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Yes, It's Hot In Here: Former New York Mets Mascot AJ Mass

AJ Mass grew up walking distance from Shea Stadium, destined to be a New York Mets fan. What he didn’t expect to happen was eventually fitting into the Mr. Met suit.

Bill Bragin
Daniel T. Allen  |  October 7, 2011 2:07 PM | Comments
A daylong powerhouse series of panels and talks exploring where blackness is heading and what it means today.
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October 7, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
Missed McQueen at The Met? Let the Whitney introduce you to
Lyonel Feininger.
This year's documentary festival season offers an exciting array of non-fiction works for everyone. Flickr/Purple DeeBee
John Farley  |  October 6, 2011 4:00 AM | Comments
Six festivals, either specializing in or featuring multiple documentaries, are here for your autumnal viewing pleasure.VIDEO
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Daniel T. Allen  |  October 5, 2011 4:16 PM | Comments
Get some perspective on New York City with two exhibits at Westchester's Katonah Museum of Art, featuring the theme of "city as muse."
Bill Bragin
October 4, 2011 6:12 PM | 1 Comment
Funk’s defining horn section makes a rare collaborative appearance in New York this week.
An artist's rendering of the remodeled Joe's Pub, which will open on Oct. 4.
Shanta Thake  |  October 3, 2011 4:00 AM | 3 Comments
Joe’s Pub tries to reflect its community onstage, but what does that mean as the East Village's grittiness gives way to latte-sipping co-eds and soaring rents?
Partners interviewing one another at the Mind the Gap workshop. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Warren.
Christina Knight for NYC ARTS  |  September 30, 2011 6:00 AM | 8 Comments

As students of Mind the Gap, a unique program hosted by the New York Theatre Workshop, elders and teens draw inspiration from one another.

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John Farley  |  September 30, 2011 6:00 AM | Comments
After seeing Ken Burns' "Prohibition," teetotalers and whiskey-fiends alike can engage in the city's history of temperance with a Big Onion Walking Tour.VIDEO
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Daniel T. Allen  |  September 28, 2011 3:55 PM | Comments
This week's Kickstarter picks are dedicated to preserving New York's lesser known histories.VIDEO
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September 28, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
Our bike route along the Hudson River.
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