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New Rock Musical Out Of My Comfort Zone Spotlights Bullying and Gender Identity

Holly Cara Price | Posted 04.28.2015 | Impact
Holly Cara Price

I spoke to the cast at rehearsals last month and marveled as the production evolved before my eyes into a singing, dancing powerhouse punctuated by dialogue that rings true and real.

Jane Siberry's Holiday Hoes and Hosers Brings Magic to Iridium Jazz Club

Holly Cara Price | Posted 02.17.2015 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

A glittering metropolis like Manhattan has many, many confectionary delights at Christmastime but one of the best is Jane Siberry's Holiday Hoes and Hosers show this week at Broadway's Iridium Jazz Club.

Sharing Holiday Bites

Liz Neumark | Posted 01.31.2015 | New York
Liz Neumark

There are three big food buckets that get my attention: the season of local winter food; exploring unique holiday-related food events; and the best one, sharing the bounty with others.

The Art of Asking: Amanda Palmer Opens Her Heart to the World

Holly Cara Price | Posted 01.13.2015 | Books
Holly Cara Price

Palmer has, not to put too fine a point on it, ripped open her chest and exposed her heart for all to see.

New York's Water Towers Have Inspired Photographer Ronnie Farley for Over 30 Years

Holly Cara Price | Posted 01.06.2015 | New York
Holly Cara Price

Farley's work can currently be seen at the Howland Center in Beacon, New York. The Howland is featuring an exhibit of her work with cowgirls, Cowgirls: Contemporary Portraits of the American West until the end of January.

Irish Medium Sandie Byrne Presents Her First New York City Event October 9

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.06.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Holly Cara Price

As the "Blood Moon" comes to fruition later this week -- the second of two rare "Blood Moons" this year, the last one being in April -- New Yorkers wi...

Miriam Linna Is Nobody's Baby -- Her First Solo Album Shimmers and Soars

Holly Cara Price | Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

After moving to the States at a very young age from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, she became the drummer in the original lineup of the Cramps. Linna was a drummer -- a chick drummer -- and this was pre-Bangles, Go-Gos, Bikini Kill, Sleater-Kinney, White Stripes. There were no chick drummers in the 1970s. People took notice. Joey Ramone, for instance.

Doc Pomus Music Celebrated Tonight at Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing

Holly Cara Price | Posted 09.01.2014 | New York
Holly Cara Price

Pomus was quite simply one of the most brilliant songwriters of all time, writing "Save the Last Dance for Me," "This Magic Moment," "Viva Las Vegas," and dozens of other hits. For most of his life Doc was confined to crutches and a wheelchair, but he lived more during his 65 years than many of us could in several lifetimes.

Malbec World Day Is Coming!

Daniel Altman | Posted 06.04.2014 | Taste
Daniel Altman

April 17 is Malbec World Day, when people in more 50 countries will celebrate the flavor and finesse of Argentina's signature grape. At Argovino, we'l...

Darlene Love Honored as "Big Man of the Year" by Little Kids Rock

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.23.2013 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Darlene Love's incredible musical talents and stage presence were honored last week at a star-studded Manhattan benefit showcasing music education in ...

George Harrison's Musical Legacy Will Be Celebrated at Beacon Theatre by The Fab Faux

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.22.2013 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

George Harrison's extraordinary musical career will be feted this coming Saturday at New York City's Beacon Theatre by the Fab Faux, dubbed "the great...

Girl Group Sound Spectacular Comes to BB King's This Weekend

Holly Cara Price | Posted 11.06.2013 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Two years ago a remarkable event took place at Lincoln Center Out of Doors. In partnership with the Ponderosa Stomp, the summer series presented an en...

How To Have The Best Stay-At-Home, NYC Labor Day

Vanity Fair | Posted 08.30.2013 | New York

Did you forget to make plans for Labor Day? Are you starting to feel a little sad that all of your friends will be out of town and that you will be lo...

NYC-ARTS Top Five: NYC Fringe Festival, Sandcastle Competition in Rockaways

NYC-ARTS | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

The Songs of Dory Previn To Be Celebrated at New York's Vineyard Theatre

Holly Cara Price | Posted 08.13.2013 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Legendary American singer-songwriter, playwright and poet Dory Previn passed away last year at age 86. Born Dorothy Veronica Langan in 1925, her long ...

NYC-ARTS Top Five: River To River, La Bienal, and Viking Rappers

NYC-ARTS | Posted 08.11.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

Jan Vogler's New York: Music, Museums & Murray's

NYC-ARTS | Posted 04.22.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Cellist Jan Vogler has played with some of the best orchestras in the world, including our own New York Philharmonic. In his own words, Jan shares with NYC-ARTS his favorite things to do in New York City.

Dearly Beloved, Let's Get Crazy With Amanda Palmer and The Grand Theft Orchestra on New Years Eve in New York City

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.28.2012 | New York
Holly Cara Price

2012 has been quite the year by all accounts. The music industry -- which is still trying to figure out what happened to its former self -- took a serious blow by the concept of crowdfunding this year. And by concept I mean runaway success.

9 Ways to Make Your Event Interactive

Matthew David Hopkins | Posted 12.22.2012 | HuffPost Home
Matthew David Hopkins

If you think about it, events are the original interactive "application." They're where people come together to experience an organization beyond the fundraising letter, to connect with like-minded individuals, to see a mission statement in action.

How to Save Money and Effort When Planning Your NYC Work Party

Nicole Glor | Posted 12.04.2012 | Small Business
Nicole Glor

In this technology age, you can do just about everything in NYC via a few computer clicks, so why is it so hard in "New Tech City" to book an event online?

Feeling Pretty After 50: Why It's So Important

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 11.26.2012 | Fifty
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

News flash: Embracing your age and wanting to feel pretty are not mutually exclusive.

What To Do This Weekend In New York

Posted 06.29.2012 | New York

Photoville Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park When: Friday-Sunday Price: Free Brooklyn Bridge Park hosts Photoville, a 60,000 foot-square free series of ...

What To Do This Weekend

Posted 06.16.2012 | New York

Northside Festival Opening Concert: Of Montreal and Beach Fossils Where: McCarren Park, North 12 Street near Lorimer Street and Manhattan Avenue, Bro...

What To Do This Weekend

Posted 06.08.2012 | New York

"Fat Kid Rules the World" Premiere and After Party Where: New Design High School, 350 Grand Street When: Friday, 8PM Price: $12 Check out Matthew ...

What To Do This Weekend: B'wick Open Studios, Howl And JB Smoove

Posted 06.01.2012 | New York

Bushwick Open Studios Where: Various locations When: Friday-Saturday Price: Free Arts in Bushwick celebrates its 6th year organizing Bushwick Open...