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December 2007

 

About Town:

Salviata Party
Gen Art Shop NYC
Luncheon on the Queen Mary II for Busker Alley
Miss Sixty/Energie Grand Opening Celebration
Pretty City Beauty Event

Arts:
Cindy Ord's Mobile Series of Photographs
Jason Rhoades'A Bizarre Bazaar

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Rootstein Mannequins and Solstiss Bucol Installation Party
2007 Chinatown Internation Film Festival Fashion Show
Jesse James Opening

Feature:
Central Park Carriage Horse's at Christmas Time

Film Reviews:
Joe Wright's Atonement
Mike Nichols' Charlie Wilson’s War
Kevin Lima’s Enchanted
Chris Weitz 's The Golden Compass
Francis Lawrence’s I Am Legend
Bill Guttentag and Dan Sturman's Nanking
Juan Antonio Bayona's The Orphanage
Vincent Paronnaud and Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis
Francis Ford Coppola's Youth Without Youth

Interview:

Julian Schnabel, Screenwriter Ronald Harwood, and Actors Mathieu Amalric and Marie-Josée Croze of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly


Music:

Stiff Little Fingers and New Rivals at the Highline Ballroom
Autovaughn and Paper Route at the Canal Room

Nightlife:
Makossa Party
The Love Moment Party
Scion and Sybarite Party


Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column


Theater Reviews:

500 Clown Frankenstein
Will Eno's Oh, The Humanity and other exclamations
Roger Peace's Piaf: Love Conquers All
Jonathan Marc Sherman’s Things We Want

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

November 2007

About Town:

Barbie Party at Patricia Field
Atlantic Magazine Celebrates its 150th Anniversary
An Intimate Salon for Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS
Fiber Hair Spa Breast Cancer Benefit
Nars Beauty at Flute
Going Out at Puma
Asian American Arts Alliance Anniversary Gala
Gilda's Club Benefit on a Yacht

Arts:
Pali-X-Mano Installation

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Sixteen November 2007 Fashion Stories

Feature:
CMJ Music Festival

Film:
Frank J. Avella's Film Column
Independent Film and Video Festival

Film Reviews:

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
I'm Not There
Lions for Lambs
Lions for Lambs - 2nd Review
Redacted
War Dance

Interview:

Cast and Creative Team of Love in the Time of Cholera
Estelle Parsons

Music:
Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans
Talib Kweli at the Apollo
My American Heart at the Knitting Factory
CMJ at the Fillmore
CMJ at Pianos


New York Stories:
2007 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Big Apple Comic Book, Toy, Art & Sci-Fi Expo
2007 Veterans Day Parade
Stage Hands Strike
2007 Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center
Village Halloween Parade

Nightlife:
Dia De Los Muertos Party

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column
Inchoate Beauty: Morphoses/The Wheeldon Company
Elias Stimac Talks with Bekah Brunstetter

Theater Reviews:

Crossing Brooklyn
Fuerzabruta
The Late Great Ladies of Blues & Jazz

Ask Miss Wendy:

Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

 

October 2007

 

About Town:
Hotel Mela Grand Opening
Gilda's Club Benefit at DKNY

Arts:
Linda Troeller's Chelsea Hotel Atmostphere
The Art of Fashion at the Fashion Institute of Technology
Bananna Republic In-Store Art Exhibit

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
The Shows of New York Fashion Week

Feature:
The 45th New York Film Festival
New York Cool Guide to Halloween

Film:
Tropfest @ Tribeca

Film Reviews:
Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Gone Baby Gone
The Good Night
Rendition
Sleuth
Total Denial
Wristcutters

New York Film Festival Reviews:

The Darjeeling Limited
Margot at the Wedding
No Country for Old Men

Interview:

Jude Law, Michael Caine and Kenneth Branagh of Sleuth
Velvet

Music:
CMJ at the Bowery Ballroom
B-Side Players

New York Stories:
London's Zombie Walk
Save Burma Demonstration
London's Nottinghill Carnival

Nightlife:
Henri Bendel 100th Birthday Bash

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column

Theater Reviews:

Charles Busch's Die, Mommie, Die!
Minimum Wage

Ask Miss Wendy:

Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

September 2007

About Town:
Couture Council Luncheon at the Rainbow Room
LaIndia at Lincoln Center
Blue Plate Couture by Seema
Zang Toi's Benefit for Race for the Cure

