Arts & Entertainment


Disrupt NYC host their first concert with Jidenna and the Local Natives 

TechCrunch Disrupt NY hosted their first private concert at the Webster Hall in Manhattan on Wednesday, May 17. Megastar Jidenna and Local Natives performed from 8 p.m. to 11pm.

Tony-nominated Michelle Wilson talks ‘Sweat’

I recently had the opportunity to interview Tony-nominated Michelle Wilson for her role as Cynthia in Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage’s “Sweat,” playing at Studio 54 on West 54th Street.

‘Sweat’ is moving theater

“Sweat,” Lynn Nottage’s latest work, is an intensely written and flawlessly performed drama. It will make you laugh and cry as it tells a real story of real people’s lives.

Checked bag tips

There is no worst start to a trip than arriving to your destination without your luggage. Airlines are notorious for often delaying your luggage’s travel, or losing it all together.

Horoscope: May 25 - May 31

Find out what that star say about what's in store for your future.

Day-to-evening looks with delicate details

At New York Fashion Week, there were several new designers on the bill. Jonathan Simkhai’s presentation was created for the modern woman.

Eco-friendly fashions in clever colors and cuts for fall ’17

At the Swedish Residence on Park Avenue at 64th Street, designer Gudrun Sjödén’s fall ’17 collection was recently introduced by Leif Pagrotsky, the consul general of Sweden, with a continental breakfast. Sjödén presented sneak-peak of her summer ’17 collection on ...

Harlem EatUp kicks off at the Apollo

A special homage to the great Billie Holiday kicked off the 2017 Harlem EatUp! Festival at the Apollo last week.

‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul’—Take this trip!

The Heffley family—Dad (Tom Everett Scott), Mom (Alicia Silverstone), older brother (Charlie Waters), Greg, the diary writer, himself (Jason Drucker) and younger brother (Dylan and Wyatt Walters)—take off from their middle-class abode to travel to Grandma Meemaw’s 90th birthday celebration. ...

“Alien: Covenant” doesn’t disappoint

Terror is back, the alien type of terror. Do you remember the terrifying image of a larva alien exploding out of a bloody human body—ravenous—and moving like a bullet in search of a new host?

Javier Bardem bent on revenge in ‘Pirates’

There are some actors who could—literally—read anything and make it exciting.

Amandla Stenberg plays a girl in love with life

African-American actress Amandla Stenberg and Nick Robinson star in the teenage romance in “Everything, Everything” as a pair of adorable kids in the first blush of puppy love.

Tyde-Courtney Edwards’ story of dance and healing

The founding director of BalletAfterDark, Tyde-Courtney Edwards, is bent of telling her story and letting those who may be in the same situation know that there are options.

Community Calendar: May 25 - May 31

Check out what's going on around the city this week!

Introducing Christopher Johnson’s ‘100:1 Crack Legacy’

It could be effectively argued that visuals destroyed the process of visualization. This theory, once applied closely to the arts, as video popularity sometimes supplanted that of the song it was to support, has trickled into everyday life.