Battle of the Boroughs: Bronx Winner

Monday, April 14, 2014

Eleven undiscovered musical acts from the Bronx competed during a live concert on April 4, 2014. Then, voters whittled those down to their top five bands. Now, after a week of voting, there's only one act standing!

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On-Demand Video: Soundcheck's Gigstock with Conor Oberst, James Vincent McMorrow

Friday, April 11, 2014

Soundcheck closed its two-day mini music fest with another sold-out show April 10 featuring two outstanding singer-songwriters: Conor Oberst and James Vincent McMorrow.

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On-Demand Video: Soundcheck's Gigstock with The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Parquet Courts

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Soundcheck kicked off Gigstock - a mini-festival inspired by their daily Gig Alert feature - live in The Greene Space on Wednesday, April 9. The sold-out show was curated by the indie concert site Oh My Rockness and featured The Pains of Being Pure at Heart and Parquet Courts

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Vote for the Bronx's Best Band

Monday, April 07, 2014

Which of these undiscovered musical acts should be crowned the Bronx's best? Vote by midnight on Sunday, April 13.

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Watch Live and Vote: Bronx Battle of the Boroughs

Friday, April 04, 2014

It's the Battle for the Bronx! Eleven undiscovered musical acts will compete. Only one can be crowned the borough's best and go on to the citywide showdown. Watch live and vote at 7:30pm ET.

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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents the Metropolitan Opera National Council Award Winners

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Meet the 2014 winners of The Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions! They joined us live in The Greene Space on Tuesday, April 1 - their first New York performance following the Grand Finals concert on the Met stage.

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On-Demand Video: New Tech City Talks Parenting in the Digital Age

Friday, March 28, 2014

Between tablets, cell phones, video games and computers, the minutes of daily screen time the average child logs in can quickly add up to hours. 

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Soundcheck Presents: Gigstock

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Every morning on WNYC, Soundcheck’s John Schaefer offers listeners a Gig Alert – a profile of one outstanding artist set to perform that night in New York. 

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On-Demand Video: Q2 Music Presents Kronos Quartet 40th Birthday Celebration

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Kronos Quartet, one of the most renowned and influential new-music groups of our time, celebrated its 40th anniversary with an exclusive evening of music and conversation in The Greene Space on March 24.

 

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On-Demand Video: The Chiara Quartet Plays By Heart

Monday, March 24, 2014

On March 21, WQXR presented the award-winning Chiara String Quartet in a concert performed completely by heart and without relying on any printed sheet music. 

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Designing Hair and Makeup for the Cross-Dressing Men of 'Casa Valentina'

Monday, March 17, 2014

As if designing hair and makeup for a Broadway production weren't challenging enough, what if the script called for the actors to do that hair and makeup live on stage every night? 

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Battle of the Boroughs: Queens Winner

Monday, March 17, 2014

Twelve musical acts from Queens competed during a live concert on March 7, 2014. Then, voters picked their top five bands. Now, after a week of voting, there's only one act standing!

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On-Demand Video: Harvey Fierstein Takes Us Inside His New Play, 'Casa Valentina'

Friday, March 14, 2014

The Greene Space's Inside Look: Broadway series wrapped up Tuesday, March 11 with a peek behind the curtain of "Casa Valentina" - the first new play from Harvey Fierstein in nearly 30 years. 

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Vote for Queens' Best Band

Monday, March 10, 2014

Which of these five up-and-coming musical acts should be crowned Queens' best? Watch their performances, then vote for your favorite by Sunday, March 16 at 11:59pm ET.

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Watch Live and Vote: Queens Battle of the Boroughs

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

It's the Battle for Queens! Twelve undiscovered musical acts will compete. Only one can be crowned the borough's best and go on to the citywide showdown. Watch live and vote!

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Video: David Chase and Steve Buscemi on the Rise of TV Antiheroes

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

In today's new golden age of television, why are the most fun-to-watch characters also the most morally dubious?  

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On-Demand Video: Get an Inside Look at Broadway's 'A Raisin in the Sun'

Friday, February 28, 2014

The Greene Space's Inside Look Broadway conversation series continued on Thursday, February 27 with a sneak peek at the upcoming revival of Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun" starring Denzel Washington.

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On-Demand Video: Leonard Lopate and Guests Explore Guastavino in New York

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

What do Carnegie Hall, the Bronx Zoo's Elephant House and the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine have in common? They're all marvels of architectural beauty that contain the interlocking tile vaults created by the father-son team of Rafael Guastavino, Sr. and Rafael Jr.

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Video: Designing the Stage for 'A Raisin in the Sun'

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

When it came to designing the stage for the upcoming Broadway revival of "A Raisin in the Sun," director Kenny Leon and set designer Mark Thompson wanted to create as much intimacy between the characters and the audience as possible.

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On-Demand Video: A Conversation with Sir Ian McKellen

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Sir Ian McKellen stopped by The Greene Space on Tuesday, February 18 for an intimate conversation on his life and career with The Takeaway's John Hockenberry.

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