Events

Mr. Gray Probes NY ComicCon 2012 - Booth 2352!

As Mr. Gray telepathically says, "Gray is the new black, all 50 shades!"

Meet Mr. Gray and Agent BJ as well as cast members Sky Windu, Marvin Felberand NYC-based artist Michael ZanskyZansky will also take orders for a limited-edition 33" x 20" art book, eComic,  and a very limited-edition 16" 2-D translucent Mr. Gray sculpture, and other cool collectible swag.

Auteur David Lynch taped the webcast pilot with our affable alien talk show host with animation sequences created by Zansky and Zeth Willie. Catch all the episodes and promos at MrGrayShow.com.

Stay tuned for more probing information as well as our animated short films, promos, music show, and freshly baked Mr. Gray Magnolia Bakery cupcakes available in our booth on Thursday, Oct. 11th.

Sarah Small - The Delirium Constructions

Don't Kvetch, It's Ken Krimstein's Book Launch!

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Besides being our lit editor, and a real mensch, Ken is a brilliant cartoonist!

 

Please join us:

Wednesday, Oct. 13th

 

BOOK CULTURE

536 West 112th in NYC

 

RSVP here and order...

 

Order Kvetch As Kvetch Can!

 

Manhattan Monologue Slam - November 20th

MMSlamMasterlogo_002Dusty Wright and Bennett Media Studio Present The Manhattan Monologue Slam! on Friday, November 20th at 7:30pm at The Center.

Actors perform theatrical monologues in front of a panel of industry experts and a packed house. It's "Masterpiece Theater meets American Idol!" Come for the Championship Set, or sign up to perform 30 second Audience Actor Set or just come to watch!

November 20th Panelists: Susan Batson, Founder, Black Nexxus; Sarah Conte, CD, Central Casting; and Joe Trentacosta, VP, Springer Associates Broadway.

Thanks to our fab sponsors from Monster Cable, Izze, and Magnolia Bakery.

Manhattan Monologue Slam - October 23rd

MMSlamMasterlogo_002Dusty Wright and Bennett Media Studio Present The Manhattan Monologue Slam! on Friday, October 23rd at 7:30pm at The Center.

Actors perform theatrical monologues in front of a panel of industry experts and a packed house. It's "Masterpiece Theater meets American Idol!" Come for the Championship Set, or sign up to perform 30 second Audience Actor Set or just come to watch! Oct. 23rd Panelists: Adrienne Stern, Adrienne Stern Casting, Ed Bennett, Former CEO VH1, Dusty Wright, Co-Founder Culture Catch, Scott D. Edwards, Harden-Curtis Associates.

Thanks to our fab sponsors from Jump Shoes, Izze, and Magnolia Bakery.

Sing For China Charity Music Salon

sing-for-china-logoDusty Wright and Bennett Media Studios Present: Sing For China AIDS Benefit, Thursday, September 24th at 7 PM at Bennett Media Studio.

This salon will feature performances by Hedgehog, Queen Sea Big Shark, and Casino Demon; three of China's biggest and best indie-rock bands. The U.S. tour is being produced by Modern Sky Records of Beijing, China's largest independent record label. All proceeds from this event will be donated to help children orphaned by AIDS in China. If you'd like to attend this event, please RSVP immediately as space is limited. Suggested donation to attend is $20. Read more »

CC Music Salon - Electronic Music Night!

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Happy Time Karaoke Night

Don't Be Sad! Sing for your Health! HAPPY TIME KARAOKE NIGHT! Wednesday, June 24th, 8 PM @ THE CENTER at Bennett Media Studios. Hope we see you there. peace, Dusty Wright

Coturri Brothers Wine Salon

coturri_brothersDusty Wright, Ed Bennett, and the Organic Wine Journal co-hosted a private wine tasting and salon with Tony Coturri of Coturri Winery on Friday, May 15th. Adam Morganstern and Greg Wacks from the Organic Wine Journal invited a group of VIP New Yorkers to sample some of Tony's most beloved reds plus his killer "cloudy" Sauvignon Blanc. Tony talked about how he and his brother Phil, who have been making wine for over 30 years, belief wholeheartedly in the biodynamic winemaking process. A process that was mostly the norm before adding additional sulfites were introduced into wine making at the turn of the 20th century. Read more »

Les Gelb Book Salon - Morning Joe

les_gelbCULTURE CATCH & DL21C presented a book salon Thursday evening, May 14th at The Center with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Leslie H. Gelb read, discussed, and signed his new book Power Rules. The discussion was moderated by MSNBC's "Morning Joe" co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough.

This extraordinary event afforded a select group of invited guests an unprecedented opportunity to listen and discuss in an informal and casual setting the impact of this must-read book. Inspired by Machiavelli's classic The Prince, Mr. Gelb offered a common sense approach to foreign policy. Read more »

Barney Hoskyns Book Salon - Tom Waits

waits-lowsideDusty Wright and Ed Bennett present a literary salon on Monday evening May 11th with one of Britain's most noted music critics, BARNEY HOSKYNS. He'll read from his new Tom Waits bio Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits. The salon discussion will be moderated by CC co-founder and host Dusty Wright.

This extraordinary event affords a select group of invited guests an unprecedented opportunity to meet Mr. Hoskyns and wax poetic about Mr. Waits. The evening begins with a private podcast interview by host Dusty Wright, followed by the Salon, and a private concert by world-famous guitarist GARY LUCAS performing Tom Waits covers. Read more »

Soundtrack For A Revolution Movie Salon

soundtrack_revolution_hamiltonCULTURE CATCH & DL21C presented the soon-to-be award-winning documentary Soundtrack For A Revolution screening and discussion moderated by author and political commentator Keli Goff. This extraordinary event afforded a select group of invited guests an unprecedented opportunity to watch and discuss in an informal and casual setting the impact of this must-see Danny Glover-executive produced documentary that features contemporary artists reworking Civil Rights Movement-themed protest songs. Artists such as The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Joss Stone, John Legend, Richie Havens, Anthony Hamilton with the Blind Boys of Alabama (above left), and others contributed to the project. This is destined to be a movie to inspire people for many, many years. Read more »

HD 5.1 Music Salon Series - Henry Butler

henry-butlerDusty Wright and Michael Imperioli present N'awlins pianist HENRY BUTLER -- an evening of food, drink, music, and smart conversation.

This extraordinary event affords a select group of invited VIPs an unprecedented opportunity to discuss in an informal and casual setting the impact of music and the cultural significance it may or may not have on our society. We're looking for the integrity of the musician and their symbiotic relationship with our culture.

Salon is Wednesday, April. 15th, 6 - 9 PM; invitation-only. Read more »

Napapijri Film Salon Series - Steep

steep-movieCulture Catch and Napapijri are pleased to continue our Film Salon series with a private VIP screening of award-winning documentary Steep with the director Mark Obenhaus and the executive producer Tom Yellin of the Documentary Group on Thursday, November 13th at 7 pm at the 149 Mercer Street (between Prince & Houston), NYC, 212-431-4490.

The 9th film of our monthly series celebrates the world of extreme skiing. Read more »

HD 5.1 Music Salon Series - Matthew Shipp

matthew-shippCULTURE CATCH & Ed Bennett present jazz pianist MATTHEW SHIPP -- an evening of food, drink, music, and smart conversation.

This extraordinary event affords a select group of invited VIPs an unprecedented opportunity to discuss in an informal and casual setting the impact of music and the cultural significance it may or may not have on our society. We're looking for the integrity of the musician and their symbiotic relationship with our culture.

Salon is Wednesday, Oct. 1st, 7 - 10 PM; invitation-only. Read more »

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