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Saturday, May 30, 2015
2:30 p.m.Peace of Heart Choir
Founded shortly after the September 11 tragedies, the all-volunteer Peace of Heart Choir is committed to promoting healing, diversity, community bonding, and mutual understanding through music. Join the choir for an uplifting afternoon of songs from many cultures, including works from the Library for the Performing Arts’ collections. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each p…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, June 1, 2015
6 p.m.Ever Green: Amanda Green Celebrates Her Father Adolph Green
Having written music and lyrics for Hands on a Hardbody, High Fidelity, and other Broadway projects, Amanda Green is one of the most exciting songwriters working today. She is also the daughter of Adolph Green, the legendary lyricist of On the Town, Peter Pan, and Singing in the Rain. Amanda Green joins NYPL Theatre Curator Doug Reside for a conversation comparing her writing process with her father’s. See manuscript material from both father and daughter, and enjoy live performances of Green so…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
12 noonDixieland Jazz
Presented by the Gotham Jazzmen. Please enter by 111 Amsterdam Avenue. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Plaza entrance opens at 12:00 p.m.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, June 4, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - High Society
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen: High Society Directed by Charles Walters 1956, 107 minutes With Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Louis Armstrong, Celeste Holm The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, June 8, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - Pal Joey
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen - Pal Joey Directed by George Sidney 1957, 111 minutes With Rita Hayworth, Kim Novak
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
12 noonDixieland Jazz
Presented by the Gotham Jazzmen. Please enter by 111 Amsterdam Avenue. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Plaza entrance opens at 12:00 p.m.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, June 11, 2015
6 p.m.Treasures from the Sound Archive
The Library for the Performing Arts is home to one of the greatest public collections of sound recordings in the world. Author and discographer John Francis shares historic rarities from the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archive of Recorded Sound, featuring unpublished archival recordings of classical music by some of the great performers of the 20th century. Hear Arturo Toscanini and Sir Thomas Beecham conducting music they never commercially released, Igor Stravinsky conducting Glinka and talking ab…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Saturday, June 13, 2015
2:30 p.m.Vista Lirica
The chamber music ensemble Vista Lirica performs music by Debussy, Berg, Brahms, and others. The name 'Vista Lirica' is taken from Italian and means 'lyric perspective.' Inspired by 19th century, nature-centric luminaries, such as Beethoven, Schiller, and Brahms, Vista Lirica regularly presents events in tandem with environmental organizations, in addition to traditional concerts. Join us for an afternoon of music celebrating the beauty of nature. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, June 15, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - A Hole in the Head
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen: A Hole in the Head Directed by Frank Capra 1959, 120 minutes With Edward G. Robinson, Eleanor Parker, Carolyn Jones, Thelma Ritter The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
12 noonDixieland Jazz
Presented by the Gotham Jazzmen. Please enter by 111 Amsterdam Avenue. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Plaza entrance opens at 12:00 p.m.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, June 18, 2015
6 p.m.Colleagues in Concert
Susan Kagan, piano and Eric Grossman, violin will play works by Beethoven and Schubert. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to la…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Saturday, June 20, 2015
10:30 a.m.Sinatra on the Radio
Enjoy listening to rarely heard recordings of radio broadcasts featuring Frank Sinatra, including excerpts from Sophie Tucker’s private recording collection and a special 1945 V.J. Day show with Bob Hope, Meredith Wilson, and Orson Welles. This recording is from the Library's Rodgers and Hammerstein Archive of Recorded Sound. Reserve your seat HERE starting (For assistance with online reservations, please visit the welcome desk at the Library for the Performing Arts' Lincoln Center Plaza entran…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, LPA CafeAdults
2:30 p.m.Charles Jones in Concert
Pianist Charles Jones performs works by Beethoven, Scriabin, Ginastera, and Chopin. The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to last m…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
1 p.m.The Dance Historian Is In: Bolt, a ballet by Alexei Ratmansky to a score by Dmitri Shostakovitch
David Vaughan will introduce and screen a September 2006 performance by the Bolshoi Ballet of Ratmansky’s new version of this work, originally choreographed by Fyodor Lopukhov in 1931. In the Third Floor Screening Room. Seating is limited. First come first serve.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Third Floor Screening RoomAdults
Saturday, June 27, 2015
1:30 p.m.The New York Opera Forum presents Norma
The New York Opera Forum presents Norma by Vincenzo Bellini. Richard Nechamkin, director The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to programs on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, July 2, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - Ocean’s Eleven
Ocean’s Eleven Directed by Lewis Milestone (1960, 127 min.) With Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, Angie Dickinson, Joey Bishop
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, July 16, 2015
6 p.m.Film - Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin’ with Frank & Bing
Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin’ with Frank & Bing Directed by Jim Burns 2014, 58 min. Jimmy Van Heusen: Swingin’ with Frank & Bing is a celebration of the musical genius that composed songs for many of Hollywood's classic films, particularly for Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby. He was a romantic in the classic sense, a fun-loving bachelor popular with the starlets in New York City and Hollywood. He was also a fearless adventurer, a test pilot for Lockheed during the World War II, flying…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, July 20, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate Directed by John Frankenheimer (1962, 126 min.) With Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
6 p.m.FILM - The Detective
The Detective Directed by Gordon Douglas (1968, 114 min.) With Lee Remick, Jacqueline Bisset, Jack Klugman, Robert Duvall
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Billy Rose Theatre DivisionAdults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - Tony Rome
Tony Rome Directed by Gordon Douglas (1967, 110 min.) With Jill St. John, Gena Rowlands
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
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