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  1. Nadia Reid making NYC debut after shows with Julie ByrneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

    Earlier this year, New Zealand bare-bones folk singer Nadia Reid released her sophomore album Preservation , the followup to 2015's Listen to Formation, Look for the Signs . It's a gorgeous, instantly-great album that's already deservedly ended up on some Best of 2017 lists, including Rough Trade Shops , Q , and MOJO , the latter of which ranked her at a very impressive #2.

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  2. Live Edge Class at Snow Farm, Massachusetts - Part 4 Lisa's Cherry TableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Popular Woodworking

    One of the unique pieces built during my weekend workshop at Snow Farm was a live edge coffee table. Lisa's "Cape Cod coffee table" began as a 1" cross cut of a cherry tree that showed an attractive burl, intriguing insects cavities and some natural cracks.

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  3. Carnegie Hall's NYO2 Program to Work With The New World SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Carnegie Hall today announced that it will partner with the New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy , for the summer 2018 season of NYO2, an intensive orchestral program for outstanding American instrumentalists ages 14-17 that aims to bring greater diversity to the field of classical orchestral music, with a particular focus on attracting talented students from communities underserved by and underrepresented in the field.

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  4. Ex-Employee From Westchester Sues Banana Republic For $1M Over Braids BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | The Harrison Daily Voice

    A former Banana Republic employee at The Westchester Mall who was told her braids were "too urban" has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the company for racial discrimination. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Destiny Tompkins in state Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday by New York City Attorney John Horowitz, names the Banana Republic, it's parent company, Gap.

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  5. Review: Spektor enchants at solo Palace showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Albany Times Union

    ALBANY The promotional materials behind Regina Spektor's concert at the Palace Theatre promised an intimate solo show and an unforgettable performance. That was a spot-on guarantee.

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  6. Greenwich ISD students entertain with ballet performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Third-graders amantha Patafio, left, and Noah Lincon perform a dramatic routine with their dance group at the 11th annual third-grade ballet show at International School at Dundee in the Riverside section of Greenwich, Conn. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017.

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  7. Former Employee Sues Banana Republic For $1M Over Ban On BraidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Rye Daily Voice

    A former Banana Republic employee at The Westchester Mall who was told her braids were "too urban" has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the company for racial discrimination. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Destiny Tompkins in state Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday by New York City Attorney John Horowitz, names the Banana Republic, it's parent company, Gap.

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  8. Banana Republic sued for $1M over braids issue14 hours, 12 minutes | White PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | NorthJersey.com

    A former Banana Republic employee, who was told her braids were 'too urban' and 'unkempt,' sued the company for $1 million. Destiny Tompkins, a sophomore at Purchase College, SUNY, was told to do something about her "too urban and unkempt" braids, and was told she would no longer get shifts at the White Plains store.

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  9. Japan Society presents The SITI Company Production of Yukio Mishima's HANJORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Japan Society proudly presents the New York City premiere of Siti Company 's striking interpretation of Yukio Mishima 's play Hanjo, created and performed by the internationally acclaimed ensemble theater Siti Company , in a new English Translation by SITI Co-Artistic Director Leon Ingulsrud, who also directs. Arriving as part of the NOH-NOW Series within Japan Society's Fall 2017-Winter 2017 Performing Arts Season, coinciding with the Society's 110th Anniversary, this production will have three performances, December 7 - 9, at Japan Society .

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  10. Music is her museRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    "That's the vibe of most of my music," she said in a conversation with The Times. "I can't write if I'm too happy."

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  11. Clarkson professor invited speaker at Society and Neuroscience SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Clarkson University Associate Professor of History Stephen T. Casper has been invited to be part of an interdisciplinary panel discussion on the role of metaphor in science on Nov. 20 at Columbia University. “Metaphors and Models,” examines how metaphor shapes how we think and communicate, and how metaphors are represented in the brain.

