Tag: New York

de Blasio skips NYC Mayor’s debate

Bill de Blasio chooses not to participate in NYC Mayor's Debate

New York’s 24-hour news station hosted a debate for the candidates running for NYC Mayor this week, but one candidate was noticeably absent.

According to the NY-1 website,  Bill de Blasio declined an invitation to participate in their televised debate for the general election while his two opponents in the Mayor’s race took advantage of the opportunity.

It didn’t stop Republican nominee Joe Lhota and Independence Party candidate Adolfo Carrion from taking a few blows at the Democratic front-runner:

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Cabaret Review: Clint Holmes

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Over the last few years, Clint Holmes has established himself as a cabaret artist of great sensitivity and intelligence in his annual residencies at the Cafe Carlyle. Holmes has been a Las Vegas performer for some time, but exhibits none of the negative qualities you associate with Vegas. He only has the good Vegas stuff: He is nothing if not sincere and authentic, and possesses a magnetic stage presence and a practiced but subtle showmanship that underlines what’s important in the show without overselling it.

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Jonathan Warman directing reading of Broadway-bound musical “The Happy Hooker”

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Jonathan Warman will direct a reading of the Broadway-bound new musical The Happy Hooker, which will be presented October 7 at The Cutting Room in Manhattan.

First published in 1971, Xaviera Hollander’s memoir The Happy Hooker: My Own Story (co-written with Robin Moore and Yvonne Dunleavy) has now sold over 20 million copies.

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2013 Glam Voting Begins

2013 Glam Awards Voting Begins

Voting in the 2013 Glam Awards (don’t call them the Glammy’s!) has begun, and you just have to click here to cast your vote if you work in the New York Nightlife industry.  You’ll need a code to vote in most categories, so just contact Glam coordinator Cherry Jubilee if you work in the industry and didn’t get one.

However, there is a new twist this year with the People’s Choice Categories for Scene Queen and Best Video.  Anyone can vote in these categories, just click here.

Speaking of which, I’m honored that my peers have once again nominated me for Best Writer/ Blogger. I’d really appreciate your vote!

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New York City Mayoral polls point toward de Blasio

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The first two polls released in New York City’s race for Mayor show Democrat Bill de Blasio with a commanding lead over his Republican contender Joe Lhota.

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