Events for October 2017

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces: Pianist Yun Wei

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, Oct 4 | Leave the emails and phone calls behind and settle in for an hour of musical serenity with a live performance from rising stars of The Juilliard School. 

 

→ You can also watch a live video stream

 

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Leif Ove Andsnes

Monday, October 16, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Oct 16 | Join us for an intimate evening of performance and conversation with the acclaimed pianist, who will perform selections from his new album.

 

→ A live video stream will also be available

 

The Greene Space

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Monday, October 16, 2017

10:00 AM

Mon, Oct 16 | Join Brian for a live broadcast of his Peabody Award-winning radio show from The Greene Space. 

 

→ A live video stream will also be available

 

The Greene Space

Remembering Woody: An Evening with Billy Bragg and Friends

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

7:30 PM

Tues, Oct 17 | Join Billy Bragg and special guests for an evening of performance and conversation commemorating the 50th anniversary of folk music icon Woody Guthrie's death. 

 

The Greene Space

Community Advisory Board Conversation

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

6:30 PM

The Greene Space

Podcast Mixtape: The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL with 'The Nod'

Monday, October 23, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Oct 23 | Take a break from your earbuds and get a look at the new podcast that gleefully explores all the beautiful, complicated dimensions of Black life.

 

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Young Artists Showcase 40th Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

7:00 PM

Tues, Oct 24 | Celebrate WQXR's weekly radio show with Pulitzer Prize-winning composers William Bolcom and John Corigliano; mezzo-soprano Joan Morris; and the Gaudete Brass Quintet.

The Greene Space

Unhappy Hour Live

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

6:00 PM

Wed, Oct 25 | From professional whiner Matt Bellassai comes the weekly podcast about all the things we love to hate. Join us for a live show in celebration of Matt’s debut book "Everything is Awful: And Other Observations" with guests Fran Tirado, Tracy Clayton and Heben Nigatu.

 

The Greene Space

American Candy: Hocus Pocus

Friday, October 27, 2017

8:00 PM

Fri, Oct 27 | The smart and edgy sketch comedy show brings its signature brand of hocus pocus back to our stage just in time for Halloween.

 

The Greene Space

Podcast Mixtape: The Mash-Up Americans

Monday, October 30, 2017

7:30 PM

Mon, Oct 30 | With laughter and blunt honesty hosts Rebecca Lehrer and Amy S. Choi dive into a wide range of topics through a lens of race, culture, identity and celebrate what it means to be American today.

 

WNYC Events

The People's Guide to Power: Queens Edition - Live

Monday, October 30, 2017

7:00 PM

Queens Library President & CEO Dennis Wolcott hosts a live discussion on how to navigate government in New York City at the Queens Library in Flushing.