Hillary Clinton to headline OZY Fest on July 21

Hillary Clinton to headline OZY Fest on July 21

OZY Media’s third annual OZY FEST has been extended to two days this year—July 21-22 on Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. The massive event, described by the New York Times as “part music festival, part TED Talk, part food fair” is New York’s...
Artist to Watch: Sydney Lauren Music

Artist to Watch: Sydney Lauren Music

Here at Downtown Magazine, we are always looking for new music to listen to, and for up-and-coming artists to support. We’ve recently discovered a New  York based singer-songwriter, Sydney Lauren, who we love – and we think you’ll love her too! Each...
Summer Fun – In New York City Has Never Been Better!

Summer Fun – In New York City Has Never Been Better!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS and let the SUMMER FUN begin June 2, 2018! Living in a big city has many pitfalls and stressful moments, but living in a big city also has the BEST perks. Think about it, you can go from uptown to downtown in 15-20 minutes, east to west in a flash...
New Basquiat doc by filmmaker Sara Driver opens at IFC

New Basquiat doc by filmmaker Sara Driver opens at IFC

Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat opened tonight at IFC Center, in Greenwich Village. The documentary, by filmmaker Sara Driver, explores the artist’s early life on the streets of New York, and how the city, and the time, shaped his...
Doris Dear Like Mother, Like Daughter!

Doris Dear Like Mother, Like Daughter!

Doris Dear Like Mother, Like, Daughter audiences can’t seem to get enough of Ray DeForest and his character, The Perfect American Housewife”. Doris has developed quite a following and audiences clamor to get a seat in The Rumpus Room. In her latest production, Doris...
Midsummer Night Swing – Lincoln Center

Midsummer Night Swing – Lincoln Center

When the Farmers Almanac released its long-range prediction for winter 2018 it was spot on. Let’s leave the cold winter days and long nights behind us as we are ready to break out the short sleeves, sandals and light sweaters because Midsummer Night Swing New...