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The music scene in Queens
Opinion Queens Courier Staff 1/19/2012 at 12:56PM

By Councilmember Peter F. Vallone Jr. So why was a councilmember asked to write about the music scene inQueens? Little-known fact — upon graduating college, I had to make the tough decision between going to law school and signing a record contract and touring with my band. After a (short) conversation with my father, I [...]

New year, new direction at Queens Theatre
New year, new direction at Queens Theatre
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 12/27/2011 at 3:50PM

Visionary Ray Cullom, the recently-instated executive director of Queens Theatre, is preparing his new domain for a metamorphosis. Astounded by the 21-year-old theatre’s immense potential, Cullom plans to turn what previously acted solely as a performance space into a full-fledged, talent-nurturing enterprise. “[Queens Theatre] is a unique showplace unlike anything I’ve worked in before,” said [...]