Arts and Culture

A Tribute to "Glee" Star Cory Monteith

Sat, 07/20/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

It hasn't  been a gleeful week.  Glee star Cory Monteith died at the age of 31. 

MAKERS: Excellence in Education Award

Mon, 03/11/2013 - 2:00pm

MAKERS will recognize the unsung efforts of teachers that go beyond the "call of duty" to foster innovation, creativity and growth in the classroom, providing a positive impact for students and their local communities. One female teacher will be selected to receive a $10,000 grant

Classical Music Internet Sillies

Classical music fans have been having fun recently with several silly internet crazes.  Here are a few highlights, with explanations via Know Your Meme.

 

I Am & I Want Broadway Songs

Sat, 03/09/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Director Bob Fosse categorized many songs from musicals as either “I want” or “I am” songs.

MASTERPIECE CLASSIC: Mr. Selfridge

Sun, 03/31/2013 - 9:00pm

Enjoy a dramatization of the life of Harry Selfridge, American founder of the London store. 

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: Kristin Chenoweth: The Dames of Broadway…All of ’Em!!!

Sun, 03/24/2013 - 8:00pm

Enjoy a concert of beloved Broadway songs by Emmy- and Tony-winner Kristin Chenoweth. 

Orchestra of Exiles

Mon, 07/22/2013 - 6:00pm

One Polish violinist. 70 Jewish musicians. Together they fought the Nazis with the only weapon they had: Music. 

Defiant Requiem: Voices of Resistance

Mon, 04/15/2013 - 7:00pm

Hear a performance of Verdi’s Requiem at Terezin, the former concentration camp. 

Jewish Heritage programming on City 12

April and May, 2013

City 12 honors Jewish American Heritage Month and Holocaust Rememberance Day with special programming in April and May.