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Mike Nichols, Crafter of Films, Plays, Dies at 83

| By Shelley Acoca | Thursday Nov 20, 2014
Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," "Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," has died. He was 83.

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Designers 'Fashion For Action' Benefits Housing Works

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 18
On Thursday, November 20, fashion-forward folks will gather at the Rubin Museum of Art for "Fashion For Action," a fundraiser to benefit Housing Works.

Former Pier Dance Space to Become Futuristic Park, Performance Space

| By EDGE | Nov 17
The pier that formerly served as the stage for Whitney, Janet and J Lo during NYC's annual Pier Dance is about to get a drastic makeover.

Center Women's Event 17 Honors Activist Gloria Steinem

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 30
In a celebration of activism and advocacy, The Center will honor iconic advocate and activist Gloria Steinem and New York State Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick at its 17th Annual Women's Event on Saturday, November 15.

ACT Up Demands Cuomo Support Ebola-Stricken Nations

| By EDGE | Oct 30
Thursday, October 30, at 5PM (EST), The AIDS activist group ACT UP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) will rally and march from Bellevue Hospital to the governor's office to demand that Gov. Cuomo and Christie stop promoting panic-based health polices.

GMHC Cuts Ribbon on New HIV-Specialized Duane Reade

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 27
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) and Walgreens today announced a strategic collaboration to bring a HIV-specialized Duane Reade pharmacy to GMHC's David Geffen Center for HIV Prevention and Health Education on 29th Street in New York City.

Musical Review of the Roaring '20s Benefits UN Women

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
This weekend, from Oct. 24-26 at New York's Moscow 57, Karen Nason and special guest Ellen Kaye will star in "Let's Misbehave! A Musical Review of the Roaring '20s and Beyond," to benefit UN Women.

Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.

God's Love We Deliver Hosts 8th Annual Golden Hearts Awards

| By EDGE | Oct 20
More than 700 guests attended God's Love We Deliver's Eighth Annual Golden Heart Awards on Thursday, October 16, making it the largest and most successful event in the New York non-profit's 29-year history.

Aspen Gay Ski Week Raises Community Fund

| By EDGE | Oct 17
Aspen Gay Ski Week returns for its 38th year, January 11-18, 2015. With 5,000 attendees, the event raises funds for Roaring Fork Gay and Lesbian Community Fund.

NC High School Cancels Play Featuring Same-Sex Couple

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 15
Students at a North Carolina high school are seeing red over their principal's decision to shut down their current production of "Almost, Maine," a romantic comedy by John Cariani that depicts multiple love stories, including one between two men.

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