The festival is an ongoing effort to nurture the creation of innovative work within the hip-hop aesthetic; present and tour American and international artists whose work addresses the issues relevant to the hip-hop generation; and serve young, urban communities through outreach and education that celebrates contemporary language and culture.
Dedicated to the fusion of music, film, dance and visual art, Le Poisson Rouge is a multimedia art cabaret founded by musicians on the site of the historic Village Gate.
Dance, music and theater are presented in this 2,300-seat concert hall at Lehman College in the Bronx.
This 16.3-acre campus is home to 12 resident companies, including Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the New York City Opera, the New York City Ballet, the Metropolitan Opera, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, and the New York Philharmonic, among others.
Opened in 1993, this small, storefront music venue on the Lower East Side can accommodate 250 rock fans. Live shows are held every night of the week with few off-night exceptions. The stage, elevated only a few feet off the ground, promotes an intimate connection between audience and band.
Harlem's 20,000-square-foot living room for film and live performances, including music, from the African and Latino diaspora.
This three-level, three-bar rock venue located in the uber-hip Brooklyn neighborhood of its namesake boasts balcony seating and elevated side levels on the ground floor, providing excellent sight lines.
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.
Output is open to anyone, but is not for everyone. Output welcomes individuals who value the communal experience of music over cameras and bottle service.