Photo Coverage: Folksbeine National Yiddish Theatre Honors Theodore Bikel
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 3, 2013

The National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene just presented a remarkable concert event celebrating the folk legend and actor Theodore Bikel in anticipation of his 90th birthday in May 2014. 'Miracle of Miracles: A Chanukah Extravaganza' filled the stage at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, last night, December 2 with one rare musical treat after another. Featured in the all-star cast were the beloved Emmy-winning actor Fyvush Finkel, klezmer giant Frank London, the Russian concert phenomenon Psoy Korolenko and the Broadway actors Joanne Borts ('Once') and Elmore James, among many others. Check out photos from the special event below! (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen to Release New Album Every Month thru 2013; to Play Oct-Nov in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

While we anticipate what Avi Fox-Rosen has up his musical sleeve with next month's theme in his 'EP-a-month project for 2013,' this prolific Brooklyn singer-songwriter takes that same concept of fervent frequency to performing live. (more...)

National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene to Celebrate Theodore Bikel with Concert at Symphony Space, 12/2
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2013

The National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene is presenting a remarkable concert event celebrating the folk legend and actor Theodore Bikel in anticipation of his 90th birthday in May 2014. "Miracle of Miracles: A Chanukah Extravaganza" will fill the stage at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, on Monday December 2 at 7:30pm with one rare musical treat after another. (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen to Release New Album Every Month thru 2013; to Play Oct-Nov in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2013

While we anticipate what Avi Fox-Rosen has up his musical sleeve with next month's theme in his 'EP-a-month project for 2013,' this prolific Brooklyn singer-songwriter takes that same concept of fervent frequency to performing live. (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen Releases New Album Every Month thru 2013; Plays Oct-Nov in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2013

While we anticipate what Avi Fox-Rosen has up his musical sleeve with next month's theme in his 'EP-a-month project for 2013,' this prolific Brooklyn singer-songwriter takes that same concept of fervent frequency to performing live. (more...)

AVI FOX-ROSEN Set for Four Brooklyn Shows
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2013

Hot on the heels of "Scary," the tenth installment of his EP-a-month project for 2013, the prolifically quirky Brooklyn singer-songwriter Avi Fox-Rosen celebrates passing the 50-songs-produced-this-year benchmark by taking that same concept of fervent frequency to performing live at the following venues: (more...)

National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene Announces 99th Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2013

National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene, Executive Director Bryna Wasserman and Artistic Director Zalmen Mlotek, will present a multitude of theater and music events for its 99th season including the American premiere of the tender coming-of-age musical adapted from the 1975 Academy-Award-nominated and Golden-Globe-Award-winning film Lies My Father Told, November 10 through December 15, and the return by popular demand of The Megile Of Itzik Manger, March 2 through 16. (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen to Release New Album Every Month thru 2013; to Play Oct-Nov in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2013

While we anticipate what Avi Fox-Rosen has up his musical sleeve with next month's theme in his 'EP-a-month project for 2013,' this prolific Brooklyn singer-songwriter takes that same concept of fervent frequency to performing live. (more...)

AVI FOX-ROSEN to Play Pete's Candy Store, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

Hot on the heels of 'Good and Evil,' the September installment of his EP-a-month project for 2013, Brooklyn singer-songwriter Avi Fox-Rosen will be performing live with his trio at Pete's Candy Store in Williamsburg today, September 12th, at 9pm. (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen to Play Pete's Candy Store Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

Hot on the heels of 'Good and Evil,' the September installment of his EP-a-month project for 2013, Brooklyn singer-songwriter Avi Fox-Rosen will be performing live with his trio at Pete's Candy Store in Williamsburg tonight, September 12th, at 9pm. (more...)

National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene Announces 99th Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2013

National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene, Executive Director Bryna Wasserman and Artistic Director Zalmen Mlotek, will present a multitude of theater and music events for its 99th season including the American premiere of the tender coming-of-age musical adapted from the 1975 Academy-Award-nominated and Golden-Globe-Award-winning film Lies My Father Told, November 10 through December 15, and the return by popular demand of The Megile Of Itzik Manger, March 2 through 16. (more...)

Avi Fox-Rosen to Play Barbes in Slope Park, 8/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2013

Hot on the heels of 'Under the Covers,' the August installment of his EP-a-month project for 2013, Brooklyn singer-songwriter Avi Fox-Rosen will be performing live with his trio at Barbes in Park Slope on Tuesday, August 13th, at 7pm. (more...)

Mira Awad Set for 5 Metropolitan Room Performances, Begin. 6/4
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2013

Mira Awad, a stage and television star in Israel, and an internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter returns to the Metropolitan Room for five special nights! (more...)

Mira Awad Performs ARABIC FUSION in Prime Time at The Metropolitan Room, 6/4-6/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2013

The internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter Mira Awad is joined by three special guests during her week long engagement at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street starting next Tuesday June 4. On Wednesday June 5, Awad welcomes from Israel the singer-songwriter David Broza; on Thursday June 6, the New York-based percussionist Shane Shanahan joins Awad, and on Friday June 7, Ernie Hammes, the trumpeter from Luxembourg, makes a special appearance. Appearing with Awad throughout the week is guitarist Avi Fox-Rosen. All shows through Today June 8 are at 7pm. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Mira Awad Brings ARABIC FUSION to Metropolitan Room
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 5, 2013

The internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter Mira Awad is joined by three special guests during her week long engagement at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street starting next Tuesday June 4. On Wednesday June 5, Awad welcomes from Israel the singer-songwriter David Broza; on Thursday June 6, the New York-based percussionist Shane Shanahan joins Awad, and on Friday June 7, Ernie Hammes, the trumpeter from Luxembourg, makes a special appearance. Appearing with Awad throughout the week is guitarist Avi Fox-Rosen. All shows through Saturday June 8 are at 7pm. Check out photos from the concert below! (more...)

Mira Awad Performs ARABIC FUSION in Prime Time at The Metropolitan Room, Now thru 6/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2013

The internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter Mira Awad is joined by three special guests during her week long engagement at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street starting tongiht, June 4. (more...)

Mira Awad Begins Metropolitan Room Engagement Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2013

Mira Awad, a stage and television star in Israel, and an internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter returns to the Metropolitan Room for five special nights, tonight, June 4-8! (more...)

Mira Awad Performs ARABIC FUSION in Prime Time at The Metropolitan Room, 6/4-6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2013

The internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter Mira Awad is joined by three special guests during her week long engagement at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street starting next Tuesday June 4. On Wednesday June 5, Awad welcomes from Israel the singer-songwriter David Broza; on Thursday June 6, the New York-based percussionist Shane Shanahan joins Awad, and on Friday June 7, Ernie Hammes, the trumpeter from Luxembourg, makes a special appearance. Appearing with Awad throughout the week is guitarist Avi Fox-Rosen. All shows through Saturday June 8 are at 7pm. (more...)

Mira Awad Set for 5 Metropolitan Room Performances, Begin. 6/4
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2013

Mira Awad, a stage and television star in Israel, and an internationally acclaimed Arab-Israeli singer/songwriter returns to the Metropolitan Room for five special nights! (more...)

New York Cleans Up Its Act with First-Ever World Toilet Day 11/19
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2010

World Toilet Day seeks to raise awareness for the 40% of the world population that lives without adequate sanitation with "The Big Squat", an event hosted by The POOP Project on Friday, November 19th on Manhattan's Lower East Side. (more...)

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