Things to Do on the Upper East Side This Week - October 7-October 14October 7, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
You'll find the the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Madison Avenue, Central Park Zoo, and Seredipity 3 in the Upper East Side, along with a plethora of other activities, eateries, and landmarks. City Guide's list of things to do on the Upper East Side this week will keep you occupied and thoroughly entertained during your visit to this beloved NYC borough.
Sunday and Monday, October 7 and 8, 2018 at 7:30pm Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents American Ballet Theatre: Jessica Lang & Sarah Crowner on Sunday and Monday, October 7 and 8, 2018 at 7:30pm. Since 1940, American Ballet Theatre has been a home for emerging choreographers and artists. This season, as part of the ABT Women's Movement initiative, choreographer Jessica Lang collaborates with artist Sarah Crowner, whose work is included in the Guggenheim's permanent collection, for Lang's third work for the company. Join Lang and Crowner, moderator John Meehan, and dancers from American Ballet Theatre for an intimate evening of dance and discussion prior to the ballet's premiere. The ABT Studio Company will also perform Le Jeune by Lauren Lovette. Dancers: Sklyar Brandt, Blaine Hoven, Christine Shevchenko, Stephanie Williams, Joo Won Ahn (10/7) Sklyar Brandt, Blaine Hoven, Christine Shevchenko, Stella Abrera, Joo Won Ahn (10/8) Musicians: Emily Wong, Scott Ballantyne and Robin Zeh See Sarah Crowner's Installation Audience members are invited to experience Sarah Crowner's site-specific installation inside The Wright restaurant at ... (read more)
New Parent Get-Togethers - 92Y
October 10, 2018 - Upper East Side
Bring your baby and join other new moms and dads for a weekly support group led by 92Y Parenting Center director Sally Tannen. This lively get-together is a great place to share, learn and make new friends.
P.S. Art: Celebrating the Creative Spirit of NYC Kids - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Through October 21, 2018 - New York
Returning to The Met for the 11th consecutive year, the exhibition P.S. Art: Celebrating the Creative Spirit of NYC Kids features works of art in a variety of media created by public school students in New York City. The exhibition will be on view and open to the public at The Met Fifth Avenue from June 12 through October 21, 2018. P.S. Art highlights the talent and creativity of young artists and champions art making as a way to appreciate the cultures, life experiences, and traditions across the city. The 121 works in this year’s exhibition represent 123 students in grades pre-kindergarten through 12th grade in public schools throughout the five boroughs. The works were chosen from over 1,200 submissions, and the final decisions were made by a jury comprised of distinguished members of the art community, including members of The Met staff. P.S. Art 2018: Celebrating the Creative Spirit of NYC Kids is a project of the New York City Department of Education and Studio in a School Association, Inc.