Yoga

Lady Gaga’s Favorite Bikram Yoga Studio Closes After 13 Years, will Return as ‘Fierce Grace’

Posted December 5, 2017 at 5:18 am

Longtime local yoga studio, Bikram Yoga Lower East Side, is no more. Gone after nearly fourteen years atop Allen Street. Instead, its founder and owner, Tricia Donegan, is beginning anew with a corporate partnership from across the pond. Donegan will continue bringing yoga to the people, as it were, except now it’ll be under the […]

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Streets

Former Silver Monuments on Stanton Street is Now a Yoga Studio

Posted October 6, 2017 at 5:00 am

And now, a corpse pose of another sort for 125 Stanton Street. The former Silver Monuments at the southeast corner of Essex Street closed up shop exactly two years ago. Until this week, it been vacant, with the eponymous landlord having spent the interim seeking a replacement tenant. At the time of closure, Silver allegedly […]

‘Forever’ Finally Finished with Stanton Street; Yoga Teddy Bear on the Way

Posted May 1, 2015 at 5:16 am

At long last, the reign of Forever on the eastern front of Stanton Street is concluded. No more filming at the Smart Clothes Gallery at 154 Stanton, which was transformed into Abe’s Antiques. The production caused numerous headaches for locals during its nine-month takeover, shooting scenes on a near-weekly basis. That iconic Louis Zuflacht ghost lettering […]

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Art

Yoga High Shuttering Its Lower East Side Studio at the End of January

Last modified January 13, 2015 at 10:24 am

Yoga High is running low. The last two winters weren’t so kind to the Lower East Side studio, with the first outward signs of trouble having materialized back in July; Yoga High cut back on its schedule and teachers. Owner Mel Russo told us at the time that last winter in particular “killed us financially […]

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Yoga High Moving to 98 Forsyth Street Next Month

Last modified January 17, 2013 at 6:53 am

Clinton Street is certainly amidst a transition period, as numerous small businesses are feeling the pinch and/or departing.

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Lady Gaga at Bikram Yoga on the Lower East Side

Posted November 12, 2010 at 6:26 am

Despite her worldwide superstardom (and some pushback from locals), Lady Gaga still has time to frequent her old Lower East Side stomping grounds.  She was spotted dining at Remedy Diner over the summer, has a new perfume in the works inspired by the neighborhood, and most recently, working on her Yoga at Bikram Yoga. [Photo […]

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