BLUESCOOP EVENTS | ARTS

  • Herman Leonard's iconic jazz photographs

    Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

  • Doc about the American star of Batsheva

    Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

  • The new play from Ayad Akhtar (2013 Pulitzer Prize)

    Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 8:00pm

Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

(Mar. 6-Nov. 26) — Maira and Alex Kalman (Berman's daughter and grandson) have recreated the closet Berman — an immigrant who traveled from Belarus to Palestine to New York — had in Greenwich Village.
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Upper East Side
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

(May 3-Oct.1) — The London-based, Jewish-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor explores the sculptural potential of water. He is the 2017 winner of the $1-million Genesis Prize for achievements in both art and social justice.
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DUMBO
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

(May 5-Sept. 24) — Through over 50 paintings and drawings, poems and ephemera, this exhibition offers an important survey of the work of the modernist painter, designer and poet, an icon of Jazz Age New York. 
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Upper East Side
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

A warm father-son movie shot in secret — entirely within the chasidic community depicted in the film — and one of the only movies to be performed in Yiddish in nearly 70 years. Click for trailer. 
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 7-Oct. 14) — A collection of the artist’s iconic images of New York jazz that capture, in velvet tones and poetic compositions, the coolest cats in town. Opening night reception Sept. 7, 6-8pm.
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Chelsea
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

A young J. D. Salinger struggles to find his voice as an author, pursues a love affair and fights on the frontlines of World War II — experiences that would inform "The Catcher in the Rye." Click for trailer.
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

(Sept. 15-Feb. 4) — Early drawings by Amedeo Modigliani, many shown for the first time in the U.S. They illuminate Modigliani's heritage as an Italian Sephardic Jew as pivotal to understanding his artistic output.
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Upper East Side
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

Traveling from war-torn Eastern Europe to the color and light of South America, the film recounts one family's extraordinary escape from the Nazis. Spoiler: it involves citric acid. Click for trailer.
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Saturday, September 23, 2017 (All day)

Winner of all three documentary prizes at the Tribeca Film Festival. After spending a decade in Israel with the famed troupe Batsheva, American dancer Bobbi Jene Smith returns to the U.S. Click for trailer.
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Greenwich Village
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