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Columbia Street from 6th Avenue

Here’s another of the undated and unidentified location shots from the City’s Archives. From the cars we’re putting this into the 1970s; it’s at least 30 years ago as the Expo 86 pavilion now occupied (for only a short while longer) by the casino is just visible today. 137 more words

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Why she chose Broadway over Hollywood

Tony nominee Lupita Nyong’o explains why she chose Broadway over Hollywood

“I had to do it, expectations be damned.”

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Women In Film

May 5th - West Side Story - "America"

In 1962, #WestSideStory by #LeonardBernstein entered the US album charts and stayed there at #1 for 54 weeks.  #America is one of the liveliest, “start the day” songs in the show #singing #feelgood… 317 more words

Feel Good

CURTAIN UP, PLAY BALL!

May 5th in history:

Carnegie Hall in New York opened on May 5th, 1891, with a concert conducted by the composer of “The Nutcracker,” Pyotr Tchaikovsky. 52 more words

Today In History

"'Cause Everything is Rent"

(It’s another 2 blog posts week!)

Last week was the 20th anniversary of Rent opening on Broadway and I, like so many others, am a huge fan, so I thought I would take the chance to talk about this much-loved show and my experiences with it! 961 more words

Broadway

'Hamilton' Celebrates 'Star Wars Day' May The 4th With J.J. Abrams

By Ned Ehrbar

NEW YORK, NY (CBS NEWS) – “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” director J.J. Abrams made his Broadway singing debut Wednesday — sort of. 149 more words

Entertainment

J J Abrams Joins Lin-Manuel Miranda At 'Hamilton's Between Shows 'Ham4Ham'

When your Broadway smash hit has just been laureled with a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations — three for yourself alone — you need to step up your game. 145 more words

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