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Thalia Book Club Camp offers up-close interaction with renowned children's book authors and illustrators, book discussions, and book-related field trips around the city. This blog follows the camp's activities.

All posts from January, 2010
Laura Kaminsky, Associate Artistic Director

Meet the music makers of our time

By Laura Kaminsky, Associate Artistic Director
Published on January 22, 2010

Music pervades our world, yet the men and women who create the sounds we hear are often unsung. Composers Now is a weeklong festival presented collaboratively by a number of organizations citywide offering concerts, lectures, conversations, and other activities that highlight the contribution composers make to the cultural fabric of our lives. Composers Now puts [...]

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Opera’s Unlikely Embrace of the Telecast

By Symphony Space
Published on January 19, 2010

The following article ran in The New York Times on Jan 13, 2010. Click here to see the 2010 season of Opera in HD screenings. The Metropolitan Opera has scant reputation as a cutting-edge institution, but it knows how to reap the benefits of technology. Since 1930 its Saturday broadcasts have converted untold numbers of [...]

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Eric Poindexter

The best diverse programming in the city

By Eric Poindexter
Published on January 12, 2010

I have now lived in New York for about 7 years and pride myself on being an avid theater attendee, but it was not until I joined the Box Office team at Symphony Space that I was introduced to an organization that provided such a wide variety of programs. Many of the programs, of course, [...]

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