Taylor Stanley debuts in “Apollo” with from left, Tiler Peck, Indiana Woodward, Brittany Pollack, choreography © The George Balanchine Trust. New York City Ballet Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7pm, David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center. Credit Photo: Erin Baiano

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include NYCB’s Digital Season, Jane’s Walk NYC (from Home), the Met Opera’s At-Home Gala 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.






    The At-Home Gala

    The At-Home Gala

    Metropolitan Opera

    Manhattan

    Sat, Apr 25, 2020, 1:00 pm - Sun, Apr 26, 2020, 6:30 pm

    The Metropolitan Opera announced plans to live-stream what it is billing as an "At-Home Gala" on Saturday, April 25, at 1pm EDT, featuring performances by many of the company’s most prominent artists, live from their own quarantines around the world. Hosted by General Manager Peter Gelb in New York City and Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin in Montreal, the program is streaming for free on the Met’s website. The gala will start at 1pm EDT, the regularly scheduled time for the ...

    NYCB Digital Season

    NYCB Digital Season

    New York City Ballet

    Manhattan

    Tue, Apr 21, 2020 - Sat, May 30, 2020

    New York City Ballet’s six-week digital spring season launched on Tuesday, April 21, the date that would have been the opening night of the Company’s now cancelled 2020 Spring Season. The digital season will offer six weeks of all-new content, six days a week, Monday through Saturday, through May 30. In addition to releases of ballet performances on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 8pm (EDT), NYCB will also release new episodes of "City Ballet The ...

    Virtual Views: Home Movies

    Virtual Views: Home Movies

    Museum of Modern Art

    Manhattan

    Tue, Apr 21, 2020 - Sun, May 31, 2020

    Join the MoMA's Chief Curator of Film, Rajendra Roy, for their first online exhibition, "Virtual Views: Home Movies." Inspired by MoMA's gallery exhibition "Private Lives Public Spaces," they’re celebrating one of the largest bodies of moving image works in the world: home movies. The series focuses on the pre-video, 20th-century phenomenon of amateur filmmaking, which was unique in its ability to capture truly intimate moments. These demonstrate both remarkable aesthetic and emotional power. From all ...

    The Morgan From Home

    The Morgan From Home

    Morgan Library & Museum

    Manhattan

    Tue, Apr 21, 2020 - Sun, May 31, 2020

    Stay connected with the Morgan Library from home by exploring online exhibitions, virtual programs, and more. Online Exhibition | Mark Twain: A Skeptic's Progress In 2010, to celebrate the 175th anniversary of his birth, the Morgan, in partnership with The New York Public Library, presented the iconic author's manuscripts, letters, drawings, books, original illustrations for his books, and posed and candid photographs. These works convey the essence of Twain's acerbic humor and philosophy and explore a central, recurring ...

    Jane’s Walk NYC (from Home)

    Jane’s Walk NYC (from Home)

    Municipal Art Society

    Mon, Apr 27, 2020 - Sun, May 03, 2020

    Since 2011, the Municipal Art Society has hosted Jane's Walk NYC, a festival of volunteer-led "walking conversations" inspired by urban activist Jane Jacobs. Across nearly ten years and thousands of walks, they've taken to the streets on the first weekend in May to herald the spring, celebrate Jane Jacobs, and explore the city she loved so much. The very act of gathering together that was once central to the Jane's Walk experience must be reimagined. ...

The At-Home Gala

Lincoln Center Plaza

New York N.Y. 10023

2123626000

The Metropolitan Opera announced plans to live-stream what it is billing as an "At-Home Gala" on Saturday, April 25, at 1pm EDT, featuring performances by many of the company’s most prominent artists, live from their own quarantines around the world. Hosted by General Manager Peter Gelb in New York City and Music ...

NYCB Digital Season

Lincoln Center Plaza

new york N.Y. 10023

2128705570

New York City Ballet’s six-week digital spring season launched on Tuesday, April 21, the date that would have been the opening night of the Company’s now cancelled 2020 Spring Season. The digital season will offer six weeks of all-new content, six days a week, Monday through Saturday, through May 30. ...

Virtual Views: Home Movies

11 West 53rd Street

new york N.Y. 10019

2127089400

Join the MoMA's Chief Curator of Film, Rajendra Roy, for their first online exhibition, "Virtual Views: Home Movies." Inspired by MoMA's gallery exhibition "Private Lives Public Spaces," they’re celebrating one of the largest bodies of moving image works in the world: home movies. The series focuses on the pre-video, 20th-century ...

The Morgan From Home

225 Madison Avenue

new york N.Y. 10016

2126850008

Stay connected with the Morgan Library from home by exploring online exhibitions, virtual programs, and more. Online Exhibition | Mark Twain: A Skeptic's Progress In 2010, to celebrate the 175th anniversary of his birth, the Morgan, in partnership with The New York Public Library, presented the iconic author's manuscripts, letters, drawings, books, original ...