Deborah Voigt with Francesca Zambello
Wed, Apr 23, 8:15 pm
A diva and a director dish. Superstar soprano Deborah Voigt and powerhouse opera and theater director Francesca Zambello, friends for over 25 years, come to 92Y to talk opera, inspiration, artistry and friendship. There are not many women artistic and general directors in opera and not many sopranos that can tackle both Wagner and classic Italian roles–but Zambello and Voigt have challenged stereotypes as they’ve built brilliant careers. Find out how they navigate the high-flying demands of international opera and what interests they pursue away from the stage.
In the News: Jeff Greenfield with Joe Klein
Sun, Apr 27, 7:30 pm
Two of America’s brightest and most provocative political analysts, Joe Klein and Jeff Greenfield, come together to discuss everything from stories on the front page to stories not being told.
21st Century Leadership with David Gergen: A Conversation with William Bratton, Stanley McChrystal and Dana Born
Tue, Apr 29, 8 pm
As we live through a shift in the concept of leadership and of power itself, join some of today’s most high-profile, innovative and sometimes surprising leaders to explore how leadership is changing in the digital age. How is leadership defined in an era in which technology, entrepreneurism and social good are growing increasingly linked? How are the most forward-thinking leaders combining enduring values with innovation and change in a rapidly changing world?