Nightlife & the Arts in New York City


Nightlife & the Arts in East Village

Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
Anthology Film Archives
Dedicated to preserving and exhibiting...
Film East Village
Beauty Bar
Grab a seat in a barber chair or under a dryer at...
Bars East Village
The Bourgeois Pig
What do you get when you serve all kinds of...
Bars East Village
Classic Stage Company
At the CSC's cozy 178-seat theater you can see...
Theater East Village
Danspace Project
Founded to foster the work of independent...
Dance East Village
Death + Company
It's all about "speakeasy chic" at this sister...
Bars East Village
Sweaty guys pack into this tiny, dingy hot...
Dance Clubs East Village
Joe's Pub
Wood paneling, red-velvet walls, and comfy sofas...
Cabaret East Village
At the top of the "hookah bar" heap that has...
Bars East Village
A downtown nexus of literary readings, KGB...
Readings / Lectures East Village
La MaMa E.T.C.
Ellen Stewart (1919–2011) founded La MaMa...
Theater East Village
Lit Lounge
With a rock roster that's included musical...
Music Clubs East Village
Louis 649
A vast list of single-malt scotches and Kentucky...
Music Clubs East Village
The Agave goddess is behind the name of this...
Bars East Village
McSorley's Old Ale House
One of New York's oldest saloons (it claims to...
Bars East Village
New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW)
Works by new and established playwrights anchor...
Theater East Village
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
The reigning arbiter of poetry slams, the...
Readings / Lectures East Village
Otto's Shrunken Head Tiki Bar & Lounge
Who says N.Y.C. doesn't appeal to all tastes?...
Bars East Village
Those who crave their cocktails with a little...
Bars East Village
The Poetry Project
Launched in 1966, the Poetry Project has been a...
Readings / Lectures East Village
Pouring Ribbons
This polished second-floor cocktail bar is named...
Bars East Village
The Public Theater
Fresh theater, such as Here Lies Love, David...
Theater East Village
Sake Bar Decibel
Red paper lanterns dimly illuminate couples...
Bars East Village
Scotland colonizes the East Village at this...
Bars East Village
With its exposed brick, structural pillars,...
Concerts East Village
Summit Bar
Manhattan's easternmost cocktail bar, Summit Bar...
Bars East Village
Temple Bar
Unmarked and famous for its classic cocktails and...
Bars East Village
Ten Degrees
The thought of a civilized wine bar in the East...
Bars East Village
Theater for the New City
This four-theater cultural complex stages...
Theater East Village


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