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Philip Glass Fall 2023 Events – New York

Sep 26 – Oct 4

Godfrey Reggio Philip Glass Retrospective · MoMA

MoMA presents Total Cinema of Sight and Sound, a retrospective including all of the features the duo has collaborated on. The retrospective is organized around a weeklong run of their latest work, Once Within a Time (2022), which is screening in its New York premiere. Nine years in the making since its inception, and their first since Visitors (2013), it features vocalist Sussan Deyhim and Mike Tyson among a fairytale world inhabited by children. More info

Sep 30 – Oct 5

The Pigeon Tunnel · New York Premiere · New York Film Festival 2023

Featuring an original score by Paul Leonard-Morgan and Philip Glass, Errol Morris tells the story of famous British spy David Cornwell (John Le Carré) in the upcoming documentary, The Pigeon Tunnel coming to Apple TV+ October 20th. See the film before its streaming release at the New York Film Festival, presented by Film at The Lincoln Center. More info

October 5

Triumph of the Octagon · NY Premiere, Chicago Symphony Orchestra · Carnegie Hall

The Chicago Symphony under the direction of Riccardo Muti presents the New York premiere of Philip Glass’s “Triumph of the Octagon” commissioned by the CSO. More info

October 5

Glass Pieces · New York City Ballet · David H. Koch Theater

Glass Pieces, choreographer Jerome Robbin’s iconic work set to music by Philip Glass, returns to New York City Ballet for the Fall Gala October 5th. Further performances in Spring 2024.  More info

October 19 – October 21

DANCE · Lyon Opera Ballet · New York City Center

Lucinda Childs’s Dance with music by Philip Glass, and projections by Sol Lewitt, returns to New York in performance by the Lyon Opera Ballet. More info

Nov 19 – Nov 20

The Complete Piano Etudes · Lincoln Center

Featuring notable pianists like Nico Muhly, Maki Namekawa, and Jenny Lin performing Philip Glass’s The Etudes, the two evenings at David Geffen Hall celebrate the release of a new special edition Philip Glass Piano Etudes – a boxed set that includes the Complete Etudes 1-20 and a hardcover book Studies in Time: Essays on the Music of Philip Glass. Nov 19 now on sale. Nov 20 tickets on sale September 29. Produced by Pomegranate Arts. More info Pre-order Philip Glass Piano Etudes

Nov 28 – Dec 10

Dancing With Glass · Joyce Theater

Dancing with Glass: The Piano Etudes features five new choreographic perspectives on The Etudes presented alongside a piano performance by Maki Namekawa. The performances also mark the release of the Philip Glass Piano Etudes boxed set. Produced by Pomegranate Arts. More info Pre-order Philip Glass Piano Etudes