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Posted on March 10, 2017 | No CommentsOp-ed by GVSHP Executive Director Andrew Berman in Read it here. To great fanfare, Mayor […]
Posted on January 18, 2017 | No CommentsCurrently the Skyscraper Museum in Battery Park City is hosting an exhibit “Ten & Taller: […]
Posted on October 17, 2016 | No CommentsThe year was 1966. Lyndon Baines Johnson was in his second term as president, […]
Posted on August 19, 2016 | 1 CommentBelieve it or not, the Soho Playhouse is actually within the Charlton-King-Vandam Historic District, which […]
Posted on June 7, 2016 | 2 CommentsGreenwich Village has been a hot-bed for creative theatrical minds since at least the beginnings […]
Posted on June 22, 2015 | 1 CommentOn the corner of 12th Street, the highly ornamented 817 Broadway is a visual treat. […]
Posted on May 27, 2015 | No CommentsIn remembering the 150th anniversary of the Lincoln assassination, the Merchant’s House Museum displayed a […]
Posted on May 19, 2015 | No CommentsLorraine Vivian Hansberry was born on May 19, 1930. The trailblazing playwright, activist, and Nina […]
Posted on April 29, 2015 | No CommentsNineteen years ago today, Playwright Jonathan Larson’s Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning musical “Rent” […]
Posted on April 2, 2015 | 1 CommentThe history of Broadway is a diverse one. In our neighborhood, this famous thoroughfare has […]