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In Eliza Bent’s “Aloha, Aloha,” Exploring Cultural Appropriation with Verve

Writer and performer Eliza Bent's latest play, "Aloha, Aloha or When I Was Queen," premiered this past weekend at Abrons Arts Center.

New Yorkers of the Year: LES’ers Mat Fraser and Julie Atlas Muz

Two Lower East Side artists take center stage today in the New York Times' annual series highlighting reader-nominated "New Yorkers of the Year."

“Hot Meet” With Jack Ferver in the Abrons Garden Tonight

If you're looking for something interesting to do tonight in the great outdoors, here's a suggestion. Abrons Arts Center will be hosting "Hot Meet," an ongoing series meant to "draw back the elusive curtain between artist and audience." Downtown dance...

Abrons Art Center Artistic Director Jay Wegman is Moving On

A big transition is ahead at the Abrons Arts Center. After 10 years as artistic director, Jay Wegman is stepping down to become senior director of NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

Arts Watch: Talking With Mark Dendy, Prepping to Premiere “Labyrinth” at Abrons

Throughout Mark Dendy's career, he has steadily defied expectations to work in defined categories. He is a choreographer/director/writer/dancer/performer. Or, as he puts it, “I have been working in this way--going back and forth between pure dance and opera and theater

See “The Mark of Zorro” at Abrons Tonight at Sunset

The Urban Drive-In, a summer series from the Abrons Arts Center and the Friends of Gulick Park returns tonight with "The Mark of Zorro." The 1920 Douglas Fairbanks silent classic will be accompanied by a Spanish and Latin-influenced live...

By Popular Demand: ET at Tomorrow’s Urban Drive-in Screening

Tomorrow night marks July's second weekly Urban Drive-in event, the result of a partnership between Abrons Arts Center and Friends of Gulick Park.  Last Thursday, Charlie Chaplin aficionados gathered in the Abrons Arts Center Amphitheater for an evening of Chaplin shorts accompanied by...

Thursdays at Sunset: Free Movies

It's outdoor movie season on the LES.

Abrons, Gulick Park Offer Outdoor Movies; You Can Help Decide What’s Showing

This summer, the Friends of Gulick Park and the Abrons Arts Center are teaming up for four outdoor movie screenings. Two will take place in the Abrons amphitheater on Grand Street and two will happen around the corner, inside...

You Can Help Create “Video Portrait” of the LES on Sunday

' From Henry Street Settlement: Lower East Side residents (or people who work on the LES) can be part of an exciting video art project at the Abrons Arts Center and appear larger than life – if you act quickly. The...
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Lower East Side Arts and Events

A few upcoming events that caught our eye this week: "The Village! A Disco Daydream" returns to Dixon Place for...
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