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David Kenney Honored at the Metropolitan Room

Sunday, February 15th, 2015
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Continuing a relatively new but now well-founded tradition, on February 12 the Metropolitan Room celebrated an early Valentine’s Day by honoring David Kenney (above, center)

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Viewers Will Either Love or Hate Fifty Shades of Grey

Friday, February 13th, 2015
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For those fans who have been eagerly awaiting the film adaptation of E.L. James’ novel, Fifty Shades of Grey will not disappoint. The plot is

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Meshell Ndegeocello

Meshell Ndegeocello: Pour Une Ame Souveraine-

Friday, February 13th, 2015
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A Dedication to Nina Simone Meshell Ndegeocello’s music is a mélange of new wave/electronic, r & b, hip hop, and gospel. Hers are contemporary interpretations

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Rasheeda Speaking Will Ensnare You

Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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“Men ought to either be indulged or utterly destroyed, for if you merely offend them they take vengeance, but if you injure them greatly, they

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Think 50 Shades Is Kinky? Try These

Thursday, February 12th, 2015
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With the upcoming release of 50 Shades of Grey based on the best-selling novel garnering so much uh…excitement, let us remember that this is only one

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Brian Dykstra Selling Out – Fast, Dense, Compelling

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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Remember Peter Finch’s rabble rousing “I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore!” from the film Network? Brian Dykstra has articulated

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The Frick Collection Director Ian Wardropper Explains What Makes El Greco’s Work Extraordinary

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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With all the blockbuster exhibitions around town, one of the most illuminating recent shows presented fewer paintings than can be counted on the fingers of

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Here’s To The Girls: Hollywood’s Leading Ladies -Great Material, Mixed Performance

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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Who better to lead us through the halcyon days of Hollywood’s musical queens than the besotted Charles Busch who has not only been obsessed with

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