Departures 100: Top Cultural To Dos in 2017

The museum exhibitions, movie premieres, theater debuts, and other cultural highlights we’re most looking forward to in the year ahead.

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Every year, as part of our Departures 100 list, our editors meticulously assemble a compendium of the 100 people, places, and things worth knowing about. As always, some are new, some are tried-and-true. But everything will matter in 2017.

From a double dose of Mozart from famed soprano Nadine Sierra to a must-listen-to podcast from Malcolm Gladwell, Doug Aitken’s underwater sculpture series off the coast of California to a David Hockney retrospective at the Tate Britain in London, here are the 20+ top cultural things to do in 2017.

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