Roberta on the Arts
 
Home
Contact Roberta
Jazz and Cabaret Corner
On Location
In the Galleries: Artists and Photographers
Backstage with the Playwrights and Filmmakers
Classical and Cultural Connections
New CDs
Arts and Education
Onstage with the Dancers
Offstage with the Dancers
Upcoming Events
Special Events
Mailbag
Our Sponsors

Copyright Notice: All articles, production titles, web icons, column titles, and other original concepts and designs on RobertaOnTheArts.com are copyright and explicitly owned by Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower. No reproduction without prior permission from the publisher. Please contact Dr. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net for reprint permission.

Google

www
RobertaOnTheArts
 

Jazz and Cabaret Corner
Click here for more!

New Reviews posted!

  • Walter Blanding Presents "Tick Tock", with a Star Ensemble, at Dizzy's Club "Coca-Cola" - January 16, 2015
  • Mercedes Ellington Host's a Holiday Benefit Event, "Ring Dem Bells", for The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts at Landmark on the Park - December 8, 2014
  • There's a New Club in Town: Piano Bar and Open Mic at Room 53, in Hell's Kitchen - November 10, 2014
  • Two Juilliard Jazz Ensembles Present "The Real Bebop" with Coach, Jon Faddis on Trumpet, at Paul Hall - November 4, 2014
  • In Touch Entertainment Presents the Sarah Hayes Jazz Quartet at Matts Grill - November 2, 2014
  • Crescent City Samba, Featuring Joe Saylor & Friends, at Dizzy's Club "Coca-Cola" - October 26, 2014
  • Lincoln Center & City Winery Present The Cynthia Sayer Quartet at the David Rubenstein Atrium - August 21, 2014

  • Backstage with the Playwrights and Filmmakers
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • Bradley Cooper, Patricia Clarkson, and Alessandro Nivola in "The Elephant Man" at the Booth Theatre - December 11, 2014
  • "Wiesenthal", Starring and By Tom Dugan, at the Acorn Theatre in Theatre Row - November 29, 2014
  • The Pearl Theatre Company Presents Shaw's "Major Barbara" - November 29, 2014 Matinee
  • Manhattan Theatre Club Presents "By the Water" at Stage II, New York City Center - November 26, 2014
  • London's National Theatre Production of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre - November 25, 2014
  • Hugh Jackman Stars in The Royal Court Theatre Production of "The River" at Circle in the Square - November 23, 2014 Matinee
  • Manhattan Theatre Club Presents "Lost Lake" at City Center Stage I - November 22, 2014
  • Terrence McNally's "It's Only a Play" Is Revived at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre - November 21, 2014
  • "Side Show" Is Revived at the St. James Theatre - November 19, 2014
  • Atlantic Theater Company Presents "Found", a New Musical, at the Linda Gross Theater - November 8, 2014
  • Joely Richardson is Emily Dickinson in "The Belle of Amherst" at Westside Theatre/Upstairs - November 7, 2014
  • Roundabout Theatre Company Revives Stoppard's "The Real Thing" at the American Airlines Theatre - November 5, 2014
  • Ayad Akhtar's "Disgraced" on Broadway at the Lyceum Theatre - October 30, 2014
  • "The Last Ship", by Sting, Takes the Neil Simon Theatre by Storm - October 29, 2014 Matinee
  • "On the Town", with Tony Yazbeck and Megan Fairchild, is Revived at the Lyric Theatre - October 21, 2014
  • Theatre for the New City Presents "Six Passionate Women" by Mario Fratti - October 19, 2014 Matinee
  • James Earl Jones Leads a Star Cast in "You Can't Take It With You" at the Longacre Theatre - October 8, 2014 Matinee
  • Manhattan Theatre Club Presents "The Country House" at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre - October 5, 2014 Matinee
  • Roundabout Theatre Company Presents Tom Stoppard's "Indian Ink" at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre - October 2, 2014
  • Brian Dennehy and Mia Farrow in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters" at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre - September 24, 2014
  • The Pearl Theatre Company Opens the Season with Chekhov's "Uncle Vanya" - September 21, 2014
  • Signature Theatre Presents A.R. Gurney's "The Wayside Motor Inn" at The Pershing Square Signature Center - September 18, 2014
  • "Red Eye of Love", the Musical, at Dicapo Opera Theatre - September 5, 2014
  • Merged Work Productions Presents "Piece of my Heart", The Bert Berns Story, at The Pershing Square Signature Center - August 10, 2014 Matinee
  • Manhattan Theatre Club Presents "When We Were Young and Unafraid" at NY City Center Stage I - August 7, 2014

  • Onstage With the Dancers
    Click here for more!


    New Reviews posted!

