SummerStage 2018

Posted by on Mar 2, 2018 in Events, Music, Other

SummerStage 2018 will be running from May 16th through September 23rd. SummerStage is the largest outdoor free performing arts festival of its kind. It takes place around different venues of NYC and more than 90 performances are expected for this year’s program. Read on to see which artists and bands will be playing in Central Park!

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Mardi Gras in NYC

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 in Events, Music, Other

It’s Mardi Gras in NYC! On Tuesday, February 13th, The Gotham Kings Mardi Gras Celebration will be performing authentic Creole jazz at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola at 60th and Broadway (5th floor of the Time Warner Center.) Have yourselves a fancy dinner at one of the lovely Lincoln Center restaurants and head over to this performance for a swinging good time!

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The Most Exciting Shows at The Beacon Theatre in 2018!

Posted by on Dec 24, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

Here are the most exciting upcoming shows at the Upper West Side’s Beacon Theatre in 2018! And more exciting news for UWS theater buffs: the 2018 Shakespeare in the Park lineup!

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Matisyahu Concert on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

Remember Matisyahu?! Well on Sunday, December 17th, he’ll be performing at Congregation Rodeph Shalom, located at 7 West 83rd Street.

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Make Music Winter 2017

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in Events, Music

Make Music Winter 2017 takes place on the shortest day of the year. The one-of-kind street festival transforms the cityscape into a musical wonderland every winter solstice. Thirteen parades are scheduled to take over NYC this year. Read on to get the full rundown on the ones that will be taking place right here on the Upper West Side!

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New Year’s Eve Concert For Peace

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

The New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace is an annual event at The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, originally founded by Leonard Bernstein in 1984. This will be just one of many great holiday events on the Upper West Side this year!

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Handel’s Messiah 2017

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

The New York Philharmonic brings us Handel’s Messiah 2017 this December. Performances will take place at David Geffen Hall between December 12th and 16th.

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2017 White Light Festival

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

The 2017 White Light Festival is dedicated to showcasing art from a multicultural standpoint. The arts help us explore ourselves and also get in touch with our innermost sensitivities. This year’s festival is centered around the theme of faith. More than 30 events across the city will remind us of the power of faith during these increasingly polarizing times. Read on to find out the top concerts and performances you won’t want to miss!

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Free Concerts in Verdi Square

Posted by on Sep 11, 2017 in Events, Music, Other

Free concerts in Verdi Square will be taking place this Sunday and next. Each performance will begin at 5pm. Seating is limited so all attendees are advised to show up early!

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Celebrities on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Celebrities, Movies, Music, Other, Theater

There are tons of celebrities on the Upper West Side, and it’s certainly not hard to understand! Living on the Upper West Side can be quite relaxing compared to the rest of the city. The residential feel, the many exceptional Upper West Side restaurants and bars, and plus it borders Central Park. So, it comes as no surprise that it’s one of the most popular neighborhoods for celebrities living in NYC. From brownstones, to modern luxury high rises, to pre-war co-ops – the UWS has something for everyone. Here are some people you might recognize on the streets of the Upper West Side.

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