bronx Sat, May 10, 2014, 8:00 pm
An exhilarating mix of soft rock and Latin pop music with superb accompaniment on the guitar from the legendary singer-composer and virtuoso guitarist will sweep the concert series when José Feliciano returns to Lehman Center for a major concert celebrating Mother’s Day Weekend!
Brooklyn Sat, May 10, 2014, 4:00 pm
Rachel Kushner discusses The Flamethrowers, the riveting story of a young artist and the worlds she encounters in New York and Rome in the mid-1970s.The novel was a finalist for the National Book Award, a Top Ten Book of 2013 by the New York Times Book Review and one of ...
Brooklyn Sat, May 10, 2014, 1:30 pm
Flip books, step books, books that pop and spin — what better way to tell your story of travels than creating a book that moves? Museum educators will help you find the right materials for assembling your book creation and unique travelin’ tale.
queens Sat, May 10, 2014, 2:00 pm
Quintet of the Americas Presents Tone and Color Concert on May 10 at Rockaway Center for the Arts in Queens
Manhattan Sat, May 10, 2014, 7:30 pm
Tribeca Performing Arts Center will celebrate the legacy of the legendary Minton’s Playhouse, mythical birthplace of bebop, or the modern jazz sound, in 2014. Minton’s was significant as after-hours haunt uptown in Harlem where musicians would often come after their gigs elsewhere in the city, to jam with the house ...
Manhattan Sat, May 10, 2014 - Sun, Aug 24, 2014
The Museum of Modern Art presents a major retrospective devoted to the art of Lygia Clark (Brazilian, 1920–1988), the first comprehensive exhibition in North America of her work. Lygia Clark: The Abandonment of Art, 1948–1988 comprises nearly 300 works made between the late 1940s and her death in 1988.
Manhattan Sun, May 11, 2014, 2:00 pm
It’s Mother’s Day, and Inspector Pulse, the wacky private ear, wants to give his mother a beautiful piece of music he composed himself as a present, but all he can think of is the song “This Old Man!” What can he do? With the help of musical friends, Inspector Pulse ...
Manhattan Sun, May 11, 2014, 10:00 am
In honor of Mother's Day, the Central Park Zoo is hosting a family party! Visitors will meet a variety of zoo animal moms and their babies. Kids will join in to make tasty morsels for some super animal moms and go on an animal moms scavenger hunt that concludes ...
Brooklyn Sun, May 11, 2014, 1:00 pm
One of the most controversial figures of Russian literary landscape, Prilepin has won numerous literary awards, and his book, Sin, was named a book of the decade. This event is in Russian. To register, please visit www.brownpapertickets.com and enter the keyword Brooklyn Public Library. Limit 3 tickets per person.
Brooklyn Sun, May 11, 2014, 4:00 pm
Hailed by The New Yorker as “destined for great things,” when they played together for the first time, violinist Jesse Mills, cellist Raman Ramakrishnan, and pianist Rieko Aizawa immediately felt the spark of a unique connection. The trio will perform Beethoven’s Archduke Trio, Op. 97, and Schubert's E-flat trio, Op. ...
brooklyn Sun, May 11, 2014, 2:00 pm
J.S. Bach and his sons helped define and culminate the 17th and 18th century musical landscape. Take a journey through Baroque Europe and hear works by composers who both inspired, and were inspired by, the Bach family.PROGRAM CORELLI Sonata a Quattro in D Major, WoO 4 RAMEAU Deuxième concert in G Major ...