Saturday, August 17, 2019

Culture

Welcome, Matt Letscher

Matt Letscher of Scandal and The Carrie Diaries is a breakout star, and everybody’s favorite familiar face. Matt Letscher is the ultimate actor. He’s the kind of guy everybody knows, but nobody seems to know...

The Plight of the People of South Sudan Documented In Moving Images

Photographer Mike Mellia speaking to the crow at Tapir Editions Gallery of TriBeCa. When you see models on the cover of a magazine, there are many things to absorb. Maybe it's simply how beautiful they look. Or...

Tribeca Film Festival Focus: “Preservation”

This is the first of several spotlight pieces by DOWNTOWN photographer and correspondent Leslie Hassler about some of the finer films, filmmakers and talent in this year's Tribeca Film Festival. Preservation follows brothers Sean and...

Chris Noth: Vexed In The City

  New York acting icon Chris Noth grins and gripes about his tempestuous relationship with acting, celebrity and New York. If you’re looking for a poster kid for New York, look no fur- ther than Chris...

Excitement Mounts for Latest Lana Del Rey Release

The cover artwork for Lana del Rey's new single, "West Coast." The excitement about the impending release of Lana Del Rey's new Album, Ultraviolence is building. A few hours ago the singer tweeted out the...

Kristin Hoffman To Hold Listening Party at The Slipper Room

The Slipper Room in Orchard Street will host the album release party of composer and singer Kristin Hoffman’s latest EP, The Human Compass: New Directions tonight at 7. The event will feature a live performance...