A longtime off-Broadway theater is facing another challenge after a water main break flooded the church where it's housed. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
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York Theatre Company Says It Will Return After Devastating FloodA longtime off-Broadway theater is facing another challenge after a water main break flooded the church where it's housed. CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Announces Series Of Pop-Up Concerts To Revive New York's Arts IndustryGov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the first steps to revive New York's arts industry with a series of pop-up concerts headlined by big name stars starting in February; CB2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has the story.
Broadway, Performances Venues Will Get Some Relief From Stimulus PackageAs the pandemic rages on, stages remain dark in New York and across the country, but Broadway, music halls and other venues will get some relief in the recently signed stimulus package; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Holiday Concert Held Across From Gramercy ParkThe Gramercy Brass Orchestra Quintet performed at an outdoor socially distanced concert in Manhattan on Friday.
'The Nutcracker' Runs Through Sunday At The Jewel In BrooklynThe Brooklyn Ballet's production of "The Nutcracker" is being staged indoors with the audiences watching from outside.
NYC Council Bill Allows Cultural Arts On Public StreetsThe New York City Council has passed legislation to help the cultural arts sector hit hard by the pandemic.
Brooklyn Nutcracker To Go On, But With Social DistanceThis holiday favorite returns, but not like usual. CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
New York City Ballet Cancels Performances Until September 2021The New York City Ballet announced the cancellation of its winter and spring seasons.
NY Philharmonic Bandwagon Holding Weekend ConcertsThe New York Philharmonic is continuing its roadshow of live bandwagon performances across the city this weekend.
Promoters Fined $20K For Hosting Pandemic Concert On Long IslandPromoters behind a concert on Long Island held during the pandemic are being fined $20,000.
Best And Brightest Of Broadway Surprise Times Square With Pop-Up PerformanceBroadway went dark back in March when the coronavirus pandemic forced theaters to close. But on Wednesday performers came back to surprise Times Square with a pop-up performance. CBS2’s Hazel Sanchez reports.
Live Performances Popping Up At Outdoor Venues Across NYCBroadway may be closed, but the city is alive again with all kinds of performances. From Manhattan to Queens, talented actors and actresses have been hitting the streets, bringing New Yorkers new kinds of entertainment; CBS2's Cory James reports.
New Plan Aims To Allow NYC Performers To Use Outdoor SpacesTheaters have been dark since last spring, but now the spotlight is on a new plan that could allow shows to move outdoors; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Metropolitan Opera Cancels Entire 2020-21 SeasonThe Metropolitan Opera is canceling its entire 2020-21 season.
Creative Artists Finding Ways To Perform While Fighting For Survival Amid ShutdownThousands of creative artists are fighting for their survival as the entertainment industry remains mostly shut down. Despite their struggles, some are reaching new heights with pop-up performances; CBS2's Dave Carlin reports.
Front Line Emergency Room Workers Raise Money For The Actors Fund With ‘Brave Hearts For Broadway’An unlikely cast makes up “The Front Line Choir And Friends,” who are rehearsing for a show called "Let Us Entertain You." CBS2's Vanessa Murdock reports.
Seinfeld Joins Sen. Schumer In Fight To Save Live Performance Entertainment IndustryThe TV legend and the lawmaker are trying to get the federal government to provide desperately needed funding for the many businesses that may face extinction due to the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Lisa Rozner has the story.
Sen. Schumer, Jerry Seinfeld Team Up To Get Help For City Entertainment VenuesThe lawmaker and comedian are calling on the federal government to supply critical funding needed to keep many businesses struggling doe to the coronavirus pandemic from going under. CBS2's Cory James reports
'Be An Arts Hero' Movement Out To Save Theater CommunityThe group wants the federal government to step up and help financially all performing arts workers impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports
Billy Joel To Perform At MSG Starting In November 2021Billy Joel is set to make his return to Madison Square Garden in November of 2021.
Coronavirus Doesn't Stop MTV VMAsThe annual Video Music Awards show went off all over New York City, with several socially distant performances. CBS2's Cory James reports
Dancers Playing The Waiting Game On ReopeningAs many businesses reopen and people return to work, a job that requires close contact, dance, is still a long ways from getting back on the stage. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge recently spoke to dancers waiting in the wings.
Disney Closing Broadway Production Of 'Frozen'The Broadway adaptation of "Frozen" will not reopen when the coronavirus closure comes to an end.
The Dig Callback: Community Spirit Despite Distance At SoHo Pharmacy Thompson ChemistsCBS2's Elle McLogan finds out how an unconventional health store is maintaining its musical tradition in the face of social distancing.