Tag Archives: Arts

Community News – 08.31.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.31.16

On Fri., Sept. 16th, join The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit for a production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Olivier Award...
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“Anchors ” Reweigh
Aclamando las “Anclas”

Han estado en el centro de sus comunidades, y ahora están siendo transfundidas con nuevos fondos...
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Community News – 08.24.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.24.16

On Sat., Sept. 24th, from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., drop by the Little Red Lighthouse Festival in Fort...
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UC Recap – August 15th – August 20th

There is no denying that things are rapidly changing in our neighborhood. Some may argue that it is...

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March of the Mujer
Marcha de la Mujer

Fue la vía de la mujer. Durante unas horas, el pasado domingo 14 de agosto, la sexta avenida fue el bulevar de elección de...
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Keen on capacity
Entusiastas de las habilidades

Hay un nuevo apoyo al arte en El Alto. El Departamento de Asuntos Culturales de NYC y sus socios de la comunidad han anunciado...
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Community News – 08.17.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.17.16

Visite la Mansión Morris-Jumel el sábado, 27 de agosto de 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. para una fiesta temática de té centrada en...
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UC Recap – August 8th – August 13th

The winds of change are blowing briskly through Uptown. With the swirl of global capital descending upon Uptown...

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In bloom at Bruce’s
Floreciendo en el Jardín Bruce

This is one graphic garden. A neighborhood garden is making efforts to increase cultural programming while...
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Community News – 08.10.16
Noticias Comunitarias – 08.10.16

Don Rice, organizador de las series “Lost Inwood” e historiador local, llevará a cabo una conferencia sobre la...
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Community News 08.03.16
Noticias Comunitarias 08.03.16

The Inwood Library will host a discussion on the 1989 film A Dry White Season, which was adapted from the eponymously...
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Community News 07.27.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.27.16

El domingo 31 de julio de 3 p.m. a 5 p.m., únase a Princeton FFR/BTGALA y Yale GALA, Inc. para una lectura...
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UC Recap – July 18th – July 23rd

If you are not frightened after the 4-day infomercial of intolerance, xenophobia and racism then you are, like far too...

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Garden’s Gaze
Mirada al jardín

Visitors to Bruce’s Garden in Inwood’s Isham Park might have noticed an unusual visual display...
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Community News 07.20.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.20.16

On Sat., Jul. 23rd, the collective of musicians and artists known as “Songs From A Room (Sofar)” will host a gig at a secret location...
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UC Recap – July 11th – July 16th

Elvis Nolasco is a man of the people. In spite of the awards, the accolades and the acclaim Elvis remains someone who cares...

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Miranda makes his move
Miranda se mueve

Lin-Manuel Miranda hizo su reverencia final como Alexander Hamilton en la presentación del 9 de julio de su gran...
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Community News 07.13.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.13.16

On Mon., Jul. 25th, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., the Julia de Burgos Performance Arts Center, located at 680 Lexington Ave., will host El Barrio Raíces Camp...
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UC Recap – July 4th – July 9th

Harlem has always exuded cutting edge cool. While whiskey has a long history in Harlem it took entrepreneur Ron Williams...

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Havens at home
Diseñar refugios en hogares

La diseñadora de interiores Ruthie Kukoff ha hecho una carrera de limpiar el desorden y rediseñar los hogares de...
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Community News 07.06.16
Noticias Comunitarias 07.06.16

On Fri., Jul. 8th at 2 p.m., join the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY) for an informative exhibition...
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UC Recap – June 27th – July 2nd

It’s official folks; Adriano Espaillat has won the Democratic primary after Keith Wright conceded recently...

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Summer Leisure and Learning
¡Llego el verano! Es hora de diversión y aprendizaje.

Summertime brings opportunities to cheer on friends at neighborhood baseball games, visit a local...
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Community News 06.29.16
Noticias Comunitarias 06.29.16

On Sun., July 3rd, the Fort Tryon Park Trust will host a tour of Heather Garden from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
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“A quiet, humble service”
“Un tranquilo y humilde servicio”

Una artista local está intentando contar la historia de la Guardia Costera de Estados Unidos...
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UC Recap – June 20th – June 25th

We came, we saw, we stormed the palace. Hundreds of people came from far and wide to celebrate...

