Posts Tagged ‘Broadway’

Send in the Stars

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Bernadette Peters and Elaine Stritch make ‘Night Music’ By Mark Peikert What a difference a few months and two new cast members make. When I saw Trevor Nunn’s production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s A Little Night Music last December, I was blown away by both Catherine Zeta-Jones—who ended up winning a Tony Award [&hellip
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City Week: August 20 – August 26

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A Selective Listing of Recommended Cultural & Community Events Compiled by Hannah O’Grady and Shilpa Agrawal FRIDAY, AUGUST 20 Senior Citizen Jin Shin Jyutsu—Open to senior citizens, this is a peaceful way to start your afternoon. Join Judith Janus, practitioner of Jin Shin Jyutsu, to harmonize your mind, body and spirit with various exercises. DOROT, [&hellip
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Steven Sater’s Spring Awakening

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By Alice Robb “New York is my love,” said Tony Award-winning writer Steven Sater, best known for writing the lyrics and book of Broadway rock musical Spring Awakening. The writer divides his time between Los Angeles and New York City. Though his wife and two children live in L.A., in a big house with a [&hellip
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City Week: July 9-15

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A Selective Listing of Recommended Cultural & Community Events Compiled by Alice Robb Friday, July 9 Magic Musical—TADA! Youth Theater presents The Magic Pot: Three Tales from China, an original musical for kids, performed by kids, about a young girl who finds herself in the middle of ancient tales. TADA! Theater, 15 W. 28th St., [&hellip
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No Room at the Inn

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The Department of Buildings ordered Dec. 3 that the Broadway Hotel, at 230 W. 101st St., be partially vacated. It was the second such order on the Upper West Side in recent days, after a similar vacate order was placed in November on 262 W. 73rd St., which is part of the KORE line of [&hellip
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BROADWAY FAIRS

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Broadway will have a busy weekend, with street fairs scheduled for both Saturday and Sunday. On Oct. 10, the 17th annual Upper Broadway Fall Festival will take place between West 110th and 116th streets. That festival is sponsored by Broadway Presbyterian Church, the Interfaith Assembly on Homelessness and Housing, the Broadway Mall Association and the [&hellip
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DANGEROUS DRIVING AT 96th AND B’WAY

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Drivers speeding through the exceptionally wide West 96th Street and Broadway intersection ignore common traffic laws, according to a new study by Transportation Alternatives. After eight hours observing cars driving both north and south on Broadway, the group found a total of 932 violations—an average of 117 an hour. They included a frequent disregard of [&hellip
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