NYC Restaurant Week

If you are looking to enjoy the many wonderful restaurants that New York has to offer, Restaurant Week is the perfect way to see them all without breaking the bank.

FEBRUARY 2014

New York

Jazz at Lincoln Center: Fall/Winter Season
Jazz at Lincoln Center provides a wide variety of events including festivals, concerts, education events and a diverse array of guest artists.
Designing Modern Women, 1890s–1990s
This highly anticipated exhibit features insight on how the 20th century design was greatly formed and improved by the creativity of women. Curated by Juliet Kinchin.
Venetian Glass Designed by Italian Architect Carlo Scarpa
The exhibition features nearly 300 carefully selected works that highlight Scarpa’s significant contribution to the art of Venetian glass.
Isaac Julien: Ten Thousand Waves
Centered around the tragic 2004 drowning of 20 Chinese cockle pickers off the coast of Britain, this 55-minute film is beautiful meditation on Chinese culture, history and myths all projected onto nine double-sided screens in the museum's atrium.
Cleopatra’s Needle
The exhibition will coincide with an extensive program by the Central Park Conservancy to conserve the obelisk of Thutmose III, popularly known as “Cleopatra’s Needle.”
Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital
An inside look at some of the new technologically advanced production techniques—3-D printing, digital knitting and computer-controlled machining—that are driving contemporary artistic expression, featuring fine-art works from Anish Kapoor, as well as fantastical design and architecture from the likes of Zaha Hadid, Ron Arad and others.

Philadelphia

OH SUGAR! THE MAGICAL TRANSFORMATION FROM CANE TO CANDY
A sweet exhibition focusing on Philadelphia’s candy manufacturing history. The show is created and curated by the founders of the city’s iconic ice creamery, The Franklin Fountain. (215) 413-8655
Dinosaurs Unearthed
The Jurassic age surfaces in Philadelphia at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University with the six-month-long exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed. In a multi-sensory experience, see life-size, animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, fossil casts, real specimens and tons of interactive elements
One Day in Pompeii
Travel back in time to explore the daily life — and tragic end — of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii as The Franklin Institute hosts One Day in Pompeii, a blockbuster traveling exhibition. The immersive exhibition includes hundreds of incredible artifacts and a formidable CGI experience that transports visitors back to the earth-shattering natural disaster.
Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts
Started as part of the Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network in 1984, the Mural Arts Program has established itself as a global leader in the public arts arena. Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts celebrates the work of 30 years of community-engaged art creation in Philadelphia. Through this inspirational and innovative organization, thousands of residents have participated in the creation of more than 3,600 murals—a testament to the talent in the city and the power of community.
Night Skies in the Observatory - Franklin Institute
On the 2nd Thurs of each month Learn and view some of space’s stars, planets, nebulae and galaxies at the Franklin Institute’s Joel N. Bloom Observatory.
PHILADELPHIA AUTO SHOW
A car lover’s dream, with 700 pre-production, hot-productions, classic and green vehicles from a range of manufacturers.
THE GERSHWINS’ PORGY AND BESS
Described by Time magazine as “the number one Broadway musical of the year," this show is a stunning revival of a Gershwin masterpiece brought to the stage for the first time in more than 35 years.
Philly Fashion Expo
A new and exciting fashion event will be coming to the Philadelphia fashion scene next month! The Philly Fashion Expo will be one of the biggest fashion events to hit the East Coast. this event will showcase local and national designers on the runway and dozens of exhibitors surrounding the 234,500 square foot center. A career fair, celebrity guest appearances including reality star LaLa Anthony and Philly's own Eve, workshops, and live musical performances are also scheduled to take place.
MAMMA MIA!
Before the blockbuster movie, the play sold out theaters across America. The storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship at the.
PRIDE & PREJUDICE
One of literature’s greatest love stories sweeps onto the stage of. Jane Austen’s masterpiece is passionate and funny in this fresh, dance-filled adaptation.

DC

The Washington Auto Show
The 2014 Washington Auto Show not only symbolizes the brightest and boldest dreams of the auto industry but marks the show’s transformation over the years.
Mariinsky Ballet: Swan Lake
St. Petersburg's historic Mariinsky Ballet presents its signature staging of Tchaikovsky's mysterious, lyrical, and dramatic Swan Lake, hailed by the San Francisco Chronicle as "a vision of Romantic ballet heaven."
Peter and the Starcatcher
A wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan.
The Washington Ballet: The Jazz/Blues Project
Americana at its finest – the iconic music of Etta James and Charlie "Bird" Parker and world-class dance come together in Trey McIntyre's Blue Until June and Val Caniparoli's Bird's Nest.
Stomp
STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique – an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages.
Washington National Opera: Moby-Dick
One man's obsession leaves a lethal wake of destruction in Jake Heggie's triumphant new opera of Herman Melville's 19th-century literary masterwork.

LA

In Focus: Architecture
Drawn from the J. Paul Getty Museum's collection, this exhibition surveys the history of architectural photography through images of sacred and secular structures, picturesque environments, abstracted spaces, and conceptual forms.
Miracles and Martyrs: Saints in the Middle Ages
This exhibition looks at illuminated manuscripts from the permanent collection and reveals the widespread appeal and influence of saints in art and society during the Middle Ages.
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
The company of 40, comprised of award-winning principals and corps de ballet, perform Olympic-worthy leaps, lifts and pirouettes in the classic holiday ballet. To the delight of audiences of all ages, the artists bring humor, charm, athletic prowess and Russian flair to Tchaikovsky’s timeless score.
Cirque Du Soleil: Totem
Cirque Du Soleil comes to Santa Monica with 'Totem'. ‘Totem‘ traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly.
The Power of Photography: National Geographic 125 years
Organized in collaboration with National Geographic magazine, The Power of Photography: National Geographic 125 Yearscelebrates the iconic publication’s 125 year anniversary.
Dance in Flight
Jump into an evening filled with high energy and diversity. With sold-out performances every year, Dance in Flight proves to be a campus favorite. The show spotlights Pepperdine students, of all majors and backgrounds, performing a variety of dance principles from Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Ballet, Modern, Ballroom and World dance.
LA Indie Film Festival
The LA INDIE Film Festival is the partner festival to the well established LA COMEDY Festival. Over the years they have exhibited the work of hundreds of filmmakers who have told wonderful stories and many of which have gone on to make great films in other genres.
Tchaikovskyfest: Symphonies 1 & 6
Gustavo Dudamel launches our comprehensive celebration of Tchaikovsky with the composer’s first and final utterances in symphonic form, from his Mendelssohn- and Russian folksong-influenced first to his heartrending last.

London

Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined
Using structures, textures, scents, lighting and colour, some of the most creative minds from around the world are coming to the RA, and will transform the Main Galleries. Explore the different moods and touch, to bring this extraordinary exhibition to life.