Arts

The Bash on the Bridge
Festejo en el puente

The party was going strong – and high. NYC Parks joined Comptroller Scott Stringer, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, City Council Speaker...
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Marching to a new beat
Marchando a un nuevo ritmo

Los funcionarios del nuevo Desfile del Día Dominicano Inc. anunciaron a los homenajeados del Desfile del Día Dominicano 2015, que se celebrará el domingo 9 de agosto....
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A nice pitch
Exito a lo amable

Linda Kaplan Thaler, ex alumna del City College de Nueva York (CCNY por sus siglas en inglés), ha creado publicidad reconocida en prácticamente todos los hogares del país....
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Curtain call for the Coliseum?
¿Ovación final para el Coliseo?

Un antiguo cine de Washington Heights con una rica historia podría ser transformado en un moderno centro comercial. El Teatro Coliseo, situado en la esquina de la calle 181 y Broadway, fue inaugurado en 1920...
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UC Recap- July 20 – July 25

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution, the latest film by director Stanley Nelson, masterfully tells the story of the rise and subsequent fall of the Black Panther Party...

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MT- Community News 07.29.15
MT- Noticias comunitarias 07.29.15

Join the Moose Hall Theatre Company for its final performance of Henry IV as part of the Inwood Shakespeare Festival at the Inwood Park on Sat., Aug. 1st at 7 p.m.‎ The festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos and collaborators ...
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Tagged by Thompson
Capturado por Thompson

Cole Thompson is the founder and curator of the MyInwood.Net, which reveals the unique history of the northernmost corner of Manhattan. Whether focusing on the legacy of Inwood’s own Princess Naomi...
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MT- Community News 07.22.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 07.22.15

Visit Sherman Creek Park on Tues., Jul. 28th as the New York Restoration Project (NYRP) presents its first Summer Movie Night. An annual series, the Summer...
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UC Recap- July 13 – July 18

On Tuesday July 14th, 2015, 71 years later, Oskar Gruning, 94 years old, was convicted for complicity in the mass murder of Jews during WW II. Local novelist A.J. Sidransky penned a poignant and personal piece about his own relatives that were deported to Auschwitz...

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Break for dance

Statement Arts is hosting free hip-hop dance classes by artist Lya Pouleyy for children ages 5-14 starting this Sat., Jul. 18th. Classes will be divided up by age, and will be hosted over three weeks. The workshop will take place at the United Palace, at 176th Street and Broadway...

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Strokes, in step
Pinceladas para el bien

"Era un desastre caminando". Russell M. recordó cómo se enfrentó a los tribunales después de luchar contra el abuso de sustancias. Era agosto de 2014 y tenía que hacer un cambio....
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Lean in to listen
Apoyarse para escuchar

These hills too are alive with the sound of music. Listen Closely, a new chamber music Initiative established by artists James Waldo and Rose Hashimoto, is bringing classical music ot local residents...
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The new Power Rangers
Los nuevos Power Rangers

Most New Yorkers wouldn't consider taking the stairs to reach the top of the Empire State Building, but by late August, some uptown summer campers might feel like they've done that dozens of times...
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Savor the swirl
Saborear el remolino

Los fuegos artificiales no tienen que desaparecer. Aunque las celebraciones del Día de la Independencia han concluido, hay una nueva razón para levantar una copa...
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MT- Community News 07.15.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 07.15.15

Join the New York Restoration Project (NYPR) on Sat., Jul. 25th, from 8:30 – 11 a.m. for a community clean-up opportunity, which is open to all volunteers and families of all skill level and experience...
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UC Recap- July 6 – July 11

Kismat Restaurant (603 Fort Washington Ave) has been serving some seriously delicious Indian cuisine in Washington Heights for over 3 decades. Well, guess what? They now have an outpost in Harlem. Clove Harlem is located at 1592 Amsterdam Avenue at 139th Street, directly in front of the City College campus...

