Events for April 2017
Monday, April 3, 2017
Mon, April 3 | Join Harvard Business Review Senior Editor Sarah Green Carmichael and business psychologist Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic as he shares practical strategies to increase your own emotional intelligence, and to help others act with it even when they are not naturally inclined to do so.
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Wed, Apr 5 | Leave the emails and phone calls behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity with rising stars from The Juilliard School. April's concert features violist Matthew Lipman accompanied by Yi-Fang Huang on piano.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Thurs, April 6 | Join us for a multimedia performance exploring the intersections of race, class and gender in search of truth, justice and love. WNYC's Rebecca Carroll hosts a talkback after the show.
Friday, April 7, 2017
Fri, April 7 | Downtown is still weird and we've got a variety show to prove it! Hosted by Julian Fleisher, featuring comedy by Leah Bonnema, music by Shouthouse, beatboxing by Kaila Mullady and a flex dance performance by Reggie ‘Regg Roc’ Gray and The D.R.E.A.M. Ring.
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Thurs, April 13 | The composer-pianist performs with award-winning saxophonist-composer Rudresh Mahanthappa, acclaimed violinist Jennifer Koh, dynamic drummer-composer Tyshawn Sorey and pioneering composer and scholar George Lewis.
Friday, April 14, 2017
Fri, April 14 | Join us for an evening hosted by show creators Chris Hoff and Sam Harnett, who promise to take you on an hour-long jaunt through sound and space. Auditory hallucinations, cityscapes of bygone eras — these are the sonic oddities you might experience for the very first time.
Note, there will be no live video stream of this event.
Monday, April 17, 2017
Mon, April 17 | Join us as WQXR kicks off its series of unfettered fêtes celebrating opera in a whole new way. MET Opera star Anthony Roth Costanzo curates and hosts an evening of deception, reinvention and alternate realities co-hosted by Opera News' F. Paul Driscoll, with performances by bass-baritone Davóne Tines, and food by James Beard Award-winning chef Patrick Connolly.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Thurs, April 20 | Christine Ebersole and Doug Wright talk "War Paint"; Kelli O’Hara, Bill Irwin and Ted Sperling discuss "Babes in Toyland"; Anthony Bourdain talks the new documentary "Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent"; and David Bellos discusses his new book.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Mon, April 24 | On the eve of what would be the great American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday, we honor her in song with performances by celebrated artists.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Tues, April 25 | WNYC editor Rebecca Carroll sits down for an unconventional conversation with the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and acclaimed director.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Wed, April 26 | The Emerson String Quartet celebrates its 40th anniversary at The Greene Space.
Friday, April 28, 2017
Fri, April 28 | Join More Perfect legal editor Elie Mystal as he tries to convince us to go against the conventional wisdom in this new live podcast pilot from WNYC Studios.