Songs for Unusual Creatures

 

Loading Events

Odd animals like blobfish, elephant shrews, Chinese giant salamanders and other bizarre beasts slither, hop, swim and jump in projected images and videos while being portrayed in music by author and composer Michael Hearst. Enjoy Michael Hearst’s music and discover some unusual creatures at two special NYSCI performances:

April 28: Connecting with Songs for Unusual Creatures

(Noon, 1, 2 & 3 pm)
Meet Michael Hearst and enjoy a selection of his music and animal musings in the Great Hall, as he proves that fact can be stranger than fiction.
Free with NYSCI admission. Limited capacity. Sign up on the day of event.

Buy Admission


April 29: Songs for Unusual Creatures Concerts

(1 & 3 pm)
Michael Hearst and his band use a variety of quirky instruments to provide a fun, interactive investigation through the kingdom of weird animals.
Free with NYSCI admission. Limited capacity. Sign up on the day of event.

Buy Admission

  • This event has passed.
Browse More Events:

You May Also Like

3D theater
October 20, 2017 to June 30
Embark on an extraordinary journey to unravel the evolution of flying animals, from the first flying creatures to the organisms we know today.
exhibits
February 16 to May 13 • Free with admission
This fun and interactive exhibition helps visitors explore their own personal eating habits, as well as the eating habits of other cultures.
engineering
February 19 to February 23 • 12 – 4 pm • Free with admission
Celebrating Engineering Week, with talks by different engineers and professionals in the robotics field, along with activities and challenges to put those ideas into practice in NYSCI's Design Lab.