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  12. Live Edge Class at Snow Farm, Massachusetts - Part 3, Ben's Table CompletedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Popular Woodworking

    When connecting a Live edge waterfall joint together we need to expect a "tectonic" shift of the connected corner. While mitering the two banks of the joint at 45 degrees we remove a considerate amount of wood in the shape of a triangular prism from the lower part of the miter.

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  13. New film festival showcases unique LGBTQ stories at The Gallery BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Author Junot Diaz once compared representation of minorities in the media to a mirror. Classic movie monsters don't have reflections, so the easiest way to make human beings believe they are monsters is to deny them their reflection.

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  14. viBe Theater Experience Presents viBenefit 2017 "(Em)Powered by...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 6 | PRWeb

    Award-winning Performing Arts and Character Education Program Fosters Creative Expression on Topics Ranging from Gender and Race to Rihanna viBe Theater Experience , a New York City-based non-profit performing arts/education organization, hosts its annual viBenefit on November 6, 2017, at 6:30 pm at the historic Norwood. This year's theme Powered by Girls highlights the intersection between the arts and activism.

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  15. Westchester Philharmonic's Annual Winter Pops! Welcomes Broadway's Laura Michelle KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | PR Log

    Nov. 2, 2017 - PRLog -- One of Broadways brightest stars takes the stage at the Concert Hall at the Performing Arts Center at Purchase College December 17 for the Westchester Philharmonic's Winter Pops! A sold-out seasonal favorite since its introduction over a decade ago, Winter Pops! , led by Principal Conductor Ted Sperling, this year welcomes vocalist Laura Michelle Kelly plus a special appearance by violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins . Laura Michelle Kelly won an Olivier Award as the high-flying nanny in London's West End production of Mary Poppins and played Sylvia Llewelyn Davies in Finding Neverland on Broadway and at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge.

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  16. The PAC presents Fall Family-Friendly ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, PURCHASE COLLEGE is celebrating its 40th Anniversary and offering the Westchester area families a chance to see world-renowned artists in their own back yard. All performances take place at The PAC, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY 10577 .

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  17. A Cerebral Portraitist's Unaccountable NeglectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 29 | Hyperallergic

    Marcia Marcus, "Florentine Landscape , oil on canvas, 78 A1 2 x 94 A1 2 inches, Neuberger Museum of Art Purchase College, State University of New York; gift of Roy R. Neuberger The reverberations of curator Melissa Rachleff's exhibition, Inventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952-1965 at the Grey Art Gallery, New York University , continue to be felt. In that eye-opening exhibition, which contained work by many women artists and artists of color , Marcia Marcus's painting "Self-Portrait in Fur Jacket" was one of the standouts.

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  18. Live Edge Class at Snow Farm, Massachusetts - Part 2 Ben's TableRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 29 | Popular Woodworking

    Ben was one of the six students who took my live-edge Columbus day weekend class at Snow Farm. A newcomer into woodworking, motivated and eager to learn, he asked me to help him design and build a side table for his Boston apartment.

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  19. 11/04 The Neuberger Museum of Art Will Honor Marilyn and Hugh Price...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | New Rochelle Talk

    NEW YORK, NY -- A great party celebrating great art! BenefAate 2017 to benefit the Neuberger Museum of Art will be an amazing event this year. Bruce Willis, one of America's best known actors; legendary jazz artists drummer Steve Jordan and guitarist Danny Kortchmar will join forces in a high-octane blues ensemble -- Dognip -- to set a spirited tone at BenefAate, the museum's largest fundraising event of the year.

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  20. Classical dancer set to don new garb with contemporary performanceRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 28 | China Daily

    Hua Xiaoyi, a long-haired beauty, has the image traditionally associated with a Chinese classical dancer. However, the 25-year-old Hua is going against her long career as a Chinese classical dancer and will stage her first contemporary dance work, titled Every Moment, in Beijing on Oct 31 and Nov 1 before heading to Shanghai on Nov 21 and 22. Consisting of four sections, the dance work is choreographed by three artists, including Chinese choreographers Gao Chengming, Lou Menghan and British choreographer-dancer Akram Khan.

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