Month: August 2021

Best Rooftop Dining 2021

NW Second Avenue in Wynwood is known for its eye-popping murals, selfie-obsessed pedestrians, and all-around chaos, but some of the juiciest and most flavorful jerk chicken and oxtail in the city can be found in an inconspicuous eatery just a block north of the hustle-bustle, where a headless mannequin painted in the colors and pattern of the Jamaican flag marks the entrance. Ian Curtis, AKA Chef Slim, runs the kitchen,…

Homing’s In, Going Out, June 4-11, 2021

As we continue into Pride month, let’s indulge in LGBT-specific arts, nightlife and community events, while also considering our straight allies’ goings-on, if they behave. ARTSDANCE, OPERA, THEATREAfroSolo Arts FestivalStreaming performances of ‘Black Men: Embracing Our Light,’ June 9-13, and ‘Courage Unde Fire: The Liberation of Elroy,’ June 17-20. Free on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/user/AfroSoloTV/featured Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreCal Performances presents the world premiere of Jamar Roberts’ Holding Space, streaming June…

Homing’s In, Going Out June 11-17, 2021

As LGBT arts, nightlife and community events multiply like bunnies during Pride month, let’s get hopping, indoors and out. ARTSDANCE, OPERA, THEATREAfroSolo Arts FestivalStreaming performances of ‘Black Men: Embracing Our Light,’ June 9-13, and ‘Corage Unde Fire: The Liberation of Elroy,’ June 17-20. Free on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/user/AfroSoloTV/featured Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreCal Performances presents the world premiere of Jamar Roberts’ Holding Space, streaming thru Sept. 8. $5-$60. https://calperformances.org/ The Break-Up!…

Washington DC Weekday Events: See Whats Happening In The Area – Patch.com

Washington DC Weekday Events: See Whats Happening In The Area  Patch.com…

Washington DC Weekday Events: See What’s Happening In The Area

WASHINGTON DC, DC — Looking to go on a family outing? Hoping to spend a night out with friends? Below, we’ve included some of this week’s top events from throughout Washington DC. Here are some events taking place in town this week. Have an event you would like to see it in the next roundup? You can add it to the calendar using this form. You can also spread the…

Israel downgraded in State Department human trafficking report

Israel was downgraded from Tier 1 to Tier 2 in a report on human trafficking released by the US State Department on Thursday. According to the report, the decision was made since Israel did not “meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so.” “The government [of Israel] maintained woefully inadequate efforts to prevent human trafficking and government policies towards foreign workers…

Homing’s In, Going Out June 18-27, 2021

Heading into the home stretch of Pride Month, many nightclubs, bars and theaters are welcoming indoor patrons, with some outdoor spaces welcoming guests; bring proof of vaccination in most cases. Unfurl, unmask -or not, if you choose- and enjoy. ARTSDANCE, OPERA, THEATREAfroSolo Arts FestivalStreaming performances of ‘Courage Under Fire: The Liberation of Elroy,’ June 17-20. Free on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/user/AfroSoloTV/featured Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreCal Performances presents the world premiere of…

Are strip clubs allowed to open during the pandemic? Sort of, but not really

Last weekend’s stabbing of Padres outfielder Tommy Pham outside a Midway District strip club has raised questions about whether the clubs are allowed to operate during the pandemic. The answer, it turns out, is a little complicated. From a regulatory standpoint, strip clubs can be considered three different types of businesses depending on how they operate. Clubs can be live entertainment venues, bars, and/or restaurants. Under the current state and…

Shakti Kapoor returns as ‘Crime Master Gogo’ in Disney+ Hotstar’s new campaign – ET BrandEquity

Actors Shraddha Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor also feature as a part of the campaign Disney+ Hotstar has launched their latest TVC, showcasing the popularity of the blockbuster direct-to-digital movies released under Disney+ Hotstar Multiplex. The film features actor Shakti Kapoor, returning as Crime Master Gogo. The actor shares the screen with his daughter and actor Shraddha Kapoor. Also welcoming him back is actor Karisma Kapoor from the film ‘Andaz Apna…