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Musical References in Something Rotten!

Something Rotten! pokes fun at many musical theater conventions. The show-stopping number “A Musical” takes that one step further and gives a giant wink to many famous musicals that came before. 91 more words

2017-18 Season

The street names carved into Brooklyn corners

Look up at this busy Park Slope corner, and you’ll see two street names engraved on decorative blocks: 5th Avenue (the numeral, lovely!) and Garfield Place. 102 more words


Lady G. reblogged this on The Realm Of Olde Brooklyn and commented:

These carved names are remarkable. I wonder how many other pre-war buildings have carvings in Brooklyn? If you peruse her blog — Ephemeral New York has found plenty of these lovelies all around Manhattan.

NYC Day 3

Tuesday 18 April 2017 started exactly the same as the others: awake at 6:30, then breakfast, then out to explore; but today was different to all the others, it’s a day that will never be repeated. 427 more words


NYC Day 1

Twisters in Nebraska, a parachuting Easter Bunny in Texas, and 87°C on Fifth Avenue as we dodged the crowd-crush watching the Easter Parade between 49th and 57th. 623 more words


walking home

Last night’s bright lights and saturated colors of the city from my walk home last night.

Ah, Seattle. 16 more words