Presents Phylicia Rashad, Alice Walker, Ruby Dee, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Randy Weston, Sonia Sanchez, Carl Hancock Rux and others

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Presents Phylicia Rashad, Alice Walker, Ruby Dee, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Randy Weston, Sonia Sanchez, Carl Hancock Rux and others. 

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2012 Battle of the Boroughs Contestants

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Congratulations 2012 Battle of the Boroughs Contestants! Let's get ready to battle.

WNYC Presents
JS 30: Three Decades of John Schaefer

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

In 1981, a young radio host from Brooklyn came to WNYC. John Schaefer was hired to read newscasts and introduce classical music, but soon found himself hosting a new music show that quickly became the on-air hub of the fertile downtown music scene.

Thoughout December, WNYC celebrated Schaefer’s inimitable contributions ...

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WQXR Presents
The Metropolitan Opera in The Greene Space

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Midge Woolsey hosted a very special sneak preview of The Enchanted Island, the Met's world-premiere production  Met stars David Daniels, Danielle de Niese, Lisette Oropesa and Luca Pisaroni performed, and the creative team -  the work’s creator and writer Jeremy Sams and director-designer team Phelim McDermott and Julian Crouch - ...

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A Christmas Carol: A Radio Drama

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

The Greene Space was home for the performance of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol: A Radio Drama.  A Christmas Carol, a novella by English author Charles Dickens tells the story  of sour and stingy Ebenezer Scrooge, played by F. Murray Abraham, and his transformation after the supernatural visits of Jacob ...

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The Global Salon: Cities in Brazil

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

The Global Salon: BRAZIL examined the country's astounding transformation in economic prosperity and global infrastructure. Host Eddie Robinson navigated a uniquely, rich dialogue with today's leading influencers, highlighting fields of music, design, entrepreneurial enterprises and sportsmanship. Our Brazilian Global Salon featured a festive showcase filled with discovery, emerging innovation, and ...

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CHINA IN NEW YORK: A WQXR FESTIVAL

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

From Monday, January 23 – Sunday, January 29, WQXR will ring in the Year of the Dragon with CHINA IN NEW YORK: A WQXR FESTIVAL, an exploration of the work of Chinese-born composers and musicians now active in New York, as well as some of the economic and political issues ...

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Discover The Greene Space

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

IT'S A BIG WORLD IN HERE.
Join us for a virtual scavenger hunt on our newly designed website.  You could win two free tickets to a Greene Space show of your choice.  

The first three people to return correct answers to all of the below questions win two ...

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Experience the Space

Monday, January 09, 2012

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Battle of the Boroughs Talent Quest 2012

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Got talent? Close to 100 performers were in the first two seasons of Battle of the Boroughs in The Greene Space and were webcast live to the world. Now, you can enter to take part in Season Three of this exciting talent series that gives a platform to the best undiscovered performers in New York City.

Be heard! The Greene Space's Battle of the Boroughs is open to submissions from bands, ensembles, instrumentalists, vocalists, DJs and spoken word artists. All genres are welcome! A line-up of several acts from each borough will be selected to perform at The Greene Space, culminating in a final round with winners from each borough. The ultimate winner will receive a featured concert in The Greene Space.

Battle of the Boroughs 2012: Submit Your Work

Thursday, June 30, 2011

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Battle of the Boroughs 2012: FAQs

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Here are some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about the Battle of the Boroughs.

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Behind the Music: Charanams in Queens

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Go behind the scenes with Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs Winner, and Queens representative, Charanams.

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Behind the Music: Joan Caddell & The Midnight Choir

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Go behind the scenes with Ultimate Battle crowd favorite, and Staten Island Battle of the Boroughs representative, Joan Caddell & The Midnight Choir.

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Behind the Music: Andy Suzuki & The Method in Manhattan

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Go behind the scenes with Manhattan Battle of the Boroughs representative Andy Suzuki & The Method.

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Behind the Music: The Soulfolk Experience in Brooklyn

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Go behind the scenes with Brooklyn Battle of the Boroughs representative The Soulfolk Experience.

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Behind the Music: Finotee in The Bronx

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Go behind the scenes with Bronx Battle of the Boroughs representative Finotee.

 

Behind the Music: Finotee in The Bronx from The Greene Space @ WNYC & WQXR on Vimeo.

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Battle of the Boroughs 2011 Winner: Charanams

Monday, June 20, 2011

Congratulations to Charanams, winner of the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs 2011, and all the bands who competed this year.

Check back here soon for more video clips from the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs and the upcoming Charanams concert in The Greene Space! 

Special mention goes to Joan Caddell & The Midnight Choir, the in-house favorite of the night.

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Battle of the Boroughs: Manhattan Representative

Monday, June 13, 2011

Congratulations to Andy Suzuki & the Method - your choice to represent Manhattan in the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs in The Greene Space on June 17th. 

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Battle of the Boroughs: Staten Island Representative

Monday, May 16, 2011

Congratulations to Joan Caddell & the Midnight Choir - your choice to represent Staten Island in the Ultimate Battle of the Boroughs in The Greene Space on June 17th. 

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