Upper West Side Circus Fun

Posted by on Nov 1, 2017 in Children, Family, Other, Theater

After much debate and controversy, the Big Apple Circus at Lincoln Center is back in full swing.  The circus will control Damrosch Park from October to February for the next 10 years, according to their contract.

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Ron Swanson is Coming to Town

Posted by on Oct 31, 2017 in Events, Other, Theater

Nick Offerman will be performing at The Beacon Theater on November 11th at 7:30pm, as part of the New York Comedy Festival.

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West Side Comedy Club

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 in Other, Theater

The Upper West Side just got funnier!

The brand new West Side Comedy Club is located at 201 West 75th Street … in the basement of Playa Betty’s.  It’s owned by Eugene Ashe and Thomas Wilson (who also own Playa Betty’s), and it’s the brainchild of Eugene and his wife Nina who met while working together at Caroline’s Comedy Club in the early 90s.

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Celebrities on the Upper West Side

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

There are many 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 neighborhood-like feel, many exceptional Upper West Side restaurants and bars, and not to mention it borders Central Park. So, it comes to no surprise that it is one of the most celebrity-populated neighborhoods in the city. From brownstones, to modern luxury high rises, to pre-war co-ops – the UWS has something for everyone. Here are several people you (most definitely) might recognize on the streets who call the Upper West Side home.

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55th New York Film Festival 2017

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017 in Events, Movies, Other, Theater

55th New York Film Festival 2017: Starting September 28th

The 55th edition of the New York Film Festival returns this fall to Lincoln Center. The much anticipated festival will be introducing audiences to the best national and international cinema of the year. Read on for a guide on the movies that will have everyone talking this coming awards season!

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Dave Chappelle at Radio City Music Hall

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in Events, Theater

The funny man is here all August!

Appearances will be made by performers including Chris Rock, The Roots, Leslie Jones, Lauryn Hill and Ice Cube!!

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Ozy Fest

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Events, Music, Other, Parks, Theater

OZY Fest is a one-of-a-kind summer festival that dares to think outside the box. It’s an innovative outdoor celebration that combines music with entertainment and creative talks. A place where new ideas are encouraged to be shared by people from different cultures and walks of life. Be the change you want to see in the world by attending the most revolutionary fest around. Watch the magic unfold in Central Park on July 22nd!

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Upper West Side Concerts: The Biggest Upcoming Stars at The Beacon Theatre in 2017!

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in Events, Music, Other, Theater

Itching for some Upper West Side concerts and theater? There is an insane amount of quality entertainment coming to the Upper West Side this summer and beyond. Here’s my list of the biggest stars to hit the stage of the Beacon Theatre.  Tickets tend to run out fast, so if you’re interested, get on it!

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Symphony Space Presents: Capitol Steps

Posted by on Jun 3, 2017 in Events, Other, Theater

Symphony Space presents Upper West Siders and theater lovers the hilarious Capitol Steps for some laugh therapy this Father’s Day, June 18th.

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Tales of the Moon

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in Children, Community, Theater

You will be over the moon when you bring your child to the puppet show, “Tales of the Moon,” created by the Twelves and Thirteens class at The Studio School.  After an in-depth study of puppetry and storytelling, the children selected classic stories about the moon, designed their puppets, props, and backdrops, and built an eight-foot-tall puppet theater. See these well-loved lunar tales brought to life and then join us for a trip to our outdoor yard to say hello to the moon through our telescope!

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