An Army vet, in love with a CCNY secretary, would win her by setting up a be-bop jazz club on Ninth Avenue with the help of a black saxophonist he befriended in the service and a couple of low-lifes he has met along the way.
34 hours ago
With a decisive battle mounting in the Eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, Yara Arts Group shows Hitting Bedrock, a new work based on first-person testimonials of refugees from Donetsk and people stranded there.
7 days ago
Dance Champion Katia Vaz, as seen on Dancing With the Stars, opens a new school to teach the craft in Los Angeles. Samba Champion for 9 consecutive years.
11:42 Feb 19, 2015
When Black Boys Die is the second in a series of five plays by William Electric Black, called GUNPLAYS, that address inner city violence and guns.
06:23 Feb 13, 2015
This historical drama is a skillful study of the enlightened and complex queen of Sweden who was reared as a man but fought a lifelong struggle to prove that a woman could rule as a king.She ended the Thirty Years War but abdicated amidst financial
14:43 Feb 12, 2015
In Judgment on a Gray Beach, by Elia Schneider, themes of exile and totalitarianism are explored by a condemned man on a beach with ten sheepish antiheroes.
11:28 Feb 12, 2015
For the delight of audiences five to 105, Chechoslovak-American Marionette Theater performs an ensemble Featuring four performers, and marionettes
03:39 Feb 12, 2015
New play by Lu Hauser portrays Gregor Samsa as torn between his father, who wants to keep him on the straight and narrow with a full time job, and his friendship with artists of the Yiddish Theater, who want him to join and write for them.
23:56 Feb 11, 2015
Rosario and the Gypsies musical by Eduardo Machado, music, lyrics by Rick Vartorella - backstage romances, melodramas of a hippie performance troupe devoted to the art of change.
18:01 Feb 5, 2015
Shattering the record set almost four years ago, an incredibly sumptuous apartment on 57th Street has sold for $100.47 million dollars. The previous city record was for $88 million paid for a Central Park West address.
12:31 Jan 24, 2015
Through the poetic voices of contemporary Native American writers, Cedars gives a 21st century face to the struggles of indigenous people, celebrating Native American culture and spirit.
03:38 Jan 19, 2015
A new Yara Arts Group play, conceived and directed by Virlana Tkacz, imagines the meeting of Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko (1814-1861), and Ira Aldridge (1807-1867).
16:58 Jan 18, 2015
The mayor addressed the some 900 graduating cadets saying, You will confront all manner of problems. Problems that you didn't create. It was a mixed message from the mayor
05:50 Jan 1, 2015
Russell W. Dickson talks to zombie movie legend Russell W. Streiner from Night of the Living Dead, the Romero classic - the most visceral and influential horror film ever made.
13:45 Dec 24, 2014
The little shop oozes nostalgia, history and expertise. With an assortment of archaic locks, keys and photos dating back 82 years, dozens of old NYC Locksmith Occupation License Plates are here-and-there wallpapered.
04:42 Dec 11, 2014
In Winter Light, Yara Arts Group performs a World Music Theater piece including the Koliadnyky, an ensemble of winter song singers from Kryvorivnia and scenes from the Ukraine crisis.
20:49 Nov 25, 2014
Two by Tavel is a tribute to director Harvey Tavel, who originated the Theater of the Ridiculous with his brother, Ronald Tavel.
15:46 Nov 22, 2014
The Western Wind, the internationally acclaimed a capella vocal sextet, will perform Holiday Light: Joyous Music for Chanukkah and Christmas at The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, NYC.
12:46 Nov 22, 2014
Homeless Children Get a Helping Hand from Matchmaking Stars Elite Connections, as detailed in this story.
16:32 Nov 12, 2014
Celebrity matchmaking company Elite Connections celebrates its 20th year in business this month. This story details more.
12:57 Nov 7, 2014