Hall, The Cooper Union

Manhattan Wed, Oct 30, 2013, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

EMISSIONS: Images from the Mixing Layer initiates new ways of sourcing information, sharing and expressing data. The project draws upon a scientific study conducted by Gas Safety Inc. under the aegis of Damascus Citizens for Sustainability which utilized highly sensitive technology to measure fugitive methane emissions over 160 miles ...

Creators in Concert: OPERA America Sonbook

OPERA America

Manhattan Wed, Oct 30, 2013, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

To celebrate the opening of the National Opera Center in 2012, OPERA America invited leading classical song and opera composers to each write a song for solo singer and piano following the themes of opening a new home, the joy of singing or the excitement of new beginnings.

Glimmerglass ShowTalk: Composers and Process

92nd Street Y

Manhattan Wed, Oct 30, 2013, 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm

92Y is proud to partner with The Glimmerglass Festival, America’s foremost summer opera festival, to present an evening of free-wheeling conversation.

Creepshow at the Freakshow: Dirty Work at the Wax Works

Coney Island USA

brooklyn Fri, Oct 11, 2013 - Thu, Oct 31, 2013

Coney Island Criminals is Dick Zigun's 2013 Creepshow. It is the "true story" of teenage Al Capone getting his famous scars while working as Bartender/Bouncer at Coney Island's The Harvard Inn, a saloon owned by Brooklyn gangster, Frankie Yale. Not only was The Harvard Inn Capone's first job, it was ...

Urban Fabric: Building New York’s Garment District

Skyscraper Museum

Manhattan Mon, Aug 05, 2013 - Thu, Oct 31, 2013

The Skyscraper Museum presents a free exhibition on the architecture and urban history of the Garment District–the area of west midtown from 35th to 41st Streets and Seventh to Ninth Avenues.

The Haunted Pumpkin Garden at The New York Botanical Garden

New York Botanical Garden

bronx Wed, Oct 09, 2013 - Thu, Oct 31, 2013

Experience the thrills and chills of the season with a garden full of intricately carved pumpkin sculptures, bugs, bats, parades, and more. New this year, the Haunted Pumpkin Garden features creepy creature encounters every weekend and the largest Spooky Nighttime Adventures trail ever! On October 19–20, watch master carver Ray ...