Performance Sunday, January 24, 2016 | 4 PM

Cancelled: The Somewhere Project: A Public Forum Part II

West Side Story: Social Transformation
Through the Arts

Resnick Education Wing
Thomas Cabaniss concludes this two-part forum, leading a conversation about social issues and how they can be addressed through the arts. A song created by a New York City teen in The Somewhere Project workshops will be featured, and participants will explore what it means to make New York City a better “place for us” through the hands-on creation of a collaborative mural led by Yazmany Arboleda.


  • Thomas Cabaniss, Moderator
  • Jamie Bennett, Panelist
  • Yazmany Arboleda, Panelist
  • Marin Alsop, Panelist
  • Sarah Elizabeth Charles, Vocals
  • Jesse Elder, Piano
A separate ticket is required for each part of the Public Forum. To purchase a ticket to Part I, click here.
The Somewhere Project is made possible, in part, by generous support from the Howard Gilman Foundation, Martha and Bob Lipp, and Randy and Jay Fishman.

Public support is provided by the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York State Regional Economic Development Councils with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and New York City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley.

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