Skip to main content

Arts & Culture

At Castle Clinton, Shakespeare Downtown Is Ditching The Bard And Embracing Chekhov

Like Anton Chekov’s famous gun, here’s a piece of arts information you’re going to see now and use later on: Shakespeare Downtown — the...

Alamo Drafthouse To Open In Lower Manhattan With 14-Screen Theater

Alamo Drafthouse is coming to Lower Manhattan! This fall, the Austin-born dine-in theater will expand from its Brooklyn location with an outpost at...

Now Is A Great Time For New Yorkers To Visit The Statue Of Liberty

As New Yorkers, there are so many things that we mean to do and visit, but never get around to doing. The Statue of Liberty is one of those things....

The Rooftop At Pier 17’s Summer/Fall Concert Lineup Includes Jason Mraz, Yacht Rock Revue, Simple Plan And New Found Glory

Live music is coming back, and you can add the Rooftop at Pier 17 to the shortlist of venues where you can catch big acts performing outdoors this...

Strange, Thought-Provoking, Powerful: ‘A Dozen Dreams’ At Brookfield Place

For one more week, Brookfield Place is the site of En Garde Arts’ ”A Dozen Dreams,” an interactive theatrical experience that invites viewers...

Seaport Cinema Brings Rooftop Movies To Pier 17 This Summer

One of New York City’s best summer perks is outdoor movies in iconic locations, and this summer one of the most iconic locations is finally...

Five Acts You Shouldn’t Miss At LMCC’s River To River Festival

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s River to River Festival returns June 10–June 27, joining the explosion of post-vaccine outdoor events and art...

Visit The 9/11 Memorial, Statue of Liberty And One World Observatory With One Ticket

With the arrival of summer and the city’s imminent reopening, friends and families are figuring out plans to discover (and rediscover) NYC...

Artists Get One-Of-A-Kind Opportunity With Silver Art Projects Residency

This week, Explorer In Chief Josh Katz dropped by the 28th floor of 4 World Trade Center to meet the 25 artists-in-residence at Silver Art...

What Should Josh Katz Explore First?

Street photographer Josh Katz — the lucky winner of the Alliance for Downtown New York’s Explorer In Chief contest — has arrived in Lower...