JUILLIARD’S COMMENCEMENT AND SEVERAL MORE EVENTS (SPONSORED)

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Juilliard will hold a commencement ceremony this week, and will also be hosting several other performa … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS HISTORY: NEIGHBORHOOD SKETCHES FROM A NOTED ILLUSTRATOR

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Sam Kweskin was an illustrator who gained fame at Marvel Comics starting in the 1950's. His daughter Jean sent us a series of paintings and ske … Read the rest of this entry >>

PORTRAIT OF A NEIGHBOR: JOHN HENDRIX

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Editor’s Note: As part of a regular West Side Rag series, artist Michelle Hill interviews and draws Upper West Siders. This is the fifteenth installment in our Portrait of a Neighbor se … Read the rest of this entry >>

SYMPHONY SPACE’S FREE ‘WALL TO WALL’ FEST IS SATURDAY

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This Saturday Symphony Space on West 95th street is putting on a very special event. Its annual Wall to Wall festival will feature cabaret performances, h … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRAZY SPRING SKY: BRIGHT LIGHTS AND DOUBLE RAINBOWS

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The rainy weather and dramatic clouds have made for some amazing skies in recent … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUMMERSTAGE RELEASES CONCERT SCHEDULE; STARTS WITH ‘THE NEIGHBOURHOOD’ AND BRAZILIAN FEST

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Summerstage, the concert series put on by the City Arts Foundation that features concerts in Central Park and elsewhere, has released its 2014 schedule, and there are shows just about every … Read the rest of this entry >>

FREE CONCERTS AT JUILLIARD THIS WEEK (SPONSORED)

OLIVER KNUSSEN Two Organa, Op. 27 (1995)LOUIS ANDRIESSEN Zilver (1994)DAVID LANG cheating, lying, stealing (1993, rev. 1995)GEORG FRIEDRICH HAAS Monodie (1998-99)

Take in a free lunchtime concert or hear some contemporary music this week at Juill … Read the rest of this entry >>

PUTZEL: A SILLY UPPER WEST SIDE LOVE STORY

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"Smoked fish, romance and the Upper West Side." That's the tag line for Putzel, a film that chronicles the life of a young man who never wants to leave the Upper West Side or his family's smoked fish … Read the rest of this entry >>

YOUNG MUSICIANS TO PLAY OUTDOOR SPRING CONCERTS AT LINCOLN CENTER

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Young musicians from all over the world will get to say they played at Lincoln Center, as the "Young Music Makers" series starts Thur … Read the rest of this entry >>

EYE-OPENING PHOTOS NOW ON EXHIBIT AT THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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By Nancy Novick Upper West Siders and a growing number of visitors from all over the world can enjoy two new exhibits at the New-York Historical Society … Read the rest of this entry >>

PORTRAIT OF A NEIGHBOR: LEONARD HINDELL

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Editor’s Note: As part of a regular West Side Rag series, artist Michelle Hill interviews and draws Upper West Siders. This is the fourteenth installment in our Portrait of a Neighbor se … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHECK OUT FIVE LOCAL FILM SERIES

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Several local film series and festivals have just begun or are about to s … Read the rest of this entry >>

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