This Week on Livestream | March 13, 2017

Watch live as The New School streams from SXSW, punk legend Legs McNeil speaks at McNally Jackson Books, and the National Institute of Aerospace hosts a seminar series.


A Poem For Peter: The story of Ezra Jack Keats and the creation of The Snowy Day | 92nd Street Y
Monday, March 13
10:30 AM ET
“Join award-winning children’s book author Andrea Davis Pinkney for a reading of A Poem For Peter. Ms. Pinkneys’ lyrical narrative tells the inspiring story of a boy who pursued a dream, and who, in turn, inspired generations of other dreamers.”

The New Archive: How Tech Democratizes Historical Narratives | The New School
Monday, March 13
5:30 PM ET
“New School Professor Lauren Walsh and VII Agency photojournalist Ron Haviv talk about Lost Rolls America (LRA), a public photo archive that emphasizes a democratic process and prioritizes the role of photography in memory and history. This open discussion offers a broad meditation on how imagery impacts the recollection and narration of the past and how our relationship to images and memories has evolved.”

Please Kill Me: Legs McNeil & Gillian McCain | McNally Jackson Live
Monday, March 13
7 PM ET
“For the 20th anniversary of Please Kill Me, the now canonical oral history of New York punk, McNally Jackson welcomes authors Legs McNeil, the original New York punk himself, and Gillian McCain. The book follows The New York Dolls, The Ramones, and other legends through their travails at CBGB’s and across the Lower East Side.”

Robert Lepage with Paul Holdengräber: Theater of Memory | LIVE from the NYPL
Tuesday, March 14
7 PM ET
“Iconic playwright and director Robert Lepage returns to BAM in 2017 to stage his 10th production there. 887 Murray Avenue, Quebec City, Canada, named after the apartment complex where Lepage spent his youth, comes to life as a bewitching, tech-saturated dollhouse in this deeply personal solo work. Lepage comes to the New York Public Library to discuss the play and his experience unearthing a life’s worth of memories.”

HU Center for Atmospheric Research and Education Seminar Series | National Institute of Aerospace
Wednesday, March 15
“The overarching goal of CARE is to create a series of connected research opportunities that will take under-represented students from high school and undergraduate internships to graduate research and finally to employment opportunities at agencies such as NASA.”

MIT Excellence Awards Webcast | MIT
Thursday, March 16
3 PM ET
“The MIT Excellence Awards acknowledge the extraordinary efforts made by members of the community toward fulfilling the goals, values, and mission of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.”

The Photograph Not Taken- a Talk with Amy Arbus | B&H
Thursday, March 16
4 PM ET
“Amy will show the photographs she treasures most; both her own and those of her mentors. She will reveal their relationships, both their similarities and differences. Her theory is that shedding light on her instincts, thought process, and technique will help you to uncover the secrets of your own. After all, we share a common desire: to make the photograph not yet taken.”

Cheech Marin | Cheech Is Not My Real Name: …But Don’t Call Me Chong | Author Events
Thursday, March 16
7:30 PM ET
“In addition to the reams of Cheech and Chong comedy albums and films he and his partner wrote and starred in, Cheech Marin, half of the eponymous Grammy-winning stoner comedy duo, has dozens of other film and television roles under his belt, including a starring role on the show Nash Bridges and voice credits in a slew of Disney animated films. His long-awaited memoir delves not only into his legendary entertainment career, but also how he dodged the draft, acquired an expansive collection of Chicano art, and became a self-made icon.”

2017 ACA: Martial Arts | My Sport Live
Saturday, March 18
7 PM ET
“A range of Martial Arts will be on display at the world’s largest annual multi-sport festival. An initiative of Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Arnold Classic Australia Multi-Sport Festival features live sports, health and fitness workshops and activities, and sports stars.”

2017 ACA: ProRaw Powerlifting | My Sport Live
Saturday, March 18
7 PM ET
“Men’s 125kg and 125kg+ classes will be on display at the Arnold Classic Australia Multi-Sport Festival.”

This Week on Livestream | January 8, 2018

Watch live as CNET streams from CES 2018, Lena Waithe visits 92nd Street Y, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar delivers the Keynote at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Jazz Congress.


National YoungArts Week 2018 | Voice Performance | National YoungArts Foundation
Monday, January 8
8 PM ET
“The National YoungArts Foundation welcomes YoungArts Finalists to Miami for National YoungArts Week, its signature program held annually that aims to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration and community.”

The Chi: Lena Waithe in Conversation with Charlamagne Tha God | 92nd Street Y
Tuesday, January 9
8:30 PM ET
“Lena Waithe is the Creator and Executive Producer of her own series, The Chi, a timely coming-of-age story set in Chicago’s South Side. Hear from Waithe about how she is making strides as both a writer and an actress.”

CES 2018 Day 2: Technology 24/7 | CNET
Wednesday, January 10
12 PM ET
” Samsung’s VP Alanna Cotton will show Samsung’s latest in mobile computing, and CNET’s Lexy Savvides and Vanessa Hand Orellana will torture-test iPhone cases to find out which is the toughest. Then, at 2 PM PT, Rich Brown will host a panel on Shopping and the Smart Home, and at 3 PM PT, Roadshow’s Tim Stevens will host the panel, Autonomous Cars: Getting from Here to There . ”

Jazz Congress Day 1, Session 2: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Keynote; Learning from Large Jazz Organizations | Jazz at Lincoln Center
Thursday, January 11
12:15 PM ET
“Bringing together artists, media, and industry leaders in the global jazz community. Watch the legendary Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Keynote at Jazz Congress 2018.”

Theater of War Productions: Theater of War | The Greene Space
Thursday, January 11
7 PM ET
“Join The Greene Space as they explore the visible and invisible wounds of war through Theater of War, a dramatic theatrical reading of Sophocles’ Philoctetes featuring David Strathairn, Amy Ryan and Brooklyn City Council Member Jumaane Williams.”

Benny Goodman: King of Swing with the JLCO | Jazz at Lincoln Center
Saturday, January 13
8 PM ET
“The JLCO celebrates a single landmark performance: Benny Goodman’s legendary 1938 debut at Carnegie Hall. In the country’s most hallowed classical concert hall, the moment was about much more than Benny Goodman; it was, in many ways, a debut of jazz itself, an unprecedented presentation of authentic jazz and racial integration on a stage of unparalleled prestige.”