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Paul Ghiselin on Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 08.25.2013 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

It is now nearly forty years since the beginning of the campy drag company that has become a mainstream attraction at theaters all over the world. Ghiselin believes that the, "reason it still works is that we're bringing high art and humor together and it's a very unusual combination."

NYC-ARTS Top Five: Concerts in the Parks, All New Talent Fest in Midtown West

NYC-ARTS | Posted 08.04.2013 | 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...

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...

The Best Upcoming Summer Festivals

Posted 05.23.2012 | New York

With summer approaching fast, newly announced concert lineups, official festivals, and plenty of outdoor movie screenings are quickly taking over our ...

On the Culture Front: Celebrate Brooklyn Opening Night Gala and New Haven Weekend Getaway

Chris Kompanek | Posted 08.17.2011 | New York
Chris Kompanek

Celebrate Brooklyn kicked off their season of free outdoor shows last week with an opening gala featuring Andrew Bird. His set was dominated by the excellent songs of his last album, Armchair Apocrypha.

The Multi-Instrumentalist Returns: A Conversation With Andrew Bird

Gazelle Emami | Posted 08.10.2011 | Entertainment
Gazelle Emami

I caught up with Mr. Bird as he picks up his tour season to discuss whether he ever loses it on stage, and why sometimes he'd rather put down the instruments and dance.

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Neon Indian, Public Enemy, Grizzly Bear And More

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance as...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Arcade Fire, Spoon, Metric, Hot Chip, Cut Copy, The XX

Monica Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Monica Klein

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance as...

On the Culture Front: The National at Celebrate Brooklyn, The Flaming Lips at Summerstage, and the Lincoln Center and Ice Factory Festivals.

Chris Kompanek | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Chris Kompanek

The Lincoln Center Festival wrapped up this past week, and overall I was pretty disappointed with the shows I saw.

Brooklyn's Very Own Field Of Dreams (VIDEO, SLIDESHOW)

Alex Thornton | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Thornton

Celebrate Brooklyn! once again transformed The Bandshell at Prospect Park into a hot venue for an all day festival on Saturday, both literally and f...

The National Play Brooklyn, "Sort Of Our Home"

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

It's all pretty perfect when you see it live. Standing in Prospect Park on a midsummers night, the stage set high enough above the crowd so that eve...

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Flaming Lips, Sonic Youth, Chromeo, The Black Keys, The National

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance assi...

OkayAfrica Heats Up Prospect Park (VIDEOS, SLIDESHOW)

Alex Thornton | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Thornton

Last night over 12,000 eager listeners packed every inch of the Prospect Park Bandhell while thousands more waited outside of the gates when they we...

Celebrate Brooklyn Gets Visual

Risa Shoup | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Risa Shoup

Be prepared to love the hell out of Celebrate Brooklyn's first foray into visual arts programming when they join forces with Andres Levin and The Bruce High Quality Foundation on July 24th!

Sign Up To Cover Concerts This Week: Wolf Parade, Caribou, Siren Music Festival, Konono No.1

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

Huffington Post continues its local coverage with the help of our Citizen Journalism Unit. To join the local reporting team and receive advance assi...

ZOOM: ZviDance An Interactive Performance In Brooklyn (SLIDESHOW)

Alex Thornton | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Thornton

Last night, under a clear sky and warm weather, Prospect Park's Bandshell was filled to near capacity for a night of music and dance kicked off by So...

Q&A With Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos

Rebecca Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rebecca Harrington

It is no secret that the economics of pop music are abysmal these days. Records don't sell, bands are forced to tour continually, and the internet m...

Global Beat Fusion: Talking Drums & Juju - King Sunny Adé in Brooklyn and More Africa

Derek Beres | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Derek Beres

There is something to the idea that African music has an ancient soul. You don't need to travel back in time to hear it; you can find it now within these artists.