Key Art: Renderings: Mimi Lien, Photography: NYPL/Jonathan Blanc

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top events include MoMa in-person film screenings, Ensemble Connect at Ghost Forest, TAP IT OUT, 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.





    MoMA Summer 2021 In-Person Film Offerings

    MoMA Summer 2021 In-Person Film Offerings

    Museum of Modern Art

    Manhattan

    Wed, Jun 23, 2021 - Fri, Jul 30, 2021

    The Museum of Modern Art's Titus Theaters will welcome audiences back for matinee screenings beginning on June 23. Jun 23–Jul 16: Selections from "Wynn Thomas, Production Designer" Jul 21–23: Buster Keaton and John G. Blystone's "Our Hospitality " Jul 28–30: Ken Okiishi's "Vital Behaviors" MoMA's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden will open for Thursday-evening outdoor screenings beginning July 8 and continuing every Thursday through August 26. Jul 8: Neil Goldberg's "Hallelujah Anyway, Anyway" + New York Shorts including films by Cauleen Smith, ...

    You Are Here

    You Are Here

    Restart Stages at Lincoln Center

    Manhattan

    Wed, Jul 14, 2021 - Fri, Jul 30, 2021

    Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts recently announced the world premiere of "You Are Here," a public sculpture, sound, and live performance installation conceived by Andrea Miller, award-winning choreographer and artistic director of movement-based production company GALLIM. The commission is supported by the Arnhold Dance Innovation Fund (ADIF) and will be presented as part of "Restart Stages."  In a process that invites co-creation with the Lincoln Center site and local New York community, Miller continues her investigation ...

    Ensemble Connect at Ghost Forest

    Ensemble Connect at Ghost Forest

    Madison Square Park

    Manhattan

    Wed, Jul 07, 2021 - Wed, Jul 14, 2021

    Madison Square Park Conservancy presents a series of free concerts curated and performed by musicians from Carnegie Hall’s "Ensemble Connect." Performed from within the Conservancy’s current public art installation, "Ghost Forest" by Maya Lin, the "Music on the Green" programs are designed to complement the installation and its themes with nature-inspired works by Claude Debussy, Aaron Copland, Duke Ellington, Caroline Shaw, and more. "Music on the Green" takes place in the park’s Oval Lawn every Wednesday at ...

    The Roaring Twenties and The Swinging Sixties

    The Roaring Twenties and The Swinging Sixties

    The Museum at FIT

    "The Roaring Twenties and The Swinging Sixties" compares the fashions of the 1920s and 1960s, both periods of significant crisis and change. Organized by students from FIT’s Master of Arts program, Fashion and Textile Studies: History, Theory, Museum Practice, the show features twenty-six objects from MFIT, fashion illustrations from FIT’s Gladys Marcus Library Special Collections and College Archives (SPARC), and additional archival photographs and films that further demonstrate the parallels between the fashion of the two ...

    TAP IT OUT

    TAP IT OUT

    Times Square

    Manhattan

    Sat, Jul 10, 2021, 11:30 am

    "TAP IT OUT" returns with a LIVE PERFORMANCE IN THE MIDDLE OF TIMES SQUARE on Saturday, July 10 at 11:30am. This FREE, PUBLIC EVENT, in Father Duffy Square/ Times Square/ Broadway, 7th Ave & W 47th St, marks the conclusion of "TAP CITY," The New York City Tap Festival. "Tap it Out" presents tap dancers on individual portable boards in a structured improvisation, followed by unison choreography and the “Shim Sham Shimmy” At Noon, THE U.S. ...

MoMA Summer 2021 In-Person Film Offerings

11 West 53rd Street

new york N.Y. 10019

2127089400

The Museum of Modern Art's Titus Theaters will welcome audiences back for matinee screenings beginning on June 23. Jun 23–Jul 16: Selections from "Wynn Thomas, Production Designer" Jul 21–23: Buster Keaton and John G. Blystone's "Our Hospitality " Jul 28–30: Ken Okiishi's "Vital Behaviors" MoMA's Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden will open for Thursday-evening ...

Ensemble Connect at Ghost Forest

Between 23rd and 26th Streets and Fifth and Madison Avenues

New York N.Y. 10010

Madison Square Park Conservancy presents a series of free concerts curated and performed by musicians from Carnegie Hall’s "Ensemble Connect." Performed from within the Conservancy’s current public art installation, "Ghost Forest" by Maya Lin, the "Music on the Green" programs are designed to complement the installation and its themes with nature-inspired ...

TAP IT OUT

Broadway and Seventh Avenue

new york N.Y. 10036

"TAP IT OUT" returns with a LIVE PERFORMANCE IN THE MIDDLE OF TIMES SQUARE on Saturday, July 10 at 11:30am. This FREE, PUBLIC EVENT, in Father Duffy Square/ Times Square/ Broadway, 7th Ave & W 47th St, marks the conclusion of "TAP CITY," The New York City Tap Festival. "Tap it ...