Premiere of Greek Film Expo

The Hellenic Film Society USA is pleased to announce its first-ever Greek Film Expo, a showcase for six outstanding Greek comedies and dramas, to be held April 27-May 3 in the New York metropolitan area. Screenings will be held at the Directors Guild Theater in Manhattan, the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, and the Bow Tie Manhasset Theater in Nassau County. 


Evelyn Gomez is a cancer survivor who is motivating others to fight back against cancer by fundraising for research, with the help of her seven-year-old son, Aiden. She was diagnosed with an aggressive type of breast cancer back in 2010, while expecting Aiden. She was part of a clinical trial that opened her eyes to the value of cancer research.

Singer/Songwriter Annamaria

Having kicked off a phenomenal 2018, NYC based singer/songwriter Annamaria has been using her talents to promote her Greek roots this spring, as she was recently crowned Miss Greek Independence 2018. The city’s 2018 Greek Independence Day Parade will feature the newly crowned talent celebrating the 197th anniversary of Hellenic independence on Sunday, April 22. 

How We Create & How We Cope: Art & Mental Illness

“How We Create & How We Cope: Intersections Of Art & Mental Health/Mental Illness” is another angle of Little Theatre’s “Rough Draft”—vibrantly pieced together from a group of artists and performers viscerally experiencing their personal realities of mental health. 

A Fresh Civility: Queens College MFA Show

“A Fresh Civility,” the Queens College MFA Show curated by John Yau will be exhibited at LIC Artists’ Plaxall Gallery (5- 25 46th Avenue, Long Island City), April 13 - May 13.

Random Access Music Announces Annual Queens Music Festival

The New York-based composer & performer collective, Random Access Music, announced the seventh annual Queens New Music Festival will take place on May 16-20. Nine programs of new music over five days featuring an exciting variety of new music will take place at The Secret Theatre (44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City). 

The Magic Of Bouzouki

On Friday, April 20, at 8:30 pm, AKTINA Productions will be hosting the latest concert in its acclaimed series, “Greek Music Journey” at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, on 68th Street, between Park and Lexington Avenues in Manhattan.

Coming Soon To Astoria: Vitality Health Pets!

Coming soon to the neighborhood is Vitality Health Pets! Join us in welcoming the new addition to the community.


Mariah Fredericks was born and raised in New York City, where she still lives with her family. She is the author of several YA novels. “A Death Of No Importance” is her first adult novel.

Gyro World

Gyro World proudly opens its third location in Queens! The doors of its newest location on 30th Avenue opened on October 28, though an official Grand Opening is slated for April 12th when small tasting plates will be available, allowing you to sample their excellent, authentic Greek cuisine, while raising money for ch
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