Lincoln Center’s First-Ever Campus-Wide Livestream Schedule Announced: Will Offer Unprecedented Access To The World’s Leading Cultural Center
A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center Live Broadcast to be Produced by Telescope & Available Globally on Facebook Live
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, Lincoln Ristorante, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet, and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, All Participating.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced new details for its upcoming global livestream, A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center, the daylong Facebook Live broadcast on October 7, 2016. The unprecedented live event will feature all 11 resident performing arts organizations at Lincoln Center. The livestream will be produced by Telescope, the leader in real-time audience engagement, and powered by their Live Studio streaming platform, giving never-before-seen access to activities both onstage and off.
Some of the highlights of A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center include appearances by piano virtuoso Lang Lang, before his New York Philharmonic performance; New York City Ballet’s Megan Fairchild; pioneering jazz pianist Marc Cary; the Metropolitan Opera’s Ryan Speedo Green and Susanna Phillips; filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar; and School of American Ballet’s Suki Schorer, with hosts Donya Bommer, Vivienne LaBorde, Del Walters, and Tally Sessions.
Highlights from A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center (subject to change): 9:00 am The Juilliard School’s morning drama warm-up class
9:30 am Follow New York City Ballet principal dancer Megan Fairchild throughout the day as she prepares for the evening’s performance
10:30 am School of American Ballet’s advanced girls’ class with longtime faculty member Suki Schorer and the advanced boys’ class with faculty member Jonathan Stafford
1:00 pm Metropolitan Opera House tour with Ryan Speedo Green and Susanna Phillips
2:30 pm Rehearsal for The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
4:00 pm Performance by jazz pianist Elio Villafranca and musician Abdou Mboup and tour of Jazz at Lincoln Center
4:30 pm Rehearsal for New York Philharmonic Ensembles, the Philharmonic’s chamber music series
5:00 pm Performance by piano virtuoso Lang Lang
7:15 pm Backstage access before a New York Philharmonic concert
8:00 pm Interview with celebrated filmmaker Pedro Almodóvar about his new film, Julieta
8:30 pm Performance by jazz pianist Marc Cary at the David Rubenstein Atrium
10:00 pm Visit to New York’s famous Josie Robertson Plaza, home of the Revson Fountain
10:30 pm Curtain call of Lincoln Center Theater’s production of the musical Falsettos on Broadway at the Walter Kerr Theatre, and a post-show stagedoor hangout with cast members and fans
Also, curators at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts “show and tell” highlights from the Library’s collection.
Throughout the day on Facebook, there will be ticket giveaways and opportunities for fans to engage with the action.
“We are thrilled that Lincoln Center’s premier performing arts organizations will be accessible around the world on October 7. An outstanding group of arts professionals are offering special access from sunup to curtain down,” said Peter Duffin, Lincoln Center Senior Vice President, Brand and Marketing.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (LCPA) serves three primary roles: presenter of artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community engagement, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus. A presenter of more than 3,000 free and ticketed events, performances, tours, and educational activities annually, LCPA offers 16 series, festivals, and programs, including American Songbook, Avery Fisher Career Grants and Artist program, David Rubenstein Atrium programming, Great Performers, Legends at Lincoln Center: The Performing Arts Hall of Fame, Lincoln Center at the Movies, Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Awards, Lincoln Center Festival, Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Lincoln Center Vera List Art Project, Midsummer Night Swing, Mostly Mozart Festival, White Light Festival, the Emmy Award–winning Live From Lincoln Center, which airs nationally on PBS, and Lincoln Center Education, which is celebrating 40 years enriching the lives of students, educators, and lifelong learners. As manager of the Lincoln Center campus, LCPA provides support and services for the Lincoln Center complex and the 11 resident organizations: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet, and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. For more information, visit LincolnCenter.org.