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Samantha Stark

Samantha Stark appears in the following:

Comic Duo Skinny Bitch Jesus Meeting Return to Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

WNYC

The largest arts festival in the world is the biggest it has ever been this year, and some skinny, bitchy New Yorkers are in on the action.

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Authors and (Very) Young Writers Convene at Camp

Friday, August 06, 2010

"Quagmire!" "Flabbergasted!" “ Doldrums!"

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Watching Paint Dry: Times Square Street Mural Almost Complete

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

WNYC

Times Square's got the blues. Artist Molly Dilworth's "Cool Water, Hot Island" river-like street treatment was unveiled by city officials today, who hope the public art will lend a sense of permanence to Times Square's pedestrian plazas.

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Starbox: A Mystery Star...in a Box

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

WNYC

About 150 people gathered recently for a little face time with a mystery celebrity inside an 8x8 mirrored, Mylar box.

It was the first of four Friday performances of Starbox, the brainchild of experimental theater troupe Art.Party.Theater.Company.

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Morbid Ink: Memorial Tattoos

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

WNYC

Names, dates, angels, praying hands, and footprints: the design on that woman's arm could be more than just a tattoo. It might be a living memorial to someone she loved.

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Getting High at The New Museum: Brion Gysin's Dream Machine

Monday, July 19, 2010

NPR

Brion Gysin's Dream Machine is a sculpture that, when seen with closed eyes, is meant to draw the viewer into a "trance-like, hallucinatory state."

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Hong Kong Dragon Boat Wakes Up in Queens

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

WNYC

Moments before the sky opened up to a sticky summer storm, a dry wooden dragon appeared in Kew Gardens. Traditional lion dancers performed on the concrete as Buddhist monks blessed the dragonhead, which happened to be attached to a one-ton wooden boat.

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Theatrical Bellydance Conference Sways Through the City

Friday, July 09, 2010

WNYC

Bellies up! New York's first large-scale bellydancing conference pops its hips on the Lower East Side this weekend.

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Stickball Hall of Fame: Neither a Hall, nor Famous (Yet)

Friday, July 09, 2010

WNYC

The 60-year-old president of New York City's Stickball Hall of Fame waxes poetic about his favorite street game in this video.

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Lord of the Flies Author Revealed

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

WNYC

A new biography of the writer gets us digging for a rare interview from WNYC.

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SpilLover: Balancing Oil in Times Square

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

WNYC

When oil started gushing in the Gulf, Brooklynite Josephine Decker felt overwhelmed. She wanted to do something to call attention to the spill and start conversations about conserving oil. So she got a group of dancers together, dressed them in white, and had them balance small buckets of oil-like liquid ...

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Gay Pride Parades through New York City

Monday, June 28, 2010

WNYC

Pride parade revelers scream, cry, and weigh-in on Civil Rights. Then they scream some more.

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LGBTQ Youth Celebrate Pride with Honors

Friday, June 25, 2010

It's Gay Pride month in New York, and some of the city's LGBTQ youth celebrated with a ceremony of their own at the Hetrick-Martin Institute's annual Dameon Awards ceremony.

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Pianist Envy

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Above the shrieks of dancing teenagers and the rumble of passing buses, Manuel Vega played the piano at Fordham Plaza in the Bronx. He's not a concert pianist. He's just a regular guy who happened to see a piano on the sidewalk.

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The World Cup...of Fencing?

Friday, June 18, 2010

WNYC

Sick of soccer? The fencing world cup slashes its way to Brooklyn this weekend.

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Lincoln Center Gets Its Organ Back

Monday, June 14, 2010

After spending four years in storage, Alice Tully Hall's 19-ton concert organ is back in business. Or at least back at Lincoln Center.

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