Events for March 2017

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, March 1 | Leave the emails and phone calls behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers. Featuring cellist James Jeonghwan Kimperforming works by Schumann and Brahms.

 

A live video webcast will be available

The Greene Space

44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, March 3, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, March 3 | Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance, art and more. Featuring spoken word and poetry by Kelly Tsai, music by Michael R. Jackson and Shakina Nyfack, a performance by impressionist Adam Hamway a special appearance by Mo Rocca

 

A live stream will also be available

The Greene Space

Q2 Music Presents Kronos Quartet

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

9:30 PM

Tues, March 7 | Second concert added! After selling out their earlier show, the trailblazing Kronos Quartet returns for a second show featuring more new repertoire.

 

Note: A live video stream will not be available for this show.

The Greene Space

Q2 Music Presents Kronos Quartet and Face the Music for Ecstatic Music Festival

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

7:30 PM

Tues, March 7 | Join us for an evening of music with Kronos Quartet and Face the Music as the Ecstatic Music Festival returns for a seventh year.

 

A live video stream will be available.

The Greene Space

Theater of War

Monday, March 20, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, March 20 | Join us for a live video stream event as we explore the visible and invisible wounds of war through dramatic readings of the ancient Greek war plays Ajax and Philoctetes. Featuring Reg E. Cathey, Frances McDormandDavid Strathairn and Kathryn Erbe.

 

A live video stream will also be available

The Greene Space

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, March 21 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. With guests Emily Bazelon of The New York Times Magazine, comedian Mo Amer and hosts of public radio's Indivisible Kerri Miller, Kai WrightCharlie Sykes and Anne McElvoy.

 

A live video stream will also be available.

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Metropolitan Opera Spring Highlights

Thursday, March 23, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, March 23 | Join Renée Fleming and Robert Carsen for a conversation about the Met’s new production of "Der Rosenkavalier." Featuring highlights from some of the remaining spring productions performed by other Met stars, including soprano Erin Morley, and tenor Alexey Dolgov.

 

A live video stream will also be available

The Greene Space

How I Got Over: A Conversation with Soledad O’Brien

Monday, March 27, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, March 27 | WNYC editor Rebecca Carroll talks with the award-winning journalist about how black and brown reporters can deliver balanced coverage with President Trump in the White House.

The Greene Space

The 2017 Sarah Awards

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, March 28 | Join us for the second annual celebration of the best audio fiction from around the world. Featuring performances from the Welcome to Night Vale podcast, music by New York City's own Sugartone Brassband and more.

The Greene Space

Persuade Me

Thursday, March 30, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, March 30 | Is your worldview set in stone or are you open to different perspectives? More Perfect legal editor Elie Mystal argues against the conventional wisdom in a podcast pilot for WNYC Studios. For his first issue, he and Slate's Mark Joseph Stern debate hate crimes legislation. 

The Greene Space

Q2 Music Presents Brooklyn Youth Chorus and ‘Black Mountain Songs’ Album Release Show

Friday, March 31, 2017

7:30 PM

Fri, March 31 | Celebrate the release of this captivating new album, featuring live performances and on-stage conversation with select composers. Hosted by Q2 Music's Helga Davis.