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The Met Breuer Opens to the Public
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's modern and contemporary art program is expanding to include a new series of exhibitions, performances, artist commissions, residencies, and educational initiatives in the landmark building designed by Marcel Breuer [BROY-er] on Madison Avenue and 75th Street. Opening to the public on March 18, 2016, The Met Breuer will provide additional space for the public to explore the art of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries through the global breadth and historical reach of The Met's unparalleled collection.
Opening weekend: March 18-20, 2016
Poem in Your Pocket Day – April 21, 2016
This year’s annual Poem in Your Pocket Day celebration in honor of National Poetry Month is happening on April 21. The #PoetweetNYC Twitter poetry contest runs from April 11-15, and winners will be announced on Poem in Your Pocket Day.
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company presents Bodas Mexicanas
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company explores a new production "Bodas Mexicanas/ Mexican Weddings" in collaboration with Thalia Spanish Theatre in Sunnyside, Queens. Live music, dance, and traditions that celebrate the union of two people as told through dance and the stories of different ethnic groups in Mexico.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday March 4-20, 2016
The Bronx Academy of Arts & Dance presents BAAD! ASS WOMEN
The 16th annual BAAD! ASS WOMEN FESTIVAL celebrates the empowerment of women through art, culture and performance. The festival includes evenings of dance, music, performance art, and cabaret.
March 11–26, 2016