NYC LIFE: Roots, Drive-Ins, Entertainment, Hot Dogs, and More
Well it’s going to be a big week coming up in the city we love. Those long overdue roots can finally get a coverup as hair salons open and you may even be able to dine outside at your of your favorite restaurants and enjoy a little retail therapy. Our beautiful city will return to a new glory. Another outing is to head to Brooklyn for a drive-in movie, fab views, and food trucks. If you’re a hot dog lover, check out the world-famous Walter’s Hot Dog Stand. We invite to Songs of Hope a virtual fundraiser to help girls. Check out an amazing online healing retreat. Enjoy Italy and Neil Sedaka and full Broadway performances.
Gabrielle Carlson’s Reopening Sale
Many of you bought Gab’s masks and we’re excited to say she is reopening her midtown boutique with a blowout sale. Everything is 30-60% off. 125 E. 47th, NYC http://www.gabriellecarlson.com/
Drive-In Movies Are Back
Skyline Drive-In in Greenpoint Brooklyn, is a unique drive-in cinema experience,. It’s situated on the East River with killer views of the Manhattan Skyline, which may seem familiar because it’s also a photo and filming location. They’ll have food trucks too. Tonight’s movie is Grease and Sunday night is Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. Get the scoop.
Songs of Hope
Help our Local Businesses
Time Out reports on a wonderful initiative to help our local merchants. It’s a project called Merch Aid, created by R/GA—a design and marketing company that helps small businesses by teaming them up with artists to create exclusive merchandise. Merch Aid then puts the items up for sale on its website and gives 100% of the profits back to the businesses. Get more details.
A Healing Online Weekend Retreat
Healing Hotels of the World has created an immersive healing retreat weekend that will be delivered online. Featuring expert healers from around the world, as well as a hands-on cooking class with a woman who lives in a small village in India, this retreat, taking place in real time, is designed to provide a respite from our tumultuous times, provide guidance on how to find deeper purpose, serenity and clarity, and create an environment for total wellbeing. Get the details.
Randie’s Broadway Picks
While we’re waiting for Broadway and live musical performances to return to NYC, Randie Levine-Miller has found some wonderful past performances that you stream right now.
Evening At Pops, Broadway Originals
From 1990, the Boston Pops with Kitty Carlisle Hart hosting, featuring Broadway greats,Rebecca Luker, Judy Kaye, Brent Barrett and Jason Graae…. A total delight!
AMTSJ La Cage Aux Folles
This is truly fabulous with my dear friend, Lee Roy Reams in the lead ! A must see first class production
Peter Pan Live
Thus was NBC’s live production of the classic Broadway musical. Stars Christopher Walken and Allison Williams.
This is from Lincoln center theater… It received rave reviews and it involves class and race… It’s very timely and highly recommended.