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A Revolutionary’s Rhythm
Un ritmo revolucionario

Después de una exitosa carrera en el Teatro Public, el dramaturgo, compositor y actor Lin-Manuel Miranda muda el musical Hamilton al Teatro Richard ...
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A reprise in regard
Recuperación del Pasado

Un cuarto de siglo más tarde, los dos de nuevo estrechan sus manos. Veinticinco años después de la histórica visita de Nelson Mandela a la ciudad de Nueva York...
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Broadway Barks

Time to raise the roof- and give a woof. Broadway star Bernadette Peters will sign copies of her newly published third children’s book...
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NOT TO BE MISSED
NO SE LO PIERDA

Shonibare Summer of Art: Touch Tour for the Blind and Visually Impaired at the Morris-Jumel Mansion (MJM) is being presented in conjunction with Yinka Shonibare MBE's "Colonial Arrangements" exhibit....
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UC Recap – June 29 – July 4

The Classical Theatre of Harlem latest’s production, The Tempest, has an uncanny knack for timing. The play remixes the classic Shakespearean opus and references the island of Hispaniola as Prospero’s magical island.

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A love supreme
Un amor supremo

Una comida antes de la marcha. Los residentes se reunieron el pasado domingo 28 de junio en el Indian Road Café para el desayuno anual previo al desfile del orgullo...
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SUMMER 2015 WALKING TOURS
RECORRIDOS A PIE DEL VERANO 2015

Washington Heights e Inwood (WAHI) son comunidades que han, en los últimos años, ganado reconocimiento en los cambios demográficos masivos...
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UC Recap – June 22 – June 27

I want to start this newsletter by thanking all the folks who have read this column in the last 5 years. It is an honor to have such a long running column in a neighborhood institution like the Manhattan Times. The love and support is deeply appreciated...

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Art Stroll Closing Reception

Join the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) at historic Morris Jumel Mansion on Tues., Jun. 30th, for the closing reception of the 2015 Uptown Arts Stroll. The Uptown Arts Stroll is an annual month-long art festival, wherein for the month of June, artists from...

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Storm brings waterworks
Tormenta ocasiona lagrimones

She was in tears throughout the night. Not toddler Emma Lucia, but her mother, People’s Theatre Project Founder and Co-Executive Producer Mino Lora. She had good reason...
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Beautification Day at Fort Tryon Park
Día de embellecimiento

Inscríbase en la mesa del Comité Amigos en la entrada Margaret Corbin Circle en el Jardín Heather. Use pantalones largos y zapatos resistentes y acompañe al Comité de Amigos del Fideicomiso de Fort Tryon Park en sus días mensuales de embellecimiento...
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Mad at 10
Aún locos a los 10

It’s the ten-year reunion, and they’re making it official – and palatial. The stars, students, instructors and filmmakers of the 2005 hit documentary Mad Hot Ballroom are reuniting at the United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA)....
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Uptown Print Project
Proyecto de impresión del norte del condado

The Uptown Print Project was created to provide a cultural resource for the diverse Washington Heights and Inwood communities of Upper Manhattan through a month-long series of printmaking activities, ending on Jun. 27th...
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UC Recap – June 15 – June 20

I have to thank Mayor Bill de Blasio for coming Uptown to the Shabazz Center on Father’s Day to once again forcefully denounce the planned mass deportations of undocumented Haitians and Dominicans of Haitian descent in the Dominican Republic...

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MT- Community News 06.24.15
MT- Noticias Comunales 06.24.15

prenda sobre historia, ciencia y matemáticas utilizando bloques LEGO con ladrillos ‘4 Kidz’ el miércoles, 8 de julio en la Biblioteca Pública de Inwood.
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Sisters of the still
Hermanas de la quietud

Encontraron su vocación y el uno al otro con la película. Maritza Meléndez y Josefa Jaime son fotógrafas ambas de Washington Heights buscando capturar la belleza de su ciudad...
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El Bulevar de los Boricuas

Fue El Bulevar de los Boricuas este domingo, ya que cientos de miles se reunieron a lo largo de la Quinta avenida para el 58° Desfile anual del Día de Puerto...
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Sit on these (sculptures)
Siéntese en esto

