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Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top virtual events include Flushing Town Hall at Home, PTAMD’s Dancemaker, Art on the Grid 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.






    Encores! Archives Project

    Encores! Archives Project

    New York City Center

    Manhattan

    Wed, Apr 01, 2020 - Sat, Oct 31, 2020

    Whether you need a work-from-home break or are looking for ways to connect with loved ones, "Encores! Archives Project" is your song-a-day video series on social media, curated by Encores! Artistic Director Jack Viertel. The show must go on…online that is, and NYCC wants to make sure you can still reminisce about your favorite musical, sing along to a Stephen Sondheim tune in your PJs, and even rediscover a forgotten gem from Rodgers & Hart ...

    Art on the Grid

    Art on the Grid

    Public Art Fund

    Manhattan

    Mon, Jun 29, 2020 - Sun, Sep 20, 2020

    "Art on the Grid" is a multi-platform exhibition of new work by a group of 50 New York-based, emerging artists. The exhibition was conceived in the spring of 2020 in direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As it developed, the parallel epidemic of systemic racism came into sharp and painful focus. Both crises now set the backdrop for the exhibition. The city, country, and world will emerge changed by these events, and the exhibition’s focus on ...

    Flushing Town Hall at Home

    Flushing Town Hall at Home

    Flushing Town Hall

    Queens

    Fri, Mar 20, 2020 - Wed, Sep 30, 2020

    Flushing Town Hall continues to entertain and engage with its virtual series, "Flushing Town Hall At Home!" Which includes a twice-weekly FTH at Home: Facebook Watch Party Live!, an FTH at Home: Zoom Community Hang, and a daily activity for families through FTH at Home: Global Arts for Global Kids. Every Tuesday and Friday at 7:00 PM, the cultural organization’s FTH at Home: Facebook Watch Party Live! stream a prior live performances that were held at the venue. Viewers can tune ...

    Dancemaker

    Dancemaker

    Paul Taylor Dance Company

    Manhattan

    Fri, Mar 20, 2020 - Sat, Oct 31, 2020

    The Academy Award-nominated documentary "Dancemaker" is streaming on PTAMD's website and Youtube channels. Other historic and contemporary repertory and footage never shared before will follow. The Taylor Company is partnering with Jacob Jonas and the dance community at large on #adigitaldance project. On Mondays and Fridays, a "task" is issued to encourage movement while we are all socially distancing: http://jacobjonas.com/adigitaldance/.

    New Victory Arts Break

    New Victory Arts Break

    New Victory Theater

    Manhattan

    Wed, Apr 01, 2020 - Wed, Sep 30, 2020

    Through an initiative called "New Victory Arts Break," New Victory Theater is inspiring families to learn performing arts skills from the comfort of their own home. A free online series, each week explores a particular art form and invites kids and parents to incorporate the arts into their homeschool learning through a series of videos and instructions. Featuring demonstrations by New Victory Teaching Artists, New Victory Arts Break is also a part of the theater's ...

Encores! Archives Project

131 West 55th Street

new york N.Y. 10019

2125811212

Whether you need a work-from-home break or are looking for ways to connect with loved ones, "Encores! Archives Project" is your song-a-day video series on social media, curated by Encores! Artistic Director Jack Viertel. The show must go on…online that is, and NYCC wants to make sure you can still ...

Art on the Grid

One East 53rd Street

new york N.Y. 10022

2122237800

"Art on the Grid" is a multi-platform exhibition of new work by a group of 50 New York-based, emerging artists. The exhibition was conceived in the spring of 2020 in direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As it developed, the parallel epidemic of systemic racism came into sharp and painful focus. ...

Flushing Town Hall at Home

137-35 Northern Boulevard

queens N.Y. 11354

7184637700

Flushing Town Hall continues to entertain and engage with its virtual series, "Flushing Town Hall At Home!" Which includes a twice-weekly FTH at Home: Facebook Watch Party Live!, an FTH at Home: Zoom Community Hang, and a daily activity for families through FTH at Home: Global Arts for Global Kids. Every Tuesday and Friday ...

Dancemaker

551 Grand Street

new york N.Y. 10002

2124315562

The Academy Award-nominated documentary "Dancemaker" is streaming on PTAMD's website and Youtube channels. Other historic and contemporary repertory and footage never shared before will follow. The Taylor Company is partnering with Jacob Jonas and the dance community at large on #adigitaldance project. On Mondays and Fridays, a "task" is issued ...

New Victory Arts Break

209 West 42nd Street

new york N.Y. 10036

6462233010

Through an initiative called "New Victory Arts Break," New Victory Theater is inspiring families to learn performing arts skills from the comfort of their own home. A free online series, each week explores a particular art form and invites kids and parents to incorporate the arts into their homeschool learning ...