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I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Giveaway! Win Tickets to The Bridges of Madison County on Broadway!

The Bridges of Madison County is a new musical out on Broadway – and we want you to see it at a low price (perfect if you have family and friends coming in this spring!). Four-time Tony® nominee Kelli O’Hara stars with Steven Pasquale in the most romantic musical Broadway has seen in years.  While I [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to the Cripple of Inishmaan!

Editor’s Note: Congrats to #2, Stephanie!

Hey Harry Potter fans! Want to see Daniel Radcliffe? Daniel Radcliffe star of the eight Harry Potter films, makes a triumphant return to Broadway in The Cripple of Inishmaan following his 10-month sold out run in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.

Set on the remote island [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to Defying Gravity at Lincoln Center!


Giveaway! Win Tickets to I Remember Mama!

The Transport Group’s 20th Century Project continues into its second decade (1910-1920) with an urgent new revival of John Van Druten’s beloved classic, I REMEMBER MAMA. Redefining family, time, and memory, this formidable production features a cast of ten powerhouse veteran actresses who play all twenty-three roles. Directed by Jack Cummings III, this bold [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to a St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawl!

Looking to drink this weekend for St. Patrick’s Day? Visit the Greenwich Village Irish Stroll on Saturday from 1-9pm.

Tickets are currently $13, and you can save 20% with the code IRISH2. With your ticket, you’ll enjoy:

 10 Greenwich Village Bars within 3 Blocks!  $3 Domestic Beers  $5 Mixed Drinkss  Irish Food & Drink specials all [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to The Dress Rehearsal of The Realistic Joneses!

What do you really know about your neighbors? I’ll be honest, I know very little about mine! A new Broadway, THE REALISTIC JONESES, starring Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts and Marisa Tomei asks this very question. Hailed by The New York Times as “tender, funny, terrific and featuring this spring’s most enticing cast,” THE [...]

Giveaway! Win Two Tickets to a Concert at Carnegie Hall!

CONGRATS TO #5, Melissa!

Want to go to Carnegie Hall? Well we have a deal AND giveaway to share with you. 

On Monday, February 17, Distinguished Concerts International New York presents Shawnee Press: Celebrating 75 Years in Music. In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Shawnee Press, the [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to Breakfast With Mugabe!

Welcome back, everyone! Hope you had a nice holiday and best wishes in the New Year. Let’s kick off 2014 with a giveaway, shall we?

Following its sensational run this summer at the Signature Center, Breakfast with Mugabe returns to the NYC Stage for a limited engagement at the Lion Theatre on Theatre Row (42nd [...]

Giveaway! Win Concert Tickets at Carnegie Hall!


Guess what? We’re giving away two tickets to two Carnegie Hall concerts! One lucky winner will see Of Life and Liberty on Sunday, January 19th at 2pm and another winner will see The Music of Karl Jenkins on Monday, January 20th at 7:30pm. These tickets are courtesy of Distinguished Concerts [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets to the UES Bar Tour!


This Saturday is the 20th Annual Upper East Side Charity Bar Tour. Purchase tickets, and you’ll receive:

$2 Domestic Draft Pints $4 Mixed Drinks Shot & Food Specials FREE Souvenir Pint Cup (first 500 people)

Pub crawl runs from 1-9pm and you’ll hit up 7 bars on the UES. [...]

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