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From the Harlem ballrooms to the international stage, the voguing dance movement is an NYC original. Vogue elder Cesar Valentino, and dancer/actor/choreographer Jason Rodriguez of the F/X series “Pose”, demonstrate some iconic Old Way poses, dazzling New Way styles, and discuss the history, significance and culture of voguing. NY City Hall official video.
Lady Gaga is paying a special visit to New York City’s Stonewall Inn, helping mark 50 years since the uprising the catalyzed the modern LGBTQ rights movement …
“It makes me cry. I am so emotional today,”- “This community has fought and continued to fight a war of acceptance, a war of tolerance — and the most relentless bravery. You are the definition of courage, do you know that? This is a celebration of all of you in every single way.” NBC New York video.
The young Broadway hopefuls in town for The Jimmy Awards received a big surprise this week.
The high school students were overwhelmed when they walked out of dinner and saw their faces on a giant billboard in Times Square on Wednesday night. What they thought was going to be a group photo ended up being a surprise moment they’ll never forget. The 86 nominees were chosen from among 100,000 students across the country and were brought to New York City for the finals of the competition next Monday.
Many said the Times Square surprise was one of the highlights of their trip. ABC7NY video