The Greene Space: Events for October 2016
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Tues, Oct 4 | Join us for a live taping of the WNYC Studios podcast with host Alec Baldwin as he sits down for a conversation with actor John Turturro. A live video stream will also be available.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Wed, Oct 5 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers. A live video stream will also be available.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Wed, Oct 5 | Join us for an evening of conversation with Green and writer Daniel Bergner as we examine one man's unlikely journey that sheds light on the realities of race in America.
**Please Note: Due to artist illness, this event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Thurs, Oct. 6 | Join us for an evening of chamber music and history featuring Kareem M. Lucas of The Classical Theatre of Harlem and hosted by WQXR's Terrance McKnight. A live video webcast will also be available.
Friday, October 7, 2016
Fri, Oct 7 | Join us for the launch of Julian Fleisher's monthly feast of music, comedy, dance and art. Tonight's guests: comedian Michelle Buteau, music by Adam Platt and Amy Leon, a scary story from horror filmmaker Larry Fessenden and Glenn McQuaid, and a performance by Adrienne Truscott.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Thurs, Oct 13 | Join us for a celebration of the latest Richard Tucker Award winner, featuring arias and duets from some of Mozart's most beloved operas.
Friday, October 14, 2016
Fri, Oct 14 | Join us as WNYC's Peabody Award-winning host talks live with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, New York Liberty players Swin Cash and Tina Charles, NPR's Peter Sagal, Alexandra Petri of The Washington Post; and Ashley Nicole Black, writer and correspondent for TBS' "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee."
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Sat, Oct 15 | Join us for a presentation of Ping Chong’s interview-based theater production exploring the diverse experiences of young Muslims living in post-9/11 New York City.
Monday, October 17, 2016
Mon, Oct 17 | Broadway shows are often derided as being out of touch with contemporary life, but the American musical has actually been taking the nation’s pulse for over a century. Join us as we kick off a new season of Encores! Unscripted conversations with New York City Center.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Sat, Oct 22 | Join us for a live taping of the public radio show that artfully blends unpredictable conversation, live music and comedy from emerging artists. Featuring MSNBC’s Chris Hayes, comedian Michelle Buteau, novelist Jonathan Safran Foer and music by Kadhja Bonet.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Wed, Oct 26 | Composer Michael Friedman takes America’s political temperature, in song, for The New Yorker Radio Hour. The evening will feature a selection of his work with performances by Kristolyn Lloyd and Jeremy Pope. The New Yorker’s Sarah Larson hosts.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Thurs, Oct 27 | From the billions spent by Charles and David Koch to the small bills spent by Bernie Sanders' supporters, whose money controls American politics?
Guests include author and former MSNBC host Dylan Ratigan; radio show host and former public advocate Mark Green; and Glynda Carr, advocate and political strategist.
Friday, October 28, 2016
Fri, Oct 28 | Join us as WNYC's Peabody Award-winning host leads an election conversation about what matters most now in local and national politics. In this live show, Brian talks with Mayor Bill de Blasio, MSNBC's Joy Reid and artist Marina Abramović.
A live video webcast will also be available.