The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual PURIM Gala Raised More Than $375,000 The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual PURIM Gala Raised More Than $375,000
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2019

On Thursday, March 14, 2019, the 14th Street Y hosted its 2019 PURIM Gala at Cipriani  25 Broadway, NYC, raising more than ever before-over $375,000 and counting. The 14th Street Y honored the Union Square Partnership and its Executive Director, Jennifer Falk, as the recipient of the 14th Street Y Community Builder Award.  (more...)

The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual Purim Gala Honors The Union Square Partnership And Executive Director Jennifer Falk The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual Purim Gala Honors The Union Square Partnership And Executive Director Jennifer Falk
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

The 14th Street Y will host its 2019 PURIM Gala today, March 14, 2019 at 6pm at Cipriani 25 Broadway. The 14th Street Y will honor the Union Square Partnership and its Executive Director, Jennifer Falk, as the recipient of the 14th Street Y Community Builder Award. (more...)

The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual Purim Gala Honors The Union Square Partnership And Executive Director Jennifer Falk The 14th Street Y 2019 Annual Purim Gala Honors The Union Square Partnership And Executive Director Jennifer Falk
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

The 14th Street Y will host its 2019 PURIM Gala on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 6pm at Cipriani 25 Broadway. The 14th Street Y will honor the Union Square Partnership and its Executive Director, Jennifer Falk, as the recipient of the 14th Street Y Community Builder Award. (more...)

Cynthia-Reeves to Display Lionel Smit's MORPHOUS Exhibit, 6/13
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2016

CYNTHIA-REEVES, in collaboration with NYC Parks, the Union Square Partnership, and Art Miami / Art New York, presents MORPHOUS, a bronze sculpture by South African artist Lionel Smit, to be installed in Union Square from June 13, 2016 through April 30, 2017. A ribbon cutting ceremony and artist reception will be held at the sculpture on Tuesday, June 14 from 5:30 - 6:30pm at the sculpture.  The artist will be present, along with representatives from NYC Parks and CYNTHIA-REEVES.  Please join us for a meet and greet and celebration of the sculpture's installation. This will be the artist's first public art installation in the United States, and will be complemented by an exhibition of his work at CYNTHIA-REEVES' gallery venue on the campus of MASS MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts July 30 - September 25. L (more...)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Appear in Celebrate Israel Parade This June
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

New this year, cast members from the Broadway production of Fiddler on the Roof will ride a specially designed float up Fifth Avenue, singing some of the most recognizable songs from the musical and performing live for the TV audience from the Grand Stand area. (more...)

THINK BIG Sculpture by Jim Rennert Arrives in New York's Union Square Park Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

NYC Parks and Cavalier Gallery, in cooperation with the Union Square Partnership, are pleased to reveal THINK BIG by artist Jim Rennert, in New York City's Union Square Park. Located at the park's south eastern triangle, Jim Rennert's heroic, monumental bronze sculpture will be on view June through October 2014. (more...)

Jim Rennert's Think Big Sculpture to Arrive in Union Square on 6/6
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

NYC Parks and Cavalier Gallery, in cooperation with the Union Square Partnership, are pleased to reveal THINK BIG by artist Jim Rennert, in New York City's Union Square Park. Located at the park's south eastern triangle, Jim Rennert's heroic, monumental bronze sculpture will be on view June through October 2014. (more...)

THINK BIG Sculpture by Jim Rennert to Arrive in New York's Union Square Park, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2014

NYC Parks and Cavalier Gallery, in cooperation with the Union Square Partnership, are pleased to reveal THINK BIG by artist Jim Rennert, in New York City's Union Square Park. Located at the park's south eastern triangle, Jim Rennert's heroic, monumental bronze sculpture will be on view June through October 2014. (more...)

Union Square Holiday Market to Open 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2013

UrbanSpace and the Union Square Partnership are thrilled to welcome back more than 150 small businesses to the Union Square Holiday Market. A New York institution for almost two decades, the market attracts more than one million visitors from the United States and abroad each year. Famous for its distinctive red and white tents and joyful atmosphere, shoppers flock to Union Square in search of superior products, unparalleled local cuisine and a quintessential New York experience. (more...)

City Selects New Operator For Seasonal Cafe In Union Square
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2011

Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe today announced the selection of the City Farm Cafe as the new operator of a seasonal cafe in Union Square Park, managed by O-V Hospitality Group, LLC ("O-V"), a New York-based restaurant management firm. (more...)

Summer In The Square Shows A Taste of Broadway 7/10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2008

