Latest Stories in January
NYU Tisch Hosts Select Pre-Screening of “Bottled Up,” Enid Zentelis’s Tale of Love and Addiction, Feb. 21
Jan 28, 2014
The NYU Tisch School of the Arts will host a special advance screening of Bottled Up, written and directed by Tisch faculty member Enid Zentelis on February 21 at the school’s building at 721 Broadway. Starring Academy Award winner Melissa Leo, Bottled Up premiered at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and will be released in theaters and VOD on February 28.
NYU Faculty Honored at 56th Annual Grammy Awards
Jan 27, 2014
Two NYU faculty members were honored by the Recording Academy at the 2014 Grammy Awards, held last night in Los Angeles. Gil Goldstein, instructor at the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions at the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, received a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s) for Swing Low, performed by Bobby McFerrin and Esperanza Spalding. Billy Porter, instructor of recorded music at the NYU Tisch Clive Davis Institute, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, won in the category of Best Musical Theater Album for his performance on the album of songs from the Broadway musical, Kinky Boots.
Steinhardt Stages 15-Minute Musicals, Jan. 25 & 26
Jan 24, 2014
For five performances only, the Department of Musical Theater at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development will present 4@15: Four New Fifteen-Minute Musicals this weekend, January 25 and 26, at The Pless Hall Black Box Theatre. The performances, directed by Brian Blythe, feature new works from writers Miriam Daly, Jamie Cowperthwait and Salomon Lerner, Rachel Peters, Scotty Arnold, and Alana Jacoby. Tammy Holder serves as Music Director.
"Window Dressing," On Display at NYU 80WSE Satellite Gallery, January 26
Jan 23, 2014
Invoking the spirit of window dressers of the early 20th century, the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development will present Window Dressing, a site-specific installation by Chicago-based artist Diane Simpson.
ISAW Showcases Treasures from the Copper Age
Jan 23, 2014
A comprehensive selection of artifacts from the Nahal Mishmar Hoard and the Great Burial Cave at Peqi’in, another landmark find, will be seen for the first time in this country from February 12 to June 8, 2014 at The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University (ISAW).
North and Tropical Atlantic Ocean Bringing Climate Change to Antarctica, NYU Researchers Find
Jan 22, 2014
The gradual warming of the North and Tropical Atlantic Ocean is contributing to climate change in Antarctica, a team of NYU scientists has concluded. The findings, which rely on more than three decades of atmospheric data, show new ways in which distant regional conditions are contributing to Antarctic climate change.