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“Healing Journeys With The Black Madonna”
February 23 @ 7:00 pm - March 12 @ 9:00 pm |

Alessandra Belloni and her Italian Folk Music Theatre troupe, I Giullari di Piazza, invite you to review "Healing Journeys With The Black Madonna," a music and dance concert at Cathedral of St. John the Divine on Tuesday, March 19 at 7:30. This one-time performance celebrates the launch of Ms. Belloni's book, "Healing Journeys With The

The Neighborhood as Sanctuary: The Role of Black Muslims and Making of Upper Manhattan
February 27 @ 6:30 pm |

THE CATHEDRAL OF ST. JOHN THE DIVINE PRESENTS A DISCUSSION ON THE ROLE OF BLACK MUSLIMS IN UPPER MANHATTAN As part of its newly-opened exhibition, The Value of Sanctuary: Building a House Without Walls, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine will welcome two participants in the Muslims for American Progress (MAP) NYC project of

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents BATTERY DANCE Including the World Premiere of Tadej Brdnik’s The Red Line
February 28 @ 7:30 pm |

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents BATTERY DANCE Including the World Premiere of  Tadej Brdnik's The Red Line Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 7:30pm Schimmel Center at Pace University continues its 2018-19 Dance Series with the return of Battery Dance on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 7:30pm. The evening's repertoire is characterized by choreography and music inspired by worldwide

Exhibition | Intimation
March 1 @ 6:00 pm |

Exhibition | Intimation Artist | Pohan Wu Dates | 3/1 - 3/29/2019 Reception | 3/1/2019, 6 - 8 pm Venue | Gallery 456 Address | 456 Broadway, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10013 Contact: info@caacarts.org, 212-431-9740 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/813225502362507 Gallery: http://www.caacarts.org For Immediate Release Chinese America Arts Council / Gallery 456 is pleased to present Pohan

6th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival
March 2 @ 12:00 pm |

Brooklyn Music School's 6th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 12pm-6:30pm Brooklyn Music School (BMS) presents the 6th Annual Middle School Jazz Festival on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 12pm to 6:30pm, with a concert at 4:30pm, followed by a jam session with students, faculty, and guest artist. BMS is located at

New York Shakespeare Exchange announces the next ShakesBEER
March 2 @ 3:00 pm |

New York Shakespeare Exchange announces the next ShakesBEER Saturdays, March 2 & 9, 2019 at 3pm New York Shakespeare Exchange (NYSX) announces the next ShakesBEER, NYC's original Shakespearean Pub Crawl, running Saturdays from March 2 - 9, 2019 at 3pm. The pub crawl begins at The Dubliner (45 Stone Street, NYC) at 2:30pm and moves

Whiskey and Bourbon Tasting with Food Pairing at Junoon New York
March 5 @ 7:00 pm |

Michelin star restaurant Junoon NYC welcomes whiskey expert Tom Fischer to host an evening of whiskey tastings and Bourbon education on Tuesday, March 5th. Fischer will be joined by top mixologist Hemant Pathak of Junoon to showcase how the rich and varied flavor of whiskey can be the perfect pairing with the finest Indian spices.

HSA Winter Blaze Dance Concert
March 9 @ 7:00 pm |

Don't miss WINTER BLAZE presented by the HSA Dance Department. The third annual concert features the HSA Dance Ensemble and HSA Dance Junior Ensemble. Choreographers include HSA Dance Director Aubrey Lynch II, Resident Choreographer Leyland Simmons and special guests including HSA Dance alumni. March 9 & 10 Saturday, 7 pm Sunday, 1pm & 5pm HSA

New Arts Residency: ‘To Keep the Light’
March 12 @ 6:30 pm |

Doors at 6:30pm, Screening begins at 7:30pm Attendance is free with RSVP to rachael@wythehotel.com Set in 1867, and inspired by true stories of female lighthouse keepers, To Keep the Light is an empowering assertion of womanhood. On an isolated island along the windswept coast of Maine, Abbie cares for her bedridden husband, and is tasked

Ester, Liberatrice del Popolo Ebreo by Alessandro Stradella
March 13 @ 8:00 pm |

Ester, Liberatrice del Popolo Ebreo Alessandro Stradella ​ Ester: Jessica Gould Speranza Celeste: Sarah Pillow Mardocheo: José Lemos Aman: Ian Pomerantz Assuero: Jonathan Woody Due Ebree: Martha Sullivan & Amanda Sidebottom Daniel Swenberg, theorbo Loren Ludwig, viola da gamba Elliot Figg, harpsichord ​ Known as the "Caravaggio of Music", the violent and volatile Alessandro Stradella

Recent Announcements

Acclaimed Concert Series, The Angel’s Share, Returns for Highly Anticipated Second Season in Green-Wood’s Catacombs

Death of Classical and The Green-Wood Historic Fund are excited to announce the second season of The Angel’s Share, their acclaimed concert series featuring opera and chamber music in Green-Wood’s remarkable Catacombs. The season opens with the Burgers, Bourbon & Beethoven Festival, taking place on May 25 on the grounds surrounding Green-Wood’s massive Gothic Arch, […]

THE CARTER BURDEN NETWORK SALUTES MORE THAN 3,400 VOLUNTEERS

More than 3,400 volunteers – including more than 850 who give their time through corporate social responsibility programs – provided more than 35,000 hours of service in 2018, helping vulnerable older New Yorkers who participate in programs and services at the Carter Burden Network (CBN), a leader in aging services in New York City. On […]

Trinity Church: Holy Week Events

Sunday, April 14 • Palm Sunday Palm Sunday Holy Eucharist 8am * St. Paul’s Chapel A simple said celebration of the Palm Sunday Holy Eucharist, with the Blessing of the Palms, the Passion Gospel, and Holy Communion. Palm Sunday Holy Eucharist 9am * Trinity Church, Chapel of All Saints (webcast) A celebration of the Palm […]

Martin & Jean Shafiroff Host Annual Cocktail Party to Kick Off Mission Society of New York’s Annual Founding Families Gala

New York, N.Y. – Lighting the way for equity in urban education, Jean Shafiroff and Martin Shafiroff hosted a reception on the Upper East Side on Thursday, April 4, 2019 to kick off the Mission Society of New York’s annual Founding Families Gala, which raises funds to support programs that provide young people with a […]

VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA-GREATER NEW YORK GEARS UP FOR 16TH ANNUAL OPERATION BACKPACK

In New York City, nearly 22,000 children live in homeless and domestic violence shelters, and most are school-age. Often, their families cannot afford to purchase back-to-school supplies. One local nonprofit, Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-GNY), is already gearing up for September to make sure that every child living in a shelter who needs one, […]