As part of the American Ballet Theatre’s 2019 Spring season, “Le Corsaire” runs through June 15th at the Metropolitan Opera House. The story revolves around a dashing pirate’s love for a beautiful harem girl; a love which sets the scene for suspenseful abductions and dramatic rescues. With over 120 performers, this ballet showcases the American Ballet Theater’s roster of virtuoso dancers.
Arts news highlights: “Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx” at NYBG; Orchestra of St. Luke’s, new Bach Festival, at multiple venues; “Culture and the People: El Museo Del Barrio, 1969-2019”; various Stonewall at 50 exhibitions and June Pride month events; “Oklahoma!” at Circle in the Square Theatre and “Hadestown” at Walter Kerr Theatre.
A visit to the Museum of the City of New York to see the exhibition “Cycling in the City: A 200-Year History.”
A visit to the Museum of the City of New York to see the exhibition “Cycling in the City: A 200-Year History.” Followed by a look at the work of painter William Merritt Chase at the Parrish Museum on Long Island’s East End.