2013 NYC Fall Season – First Picks


Welcome back. Here are my picks so far:

Saturday, September 7, 8pm
New Chamber Ballet – Season Opening

City Center Studios, 130 West 56th St, 5th floor
The season opening performances at City Center Studios feature a world premiere by Miro Magloire, as well as Klavierstück, The Letter, In a Simple Black Dress, and Anna’s Last Day.

Thursday September 12, 2013, 9pm
Keren Ann

Littlefield, 622 Degraw st., Brooklyn, NY

Saturday, September 28, 12:30pm
New York Film Festival: The Wind Rises (Kazi Tachinu) | Hayao Miyazaki 2013

Japan | Japanese with English subtitles | 126 minutes

Sunday, September 29, 11:30am
New York Film Festival: Norte, The End of History (Hangganan ng Kasaysayan) | Lav Diaz, 2013

Philippines | Tagalog with English subtitles | 250 minutes

Sunday, September 29, 9pm
New York Film Festival: Nobody’s Daughter Haewon (Nugu-ui ttal-do anin Haewon) | Hong Sang-soo 2013

South Korea | Korean and English with English subtitles | 90 minutes

Monday, September 30, 6pm
New York Film Festival: Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil le Clercq | Nancy Buirski, 2013

USA | 87 minutes

Tuesday, October 1, 6:15pm
New York Film Festival: Try and Get Me | Cy Endfield, 1950
USA | 85 minutes

Wednesday, October 2, 6pm
New York Film Festival: Manila in the Claws of Light (Maynila: Sa mga kuko ng liwanag) | Lino Brocka, 1975
Philippines | Tagalog with English subtitles | 124 minutes

Sunday, October 6, 6:15pm
New York Film Festival: Abuse of Weakness (Abus de Faiblesse) | Catherine Breillat, 2013
France | French with English subtitles | 105 minutes

Tuesday, October 8, 6pm
New York Film Festival: Mysterious Object at Noon (Doka nai meuman) | Apichatpong Weerasetakhul, 2000
Thailand | Thai with English subtitles | 83 minutes

Wednesday, October 9, 8pm
Metropolitan Opera: Norma | Vincenzo Bellini, 1831
Riccardo Frizza (conductor); Sondra Radvanovsky (Norma); Kate Aldrich (Adalgisa); Aleksandrs Antonenko (Pollione); James Morris (Oroveso)

Friday, October 18, 8pm
Janelle Monae, Apollo Theater

Monday, November 4, 7:30pm
An Evening with Esa-Pekka Salonen, SubCulture

Friday, November 8, 7:30pm
Alexei Ratmansky Premier (The Tempest), American Ballet Theatre

Friday, November 15, 7:30pm
Rokia Traoré, Rose Theater