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The New School Public Programming: Performing Arts

The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been a fixture in New York City’s performing arts scene, showcasing work in music, drama, and dance by its talented students, visiting scholars, and faculty.

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The Jasper String Quartet at the Schneider Concerts, December 7

One of classical music’s most celebrated young chamber ensembles will play a program of Haydn, Bartók, and Mendelssohn at The New School.

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Harry Belafonte, Talib Kweli, Cornel West Coming To The New School For Juvenile Justice Conference

Harry Belafonte, Talib Kweli and Cornel West are among the illustrious musicians, actors, poets, activists and academics who will take the stage at Growing Up Locked Down (GULD), a three-day, multi-media juvenile justice conference to be held at The Tishman Auditorium at The New School for Drama September 24-26.

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The New School Mourns the Passing of Elaine Stritch

The New School mourns the death of the phenomenal Broadway actress and singer Elaine Stritch, who attended The New School’s Erwin Piscator’s Dramatic Workshop in 1944. 

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The Shape of Jazz to Come: Downtown Jazz 1959 and Now

Discussion and performance of Ornette Coleman’s work, Wednesday, May 28th at 6:30 PM

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Mannes and Parsons Present IL POSTINO

On Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10, Mannes and Parsons will present their first-ever fully staged opera collaboration, the New York City premiere of IL POSTINO.

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The Lamar and Ruth Alsop Memorial Concert

On April 21, Mannes College The New School for Music will honor the memory of distinguished Alumnus Lamar Alsop and his wife Ruth Alsop with an orchestra concert by Mannes students and guest artists. Conducted by Marin Alsop, this event will be the inaugural orchestra concert in Tishman Auditorium at The New School’s recently opened […]

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Kelli O’Hara and Steven Pasquale in Conversation with the New York Performance Community

This Thursday, The New School for Drama, SAG Foundation, and BroadwayWorld.com  will present a 90-minute career Conversations with Kelli O’Hara and Steven Pasquale, starring together in Broadway’s The Bridges of Madison County. 

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Mark Ruffalo Named 2014 Artist-in-Residence

The star of The Kids or Alright, You Can Count on Me, The Avengers, and Zodiac – will share his reflections on for stage and film to students and faculty at The New School for Drama.

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MACE Performs March 21

MACE (The Mannes American Composers Ensemble) will present the third concert of its season, conducted by founder and director Lowell Liebermann, featuring East-coast premieres works by Uri Caine and Derek Bermel, as well as Caine’s signature re-interpretations of Bach’s Goldberg Variations with members of Caine’s band playing alongside MACE.

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