  • The Mikhailovsky Ballet Presents "Don Quixote" at the David H. Koch Theater - November 20, 2014
  • The Mikhailovsky Ballet Presents "Le Halte de Cavalerie", "Class Concert", and "Prelude" at the David H. Koch Theater - November 18, 2014
  • The Mikhailovsky Ballet Presents "The Flames of Paris" at the David H. Koch Theater - November 14, 2014
  • The Mikhailovsky Ballet Presents "Giselle, Ou Les Wilis" at the David H. Koch Theater - November 11, 2014
  • American Ballet Theatre: Raymonda Divertissements, Seven Sonatas, Thirteen Diversions - November 1, 2014
  • American Ballet Theatre: Raymonda Divertissements, Bach Partita, Gaite Parisienne - October 29, 2014
  • American Ballet Theatre: Sinfonietta, Jardin aux Lilas, Fancy Free - October 25, 2014
  • American Ballet Theatre: Fall Gala 2014: Rondo Capriccioso, With a Chance of Rain, Thirteen Diversions - October 22, 2014
  • Fall for Dance: Wayne McGregor/Random Dance, Pontus Lidberg Dance, Aakash Odedra Company, The Sarasota Ballet - October 18, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Chaconne, Interplay, After the Rain, Everywhere We Go - October 17, 2014
  • Fall for Dance: Brian Brooks Moving Company/Juilliard Dance, The Australian Ballet, BJM - Les Ballets Jazz De Montreal, Rennie Harris Puremovement - October 16, 2014
  • New York City Ballet, Clearing Dawn, Funerailles, Varied Trio [in four], After the Rain, Todo Buenos Aires, In Creases - October 15, 2014
  • Fall for Dance: Vuyani Dance Theatre, Sara Mearns & Company, Trisha Brown Dance Company, National Ballet of China - October 14, 2014
  • Fall for Dance: Lucinda Childs Dance Company, Semperoper Ballett Dresden, Sebastien Ramirez & Honji Wang, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater - October 11, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Square Dance, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, Le Tombeau de Couperin, This Bitter Earth, The Concert - October 10, 2014
  • Fall for Dance: Black Grace, San Francisco Ballet, Russell Maliphant/Sadler's Wells, Mark Morris Dance Group - October 8, 2014
  • New York City Ballet, Morgen, Clearing Dawn, Funerailles, Belles-Lettres, Pictures at an Exhibition - October 7, 2014
  • "A Helluva Town", Career Transition for Dancers 29th Anniversary Jubilee at New York City Center - October 6, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Apollo, Monumentum Pro Gesualdo, Movements for Piano and Orchestra, Duo Concertant, Agon - October 1, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Serenade, Mozartiana, Tschaikovsky Pas de Deux, Tschaikovsky Suite No. 3 - September 30, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Donizetti Variations, La Sonnambula, Firebird - September 26, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Fall Gala 2014: Morgen, This Bitter Earth, Clearing Dawn, Funerailles, Belles-Lettres - September 23, 2014
  • The Mazzini Dance Collective Presents Premieres at The Ailey Citigroup Theater - September 6, 2014

  • Offstage With the Dancers
    Click here for more!


    New Reviews posted!

  • A Fall 2014 Discussion with David LaMarche, Conductor, American Ballet Theatre - October 13, 2014

  • Mailbag


    Sponsors
    Click here to read more about our sponsors.

    Dial 7 Car Service New York


    Dial 7 Town Car and
    Chauffered Services Provide
    Door to Door 24 Hour
    NYC Car & Limousine Service
    ALL Airports and out of town trips
    CALL 212-777-7777



    www.delphiniumhome.com

    353 West 47th Street (8th-9th)
    New York, NY 10036
    212-333-7732
    Delphiniumhome@gmail.com

    Candles, Gift Cards, Toys!
    Bar/Bath Decor, Photo Frames!
    Shop Mon. - Sat., 11 AM - 8 PM
    Sunday, 11 AM - 7 PM
    Or Shop Online Anytime!

    10% Discount, Ask for Gary!
    Tell them you saw them on
    RobertaOnTheArts.com!


    www.NoodiesNYC.com/

    830 Ninth Ave. (54th - 55th)
    New York, NY 10019
    646.669.7828
    Order Delivery Online!

    Sun.-Thurs. 11:30 AM - 11PM
    Fri.-Sat. 11:30 AM - 2:30 AM!
    Authentic Thai Cuisine
    Lychee Thai Tea and Sangria!
    Red, Green, & Panang Curries!
    Ask for Amy!
    Tell them you saw them on
    RobertaOnTheArts.com!

