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Around Town17 Sep 2012 11:10 am staff
17 Sept 2012


      Lyric tenor Joseph Calleja returns to the Big Apple on Thursday, October 11 to perform selections from his new CD, Be My Love: A Tribute to Mario Lanza, in a concert with orchestra at City Winery located at 155 Varick Street in downtown Manhattan. The event, which marks the Maltese tenor’s only New York appearance during the 2012-13 season, is being presented in collaboration with the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival and comes two days after the U.S. release of the new recording (Tuesday, October 9). Steven Mercurio, who leads the BBC Concert Orchestra on the album, will conduct the New York performance. Tickets for the 8 pm concert range from $25 to $45 and are now available for purchase at City Winery’s web site:



Around Town14 Sep 2012 11:47 am staff
14 Sept 2012

      The 2012 American Theatre Wing Gala is set to honor the Redgrave family, for six generations of outstanding work and invaluable contributions to the theatrical community. The annual Gala is scheduled for Monday, September 24th, at 6:30pm at The Plaza Hotel. Vanessa Redgrave will be in attendance, as well as additional members of the Redgrave family.

      The annual gala will also be honoring Theodore S. Chaplin, the executive director of the Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization and former American Theatre Wing chair. 

      Call (212) 765–0606, ext. 302 for tickets and additional information.

Around Town and Celebrity Signing Events06 Sep 2012 08:05 am staff
6 Sept 2012

    Caroline Kennedy will be signing her new book, Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy, on Tuesday September 25th, 2012 at Barnes & Noble on Fifth Ave, New York, NY. The author event will start at 12:30 pm. Visit Barnes and Noble online for additional information. 








Around Town05 Sep 2012 08:38 am staff
5 Sept 2012

     Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids will hold its 26th annual Flea Market and Grand Auction on September 23rd, 2012 at Shubert Alley and West 44th Street. The fundraising event raises funds for people with Aids and other illnesses in the United States. The free event starts at 10:00 am through 7:00 pm. offering theatre fans a vast collection of memorabilia and celebrity photo opportunities to purchase. Visit for more details.    




Around Town and Calendar of Events14 Jun 2012 04:25 pm staff
19 June 2012


     Madame Tussauds New York will be displaying for a limited time an exhibit of the “Fab Four” from June 14th through September 5th, 2012. The interactive exhibit features new wax figures of George, John, Paul and Ringo in their famous Abbey Road album cover. Guests are welcomed to join in and pose in line with the Beatles. Visit Madame Tussauds New York online for more information.


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