Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events include Dance On Camera Festival, The Tempest, La Serenissima and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.
Dance on Camera Festival remains the longest-running dance film festival in the world, providing a platform for choreographic storytelling and creative expression, and intimate access to innovative media artists and their cinematic works.
This all-female production of The Tempest, the third and final work in a trilogy of Shakespeare plays, is set against the backdrop of a women’s prison.
Carnegie Hall salutes La Serenissima’s dazzling artistic legacy with concerts that feature vocal masterpieces and virtuoso instrumental music.
This collection of rarely seen features, shorts, docs, and animation highlights black women filmmakers. Marginalized by institutional racism and sexism, they have struggled to gain a foothold in the film industry. One Way or Another integrates a range of historical, political and sexual themes, bringing together the women who helped pave new paths.
Celebrate the opening of "Black Panther Got Loose from the Bronx Zoo: an Exhibition by Ido Michaeli" with an evening of poetry performances in English, Hebrew and Arabic.