NYU Portraits: Where Social Justice Meets the Stage

NYU Portraits 2023: Where Social Change Meets the Stage

Thursday, August 31, from 7:00–9:00 p.m. ET | Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

NYU Portraits is an annual, performance-based event featuring a dynamic cast of student and celebrity performance artists, speakers, and trailblazers. This NYU tradition is a vibrant and exciting showcase where historical and contemporary movements for justice and equity come together on stage to inspire social change. This event is organized in collaboration with Voices of a People’s History of the United States.

NYU Portraits Cast 2023:

Celebrity Cast:

NYU Student Cast:


  • Michael Funk, Clinical Associate Professor and Program Director, Steinhardt
  • Renzhong Tan, Director, Center for Multicultural Education and Programs (CMEP)

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If you have questions or need more information about NYU Portraits, please contact the Office of Global Inclusion at globalinclusion@nyu.edu.