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“America’s First Play” Comes to Fraunces Tavern Museum

Downtown performance company Peculiar Works Project and the Fraunces Tavern Museum are teaming up to bring the first (published) American play, “ANDROBOROS: Villain of the State,” to the historic landmark for its world premier …

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Essex Crossing Developers Seek Proposals For 220-Foot Mural

The developers of Essex Crossing are seeking proposals for a gigantic mural to be created on the facade of 145 Clinton St. …

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Celebrate the Return of Rooftop Legends at New Design High School Saturday

If you haven’t trudged up the stairs of New Design High School to check out the newly renovation rooftop space you’ll have a chance this coming Saturday. …

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New Museum’s IdeasCity Happens This Saturday

The New Museum brings their bi-annual civic-minded festival, IdeasCity, back to Sara D. Roosevelt Park tomorrow for a full day of free …

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(Sponsored) At Abrons Arts Center’s Season Launch, Catch Lincoln Center’s Boro-Linc “La Casita” and Take Free Classes

“La Casita” includes performances by Lahore-born, Brooklyn-based musician Arooj Aftab, the Mariachi Academy of New York, and Latinx poetry collective El Grito de Poetas. In addition, Drop-in arts classes are FREE all day for art makers of all ages and every level of creative development. …

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Caveat, A Salon-Style Event Space, Takes Over at 21A Clinton St.

A new team has moved into the performance space at 21A Clinton St. (formerly The Living Theatre and most recently the C.O.W. Theatre) offering …

Khalid plays Summerstage this coming weekend.

It’s a Big Week For Summerstage at East River Park

Here’s how you know it’s August. There’s a lot to see and hear at East River Park in the coming week. Summerstage kicks off its free Lower East Side productions beginning tomorrow (Wednesday evening). …

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Exhibition Celebrating (and Mourning) Lower East Side Storefronts Opens Aug. 14

Several months ago, the local photographers, James & Karla Murray, hosted two workshops titled, Capturing the Faces and Voices of the Lower East Side’s …

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Living Stage Summer Festival Comes to Meltzer Tower Garden

The Living Stage brings a free two-day festival to Meltzer Tower Garden (94 E. 1st Street) to show off their brand new biodiverse, biodegradable …

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Lower East Side-Centric Films From XFR Collective to Screen at Ulterior Gallery

Have you heard of XFR Collective? It’s a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving “at-risk digital media.” Beginning tomorrow, the group is partnering with Ulterior Gallery on Attorney Street for a special screening, LESXFR vol. 1. …