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Theater of War Productions: Prometheus in Prison

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Join us for a dramatic theatrical reading of Aeschylus’ Prometheus Bound, followed by a conversation about the lasting impacts of incarceration. 


WQXR Family Concert: The Pirates of Penzance

Thursday, June 07, 2018

Tune in for a special all-kids production of "The Pirates of Penzance” (Gilbert & Sullivan’s most popular operetta), performed by the Amore Opera. 

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She Shreds: A Celebration of Women Guitarists

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Join New Sounds and The New York Guitar Festival for a celebration of women guitarists curated by Fabi Reyna, founder/editor of She Shreds magazine. 

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Shades of Love: Color, Parenting and Telling Our Kids the Truth about Race

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Join Jami Floyd as she talks to Elie Mystal, Alex Barnett, and Veronica Jordan about how they navigate conversations about race with their partners and multiracial children. 


WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces: Violinist Stella Chen

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Join us for the conclusion of this season of free Midday Masterpieces concerts with a performance by violinist Stella Chen and pianist Andrew Hsu.  


Podcast Mixtape: Future of Sex

Monday, June 04, 2018

Join Future of Sex's Bryony Cole, Make Love Not Porn Founder Cindy Gallop, Jezebel's Clover Hope and Artist Emma Sulkowicz for a conversation about sex, tech and consent.


44 Charlton: Hungry March Band, Comedian Jocelyn Chia, and Unitard!

Friday, June 01, 2018

Join us for a variety show with performances from the Hungry March Band, comedian Jocelyn Chia, the comedy trio Unitard, and host Julian Fleisher!  


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: "In the Dark"

Monday, May 21, 2018

Come listen to a buzzed-about episode of "In the Dark" over drinks and then hear about the ins and outs of how it was made with Margaret Lyons.


Classical Beer Jam: Mainly Mozart

Friday, May 18, 2018

Join us for an unforgettable evening of classical music paired with delicious local brews as WQXR launches a new monthly variety series. This first installment is all about Mozart.


A Flamenco Tribute: Pepe Romero and Marija Temo

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Come see host John Schaefer, classical guitarist Pepe Romero, and musician Marija Temo pay tribute to the music of Spain.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Join Brian Lehrer for conversations with Ben Smith, Katie Couric, Jeff Weaver, Peniel Joseph and Raymond Brown. He'll be taking questions from callers and the audience. 

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Trump, Inc. Live

Monday, May 14, 2018

Explore some of the biggest questions about the president's family business with Andrea Bernstein, Ilya Marritz, Eric Umansky, Jesse Eisinger, Masha Gessen and Tony Schwartz.


WQXR Family Concert: Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Bring your family to a magical interpretation of Prokofiev’s "Peter and the Wolf" performed by musicians from the Brooklyn Conservatory Community Orchestra and narrated by Jeff Spurgeon.


Podcast Mixtape: Radiolab Presents Robert or Robot?

Monday, May 07, 2018

Join Jad Abumrad, Robert Krulwich, and critically acclaimed writer Brian Christian for a live exploration of communication in the 21st century. 


44 Charlton: Francine the Lucid Dream, Frances Ruffelle, Midtown Staxx, and Little Lord!

Friday, May 04, 2018

Bite into a hot slice of NYC life at our variety show. Join us for a night of games, soulful soundscapes and irreverent theater. Plus, a May the Fourth Star Wars Costume Contest! 


Theater of War: Theater of Law

Thursday, May 03, 2018

Join us for a theatrical reading of Aeschylus’ "Eumenides," followed by a conversation about the failure of the American legal system.


Icons & Innovators: Ric Burns

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Wed, May 2 | Hear about Ric Burns' upcoming film 'The Chinese Exclusion Act,' and how the little-known 1882 law has influenced our current immigration debate.


The New York Times Podcast Club, IRL: 'Happier with Gretchen'

Monday, April 30, 2018

Hear and discuss an episode of the new podcast with host Gretchen Rubin and Margaret Lyons, TV critic at The New York Times. 

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Slut: The Play

Monday, April 23, 2018

<p>&nbsp;</p> Join us on Friday, April 27, at 7 pm for a play that explores gender norms and the challenges teenagers face as they develop sexuality and self. <p>&nbsp;</p>


¡Adelante, Cuba! Festival Kickoff: Arturo O’Farrill, Ayodele Casel and Yasek Manzano

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Watch a live stream as jazz giant Arturo O’Farrill, tap artist Ayodele Casel, and trumpet player Yasek Manzano kick off a celebration of the rich and vibrant artists of Cuba.

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