Arts & Entertainment


Babyface and New Edition—Oldies, but goodies

Babyface may seem like a quiet, unassuming guy, but put him on a stage and he sets the house on fire with 30 years of hits, from The Deele to After 7, to Paula Abdul, to Karyn White, to Boys ...

Mint Condition, the world’s most underrated band, rocks NYC

Mint Condition for president, and B.B. King’s for V.P.—yes! Mint Condition lives up to the title of their 1996 third studio album, “Definition of a Band.” Think Earth, Wind & Fire, bring in Maze and Frankie Beverly, bring in 90s ...

Soufrière resorts named to top resorts list

Two of Soufrière, St. Lucia’s top resorts have been included among the Top 25 Caribbean Resorts by one of the world’s leading travel magazines.

Men’s fashion week report: Popsicle color combinations are cool

Men’s spring/summer 2017 Fashion Week presentations went off without a hitch in New York last week.

D’Angelo’s dashing duds for spring/summer 2017

Designer Edwing D’Angelo rolled right into the third edition of New York Fashion Week with a fascinating menswear collection.

Sip & Toast Harlem

There is always something happening in Harlem, and summer is no exception.

Have car, will travel, Part 1

This is the first of a two-part series on driving in a foreign country.

Denzel, Viola bring ‘Fences’ to silver screen

Paramount Pictures has given an awards season December release to Denzel Washington’s “Fences,” with a limited opening in New York and Los Angeles Dec. 16 and a wide release on Christmas Day, according to Variety.

Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival rocks Queens

Dancehall, roots reggae, lover rock, calypso, soca and all meats jerk took over Roy Wilkins park in Queens this past Sunday.

‘2 Dope Queens’ co-host launches new solo WNYC podcast

Two new voices emerged in the podcast world in early spring—launching at No. 1 on iTunes—and they belonged to two young Black women with zero qualms about talking about anything, especially not the hilarious differences between Black and white people.

Maurice Hines talks ‘Tappin’ Thru Life’

“Maurice Hines Tappin’ Thru Life” is back! That delicious jazz- and tap-filled musical treat that enjoyed a limited Broadway run earlier this year is coming to Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park July 28, for one night only.

‘She Loves Me’ is a theatrical delight!

You will love “She Loves Me,” playing at Studio 54. This musical comedy is just a good time at the theater.

‘Paramour’ is thrilling theater

In the audience, you get to experience a captivating story, phenomenal singing and some of the most stunning, graceful and lovely acrobatics you’ve ever seen.

‘Don’t Blink’—A journey into the world of a legendary photographer

“I hate to be pinned in front of the camera because that’s what I do people,” Robert Frank, the legendary photographer, tells the audience early on in “Don’t Blink—Robert Frank,” the new film by Laura Isabel, which will be showing ...

Ballet Hispánico featured in Lincoln Center at the Movies

Beauty of motion. Power in the sublime. An athlete poured into the body of a dancer.