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  • Liberty Under Law Podcast

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    Premiering at 8 p.m. ET Tuesday, April 20, 2021.

    Hosted by Kristan McMahon, Robert H. Jackson Center president, the "Liberty Under Law" podcast explores and examines contemporary and historic issues of equality, fairness, and justice with a Jacksonian lens, through in-depth conversations with ex...

  • How Well Do You Know Your Chautauqua History?

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    Premiering at 8 p.m. ET Thursday, April 22, 2021.

    Chautauqua Heritage Lecture Series - How Well Do You Know Your Chautauqua History?, hosted by Jon Schmitz, Chautauqua Archivist and Historian

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in...

  • CLSC: Eliese Colette Goldbach

    Eliese remembered driving with her father past the rust-covered buildings in the Cleveland’s industrial valley. Growing up, she was told that the world was your oyster, that the possibilities are endless, and you can do whatever you want in this world. And nothing in these rotten-looking building...

  • Dance Theatre of Harlem: Conversation with Virginia Johnson & Tiffany Rea-Fisher

    Premiering at 12 p.m. ET Friday, April 23, 2021.

    A founding member of Dance Theatre of Harlem, Virginia Johnson was one of its principal ballerinas over a career that spanned nearly 30 years. After retiring in 1997, Ms. Johnson went on to found Pointe Magazine and was editor-in chief for 10 year...

  • Chautauqua Lecture Series Preview: Shankar Vedantam

    Science journalist Shankar Vedantam is the host and creator of “Hidden Brain,” one of the most popular podcasts in the world. Vedantam’s new book, Useful Delusions: The Power & Paradox of the Self-Deceiving Brain, will be the subject of a special Chautauqua Lecture Series presentation on CHQ Asse...

  • Dance Theatre of Harlem: Conversation with Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director

    Originally broadcast at 12 p.m. ET Friday, April 16, 2021.

    A founding member of Dance Theatre of Harlem, Virginia Johnson was one of its principal ballerinas over a career that spanned nearly 30 years. After retiring in 1997, Ms. Johnson went on to found Pointe Magazine and was editor-in chief f...

  • CHQ Conversations: Roger Goodell

    Originally broadcast at 7 p.m. ET Wednesday, April 14, 2021.

    In a wide-ranging and exclusive CHQ Assembly interview recorded last month, NFL Commissioner and lifelong Chautauquan Roger Goodell discusses the state of the league and the game of football itself, the challenges presented by the pand...

  • CLSC: Steph Cha

    Originally broadcast at 7 pm ET Thursday, April 8, 2021.

    A powerful and taut novel about racial tensions in LA, Your House Will Pay follows two families—one Korean-American, one African-American—grappling with the effects of a decades-old crime. In the wake of the police shooting of a black teen...

  • Chautauqua Lecture Series Special Program: Victoria Labalme

    Originally broadcast at 7 p.m. ET Monday, March 29, 2021.

    Victoria Labalme, performance strategist and author of Risk Forward: Embrace the Unknown and Unlock Your Hidden Genius, will give a special presentation for the Chautauqua Lecture Series on CHQ Assembly at 7 p.m. Monday, March 29, 2021. ...

  • Eric Gutman’s From Broadway to Obscurity

    Originally broadcast at 8 p.m. ET Sunday, March 28, 2021.

    Premiere of: "Eric Gutman's From Broadway to Obscurity", which was recorded at Marygrove Theatre by Detroit Public TV and Detroit Public Theatre, is a musical love letter to both Broadway and Michigan. At the peak of his career playing s...

  • Two Girls at Chautauqua

    Originally broadcast at 8 p.m. ET Thursday, March 18, 2021.

    Hosted by Emalee Sanfilippo, Archives Assistant, who will tell the story of Ada Elizabeth Sisson and Lillian Hedrick - two girls from Nebraska whose 300-page journal, preserved in the archives, describes their 1895 Chautauqua experience...

  • CLSC: James Shapiro

    Originally broadcast at 7 pm ET Thursday, March 11, 2021.

    In a narrative arching across the centuries, James Shapiro traces the unparalleled role of Shakespeare's 400-year-old tragedies and comedies in making sense of so many of these issues, on which the American identity has turned. Reflecting...

  • Building a Culture of Empathy: A Conversation with Elif M. Gökçiğdem

    Originally broadcast at 7 pm ET Monday, March 8, 2021.

    A Conversation with Elif M. Gökçiğdem, founding president, ONE: Organization of Networks for Empathy

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that co...

  • National Comedy Center’s Lucille Ball Virtual Comedy Festival 2020

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    THESE PROGRAMS EXPIRE ON 4/30/21 AT 11:59 P.M.

    Exclusive programming from the National Comedy Center’s Lucille Ball Virtual Comedy Festival featuring candid, in-depth conversations with major artists about their work, careers, influences and the art of comedy. To watch more National Comedy Cente...

  • The Ying Quartet: Only Art Held Me

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    Coming to you live from Lenna Hall at Chautauqua Institution, the Grammy Award-winning Ying Quartet occupies a position of unique prominence in the classical music world, combining brilliantly communicative performances with a fearlessly imaginative view of chamber music in today's world. Now in ...

  • CHQ Assembly Productions Presents: The JLCO Septet with Wynton Marsalis

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    CHQ Assembly Productions presents: The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet with Wynton Marsalis In Residence at Chautauqua Institution October 14–24, 2020

    In October 2020, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Septet with Wynton Marsalis visited the Chautauqua Institution grounds for 11 days ...

  • No Child...
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    No Child...

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    Originally broadcast at 8 pm ET Thursday, January 28, 2021.

    Written and performed by Nilaja Sun and captured on tape in the studios at the WNED PBS in Buffalo with the support of the Chautauqua Theater Company and Detroit Public Theatre, No Child… is a breathtaking solo show exploring the New Yo...

  • In Our Silence

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    Originally broadcast at 8 p.m. ET Thursday, December 3, 2020.

    Over four days in early June, composer Frances Pollock and playwright and librettist Jerre Dye interviewed each of Chautauqua Opera Company's 2020 Young Artists. Together they investigated the emotional and professional impact of the ...

  • CSO Classics Podcast Series

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    Maestro Rossen Milanov introduces recordings of favorite past performances by the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra in this new monthly podcast experience premiering on the CHQ Assembly Video Platform.

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua La...