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La Marina is hosting the first ever 3 Kings Day Parade in Washington Heights on Sunday, January 6th from 9am to 11am. The parade will commence at the intersection of Harlem River Dr and Dyckman St and culminate at La Marina (348 Dyckman St). Refreshment and light snacks will be served for the children attending […]
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The Uptown Collective Holiday Bash La Marina (348 Dyckman) Monday, December 17th @ 7pm RSVP Only: http://bit.ly/UC-Holiday-Bash It’s that time of the year again folks. What better way to end the year and celebrate another incredible year of the Uptown Renaissance than with the annual UC Holiday Bash? And this go around we have the […]
Trust me folks, if you missed the first function, you are going to want to be in attendance for this one. Uptown has Hip-hop talent in abundance and WHIN By Any Means is the showcase for that talent. RSVP: https://facebook.com/events/WHINbyanymeans2 Check out: WHIN By Any Means @ Empire Fash – The Recap
Friday, Nov. 16th at 7:30pm The Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center (3940 Broadway) An interactive and bilingual theatrical event about housing rights and discrimination in our communities conceived, written and performed by the Uptown Action community actors. For more: http://peoplestheatreproject.org/ Check out: Uptown 2011 Movers & Shakers: Mino Lora […]
Oliver Stone, Peter Kuznick, Lewis Lapham, Thane Rosenbaum Saturday, November 10th, 8 pm 92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Ave at 92nd Street TICKETS: www.92Y.org 92Y is excited to invite you to this great upcoming event featuring legendary filmmaker Oliver Stone as he discusses his new documentary based on the book The Untold History of the […]
BY Jonathan Ullman (@gogoPatienceCnP) When the character of Johnny Gonzales enters the set of his dead brother Cisco’s apartment to clean it out in the opening moments of Growing Up Gonzales, you’d think you’re in for a night of melancholia and introspection at the theatre. But you’d be wrong. Growing Up Gonzales, starring Luis Antonio Ramos in […]
THE POETS DEN THEATER 309 E. 108TH STREET (between 1st and 2nd ave.) EL BARRIO , NY BOX OFFICE HOURS Monday – Saturday 10AM TO 7PM 212-427-1445
This is a big deal folks. The Privileged Marketing Group and the Uptown Collective present the listening party for Washington Heights’ own and future star, Audubon. Get familiar with this groundbreaking artist who is about to kill the game. You are going to want to be in the building! RSVP is a must: http://privmg.com/audubonrsvp/ Related: […]
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Junot Diaz and Julie Otsuka Monday, December 17th, 8 pm Kaufman Hall Lexington Avenue at 92nd St Ok, we really don’t need to say much. Pulitzer Award-winning author Author Junot Díaz is a literary rock-star. He will be at the 92 Y with Julie Otsuka on Monday, December 17th. While that seems like a long […]
Sweet Spot Festival & Soul Summit Music are bringing the legendary Soul Summit Brooklyn dance party to Harlem’s Jackie Robinson Park! June 16, 2013 145st & Bradhurst Join us from 12-6PM for good times & dancing! Music by Soul Summit DJ’s Sadiq,Tabu and our resident DJ Herbert Holler SUGAR HILL GANG will be making a […]
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“Women Unbound” Inspired by the inhabitants, cultural history, art and artifacts of the Morris-Jumel Mansion, artist Andrea Arroyo created original works integrated with the historical objects and furniture in the Museum’s collection. These works create a conversation between the past and the present, and allow for connections to be created between the female experience of Mary […]
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Lemon Andersen is something else. I have seen County of Kings now several times but the searing autobiographical memoir of this incredibly talented artist, performer and critically acclaimed poet never gets old. After the performance you are left there stuck and somewhat undone by the sheer force of Lemon Andersen’s story, eloquence and charisma. Ultimately, […]
After a successful Kickstarter campaign funds for the amount needed to mount the exhibition and self-publish the accompanying book was raised in July 2012. The photo exhibition features the work of up-and-coming photographer Jay Franco; who made a name for himself last summer with the popular photo exhibit “New York City: Over and Under.” The […]
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) This has been another exceptional year for the New York Latino Film Festival. While there are a bunch of movies I still want to see, the standout for me, by a long shot, is Lemon. Lemon tells the story of Lemon Andersen, the incredibly gifted Puerto Rican poet and his struggles […]
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Q. When you created the mural, did you foresee such an uproar? A. Not at all. I did think it would create discussion but I never imagined the police becoming involved. Q. What was your initial reaction to the taking down of the mural? A. I was angry at the police for […]
Being Latino and Uptown Collective Uptown Love Fashion Event Negroclaro – 3805 W.10th Ave, corner of 204 St. Thursday July 26, 2012 8pm, $10 Door Cover Being Latino in collaboration with Uptown Collective will present the Uptown Love, Fashion Event on Thursday July 26th, taking place at Negroclaro, 3805 W.10th Ave, corner of 204th St. showcasing fashion brands […]
BY Dominican Pie (@DominicanPie) Oveous Maximus is a Dominican rapper, music producer, and a popular poet who spent a great deal of his childhood in Washington Heights. His father still resides in the neighborhood, and he himself, can be found at the various events taking place throughout Washington Heights and Inwood. You may have seen […]
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Q. Last year’s summer series really changed the musical landscape Uptown. What was the motivation for this year? A. I really just wanted to take the series to another level. The reaction to it last year was incredible; I knew then that if we could bring in next-level deejays, we could […]