Arts:


Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
The Shows of New York Fashion Week
San Francisco Fashion Week

Feature:
September 2007 Fashion Week

Film Reviews:

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
The Bubble (Buah, Ha-)
The Nines

Interview:

Deconstructing New York Fashion Week 2008
A Conversation with Dr. Valerie Steele


Mike Sankari of Diablo Royale


Music:
Battles With Deer Hunter
Blonde Readhead
Brazilian Girls with Cat Empire and Himalayas
Ted Leo with the Pharmacists
TV On The Radio With Celebration and Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson


New York Stories:

Barack Obama at Washington Square Park
President Ahmadinejad of Iran At Columbia University
Ground Zero Memorial Services Photographed by Angelo Rivera
Ground Zero Memorial Services Photographed by Katherin Wermke
Cannoli Eating Contest at the Feast of San Gennaro
Muslim Day Parade

Nightlife:
MAO Magazine Fashion Week Party
Style 360 Launch Party at Henri Bendel
PM Buzz Party Honoring Perez Hilton
MAO Party Honoring Philippe Blond


Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column

Theater Reviews:

Barbara Blumenthal-Ehrlich’s Double Vision
Karen DiConcetto and Rochelle Zimmerman's I Dig Doug
BILLY THE MIME in AMERICA LOVESEXDEATH
Margaret Garner at the New York City Opera
Corey Dargel's Removable Parts

Ask Miss Wendy:

Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

August 2007

About Town:
Drumsong African Ballet Theater at Lincoln Center
Jena Wellness Center

Arts:
The S Files at El Museo del Barrio

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Verve New York City

Feature:
The Bands of Summer

Film:
Frank J. Avella's Film Column

Film Reviews:
Becoming Jane
The Camden 28
Death at a Funeral
Delirious
Illegal Tender
Life Support

Interview:

The Cast and Creative Team of Becoming Jane
The Cast and Creative Team of Hairspray
The Cast and Creative Team of Illegal Tender
Maxine Brown

Music:
Bishop Allen & Rock Plaza Central
Menomena
My Teenage Stride
The New Pornographers with Midlake
Ron Sexsmith

New York Stories:
FAO Schwartz Holiday Preview Party
No Peace No Justice Rally in Harlem
East Harlem Arts Festival
Amateur Female Jello Wrestling

Nightlife:
The Hanger Bar Launch
Lava Gina

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column
TWO-MUR HUMOR HELPS THE HEALING PROCESS

Theater Reviews:

Michele Aldin's The Program
Wendy MacLeod's Sin
Twist

Ask Miss Wendy:

Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

 

July 2007

About Town:
American Institute for Stuttering Benefit Luncheon
The 8th Annual Golden Trailer Awards

Arts:
How Women Look

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Zang Toi - The High Roller
Form Pre Spring 2008 Show
Bikini Under the Bridge - Francis Hendy
Bikini Under the Bridge - J Vincent
Bikini Under the Bridge - Siren
Bikini Under the Bridge - Roger Garay
Bikini Under the Bridge - TBA

Feature:
Miami for the Low Season
Coney Island - Too Hot to Handle

Film:
Frank J. Avella's Film Column
Conversation with Evening Screenwriters Susan Minot and Michael Cunningham

Film Reviews:

Lajos Koltai's Evening
Adam Shankman’s Hairspray
George Ratliff’s Joshua

International Human Rights Film Festival:

Chema Rodriguez's Estrellas de La Linea (The Railroad All-Stars)
Bent-Jorgen Perlmutt and Nelson Walker III’s Lumo
Laurent Herbiet's Mon Colonel
Dan Ollman’s Suffering and Smiling


Interview:
Parker Posey and Zoe Cassavetes of Broken English
Amber Lee Ettinger - Obama Girl
Vivian Reed
Ilkka Terho, CEO of Valvomo


Music:

Haran by Pharoah's Daughter
Cartel - The Band in the Bubble

New York Stories:
2007 Puerto Rican Day Parade
Coney Island Parade
Little Havana
La Marqueta

Nightlife:
Art Over Airwaves: Eamon Harkin, Studio B

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column
Clea Rivera Interview

Theater Reviews:

Christopher John Campion's Escape From Bellevue
Jack Canfora’s Place Setting
Xanadu

Ask Miss Wendy:

Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

June 2007

About Town:
American Institute for Stuttering Benefit Luncheon
El Museo del Barrio Masked Ball
The 8th Annual Golden Trailer Awards
Awaken the Beauty Within at Christo's
"The Grand Surprise -The Journals of Leo Lerman" Book Launch Party

Arts:
Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party Brooklyn Museum of Art

The Disappeared El Museo Del Barrio
ArtHaus for Fountain House
Wooster Projects’ “Faces & Fashion"

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Steinunn Fashion Exhibition
Poiret: King of Fashion - Metropolitan Museum of Art
Valvomo
Karkula
High School Fashion Industries Benefit
Niya Melodie
Garden of Eden

Feature:
Miami for the Low Season

Film:
10th Brooklyn International Film Festival
New York Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Film Festival
Open Roads: New Italian Cinema at Lincoln Center
Frank J. Avella's Film Column

Film Reviews:

Broken English
Crazy Love
Eagle vs Shark
Evening
A Mighty Heart
Ocean's 13
Unborn in the USA
Vitus
You Kill Me

Interview:
Tea Leoni
Vincenzo Amato and Emanuele Crialese of Golden Door


Music:
My Teenage Stride
Second Annual Punk Rock Record

New York Stories:
2007 Puerto Rican Day Parade
Golden Nose Awards Red Carpet
Tribeca Family Festival

Nightlife:
New York Cool Networking Party
ArtHaus for Fountain House At Marquee
Williamsburg Fashion Weekend Kick Off Party


Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column

Theater Reviews:
June Theater Reviews
IE: In Other Words
I Google Myself
Legally Blond - The Musical
The Return of the Prodigal
The Second Tosca

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

May 2007

About Town:
The Grand Surprise: The Journals of Leo Lerman Book Launch Party
Dinner Honoring His Royal Highness, The Sultan of Kelantan
Cocktail Party Unveiling of the Designer Masks - Carolina Herrera
Rock Your Religion Launch Party
Chic in Paris Book Signing

Arts:
Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party Brooklyn Museum of Art

The Disappeared El Museo Del Barrio

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Nolita Fashion Launch
Capturing the Spirit of American Chang
Veuve Cliquot Spring Trunk Show

Feature:
2007 Tribeca Film Festival
Ballet Grandiva

Film:
Tribeca Film Reviews
Frank J. Avella's Film Column

Film Reviews:
Lars Von Trier’s The Boss if It All
Gary Marshall's Georgia Rule

Emanuele Crialese’s Golden Door (Nuovomondo)
John Carney’s Once
Paprika
Juan Carlos Fresnadillo's 28 Weeks Later
Luke Wilson’s The Wendell Baker Story

Interview:
Tea Leoni
Vincenzo Amato and Emanuele Crialese of Golden Door
Paul Soter
Victor Trevino of Ballet Grandiva
Lauren Berger the Intern Queen

Dina Rose Rivera


Music:
Hapa
The Noisettes
Erin McKeown
Timbaland

New York Stories:
The Traveling Palate
Battle of the Briskets
The Revlon 5K Run Walk
Make Adoption Your First Option
Faces of Immigration

Nightlife:
Star Lounge at the Chelsea Hotel
Cielo

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column

Theater Reviews:
May Theater Reviews
Les Ballets Grandiva at Symphony Space
Evan Laurence's My Inner Mark Berman

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

April, 2007

About Town:
Graffiti Artists Paint Full-Sized Replica Subway Car
HBO Party for New Directors New Films Festival
Dick Swizzle's Sudden Death Gameshow
The Circus is Coming


Arts:
That 70's Show
Written In Light at Bloomberg HQ

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Bohemian Hats in New York - David and Jody Rodriguez
Brooklyn Fashion Week(end)
NBA COURT-TURE Fashion Show

Feature:
What is Weird and Wonderful About New York

Film:
Frank J. Avella's Film Column
Film Party at the National Gallery of Art

Film Reviews:
Matt Maiellaro and Dave Willis’ Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters
Paul Verhoeven’s Black Book
Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam’s Dreaming Lhasa
Gregory Hoblit’s Fracture
Carl Colpaert’s G.I. Jesus
Lasse Hallstrom’s The Hoax
Scott Frank’s The Lookout
Denis Henry Hennelly and Casey Suchan’s Rock the Bells
Marc Evan’s Snowcake
Jake Kasden’s The TV Set
Ken Loach’s The Wind That Shakes the Barley

