Rare Opportunity to Program and Operate 199-Seat Off-Broadway Theater Greenwich House Releases Request for Proposal

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Annual Taste of Greenwich House Adds a New Element

From its origins in a gym in 2003, the annual Taste of Greenwich House (to be held this year on March 13) has developed into a showcase of the Village’s best restaurants and a “must-attend” for everyone who follows the Greenwich Village food scene. With more than 30 restaurants, eateries including Market Table and Café Clover present the best of their menus for the coming season alongside classics from New York institutions, like Knickerbocker and their famous caviar pie.   Read More»

In Uncertain Times, Local Businesses Band Together to Provide Girls Opportunities

On November 9, as stocks fell and economists around the world braced for an uncertain and stagnant future a group of businesses had already committed to make sure one thing was certain: that a Greenwich Village institution would be able take the court this year – the basketball court.  Read More»

As Greenwich House Prepares to turn 115, a Filmmaker Begins to Explore What Makes the Organization Survive and Thrive

Greenwich House will celebrate its 115th anniversary in 2017, an award winning documentary filmmaker will be capturing stories from members who make up this century old dynamic and inclusive community.  Read More»

Greenwich House to Honor Two Cultural Dynamos at Arts Celebration; David Amram to Perform

Greenwich House will honor American composer, conductor, multi-instrumentalist and author David Amram and ceramicist and Jefferson Market Garden Adopt-a-Pot founder Marianne Yoors at its annual Arts Benefit, November 3rd at the Rosenthal Pavilion at NYU’s Kimmel Center (60 Washington Square South).   Read More»

New Artist-in-Resident Group Comes to Greenwich House Music School

Greenwich House Music School has announced a new partnership with the chamber music ensemble Vista Lirica. As Greenwich House’s newest artist-in-residence group, Vista Lirica will perform three concerts a year as well as provide mentorship for the Music School’s classical chamber music students.  Read More»

Groups Find a New Way to Leave a Mark in Greenwich Village

For generations, people have been flocking to Greenwich Village’s well worn, winding federalist streets to leave their own mark on the storied neighborhood. Today, the Village is bursting at the edges with landmarks, big and small, young and old, from obscure oddities like Hess’s Triangle, to bars and clubs that started social movements and legendary careers, to undeniably monumental architecture like the Washington Square Arch.   Read More»

The Diversity of Contemporary Ceramics is Celebrated at Greenwich House Pottery’s Ceramics Now

Long before gaining its contemporary status as a medium for art and personal expression, pottery was considered an artisanal skill. This is how the legacy of Greenwich House Pottery, an ancillary of Greenwich House, was founded. In 1909 the settlement house expanded its immigrant assistance programs with the addition of pottery classes in the spirit of the Arts and Crafts Movement (a reaction to the period of heavy industrialism in the early 20th century) which emphasized handcrafted goods, in the hopes of providing struggling individuals with a marketable skill. Since its inception, The Pottery has provided the Greenwich Village community an entryway into the arts, coming to represent the cross section of artisanal craft and creative expression for potters of all levels.   Read More»

Greenwich Village's LGBT History Around Every Corner

It is no wonder why the Stonewall Inn was the location for a memorial vigil for those massacred at Pulse in Orlando.  While discussions continue in what could be up to a three year process to determine the extent of the proposed Stonewall Inn National Monument, the location has already been deemed worthy by its community.  The monument would be the first national monument dedicated to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Its announcement in May ignited a debate on what exactly should be included in a monument to LGBT issues in a neighborhood with no shortage of LGBT landmarks, some more known than others.   Read More»

Greenwich Village’s Artist Legacy Find a New Generation, Five Floors Up

Hanging in the lobby of Greenwich House, at 27 Barrow Street, is one of the Village’s best kept secrets, a portrait of the organization’s founder, Mary K. Simkhovitch , painted by Leopold Seyffert, the renowned American portrait artist.  However, what might actually be the Village’s best kept secret is located five floors above at the Greenwich House After-School Spring Art Show.  Read More»




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