Review of “Holiday Inn” A Roundabout Theater Production , Studio 54

October 18, 2016 
By Leonard Golubchck, LaborPress Entertainment Editor

New York, NY - “Holiday Inn” is based upon the 1942 academy award winning film of the same name with songs and lyrics by the iconic Irving Berlin.. Gordon Greenburg direction of the show brings the elements of book and music and dance together to give the audience a thoroughly entertaining event.

Review of A Taste of Honey Pearl Theatre Company, 555 West 42nd Street, NY NY

October 6, 2016  
By Leonard Golubchck, LaborPress Entertainment Editor

New York, NY - A “Taste of Honey” was British playwright’s Shelagh Delaney’s first play was first staged in London’s West End in 1958. Angela Lansbury played the main role in the Broadway production in 1960. There was also a film version and a Broadway revival in 1981.

Review of The Encounter John Golden Theater, 252 West 45 Street

October 5, 2016 
By Leonard Golubchck, LaborPress Entertainment Editor

New York, NY - “The Encounter” is the first Broadway show to open for the Fall 2016 season. The show is a two hour no intermission experience. “The Encounter” is a one man show detailing the experiences of a National Geographic photographer Loren McIntyre, in the rain forest of the Amazon who followed the tribesmen of the Mayoruna people.

Philadelphia Orchestra Strike Ends; Pittsburgh Continues

October 4, 2016  
By Steven Wishnia and Neal Tepel

Philadelphia, PA - A two-day strike by musicians in the Philadelphia Orchestra ended Oct. 2, as members of American Federation of Musicians Local 77 voted 73-11 to ratify a three-year contract.

The WNY Area Labor Federation Sponsors Pete Seeger…

September 28, 2016 
By Editor-Publisher Tom Campbell 

Buffalo, NY -  On Wednesday evening (September 28th) at 7:30 p.m., Musician Randy Noojin will take the stage in Buffalo to give a look-alike performance of the late American Folk Singer Pete Seeger, and play many of his songs that have become synonymous with the Civil Rights and Labor Movements, as well as with social activism, in this country.

SAG-AFTRA Signs Telemundo's Music Awards

September 20, 2016 
By John Quinn, LaborPress USA

New York, NY -  This is the first time SAG-AFTRA has signed this nationally broadcast awards show to a union contract. Clearly a landmark agreement for SAG-AFTRA with Telemundo. The union had an unsuccessful organizing campaign for years.

Review of Fiorello at the East 13th Street Theater, 136 East 13 Street, NY NY

September 20, 2016   
By Leonard Golubchck, LaborPress Entertainment Editor

New York, NY - The Berkshire Theatre Group presents its production of Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, George Abbott and Jerome Weidman’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical Fiorello! Off- Broadway at the :East 13th street theater.

Fashion Week in NYC

September 13, 2016 
By Neal Tepel

New York, NY -  Its fashion week in New York City. Fashion Week runs from September 8-15 and generates an economic impact of almost $1B for the New York City Metro Area. Twenty-three designers are now officially ‘Made in NY’, with 75 percent of their production made in the five boroughs.

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