Recap: Cherub Improv Gala

What do you get when you combine an improv troupe with a group home full of spunky elderly citizens? Just one of the many reasons behind the third annual Cherub Improv Gala, “Angels Among Us.” Founded roughly eight years ago by a group of three friends including Jonathan Evan Goldberg, Steve Van Ooteghem and Joy Purver, Cherub Improv…

Darren Ockert: Brit, Musician, New Yorker

New York is home to thousands of artists from all over the country. Because of its mass appeal and reputation as the world’s melting pot, the city is also home to thousands of artists from outside the United States. Broadway producer turned musician, writer and producer, Darren Ockert stands out among these artists in light of his list…

Cheryl Engelhardt Shares Recipes for Smashing Success

Some people have it all. Or it least it seems they can do it all. Multi-tasking musician Cheryl Engelhardt definitely belongs to the latter category, and quite possibly the former as well. A self-proclaimed “chick pop-rock” artist, Engelhardt compares her music to the likes of Sara Bareilles and Vanessa Carlton in that it is upbeat, piano-based pop-rock.…