    Salon Ziba


    200 West 57th Street
    New York, NY
    AND
    485 6th Ave.(12th St.)
    New York,NY 10011
    212-767-0577

    www.salonziba.com

    salon@salonziba.com
    Open seven days a week
    Ask for Alonso



    Shon 45 Wines & Spirits
    (Shon 45 Wines Web Page)
    840 8th Ave (50th-51st)
    New York, NY 10019
    212.582.5539
    www.facebook.com/Shon45Wines

    Mon - Thurs 10AM - 11PM
    Fri - Sat 10AM - 11:30PM
    Sun 12PM - 9PM


    www.OnstageDancewear.com
    Onstage Dancewear
    197 Madison Ave (bet 34 & 35 St)
    New York, NY. 10016
    1 (212) 725 1174
    1 (866) 725 1174

    The Finest in Modern Dancewear,
    Character Shoes, Ballet Slippers, and Gym Outfits
    Ask for Ronnie!

    Click HERE for a
    15% Discount Coupon
    Off Already Discounted
    Onstage Dancewear!
    <
    /span>
    Fantasy Fare Catering


    Elegant, Exquisite Presentation!
    Artistic Flair, Personalized Attention!
    Gala Quality Catered Events!
    Cocktail, Luncheon, Dinner Affairs!

    634 Washington St. 4B
    NY, NY 10014
    212.924.6972
    646.232.4006


    Mustang Harry's
    352 7th Avenue
    (btwn. 29th/30th St.)
    (212) 268-8930

    Mustang Sally's
    324 7th Avenue
    (btwn. 28th/29th St.)
    212-695-3806

    Jack's
    147 West 40th Street
    (btwn. Bway and 7th Ave.)
    212-869-8300

    Seven
    350 7th Avenue
    (btwn. 29th/30th St.)
    212.967.1919


    Cooper's Tavern


    Cooper’s Tavern
    481 8th Avenue at 35th Street
    New York, New York 10001
    212.268.8460

    Open 7 Days
    12 Noon - 11 PM
    Lunch, Dinner, Special Events
    Bar Open Late!


    Tick Tock Diner


    Tick Tock Diner
    481 8th Avenue at 34th Street
    New York, NY 10001
    212-268-8444

    Open 7 Days
    Open 24 Hours!
    Casual, Retro, Great NY Menu!



    www.AristonFlowers.com
    Ariston Flowers
    110 West 17th Street,
    NY, NY 10011
    florist@aristonflowers.com
    212.929.4226
    Fax: 212.242.5479

    www.AristonFloralBoutique.com
    Ariston Floral Boutique
    425 Lexington Avenue (44th St.)
    NY, NY 10017
    212.867.8880
    Fax: 212.867.0607


    One Taste Is All It Takes!
    Visit www.MortonWilliams.com
    For 11 Convenient NY Locations
    Recipes, Catering, and Weekly Specials!


    Olympic Flame Diner
    200 West 60th Street
    Corner Amsterdam Ave.
    New York, NY 10023
    For 10% Discount Mention
    RobertaOnTheArts.com
    American & Greek Cuisine
    Open Daily 6AM - 12AM
    Ask for Billy or Billy!
    212.581.5259

    Murray Hill Diner
    222 Lexington Avenue
    Between 33rd - 34th Sts.
    New York, NY 10016
    10% Discount - Mention
    RobertaOnTheArts.com
    American & Greek Cuisine
    Open Weekdays 6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
    Saturday 6:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    Sunday 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    Ask for Chris or Tony!
    212.686.6667

    Divine Moving


    212.244.4011
    NYC-BASED High Quality Relocations.
    Also Serve Tri-State and Beyond.
    Professional, Educated, Dedicated.
    White-Glove Treatment
    Ask for David
    www.DivineMoving.com


    Ocean Surf Resort on the Water
    Montauk Village, LI, New York
    Heated Pool on Our
    Private Beach
    Oceanfront Balconies
    Efficiency Cooking
    Walk to Restaurants,
    Shops, Sailing!

    Reservations: Click Here!
    Call 631.668.3332
    info@oceansurf.com  
    Tell them you saw them on
    RobertaOnTheArts.com!
    Special Discounts!
    Reserve Early!

    CR Galleries Inc.


    Fine Dinnerware, Sterling Flatware!
    Crystal Stemware, Giftware!
    Free Shipping and Gift Wrap!
    100 South Van Brunt St.
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    201-568-1005
    800-666-9885

