Posts Tagged ‘Times Square’

City Week: June 4-June 10

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A Selective Listing of Recommended Cultural & Community Events Compiled by Max A. Goldstein Friday, June 4 Eastern Dance—The Indo-American Arts Council and Asia Society present the third annual “Erasing Borders: Festival of Indian Dance 2010.” The agenda includes two evening performances and two days of panels, workshops and demonstrations of Indian and Indian-inspired dance. [&hellip
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New Year’s Eve Prep

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Jeffrey Straus, president of Countdown Entertainment; Andrew Varga, CMO of Papa John’s International; and Times Square Alliance president Tim Tompkins conduct the annual “air-worthiness test” of the confetti used in Times Square’s New Year’s Eve celebration. About 3,000 pounds of confetti will be thrown by hand from various buildings at midnight Jan 1. Photo by [&hellip
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FLIGHT OF THE CONFETTI

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Maggie Bates and Megan and Cathleen Childs from Fort Worth, Texas, revel in swirling confetti blown up from a subway grate. The display is part of the annual air worthiness test for confetti used during the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebrations. Inset: Some of the confetti released at midnight on Dec. 31 will feature [&hellip
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