The Who & The What – questions & answers

The Who & The What is the third production I’ve seen at LCT3 – Lincoln Center’s “initiative to produce the work of new artists and to engage new audiences.” I was as impressed with this play as I was with the earlier two – they’re 3-for-3. This latest show is a winning combination of four…

Manon can’t keep the men off her at The American Ballet Theater

Having never seen a full ballet performance by the American Ballet Theater I jumped at the chance with 50% discount from Goldstar NY. The tickets were for Manon which I knew nothing about other than seeing a pas de deux at the Met Gala a few weeks ago. Manon tells the story of a young woman named Manon who has…

The American Ballet Theater’s spring season has sprung

The American Ballet Theater’s spring season has sprung. The kickoff was a gala complete with celebrities walking the red carpet, followed by a performance that featured excerpts from this season’s ballets and a very pricey reception (which we did not attend). We got to Lincoln Center early to watch the so-called celebrities walk the red…

Gaga for Joanne

I usually research my restaurants to death. Zagat, yelp, Eater, etc.  So on Tuesday night before a show at Lincoln Center I was upset because the place I wanted to go was closed for a private party. Columbus Avenue has lots of restaurants but none of them were just right. (I can be like Goldilocks.)…