The Bells: A Daylong Celebration Of Lou Reed, a tribute event curated by Reed’s wife Laurie Anderson and producer Hal Willner, kicked off at NYC’s Lincoln Center today. The festivities began with an tai-chi class led by Reed’s instructor Master Ren GuangYi, followed by covers of his music performed by a rotating cast of musicians […]
Today, Laurie Anderson and Hal Willner's daylong Lou Reed tribute, “The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed,” kicked off at Lincoln Center in New York City. It started with a tai-chi class led by Reed’s personal instructor, Master Ren GuangYi. Show More Summary
If you haven't seen National Ballet of Canada's The Winters Tale, rush to get a ticket to one of the final three performances at Lincoln Center. Check back here tonight or tomorrow for Haglund's review. –––––––––––––––––––– Monday at 10:00am, BAM...
This free all-day event, features films, live music, art, and meditation, and more. More names: Lee Ranaldo, Steve Shelley, Doveman, JG Thirlwell, Jon Spencer, Mark Kozelek, Victoria Williams, John Zorn, Kim Cattrall (?!), Steve Buscemi and still more. Continue reading…
I don't want to start off with my quibbles about The Golem, which the Lincoln Center Festival is presenting at the Gerald Lynch Theatre through Sunday, because I don't want anything to discourage you from seeing this ingenious and ultimately quite moving show. Show More Summary
"The most merciful thing in the world … is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents." - H.P. Lovecraft "On The Silver Globe," now playing in a jaw-dropping and necessary restoration at Lincoln Center, concerns no less a subject than the beginning of civilization, the foundation of religion and man's fundamental violence. Show More Summary
“Beginning on Tuesday and continuing for three months, TKTS will sell tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway productions from a box office inside [Lincoln Center’s] David Rubenstein Atrium … The Lincoln Center venture is an effort by TKTS, which sells predominantly to tourists, to see if it can increase the number of tickets sold to New […]
AFROPUNK's Girrrl Riot featuring Alice Smith brought out an enthusiast audience of fans for pop and soul singer Alice Smith. Smith is a bit hard to pigeon-hole, as she explores any number of different genres. She's a complicated mix of voices, a bit Beyonce - a bit Norah Jones. Show More Summary
On July 30, New York City's Lincoln Center will host “The Bells,” a daylong celebration in honor of Lou Reed. (The event is named for the title track from Reed's 1979 album.) The event is curated by Reed's widow, the artist Laurie Anderson, and his longtime producer Hal Wilner. Show More Summary
Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti was 17 when she met American jazz legend Wynton Marsalis. A rising classical star, she was on her own in New York for the first time for a performance at Lincoln Center. “Kathleen Battle sang in the same concert and Elie Wiesel spoke,” she recalls. “Itzhak Perlman...
The Big Apple Circus, whose clowns, acrobats and animals performed free for disadvantaged children and the elderly, has folded the tent that has been perched behind Manhattan’s Lincoln Center... To view the full story, click the title link.
Mike Mills’ 20th Century Women, starring Annette Bening and Greta Gerwig, will have its world premiere as this year’s New York Film Festival centerpiece. The announcement was made today by the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The 54th NYFF runs September 30-October 16. Show More Summary
I spent a lot of my early childhood wishing music came from the sky like in the movies, but there was one place in which it did—the Big Apple Circus, which my family attended in its tent behind Lincoln Center every fall until I was eight or nine. Show More Summary
No more guessing: If it's a 2017 Ford or Lincoln, it has Sync 3, as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. That means owners get a chance to run navigation through the center stack LCD.
words and photos by Sachyn Mital Patti Smith kept things fiery throughout her show at Damrosch Park for Lincoln Center's 'Out of Doors' summer festival on July 20. She spoke out against those who suggest one of the presidential candidates should be "executed," after someone tossed something onto the stage Smith said, "This isn't the Republican Convention... Continue reading…
There are some performers who shouldn’t retire from the stage – Baryshnikov, Jagger, and Darlene Love. Oh my goodness. Did Lincoln Center ever do itself proud last night with its sensational presentation of Darlene Love and her band under the...
The NY Phil commissioned a concerto for its principal viola, Cynthia Phelps, from the composer Julia Adolphe. A Lincoln Center world premiere was scheduled for November. Er, no. Phelps’s representative asked Gerard Schwarz, music director of the Eastern Music Festival, if she could premiere the concerto this weekend with the EMF’s faculty orchestra in Greensboro, North […]
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Ava DuVernay's The 13th, a documentary about racial inequality and mass incarceration in the United States, will open the 54th New York Film Festival. The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced the... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces Ava DuVernay’s documentary THE 13th as the Opening Night selection of the 54th New York Film Festival (September 30 – October 16), making its world premiere at Alice Tully Hall. The 13th is...Show More Summary