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  • 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...

  • A Few Black Americans You May Have Thought Came to Chautauqua (But Didn’t)

    Originally broadcast at 8 p.m. ET Wednesday, February 17, 2021.

    A Few Black Americans You May Have Thought Came to Chautauqua (But Didn’t) and a Few You May Not Have Known Who Did

    Hosted by Emalee Sanfilippo, Archives Assistant

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a communit...

  • The Ying Quartet: Only Art Held Me

    6 videos

    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

    4 videos

    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...
    Movie + 1 extra

    No Child...

    Movie + 1 extra

    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...

  • CSO Classics Podcast Series

    3 videos

    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...

  • In Our Silence

    7 videos

    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 ...

  • CHQ Authors Convening: Joshua Bennett

    Originally broadcast at 7 pm ET Tuesday, December 15, 2020.

    Joshua Bennett returns to Chautauqua to discuss his new book of poetry, Owed — a collection of odes that seek to celebrate the places and people that have been wronged for too long. Bennett calls them “poems of reparation” for himself. ...

  • Coalition of Chautauqua County Women and Girls featuring Susan Straight

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Wednesday, November 11, 2020.

    Susan Straight, author of “In the Country of Women,” will discuss her memoir about the societal struggles of the multiracial, multiethnic women in her extended family. “In the Country of Women” examines the reality of oppression ba...