Spotlight on Broadway: New York’s Theater Design and Architecture
December 16, 2013 at 6:30pm
Enjoy a special evening featuring Spotlight on Broadway, a multimedia project of the City of New York exploring the design and architectural history of the Broadway theater district. The evening will begin with a tour by curator Donald Albrecht of the theater designs on view in Norman Bel Geddes: I Have Seen the Future. Then join Commissioner Katherine Oliver of the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment as she introduces a panel of distinguished theater artists,including director Diane Paulus, scenic designer Scott Pask, and lighting designer Natasha Katz for a discussion about how their work intersects with Broadway's design, architecture, and cultural legacy. Video clips of Spotlight on Broadway will introduce viewers to the unique history of several individual Broadway theaters.
Co-sponsored by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and presented in conjunction with Norman Bel Geddes: I Have Seen the Future.
Free for Museum members; $12 for students and seniors; $16 general public.
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