NYR Staff


  • Park Avenue Armory Recital Series

    March 12, 2014 — October 6, 2014

    The Second Annual Park Avenue Armory Recital Series, hosted in the lavishly restored Board of Officers Room, begins in March with a performance by the Russian-German pianist Igor Levit.

  • The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

    March 29, 2014, 7 pm

    Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs a concert at Carnegie Hall that explores the musical traditions of Hungary featuring music by Hungarian composers that incorporated traditional folk tunes into their works.

  • New York Review of Books Documentary

    February 14, 2014, 3 pm — 4:35 pm

    Martin Scorsese's documentary about the New York Review of Books at 50

  • Edward Frenkel and Jim Holt at the Museum of Mathematics

    January 24, 2014, 6:30 pm — 7:30 pm

    Jim Holt and Edward Frenkel discuss a book about the beauty of mathematics.

  • Existential Love and Math

    December 8, 2013, 2 pm — 3:30 pm

    Edward Frenkel and Laurent Derobert contemplate the passion, emotion, and infinite possibilities of mathematics

  • John Ashbery Collects: Poet Among Things

    September 12, 2013 — November 2, 2013

    An exhibition exploring Ashbery's collecting and its influence on his poetry.

  • Little Star Reading

    July 25, 2013, 8 pm

    Eliot Weinberger joins the poet and memoirist Cynthia Zarin, poet Carol Muske-Dukes, and novelist Jean McGarry to read and talk with Little Star editor Ann Kjellberg about literary life and the small magazine in the electronic age.

  • The Cleveland Orchestra Performs at The Rite of Spring at 100

    March 17, 2013, 7 pm

    The Rite of Spring at 100, an ongoing celebration of the ballet’s centennial, features 12 new works, nine world premieres and two U.S. premieres performed by celebrated artists from across the globe. This month, the Cleveland Orchestra performs.

  • Britten II: A Free Live Stream

    February 28, 2013, 7:30 pm

    The Escher String Quartet performs the music of Britten, Elgar, Birtwistle, and more. This performance will be streamed live.

  • Jazz & Colors

    November 10, 2012, 12 pm — 4 pm

    Jazz & Colors, which might be described as a musical version of Christo's The Gates, features 30 jazz ensembles stationed throughout the park playing music inspired by New York, and the fall.

  • A Tribute to Adrienne Rich

    November 9, 2012, 8 pm

    Join Ms. Rich’s family, friends and fellow poets for an evening of readings and remembrance.

  • Einstein on the Beach

    September 14, 2012 — September 23, 2012

    This fall, for the first time in twenty years, BAM will revive Robert Wilson and Philip Glass's opera, Einstein on the Beach.

  • Little Star Salon: Padgett Powell

    September 22, 2012, 5 pm

    Join Little Star Journal and the novelist Padgett Powell for an evening of wine and company.