Special Events Calendar

See ‘Land of Promise‘, an exciting premiere, which is part of Carnegie Hall’s Migration Festival, on April 16th. And get set for Origin Theatre’s European Month of Culture 2019, in partnership with the EU Delegation. Find out more about the latest films, plays, readings and cultural events from across Europe being presented in New York this May.

And find out more about Origin’s dazzling annual gala on May 20th.

  • Apr 29 Monday

European Month of Culture: In Scena!

  • April 29, 2019 - May 13, 2019

In Scena! | 1st Italian Theatre Festival in all five boroughs of New York City FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE

  • May 1 Wednesday

European Month of Culture: Brits Off Broadway

  • May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019

59E59 Theaters present Brits Off Broadway – annually curated work by UK writers and producers running from April to June in all three theaters at 59E59. Shows include: Instructions for American Servicemen in Britain A night of laughter and silliness as a team of experts attempt to explain the rules of British life to a…

  • May 1 Wednesday

European Month of Culture: Nordic Impressions

  • May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019

In partnership with Scandinavia House and The American Scandinavian Foundation Nordic Impressions: Contemporary Art from Åland, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden opens at Scandinavia House from February 23rd until June 8th 2019. This new exhibition brings together a wide array of artistic expressions—paintings, drawings, photographs, installations, films, and videos—that reflect the rich diversity and…

  • May 1 Wednesday

European Month of Culture: Austrian Cultural Programming

  • May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019

May Cultural Program at the Austrian Cultural Forum. FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE VENUE: Austrian Cultural Forum 11 E 52nd St SUBWAY: 5 Avenue/53 St Station

  • May 1 Wednesday

European Month of Culture: May Cultural Programming from France

  • May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019

Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States in May throughout various venues around New York City. FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE

  • May 2 Thursday

European Month of Culture: Official Launch Event

  • May 2, 2019

in partnership with The European Union Delegation to the United States and Fordham University Gabelli School of Business Center for Communications   “Ode to Joy” by Eoin Cannon (Ireland) Screening Short Films ANDERS (Something About Alex) – by Reinout Hellenthal (Netherlands) & Everyday Words Disappear – by Johan Grimonprez (Flanders/Belgium)  Panel Conversation What would you like EU identity to look like? And how…

  • May 2 Thursday

European Month of Culture: Masterclass by Mersiha Mesihovic

  • May 2, 2019

in partnership with the Juilliard School Dance Department Masterclass by Swedish/ Bosnian choreographer Mersiha Mesihovic Student event – by invitation only

  • May 3 Friday

European Month of Culture: 1-54 Art Fair

  • May 3, 2019

Various Belgian artists presented at the 1-54 Art Fair CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION VENUE: Industria, West Village 775 Washington St SUBWAY: 1/2 train to Christopher St, A/C/E/L trains to 14th St  

  • May 3 Friday

European Month of Culture: Panorama Europe Film Festival 2019

  • May 3, 2019 - May 19, 2019

In partnership with Museum of the Moving Image (MOMI) and EUNIC New York – European Union National Institutes for Culture Panorama Europe 2019, the eleventh edition of the essential festival of new and vital European cinema which includes fiction and documentary works that present a portrait of contemporary Europe during a period of tremendous flux….

  • May 3 Friday

European Month of Culture: Reading of Upstairs Neighbors

  • 7:00 pm

In partnership with Instituto Cervantes and Institut Ramon Llull A staged reading of Upstairs Neighbors by Playwright and Filmmaker Cesc Gay, directed by Erwin Maas. Cast includes: Aurea Tomeski, Atandwa Kani, Maria Fontanals, John Adams & Caitlin Cisco Upstairs Neighbors: Without a doubt, one of the greatest and most ambitious adventures any of us can experience in…