Have a seat – or nine. Just after reopening the High Bridge, the Parks Department has announced that it will host a public art exhibition along the esplanade leading to the bridge...
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MT- Community News 06.17.15
MT- Noticias Comunitarias 06.17.15

Para celebrar la temporada de verano, EmblemHealth organiza una clase de zumba en el Teatro United Palace el lunes 22 de junio. El popular entrenamiento de todo el cuerpo -inspirado en los latinos- ofrecerá un divertido y saludable ejercicio...
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Statement on a Campaign
Statement en campaña

Statement Arts ha lanzado una campaña IndieGoGo en apoyo a Expanding Horizons, su programa de preparación universitaria en el United Palace de Artes Culturales....
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UC Recap – June 8 – June 13

The Uptown Renaissance continues apace. This past Tuesday, the High Bridge opened after 45 years and a $60 million renovation. The High Bridge is not any old bridge. In fact, it is New York City’s oldest bridge, built in 1848...

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Girl Be Heard

¿Estás buscando hacer un impacto en su comunidad a través de la defensa, la escritura o presentaciones callejeras? El colectivo de teatro sin fines de lucro Girl Be Heard está lanzando sus primeros talleres...
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MT- Community News 06.10.15
Noticias de la Comunidad 06.10.15

Join P.A.’L.A.N.T.E. Harlem on Fri., Jun. 12th and Sat., Jun. 13th at the Adam Clayton Powell State Building Office for the “Demystifying Housing” conference. The annual event looks to explore current issues faced by renters and homeowners living in the city.
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UC Recap – June 1 – June 6

The United Palace (4140 Broadway) is the place to be in June. First of all, there will be a free screening of the poignant Selma on Friday, June 12th at 7:30 pm. Then on Sunday, June 14th at noon there will be a can’t miss Q&A with Amelia Boynton Robinson...

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UC Recap – May 25 – May 30

As a kid growing up in Washington Heights, before the Internet, my library card was my passport to a world beyond my neighborhood. The local library on 179th street was my gateway to destinations all over the globe as well as a convenient time machine...

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Stroll hits stride
Pa’lante con el Paseo

El viernes 29 de mayo, la Alianza de las Artes del Norte de Manhattan (NoMAA por sus siglas en inglés) lanzó su más reciente Paseo de las Artes...
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Community News 06.03.15
Noticias de la Comunidad 06.03.15

Join fellow neighbors on Sun., Jun. 7th from 12:30 – 3 p.m. for the 4th Annual Spring Clean. Together with Councilmember Ydanis Rodríguez, New Leaf Café, La Marina, Dichter Pharmacy, the Department of Sanitation...
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Afropoetics
Afro-poética

Mayra Santos Febres, autora de fama internacional y creadora del Festival de la Palabra de Puerto Rico, estará acompañada por una alineación estelar...
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Tunnel Vision
Visión del túnel

The New York City Department of Transportation’s (NYC DOT) Art Program unveiled five one-of-a-kind murals on Mon., May 18th...
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Barrio Boricua

Lo construyeron y vinieron. Ya fuesen atraídos por el llamado de la bomba en la avenida, por las llamadas a pleno pulmón de Calma Carmona ...
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Solace at Sol
Consuelo en Sol

Award-winning visual artist and lecturer Leroy Campbell will present his latest exhibit, “Historical Backbone: The Resilience and Determination of a People,” at The Sol Studio...
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The Coming of Carnaval
La llegada del Carnaval

El Festival y Carnaval del bulevar Juan Pablo Duarte es un festival familiar de muchas cuadras que comenzó hace dieciséis años, cuando una parte de la avenida St. Nicholas ...
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Cultivating Cultural Attachés
Cultivar agregados culturales

Tomarán los jueves. El programa de Jueves de Adolescentes, una iniciativa para después de la escuela que permite a los estudiantes de secundaria aprovechar las oportunidades disponibles...
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Art-making with Martorell
Crear arte con Martorell

A partir de ahora hasta el 29 de mayo, el reconocido artista puertorriqueño Antonio Martorell será el anfitrión de un taller para artistas para actualizar la pieza De aquí pa'llá/From Here to There...
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