Wes Anderson topped himself with another record-breaker this weekend. After premieres at the Berlin Film Festival and last week at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, The Grand Budapest Hotel is by far the year’s biggest screen average...Show More Summary
Dish poetry editor Alice Quinn writes: Last night, the Poetry Society of America partnered with The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center to present e.e.cummings and Edna St. Vincent Millay: Two Mid-20th Century Stars, featuring the authors of biographies of the poets, Nancy Milford, whose Savage Beauty: The Life of […]
Lesli Klainberg has been serving in the post on an interim basis since December.
photos by Sachyn Mital Twangy rockers Deer Tick returned to NYC last night (3/6) for the ongoing American Songbook Series at Lincoln Center's Allen Room. Given the environment and their partially acoustic setup, they were less rowdy than usual, and...
Meryl Streep steps out to support her pal Emma Thompson at the 2014 The New York Philharmonic Spring Gala’s performance of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street held at Lincoln Center on Wednesday (March 5) in New York City. Also in attendance at the event was Meryl‘s husband Don Gummer, Neil Patrick Harris [...]
There is always a place for a production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd, especially one that gives us an oversized orchestra filling the hall with Sondheim's masterful score. The New York Philharmonic, which presented a concert version of Sweeney in 2000, does so again with strong results. Show More Summary
The Hill newspaper hosted a breakfast forum last week on the state of federal regulation. The panel consisted of former senators Blanche Lincoln (D) and George Allen (R), Susan Dudley at the GW regulatory center, Robert Weissman of Public Citizen, and me. Show More Summary
Remy Bumppo Theatre Company announced its 2014-15 season on Monday. This is the company’s 18th season, which will once again be entirely performed upstairs at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. All three titles have a comedic bent.
Saoirse Ronan hits the red carpet at the premiere of her new movie The Grand Budapest Hotel on Wednesday evening (February 26) at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New York City. The 19-year-old Oscar-nominated actress was joined at the event by her co-stars Adrien Brody, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe, and director Wes [...]
American Blues Theater will restage its hit production of “Hank Williams: Lost Highway” in its home at the Greenhouse Theater Center in Lincoln Park this summer, as a precursor to its 2014-15 season, which will include a new production...Show More Summary
The 2014-15 season will also see the Allen Room renamed in honor of Robert J. Appel.
Elaine Stritch‘s new docu opened in a pair of New York theaters this weekend to a decent crowd. The Tribeca ’13 doc opened at Lincoln Plaza and IFC Center grossing $7,500. Now in a wheelchair and frail, the Tony and Emmy Award-winning...Show More Summary
During a live taping of WNYC's Soundcheck on February 27th, taking place at The Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center, an important debate will be held: Beatles vs. Rolling Stones. And for some reason, Mike Myers will be there. [ more › ]
Every year, the Film Society of Lincoln Center has a number of widely-attended film series and while the New York Film Festival is still the society's annual milestone, there are a number of series that still bring in a lot of movieShow More Summary
While we wait for the summer movie and festival season to pick up in a few months, another film festival is preparing to return for its 43rd year. A spin-off of the New York Film Festival, the Film Society of Lincoln Center's New Directors/New Films festival features screenings of highly acclaimed feature debuts of up-and-coming filmmakers. Show More Summary
Lost in the Trees at Lincoln Center in 2013 (more by Dominick Mastrangelo) Indie folk band Lost in the Trees are currently in NYC. Their tour with All Tiny Creatures hits Bowery Ballroom TONIGHT (2/19) and they just finished performing/being...
Much has been made of New York Fashion Week becoming a "circus" these past few years, what with Lincoln Center resembling a gaudy convention center floor complete with "a brand new car !" parked inside the lobby, and every square inch sponsored by corporate America buying their way in. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Betty Carter, guitarist Wes Montgomery, drummer Elvin Jones and bandleader Fletcher Henderson have been voted into Jazz at Lincoln Center's Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame. JALC announced the 2014 inductees Monday after tallying votes by jazz fans worldwide from a list of 10 nominees selected by a committee of musicians and scholars. Show More Summary
Perhaps it was the wind chill whipping through Lincoln Center outside of the shows that had us paying extra attention to the many hats that walked the runway. Whether tall wool cloches, wide-brimmed fedoras, or even smaller fascinators, hats seemed to add a little bit of joie de vivre to... More »
Women's Wear Daily beauty editors took to Lincoln Center outfitted in an unlikely accessory: Google Glass. The $1,500 gadget, which is still in testing and not yet available to the public, was used by four editors at the 50 fashion shows WWD attended.