This intimate landmark theater—a National Historic Site designed by McKim, Mead & White—is blessed with outstanding acoustics, making it an ideal place to enjoy many kinds of performances, including theater, dance, lectures, drama, comedy, film, and pop and world music. The calendar regularly includes such offerings as American tap and Brazilian tango exhibitions; doo-wop and global rhythms; live tapings of the New Yorker Radio Hour; lectures by luminaries such as Marianne Williamson and Frank Gehry; concerts by the likes of David Sanborn or They Might Be Giants; symphony, opera, and ballet companies from around the world; and much more.