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Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include Nightly Met Opera Streams, Battery Dance TV, El Museo en Tu Casa and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYC_ARTS on Instagram or @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.






    Nightly Met Opera Streams

    Nightly Met Opera Streams

    Metropolitan Opera

    Manhattan

    Tue, Mar 17, 2020 - Fri, May 15, 2020

    Each day, a different encore presentation from the Met Opera’s "Live in HD" series is being made available for free streaming on the Met website, with each performance available for a period of 23 hours, from 7:30 p.m. EDT until 6:30 p.m. the following day. The schedule will include outstanding complete performances from the past 14 years of cinema transmissions, starring all of opera’s greatest singers. The streams are also available through the Met Opera ...

    Battery Dance TV

    Battery Dance TV

    Battery Dance Company

    Manhattan

    Fri, Mar 27, 2020 - Fri, May 15, 2020

    Battery Dance announces the creation of Battery Dance TV which provides free live dance classes and programming for the general public. Faced with the cancellation of its New York City public school dance classes and the postponement of its State Department Nigeria tour, the company staff members went into high gear (from living rooms and kitchens), creating online content. Beginning on March 29, Battery Dance will tap into its international network to host Artists Talks ...

    A Short Film a Day

    A Short Film a Day

    Tribeca Film Festival

    Manhattan

    Tue, Mar 17, 2020 - Fri, May 15, 2020

    As a special thank you to the brave people staying home and doing their part to help keep our community safe, Tribeca is proud to present an online series of shorts, with a new film rolled out at 11 a.m. every day for a moment of entertainment and refuge in a world unknown. Several films will be making their world online premiere. For a full schedule please visit Tribeca News.

    Live@NationalSawdust

    Live@NationalSawdust

    National Sawdust

    Brooklyn

    Mon, Mar 30, 2020 - Sat, Sep 19, 2020

    National Sawdust is launching Live@NationalSawdust, a free digital platform that releases weekly videos of concerts from the past five seasons as well as professional development programming. The Live@NationalSawdust initial releases focus on the very first concert in the venue from October 2015, including performances by Philip Glass, Foday Musa Suso, Tanya Tagaq, Chris Thile, Nico Muhly, Nadia Sirota, Jeffrey Zeigler, Eve Gigliotti, Paola Prestini, Nels Cline, Glenn Kotche, Theo Bleckmann, ACME and more. Future releases ...

    El Museo en Tu Casa

    El Museo en Tu Casa

    El Museo del Barrio

    Manhattan

    Thu, Mar 19, 2020 - Fri, May 15, 2020

    As you spend time indoors ensuring the safety of you and your loved ones, El Museo del Barrio wants to bring a small piece of the museum to your home through the El Museo en Tu Casa initiative. During these moments of uncertainty, art and culture can offer a sense of connectivity, pride, and enjoyment. While the Museum is temporarily closed, we'll be sharing a selection of content each week, including past performances, artist interviews, ...

Nightly Met Opera Streams

Lincoln Center Plaza

New York N.Y. 10023

2123626000

Each day, a different encore presentation from the Met Opera’s "Live in HD" series is being made available for free streaming on the Met website, with each performance available for a period of 23 hours, from 7:30 p.m. EDT until 6:30 p.m. the following day. The schedule will include outstanding ...

Battery Dance TV

380 Broadway

New York N.Y. 10013

2122193910

Battery Dance announces the creation of Battery Dance TV which provides free live dance classes and programming for the general public. Faced with the cancellation of its New York City public school dance classes and the postponement of its State Department Nigeria tour, the company staff members went into high ...

El Museo en Tu Casa

1230 Fifth Avenue

new york N.Y. 10029

2128317272

As you spend time indoors ensuring the safety of you and your loved ones, El Museo del Barrio wants to bring a small piece of the museum to your home through the El Museo en Tu Casa initiative. During these moments of uncertainty, art and culture can offer a sense ...