AAADT in Alvin Ailey’s Revelations. Photo by Paul Kolnik

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include Ailey All Access, The Guggenheim From Home, The World Wide Tuning Meditation 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.






    Ailey All Access

    Ailey All Access

    Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

    Manhattan

    Mon, Mar 30, 2020 - Sun, May 31, 2020

    Ailey All Access – an online streaming series featuring performances of full length works from the repertory, Ailey Extension dance classes, and original short films created by the Ailey dancers, and other specially created content. Every Thursday there will be a new dance performance. On April 9th, viewers will be treated to Artistic Director Emerita Judith Jamison's "Divining," a pulsating, mysterious quest with African polyrhythms, complex movement and dynamic dancing. Other upcoming broadcasts include Alvin ...

    The Guggenheim From Home

    The Guggenheim From Home

    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

    Manhattan

    Wed, Apr 01, 2020 - Sun, May 31, 2020

    Since its founding, the Guggenheim Museum has maintained a belief in the transformative powers of art. In uncertain times such as these, art can provide both solace and inspiration. Although catalytic Frank Lloyd Wright–designed building is temporarily closed, the museum remains a virtual community committed to igniting ideas, discussion, and creativity.Tour the Building Recently designated a part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Guggenheim Museum has come to be known as Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece. Hear ...

    The World Wide Tuning Meditation

    The World Wide Tuning Meditation

    International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)

    Manhattan

    Sat, Apr 04, 2020 - Sat, Apr 18, 2020

    The next three Saturdays, April 4, 11, and 18, 2020 at 5pm EDT – the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) and Music on the Rebound present "The World Wide Tuning Meditation." Ione and Claire Chase lead a global performance of the late Pauline Oliveros’ "The Tuning Meditation," a sonic gathering with a legacy of bringing communities together through meditative singing. Anyone from anywhere in the world is invited to join in via Zoom to sing together from their personal phone or computer. No music ...

    Reel Pieces Remote: Classic Films

    Reel Pieces Remote: Classic Films

    92nd Street Y

    Manhattan

    Sun, Apr 05, 2020 - Sun, Apr 26, 2020

    The 92nd Street Y launched a new online film course, "Reel Pieces Remote: Classic Films with Annette Insdorf." She is the longtime moderator of 92Y's Reel Pieces film series, as well as a Columbia University Film professor. "Reel Pieces Remote" meets weekly for four sessions. It features four masterpieces selected by Insdorf, each to be streamed via The Criterion Channel: "On the Waterfront," "Ashes and Diamonds," "Z" and "The Tin Drum." Participants will view the ...

    The Jewish Museum From Home

    The Jewish Museum From Home

    The Jewish Museum

    Manhattan

    Fri, Apr 03, 2020 - Sun, May 31, 2020

    While the Jewish Museum is temporarily closed to the public, they remain open virtually offering, audio tours, online collections, and virtual events!Highlights include:ARTISTS' VOICES Hear from artists Alex and Maira Kalman, Isaac Mizrahi, Arlene Shechet, Kehinde Wiley, and more talk about their works in the Museum’s collection.STORIES OF DAILY LIFE Jewish studies professor and historian Jenna Weissman Joselit discusses the grand stories behind five seemingly humble objects in the Museum's collection.KIDS & FAMILY TOUR Designed for kids ages ...

Ailey All Access

The Joan Weill Center for Dance

New York N.Y. 10019

2124059000

Ailey All Access – an online streaming series featuring performances of full length works from the repertory, Ailey Extension dance classes, and original short films created by the Ailey dancers, and other specially created content. Every Thursday there will be a new dance performance. On April 9th, viewers will be ...

The Guggenheim From Home

1071 Fifth Avenue

new york N.Y. 10128

2124233500

Since its founding, the Guggenheim Museum has maintained a belief in the transformative powers of art. In uncertain times such as these, art can provide both solace and inspiration. Although catalytic Frank Lloyd Wright–designed building is temporarily closed, the museum remains a virtual community committed to igniting ideas, discussion, and ...

The Jewish Museum From Home

1109 Fifth Avenue

new york N.Y. 10128

2124233200

While the Jewish Museum is temporarily closed to the public, they remain open virtually offering, audio tours, online collections, and virtual events!Highlights include:ARTISTS' VOICES Hear from artists Alex and Maira Kalman, Isaac Mizrahi, Arlene Shechet, Kehinde Wiley, and more talk about their works in the Museum’s collection.STORIES OF DAILY LIFE Jewish studies ...