BACKSTAGE: The Manhattan Center Blog

Live from New York — It’s Saturday Night with BYUtv!

              New York City — For nearly ten years Brigham Young University has produced BYUtv’s Studio-C, the Internet’s favorite group of comedians. That’s what you’re called when you build up more than one million You Tube subscribers and more than one billion...

Let’s Talk Tesla. No, Not the Car.

              Elon Musk gets all the credit for his cool electric car. But what’s really cool is the guy he named it for: Nikola Tesla. Born and raised in the Austrian Empire, Tesla invented alternating current, remote control, wireless communications and of course,...

Who Should You Work With On Your Next Event?

        Meet Tony Cimmino, Director of Events, Manhattan Center. Having worked at Manhattan Center for 22 years, Tony can tell you a story or three. One of his favorites involves a certain high-maintenance Diva from the pantheon of Rock & Roll. She had a simple...

A Look Back At What Makes Manhattan Center Great Today

          Way back in 1906 there was a rather ambitious fellow named Oscar Hammerstein I. Never to be as well known as his grandson, who, in tandem with Richard Rogers, created some of the greatest musicals of 1940’s and 50’s including Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music,...

Play NYC Signs Three-year Deal with Manhattan Center

        From developers, to players, to live eSports events, the world of gaming is a global growth phenomenon. To accommodate that growth now and into the future, Play NYC inked a three-year deal with New York’s premier event venue: The Manhattan Center. Home to The...

Dick Wolf FBI Pilot Filmed at Manhattan Center

  When you’re the guy responsible for the Law & Order and Chicago franchises, you know a thing or two about creating award-winning crime dramas. That guy, Dick Wolf, has brought his latest foray in the genre to Manhattan Center. More specifically, to Studio TV-1 where...

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