Here are a few of the best events happening on Tuesday and how to tune in (all times are Eastern).
Stars Read ‘Coraline’
6 p.m. on YouTube
The New York Public Library has a weeklong treat in store for fans of Neil Gaiman’s “Coraline.” Starting Tuesday, the library will kick off a virtual reading of the book, a dark fantasy children’s novella about a young girl. Gaiman will read Chapters 1 and 2 on Tuesday and Chapters 3 and 4 on Wednesday. LeVar Burton picks it up on Thursday and Friday; Rosario Dawson on Saturday and Sunday; and Dakota Fanning on Monday.
When: 6 p.m. each night, Tuesday through Monday.
Where: The New York Public Library’s YouTube channel and website. Register here to receive a reminder with a viewing link before the first reading and to receive information on how to download “Coraline” using the library’s e-reading app, SimplyE.
National Dance Institute’s Annual Gala
7:30 p.m. on Facebook
Alec Baldwin, Josh Groban, Mandy Patinkin, Jacques d’Amboise, Charlotte d’Amboise and more will participate in the 44th annual National Dance Institute, a nonprofit that shares the art of dance with children. This year’s gala,