Stephen Sorokoff My View: Bernstein Meets Broadway

  It wasn’t exactly Broadway last night, it happened at Barnes & Noble on 86th Street. To Celebrate the publication of author Carol J. Oja’s Bernstein Meets Broadway: Collaborative Art in a Time of War (Oxford University Press),  Judith Clurman and members of Essential Voices USA performed sele
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Stephen Sorokoff My View: Le Cirque & Cole Rumbough

Le Cirque Cafe started it’s Musical Mondays series with an elegant, sophisticated cabaret & jazz singer who seems to be made for the legendary restaurant. Cole Rumbough  has an excellent trio backing him up, and his swinging romantic American Songbook interpretations make the Le Cirque Cafe experien
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Santa Cristina Wine and Vendy Awards Shine This Weekend

It was an amazing weekend at the 10th Annual Vendy Awards where tasty food delights and delicious Santa Cristina Wine was served. “This is a wonderful day to be here at an event that keeps the culture of food and wine alive,” said Rodolfo Bobini, Business Development Manager for Antinori Wines. “We are
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Disney on Ice: Princesses and Heroes

Now I will be the first to admit, I am not the biggest fan of ice-skating. This probably stems from a childhood in the frozen tundra of the Midwest, where I spent more time clumsily falling then gracefully gliding on the ice.  I am guilty of being a casual watcher at home during the Olympics.  It is pre
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Billy Magnussen, Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce and Kristine Neilsen in Benefit For The Flea Tonight 9/15

Billy Magnussen joins Kristine Nielsen, David Hyde Pierce and Sigourney Weaver  for a reading of Noel Coward’s A Song At Twilight. The Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike friends are reuniting for a benefit performance to kick off the 2014/2015 season of The Flea Theater. The performance will take place
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The Shapiro Sisters Live Out Loud.

On August 28th the Shapiro Sisters celebrated the release of their new CD “Live Out Loud” at 54 Below with a concert. This was the duo’s fourth time at the beloved cabaret space. The audience was treated to selections from the album plus some favorites of the two adorable and charming sisters. The older
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Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical Will Have You Dancing in Your Seats

If there are two things you can say about Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical it’s that disco is back and it is definitely fun. Growing up in the disco age I remember dancing to "You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)" (1978) and "Do You Wanna Funk" (1981). Clubs in LA like the Odyssey and Studio One were
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Fault Lines Has Too Many Cracks

At a birthday celebration for Bill (Chaz Reuben) in a dive bar, two lifelong friends discuss their members and how far they can squirt. You have just entered into Stephen Belber’s Fault Lines. Bill is a graphic designer and Jim (Neil Holland) is his best friend. The two discuss a student Bill slept with
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The Club Passed From Australia

It’s a dog eat dog world in the boardroom of an Australian football club where men are stuck in the past of their glory days and where power corrupts. The play concerns coach Laurie (David Sedgwick) who has yet to have won a premiership (pennant). The Club blames Laurie, especially Vice President Jock (
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Bernstein Meets Broadway at Barnes and Noble Monday September 15th

Celebrate the publication of Bernstein Meets Broadway: Collaborative Art in a Time of War (Oxford University Press) at Barnes and Noble, 86th Street & Lexington Avenue, New York City, on Monday September 15, 2014 at 7PM. Author Carol J. Oja, Harvard University’s William Powell Mason Professor of Mus
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The Music Man Brings Shirley Jones and Her Son Patrick Cassidy On Stage Together

Meredith Willson’s beloved family musical, The Music Man, returns to the stage in an all-new concert staging starring the Marian of the classic film, Academy Award winner Shirley Jones, who will not only essay the role of Mrs. Paroo, but will serve as host and narrator.  She will be joined on stage by h
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Kelli O’Hara and Friends at 54 Below

On Monday, October 6, 2014 five-time Tony Award nominee Kelli O’Hara and Drama Desk nominee Steven Pasquale will perform an intimate benefit concert titled Kelli O’Hara and Friends at 54 Below, located at 254 West 54th Street. The evening is a joint benefit in support of PopsEd Programs at Ronald McDona
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