NYC City Life

Thing to Do Around NYC: July 22–29

In this photo of Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, people dance to live music at the Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governors Island in New York Harbor. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
In this photo of Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, people dance to live music at the Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governors Island in New York Harbor. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

COMMUNITY EVENTS NEW IN MANHATTAN Summer SingsAug. 3, 17, & 24, 7 p.m.316 E. 88th St.The public is invited to sing and socialize with members...




  • Anrea Day will be performing at the OZY Fusion Fest on July 23. (Bennett Raglin/Getty Images)

    Thing to Do Around NYC: July 15–21

    COMMUNITY EVENTS NEW IN MANHATTAN Falun Dafa (Falun Gong) ExercisesMondays, 11 a.m.–noon, through July 25 Columbus Library, 742 10th Ave.A class of five exercises including... Read more

  • Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684–1721) The Portal of Valenciennes, ca. 1710–11 Oil on canvas 12 3/4 x 16 inches The Frick Collection; purchased with funds from the bequest of Arthemise Redpath, 1991 Photo: Michael Bodycomb

    Jean-Antoine Watteau’s Other Worlds

    NEW YORK—Rococo painter Jean-Antoine Watteau (1684–1721) is best known for his “fêtes galantes” (lively, gallant party) scenes. His numerous depictions of the aristocracy enjoying themselves... Read more

  • Attorney Phil Castaldi at a race and at work. (Laura Cooksey for Epoch Times, Benjamin Chasteen/Epoch Times

    NYC Personal Injury Attorney Defies the Ambulance Chasing Stigma

    NEW YORK—Personal injury attorneys have long been stigmatized as low life bottom feeders waiting to profit off of someone else’s misfortune. Despite the long-lived stereotype... Read more

  • Eurydice (Nabiyah Be) and Orpheus (Damon Daunno) in the new folk opera, “Hadestown,” inspired by the Greek myth of poet who journeys to hell to retrieve his beloved. (Joan Marcus)

    Theater Review: ‘Hadestown’

    NEW YORK—The New York Theatre Workshop has a winner with Anaïs Mitchell’s absolutely brilliant folk opera “Hadestown.” This immersive musical experience combines Greek mythology and... Read more

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    Honoring the Women of Jazz

    Except for female vocalists, jazz has traditionally been dominated by men. Among instrumentalists, the early breakthroughs have mostly been by women pianists, such as Mary... Read more

  • Savannah Tate Cuff was awarded the $10,000 Grand Prize of the Grand Central Atelier's Figure Drawing Competition at the Eleventh Street Arts gallery in Long Island City, New York on July 6, 2016. (Benjamin Chasten/Epoch Times)

    Grand Central Atelier Celebrates Winners of Figure Drawing Competition

    NEW YORK—Eleven artists drew the same model in the same studio together for 40 hours over five days, with $10,000 on the line for the... Read more

  • NEW YORK, NY - JULY 07:  Guided By Voices onstage at 2012 CBGB Festival At SummerStage In Central Park on July 7, 2012 in New York City.  (Jason Kempin/Getty Images for CBGB Festival)

    Thing to Do Around NYC: July 8–14

    COMMUNITY EVENTS NEW IN MANHATTAN Falun Dafa (Falun Gong) ExercisesMondays, 11 a.m.–noon, through July 25 (skipping July 4)Columbus Library, 742 10th Ave.A class of five... Read more

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    Film Review: ‘Our Little Sister’

    Only Japanese cinema could produce such an effortlessly uplifting film about a fractured family. The three Koda sisters have long been estranged from their prodigal... Read more

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    Film Review: Naomi Kawase’s ‘Sweet Bean’

    Dorayaki is the favorite sweet treat of manga character Doraemon. Consisting of two pancakes stuffed with sweet bean paste (“an”), they resemble large Macarons (which... Read more

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    Film Review: ‘Under the Sun’

    Lee Zin-mi really is a sweet little girl, but that is about the only true thing about the propaganda film she was supposed to star... Read more

  • Eubie Blake (Brandon Victor Dixon, on far left) and diva Lottie Gee (Audra McDonald), in "Shuffle Along or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed." (Julieta Cervantes)

    Theater Review: ‘Shuffle Along, or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed’

    NEW YORK—When telling a story for entertainment purposes, defining and limiting the story is crucial. Sadly, George C. Wolfe, book writer and director of “Shuffle... Read more

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    The Blooming Market for Liquid Emotion

    NEW YORK—Liquid emotion is how industry critic and author Michael Edwards describes fragrance. And there has never been a better time to go shopping for... Read more

  • NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 23: Commuters pass through Grand Central Terminal on January 23, 2016 in New York City. (Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

    Thing to Do Around NYC: July 1–7

    COMMUNITY EVENTS NEW IN MANHATTAN Falun Dafa (Falun Gong) ExercisesMondays 11 a.m.–noon, through July 25 (skipping July 4)Columbus Library, 742 10th Ave.A class of five... Read more

  • Journalist Erika (Jocelyn Kuritsky) tries to get at the story of a fraternity gang rape endured by Ashley (Lexi Lapp), in “Stet.” (Ben Strothmann)

    Theater Review: ‘Stet’

    NEW YORK—”Stet” is a play about sexual misconduct in colleges and the handling of such reports by journalists; also, the efficacy or failure of investigations... Read more

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ALL PICTURES SUPPLIED TO THE STEPHEN JOSEPH THEATRE FOR USE IN PRESS,PUBLICITY FOR THIS PRODUCTION AND FOR USE ON ALL IN HOUSE PUBLICATIONS AND WEBSITES.

Emma Manton as Paula, Richard Stacey as Harry, Elizabeth Boag as Bernice  in Confusions written and directed by Alan Ayckbourn 
at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough from  9th July - 26th September.

    Theater Review: ‘Confusions’

        by JUDD HOLLANDER NEW YORK—Playwright Alan Ayckbourn is at his best when commenting on social situations, as proven in a delightful revival of... Read more

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    International Nonprofit Unveils New Flying Eye Hospital

    NEWARK—International nonprofit Orbis recently hosted private tours of its third generation Flying Eye Hospital, a former MD10 cargo plane that has been transformed into a... Read more


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