Alicia Zuckerman appears in the following:
Friday, December 07, 2012
Art Basel Miami Beach, the country’s buzziest art fair, is in full swing. Dozens of satellite events and temporary galleries have popped up during the fair, including “Moving the Still,” an exhibition made up entirely of GIFs, are tiny animations made from looping together ...
Monday, July 12, 2010
Six months after a massive earthquake shook Haiti, Haitians and Haitian-Americans are still coping with the fallout.
Today, the director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Alejandro Mayorkas will be in Miami to try and clear up some confusion over immigration status for Haitians. Days after the quake, the U.S. government gave Haitians living here what's called Temporary Protected Status, but that applied to Haitians who were living in the United States on or before January 12th — the day of the earthquake. T.P.S. was not given to Haitians who came to the United States after the earthquake.
Friday, April 23, 2010
Thursday, February 04, 2010
The situation in Haiti has been front page news in the Miami area since the earthquake hit in mid-January. We find out how the Haitian community there is dealing with the disaster on a day-to-day basis. We look at how Haitians in South Florida are dealing with new temporary immigration policies.
Then we turn to artist Edwige Danticat, one of Miami’s most prominent Haitian-Americans.
Monday, November 16, 2009
There are unusual things going on in every city – strange people, curious buildings and local lore. In Miami, public radio journalist Alicia Zuckerman is trying to get answers for the people of South Florida as she asks, "What's up with that?" She’s the co-host of “Under the Sun,” a new public radio series, and she takes story suggestions from listeners. Voting ends today on whether the next story will be about a naked carpet guy, a haunted hotel or rising ocean levels.
Friday, February 08, 2008
Friday, November 11, 2005
For the last 40 years, Dance Theater Workshop has been a hothouse for new experimental dance and performance art. Artists ranging from Mark Morris to Whoopi Goldberg have performed there. DTW, as it is affectionately known, celebrated its birthday earlier this week with a house party at its West 19th ...
Wednesday, June 29, 2005
A new exhibition at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center traces the history of dance in America. WNYC’s Alicia Zuckerman went to the show and filed this report.
(“Challenge Dance” scene from the movie Tap)REPORTER: That’s Gregory Hines and Sammy Davis, Jr. in the “Challenge ...
Friday, June 17, 2005
The legendary Waverly Theater at Sixth Avenue and West Third Street in Greenwich Village shut its doors almost four years ago. Tonight, it will re-open as a lavishly renovated three-screen movie theater run by the Independent Film Channel. WNYC’s Alicia Zuckerman has more.
REPORTER: The IFC Center— as the theater is ...
Wednesday, May 04, 2005
Three shows at the Asia Society this week will feature a new collaboration between two alto saxophonists from very different worlds. WNYC’s Alicia Zuckerman has that story.
Wednesday, April 13, 2005
At one time, New York City had hundreds of thousands of workers churning out much of this country’s clothing. Today, there are about eighty-thousand blue-collar garment workers left in the city. A recent art installation focused on some of them.
This past weekend, an old, empty Liz Claiborne store at the ...
Wednesday, March 09, 2005
"The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" is a play by Steven Adley Guirgis that's currently on stage at the Public Theater. In the play, questions of sin, faith, and the possibility of forgiveness are thrashed out in an other-worldly courtroom setting.
It's a co-production with the LAByrinth Theater, directed by Philip ...
Thursday, March 03, 2005
Recently, you may have noticed huge, mysterious photographs of elephants on the sides of buildings all around town. They're not accompanied by any text, or other clues as to why they’re there.
They are the work of Gregory Colbert. On Saturday, a temporary museum built specifically for his exhibition "Ashes and ...
Monday, February 21, 2005
A few years ago Laurie Anderson got a phone call from NASA asking her to become its first Artist-in-Residence. Anderson is a boundary-defying artist. She sings, she plays violin, she composes music, she writes prose. At first she thought the phone call was a prank, but when she realized it ...
Thursday, December 16, 2004
Each year, The Fortune Society—an ex-prisoner advocacy group—holds an exhibition of art created by inmates. The fifth annual "Insider Art" show is taking place this week at the Lab Gallery of the Roger Smith Hotel at 47th Street and Lexington Avenue. It was curated by Graham Nash, from the band ...
Tuesday, December 14, 2004
For the past 12 years, composer Phil Kline has been leading people through the streets of New York for his annual Christmas symphony ... using tapes, played on boom boxes by the participants. This year, the Jewish Community Center commissioned a Hanukkah version of the piece. "Night Lights" premiered Thursday ...
Monday, November 29, 2004
The Mexican American Symphony Orchestra makes its debut tomorrow night under the baton of a precocious Manhattan School of Music student, who founded the ensemble. One of the pieces on the program is based on a soccer match between Mexico and Brazil. Alicia Zuckerman has more.
Saturday, August 28, 2004
AZ: They range from ...
Thursday, June 24, 2004
Aaron Feliciano: ...