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Getty Research Institute acquires important Robert Mcelroy performance art archives
The Getty Research Institute announced today the acquisition of the Robert McElroy archives, one of the most important archives documenting New York art, particularly performance art, in the early 1960s.
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LANCELOT to Play The Gym at Judson, 8/13-29
Thom Fogarty directs a cast of four, including Stephen James Anthony * , Lulu Fogarty*, Romy Nordlinger * and Grant Riordon.
New York Post
How to not get into a fight with a dog walker
The number of dogs in New York City can make traversing the sidewalks like walking through a field of mines - and we don't mean the stinky ones that stick to your shoes.
The New York Observer
Gina Gibney, Virtual Unknown, Becomes Power Broker of Contemporary Dance
On the night of May 14, a small group of dancers were smoking outside a fundraiser in downtown Manhattan.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Playhouse on the Square Closes Season with Amy Herzog's 4000 MILES, Now thru 8/3
Playhouse on the Square's 2013 - 2014 season is coming to a close with the regional premier of 4000 Miles at TheatreWorks, running from today, July 11 - August 3. A critically acclaimed comic drama by new playwright Amy Herzog , 4000 Miles was named TIME magazine's #1 Play of 2012 and was a finalist for the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
New York Magazine
Sharon Van Etten Is Too Shy to Call Herself a New Yorker
Name: Sharon Van Etten Age: 33 Neighborhood: Greenwich Village Occupation: Musician, currently on tour.
My View: City cycling has more pluses than minuses
Despite vast differences in size and population, New York City and Portland have a lot in common: distinct neighborhoods, innovative restaurants, Stumptown Coffee and lots of bike lanes, to name a few.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Sotheby's New York will offer more than 400 pieces of fine English and European furniture and decoration from New York's legendary Kentshire Galleries in a dedicated auction on 18 October 2014.
The Florida Times-Union
Restaurant review: Moon Dog's specialty pies make a splash in St. Johns
Co-owner John Spitler has opened Moon Dog Pie House, part of the growing restaurant scene in the St. Johns area.
Chef Dan Barber urges a reboot of our food system
Chef Dan Barber has been a longtime champion of the farm-to-table movement. But now, he's shifted his approach.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Zubair Khan, 41, of Manhattan, confirmed as pilot of plane that crashed in LI Sound
Southold Town police provided some details about the recovery of the single-engine experimental plane that crashed into the Long Island Sound north of Mattituck Inlet on July 7, 2014, killing the pilot, Manhattan resident Zubair Khan.
The Times of Israel
In New York, playwrights express their Pew-ishness
Impersonating a Jewish American summer camp song leader with a scarf tied around his head, acoustic guitar-wielding Adam Blotner exclaimed, "I am the echo of Debbie Friedman's legacy."
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Broadway and TV Star Steps into Fantasticks Off-Broadway Tonight
Max Crumm , who has appeared on the New York stage in Grease , Disaster! and on television in "You're the One That I Want!," steps into the role of Matt in the long-running Off-Broadway production of The Fantasticks beginning July 8. Crumm played Danny Zuko in the 2007 Broadway revival of Grease after winning the role in the reality television ... (more)
New options for long-term guests in New York
Luxury hotels in New York are raising the bar for visitors who are planning on long-term stays, adding suites and packages for extended-stay guests.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Potatopia: More than just a food trend
As part of the American diet, the potato has been dressed up to lend support to everything from burgers to chicken fingers to fish filets.
Globetrotting A to Z: Jersey City
Californians have a warped impression of New Jersey , probably from having watched all those "Sopranos" episodes.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Globe and Mail
America's best small town? Here's our top picks
My favourites include Fredericksburg, Tex. , and Williamsburg, Va. But for even tastier U.S. small-town recommendations, I tapped five south-of-the-border travel writers.
4 New Places to Eat at in New York City Neighborhoods Right Now
A gourmet cafe in Chinatown and the second location of a unique chicken fingers store are some of the new spots to try in New York this weekend.
New York Pride Parade : Glamazons float down Fifth
The Annual Gay Pride march was held in New York on June 29th, 2014. The march is held to honor one of the most important events in the history of gay & human rights; the Stonewall Riots.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Room check: The Marlton, New York City
Check-in experience: Very discrete and polite - a small front desk sits behind a glass Art Deco screen in the wood-panelled lobby.