Community Dialogues

An intimate conversational platform founded on the belief that cultural institutions can and should be a catalyst for societal transformation by participating in a world of ideas. Open Spectrum provides a space for community dialogue on the most vital issues facing our community today, engaging participants in active listening, constructive discourse and action planning.

Bill Chats-The man and the music

Bill T. Jones in conversation with Ashley Kahn and Reggie Workman about the lasting influence of John Coltrane and A Love Supreme. Ashley Kahn is an American music historian, journalist, producer, and author of the book A Love Supreme/The Creation of John Coltrane’s Classic Album. Reggie Workman is a legendary bassist, composer and ardent advocate for arts education. He has performed and recorded with the giants of jazz including John Coltrane.

Commissioning and Presenting in Confusing Times

Live Arts continues its Open Spectrum Community Dialogues providing space for reflection on the most vital issues facing communities today.

 

Is There An Artist Class? (And must they stay hungry?)

Live Arts continues its Open Spectrum Community Dialogues providing space for reflection on the most vital issues facing communities today.

BILL CHATS: Salman Rushdie

New York Live Arts popular series, Bill Chats begins with a discussion between Bill T. Jones and British author and Booker Prize winner Salman Rushdie.

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Live Arts continues its Open Spectrum Community Dialogues providing space for reflection on the most vital issues facing communities today.

BILL CHATS

New York Live Arts popular series, Bill Chats returns, featuring Bill T. Jones in dialogue with writers, scholars, visual artists and activists.

BILL CHATS Wynton Marsalis

New York Live Arts popular series, Bill Chats returns, featuring Bill T. Jones in dialogue with writers, scholars, visual artists and activists.