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Met Opera Musicians Rally As Contract Talks In Labor Dispute Continue

Metropolitan Opera musicians and others rallied outside Lincoln Center Friday morning after labor talks were extended for an additional 72 hours, averting a threatened lockout.

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Protesters demonstrate against a production of 'The Death of KIinghoffer' at the Metropolitan Opera House. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Protesters Demand That Met Opera Cancel Show Some Call Anti-Semitic

Jewish groups this week were trying to get the Metropolitan Opera to cancel an opera based on the cruise ship murder of a Jewish businessman by pro-Palestinian terrorists.

07/22/2014

Administrative officers at the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center were defaced by vandals on Wednesday, June 25. (Credit: CBS 2)

Vandals Damage Statues, Paintings At Metropolitan Opera House

Police on Wednesday were searching for the vandals who hit the Metropolitan Opera House, defacing several statues and paintings.

06/25/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

The Alvin Ailey dancers perform Synthesism II at Lincoln Center on June 11, 2014 in New York City. (Credit: Getty Images)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Back At Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Modern dance returns to Lincoln Center this month. The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater runs through June 22. It’s the renowned dance company’s second year performing at the iconic venue. MORE: Info […]

06/15/2014

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Nora Ephron’s New York City Landmarks

Author Linda Yellin shares her favorite Nora Ephron movie locations across New York City.

01/14/2014

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Russian Multimillionaire Seeks Human Immortality, Artificial Brains By 2045

A Russian multimillionaire said he would like to see the technology to allow humans to outlive their bodies made into a reality – to the point where “people” with artificial computer-driven brains and hologram bodies would exist in a mere 32 years.

06/16/2013

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Lawmakers: Lack Of Labor Protections Allows For Abuse Of Child Models

New York state lawmakers joined former child models Sunday to release a report detailing the lack of labor protections for children who work as models.

06/09/2013

Lindsey Vonn attends the 2013 CFDA Fashion Awards on June 3, 2013. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Lindsey Vonn Reportedly Drug Tested At Glitzy Lincoln Center Event

Apparently nothing gets in the way of the International Olympic Committee and its drug-testing policy.

06/05/2013

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Ballet Master Frederic Franklin Dies At 98

The arts world this weekend was mourning Frederic Franklin, a British-born dancer who helped popularize the modern ballet in the United States and performed until he was 95.

05/05/2013

Giants quarterback Eli Manning leads March For Babies, April 28, 2013. (credit: Tim Scheld/WCBS 880)

Thousands March For Babies At Annual March Of Dimes Walk

The March For Babies is the signature event of the March Of Dimes, whose focus is fighting to find causes and solutions to premature births.

04/28/2013

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Jazz At Lincoln Center Starting Tuition-Free Orchestra For NYC Area High School Students

The youth band is slated to start in September.

04/10/2013

Protesters At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Group Sues City Over Fashion Week At Lincoln Center

The city granted a license to the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to use Damrosch Park for fashion shows and other events, including Big Apple Circus performances. But protesters said the takeover of the park was a secret.

02/07/2013

Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic with Itzhak Perlman at Avery Fisher Hall, 4/11/11. (credit: Chris Lee/New York Philharmonic)

New York Philharmonic Renews Music Director’s Contract Through 2016 Season

Gilbert began his fourth season with the Philharmonic last month.

10/24/2012

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Lincoln Center Announces Completion Of Major Redevelopment Project

As part of the redevelopment project, more green spaces and restaurants have been added to Lincoln Center’s 16-acre campus. New digital signage has also been installed as part of the project.

10/01/2012

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