Education

School Time Events: 9—12

Part of Education

Tackling diverse, challenging themes and topics, our live performances and films spark lively debate and encourage critical thinking, helping to prepare students for the intellectual rigors of college and career.


 
PAST EVENTS
Film
School-time Screening: Tomorrow We Disappear
 

Students get a global perspective on gentrification in this acclaimed documentary.

Tue, Oct 28, 2014
Grades 9—12
 
 
Theater
School-time Performance: Salt of the Earth
 

Students are drawn into a miniature universe in this work by Zvi Sahar.

Thu, Oct 30, 2014
US Premiere
 
 
Film
School-time Screening: Freedom Summer
 

Acclaimed documentarian Stanley Nelson directed this portrait of 1964’s volatile summer.

Nov 5—Nov 6, 2014
Grades 9—12
 
 
Theater
School-time Performance: Basetrack Live
 

Educators and students alike confront America’s longest war in this multimedia work.

Thu, Nov 13, 2014
NY Premiere
 
 
Theater
School-time Screening: Othello
 

This gripping production offers students a contemporary entry point to a classic work.

Nov 18, 2014—Jan 8, 2015
 
 
Film
School-time Screening: The Central Park Five
 

This compelling Ken Burns documentary unravels a contemporary civil rights tragedy.

Dec 2—Dec 3, 2014
Grades9—12
 
 
Film
School-time Screening: Triangle: Remembering the Fire
 

The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire is brought to life in this in-depth documentary.

Tue, Feb 10, 2015
Grades 9—12
 
 
Dance
School-time Performance: Hakanaï
 

An interactive multimedia dance performance with that melds human and  abstract concepts.

Mar 17—Mar 20, 2015
US Premiere
 
 
Theater
School-time Performance: The Tallest Tree in the Forest
 

Legendary performer and political activist Paul Robeson is celebrated in this solo play.

Wed, Mar 25, 2015
 
 
Literary
School-time Performance: Poetry 2015
 

This multi-disciplinary showcase features nationally recognized poets and hip-hop artists.

Mar 31—Apr 2, 2015
 
 
Theater
School-time Performance: Ghosts
 

Ibsen’s masterpiece is given chilling new life in this UK production.

Thu, Apr 23, 2015
 
 
Dance
School-time Performance: DanceAfrica 2015
 

The 38th annual festival returns with a celebration of Brazil’s music and dance traditions.

May 20—May 21, 2015
 
 
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