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Lloyd Lovindeer to Headline 2017 Bankra Caribbean Folk Festival Lloyd Lovindeer to Headline 2017 Bankra Caribbean Folk Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Award-winning musical icon Lloyd Lovindeer headlines the list of performers slated to appear at the 2017 Bankra Caribbean Folk Festival to be held on Saturday, June 3, beginning at 12 noon.... (more...)
Orchestra of St. Luke's New Multi-Disciplinary Chamber Music Festival to Open Next Month Orchestra of St. Luke's New Multi-Disciplinary Chamber Music Festival to Open Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Orchestra of St. Luke's will debut Facets of Schubert, the first iteration of the Ensemble's new chamber music festival at the Morgan Library & Museum and Brooklyn Museum, from June 7 - 25.... (more...)
New Ohio Theatre Announces Ice Factory Festival 2017 Lineup New Ohio Theatre Announces Ice Factory Festival 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Artistic Director Robert Lyons presents the 24th annual Obie Award-winning Ice Factory Festival. Ice Factory 2017 takes place at New Ohio Theatre, located at 154 Christopher Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets in New York City. Ice Factory 2017 will present seven new works over seven wee... (more...)
Eryc Taylor Dance Outreach to Perform at Harlem School of the Arts Eryc Taylor Dance Outreach to Perform at Harlem School of the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Eryc Taylor Dance (ETD) will present an original work created by ETD Outreach for dancers living in Lantern Community Services' supportive housing, to premiere during the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance Uptown Arts Stroll on Friday, June 2 with two performances at 4pm and 6pm, Harlem School of the ... (more...)
Photo Flash: World War I Doughboys Raise Flag at Eternal Light Flagstaff in Madison Square Park Photo Flash: World War I Doughboys Raise Flag at Eternal Light Flagstaff in Madison Square Park
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

World War I Doughboy reenactors raised flag at the Eternal Light Flagstaff in Madison Square Park to mark the restoration of the monument yesterday, May 25. Scroll down for a photo!... (more...)
Photo Flash: Dutch Treat Honors New Yorker Editor David Remnick with Gold Medal for Achievement in the Arts Photo Flash: Dutch Treat Honors New Yorker Editor David Remnick with Gold Medal for Achievement in the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Earlier this month at The Harvard Club, the New Yorker editor David Remnick was feted by The Dutch Treat Club. Remnick received the club's Gold Medal for Lifetime Achievement in the Arts. Scroll down for photos!... (more...)
Playhouse Creatures to Host 2017 Tennessee Williams Festival This June Playhouse Creatures to Host 2017 Tennessee Williams Festival This June
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

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TRU to Host New 'Writer-Producer Speed Date' Next Month at NOLA Rehearsal Studio TRU to Host New 'Writer-Producer Speed Date' Next Month at NOLA Rehearsal Studio
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) presents the next Writer-Producer Speed Date on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 5:30pm at NOLA Rehearsal Studio, 244 W. 54th Street, 11th floor, NYC. This unique program is designed to help playwrights master The Art of the Pitch and gain confidence in talking about their ... (more...)
Norm Macdonald, Katherine Ryan, Maz Jobrani and More to Bring Laughts to Carolines on Broadway This June Norm Macdonald, Katherine Ryan, Maz Jobrani and More to Bring Laughts to Carolines on Broadway This June
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Carolines on Broadway, New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of June.... (more...)
Visit 7 of NYC's Top Cultural Institutions Free at 39th Annual Museum Mile Festival Visit 7 of NYC's Top Cultural Institutions Free at 39th Annual Museum Mile Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Now celebrating its 39th year, the annual Museum Mile Festival takes place rain or shine on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.... (more...)
Jim Andralis and the Syntonics to Play Joe's Pub This June Jim Andralis and the Syntonics to Play Joe's Pub This June
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

The Miami Herald called singer-songwriter Jim Andralis' Your Dying Wish Come True 'one of the best solo debut discs of the year.' Since its release last March, Julie DeLano, Leslie Graves, Susan Hwang and Jessie Kilguss have been adding their lush harmonies to his NYC performances. June 13th will be... (more...)
C4 to Present ELECTRIC - CHORAL WORKS WITH ELECTRIC GUITAR, BASS, AND DRUMS C4 to Present ELECTRIC - CHORAL WORKS WITH ELECTRIC GUITAR, BASS, AND DRUMS
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

C4: The Choral Composer/Conductor Collective will present Electric - Choral Works with Electric Guitar, Bass, and Drums, the third concerts of its Collaboration 2016-17 New York season on Thursday, June 8 @ 8 PM at The Riverside Theatre, 91 Claremont Ave and Saturday, June 10 at 8 PM at The DiMenna ... (more...)
Video Game Scholar, Patrick Hickey Jr., to Speak at Borough Con This Friday Video Game Scholar, Patrick Hickey Jr., to Speak at Borough Con This Friday
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Author/Professor Patrick Hickey, Jr. will discuss the industry and his anthology, 'For The Love of Games: Cult and Classic Game Developers Discuss Projects That Influenced And Entertained Millions,' at Borough Con, May 26 at 2:30 p.m. at St. John's University, 8000 Utopia Pkwy, Queens, NY.... (more...)
Photo Flash: IRTE Enters Final Weekend of AVOIDANCE! Improvised Game Show Photo Flash: IRTE Enters Final Weekend of AVOIDANCE! Improvised Game Show
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

The Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble invites you to the final weekend of an improvised game show... AVOIDANCE! So how's life?? Scroll down for a sneak peek!... (more...)
THE PULSE PROJECT to Benefit Gays Against Guns at Assembly Hall THE PULSE PROJECT to Benefit Gays Against Guns at Assembly Hall
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

THE PULSE PROJECT by Sherry Bokser, Thom Fogarty, Alyson Mead and Amy Merrill, directed by Thom Fogarty, will be presented Sunday, June 11th, 2017 at 5pm at Assembly Hall at Judson Memorial Church (239 Thompson St. NYC).... (more...)
HOW TO CONSTRUCT A 21ST CENTURY FEMINISM to Continue Creative Time & NYPL's 'In Situ' Series HOW TO CONSTRUCT A 21ST CENTURY FEMINISM to Continue Creative Time & NYPL's 'In Situ' Series
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Creative Time and The New York Public Library (NYPL) will present the latest installment of their collaborative venture In Situ, a site-specific series of conversations pairing leading artists and intellectuals to address critical topics of our time.... (more...)
Origin Theatre and Bloom's Tavern to Host 4th Annual Immersive BLOOMSDAY BREAKFAST Origin Theatre and Bloom's Tavern to Host 4th Annual Immersive BLOOMSDAY BREAKFAST
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

This year's 4th annual immersive Bloomsday Breakfast hosted by Origin Theatre Company and Bloom's Tavern in Midtown on June 16 will feature an expanded version of its juried costume contest and the announcement of a new Irish-American literary prize.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Radio City Rockettes Join Forces with the USO for Fleet Week and More Photo Flash: Radio City Rockettes Join Forces with the USO for Fleet Week and More
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

The Madison Square Garden Company announced today that the Radio City Rockettes and the United Service Organizations (USO) are re-energizing a more than 70-year association between the two historic organizations. The Radio City Rockettes are making various appearances across the country in the upcom... (more...)
Raja Feather Kelly's Newest Warhol-Inspired Work Headed to LUMBERYARD Festival Raja Feather Kelly's Newest Warhol-Inspired Work Headed to LUMBERYARD Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

LUMBERYARD Contemporary Performing Arts will present the feath3r theory in: Another Fucking Warhol Production, or Who's Afraid of Andy Warhol?, a new work from Raja Feather Kelly and his company the feath3r theory, June 22-24 at The Kitchen as part of the second annual LUMBERYARD in the City festiva... (more...)
BWW Review: Alexis Michelle Is Good, Girl, In IT TAKES A WOMAN at Feinstein's/54 Below BWW Review: Alexis Michelle Is Good, Girl, In IT TAKES A WOMAN at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Troy Frisby - May 25, 2017

From just about the moment Alexis Michelle walked into the workroom, the RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE contestant was clocked as a Broadway queen. While performing at Feinstein's/54 Below in IT TAKES A WOMAN with her rich, husky singing voice, that proved to be a well-earned title. But, as seen on TV, comed... (more...)
'OSFUG' to Perform Monthly Sketch Show at UCB Chelsea 'OSFUG' to Perform Monthly Sketch Show at UCB Chelsea
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

On June 5th, 2017, the New York-based OSFUG: The Fast Fuckin' Sketch Show will perform their monthly hour-long show at UCB Chelsea (307 West 26th Street in Manhattan) at 8:00 PM.... (more...)
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund to Honor New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at 2017 Freedom Awards Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund to Honor New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at 2017 Freedom Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund will honor New York Governor Andrew Cuomo at its 12th annual Freedom Awards. The event is set for Thursday, June 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Manhattan Penthouse.... (more...)
Bang on a Can to Celebrate Summer at Lincoln Center Festival, MASS MoCA and More Bang on a Can to Celebrate Summer at Lincoln Center Festival, MASS MoCA and More
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Bang on a Can celebrates summer 2017, and continues its 30th anniversary landmark season, by showcasing the breadth of its adventurous curatorial vision with concerts June-September at three visual art institutions -The Noguchi Museum and the Jewish Museum in New York City, and the Bang on a Can Sum... (more...)
TWIN PEAKS' Chrysta Bell to Release New Album, Play NYC Next Month TWIN PEAKS' Chrysta Bell to Release New Album, Play NYC Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Chrysta Bell, Twin Peaks actress and longtime musical partner of David Lynch, will release her sophomore album, We Dissolve, via AWAL/Kobalt Music Recordings on June 9 and will also perform an NYC Album Release Show at Joe's Pub on June 6, with Special Guest Stuart Matthewman (Sade).... (more...)
Tony Winner David Rockwell Will Design West Side Arts Center- The Shed Tony Winner David Rockwell Will Design West Side Arts Center- The Shed
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Daniel L. Doctoroff, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Alex Poots, Founding Artistic Director and CEO of New York's new center for artistic invention, The Shed, today announced an extraordinary lead gift from Bloomberg Philanthropies of $75 million toward the capital campaign for the new insti... (more...)