May 2009

Around Town14 May 2009 01:02 pm

By Lucy Foster
14 May 2009

   The Metropolitan Museum of Art is set to reopen the New American Wing after two years of construction and renovation on May 19th. The new American Wing includes The Charles Engelhard Court, Balcony Galleries, 20 historic period rooms, and The Erving and Joyce Wolf Gallery. The New American Wing will feature American ceramics, sculpture, stained glass, architectural elements, silver, pewter, glass, jewelry, and a vast collection of new displays. 
In addition the popular American Wing CafĂ© will also reopen in its previous location in The Charles Engelhard Court, on the park side of the court. Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art online for more details.   

Calendar of Events and Holiday12 May 2009 03:10 pm

By Staff
May 12, 2009

   The annual holiday tradition of Radio City Music Hall’s Christmas Spectacular starring the world-famous Radio City Rockettes are on sale now. The popular Christmas show runs from November 13th thru December 30th, 2009 with a wide selection of daily performances to choose from. The family-friendly show features the Radio City Rockettes in the classic “Parade of the Wooden Soldiers”, “New York at Christmas,” and a delightful selection of holiday cheer. The show runs 90 to 105 minutes long and concludes with the moving story of the first Christmas in the “Living Nativity” scene. Ticket prices range from $52.00 – $250.00. Visit Radio City Music Hall online to purchase tickets or call 212-307-1000.