Interview:
Paul Verhoeven, Carice Van Houten and Sebastian Koch
of Black Book

Music:
SXSW Music Conference
Gretchen Witt
The Bowmans
Langhorne Slim
Carlton J. Smith
B.Nice: Do the Nice Thing
Modest Mouse

New York Stories:
Restaurant Workers Protest Unfair Wages - Saigon Grill
Roc in Union Square
Save Darfur Demonstration - Sudanese and Chinese Embassies

Nightlife:
Sin-e Ends With a Show Stopper

Theater:
Wendy R. Wiliams Theater Column


Theater Reviews:
Rotozza’s Five in the Morning

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

March, 2007

About Town:
Dance Brazil
School of American Ballet Winter Ball
Auxiliary Police Officer Nicholas T. Pekearo Viewing
Fresh Meat at Comix
Open Mic at Bar 4

Arts:
Fountain
Andy Warhol: In His Wake - Carrozzini von Buhler Gallery

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion/Style:
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

Feature:
Ruas De Sao Paulo

Film:
Frank J. Avella's Film Column
New Directors New Films
New Directors New Film Reviews

Film Reviews:
Babel
Blood Diamond
Boy Culture
Colour Me Kubrick
The Departed
Dreamgirls
Hannibal Rising
I Think I Love My Wife
Letters From Iwo Jima
Little Children
The Lookout
Miss Potter
The Painted Veil
The Queen
Seraphim Falls
Volver
The Wind That Shakes the Barley

Interview:
Comedian Jon Fisch
Jelon Vieira

Music:
Modest Mouse
Alexi Murdoch
Beyond Race Launch Party
The Brazilian Girls
k-os: Atlantis-Hymns for Disco
Norah Jones
Pacha Massive and Nortec Collective
The O'Jays

Nightlife:
Alma
Fashion Week Parties

New York Stories:
John McCain
Our Lady Queen of Angels Closing Protest Demonstration
Tibet Uprising Commemoration

Theater:
Wendy R. Williams Theater Column
Ryan J-W Smith

Theater Reviews:
Altar Boyz
BFF
Company
The Dance
Desire in the Suburbs
Edward Scissorhands
Gutenberg! The Musical!
Los Angeles
The Madras House
The Naked Eye Planets
The Oresteia
Strom Thurmond is Not a Racist and Cleansed
Spring Awakening
Wake Up Mr. Sleepy! Your Unconscious Mind is Dead!

Your Face is Mess

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

February, 2007


About Town:
School of American Ballet Pre-Ball Party
Party for The Yard at Reno's Tribeca Loft
“Secrets of the Model” Dorm Launch
Williamsburg Spelling Bee @ Pete’s Candy Store
Looking Fabulous for Fashion Week
A Treasure Grows in Brooklyn - The Clay Pot


Arts:
Gallery People - VOOM HD Networks & Robert Wilson
Gardeners of Eden - Recent Works of David Choe
“Floodwall” World Financial Center Liberty Street Bridge

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion / Style:
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

Feature:
Theo Kogan

Film:
Film Reviews
Frank J. Avella's Oscar Predictions

Interview:
Under the Covers with Candida Royalle
Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson of Seraphim Falls

Music:
Kiki & Herb
Mary J. Blige
"Pagoda"

Nightlife:
Ludo

New York Stories:
John McCain Meets Some Grandmothers - Republican Women’s Club
Save Darfur Rally

Theatre:
Wendy R. Williams' Theatre Column
Theatre Reviews

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

 

January, 2007

About Town:
Chic In Paris
Hollywoohoo
The Good Shepherd Premiere
Underwear Subway Ride

Arts:
Luminous Trasitions

Comedy Matters:
Jeffrey Gurian

Fashion / Style:
Jay McCaroll
Patricia Field
Patricia Vlassis Holevas

Feature:
Best Films of 2006

Film:
Reviews

Interview:
Cast of Miss Potter
Edward Norton

Music:
The Canal Room
The Rooftop

Nightlife:
David Barton Toy Drive
Patricia Field
PS 122

New York Stories:
Couch Surfer
War Protesters

Theatre:
Wendy R. Williams' Theatre Column
Theatre Reviews
Rob Roth

Ask Miss Wendy:
Miss Wendy's Texas Love Advice

 

 

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