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Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include Angel Otero’s Present Memory, New York Philharmonic at Home, ABT’s Virtual Season 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.






    American Ballet Theatre OffStage: A 2020 Virtual Season

    American Ballet Theatre OffStage: A 2020 Virtual Season

    American Ballet Theatre

    Manhattan

    Mon, May 11, 2020 - Sat, Jul 04, 2020

    American Ballet Theatre (ABT) will present a full season of programming to viewers and fans around the world with "American Ballet Theatre OffStage: A 2020 Virtual Season." As the global health crisis has forced ABT artists out of the theater and into their homes, these online offerings will carry the artistry of ABT into homes everywhere with a slate of daily activities timed to align with ABT’s previously planned New York 80th Anniversary Spring Season, ...

    New York Philharmonic at Home

    New York Philharmonic at Home

    New York Philharmonic

    Manhattan

    Thu, May 07, 2020 - Thu, May 28, 2020

    The New York Philharmonic announces its schedule of broadcasts for May 2020. On select weekdays, the New York Philharmonic will post video of a past performance on Facebook and YouTube. Premieres are meant to simulate the experience of a live concert to foster a sense of community among classical music fans worldwide; the broadcasts will be available on-demand afterward. Many broadcasts will include an interview with the soloist and Alec Baldwin — Philharmonic Radio Host / Board Member ...

    Angel Otero: Present Memory

    Angel Otero: Present Memory

    Lehman Maupin Gallery

    Manhattan

    Wed, May 13, 2020 - Sat, May 30, 2020

    "Present Memory" is an online-only, bilingual presentation of new works by Angel Otero created in upstate New York in a new studio he recently opened. For Angel, this period of quarantine has propelled a new body of work. With this presentation, the gallery aimes to provide unique insight into the way Angel builds his paintings, moving beyond the physical process and making visible the years of material he has accumulated. Though known as a painter, ...

    CMS Front Row

    CMS Front Row

    Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

    Manhattan

    Sun, May 17, 2020 - Sun, Jul 05, 2020

    Please join Chamber Music Society this Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 pm EDT for the launch of "CMS Front Row," a new at-home concert series comprised of two unique online chamber music experiences. The Artist Series, eight weeks of Sunday evening HD concerts, spotlights Michael Brown, Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung, Gloria Chien, Gilbert Kalish, Cho-Liang Lin, Anne-Marie McDermott, David Shifrin, and Arnaud Sussmann. Hosted by Co-Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han, each broadcast begins ...

    The Encounter Online

    The Encounter Online

    St. Ann’s Warehouse

    Brooklyn

    Fri, May 15, 2020, 2:00 pm - Fri, May 22, 2020, 5:00 pm

    St. Ann’s Warehouse has partnered with Complicité to host a stream of the company’s smash hit "The Encounter," created and performed by Simon McBurney. The show will be avaiable for a week, from Friday, May 15, at 2pm EST through Friday, May 22, at 5pm EST. Inspired by "Amazon Beaming," a novel by Petru Popescu, "The Encounter" is what happens when an American photojournalist, Loren McIntyre, gets lost deep in the Brazilian rainforest while searching for the mystical Mayoruna ...

American Ballet Theatre OffStage: A 2020 Virtual Season

890 Broadway

new york N.Y. 10003

2124773030

American Ballet Theatre (ABT) will present a full season of programming to viewers and fans around the world with "American Ballet Theatre OffStage: A 2020 Virtual Season." As the global health crisis has forced ABT artists out of the theater and into their homes, these online offerings will carry the ...

New York Philharmonic at Home

Avery Fisher Hall

New York N.Y. 10023

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The New York Philharmonic announces its schedule of broadcasts for May 2020. On select weekdays, the New York Philharmonic will post video of a past performance on Facebook and YouTube. Premieres are meant to simulate the experience of a live concert to foster a sense of community among classical music fans worldwide; the ...

CMS Front Row

70 Lincoln Center

new york N.Y. 10023

2128755788

Please join Chamber Music Society this Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 pm EDT for the launch of "CMS Front Row," a new at-home concert series comprised of two unique online chamber music experiences. The Artist Series, eight weeks of Sunday evening HD concerts, spotlights Michael Brown, Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung, ...

The Encounter Online

45 Water Street

brooklyn N.Y. 11201

718-254-8779

St. Ann’s Warehouse has partnered with Complicité to host a stream of the company’s smash hit "The Encounter," created and performed by Simon McBurney. The show will be avaiable for a week, from Friday, May 15, at 2pm EST through Friday, May 22, at 5pm EST. Inspired by "Amazon Beaming," a novel by ...