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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 May 20 (For assistance with online reservations, please visit the welcome desk at the Library for the Performing Arts' Lincoln Center Plaza…
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
Monday, June 22, 2015
7 p.m.Rare Royal Ballet films
As a prelude to the Royal Ballet's season at the David H. Koch Theater (June 23-29), Alastair Macaulay, chief dance critic of the "New York Times", will present a selection of rare or unique films of the company, showing what an extraordinary trove of film material there is in the Dance Division of the NYPL. Reserve your seat HERE starting May 22 (For assistance with online reservations, please visit the welcome desk at the Library for the Performing Arts' Lincoln Center Plaza entrance, where…
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
Monday, June 29, 2015
6 p.m.Hats off to Broadway
Presented by Harwood Management Vocal Artists. 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 minute change or cancellation.
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
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen Ocean’s Eleven Directed by Lewis Milestone (1960, 127 minutes) with Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, Angie Dickinson, Joey Bishop 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 seat…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Saturday, July 11, 2015
2:30 p.m.ROCKIN' THE ROACH! - Wave Two
Silent Clowns Film Series ROACH "ALL-STAR" RARITIES FROM LIBRARY OF CONGRESS (all in 35MM !) The Roach Studios "All-Star" series was actually a misnomer - as they rarely contained any bonafide stars at all - more a catchall for tryouts and featured performers. Toto in DO HUSBANDS DECEIVE? (1918) Will Rogers in JUS' PASSIN' THROUGH (1923) Lucien Littlefield and Charlie Murray in SOMEWHERE IN SOMEWHERE (1925) Arthur Stone in SHERLOCK SLEUTH (1925) Clyde Cook in STARVATION BLUES (192…
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
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen The Manchurian Candidate Directed by John Frankenheimer (1962, 126 minutes) with Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury 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 212.64…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, July 27, 2015
6 p.m.Jim J's Jukebox - The Great American Songbook, from Vaudeville to Tin Pan Alley; from Broadway to Hollywood
American Songbook expert and buff Jim Jimirro shares insights, behind-the-scene anecdotes and music from his vast collection. Thousands around the world have enjoyed his vibrant and informed perspective on the music of Berlin, Porter, Kern and Gershwin, the lyrics of Mercer, Hart and Hammerstein, and the stylings of Sinatra and Fitzgerald. Jim’s presentations are packed with music, stories and humor, but it's his passion that sets these lectures apart. His way of hearing this music in a speci…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thursday, August 6, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - Tony Rome
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen Tony Rome Directed by Gordon Douglas (1967, 110 minutes) with Jill St. John, Gena Rowlands 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…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Saturday, August 8, 2015
2:30 p.m.ROCKIN' THE ROACH! - Wave Two
Silent Clowns Film Series M.I.T @ ROACH....(Men In Trouble that is) A recurring and at times, overarching theme in Roach comedies were guys finding themselves in a desperate, mounting pickle - usually with or because of members of the opposite sex. Clever variations on this old chestnut raised this to a high art - while managing to largely disarm any sexism, thanks to deft writing, direction and casting. Here are four gems of unmitigated hilarity! Tyler Brooke and James Finlayson in DI…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Monday, August 17, 2015
6 p.m.FILM - The Detective
Ol' Blue Eyes on Screen The Detective Directed by Gordon Douglas (1968, 114 minutes) with Lee Remick, Jacqueline Bisset, Jack Klugman, Robert Duvall 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 212.6…
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
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