Posts by: Shani R Friedman

Shani R. Friedman attends Persisticon, a benefit for Emily's List, for an evening of female comics, Murray Hill taking the piss and the fierce NY assembly...

Shani R. Friedman visits the second annual Tribeca TV Festival, and saw the fifth season premiere of "Madam Secretary." The episode "features some seriously...

Ireland comes to Queens to celebrate independent cinema with a screening August 9th of The Long, Wet Grass, based on The McGowan Trilogy.

For nearly four decades, New York has been celebrating Bloomsday on Broadway, originally created by Isaiah Sheffer, who loved the writings of James Joyce. Now...

Shani R. Friedman takes a deep dive into the first week of the Tribeca Film Fest and almost has a celebrity encounter with "The Karate Kid"'s William Zabka.

Shani R. Friedman says Camille O'Sullivan is "touched by greatness."

Shani Friedman saw the new film "Lady Bird" a crackling debut, she writes.

Shani R. Friedman checks out the newest film fest to join the New York City cinemascape, traveling to Kew Gardens for the first-time, chock full festival.

Shani R. Friedman saw Genie Bouchard play World Team Tennis and reports back.

Shani R. Friedman reports on "Immigrant Arts in America," a day-long panel presented at the Museum of Jewish Heritage.

Shani R. Friedman attends a star-studded Canada Day at Joe's Pub, apologizes to a stranger, and enjoys music from BETTY, Greg Naughton and others.

New writer Shani Friedman sees Des Bishop at Caroline's on Broadway, and found it a 'fantastically funny time.'