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#InTheHeights: We Love To See It…

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jon M Chu (@jonmchu) In The Heights director, Jon M. Chu has been posting some Behind-The-Scenes gems on Instagram. Check out this video documenting the first time cast members, Melissa…

The Gram: Delta+

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Katherine G. Mendoza (@katherineg.mendoza) The always funny and astute Katherine Mendoza breaks down how COVID-19 is the Apple of diseases. We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like…

UC Love: La Soga 2

The world has been patiently waiting for La Soga 2. The wait is almost over. This official trailer is straight fuego. Shout out to Uptown’s own Manny Perez.   We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like…

UC Love: Nutcos

Summer is traditionally Nutcracker season Uptown, Nutcos tells the story of the many ruthless cartels vying for control of the lucrative Nutcracker trade. When the FBI is sent in to stop them, a new seller, Palomo Escobar, shows up…

Happy B-Day James Baldwin

On this day, August 2, in 1924, visionary James Baldwin was born in Harlem. Our beloved Baldwin spoke to truth to power unflinchingly for the entirety of his life. His work still resonates, inspires and informs to this day.…

Uptown Artists at the United Palace: We Never Stopped Working

Can’t stop, won’t stop. Uptown cannot be stopped. With that said, please click below to check out a simply stellar group of Uptown artists doing their thing on the hollowed United Palace stage sans an audience. We Never Stopped…

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3 women attacked in Inwood Hill Park yesterday

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Uptown Collective (@uptowncollectiv) The NY Post reported that 3 women, in 3 separate incidents, were attacked yesterday morning in Inwood Hill Park. All 3 women were physically assaulted. The first…

Netflix Love – Cocaine Cowboys: The Kings of Miami

Cocaine is a hell of drug. Fifteen years after the release of his original cult classic film comes director Billy Corben’s Cocaine Cowboys: The Kings of Miami – a six-part saga on the South Florida traffickers indicted in one…

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Uptown Video: Thursdays with NoMAA – Tru Titanz

The indispensable Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) rebroadcast this awesome episode of Thursdays with NoMAA last night featuring the awesome Tru Titanz. Tru Titanz was founded by William Pozo in 2001 as a clothing line, music production, and events…

Hot As…

Since we are once again enduring another heat wave, please enjoy this trifecta of Hot As…. courtesy of Uptown superhero, Lin-Manuel and beat boxer extraordinaire Shockwave. The Hot As… videos appear every few years; the very first Hot As……