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A Conversation with the Cast of A Streetcar Named Desire

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

The Greene Space presented a conversation on the new take on Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, A Streetcar Named Desire. Joining us were two-time Golden Globe nominee Blair Underwood, in his Broadway debut as Stanley, Daphne Rubin-Vega (Rent) as Stella, Nicole Ari Parker ("Soul Food") as Blanche, Wood Harris ("The ...

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'Their Eyes Were Watching God' Interpreted Through Music and Readings

Thursday, March 15, 2012

To mark the 75th anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston's novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, The Greene Space transformed into a Harlem Renaissance-style salon with live music and readings.

Award-winning actor and poet, Carl Hancock Rux and and award-winning actress, writer and director, Patrice Johnson read excerpts from Zora Neale ...

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Marc Primus on All Ears with Terrance McKnight

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Marc Primus, curator and historian, speaks on the legacy of Langston and Zora and the role they've played in African American arts and social justice in America.

Primus provides insight to how Langston and Zora clashed over the collaboration Mule Bone despite their common ideologies.

Both writers sought to represent ...

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Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Radio Drama. Scene: Nanny's Past

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Excerpt from The Greene Space radio drama, "Their Eyes Were Watching God." Scene, Nanny's Past.

Part of the 75th Anniversary celebration of Zora Neale Hurston's novel. Learn more about the multiplatform exploration.

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Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Radio Drama. Scene: Pheoby reunited

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Excerpt from The Greene Space radio drama, "Their Eyes Were Watching God." Scene, Pheoby reunited.

Part of the 75th Anniversary celebration of Zora Neale Hurston's novel.

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Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Radio Drama

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Excerpt from The Greene Space radio drama, "Their Eyes Were Watching God." Scene, Janie Returns to Eatonville.

Part of the 75th Anniversary celebration of Zora Neale Hurston's novel.

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A Conversation with Anne Bogart

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

The Greene Space hosted an evening with Artistic Director of SITI Company Anne Bogart. To mark the launch of Bogart's new book, Conversations with Anne, a document that captures the series of interviews with major artists and free-thinkers for over twenty-five years, she has a live conversation with two playwrights: two-time Pulitzer ...

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Featured: Their Eyes Were Watching God

Monday, March 05, 2012

The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space explored the novel Their Eyes Were Watching God in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the original publication and to herald its place as ...

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The International Association of Culinary Professionals

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Pre-Conference Event: Food Policy Talk, March 13th, 2012 at 7pm
Venue; The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, 44 Charlton Street, New York, NY 10014
Annual Conference: March 29-April 2, 2012, NYC

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Baba Brinkman performs "Black-Eyed Peas" Live on Soundcheck

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Canadian rapper and playwright Baba Brinkman put Chaucer and Darwin to a beat in his acclaimed off-Broadway productions of The Canterbury Tales Remixed and The Rap Guide to Evolution. He brought his "it hop" skills to the Greene Space for a live performance.

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Robert Glasper Experiment brings Black Radio to The Greene Space

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Robert Glasper draws together his parallel passions for hip hop and jazz on his latest release, "Black Radio" In addition to his formal jazz training, the pianist has long navigated the nebulous territory between the two genres working with artists like Q-Tip, Mos Def, and Erykah Badu. For this special ...

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Maritri Garrett improvises with Carl Hancock Rux

Monday, February 27, 2012

Like countless creative collaborations, the one between Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes was fruitful but ultimately ended in acrimony. Award-winning WQXR radio host Terrance McKnight, who recently finished a radio documentary exploring Langston’s commonly overlooked musical endeavors entitled I, Too, Sing American: Music in the Life of Langston Hughes, ...

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Randy Weston performs “Do Nothing ‘Til You Hear From Me.”

Monday, February 27, 2012

Like countless creative collaborations, the one between Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes was fruitful but ultimately ended in acrimony. Award-winning WQXR radio host Terrance McKnight, who recently finished a radio documentary exploring Langston’s commonly overlooked musical endeavors entitled I, Too, Sing American: Music in the Life of Langston Hughes, ...

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I, Too, Sing American: Music in the Life of Langston Hughes

Monday, February 27, 2012

Like countless creative collaborations, the one between Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes was fruitful but ultimately ended in acrimony. Award-winning WQXR radio host Terrance McKnight, who recently finished a radio documentary exploring Langston’s commonly overlooked musical endeavors entitled I, Too, Sing American: Music in the Life of Langston Hughes, ...

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Congratulations to The Brown Rice Family!

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Winners in Battle of the Boroughs Brooklyn!

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Susan Bernofsky reads from her forthcoming novel at The Global Salon: New Orleans in The Greene Space

Friday, February 17, 2012

The Global Salon: NEW ORLEANS (USA) was the climactic season finale of the Global Salon series, where reflections from each previously imagined region offered up a magical, spiritual energy of renewal and empowerment.

Host Eddie Robinson, a native of the Gulf region, lead audience members on an explosive journey of ...

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Terence Blanchard Quintet plays from the album "Choices," live in The Greene Space

Friday, February 17, 2012

The Global Salon: NEW ORLEANS (USA) was the climactic season finale of the Global Salon series, where reflections from each previously imagined region offered up a magical, spiritual energy of renewal and empowerment.

Host Eddie Robinson, a native of the Gulf region, lead audience members on an explosive journey of ...

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Boxers Alicia Ashley and Heather Hardy spar in The Greene Space

Friday, February 17, 2012

"That's what I like about boxing, because I can't believe I can actually fight in the ring and think. When you beat somebody, you're better than them. That's what's satisfying [to] me."-Bertha Aracil

Men have boxed in the Olympic games since the ancient Greeks adopted the sport more than two ...

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Rosie Perez discusses boxing with a panel of Women Boxers

Friday, February 17, 2012

That's what I like about boxing, because I can't believe I can actually fight in the ring and think. When you beat somebody, you're better than them. That's what's satisfying [to] me."-Bertha Aracil

Men have boxed in the Olympic games since the ancient Greeks adopted the sport more than two ...

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Their Eyes Were Watching God: Video Page

Monday, February 13, 2012

Watch all the videos concerning our series honoring the 75th Anniversary of Their Eyes Were Watching God. 

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