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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 Screenplays from Martin McDonagh, Writer of The Cripple of Inishmaan!

I had mentioned to you all before that Daniel Radcliffe was now on Broadway, starring in The Cripple of Inishmaan.  The show is running through July 20, so if you are a fan of Daniel’s, definitely get your tickets before then – and check out this backstage video.

We’re also giving away copies of two [...]

Win Two Tickets to The Anthem!

Have you heard of The Anthem? It’s playing right now on Bleecker Street at Lafayette and is a rollicking sci-fi musical about arevolt of the young against an evil state lovingly inspired by the classic novella “Anthem.” Hunger Games meets Ayn Rand in a world where individuality is illegal. Prometheus abandons everything to confront [...]

We Tried It: d’Vida Pre-Made Smoothies PLUS Giveaway!

d’Vida is a health bar in the city, located in the Credit Suisse building (24th and Madison) and World Wide Plaza (49th between 8th and 9th). They offer shakes, frozen yogurt, baked goods and more – but if you can’t get to one of their locations or want to make them at home, they [...]

Giveaway! Win Tickets To Off-Broadway’s The Accidental Pervert!

If you missed last year’s contest for tickets to The Accidental Pervert, don’t worry – because we’re giving one lucky reader two tickets again!

This show is the true accounting of one boy’s odyssey to manhood via a childhood dominated by pornography, an addiction accumulated after the boy happens upon his father’s collection of XXX-Rated video [...]

Giveaway! Family Play (1979 to Present)

CollaborationTown will present the world premiere of Family Play (1979 To Present), April 28 – May 16, opening May 1.  The show will be performed downtown at 154 Christopher Street and is about children of the 80’s who dig through three decades of their lives in a fast-paced, unsentimental memory play (children of the [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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