Harlem – News November 19, 2011
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Jump N Funk Live Comes to Harlem Stage, November 19 (BroadwayWorld)
A Tony Award-winning Broadway musical introduced mainstream U.S. Audiences to Nigerian musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti , but long before FELA! Hit the boards, Brooklyn’s DJ Rich Medina brought Fela’s music to dance floors in America and around the world with the groundbreaking Jump n Funk Afrobeat party.
Keep the court open (New York Daily News)
On June 18, 1997, New York Chief Judge Judith Kaye and Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman issued an order that began with these words: “The Family Court is open to the public.” And so ended 35 years of secrecy as the doors of the court that handles juvenile crime, decides child custody and oversees foster care placements, among many other … (more)
Harlem Civic Leaders to Call for Passage of Fair Wages for NYers Act at Riverside Church (Harlem World)
With poverty and hunger are on the rise in New York City, this Thanksgiving many working poor New Yorkers won’t be able to afford a decent meal because they are not earning a living wage.
Hurtig And Seamon’s (Burlesque) Theater In Harlem 1913/1914 (Harlem World)
In 1913 or 1914,a new building, designed by the architect George Keister, who also patterned the First Baptist Church in the City of New York, opened at 253 West 125th Street as Hurtig and Seamon’s New Theater, operated by noted burlesque producers Jules Hurtig and Harry Seamon, who obtained a 30-year lease.
Harlem Meer In Central Park Offers Dazzling Array of Autumnal Colors (Harlem World)
Thousands of visitors and New Yorkers are discovering they don’t need to leave the city to witness the explosive colors of fall foliage.
StagesWomen in charge of Lyric Stage’s – Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Boston)
How often do two women end up in creative control of a musical on one of Boston’s top stages? The women in charge of the current Lyric Stage Company of Boston production of “Ain’t Misbehavin’ ” pause for a beat to think about it.
US Foods, Sentry Centers and Nourishing NYC Join Together to Give… (AndhraNews)
Home / Business News / 2011 / November 2011 / November 18, 2011 US Foods, Sentry Centers and Nourishing NYC Join Together to Give Thousands of New Yorkers a Healthy Thanksgiving US Foods-Metro New York, Sentry Centers and Nourishing NYC have joined together to help provide a healthy and delicious Thanksgiving to more than 1,000 families in New York … (more)
The Beechman Welcomes Ho Ho Ho Kick Off the Season wMarta 123-4 (BroadwayWorld)
MAC & Bistro Award-winning vocalist Marta Sanders will rock the room at the Laurie Beechman Theatre with her holiday show, Ho! Ho! Ho! Kick Off the Season with Marta! For two shows only, Saturday, December 3rd at 7pm & Sunday, December 4th at 1pm.
Fri. 11/18 – Death Notices (New York Daily News)
Immacolata , on November 16, 2011. Beloved wife of the late Cosmo. Devoted mother of Alphonso, Cosmo, Susan and the late Phyllis Sorrentino.