Copeland conquers ‘Coppelia’!

In American Ballet Theatre’s (ABT) “Coppelia,” considered the last of the Romantic ballets, Misty Copeland made the fantasy real in her debut performance as Swanilda

Summer Jam: Hip-Hop Stars, Weed Smoke and a Whole Lot of Cursing

Hot 97’s Summer Jam at the MetLife Stadium was full of curses, big beats, surprise guest stars, base lyrics and, dare I say, much celebrated ratchetness.

Audra McDonald channels Billie Holiday on Broadway

Audra McDonald channels the spirit of Billie Holiday in a touching, moving portrayal of the late jazz singer in her Broadway show, “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill.”

June is FPPT: Film, pride, parades and theater

On June 8 the award show for excellence on Broadway, the Tony Awards, will broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall on CBS

Despite 'Bunny Rugs' passing, Coore & Third World march on

The year 2014 has been a whirlwind for the legendary reggae band Third World.

This summer, spend ‘After Midnight’ with LaBelle, Knight and Cole

“After Midnight” is a celebration of Duke Ellington’s years at the famed Harlem nightclub in the 1920s and 30s.

Hip Hop Hall of Fame inducts Sugar Hill Gang, the Sequence, ‘Wild Style’

The Hip Hop Hall of Fame Awards Show returned to television, taping at Stage 48 in midtown with a memorable induction ceremony and concert event that was hosted by the legendary Roxanne Shante with DJ Mell Starr on the turntables.

Cop claims Tupac’s last words were real to the very end

According to a recent report, a police officer revealed Tupac Shakur's last words.

NYC-based no-wave musician Tomas Doncker collaborates with mentor James Chance

Tomas Doncker is a successful label owner and founder of True Groove Records.

Hasan Harris: ‘Not guilty’

Headlines in 2008 blasted Hassan “Hocus 45th” Harris and his brother as kingpins of a major gang.

International Jazz Day in Harlem

Harlem’s third annual International Jazz Day was held at the Dwyer Cultural Center at Harlem’s Center for Arts Innovation in honor of UNESCO

Hip-hop pioneer DJ E-Z Rock dead at 46

Rodney “Skip” Brice passed away this weekend at the age of 46.

Gerry Eastman’s island on Bedford Avenue

In the face of gentrification Gerry Eastman has been able to not only maintain the building he owns in the neighborhood, but also preserve local music.

Giving jazz its due

It’s a mystery how certain things get embraced by society like adages.

TFF: Legends in our city

“OMG. That’s Quincy Jones, and he’s smiling at you,” murmured Rachel Tiederman, the newest myNewYorkeye multimedia team member, under her breath.