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Steppenwolf: A Musical Retelling

The first ever staged adaptation of Hermann Hesse’s classic novel, Steppenwolf: a musical drama with an original libretto and score by producer, composer, and student at The New School’s School of Jazz, Jochem le Cointre (Class of 2016).

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Laverne Cox, Diane Von Furstenberg, Deray Mckesson To Speak At 80th New School Commencement

Actress Laverne Cox, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, and Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson are among the honorary degree recipients who will speak at The New School’s 80th commencement exercises on Friday, May 20, at 11 a.m. at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York City. President David E. […]

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THE 68th ANNUAL PARSONS BENEFIT HONORS FOUR INFLUENTIAL WOMEN FOR THEIR COMMITMENT TO SOCIAL GOOD

The four extraordinary women are being recognized for their influence in fashion, art, performance, and media, as well as the work they have done to promote positive social change. The honorees include fashion icon and Parsons graduate Donna Karan; art curator, philanthropist, and New School for Social Research graduate Beth Rudin DeWoody; actress Sarah Jessica Parker; and […]

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The New School’s Mannes School Of Music And Parsons School Of Design Co-present The Nyc Premiere Of Jonathan Dove Opera Flight, May 9 & 10

The New School’s Mannes School of Music and Parsons School of Design co-present the New York City premiere of Flight, by composer Jonathan Dove. Music students from Mannes Opera and Mannes Orchestra will perform the three-act opera, in a fully-staged production featuring costume and set design by students from Parsons, The New School’s world-renowned art […]

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THE NEW SCHOOL’S SPRING 2015 PUBLIC PROGRAMMING: PERFORMING ARTS

The New School presents the second round of its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts.

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Trio Cavatina To Perform At Schneider Concert Series At The New School

Eight years after its 2007 New York debut at Schneider Concerts, Trio Cavatina returns to Manens School of Music at The New School’s professional chamber music series with a program that features Schumann, Schubert, and the New York Premiere of Douglas Boyce’s piano trio Every Deduction Involves the Observation of a Diagram.

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The New School’s College of Performing Arts Presents: Silent Movie Night

Hosted by actor Matthew Broderick, the College of Performing Arts presents Silent Movie Night, an innovative collaboration featuring an improvised performances and new music by the university’s jazz and Mannes students.

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Mannes College Announces Prize for Entrepreneurship in Music

Funded by a generous gift from Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Director Marin Alsop and the Alsop Family Foundation, the Alsop Entrepreneurship Award supports the implementation and creation of interdisciplinary projects to promote audience outreach in 21st century classical music.  

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Hermes Quartet to Perform at Schneider Concert Series at The New School

The New School’s Mannes College for Music’s professional chamber music series, the Schneider Concerts, presents the Hermès Quartet, winner of the 2011 Geneva International Music Competition, in a program that features Haydn and Schubert, as well as a Schumann quartet that was featured on the group’s most recent prize-winning recording.

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The New School’s Mannes College Announces The Creation Of Julius Rudel Award At Lincoln Center Concert

Mannes College at The New School will use its February 19 concert at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall (65th Street and Broadway) to announce the creation of the Julius Rudel Award for Conducting Studies at Mannes College, a program that places select Mannes conducting students in residence with the Buffalo Philharmonic (BPO).

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