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Broadway’s ‘Choir Boy’ is Worthy of Praise

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Choir Boy
Photo by Matthew Murphy.

It should surprise no one that Tarell Alvin McCraney‘s Choir Boy is so phenomenal. After all, McCraney breathed life into Chiron, a young African American male from Florida who is forced to grow up well before his time in the 2016 Best Picture winner, Moonlight (McCraney co-wrote the film with director Barry Jenkins).

Liangtse Wellness Brings Chinese Tradition To The States

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Liangtse Wellness
Credit: Liangtse Wellness

There are a million and one spas around New York City, yet there is only one Liangtse Wellness.

New York Pops’ Unforgettable Evening Celebrates Nat King Cole and Friends

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New York Pops
Credit: Richard Termine

The New York Pop’s Unforgettable: Celebrating Nat King Cole and Friends offered a one-night-only evening of memorable tunes at the celebrated Carnegie Hall.

Australian Star Trevor Ashley Brings Liza to Life in Midtown

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Trevor Ashley
Photo courtesy of John McCrae.

Liza Minnelli was once the epitome of New York entertainment. Her unique voice and old school razzle dazzle thrilled audiences since she made her Broadway debut in 1965’s Flora The Red Menace. Yet In the last few years  Minnelli has been out of public view. Apparently, she now spends her time relaxing on the West Coast with her celebrity pals Michelle Lee, George Hamilton, and Darren Criss. Earlier this month, however, the sultana of sequins paid a visit to midtown’s Sony Hall in an evening entitled Liza’s Back! (Is Broken). 

Senso Unico’s Delicious Italian Fare is a Great Reason to Head to Sunnyside

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Senso Unico
Credit: Senso Unico

I’ll admit it: I’m a stubborn Manhattanite. This means that I don’t really enjoy going to other boroughs for anything… especially in the dead of winter. It takes a lot for me to really travel outside my humble abode, and if one thing can do it for me, it’s food. So color me happy when I headed to Sunnyside, Queens over the weekend to experience just how wonderfully delicious Senso Unico really is.

Nai Tapas Finds a New Home in the East Village

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Nai Tapas
Credit: Nai Tapas

Nai Tapas is in a new, East Village location at 2nd Avenue and 5th Street and it already feels like home. This week, I was lucky to taste a selection of Chef Ruben Rodriguez’s Galician rooted small plates accompanied by a flight of Spanish wines. Inspired by his own nai (mother) Rodriquez’s creations bring out the very best of each element used to construct these works of art.

Rescue Spa: Rejuvenation and Relaxation All in One Place

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Yes Valentines Day is literally around the corner and it no longer has to be centered around couples. This holiday should also signalize the love that one has for themselves. And what better way than treating yourself to a day of rejuvenation. Between keeping up with what is going on in the world to maintaining a lively work-life balance, things can get hectic sometimes. I can guarantee Rescue Spa has all the kinks to avail us from those everyday woes.

Yum: Where to Go for National Pizza Day This Saturday!

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National Pizza Day
Credit: Old Rose

All the pizza lovers out there need to get super excited as this Saturday, February 9, marks a very special occasion for all of us. It’s National Pizza Day!

Your Ultimate Valentine’s Day Guide to Manhattan is Here!

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Valentine's Day
Credit: CATCH NYC

Valentine’s Day is only one week away! Looking for a place to take that special loved one in your life for something they will never forget? We got you covered.

Delicious Food Meets Amazing Technology At Intersect by Lexus

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Intersect By Lexus
Credit: LaForce

Who knew food and technology could blend so well together? That’s exactly what me and my friend were treated to when we stopped by the chic and incredible Intersect by Lexus in the West Village.