Tuesday, May 26, 2020

MPAC Picks: Virtual Arts Highlights This Week

Join us this Friday, May 29th, at 12:30 pm for our next originally produced MPAC Presents live concert featuring Alisa Amador. You can watch live on Facebook and YouTube on Friday, or view the archived show anytime at your leisure.

Join Us This Friday!

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Celtic punk rockers Dropkick Murphys are bringing quarantine concerts up a notch with a livestream performance from Fenway Park—with special guest Bruce Springsteen!

Friday, May 29th, at 6pm

Featuring all-new original interviews with Jackson Browne, Don Henley, Michelle Phillips, Graham Nash, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, Roger McGuinn and more, the uniquely immersive and experiential two-part docuseries takes us back in time to a place where a rustic canyon in Los Angeles became the heart of a musical revolution.

Sunday, May 31st, at 10pm, Epix (free 7-day trial available)

Enjoy some much needed laughter with National Lampoon Live as they raise funds for the COVID Foundation. Each show is hosted by Harrison Greenbaum and features a different group of your favorite comedic talent.

Tuesdays and Fridays at 8pm, YouTube

Join Ballet Hispánico for a streaming performance of Bury Me Standing, choreographed by Ramón Oller. Following the performance, chat with Artistic Director Eduardo Vilaro in a Choreographers & Cocktails live discussion.

Wednesday, May 27th, at 7pm

(Re)Live Arts Streaming will be bringing you content from the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company and Live Arts archives, with new releases each Thursday!

Thursdays, New York Live Arts webpage

Chita: A Legendary Celebration, a star-studded song-and-dance spectacular that originally took place at the August Wilson Theatre, returns this Friday in an exclusive stream benefiting Broadway Cares’ COVID-19 emergency efforts.

Friday, May 29th, at 8 pm

“Space Launch Live: America Returns to Space” is a live coverage event with performances and special guests to celebrate NASA’s launch of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon Capsule. The launch will mark the United States’ first time sending astronauts into space in nine years.

Friday, May 29th, at 6pm, Discovery Channel