On July 20, Albert Cadabra hosted a fundraiser show at House of Yes for Jellyboy the Clown that included burlesque, music, stripping, sideshow acts, and magic, with performances by Gal Friday, Mat "The Seal Boy" Fraser, Donny Vomit & Heather Holiday, The Love Show, Matterz Squidling, Cheeky Lane, and many more. The upbeat Stumblebum Brass Band topped off the show, and kicked off the after party.
All proceeds went to a fund that will help Jellyboy once he is out of a medically induced coma. More info about the fund here.
On Thursday July 21, Rocks Off hosted two sold-out shows by Maryland hard rockers Clutch. In keeping with the seafaring event, the constantly touring band played nautically-themed songs from their repertoire. The second cruise didn't return to port until 2:30am Friday morning.
It was a great day to head to the South Street Seaport yesterday for the Village Voice's inaugural 4Knots Music Festival. Featuring performances by Mr. Dream, Eleanor Friedberger, Oberhofer, Davila 666, Titus Andronicus, and headliners The Black Angels, with DJ sets by Brahms, Punches, Finger...
Gang Gang Dance performed aboard The Star of Palm Beach on Thursday, July 21st, 2011, to a sold out crowd of their hometown fans. The band released their critically acclaimed album, "Eye Contact" in May of 2011.
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Robert Sietsema reviews The Trilby, the newest addition to the Cooper Square Hotel, saying "Despite waiting an interminable time between courses, and suffering mediocre service, the food was unexpectedly grand." Liz Barclay photographs.
Located in Long Island City, Circus warehouse is a thriving circus training facility directed and run by Suzi Winson, Michelle Arvin, and Gino Farfan. The 8000+ squarefoot warehouse caters to a vast array of circus arts, including solo trapeze, lyra, wire walking, trampoline, and silks. Aside...
The Lost Circus party ("circus meets dark cabaret with a steampunk twist") was an official New York fundraiser for the Burning Man Temple. It went down Saturday, July 16 at Irondale Center in Fort Greene.