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This exhibition places textiles from Late Antique Egypt in multiple contexts—their original use in the 3rd-7th centuries, their rediscovery in the early 20th century, and their reception in the present day—Find out more »
Featuring the great Patrick Myers as Freddie Mercury, the group will deliver a memorable concert while performing all your favorite Queen songs, such as "Another One Bites The Dust," "We Will
Rock You," "Don't Stop Me Now," "Bohemian Rhapsody" and plenty more. Don't miss this premier tribute to one of the best bands of all-time!
KCA and Adam Torres Concerts present: R&B Holiday Bash Featuring Keith Sweat, Kid Capri, and Carl Thomas
Dimensions The 2018 Fall Dance Concert. The annual Fall Faculty Dance Concert features world premiere choreographic works by the internationally renowned faculty members of the Dance Program at Queens College.Find out more »
Composed in only 24 days during the summer of 1741 and premiered in Dublin the following year, Handel's Messiah is perhaps the most popular and beloved choral work of all time. Join us to ring in the holidays with one of the greatest masterworks ever written!Find out more »
Actor, producer and writer Ken Jeong, known for his scene stealing abilities, has estab-lished himself as one of today’s top comedic stars. In May of 2009, Jeong appeared as the Asian-mobster “Mr. Chow” in the sleeper-hit comedy The Hangover also starring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis, which earned him 3 Teen Choice Nominations and an MTV Movie Award. The film was the highest-grossing R-rated comedy to date, with over $467 million worldwide, only to be trumped by The Hangover 2, which grossed $581 million world-wide.Find out more »
On December 11, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jennifer Egan will read from her newest novel Manhattan Beach. Published last fall, Manhattan Beach has been awarded the 2018 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction, and was longlisted for the National Book Award.Find out more »
"The Nutcracker" is the perennial favorite of generations of children and "children at heart".
The treasured holiday adventure follows a little girl's journey through a fantasy world of fairies, princes, toy soldiers, and an army of mice.
Music Director Martin Majkut and the Queens Symphony orchestra offer a plethora of the beloved seasonal tunes. Featured repertoire will include Christmas and Hanukkah music as well as the popular winter fare, including Humperdick’s Hänsel and Gretel, Prokofiev’s Troïka and Anderson’s Sleigh Ride. A HOLIDAY TREAT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!Find out more »
Now in its fourth decade, Dance Theatre of Harlem has grown into a multi-cultural dance institution with an extraordinary legacy of providing opportunities for creative expression and artistic excellence that continues to set standards in the performing arts.Find out more »
This event is being presented by the Borgetto Cultural Scholarship Fund, Inc. and all proceeds are being used to reach the scholarship's goal!"Find out more »
VÍCTOR MANUELLE combines complex, personal lyrics with sing-along choruses. The lyrics are emotional, touching on painful subjects at times, as with “Algo Le Pasa a Mi Héroe,” (Something’s Happening to My Hero), about his father’s battle with Alzheimer’s. In this musical world, dance is a weapon against pain, so “Sal a Bailar” (Go Out Dancing) and, of course the title song, “Que Suenen Los Tambores,” carries a message everyone can feelFind out more »
Marking the first US performance of Rathaus' music in many years, “The Orchestra Now” (Bard College) performs a program of his orchestral music with conductor Leon Botstein. The program spans all periods of Rathaus’ creative life - from his earlier days in Berlin, till his later American works - and includes his Symphony #2, Op. 7 (1923), Concerto for piano, op. 45 (1939), Louisville Prelude, Op. 71 (1953), and a Suite based on Rathaus’ music to Habima’s production of “The Merchant of Venice” arranged by Ariel Davydov (Israel/USA).Find out more »
Lead singer, Marshall Charloff, not only styles the magic of Prince’s talent in an uncannily unmatched fashion with his appearance, vocal imitation, and multi-instrumental capacity on guitar and piano, but Marshall has performed nationwide fronting world-class symphonies in most major cities in the US and Canada. including teaming up with the famous jazzman Marcus Anderson (New Power Generation, 3rd Eye Girl sax player) in Raleigh, NC to perform with the North Carolina Symphony Orchestra.Find out more »
Innovative Juggler is a combination of high-energy juggling, clean comedy and unique performance pieces. Trained as an engineer, Greg Kennedy uses the principles of geometry and physics to create groundbreaking work with original apparatus.Find out more »
Student Choreography Showcase The Spring 2019 Showcase features original choreography by Queens College dance students in the Dept. of Drama, Theatre and Dance. The student choreographers collaborate with costume and lighting designers to produce finished works. Join us in celebrating dance and creativity on Queens College campus!Find out more »
Brahms's Schicksalslied (Song of Fate) and Mozart's Mass in C Minor are masterpieces of personal expression. Brahms's poignant work explores themes of fate and human destiny; Mozart's Mass, left unfinished only a few years before his death, set new standards of brilliance for sacred music at the end of the eighteenth century.Find out more »