TheaterMania.com, a leading source for theater information and tickets nationwide, along with the Union Square Partnership, are proud to present Summer in The Square 2008, a free weekly event offering superb entertainment every Thursday afternoon beginning July 3rd through August 14th on Union Square Park's South Plaza. Each week, onstage in the south plaza of Union Square, there will be family programming at 12:30p.m., yoga at 3:00p.m. and music at 5:30p.m. Thursday, July 10th (5:30p.m.) is gearing up to be an evening of top-quality entertainment as Broadway at Birdland personality, Jim Caruso, plays host as TheaterMania.com presents An Off-Broadway Review, which will showcase some of Off-Broadway's most elite talent. Acts already confirmed to take part include cast of the hit comedy musical, Altar Boyz, as well as cast from the award winning Off-Broadway revival of The Fantasticks, performers from the HipHop Theater Festival, and Noche Flamenca. Also scheduled for a special appearance are Blue Man Group, known for their wildly popular theatrical shows and concerts which combine music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment. For further information on TheaterMania.com's July 10th Off-Broadway Review concert, please visit www.theatermania.com. 'TheaterMania.com is pleased to sponsor Summer in the Square,' said Gretchen Shugart, CEO, TheaterMania.com. 'We hope that residents and visitors alike will come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer to celebrate the season with us. The entertainment line-up and the neighborhood are truly special.' 'Summer in the Square showcases the radiance of Union Square Park and this year promises to be our best line-up ever with increased kids' programming, restorative yoga, and a host of musical performances,' said Jennifer Falk, Executive Director, Union Square Partnership. 'Our partnership with TheaterMania.com and our many other sponsors allows us to provide a wide array of programming free to the public, offering something for everyone to enjoy.' For nearly a decade, TheaterMania.com has set the standard in offering the most comprehensive theater and live-event listings on the web and has become recognized by patrons and producers alike as a driving force in bringing performing arts to the masses. Theatermania.com prides itself on offering the most comprehensive listings, news, reviews, interviews, video content and online ticketing for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and live entertainment nationwide. TheaterMania.com provides listings and editorial coverage for over 40 markets and widely distributes free email newsletters and special offers to its subscribers. Whether it's purchasing tickets, or getting the latest in theater and celebrity news, reviews, video or exclusive invites to insider Broadway events, TheaterMania.com is your one-stop-site for all things theater. -ENDS- About the Union Square Partnership: The Union Square Partnership is a community-based, nonprofit organization working to foster the best possible metropolitan neighborhood for its residents, businesses, property owners and employers. USP is comprised of a Local Development Corporation and New York City's first Business Improvement District, two organizations that have served as catalysts behind the area's transformation. For more information, please visit www.unionsquarenyc.org. TheaterMania.com, along with the Union Square Partnership, are proud to present Summer in The Square 2008, a free weekly event offering superb entertainment every Thursday afternoon beginning July 3rd through August 14th on Union Square Park's South Plaza. Each week, onstage in the south plaza of Union Square, there will be family programming at 12:30p.m., yoga at 3:00p.m. and music at 5:30p.m. (more...)

Summer In The Square Shows A Taste of Broadway 7/10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2008

TheaterMania.com, a leading source for theater information and tickets nationwide, along with the Union Square Partnership, are proud to present Summer in The Square 2008, a free weekly event offering superb entertainment every Thursday afternoon beginning July 3rd through August 14th on Union Square Park's South Plaza. Each week, onstage in the south plaza of Union Square, there will be family programming at 12:30p.m., yoga at 3:00p.m. and music at 5:30p.m. Thursday, July 10th (5:30p.m.) is gearing up to be an evening of top-quality entertainment as Broadway at Birdland personality, Jim Caruso, plays host as TheaterMania.com presents An Off-Broadway Review, which will showcase some of Off-Broadway's most elite talent. Acts already confirmed to take part include cast of the hit comedy musical, Altar Boyz, as well as cast from the award winning Off-Broadway revival of The Fantasticks, performers from the HipHop Theater Festival, and Noche Flamenca. Also scheduled for a special appearance are Blue Man Group, known for their wildly popular theatrical shows and concerts which combine music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment. For further information on TheaterMania.com's July 10th Off-Broadway Review concert, please visit www.theatermania.com. 'TheaterMania.com is pleased to sponsor Summer in the Square,' said Gretchen Shugart, CEO, TheaterMania.com. 'We hope that residents and visitors alike will come out to Union Square Park every Thursday this summer to celebrate the season with us. The entertainment line-up and the neighborhood are truly special.' 'Summer in the Square showcases the radiance of Union Square Park and this year promises to be our best line-up ever with increased kids' programming, restorative yoga, and a host of musical performances,' said Jennifer Falk, Executive Director, Union Square Partnership. 'Our partnership with TheaterMania.com and our many other sponsors allows us to provide a wide array of programming free to the public, offering something for everyone to enjoy.' For nearly a decade, TheaterMania.com has set the standard in offering the most comprehensive theater and live-event listings on the web and has become recognized by patrons and producers alike as a driving force in bringing performing arts to the masses. Theatermania.com prides itself on offering the most comprehensive listings, news, reviews, interviews, video content and online ticketing for Broadway, Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and live entertainment nationwide. TheaterMania.com provides listings and editorial coverage for over 40 markets and widely distributes free email newsletters and special offers to its subscribers. Whether it's purchasing tickets, or getting the latest in theater and celebrity news, reviews, video or exclusive invites to insider Broadway events, TheaterMania.com is your one-stop-site for all things theater. -ENDS- About the Union Square Partnership: The Union Square Partnership is a community-based, nonprofit organization working to foster the best possible metropolitan neighborhood for its residents, businesses, property owners and employers. USP is comprised of a Local Development Corporation and New York City's first Business Improvement District, two organizations that have served as catalysts behind the area's transformation. For more information, please visit www.unionsquarenyc.org. TheaterMania.com, along with the Union Square Partnership, are proud to present Summer in The Square 2008, a free weekly event offering superb entertainment every Thursday afternoon beginning July 3rd through August 14th on Union Square Park's South Plaza. Each week, onstage in the south plaza of Union Square, there will be family programming at 12:30p.m., yoga at 3:00p.m. and music at 5:30p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: Off-Bway in Union Square Dec.21
by BWW - Dec 29, 2007

On Friday, December 21, cast members from the off-Broadway productions of Celia, Jump, My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm In Therapy! and Wanda's World presented the final outdoor concert in a series of four fantastic Fridays of Off-Broadway performances at the Holiday Market in Union Square. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Off-Bway in Union Square 12/14
by BWW - Dec 17, 2007

Cast members from Are You Havin' Any Fun?, I Love Your You're Perfect Now Change and My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm In Therapy!, presented the third in a series of four fantastic Fridays of Off-Broadway performances at the Holiday Market in Union Square on Friday, December 14 (more...)