Inaugural ‘Lincoln Center Global Exchange’ Evening Performance to be Live Streamed, Sept. 18

68th United Nations General Assembly convenes in NYC.

United Nations General Assembly, NYC: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced the program for an evening of live performances that will close the inaugural Lincoln Center Global Exchange.The Global Exchange — taking place just before the opening of the United Nations General Assembly — is an initiative that seeks to advance the relevance and centrality of art, across sectors and geographies, and inspire investment in culture worldwide. © 2015 Karen Rubin/news-photos-features.com

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced the program for an evening of live performances that will close the inaugural Lincoln Center Global Exchange.The Global Exchange — taking place just before the opening of the United Nations General Assembly — is an initiative that seeks to advance the relevance and centrality of art, across sectors and geographies, and inspire investment in culture worldwide.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced the program for an evening of live performances that will close the inaugural Lincoln Center Global Exchange, the first annual convening of 250 international thought leaders and change agents from business, government, education, media, science and the arts to take place on Lincoln Center’s campus in New York City on September 18.

The day-long summit will explore how art and culture can be even more effective in fostering healthy citizens, vibrant cities and strong communities worldwide, and will culminate with an evening of performance in which some of the world’s greatest contemporary artists—actors, choreographers, dancers, musicians—invite us all to join them on an exceptional journey. Curated by Sir Jonathan Mills, the evening performance will be streamed live for the public from Alice Tully Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m. EST at lincolncenter.org, as well as on the respective websites of Founding Sponsor First Republic Bank, and partners The Atlantic and WNET.

Performances by Youssou N’Dour, Gustavo Dudamel and the Orquesta de Camara de la Sinfónica Nacional Infantil de Venezuela, Shen Wei Dance Arts, Akram Khan Company, Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker, Jessica Lang Dance, artists from The Juilliard School, David Broza and the Polyphony Quartet, and the Charleston-based Lowcountry Voices will celebrate the inaugural convening of international leaders in education, government, business, science, media, and the arts.

The Global Exchange — taking place just before the opening of the United Nations General Assembly — is an initiative that seeks to advance the relevance and centrality of art, across sectors and geographies, and inspire investment in culture worldwide. Countries represented in the evening program include Bosnia, Brazil, Britain, China, France, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Pakistan, Palestine, Puerto Rico, Réunion Island, Senegal, Singapore, South Africa, and Venezuela, as well as from the United States.

For more travel features, visit:

www.examiner.com/eclectic-travel-in-national/karen-rubin

www.examiner.com/international-travel-in-national/karen-rubin

goingplacesfarandnear.com

goingplacesnearandfar.wordpress.com

moralcompasstravel.info

travelwritersmagazine.com/TravelFeaturesSyndicate/

‘Like’ us on facebook.com/NewsPhotoFeatures

Twitter: @TravelFeatures

Advertisements

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: