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  • Michael Schulman’s Top Picks for the New Yorker Festival

    Michael Schulman’s Top Picks for the New Yorker Festival

    The New Yorker Festival comes around at just the right moment each year: lazy summer has ended, and it’s time to wake up your brain. There’s more to choose from than any single human can digest, and the range of speakers is as wide as Montana. I’ve seen it all, from Steve Martin interviewing a panel of banjo players to my all-time favorite, an “Arrested Development” cast reunion. At this year’s festival, on Oct 6-8, I have the good fortune of interviewing two great actors back to back: Glenn Close, on Friday night, and Nathan Lane, on Saturday night. That’s two co-hosts of the 1995 Tony Awards! The ...

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 29 – October 5

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 29 – October 5

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Benjamin Clementine, A Portrait of Black Masculinity, On Site Opera and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 22 – 28

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 22 – 28

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Oh My Sweet Land, Jose Conde Eclectric, Modern Spirit and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 15 – 21

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 15 – 21

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Photoville, the Star Wars Film Concert Series, the Ukrainian Museum, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 11 – 17

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: September 11 – 17

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Table of Silence, The Sorcerer, 2017 Jazz Fest, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-ARTS Top Five Picks: September 4 – 10

    NYC-ARTS Top Five Picks: September 4 – 10

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Enchanted Formosa, Aliens Coming, Crossing the Line Festival, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-ARTS Top Five Picks: August 28 – September 3

    NYC-ARTS Top Five Picks: August 28 – September 3

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Shakespeare in Bryant Park, Aliens Coming, Epic Proportions, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 21 – 27

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 21 – 27

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Brooklyn's Movies with a View, Black Gotham Experience Walking Tours, Tom John, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 14 – 20

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 14 – 20

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include the Battery Dance Festival, Kiley Ames, Jonathan Demme, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 7-13

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: August 7-13

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include With the Eyes of Others, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Alsarah and the Nubatones, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 31 – August 6

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 31 – August 6

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Let's Dance!, Robert Rauschenberg, The Legacy of Lynching, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 24 – 30

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 24 – 30

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include The Joyce Theater's Ballet Festival, Tactile/Textile, Uptown, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 17 – 23

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 17 – 23

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Jazz in July, Magnum Manifesto, the International Keyboard Institute and Festival, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 10 – 16

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 10 – 16

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Mark Mothersbaugh, Naumburg Orchestral Concerts, Pioneer Works, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 3 – 9

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: July 3 – 9

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Blind Spot, Broadway Firecracker, The Three Musketeers, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 26 – July 2

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 26 – July 2

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Bryant Park's Accordion Picnic, Lucid Dreams, Soulpepper Theatre Company, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • River to River Festival: Putting Dance in Unexpected Places

    River to River Festival: Putting Dance in Unexpected Places

    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) is thrilled to welcome back The Dance Cartel as part of the 16th annual River To River Festival, downtown New York City’s completely free summer arts festival, running now through June 25th. The 2017 edition presents an array of performances and events exploring and celebrating diversity in all its forms — often blurring the lines between genres, including dance, music, theater, and the visual arts — over the course of 100+ performances and events spanning 17 projects at 31 unique sites across lower Manhattan and Governors Island. The festival also offers opportunities for audiences to interact ...

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 19 – 25

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 19 – 25

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Night at the Museums, Caramoor, Nai-Ni Chen, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 12 – 18

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 12 – 18

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include River to River Festival, the Dance Caribbean Collective, the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 5 – 11

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: June 5 – 11

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include The Chelsea Music Festival, Brooklyn Ballet, Ice Theatre of New York, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 29 – June 4

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 29 – June 4

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Julius Caesar, Holoscenes, Raw Bacon from Poland, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 22 – 28

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 22 – 28

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Kinetic Intimacies, Six Degrees of Separation, Tom Arndt, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • New York Magazine’s Adam Platt on Where to Eat Near the Vulture Festival

    New York Magazine’s Adam Platt on Where to Eat Near the Vulture Festival

    The Vulture Festival is just a few days away, and since we're assuming you're going to get hungry while enjoying this year's amazing line up of comedians, musicians, actors, politicians, movers and shakers (...need I go on?), we reached out to New York Magazine for their expertise. For a full lineup of events, visit the Vulture Festival site. Written by Adam Platt, Chief Restaurant Critic at New York Magazine | @plattypants Few regions of this food-mad city are more defined by restaurants than the former Meatpacking District, around 14th Street, by the river on the far West Side. You could spend a week or two ...

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 15 – 21

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 15 – 21

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Happy Days, Calder & Miro, InterSchool Orchestras of New York, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 8 – 14

    NYC-Arts Top Five Picks: May 8 – 14

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week's cheat sheet to the top events include Happy Days, Calder & Miro, InterSchool Orchestras of New York, and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.