Category Archives: art and culture

And the winner is ….

Years ago when the number of Oscar nominated films for best picture was only 5, my colleague at work would spend a day at the movie theater the weekend before the Oscars seeing all of the films. Now that there … Continue reading

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brooklyn night bazaar …. new and improved

(updated November 3rd, 2013)  This past Friday, November 1st, Brooklyn Night Bazaar debuted in its new permanent Greenpoint space on the corner of Banker and Norman Streets (rather than in Williamsburg as it was last year). The below post was … Continue reading

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ny transit museum

I know, I know. The last thing some of us probably want to do is pay more patronage to the place we already spend too much money for and spend too much time in, BUT, this is a great way … Continue reading

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sleep no more

I had seen Sleep No More (ok “seen” isn’t the most accurate description), more like attended the Sleep No More show shortly after it first opened in March 2011, knowing that it wasn’t going to be in NYC too long.  I walked … Continue reading

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mini broadway performances

(photos courtesy of playbill.com) Beginning this Thursday July 10th through August 14th, from 12.30pm – 1.30pm, Bryant Park is hosting a series of brief performances of Broadway musicals.  This weekly lunchtime fun is hosted by and 106.7 LiteFM includes performances of Pippin, Matilda, Heathers, ONCE and more. … Continue reading

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free summer cultural events for chilling out

Some days you’re in the mood to chill out and not think about anything.  And sometimes too much stimulation is well, just too much.  For that day, NYC provides plenty of outdoor opportunities to fulfill that need. Stargazing around NYC  … Continue reading

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museum parties

I’m all about having a few drinks while taking in some culture.  Essentially, that is what we did in Spain and Paris! One of my favorite things to do is to wander through a museum, after hours, with some cocktails … Continue reading

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the hole

The Hole is a raw art space at 312 Bowery, just north of Houston, that houses an interesting roster of experimental exhibitions as well as organizes numerous events and community services.  Right now through April 24th, The Hole has turned … Continue reading

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Brucennial 2012

  If you happen to find yourself on Bleeker Street in the West Village (159 Bleeker Street to be exact) with a few minutes to spare, swing into the Brucennial 2012 for some fun and light culture.  It’s being referred … Continue reading

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