Living Stage

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 …

Hanksy at work inside the old Essex Market building.

Hanksy Brings Street Art Inside For Last Days of Old Essex Market Building

We checked in with local street artist, punster and curator, Hanksy, this morning as he and fellow street artists were putting final touches on their full scale murals for the upcoming show, “Market Surplus.” …

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Apartment of the Week, Sponsored by Halstead Property

Space and Location!

Spacious two bedroom with windowed eat-in kitchen on lovely block. Large living room can be opened lengthwise to the kitchen …

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Bluestockings Bookstore Celebrates 18 Years This Saturday

Everybody’s favorite volunteer-powered and collectively-owned radical bookstore, fair trade cafe, and activist center, Bluestockings, is celebrating their 18th anniversary on Saturday, June 3, from …

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(Sponsored) The Lower Manhattan Resiliency Project is Back!

PROTECT, CONNECT, AND STRENGTHEN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD!

Learn more about the LMCR Project HERE and join us on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at the Rutgers …

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Good Morning!

Friday, May 19, 2017 | Here’s an early morning shot from Abby Sierros a.k.a. @forgtmenotabby | Weather: It should be slightly cooler, although still …

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Lower East Side Film Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

The Lower East Side Film Festival has announced its upcoming slew of events happening June 8 – 15. The team promises “a huge line-up of …

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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. …

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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 …

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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… …

Photo by Berenice Abbott; Pike and Henry streets, 1936. Courtesy of New York Public Library.

Seward Park Library Hosts Oral Storytelling Workshop With The Moth

Over the last few months, we’ve been following the Lower East Side Oral History Project that’s being overseen by the Seward Park Library and the Chinatown Legacy Project at the Chatham Square Library. …

Clara Young

Local Up and Comer, Clara Young, Voices Role in Oscar Nominated Film

13 year old Clara Young is a Lower East Side native who had been singing, dancing and performing on stage since she was 8 …

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Bonnie Lucas’s “Smiling Girl,” from 1983, at JTT.

Local Artist Bonnie Lucas’ Show, “Young Lady,” Garners Rave Reviews

The gallery JTT (191 Chrystie St.), is currently presenting “Young Lady,” a solo exhibition of work made by local artist Bonnie Lucas over the last 40 years. …

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Wizard Skull Documentary to Premiere at Con Artist Tomorrow Night

Fans of street artist and pop culture mashup maestro Wizard Skull can check out a short documentary about the man himself tomorrow night. Filmmakers …