The Box

Spike Lee’s Netflix Series is Filming Today at ‘The Box’ on Chryste Street

Posted August 1, 2018 at 5:04 am

Filming is currently underway on the second season of Spike Lee’s Netflix comedy-drama, She’s Gotta Have It. Today’s shoot is on the Lower East Side, and has commandeered The Box for the fictional “Hot N Trot Nightclub.” (The Box is often used in television and film for nightclub scenes.) This She’s Gotta Have It reboot […]

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Netflix and Amazon Do Battle with Series Filming on the Bowery this Week

Posted March 3, 2016 at 10:52 am

​The influx of production personnel – from Haddad’s trailers to Craft Services – is really jamming up Chrystie Street this week. All the activity is to shoot scenes for the upcoming Netflix original series, The Get Down. It appears that the focus of this week’s shoot, operating Monday through Friday, is at popular burlesque spot […]

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Richard Kimmel of The Box Takes Mangiami Space at 9 Stanton

Posted July 8, 2013 at 6:10 am

Stanton Street between Chrystie and Bowery is a block familiar with failure. Now, an new entrant.

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Selena Gomez Was at The Box Yesterday Afternoon [PHOTOS]

Posted June 30, 2013 at 9:46 am

Yesterday afternoon, 92.3 NOW held an event at The Box on Chrystie Street featuring Selena Gomez. The pop starlet and Bieber ex performed a handful of songs for lucky fans as part of the radio station’s “Money Can’t Buy Experience” series. If only the K-Rock of yore knew about NOW…

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The Lowline Hosting Benefit Concert on May 30

Posted May 16, 2013 at 10:32 am

In an effort to raise the prospective $55 million for the ambitious subterranean Lower East Side park, The Lowline Artists Series is hosting a benefit concert.

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Snoop Dogg Collaborating with Richard Kimmel of The Box

Posted May 19, 2011 at 12:15 pm

The smooth-talking, dope smoking Snoop Dogg is reportedly collaborating with the managing partner of swanky cabaret joint The Box.

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Coming Soon: Mystique at 141 Chrystie Street

Posted April 27, 2011 at 6:39 am

141 Chrystie Street could become the next bridge-and-tunnel haven. More after the jump!

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The Box to Open Outpost in London

Posted January 31, 2011 at 6:39 am

Get ready, London. Infamous burlesque club The Box is crossing the pond.

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Jelly Jells on the Lower East Side for “Downtown King” [Video]

Posted August 20, 2010 at 2:09 pm

The Lower East Side receives an anthem of sorts in “Downtown King,” courtesy of Jelly Jells and Fab 5 Freddy.  Neighborhood landmarks and luminaries including Billy Leroy, the busted Shepard Fairey mural, and Sara D. Roosevelt Park amongst others, are all featured prominently in the music video.

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Chris Santos Chooses 146 Essex for New Restaurant

Last modified November 1, 2010 at 12:14 am

Boogie commenter Pete helps us piece together the location of Chris Santos’ latest nightlife venture.  It appears as though the Stanton Social owner chose the old M. Katz & Sons real estate at 146 Essex Street, which is currently undergoing the necessary renovations.

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