Events for March 2012
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Set in the 1920s, Their Eyes Were Watching God is the story of Janie Crawford – free-spirited and in search of life and her authentic self – as she undertakes an unexpected journey that includes marriages to three different men, challenging the morals and social expectations of the small Southern ...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Join political reporter Anna Sale as she hosts our Super Tuesday event brought to you by It’s a Free Country. Author and comedian Baratunde Thurston will share the stage with Anna as will a stellar cast of contributors to It's a Free Country, including WNYC's Brian Lehrer.
Thursday, March 8, 2012
The Boston Pops returns to Carnegie Hall under the direction of Keith Lockhart with a program that includes the New York premiere of Chris Brubeck's Travels in Time for Three, featuring the groundbreaking Time for Three trio, as well as a tribute to the legendary Benny Goodman.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Pre-Conference Event: Food Policy Talk, March 13th, 2012 at 7pm
Venue; The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, 44 Charlton Street, New York, NY 10014
Annual Conference: March 29-April 2, 2012, NYC
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Poetic Pastimes: Japan and the Art of Leisure brings to life the Japanese passion for play and its long-held affinity with nature through more than 100 pieces of fine and decorative arts spanning the last two and a half centuries. The pursuit of pleasure and self-cultivation has been central to Japanese ...
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
Join Lewis Black (The Daily Show, Root of All Evil) as he challenges comedian panellists Andy Borowitz, Kathleen Madigan and Ted Alexandro to dissect the week’s news, in a special panel show recording for BBC Radio 4.
The BBC hit topical comedy show from the UK, ‘The News Quiz’, is ...
Friday, March 23, 2012
John Pizzarelli, the world-renowned jazz guitarist and singer, was called “Hip with a wink” by Town & Country, “madly creative” by the Los Angeles Times and “the genial genius of the guitar” by The Toronto Star. When he performs with his wife, singer/actress Jessica Molaskey, and his father, guitar legend ...
Monday, March 26, 2012
Q2 Music celebrated America’s great iconoclastic composers when San Francisco Symphony music director Michael Tilson Thomas brought his “American Mavericks” tour to New York. In anticipation of their Carnegie Hall concerts, composer John Adams and Meredith Monk, the St. Lawrence String Quartet, pianist Jeremy Denk, and other guests joined Tilson Thomas ...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Summary or description of event/book/movie: The San Francisco Symphony begins its American Mavericks residency at Carnegie Hall with a spectacular, ground-shaking ode to our country from the 1920s by a Frenchman who found creative sustenance right here in the Big Apple. Also on the program is music from John Cage’s ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
“She pulled in her horizon like a great fish-net. Pulled it from around the waist of the world and draped it over her shoulders. So much of life in its meshes! She called in her soul to come and see.” – Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
WQXR hosts Elliott Forrest and Naomi Lewin welcome single music lovers 40 and under to a Rush Hour concert and post-performance private reception. Christoph von Dohnanyi conducts the New York Philharmonic in Schnittke's (K)ein Sommernachtstraum and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6, Pathetique.