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The Ride – Not Your Typical Bus Trip

Sunday, May 19th, 2013
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“How are you? Where are you folks from? The Dominican Republic? Such a lovely family…” welcomes Julie. “That looks gooood, Did you bring me a

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Zarkana An irresistibly odd escape  Cirque du Soleil invites you to Zarkana, a fantastically bizarre journey premiering exclusively at Radio City Music Hall. This epic spectacle takes audiences into a fantastical and suspenseful world where highly-acrobat

Cirque du Soleil Zarkana—Dazzling

Monday, June 18th, 2012
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Spec·tac·u·lar -[spek-tak-yuh-ler]-impressive, large scale display; dramatically daring or thrilling. Having blazed the trail for theatrical circuses, consistently pushing the envelope, Cirque du Soleil is back

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Woman Around Town: Jennifer Sheehan Has a Calling

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012
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The little brown-haired daughter born to Jan and Diane Sheehan almost arrived performing. At 2 ½ she could credibly manage “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” “in

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Thrills, Chills, And a Couple Of Spills

Saturday, July 16th, 2011
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With Zarkana, Cirque du Soliel comes back to its roots. Forget the train wreck that was Banana Shpeel, and the what-the-hell-can-we-possibly-do-to-justify-these-prices of Vegas, and you

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Woman Around Town:
Deborah Koenigsberger—Heart of Gold

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
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Music can stir our emotions and push us to act. Just ask Deborah Koenigsberger. A huge Stevie Wonder fan, she attended all seven of his

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The Two Towers: A Masterpiece of Human Talent

Friday, October 15th, 2010
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The staging of Two Towers at Radio City Music Hall was a celebration of storytelling, cinematography, and music. Tolkien’s classic follows the last battle for

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The Lord of the Rings: Two Towers and 300 Musicians

Saturday, October 2nd, 2010
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I wonder if we’ll ever be put into songs or tales. Samwise Gamgee, Hobbit Wonder no more, good Hobbit. As cultural events go, this happening

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Ringo Starr Stars in His NYC Birthday Bash

Friday, July 9th, 2010
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Ringo Starr turned 70 years old on Wednesday, and he brought the party (and plenty of “peace and love”) to New York as he performed

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