Performance Program at MoMA
Theatrical and staged elements have been a key feature of visual art throughout the 20th century. Movements like Futurism, Dada and Bauhaus employed theater, dance, music and poetry with live or broadcast performances to engage audiences.
Thursday, September 4, 2014 –
Thursday, September 11, 2014
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week takes over Lincoln Center, showcasing fashions for spring 2015. Hundreds of thousands of industry insiders descend upon Damrosch Park for eight days of shows and presentations by some of the world’s most sought-after designers.
Improv Comedy: The N Crowd
Spend a night out with what Philly Style Magazine called “Philadelphia’s premier improv comedy troupe.” In 2008 and 2010, The N Crowd was named “Best Comedy Club by City Voter’s Hot List.
The 18th annual Fringe Festival is a culmination of contemporary theater, dance, music, art and everything in between. This event is an inspirational cultural experience, animating the spaces of Philadelphia.
9 To 5: The Musical
The Musical is the hilarious new Broadway musical based on the blockbuster film. Pushed to the boiling point by their boss, three female co-workers concoct a plan to get even with their sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical boss.
The First Woman Graphic Novelist: Helena Bochořáková-Dittrichová
Helena Bochořáková-Dittrichová (1894–1980) was a Czech graphic artist whose 1929 novel is widely acknowledged to be the first wordless novel created by a woman.
Known among the group of artists known as impressionists, Cassatt credits her first encounter with Degas’s art as “life changing”. The affinity between the two, both as friends and artists is undeniable, as they drew their inspiration from human figure in the depiction of modern life.
Cruise the Potomac
Join us on a 45 or 90 minute cruise tour of magnificent and historical areas. Cruise options include the Washington Monuments Cruise, Mount Vernon Cruise, Alexandria Seaport Cruise, Pirate Cruise and Canine Cruise.
Zuan: Japanese Design Books
Zuan is a form of elaborately printed Japanese design books which reflect an evolution in textile design that influenced the art of kimono in the 20th century. View the exhibition to see startling color combinations, large scale patterns and edgy abstracts.
Walking Tour: Art and Culture
People know Beverly Hills for shopping, dining and the celebrities, who regularly enjoy the city’s amenities, but many people are surprised to learn how much art, architecture and cultural attractions there are. Take a walk and enjoy the vast (and photo-worthy) collection of public art, art galleries and architectural gems.
The Scandalous Art of James Ensor
In his final decades, James Ensor was an international celebrity showered with official honors in his native Belgium. But in the 1880s and 1890s, the young Ensor was a scandalous defiant figure.
The Capitol Ensemble is dedicated to the performance of eclectic range of repertoire from the 21st century. The Capitol Ensemble’s members have collaborated with artists including Mstislav Rostropovich, Sir Neville Marriner, Michael Tilson Thomas, Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Janos Starker, and Leonard Bernstein.
Open House London – The capital’s greatest architectural showcase
Celebrate London's architectural wonders as Open House London throws open the doors to hundreds of buildings in and around the capital.
London Design Festival
See the latest in design trends during the 12th London Design Festival at venues across the capital. Leading the way in innovation, this festival celebrates the best creative talents with a range of exciting events and exhibitions.
London Fashion Weekend
London Fashion Weekend follows London Fashion Week, which is one of the "big four" fashion trade shows in the world. London Fashion Weekend is a fashionista extravaganza, letting everyone in on the fabulous world of fashion.