The Dreamland has suspended film screenings and all public operations until it is deemed safe to reopen by state and local officials during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Here is a list of very cool resources from our friends at the Dreamland.
DREAMLAND STAGE COMPANY:
ONLINE ACTING CLASS
JOIN THE DREAMLAND’S EDUCATION DIRECTOR ON INSTAGRAM
The Dreamland’s Director of Education Laura Gallagher Byrne will be offering free acting classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays on the Dreamland Stage Company Instagram page. Check them out!
A NEW, FREE OPERA EVERY NIGHT
CARMEN ONLINE NOW! NEW TITLES AT 7:30 EACH NIGHT
Mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera’s ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performances, with impassioned tenors Yonghoon Lee and Roberto Alagna as her lover, Don José. Omer Meir Wellber and Louis Langrée share conducting duties for Sir Richard Eyre’s powerful production, a Met favorite since its 2009 premiere. Click here.
KEN BURNS’ BASEBALL
STREAMING FREE ONLINE!
This stirring history of the sport first aired, conveniently, during a baseball strike, and it was the perfect antidote to the first World Series-less year since 1904. The miniseries, like many from Ken Burns, made deft use of still photos, interviews, and archival footage to give the past a wonderfully nostalgic air of years truly gone by, and it effectively documented racism’s toll on the national pastime in the first half of the 20th century. Click here.
12 WORLD-CLASS MUSEUMS YOU CAN VISIT ONLINE
SEE THE LOUVRE, GUGGENHEIM & MORE!
While it’s hard to beat the experience of seeing a seminal piece of fine art or important historical artifact with your own two eyes, you could easily spend a lifetime traveling the world in search of all of them. Fortunately, the digital age has made it possible—easy, even—to visit some of the world’s most famous museums from the comfort of your own home. Here are a dozen of them.
IVY LEAGUE COURSES
FREE COURSES FROM BROWN, DARTMOUTH & HARVARD & MORE!
The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia Universities, and the University of Pennsylvania. All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the U.S. News and World Report national university rankings. These Ivy League schools are also highly selective and extremely hard to get into. But the good news is that all these universities now offer free online courses across multiple online platforms. Click here.