Also at NYU:
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: One Hundred Years After
NYU Open House, 528 LaGuardia Place
Exhibition organized by Tamiment Library, New York University
On view: February–May 2011
Some of the following require RSVP/ticket purchase.
New play by Elizabeth Swados: Triangle, From the Fire
Wednesday, March 23–Saturday, March 26, 7:30 pm,
Sunday, March 27, 6:00 pm
Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South
$15 admission, $5 student. Information: 212/229-5488.
Panel Discussion: Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, 100th Commemoration
Thursday, March 24, 7:00–8:30 pm
CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, Proshansky Auditorium
Panel discussion with Richard Greenwald, Drew University; Jennifer Guglielmo, Smith College; Annelise Orleck, Dartmouth College; Ruth Sergel, Street Pictures, Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition; Ellen Wiley Todd, George Mason University; and author David Von Drehle. Organized by the Gotham Center for New York City History, CUNY.
Seating is limited. Reservations are fully subscribed but a standby line will be available on the day of the event.
Centennial Commemoration of the Triangle Fire, led by Workers United
Friday, March 25
Brown building, NYU, corner of Greene Street and Washington Place
11:00 am: Music and procession
12:00 pm: Speakers
Triangle Fire Memorial
Friday, March 25, 7:00–9:30 pm
Great Hall, Cooper Union, 7 East Seventh Street
Free tickets required: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/164102
For an extensive roster of programs organized in conjunction with the Triangle fire centennial, visit the Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition website.