Events Archive for Theater

Summer Better

Summer Street Theater: Gone Fission

Saturday, July 31, 2010

2:30 PM

Brian Lehrer Listener Pick! (suggested by Crystal Field)

The Theater for the New City's Street Theater Company presents Gone Fission with free performances on the streets of all five boroughs throughout August.

The Greene Space

EMANCIPATION 150: Black Women in Classical Ballet

Monday, March 4, 2013

7:00 PM

Where are all the Black Swans? A conversation with African American ballet legends and performances by Dance Theatre of Harlem. Featuring Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director of Dance Theatre of Harlem; Misty Copeland, American Ballet Theatre Soloist; and Ashley Murphy, Dance Theatre of Harlem Company Ballerina. Watch now.

The Greene Space

Inside Look: 'Bullets Over Broadway'

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

7:00 PM

Tues, Jan. 28 | Go behind the curtain with stars of the new musical adaptation: three-time Tony Award-nominee Marin Mazzie; Vincent Pastore; Tony-nominee Brooks Ashmanskas; and Heléne York. Hosted by WQXR's Elliott Forrest.

The Greene Space

Inside Look: 'If/Then'

Monday, February 3, 2014

7:00 PM

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the new musical coming to Broadway this spring. With Tony and Pulitizer-Prize winning songwriting team Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey; director Michael Greif; Tony Award winner LaChanze; and actor Anthony Rapp. Hosted by WQXR's Elliott Forrest.

The Greene Space

A Conversation with Ian McKellen

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

12:00 PM

Spend your lunch hour with Sir Ian McKellen, co-starring with Sir Patrick Stewart in concurrent productions of "Waiting for Godot" and Harold Pinter's "No Man’s Land." Watch a live video webcast at 12pm ET.

The Greene Space

Inside Look: 'A Raisin in the Sun'

Thursday, February 27, 2014

7:00 PM

WQXR's Elliott Forrest takes us behind the curtain with director and Tony Award nominee Kenny Leon; Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose; Tony Award nominee Stephen McKinley Henderson; and Sean Patrick Thomas. Watch a live video webcast of the conversation.


The Greene Space

Inside Look: 'Casa Valentina'

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

7:00 PM

Join WQXR's Elliott Forrest for a conversation with four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein as he takes us behind the curtain of his first new play in almost 30 years. Watch a live video webcast Tuesday, March 11 at 7pm ET.

WNYC Events

MLK — Activism and the Arts

Monday, January 17, 2022

View the 16th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration from WNYC and the Apollo Theater, exploring the influence of artists in the civil rights movement.