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The tiny stage at the Way Station in Brooklyn, N.Y. is loaded with character -- and a backline and drum set, which is a good thing considering nobody wants to haul around a bunch of gear on a subway.
Live, from New York, it's ... Al Sharpton? Not really. Instead, veteran Sharpton impersonator Kenan Thompson pulled on a large, long wig to portray him in a "Saturday Night Live" segment, "Undercover Sharpton," as the show poked fun at last week's revelations that the MSNBC commentator and activist had been an FBI informant in the 1980s .
An eclectic mix of musicians make up this week's North East roots music column, Alan Nichol has the latest Simone Felice has already managed to experience most of life's various adventures and he has yet to reach middle age.
"War Horse" star Jeremy Irvine has landed the lead role in Roland Emmerich's intimate indie "Stonewall," which chronicles the gay rights movement, an individual familiar with the project told TheWrap.
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A new trend in "global sharing" allows people to get a taste of faraway lands while dining with complete strangers.
Roland Emmerich, best known as the director of big-budget action films like Independence Day and White House Down, is moving ahead with Stonewall; a historical drama which will focus on the early days of the gay rights movement.
It's getting pretty hard to avoid Scarlett Johansson, but why would you want to? We've learned that the star of blockbusters , weird art-house sci-fi and magazine covers hates the ScarJo nickname , used to date fun.
If you go to see Asolo Rep's production of 4000 Miles after reading some of the rave reviews of this Amy Herzog play in its New York versions, you may at first be puzzled by their ardor.
"The Fantasticks," the world's longest-running musical, will bring a steampunk-styled allegory about deceit, disillusionment and devotion to Western Carolina University's John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 27. Narrated by bandit El Gallo, the romantic musical follows the lives of young Matt and Luisa as their ... (more)
From a 1912 handbill, drumming up support for a proper memorial. In our podcast on the South Street Seaport , we forgot to mention a very interesting little landmark to the area -- the Titanic Memorial , a 60-foot white lighthouse that sits in the little plaza at Fulton and Water Streets.