Arts & Entertainment


Loretta Abbott—Dance was her life

An iconic photo from a 1960s performance of Alvin Ailey’s masterpiece “Revelation” captures a man and woman walking forward side-by-side.

Jesse Williams' speech stole the BET Awards

Actor Jesse Williams took to the BET Awards stage Sunday night as an honoree and left a hero.

Jennifer Holliday headlining Macy's 4th of July Fireworks show

Grammy and Tony-Award winner Jennifer Holliday is scheduled to perform at Macy's 4th of July Fireworks celebration.

2016 BET Awards: The winners

The 2016 "BET Awards," is set to take place at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 26 in Los Angeles. This year’s show features a tribute to late superstar Prince.

Citrus sorrel halibut

I adore halibut—really, any white big-flake fish.

Best places to visit in the US 2016

I just love Lonely Planet!

Backstage: All about beauty and styling

The womenswear label Georgia Alice is dedicated to creating modern, luxurious ready-to-wear.

Summer styles: Leggier looks reign

This summer, the variety of weather climates urges you to have a variety of clothes in your closet.

Welcome to the Golden Isles of Georgia!

What do NFL great and actor James Brown, poet Sidney Lanier, and the Rockefellers have in common? The Golden Isles of Georgia!

Dr. Lonnie Smith, Coltrane at Birdland, African masks

Dr. Lonnie Smith, the ever swinging organist and composer, brings his Hammond B-3 to the Jazz Standard (116 E. 27 St.) June 28 to July 3. Smith’s audience prescription for his engagement will be plenty of national hip rhythms from ...

New York art tour in Chelsea

This past weekend was the sixth annual West Chelsea Artists Open Studios tour presented by the West Chelsea Artists Group.

Artist with Down syndrome featured at local gallery

An exhibition of works by Haile King Rubie, a 26-year-old Harlem artist with Down syndrome, will inaugurate the Clara Francis Gallery, a new Harlem art spot, from July 27 to Aug. 17, 2016.

‘The Fits’—A story told through the language of dance

“The Fits” is a film not so much about the performance of dance, but about dance and movement as the language of the film itself.

Horoscope: June 23 - June 29

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

In conversation: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Walter Mosley talk shop at NYPL

If you live long enough you’ll find yourself in the same room as some very interesting, and unexpected, folks.