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40th Anniversary Season of Mabou Mines Presents the World Premiere of “FINN” Opening March 4 at NYU Skirball Center
Feb 16, 2010
Internationally acclaimed theater ensemble Mabou Mines celebrates 40 years of creating groundbreaking theater with the world premiere of FINN, a digital and live-action adventure based on the ancient Celtic legend of Finn McCool opening on Thursday, March 4 at 8 p.m. at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place).
NYU Reynolds Program Hosts acclaimed photographic artist and cultural activist Christopher Jordan – March 3
Feb 16, 2010
Christopher Jordan, a former corporate attorney turned internationally acclaimed photographic artist and cultural activist, will deliver a talk at New York University on Wednesday, March 3 about his exploration of the frightening volume of waste generated by American consumerism.
Works by 10 Graduating Seniors in The Department of Photography and Imaging At the Tisch School of the Arts to Go on View
Feb 12, 2010
An exhibition featuring approximately 50 works in photography, digital imaging, and multimedia by 10 graduating seniors from the class of 2010 in the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Kanbar Institute of Film & Television will open February 18. It will remain on view at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts through March 13, 2010.
NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Hosts Poetry Reading Series
Feb 10, 2010
A series of three poetry readings will be hosted this spring by New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South. The readings are free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.
“Art or Archive? What Matters to Artists’ Estates” a Panel Discussion at NYU Fales Library, Feb. 16
Feb 5, 2010
New York University’s Fales Library presents Art or Archive? What Matters To Artists’ Estates?, Tuesday, February 16, 2010, 6:30 –8:30 p.m., in the Fales Library, third floor of the Bobst Library at New York University, 70 Washington Square South, NYC.
Four Alumni of NYU Tisch School of Arts Are Big Winners at Sundance 2010
Feb 1, 2010
The 26th Sundance Film Festival presented the 2010 Jury and Audience Awards on Saturday (Jan. 30) in Park City, Utah. Four alumni for the Tisch School of the Arts-three from the Kanbar Institute of Film & Television and one from the Graduate Acting Program-were big winners when they walked away with awards. In all, there were six winning films that had alumni and students from the Tisch School attached.
Concert Readings of the 2010 Goldberg Prize Play at the Tisch School of the Arts, Feb. 11 & 12
Feb 1, 2010
The Rita and Burton Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing in the Kanbar Institute of Film & Television at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts has announced that it will hold two concert readings of May the Devil Be Kinder by Alex Davidson, winner of the 2010 Rita and Burton Goldberg Prize Play Award for his play.
NYU's Richard Schechner Awarded Thalia Prize by the International Association of Theatre Critics
Jan 29, 2010
New York University’s Richard Schechner, University Professor and professor of performance studies in the department of Performance Studies at the Tisch School of the Arts, has been named the 2010 Thalia Award winner by the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC).
NYU Visiting Professor Helen Graham, Spanish Civil War Expert, Lectures on “The Afterlife of Violence”
Jan 29, 2010
Helen Graham, visiting professor in the department of history at New York University and King Juan Carlos I of Spain chair of Spanish American Culture and Civilization, will offer two public lectures in addition to a film series and round table on The Afterlife of Violence this spring.
Antonio Muñoz Molina, Renowned Spanish Novelist, Gives Public Lectures at NYU’s King Juan Carlos Center this Spring
Jan 27, 2010
Antonio Muñoz Molina, renowned Spanish novelist and author of the acclaimed novels Sepharad and Manuscript of Ashes, has been named King Juan Carlos I of Spain Chair in Spanish American Culture and Civilization at New York University.