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KidsLIVE and TeenLIVE


KidsLIVE and TeenLIVE events at The New York Public Library feature thought-provoking conversations, real debates, and exciting spectacular performances with your favorite authors, artists, filmmakers, musicians, fashionistas, and more.

KidsLIVE  takes children and their families on an enriching cultural and educational journey—including musical performances, live theatre, opportunities to meet authors and illustrators, and much more. KidsLIVE programs feature presenters who reflect the rich diversity of New York City and help young audiences develop their creativity, talents, and love for learning.

TeenLIVE reaches teens culturally, artistically, inspirationally, technologically, and more with the biggest, best, and the brightest stars. TeenLIVE programs spotlight current cultural trends and important mainstays that inform the lives of today’s teens.

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All KidsLIVE and TeenLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.

Upcoming Programs

TeenLIVE presents The Moth High School GrandSLAM

Friday, December 4, 2015, 7 p.m.
The Moth's Education Program brings the art and craft of personal storytelling to high school students across New York City. This past semester students from across the city learned to craft and share their personal stories with their school communities. On December 4th, we invite you to join as ten of these all-star storytellers take the stage at the city-wide High School GrandSLAM in the Celeste Bartos Forum.Read More ›