Baruch Performing Arts Center (BPAC)
BPAC has presented and produced over 1,000 cultural programs across the performing arts since 2003, including theatre companies such as the National Asian American Theatre Company, Folksbiene, New Georges,The Acting Company, Aquilla and MCC, and the Dzul Dance and Jose Limon dance companies. BPAC's 2017/18 season features acclaimed pianists Sara Davis Buechner and Michael Brown; chamber ensembles Sonnambula, Cantata Profana, Israeli Chamber Project, and the Alexander String Quartet; and opera festivals from Prototype and Heartbeat Opera. In addition, BPAC offers a jazz series named for bassist and late Baruch faculty member Milt Hinton. This season the Milt Hinton Jazz Series presents Matuto, Yotam Silberstein Quartet, and Jane Ira Bloom. Talk programs have included writers Amitav Ghosh and Colum McCann, actress Linda Lavin, and thought leaders such as Gloria Steinem, and U. N. Secretary General Kofi Annan.