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Community News 06.22.16
Noticias Comunitarias 06.22.16

Dance Project of Washington Heights is up and running again. The program offers children an opportunity to take tap-dance and ballet lessons...
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Rosa at Rio
Rosa en Río

Where spirituality and political activism intersect, there is also a place for visual art...
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UC Recap – June 13th – June 18th

Lin-Manuel Miranda continues to amaze, astound and inspire. Hamilton won a whopping 11 Tony Awards including best new musical and...

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A Broad Brush
Una brocha de belleza

They were struck by the strokes. A new mural at the George Washington Educational Complex is the handiwork of seven student artists intent on...
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Community News 06.15.16
Noticias Comunitarias 06.15.16

Community Board 12’s Youth and Education Committee, the Community Education Council, and the NYPD Community Partnership Program will...
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Thrill at the Tavern
Emoción en the Tavern

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UC Recap – June 6th – June 11th

Only a few days left people. The People’s Theatre Project’s (PTP) annual benefit is going down on June 21st at the venerable United Palace.

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UC Recap – May 30th – June 4th

Michael Henry Adams wrote a must-read Op-Ed in the NY Times with the provocative title “The End of Black Harlem.” While many of us...

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The noisemakers below
Los ruidosos de abajo

Every weekday afternoon around 3:30, they gather in the basement. The group of young music students meet in Washington Heights to jam.
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Community News 06.01.16
Noticias Comunitarias 06.01.16

Sow your seeds at Morris-Jumel Mansion. On Sun., Jun 5th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. visit the grounds of the mansion...
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Community News 05.25.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.25.16

Discover the sounds of spring at Morris-Jumel Mansion on Sat., May 28th from 3 – 5 p.m. The melodic sounds of harps and voices of the Celtic Isles will be on display at the "Music at Morris-Jumel" spring opener featuring...
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UC Recap – May 16th – May 21st

We didn’t even know we were in the running but we are ecstatic to be considered one of the 25 best NYC neighborhood blogs of 2016.

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The High School Musical
Estudios en Escenario

Broadway tiene un nuevo beat – boxer. Y ha sido nombrado en su puesto por nada menos que Lin-Manuel Miranda. Miranda está...
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On the Fence
En la valla

Color it Carlo. Uptown residents walking near the A train station on 184th Street and Overlook Terrace may have recently been surprised by...
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Uc Recap – May 9nd – May 14th

Please do the following: Go to http://www.ptp.nyc/ and purchase your tickets for The People’s Theatre Project’s annual benefit...

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The Wizard brings Wild Style
Wild Style llega al United Palace

Director Charlie Ahearn on set (left) and today (right).

They’ll be putting it down at the Palace. The United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA) will soon screen the iconic 1983 film...
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Passion Project
Proyecto pasión

They’ll be packing. On Fri., May 13th, public school students from District 6 and the Urban Arts Partnership will descend upon United Palace...
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Community News 05.11.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.11.16

Visit the Dyckman Farmhouse Museum on Sat., May 14th from 5 – 7:30 p.m. for a special benefit event. The historic farmhouse is the oldest...
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Drawing on the dynamic
Dibujando dínamos

There were icons and comics – but thankfully, no con. Students from afterschool and community center programs funded by the Department...
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A sweet sixteen
Dulces dieciséis

Another day, another record. The honors keep pouring in for Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway megahit Hamilton.
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Community News 05.04.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.04.16

Ana Castillo ha sido llamada una de las voces más poderosas de la literatura chicana. Nancy Mercado es la editora de la primera antología...
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Aces for Anna
Ases para Anna

Lo logró. La ganadora 2016 del Concurso de Carteles del Paseo de las Artes de la Alianza de las Artes del Norte Manhattan...
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Community News 04.27.16
Noticias Comunitarias 04.27.16

Visit the Allen Pavilion/NY Presbyterian Hospital on Fri., Apr. 29th from 6 – 7:30 p.m. for a class on communing via bike.
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Hamilton wins Pulitzer Prize

Hamilton gana el Premio Pulitzer

Tendrá que hacer un poco más de espacio en el manto. Hamilton, del gigante del hip-hop y Broadway Lin-Manuel Miranda...
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