Opera in New York City This Week - November 11-November 18November 11, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
The Metropolitan Opera is world-class and world famous, and it's among the comprehensive opera listings you can find on City Guide's calendar. In addition to the famous season of the Met Opera, full of huge opera stars, famous classics, and world premieres, you'll also find listings for the New York City Opera and operatic performances at places like Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.
Broadway Under the Stars - The Shops at Columbus Circle
November 12, 2018 - New York
Select cast from today’s hottest Broadway musicals will perform every Monday at 5pm from November 12 to December 10 on the second-floor mezzanine, with the final performance of the Broadway series on Dec. 10 against the backdrop of the famous twelve massive stars. These stars are the largest specialty crafted exhibit of illuminated color display in the world, which hang from the 100-foot-high ceilings. Select cast from today’s hottest Broadway musicals will perform every Monday at 5pm from November 12 to December 10 on the second-floor mezzanine, with the final performance of the Broadway series on Dec. 10 against the backdrop of the famous twelve massive stars. These stars are the largest specialty crafted exhibit of illuminated color display in the world, which hang from the 100-foot-high ceilings. Hosted by Broadway actor George Psomas(Fiddler on the Roof, South Pacific), the casts of the following shows will perform songs from the given musicals for approximately 20 minutes each: · Nov. 12 – School of Rock, Kinky Boots, Anastasia, Be More Chill · Nov. 19 – Ruben & Clay's Christmas Show, Head Over Heels, The Band’s Visit, Beautiful: The Carole King Musi... (read more)
The Selects Pop-Up Store Opening Party - The Selects
Through November 14, 2018 - New York
WHO: The Selects, a collaborative project to promote Korean fashion designers and assist them to break into the American fashion market. This will be the first time most of the designers will have direct retail exposure to American consumers. WHAT: The Selects is opening a pop-up store in Soho, New York, featuring ten emerging Korean fashion designers along with ten curated K-beauty brands. FASHION: The Selects represents ten of the most promising designers evolving in the Korean fashion industry; Bmuet(te), Beyond Closet, The Centaur, Heohwan Simulation, Hidden Forest Market, KYE, LIE, Nohant, SWBD, and Wnderkammer. K-BEAUTY: The Selects have partnered with ten K-beauty brands for the pop-up. K-beauty is highly focused on health and hydration, and the ingredients are innovative and inspired by nature. The beauty brands that will be highlighted and sold in the store; Agerin, IPKN, Jinsoon, Knours, Meg, Moart, SKINRx Lab, Too Cool for School, Vika and Whal Myung, represent some of the best Korean skincare and makeup on the market. WHEN: Opening Party: October 26th from 5pm - 8pm. The store will be open Sunday-Thursday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM, Friday-Saturday 11:00 AM... (read more)
Subway Mobile Dance Party - Overlook
November 16, 2018 - New York
Limited to just 75 people, this dance party combines elements of a flash mob, night club, and city tour all mixed into one incredible night. Geared with headphones playing two channels of non-stop party music, we go underground as we hit several iconic NYC subway platforms and terminals, as well as bars! Not only will you learn about the NYC subway system, but your Party Tour Guide/Emcee will have you singing and dancing as if the subway platform was your stage. Surprise the unsuspecting passengers and onlookers with your vocal prowess and nifty dance moves. This won’t be like your normal subway ride and you’ll thank us for it! Check-in location: Overlook Bar Check-in time: 7:00-8:00pm // Leave at 8:00pm *Party ends at Overlook Bar Two channels of music: Green Channel: Top 40 Dance Hits Blue Channel: 90’s, 2k Throwbacks, Hip-Hop Your experience includes: • A pair of Quiet Events headphones • An experienced tour guide/emcee • Glow in the dark gear • Fun NYC facts to tell your friends! Special Notes: • 21+ to party • Limited tickets so act fast! • Comfortable shoes are recommended What you’ll need: • Metrocard with at least two swipes • Valid ID • No n... (read more)
PORTALS, A Photo Experience from Canon - Soho Pop-Up
Through November 18, 2018 - Manhattan
Canon will be hosting PORTALS, A Photo Experience from Canon. The 11-day pop-up will be built around photo moments that will transport visitors to an entirely new world by embedding camera tips and tricks into the consumer journey. Made up of five unique photography setups, PORTALS will allow photographers (amateur and experienced) to open up their imaginations while producing exciting – and Instagrammable – photos.
Wellness Calligraphy & Yoga with UN Calligraphy Artist - Asia Society
Through December 01, 2018 - New York
Explore the connection between mind, body, and spirit through Licao Shu Wellness Calligraphy and Yoga. Exclusively at Asia Society for seven classes, world-renowned Master Zhou Bin will take you on a journey that integrates yoga and meditation with the power of the written script "Licao Shu calligraphy." Artfully designed by Master Zhou, you will participate in this interactive, mindfulness workshop that lowers stress, promotes healing, and enhances your spiritual connection. Purchase a ticket for one workshop or the whole series at: http://bit.ly/as_yoga You don't need previous experience in yoga or Chinese to attend. Just bring comfortable clothing and a yoga mat. Other dates for this workshop series are: Friday, Nov 9th, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Friday, Nov 30th, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec 1st, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Saturday, Dec 1st, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
D.S.Destiny - Cipriani
Through January 06, 2019 - New York
Created by Moment Factory and co-produced by Cipriani comes an experience like no other. Set sail on a vast, dream-filled ocean when a landmark building is turned into a ship. Discover worlds in this 360-degree environment that expands as far as your imagination. On from now until January 2019.
Escher: The Exhibition & Experience - Industry City
Through February 03, 2019 - Brooklyn
One of the world's greatest graphic artists, M.C. Escher will be unveiled at Industry City from June 8th, 2018-February 3rd, 2019. Exploring the intersection between art, mathematics, science and poetry, Escher's works have fascinated and astounded generations of artists, architects, mathematicians, musicians and designers alike.