September 27, 2016 - December 3, 2016
Manhattan Theatre Club, The Studio at Stage II, 131 W 55th St (between 6th & 7th)
Tony Award-winning playwright and performer Sarah Jones (Bridge & Tunnel) returns to the New York stage as a dazzling medley of characters in Sell/Buy/Date, an exuberant new show inspired by the real-life experiences of people affected by the sex industry. Extended through December 3. Tickets (with promo code activated) can be purchased here.
September 13, 2016
In Ann Patchett’s Commonwealth, a drunken indiscretion in the mid-1960s is the catalyst for the breakup of two marriages and the creation of two new families. The grown-up children today look back on that event and another defining family trauma in a novel The New York Times calls “exquisite.”
September 20, 2016
Patrick Phillips’s Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America explores an event in 1912 in which the white citizens of Forsyth County, Georgia, lynched three black men, forced the black population out, and appropriated their property – an act of injustice whose effects are still being felt today.
August 27, 2016 - September 23, 2016
Barbara Walters Gallery in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center, Sarah Lawrence College
The exhibition Light Energy features three sculptures fabricated in fiberglass and plexiglass, inspired by the natural landscape and especially life in the sea. On view: Thursday & Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 1 – 4p/m.