Photo Coverage: Tony & Oscar Winner Catherine Martin Honored at Gold Coast GalaPhoto Coverage: Tony & Oscar Winner Catherine Martin Honored at Gold Coast Gala
by Stephen Sorokoff - Nov 4, 2014

The Gold Coast International Film Festival began its seven-day run on Nov. 3rd. It will feature more than 40 short films, art films foreign films and appearances by filmmakers. In just its fourth year, the festival has grown so large and so popular that it will need theaters in Great Neck, Manhasset, Roslyn and Port Washington to accommodate all of the screenings and doings. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Ervin Drake Honored by Gold Coast Arts Center and Landmark on Main StreetPhoto Coverage: Ervin Drake Honored by Gold Coast Arts Center and Landmark on Main Street
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 28, 2014

Last night more than a dozen musical theater and cabaret stars celebrated the remarkable musical career of Ervin Drake in a special concert to benefit The Gold Coast Arts Center and Landmark on Main Street, two non-profit cultural gems located on the North Shore of Long Island. (more...)

Long Island's 2012 Gold Coast International Film Festival Presents Jewish and Israeli Themed Program, 10/22-28Long Island's 2012 Gold Coast International Film Festival Presents Jewish and Israeli Themed Program, 10/22-28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2012

The Second Annual Gold Coast International Film Festival presented by the Great Neck Arts Center, with the Town of North Hempstead as Founding Sponsor, will present three new films telling captivating stories with Jewish themes come to Long Island audiences before their national release to American audiences. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Edward Burns Honored at Gold Coast International Film Festival
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 26, 2012

Edward Burns Actor/Director and Long Island native was honored with the 2012 Artist of Distinction Award for achievement in film by the Gold Coast International Film Festival last night. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Gold Coast International Film Festival Celebrates WEST SIDE STORYPhoto Coverage: Gold Coast International Film Festival Celebrates WEST SIDE STORY
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 24, 2012

The Gold Coast International Film Festival held a reception and screening of the original West Side Story last night at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway. (more...)

Long Island's 2012 Gold Coast International Film Festival Presents Jewish and Israeli Themed Program, Now thru 10/28
by Movies News Desk - Oct 22, 2012

The Second Annual Gold Coast International Film Festival presented by the Great Neck Arts Center, with the Town of North Hempstead as Founding Sponsor, will present three new films telling captivating stories with Jewish themes come to Long Island audiences before their national release to American audiences. (more...)

Long Island's 2012 Gold Coast International Film Festival Presents Jewish and Israeli Themed Program, 10/22-28
by Movies News Desk - Oct 10, 2012

The Second Annual Gold Coast International Film Festival presented by the Great Neck Arts Center, with the Town of North Hempstead as Founding Sponsor, will present three new films telling captivating stories with Jewish themes come to Long Island audiences before their national release to American audiences. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Bruce Dern at Gold Coast International FIlm Festival
by Movies News Desk - Jun 2, 2011

Ever want to hear a story about Alfred Hitchcock, Roger Corman, Jack Hill, Hal Ashby, Jack Nicholson, Douglas Trumbull, Francis Ford Coppola, Bob Rafelson, Sydney Pollack, Clint Eastwood, John Wayne, Charlize Theron, Peter Fonda, Tom Hanks straight from the source? (more...)

THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE Stars Attend Gold Coast Film FestTHE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE Stars Attend Gold Coast Film Fest
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2011

Actors Bill Connington, Juliette Bennett, and Anthony Haden-Guest, stars of the short film THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE, attended "Isabella Rossellini: An Evening of Screenings and Conversation" on May 9 at the NYIT Theater, directly across from Lincoln Center, on Manhattan's Upper West Side. (more...)

Photo Coverage: ISABELLA ROSSELLINI at The Gold Coast International Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - May 11, 2011

The Gold Coast International Film Festival and New York Institue of Technology presented An Evening of Screenings & Conversation. A Special Pre-Festival event. The evening featured screenings of Ms. Rossellini's short films: 'My Dad is 100 Years Old' and 'Animals Distract Me'. There was a post-screening Q&A with the actress. David Schwartz, Chief Curator, Museum of Moving Image was moderator. (more...)

Isabelli Rossilini Hosts Pre-Gold Coast Film Festival Event
by Movies News Desk - May 10, 2011

Actors Bill Connington, Juliette Bennett, and Anthony Haden-Guest, stars of the short film THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE, attended 'Isabella Rossellini: An Evening of Screenings and Conversation' on May 9 at the NYIT Theater, directly across from Lincoln Center, on Manhattan's Upper West Side. It was a special pre-festival event of the Gold Coast International Film Festival. THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE will be premiered at the new festival, the week of June 1, on Long Island's Gold Coast. (www.goldcoastfilmfestival.org) (more...)

THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE Stars Attend Gold Coast Film FestTHE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE Stars Attend Gold Coast Film Fest
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2011

Actors Bill Connington, Juliette Bennett, and Anthony Haden-Guest, stars of the short film THE THORNHILLS OF PARK AVENUE, attended "Isabella Rossellini: An Evening of Screenings and Conversation" on May 9 at the NYIT Theater, directly across from Lincoln Center, on Manhattan's Upper West Side. (more...)

Great Neck Arts Center Hosts Annual Gala Fundraiser Honoring Kelli O'HaraGreat Neck Arts Center Hosts Annual Gala Fundraiser Honoring Kelli O'Hara
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2008

Celebrating its 15th anniversary, the Great Neck Arts Center (GNAC) hosts its annual gala fundraiser, 'Stars of Broadway,' on Monday November 10, at The Tilles Center at the C.W. Post campus of Long Island University. The event -- which includes a VIP cocktail reception, dinner and show will generate support for GNAC's flourishing arts programs that serve thousands of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens residents each month. (more...)

Great Neck Arts Center Hosts Annual Gala Fundraiser Honoring Kelli O'Hara
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2008

Celebrating its 15th anniversary, the Great Neck Arts Center (GNAC) hosts its annual gala fundraiser, 'Stars of Broadway,' on Monday November 10, at The Tilles Center at the C.W. Post campus of Long Island University. The event -- which includes a VIP cocktail reception, dinner and show will generate support for GNAC's flourishing arts programs that serve thousands of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens residents each month. (more...)