WNET.ORG Partners with Bryant Park Fall Festival

September 9th, 2010

This Fall, Bryant Park will be hosting the third season of their annual series of dance, jazz, opera, and classical music performances, Bryant Park Fall Festival, presented by Bank of America.  The event will feature artists from the New York City Ballet, Five Boroughs Music Festival, Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Development Program, Jazz at Lincoln Center, BAM, Brooklyn Philharmonic, Parsons Dance, and the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.

WNET.ORG is among the media organizations supporting the event, along with WNYC and amNEWYORK.

This year’s Festival includes daily afternoon talks, Inside Fall Festival, featuring up-close discussions with the people that create the fall season of NYC culture and the artists and producers that bring the evenings at the Festival to life.  Each afternoon, Festival goers can learn about the evening performances as well as about the institutions’ upcoming seasons.

Inside Fall Festival talks begin at 12:30pm on weekdays and at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday on the Fountain Terrace beginning on Monday, September 13 with a discussion among artists and critics about the upcoming fall season of culture in NYC.  Evening performances begin at 6:00 p.m. on a stage located on Bryant Park’s Upper Terrace.

The festival will take place from September 13-20, 2010.  For more information and a complete schedule of events, please visit the Bryant Park Fall Festival site.

Enter to win VIP seats to the Festival, courtesy of THIRTEEN.  Contest ends on Tuesday, September 14.