Friday, June 26, 2020

NEWS FROM THE MET: Spotlight on The Met Cloisters and More

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Spotlight on The Met Cloisters and Medieval Art

This weekend, take a virtual trip to The Met Cloisters. Join us for the digital premiere of The Ninth Hour: The Beowulf Story, a rock-noir performance staged at The Met Cloisters, and a drawing activity based on a medieval sculpture.

Digital Premiere—The Ninth Hour: The Beowulf Story
Saturday, June 27, 7:30–8:30 pm
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Drop-in Drawing—Figure Drawing
Sunday, June 28, 10–10:30 am
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ETHEL and Friends: Balcony Bar from Home

Friday, June 26, 5–5:30 pm

Experience the Balcony Bar from home with the Great Hall Balcony Bar's resident ensemble, ETHEL, one of the most acclaimed string ensembles in the contemporary concert field. This week’s installment features a Balcony Bar favorite, composer and bandoneonist J. P. Jofre.

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Saturday Sketching (Ages 13–18)

Saturday, June 27, 1–1:20 pm

Teens are invited to join Met Teens on Instagram to sketch works of art from The Met collection and experiment with different drawing approaches.

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Storytime with The Met

Thursday, July 2, 12–12:10 pm

Enjoy Storytime from home! Join us every Thursday to look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books. Recommended for families with children ages 18 months to 6 years.

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Virtual Group Tours

Engage with great works of art—wherever you are! Experience live virtual tours for K–12 School Groups and Adult Groups. Join us and connect with more than 5,000 years of art and culture.
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