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‘Wives’ Reboots History and Kicks it in the A**

Purva Bedi, Sathya Sridharan, & Aadya Bedi. Photo by Joan Marcus

“How can I write myself if I don’t believe that I exist?”, asks Swarn (Purva Bedi), an aspiring student of the Witches of Oxbridge University Club. It may well be one of the most intriguing existential questions presented in Jaclyn Backhaus‘ new Off-Broadway comedy Wives.

’45 Minutes From Coontown’, Second Part of a Trilogy, Premieres at York Theatre

Photo by Janie Willison

For nearly a decade now, Ben West has been unearthing countless documents and manuscripts about Musical Theatre. His end-game? The Showtime! Trilogy; Three documentary-style pieces showcasing this uniquely American art form and the many diverse individuals who have contributed to it.

CAVA’s Yummy Mediterranean Cuisine Finds a New Home on Wall Street

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CAVA, one of the best fast-casual spots to go to in Manhattan for all things Mediterranean, has found a new home on Wall Street.

Le Petit Rooster Excels in the Art of French Cuisine

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Credit: Le Petit Rooster

Le Petit Rooster, a brand new restaurant in the Upper West Side that specializes in French cuisine, may just be one of the best I have ever eaten at in my years upon years of being a food writer.

Coarse NYC is a Unique Dining Option Every Foodie Must Try

Coarse NYC
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Coarse NYC takes fine dining to a whole new level in the heart of the Meatpacking District. This cozy spot provides something that many others don’t: a predetermined menu that is absolutely delicious from start to finish.

The Leroy House’s Tasty Cuisine Fits Perfectly In The West Village

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The West Village is arguably one of the most beautiful areas in New York City, especially in the summertime. It has a relaxed and chill vibe to it that no other part of The Big Apple really encompasses. A hidden gem called The Leroy House, located on the deliciously wonderful Hudson Street, is a place you need to stop in as soon as possible.

Theater Review: ‘Felix Starro’ Brings Fractured Faith to San Francisco


It took Ma-Yi Theater Company five years of workshops and rewrites to bring Felix Starro to their 30th Anniversary season. Given that level of scrutiny, one might think that the finished product would be spectacular. Moments into this story about a Filipino huckster healer (Alan Ariano) who claims to rid folks of their illnesses however, my hope turned to doubt. 

Del Frisco’s Grille Serves Up Delicious New Items to Try

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Del Frisco’s Grille, one of the most fun restaurants to dine and dish at in New York City, just introduced a selection of new items that are worth the try the next time you find yourself inside one of their fabulous locations.

5 Delicious Places to Grab Fried Chicken That Aren’t Popeyes!

Fried Chicken
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Fried chicken has become all the rage once again thanks to Popeyes adding a spicy chicken sandwich to their menu that is selling out all across The Big Apple and beyond. Luckily, there are many local spots that have been providing their own version of this culinary delicacy for a lot longer than their conglomerate counterpart.

Sophistication at its Best: Why You Should Check Into Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC

Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC
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The Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC hotel might just be one of the chicest places to stay in during your time in The Big Apple. Correction: it is. And here’s why.