All-Day Behind-the-Scenes Access to New York’s Cultural Centerpiece Will Stream on Facebook Live Globally October 7, 2016, From Sunup to Curtain Down
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 today it is pulling back the curtain and bringing arts fans behind-the-scenes of the world’s leading cultural campus on Friday, October 7, 2016, with A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center, which will stream live on its Facebook page. The all-day Facebook Live broadcast will give never-before-seen access to activities onstage and off. This unprecedented live social media event will show viewers the creative power of the 11 resident performing arts organizations that make up Lincoln Center and provide New York City its cultural heartbeat.
Wake up to the beauty of the Revson Fountain; meet piano virtuoso Lang Lang before his concert with the New York Philharmonic, and film legends at the Film Society’s prestigious New York Film Festival; experience a ballerina’s day with New York City Ballet’s Megan Fairchild; discover an insider’s view of Juilliard; see the magic offstage at the Metropolitan Opera; take an advanced class with the School of American Ballet; get the curators’ perspective at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts; cook with the chef at Lincoln Ristorante; and be enchanted by musicians from the Chamber Music Society; enjoy a live performance at the David Rubenstein Atrium. From Lincoln Center Theater’s Falsettos to the rhythm at Jazz at Lincoln Center to the Tisch WNET Studios, viewers will see what happens onstage and off, and meet the people who make Lincoln Center the world’s leading cultural campus.
“Working in this creative environment every day is so inspiring; we wanted to share that inspiration with a global audience,” said Peter Duffin, Lincoln Center Senior Vice President of Brand and Marketing. “By utilizing Facebook Live, we’re able to offer fans around the world never-before-seen access to the place that we love, livestreamed and unedited.”
A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center on Facebook Live All-day October 7, 2016
Friday, October 7, 2016, from Sunup to Curtain Down
A Day in the Life at Lincoln Center Facebook Live daylong broadcast
Specific times and locations will be announced throughout the day on Facebook/LincolnCenterNYC
Preview Video: https://youtu.be/-DJE1vJFzaQ
Simulcasts available at various times on:
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
WNET TV Thirteen
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.