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NYC BIKE-SHARING PROGRAM IS HERE!

Here is a guide to help you start using CitiBike NYC: The CitiBike program is perfect for short commutes around Manhattan (south of 59th St) and parts of Brooklyn, with expansions being planned. Whether it’s getting from one audition to another, or from a voice lesson to a show, or ju
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Expanding Plastics

Expanding Plastics by Noah Aberlin Get ready to add all rigid plastics to your recycling bin-  NYC has expanded the residential recycling stream. Mayor Bloomberg at the press launch of Broadway Goes Green. On April 24th Mayor Bloomberg announced that NYC will now recycle all rigid pla
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Bike NY’s TD Five Boro Bike Tour

The BGA at the TD Bike NY 5-boro Bike Ride We did it!  Our wonderful BGA Team rode through 40 miles of the City on Sunday, May 5th in the TD Bike NY 5-boro Bike Ride.  They had a great time and raised over $19,000 for the BGA.  We would like to have an even bigger team next year so si
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Times Square Big Belly Recycling Program

This March, Times Square began its implementation of the city’s largest pilot program in public space recycling in an attempt to change New York’s behavior about recycling. In the past, there were nearly no bins in any public spaces that collected materials for recycling.  The city’s
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Recap: Spring Textile Drive

  On Wednesday, March 27th the BGA with Wearable Collections held a Spring Textile Drive where we collected 1,800 lbs of textiles from the Broadway community. A big thanks to everyone who donated! We had donations from THE LION KING, The Broadway League, WICKED, AEA, Broadway Car
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Recap: Kids’ Night on Broadway 2013

The BGA was thrilled to be part of Kids’ Night on Broadway 2013 at Discovery Times Square. We debuted the Broadway Green Game – a matching board game that shows all of the green things we are doing in Broadway theatres. The Broadway Green Game was created by Tony Award win
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Rock ‘n’ Recycling – The Guitar String Bracelet Project

I’ve always loved recycling. Call me weird, call me a typical Virgo; but ever since I was a little kid I’ve actually taken quite a bit of pleasure in sorting plastics from paper, glass from cans, bottle caps from corks, etc. Now, as an adult, with the awareness of saving o
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The Broadway Green Alliance at Year Four

This November (2012) marks the fourth anniversary of the launch of the Broadway Green Alliance (BGA).  During this time, Broadway has embraced the BGA mission of educating, motivating and inspiring the entire theatre community and its patrons to adopt environmentally friendlier practi
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Education Committee Looks for Allies

As you look at pictures posted on the BGA website, you will see many young faces along with seasoned professionals who believe that theatre can be part of creating more sustainable theatre. And so the BGA has decided to expand its group of partners to include educational theatre. The
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