With the weather getting hotter, we know you need an excuse to leave your air conditioned abode. If you're not escaping to a rich friend's summer share, consider one of these events.
Donald "Don" Forst, the former editor of the Village Voice, who also helmed New York Newsday and the Boston Herald during his 50-year career as a journalist, has died at the age of 81. The New York Times obituary didn't cite a cause of death, but Peter Nessen, the friend who confirmed Forst's death ... More >>
For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which we update daily.
For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which is updated daily.
It was a year ago last week that Suzanne Fiol, the Brooklyn arts fixture that founded the experimental performance space Issue Project Room and helped it grow from its humble beginnings in the East Village to its incipient residency in an enormous arts center at 110 Livingston Street, passed ... More >>
It's been just over a month since the loss of Issue Project Room's Suzanne Fiol, who died of cancer on October 5th, at the age of 49. Next weekend, she'll receive a proper farewell. St. Ann's will host a memorial for Fiol on Sunday, November 15th, at 4pm. Following the service, at 7pm, there ... More >>
It's not a memorial--that will come later, and in high style--but the Issue Project Room is holding a benefit tomorrow night for its future space at 110 Livingston Street. Honor Suzanne Fiol by attending. She helped put "Poetry to the Infinitive Power(s)" together and that's reason enough alo ... More >>
Suzanne Fiol, who founded the itinerant new-music venue Issue Project Room in an East Village garage in 2003 and who shepherded the venue through three successive spaces, died yesterday, after a long struggle with cancer. In this paper's archives you will find any number of raptures about the ... More >>
Though the Tappan Zee Bridge is only 53 years old, the state Transportation Department says it's not worth fixing and proposes to replace it with a new bridge, says NY1, which describes the Tappan Zee as "one of the most consistent traffic bottlenecks in the region." No clue as to what the new bridg ... More >>
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