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    Summer Thursdays

    Museum of Modern Art

    Manhattan

    Thu, Jul 07, 2016 - Thu, Aug 25, 2016

    Thursdays, July 7–August 25 Concerts at 6:30; Museum remains open until 8:30 p.m.On Thursday evenings in July and August, the Museum presents Summer Thursdays, a series of musical performances free with admission, organized in collaboration with PopRally, a cross-departmental committee that programs events at the Museum and MoMA PS1. Beginning July 7, the Museum will remain open until 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays and present concerts in the Sculpture Garden, free with admission. This year, Summer Thursdays ...

    OSLO

    Lincoln Center Theater

    Manhattan

    Mon, Jul 11, 2016 - Sun, Aug 28, 2016

    Everyone remembers the stunning and iconic moment in 1993 when Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat shook hands on the South Lawn of the White House. They were “two old warriors who personified the conflict between their peoples,” wrote The New York Times, “sealing the first agreement between [them] to end their conflict and share the holy land they both call home.” But among the many questions that laced the hope ...

    Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present

    Brooklyn Museum

    Brooklyn

    Fri, Jul 15, 2016 - Sun, Jan 08, 2017

    This is a ticketed exhibition. Tickets will be available in early July.Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present is one of the first museum exhibitions to put sports photographers in the forefront and is the most comprehensive presentation of sports photography ever organized. It encompasses approximately 230 works—from daguerreotypes and salted paper prints to digital images—that capture the universal appeal of sports, highlighting unforgettable moments of drama and excitement from around the ...

    Shakespeare in the Park: Troilus and Cressida

    Delacorte Theater

    Manhattan

    Tue, Jul 19, 2016, 8:00 pm - Sun, Aug 14, 2016, 8:00 pm

    FREE FOR ALL. ALL SUMMER. EVERY SUMMER. Free tickets are available for every public performance, with seating locations in every section of the theater. Free tickets are available in the following ways: In person at The Delacorte Downtown at Astor Place Mobile Lottery Powered by Today Tix And through Borough DistributionsTony winning director Daniel Sullivan (Proof, Cymbeline) returns to Shakespeare in the Park with one of the Bard’s most rarely produced plays, Troilus and Cressida. Both warriors and lovers play ...

Summer Thursdays

11 West 53rd Street

new york N.Y. 10019

2127089400

Thursdays, July 7–August 25 Concerts at 6:30; Museum remains open until 8:30 p.m.On Thursday evenings in July and August, the Museum presents Summer Thursdays, a series of musical performances free with admission, organized in collaboration with PopRally, a cross-departmental committee that programs events at the Museum and MoMA PS1. Beginning July ...

BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! – Camille A. Brown & Dancers BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play / Brandee Younger

Ninth Street Entrance to Prospect Park

brooklyn N.Y. 11215

7189658999

Brilliant choreographer Camille A. Brown uses her rhythmically, intellectually, and visually captivating work to explore black female identity in this evening-length piece.

OSLO

150 West 65th Street

New York N.Y. 10023

2123627600

Everyone remembers the stunning and iconic moment in 1993 when Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat shook hands on the South Lawn of the White House. They were “two old warriors who personified the conflict between their peoples,” wrote The New York Times, “sealing the first ...

Shakespeare in the Park: Troilus and Cressida

Central Park

new york N.Y. 10024

FREE FOR ALL. ALL SUMMER. EVERY SUMMER. Free tickets are available for every public performance, with seating locations in every section of the theater. Free tickets are available in the following ways: In person at The Delacorte Downtown at Astor Place Mobile Lottery Powered by Today Tix And through Borough DistributionsTony winning director Daniel Sullivan ...