    Classical and Cultural Connections
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • Katya Grineva, Pianist, Brings Her "Classical Holiday" Program to Carnegie Hall - December 27, 2014
  • The Colorado Symphony and Legato Arts Present Three Trios for Horn, Piano, and Violin at Weill Hall - December 15, 2014
  • The Juilliard School Presents "Juilliard Songfest", Songs of Charles Baudelaire, at Alice Tully Hall - December 4, 2014
  • The Sejong Soloists Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary in an Annual Benefit Gala at Alice Tully Hall - October 28, 2014
  • State Opera and Ballet Theater, "Astana Opera", Presents "Voice of Asia" at Carnegie Hall - October 27, 2014
  • The Licia Albanese - Puccini Foundation Presents in Concert the Winners of the 2014 International Vocal Competition at Rose Hall - October 26, 2014
  • Fabio Luisi Conducts the Juilliard Orchestra, with Simon Michal, Violin Soloist, at Alice Tully Hall - October 13, 2014
  • Yamaha Artist Services, Inc. and The American Liszt Society NY/NJ Present a Recital, Featuring Liza Stepanova, Pianist - October 9, 2014
  • Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin" Outdoors at the Met Opera's Summer HD Festival - September 1, 2014
  • Donizetti's "Don Pasquale" Outdoors at the Met Opera's Summer HD Festival - August 30, 2014
  • Donizetti's "L'Elisir d'Amore" Outdoors at the Met Opera's Summer HD Festival - August 29, 2014
  • Puccini's "La Boheme" Outdoors at the Met Opera's Summer HD Festival - August 23, 2014

  • Upcoming Events
    Click here for more!


    New Happy Hours,
    Monday - Friday!
    Forget the Recession and Be Happy!
    3 PM - 8 PM
    Just $4 Each! Jameson,
    McSorley's Draft,
    Bud, Bud Light, Coor's
    Light, Mustang Wings!
    At:
    Mustang Harry's
    352 7th Avenue
    (btwn. 29th/30th St.)
    (212) 268-8930

    Mustang Sally's
    324 7th Avenue
    (btwn. 28th/29th St.)
    (212) 695-3806

    In the Galleries: Artists and Photographers
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • A Summer Visit to the Galleries of The Frick Collection - August 21, 2014
  • Exploring the Museum of Arts and Design at Columbus Circle: A Photo Essay - August 18, 2014

  • Arts and Education
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • The Juilliard School Presents "Juilliard Songfest", Songs of Charles Baudelaire, at Alice Tully Hall - December 4, 2014
  • Two Juilliard Jazz Ensembles Present "The Real Bebop" with Coach, Jon Faddis on Trumpet, at Paul Hall - November 4, 2014
  • A Summer Visit to the Galleries of The Frick Collection - August 21, 2014

  • New CDs
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • Elio Villafranca and the Jass Syncopators: Caribbean Tinge - August 27, 2014
  • Benjamin Lapidus & Kari - B3: Ochosi Blues - August 27, 2014
  • Todd Londagin: Look Out for Love - August 27, 2014
  • Charito: Heal the World - August 27, 2014
  • Eliane Amherd: Now and From Now On - August 27, 2014
  • Vlada: All About You - August 27, 2014
  • Livia Devereux: Night Winds Whisper - August 27, 2014
  • Taeko: One Love - August 27, 2014
  • Grupo Saveiro: Pagode In New York - August 27, 2014

  • On Location
    Click here for more!

    New Reviews posted!

  • Central Park Views from the New Tavern On the Green's Terrace - August 16, 2014
  • A Sunset River View at The West 79th Street Boat Basin Cafe - August 14, 2014

  • Special Events
    Click here for more!


    New Reviews posted!

  • Mercedes Ellington Host's a Holiday Benefit Event, "Ring Dem Bells", for The Duke Ellington Center for the Arts at Landmark on the Park - December 8, 2014
  • The Sejong Soloists Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary in an Annual Benefit Gala at Alice Tully Hall - October 28, 2014
  • The Licia Albanese - Puccini Foundation Presents in Concert the Winners of the 2014 International Vocal Competition at Rose Hall - October 26, 2014
  • American Ballet Theatre: Fall Gala 2014: Rondo Capriccioso, With a Chance of Rain, Thirteen Diversions - October 22, 2014
  • "A Helluva Town", Career Transition for Dancers 29th Anniversary Jubilee at New York City Center - October 6, 2014
  • New York City Ballet: Fall Gala 2014: Morgen, This Bitter Earth, Clearing Dawn, Funerailles, Belles-Lettres - September 23, 2014


  • Testimonials
    Click here for more!


    New Reviews posted!

  • Shon 45 Wines & Spirits Is Ready for Valentine's Champagnes, Cocktail Mixers, Liqueurs, and Fine Wines! - January 26, 2015
  • Delphinium Home, in Hell's KItchen, Near Broadway and Off-Broadway Theaters, Has Unique Gifts, Greeting Cards, and Eye-Catching Wrapping Paper and Ribbons! - January 25, 2015
  • A Photo Preview of Noodies Thai Kitchen Cuisine, a Hell's Kitchen Dining Destination - January 24, 2015
  • Morton Williams Market, 59th Street, Near Lincoln Center, Is Ready for Fall Cooking and Home Entertaining! - October 1, 2014
  • Morton Williams Market, 57th Street, Near Carnegie Hall, City Center, and Broadway Shows, Is Ready for Fall Holidays and Festive Cooking! - October 1, 2014
  • For more information, contact Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net