A landmark theater, City Center hosts performances by renowned national and international visiting artists, and City Center's own programs, such as the Encores! musical theater series.
Since its opening in 1965, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts has earned a reputation as one of the world's largest and most comprehensive collections of information on the performing arts. Each year, the library presents more than 200 free concerts, play readings, lectures, film screenings and panel discussions.
On multiple platforms, NYC-ARTS reports on New York City‚ cultural organizations, whose offerings greatly benefit residents and visitors‚ from children to adults, and teenagers to senior citizens. Through web sites, television, mobile applications and social media, NYC-ARTS nurtures New York City‚ position as a cultural capital of the world, one that has both world-renowned institutions and those that are focused on local communities.
Founded in 2008, Purple Threads Ensemble is an artist collective whose purpose is impactful and meaningful storytelling. The goal is to produce groundbreaking plays, original choreography, and innovative festivals that seek to explore the human condition.
A broad range of performing arts disciplines‚ drama, dance, music, performance art, troupe comedy, children's events‚ from a host of multicultural companies are presented in either the 476-seat Main Stage Theatre or the 100-seat cabaret/black box studio.
To the left of the quadrangle in the center of campus, you will see stairs going up. Climb the stairs to the top of the hill and proceed to the right of the art gallery to the Student Union Lounge directly in front of you -- 50 yards away. It is an orange brick building.
The Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents world-class entertainment in a wide variety of genres including theatre, popular music, dance and opera.
Since opening in 1932, Radio City Music Hall has served as a symbol of New York City's dedication to live performance. Radio City hosts hundreds of productions each year including the Christmas Spectacular featuring the world famous Rockettes, and the NFL draft.
Salvatore LaRussa Dance Theatre performances feature an electrifying repertoire of works by Salvatore LaRussa.
Symphony Space presents a full calendar of inexpensive‚ often free‚ programs. It presents over 200 music, dance, drama, literature, film and children's programs every year, including the annual Wall to Wall music marathons and Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story.