You are invited into the conservation lab to learn how our experience and interpretation of great masterworks can be altered by changes that occur over time. Presented by Stephen Gritt, Director of Conservation and Technical Research, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto.
The story of Jackie Robinson and his history-making signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Warner Bros.; Directed by Brian Helgeland. Rated PG-13; 128 minutes; 2013.
Artist Series Concert. The music of Franz Lehár’s classic comes to life on stage with the countrymen of a wealthy widow scheming to keep her money in the principality by finding her “the right” husband. The operetta has enjoyed extraordinary international success since its 1905 premiere in Vienna.
During World War II, with much of the male population in the trenches, the all-women’s baseball league kept the sport alive. Columbia Pictures; Directed by Penny Marshall. Rated PG; 128 minutes; 1992.
An Iowa farmer hears voices telling him to build a baseball diamond – and a magical journey begins. Universal Pictures; Directed by Phil Alden Robinson. Rated PG; 106 minutes; 1989.
Noted art historian and author Jonathan Lopez, reveals the facts behind the fiction of master forger Han van Meegeren. His forgeries of the work of the great Dutch artist, Johannes Vermeer, were purchased by some of the most prestigious, and notorious, collectors of the day including Andrew Mellon and Herman Goering.
Solos and duets from operas including Carmen, Baby Doe, La Boheme, The Pearl Fishers – with popular songs from My Fair Lady, Man of La Mancha, Aspects of Love, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and more…
With a theatrical sensibility of wit, style, and heart, Larry Keigwin presents an electrifying brand of contemporary choreography that engages the audience with the sheer unadulterated pleasure of dance. “… astonishing feats of dancing…a parcel of pure explosive energy...” – New York Times
Complex, sexy, and irreverently imaginative, Tangram redraws the boundaries of dance, new circus, and physical theatre. Created and performed by ballerina Cristiana Casadio and circus artist Stefan Sing, this compelling production from Berlin encapsulates the human struggle.