New York City is packed with amazing culture and inspiring art, and now that so much of it is online for free, there’s never been a better time to experience it first-hand. “Where Art Thou” is a weekly guide to interesting and notable lectures, events, and performances for the literary/musically/theatrically-inclined.

Performances & Films:

  • The Barnard Theatre Department’s mainstage production of Fun Home will be opening in the Minor Lantham Playhouse on March 3 at 8 pm with additional performances on March 4 at 8 pm and March 5 at 3 pm and 8 pm.
  • Barnard’s Feminist Film Series will be continuing on March 2 at 5:30 in Altschul 202 with Bong Joon-Ho’s 2013 dystopian film Snowpiercer.
  • Columbia’s South Asian classical fusion dance team, CU Taal will be hosting Naach Nation XX, “an intercollegiate charity showcase” with hybrid performances in Roone Auditorium. Taal and three other Columbia teams will be joined virtually by teams from across the country on March 5 at 7 pm.


  • The Miller Theatre will be hosting Brazillian-American composer Felipe Lara as a part of their onging Composer Portraits series on March 3 at 8 pm.
  • The Dezron Douglas Quartet of jazz bassists will be performing at the Miller Theatre on March 5 at 8 pm.

Discussions & Exhibits:

  • French director Leyla Bouzid will be hosting a masterclass with the director of Columbia Maison Française in the Buell Hall East Gallery on March 4 at 1 pm.
  • From February 28 to March 4 there will be an exhibit in the Barnard Movement Lab from 12 to 5 pm Monday through Friday. The Cite Black Barnard Faculty Installation will showcase works by Black Barnard Faculty.
  • The Columbia Poetry Lab with Pádraig Ó Tuama will continue virtually on March 4 at 2:30 pm with a discussion on conflict intelligence through poetry.

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