Britt-Marie Was Here

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 17, 2019

Based on the bestselling novel by Fredrik Backman, author of A Man Called Ove, this warmhearted comedy/drama finds Britt-Marie, age 63, suddenly re-considering her purpose and habits after leaving her husband of 40 years. Accepting a supremely unglamorous job at a ramshackle rec center in the backwater town of Borg, she finds herself taking an interest in the daily routines of the town's oddball denizens - who all seem perfectly content to be stuck in their ways. Determined not to do the same, she takes on the impossible task of coaching the children's soccer team.

Hamlet

Nov 20, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019

In this stunning audience favorite, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

Presented by Amphibian Stage in partnership with the Modern

Nov 20, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019

In this stunning audience favorite, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

Presented by Amphibian Stage in partnership with the Modern

Frankie

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

Nov 22, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019

“Alongside the magnetic Isabelle Huppert in a role that draws with equal grace from her well of dry humor, flinty intelligence, diva hauteur and internalized sorrow, there are affecting moments to savor also from... a solid ensemble cast.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

PARASITE

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 08, 2019

“Imagine a high-wire act where the acrobat suddenly leaps to a higher wire, then to another that's higher still. It's the best way I can think of to describe the giddy thrill of watching Parasite, a masterpiece of serial surprises.” Joe Morgenstern; The Wall Street Journal.

Visual AIDS Presents STILL BEGINNING

Dec 03, 2019 - Dec 03, 2019

The Modern is proud to partner with Visual AIDS for the thirtieth annual Day With(out) Art by presenting STILL BEGINNING, a program of seven newly commissioned videos responding to the ongoing HIV/AIDS epidemic by Shanti Avirgan, Nguyen Tan Hoang, Carl George, Viva Ruiz, Iman Shervington, Jack Waters/Victor F.M. Torres, and Derrick Woods-Morrow.

Humans

Dec 05, 2019 - Dec 05, 2019

Human is a collection of stories and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human. Through these stories full of love and happiness, as well as hatred and violence, Human brings us face to face with the other, making us reflect on our lives. From stories of everyday experiences to accounts of the most unbelievable lives, these poignant encounters share a rare sincerity and underline who we are – our darker side, but also what is most noble in us, and what is universal.

A Midsummers Night's Dream

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019

Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy will be captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London. Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Oliver Chris (Green Wing, NT Live: Young Marx), David Moorst (NT Live: Allelujah!), and Hammed Animashaun (Barber Shop Chronicles) lead the cast as Titania, Oberon, Puck, and Bottom. Directed by Nicholas Hytner, this production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will build on the success of his immersive staging of Julius Caesar (NT Live 2018).

Dec 11, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019

Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy will be captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London. Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Oliver Chris (Green Wing, NT Live: Young Marx), David Moorst (NT Live: Allelujah!), and Hammed Animashaun (Barber Shop Chronicles) lead the cast as Titania, Oberon, Puck, and Bottom. Directed by Nicholas Hytner, this production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will build on the success of his immersive staging of Julius Caesar (NT Live 2018).

Cyrano, My Love

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 15, 2019

December 1897, Paris.  Edmond Rostand is not yet thirty but already has two children and too much anxiety.  He has not written anything for two years.  Ignoring the whims of actresses, the demands of his producers, the jealousy of his wife, the stories of his best friend's broken heart and the lack of enthusiasm of all those around him, Edmond must focus and put pen to paper.  For now, he only has the title: "Cyrano de Bergerac".

Fleabag

Jan 29, 2020 - Feb 01, 2020

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End. 
Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, this 67 minute play is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. 

Jan 29, 2020 - Feb 01, 2020

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End. 
Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, this 67 minute play is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life. 

Jan 29, 2020 - Feb 01, 2020

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End. 
Written and performed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Killing Eve) and directed by Vicky Jones, this 67 minute play is a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life.