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Rooftop Films Returns to Lower East Side May 27

Here’s something to cheer about as the summer approaches. After an absence of several years, Rooftop Films is returning to the Lower East Side this season. …

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Two Bridges Music Brings Free Outdoor Klezmer Concert to Abrons This Weekend

There’s a fun free concert happening outdoors at Abrons Arts Center this weekend, featuring a Klezmer music performance presented by a “Quintet Special” from …

"Hers," From "Kaari Upson: Good thing you are not alone"

New Museum Opens Spring Solo Exhibitions

Three solo shows debut today at the New Museum, alongside the large scale survey, “Carol Rama: Antibodies,” which opened on April 26. The new Spring Exhibitions feature artists Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Kaari Upson, Elaine Cameron-Weir, each on their own respective floor, and are well worth a visit. …

Community Hero Awards, 2014. Photo by Whitney Browne.

2017 LES “Community Heroes” Are Announced

The awards will be presented later in the month. …

Photo by Cherylynn Tsushima.

Lower East Side History Month is Underway

The Fourth Annual Lower East Side History Month is kicking off this week, “a neighborhood-wide celebration of the unique legacies” of one of New York’s most vibrant communities. …

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Things to Do on the Lower East Side This Week

Events happening April 25-May 3. …

Canal Street, Baxter Street and Walker Street.

“Gateways to Chinatown” Project Now Accepting Applications

Applications are now being accepted for “Gateways to Chinatown,” a new program to create a “symbolic and functional landmark” to a high profile intersection in Chinatown. …

Image: P.R.O. – Peterson Rich Office.

25,000 Square Foot Galerie Perrotin Opens at 130 Orchard St. on April 27

Galerie Perrotin has announced an opening date for it’s huge new gallery in the Beckenstein Building at 130 Orchard St. …

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Local Resident Neal Young Helms Blue Hill Troupe Cast of “City of Angels”

Actor and local resident Neal Young is taking the lead in The Blue Hill Troupe‘s upcoming production of “City of Angels,” at El Teatro …

Entire High School Sinking

Graphic Novelist Dash Shaw’s Debut Feature Film Opens at the Metrograph This Weekend

If you like the idea of graphic novels, creative animation and high school sagas told by the Adult Swim generation all mashed up together, you might like this: We’re giving away tickets to My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea, a new animated feature from Dash Shaw… …