Monthly Archives: December, 2014
Though Arthur Avenue is traditionally acknowledged as the heart of the Bronx’s Little Italy, it is officially a part of what larger neighborhood?
“I arrive in Times Square about six o’clock. It is Broadway’s finest hour. Here, until midnight, New York takes its bath of light.” — Paul Morand
Gotta dance? Come to New York! Where else is better for moving your feet than the home of both the New York City Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre? But there’s more than that. From tap to tango, from Broadway to burlesque, from the Dance Theatre of Harlem to the Radio City Rockettes, this city …
“Out of the tenements cold as stone, Dark figures start for work, I watch them sadly shuffle on, ‘Tis dawn, dawn in New York.” — Claude McKay
“New York blazes like a magnificent jewel in its fit setting of sea, and earth, and stars.” — Thomas Wolfe
Brooklyn Academy of Music Congratulations to Lee Gelber for getting the correct answer first!
Before the company folded, New York City Opera’s final production was held here, at the site of Enrico Caruso’s penultimate performance. What is the name of the place?