Upcoming Livecasts

Maximus Musicus in Honor of #GivingTuesday

Tue, Dec 2, 11:20 am ET

In honor of #GivingTuesday, the global day of giving back, 92Y’s Musical Introduction Series and Orchestra of St. Luke’s presents the New York première of Maximus Musicus Visits the Orchestra, a wondrous and creative musical story introducing young children to the pleasures of live music. Written in 2008 by Hallfríður Ólafsdóttir, principal flautist of the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra, “Maxi’s” adventures take him on a tour of the symphonic orchestra through their rehearsal of classic pieces by Beethoven and Ravel, as he leaps, scurries and climbs among the instruments. Presented in live performance, this Maximus’s story features the Orchestra of St. Luke’s conducted by Karina Canellakis, a fanfare commissioned specifically for this event composed by Tryggvi M. Baldvinsson, and is narrated by the author herself.
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Andy Borowitz with Soledad O’Brien

Wed, Dec 10, 8 pm ET

He’s been called a “Swiftian satirist” (The Wall Street Journal), “America’s satire king” (the Daily Beast), “the funniest human on Twitter” (The New York Times), and “one of the funniest people in America” (CBS News’ “Sunday Morning”). Join the award-winning creator of the eponymous satirical news column as he takes a look back at the biggest stories of the year with award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien.
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Pass the Mic: Millennial Feminism

Wed, Dec 10, 8:15 pm ET

Amid a popular debate over whether today’s young women embrace or reject the word feminist, Guardian US columnist and Feministing founder Jessica Valenti, bestselling author and trans women’s rights activist Janet Mock and Joy Reid, host of MSNBC’s “The Reid Report,” join Mic senior editor Elizabeth Plank for a look at women, advocacy and the millennial generation. What constitutes modern feminism and how is it changing the world? Is celebrity feminism helping or hindering the cause? How has social media shaped the movement into a more equal and democratic space for young women to express themselves?
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