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2010 Moby Awards

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Tonight in Manhattan,  the best and worst book trailers produced in the last year will be honored at the first annual Moby Awards.

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Obie Awards: Top 5 Things to Know About Annie Baker

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

29-year-old playwright Annie Baker was the big winner at Monday's Obie Awards, which honor the best of Off-Broadway. 

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Theatre For One

Friday, May 14, 2010

No more tickets at TKTS?  Not to fear.  Visitors heading to Times Square to see a show can now be a part of one.

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Actors: A World Without 'Law & Order'?

Friday, May 14, 2010

NBC announced this morning that television and New York institution Law & Order has been cancelled. Actors, tell us what this means for you.

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A Sea Of Clothing And Heartbeats Fill The Armory

Friday, May 14, 2010

Christian Boltanski's new exhibit No Man's Land makes the cavernous space inside the Park Avenue Armory feel more like stoop sale than a drill hall. Watch the video.

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Art That Can Do Some Damage

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

"Walk the Walk," a public art performance piece created by 34-year-old Kate Gilmore, features a group of women in high-heeled beige shoes, bright yellow dresses, and, on chilly days, bright red sweaters, walking, stomping, and shuffling around each other on an eight-foot-high platform by Bryant Park.

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'The Kid' Opens Off-Broadway

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

From centaur fetishists to adults who pretend to be babies, sex advice columnist  Dan Savage has heard just about everything about people's private lives.

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Surveillance Art

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

In Madison Square Park, four large screen monitors ring the tables where Shake Shack customers stop to eat their burgers and fries. And they appear to be watching you.

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Top 5 Plays about Art and Artists

Monday, May 10, 2010

Arguing over aesthetics can make for good drama. Painters from Vermeer to Pollock have been subjects of biopics. Both Stephen Sondheim's Sunday in the Park with George (selection of which are featured in Sondheim on Sondheim) and Art by Yasmina Reza reaped Tony Awards, and a number of current plays are trying to repeat their success.

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Apollo Theater Unveils Walk of Fame on 125th Street

Monday, May 10, 2010

Harlem music legends are honored on 125th with commemorative plaques. Janaya Williams reports.

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Art You Can Actually Afford

Friday, May 07, 2010

The Affordable Art Fair opens in New York today, giving wannabe art-collectors a chance to take part in the action without dropping as much cash. Read more.

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High Fashion In Brooklyn

Friday, May 07, 2010

The Brooklyn Museum just cleaned its closet and found lots of couture. A new exhibit is now open at the Brooklyn Museum. Watch the video.

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Scene Brooklyn: 2010 BAC Film Festival

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Scene: Brooklyn is a film festival exclusively devoted to Brooklyn filmmakers.

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Arab American Comedy Festival Opens

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

The Times Square bomb attempt will not be a focus of the jokes at this year's Arab American Comedy Festival.

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Animal Collective and Danny Perez's "Oddsac"

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Animal Collective partnered with video artist Danny Perez to release a "visual album," Oddsac. 

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2010 Tony Nominations Announced

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

The panel of twenty-seven theater professionals met last night on West 47th Street to decide this year’s nominees for the Tony Awards, which honor the best of Broadway in the past year.

Listen to what drama critics Elisabeth Vincentelli and Adam Feldman had to say about this year's picks.

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Times Square Returns To Its Normal Crazy Self, Despite Bomb Scare

Monday, May 03, 2010

The shows never stopped on Broadway. The tourists still love the city. And what will become of that Times Square design contest? Find out more.

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Top 5 Shows (at least partially) in Drag

Monday, May 03, 2010

Whether it’s cross-dressing, drag, or transgender characters, the New York stage has welcomed all kinds of gender ambiguity. Of course the theater has blurred lines between the sexes even before Shakespeare cast men as his female leads.

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Walk In The Park With Emily Dickinson

Thursday, April 29, 2010

The poet had a way with words, and a killer green thumb. In honor of her passion for plants and poetry, the New York Botanical Garden just opened a new exhibit. Watch the video.

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City Seeks Times Square Plaza Designs – So Does WNYC

Thursday, April 29, 2010

We’d like to know what YOU think should define the pavement on the new Broadway Plazas. Share your ideas here.

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