Events for October 2011
Saturday, October 1, 2011
Tony® Award winning and two-time Emmy® nominated singer and actress Jane Krakowski performs an unforgettable evening of show stopping hits. Krakowski has triumphed on screen and in live performance with her award winning roles on 30 Rock and Ally McBeal, stunning portrayal in the Broadway hit Nine, and newly released ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 through Sunday, October 16, 2011
"Lyonel Feininger's: At The Edge Of The World," is the artist's first retrospective in the United States in forty-five years, is the first ever to incorporate the full breadth of his art by integrating his well-known oils with his political caricatures.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Met General Manager Peter Gelb previewed the season in conversation with Anna Netrebko and Deborah Voigt, presented video highlights from the season-opening performance of Donizetti’s Anna Bolena featuring Ms. Netrebko as well as footage from Die Walküre featuring Ms. Voigt.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Founder of the Hot Bread Kitchen Jessamyn Waldman, chef and owner of Pizza a Casa Pizza School Mark Bello, and owner of the Sullivan St. Bakery Jim Lahey joined Leonard Lopate to discuss the art of baking bread and more.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 through Sunday, January 8, 2012
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks, the International Center of Photography is collaborating with the National September 11 Memorial Museum on Remembering 9/11, a major exhibition of photography and video that addresses the issues of memory and recovery from disaster and explores how New ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
The Mariinsky Orchestra begins its cycle of Tchaikovsky’s six symphonies with the first and the last. Tchaikovsky wrote his inaugural symphony as his career was blossoming in Moscow, where he took a teaching position at the Moscow Conservatory in 1866.
Thursday, October 13, 2011
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Fasten your seat belts, Afro-punk is about to take you on a wild ride at this year's CMJ Festival in New York. The "DEATH to HIPHOP" show will feature punk pioneers Death, badass newcomers Cerebral Ballzy, hip-hop/rock/electro misfits Ninjasonik and hip-hop crew Jersey Klan + DJ Stack-Aly.
- One attendee will win a punked out custom jacket by Malik Panther.
- Attendees will be given raffle tickets to win a 2012 Kink Curb BMX bike (in promotion of Red Bull Trick Or Treat event).
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Thursday, October 20, 2011
FREE Concert and Party!
Take part in a crowdsourcing experiment to propose lyrics for a national anthem for a fictional People's Republic of Antarctica. Plus, Chinese-born, New York-based composer Huang Ruo talks about his controversial new opera and collaborates live on stage with DJ Spooky.
And enter to win an iPad.
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Our Egyptian salon transcended an energy of advocacy with the uprisings in Cairo's Tahrir Square as its nucleus and expanded this focal force to surrounding areas of the region and the evolving political and cultural transformations.
Friday, October 28, 2011
Eric Reed will open the concert with his ensemble Surge, including bassist Rodney Whitaker, drummer Willie Jones III, tenor saxophonists Seamus Blake and Stacy Dillard, trombonists Andre Hayward and Danny Kirkhum, trumpeter Jim Rotondi, and vocalist Andy Bey. They will feature the music of various Impulse artists including Oliver Nelson, ...
Sunday, October 30, 2011
To celebrate the fifth annual Chinese International Vocal Competition, NTD will present the Future Stars Recital at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium, featuring world-renowned soprano Lucia Aliberti and past winners of NTD’s Chinese International Vocal and Violin Competitions.