As part of the 2018 Next Wave Festival, BAM and Onassis Cultural Center New York will present n a fall series of theater productions, conversations, and film screenings that explores the concept of free speech as a form of resistance, and examines the challenges facing individuals, societies, and movements that seek to employ it.
By Vicki James Yiannias Greek News A modern-day wonder, the Birds, Athens-born director Nikos Karathanos’ re-staging of Aristophanes’ ancient comedy, Birds, performed in the amphitheater-like space at St. Ann’s Warehouse on the Brooklyn waterfront from May 2-13 was the foundation piece of BIRDS: A Festival Inspired by Aristophanes, April 22-July 8. In this contemporary adaptation […]
A World of Emotions airs on WNYC’s Leonard Lopate Show, Booker Prize-winning author Arundhati Roy at BAM, special lecture at the National Arts Club, and final weeks of exhibition—closes June 24.
In conjunction with the critically acclaimed exhibition A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD, on view through June 24, 2017, the Onassis Cultural Center New York is offering a dynamic roster of programs programs are designed to engage audiences in the consideration of emotions in Ancient Greek culture and how they resonate […]
On March 9, the Onassis Cultural Center New York will bring to vivid life the emotions of the people of ancient Greece, and prompt questions about how we express, control, manipulate, or simulate feelings in our own society, by presenting its groundbreaking exhibition A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC – 200 AD.
The Onassis Cultural Center New York launches its fall season with the second annual Onassis Festival of Arts and Ideas. Antigone Now will be presented October 13-16 at the Onassis Cultural Center New York, in the Olympic Tower in mid-town Manhattan.