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Julia Furlan

WNYC Culture Producer

Julia Furlan appears in the following:

A Vintage Carousel Spins in Brooklyn

Thursday, September 15, 2011

A newly restored vintage carousel featuring hand-carved horses and chariots is set to make its debut in its new Brooklyn home overlooking the East River on Friday.

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Gig Alert: Susmit Sen

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Susmit Sen, the guitarist for the Indian fusion-rock band Indian Ocean, plays solo on Wednesday at Drom in the East Village.

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Gig Alert: John Ellis

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Brooklyn-based saxophonist John Ellis brings the sounds of New Orleans to the Jazz Standard on Tuesday. Download "Lonnie" here.

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Re-Imagining NYC at the Urban Design Week Festival

Monday, September 12, 2011

Could ziplines crossing the East River or a new concept for the MTA be in New York City's future? The Institute of Urban Design's first-ever Urban Design Week Festival says, "Perhaps."

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Despite 10th Anniversary of 9/11, Fashion Week Marches On

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

The tenth anniversary of 9/11 will be on the minds of many New Yorkers this weekend. But fashionistas, designers and labels will have their eyes on the Lincoln Center runways for New York's annual Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, which runs from Thursday through Sept. 15.

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Gig Alert: Ana Egge

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Folk singer Ana Egge sings the heartfelt songs from her seventh album, Bad Blood, at The Living Room on Wednesday night.

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Ulster County Artists Join Forces After Irene

Friday, September 02, 2011

As tree limbs are cleared from the streets and sump pumps growl in New York City basements, tight-knit artist communities upstate are coming together to cope with the damage from Tropical Storm Irene.

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Gig Alert: Matt Savage Trio

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

At 19, jazz prodigy Matt Savage is at work on his ninth album, which includes a five-part tribute to New York City. Download "Big Apple Blues" for free here, or check him out at the Iridium jazz club Wednesday night.

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Gig Alert: Plushgun

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The synth-pop group Plushgun is back in the neighborhood that started it all -- at the Williamsburg Knitting Factory with sweet hooks and clever lyrics. Download "Just Impolite" for free here.

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The Truth, in Many Languages, Comes to Governor's Island

Thursday, August 25, 2011

The gallery of Building 110 will be overtaken with silver balloons filled with a mixture of helium and air on which visitors will be encouraged to complete the phrase "The Truth is..." using Sharpie markers.

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Gig Alert: Tibaguí

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

This Wednesday, the quartet Tibaguí brings the sounds of the Andes mixed with jazz to Terraza 7 in Elmhurst, Queens. Head over there and grab a hammock or download the track "Algo Más Melódico" here for free.

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'Twitter Watch' Aggregates Tweets from Broadway Insiders

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

For Broadway fans interested in what's happening behind the red velvet curtain, waiting at the stage door may no longer be necessary. Through its new feature "Twitter Watch," the Web site Broadway World has aggregated the tweets of 100 theater stars, producers and critics who are active on Twitter.

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Gig Alert: Jones Street Station

Monday, August 22, 2011

Tuesday night, Jones Street Station brings Americana-infused harmonies and instruments small and large to Brooklyn Bowl.

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Gig Alert: Bebel Gilberto

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Bebel Gilberto brings the techno-tinged vibes of lovely Brazilian bossa nova to City Winery every Wednesday in August. Download "All in One" here.

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Gig Alert: Little Dragon

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

The Swedish synth-pop band Little Dragon plays the Music Hall of Williamsburg on Tuesday night. Download "Nightlight" here for free.

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16 Contestants Fight to Win American Beatbox Championships

Friday, August 12, 2011

The 16 contestants in the second annual American Beatbox Championships take the stage on Sunday, armed with their voices and some microphones. Check out some images from the first-ever competition and open your ears.

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FringeNYC: Five Questions for Playwright Sorrel Barnard

Friday, August 12, 2011

The 15th annual New York City Fringe Festival begins on Friday. To mark the date, WNYC asked five playwrights and alumni of the FringeNYC five questions about what it's like to be a part of the fest.

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FringeNYC: Five Questions for Playwright Arlene Hutton

Friday, August 12, 2011

The 15th annual New York City Fringe Festival begins on Friday. To mark the date, WNYC asked five playwrights and alumni of the FringeNYC five questions about what it's like to be a part of the fest.

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Manhattan Children's Museum Gets Funding for 'Muslim Worlds' Exhibit

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Kids will get a hands-on look at mosaics, literature, calligraphy and other pieces of the "Muslim World" thanks to a $40,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities that went to the Children's Museum of Manhattan.

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FringeNYC: Five Questions for Playwright 'Rie Shontel

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The 15th annual New York City Fringe Festival begins on Friday. To mark the date, WNYC asked five playwrights and alumni of the FringeNYC five questions about what it's like to be a part of the fest.

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