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Asymmetric: A Morality Tale Wrapped in a Spy Thriller

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
by on Playing Around

If you love Homeland, then you will love Asymmetric. In this play, we are plunked down in the midst of a fast-paced drama about four

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Genesis: Salgado at ICP

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
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The International Center of Photography (ICP), conveniently located at Sixth Avenue and 43rd Street, is moving down to Noho, near the New Museum, for the usual

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Exquisite Early Photographs of Yosemite

Friday, November 7th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Reproductions on this site – or anywhere else – cannot do justice to the 36 photographs of Yosemite Valley created by self-taught photographer – who

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Leaf Peeping – And Much More – In Door County, Wisconsin

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
by on Living Around

Recently, I went leaf peeping in an unexpected place for a New Yorker, Door County, Wisconsin, a 70-mile thumb of land that juts out into

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Spiegel: Israeli-Moroccan Restaurant

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
by on Dining Around

Shmulik Avital, an Israeli whose parents are Moroccan, is one of those people who turns his fantasies into reality. For example, a passionate motorcycle rider,

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Pride – Two Unlikely Groups Unite for a Cause

Friday, September 19th, 2014
by on Playing Around

Pride, a British drama-comedy, is the feel-good movie of the Fall. It opens in New York September 26. If you liked, The Full Monty and

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Charles James: Beyond Fashion at the Met

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
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After a ribbon cutting by Michelle Obama to open the renovated Costume Institute, now named the Anna Wintour Costume Center, a none-too-happy press corps, unaccustomed

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Roof Garden “Pavilion” at the Met

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
by on Playing Around

This year’s site-specific rooftop installation is a graceful structure – curved steel and two-way mirrored glass – that is both transparent and also reflects visitors

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