Q Guide: Arts & Entertainment

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Long Island City

Like Pagliacci did, they try to keep their sadness hid

Next week audiences will have the chance to travel to The City of Lights circa 1930 without ever leaving Queens. Comment.

Monday, April 14, 2014


Women find their place at this Passover seder

Ma Nishtana, halaila hazeh, mikol ha’leilot? Comment.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

St. Albans

He’s king of Queens design

His grandma taught him how to sew on her old Singer. And, while other kids wished for Playstations, he asked Santa for a Kenmore sewing machine and some nice fabric. Comment.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Kew Gardens

Overdue recognition for musical pioneer planned

Queens is the final resting place for many famous musicians, like Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie, and will soon add another name to its roster of celebrity music-makers: George Washington Johnson. Comments (1).

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Kew Gardens

Twice the art as shows team up in Kew Gdns.

Two Kew Gardens community art shows will merge to celebrate International Day of Peace and Earth Day. Comment.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Long Island City

Hibino heads north to open second site in LIC

Hibino, in Long Island City, is the second location of the similarly named Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Japanese restaurant. Comment.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Long Island City

Spring moves at dance studio

If you’ve never seen buckets of water used as creative props in modern dance or dancers’ bodies birthed out of fabric cocoons, then you shouldn’t miss the eighth annual Green Space Blooms Festival. It is a four-night, multi-cultural entertainment experience in Long Island City, showcasing 28 diverse choreographers. Comment.

Friday, April 4, 2014


A high-flying storm is now brewing in Flushing

If the Flying Wallendas attempted to stage a version of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” it would probably look a lot like Cirque du Soleil’s “Amaluna.” Comment.

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