EAT: FIRST LOOK AT BAREPAS ON AMSTERDAM

September 19, 2018

Harlem Bespoke:  Barepas debuted quietly on Amsterdam between 148th and 149th Street just over a month ago and we were able to stop the Venezuelan arepas eatery this week.  The Hamilton Heights 50-seater has fantastic high sealing with a vint…

DWELL: 17 SYLVAN TERRACE ON MARKET

September 19, 2018

Harlem Bespoke: Number 17 Sylvan Terrace is now up on the market for the asking of $1.545 million.  These landmark wood frame homes are located on one of the most charming cobblestone blocks in the city by 161st Street just right off of St. Nichol…

BESPOKE: GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE IN THE PARK

September 19, 2018

Harlem Bespoke:  We passed through J.Hood Wright Park by 173rd Street and Haven Avenue this past weekend and noticed that the playground was designed to pay homage to one of the iconic landmarks of the Heights.  The George Washington Bridge o…

LISTEN: LENNY KRAVITZ AT UNITED PALACE

September 19, 2018

Thursday, September 27th, 8:00PM, Lenny Kravitz performing at United Palace, 4150 Broadway by 175th Street. One of the big concerts for for Fall 2018 at Washington Heights’ historic theater will be the Lenny Kravitz Raise Vibration Tour.  G…

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September 19, 2018

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DWELL: THE HOUDINI HOUSE SOLD LOWER

September 18, 2018

Harlem Bespoke: The Harry Houdini House at 278 West 113th Street had a contract out earlier in the year based on the reduced asking price of $3.6 million and now records show that everything closed for $3.22 million back in May.  As previously men…

DWELL: THE HOUDINI HOUSE SOLD LOWER

September 18, 2018

Harlem Bespoke: The Harry Houdini House at 278 West 113th Street had a contract out earlier in the year based on the reduced asking price of $3.6 million and now records show that everything closed for $3.22 million back in May.  As previously men…

SEE: ANTIGONE IN FERGUSON AT HARLEM STAGE

September 18, 2018

Thursday, September 13th, 7:30PM through Saturday, October 13th, 7:30PM,  Antigone in Ferguson,  at Harlem Stage, 150 Convent Avenue by 135th Street. The five-week run of Theater of War Productions’ original project Antigone in Ferguson at Harlem Stage debuts in September.  This innovative project will fuse dramatic readings by leading actors—Samira Wiley, Paul Giamatti, Tamara Tunie, Adepero Oduye, and others—of Sophocles’ Antigone with live choral music performed by a choir of activists, police officers, youth, and concerned citizens from Ferguson and New York City. Each performance will culminate in a powerful, audience-driven discussion on race and social justice.  More details and FREE ticket RSVP can be found online at the Harlem Stage site: LINK

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SEE: ANTIGONE IN FERGUSON AT HARLEM STAGE

September 18, 2018

Thursday, September 13th, 7:30PM through Saturday, October 13th, 7:30PM,  Antigone in Ferguson,  at Harlem Stage, 150 Convent Avenue by 135th Street. The five-week run of Theater of War Productions’ original project Antigone in Ferguson at Harlem Stage debuts in September.  This innovative project will fuse dramatic readings by leading actors—Samira Wiley, Paul Giamatti, Tamara Tunie, Adepero Oduye, and others—of Sophocles’ Antigone with live choral music performed by a choir of activists, police officers, youth, and concerned citizens from Ferguson and New York City. Each performance will culminate in a powerful, audience-driven discussion on race and social justice.  More details and FREE ticket RSVP can be found online at the Harlem Stage site: LINK

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CONSTRUCTION: 565 WEST 144TH STREET

September 18, 2018

Harlem Bespoke: A massive fire devastated Hamilton Heights last November at 565 West 144th Street but it appears that the building will proceed with a restoration.  The disaster created unstable conditions and the roof had to be removed but the re…