In late summer of 2021, tennis fans flocked to Queens for the triumphant return of the US Open Tennis Championships. The two-week sporting event—one of the biggest in NYC since the start of the pandemic—was a win, in more ways than one.
On the Brooklyn side of the iconic span from Lower Manhattan to Dumbo sits Brooklyn Bridge Park, a breathtaking 85-acre oasis along the East River. Laura caught up with people taking in the sunshine, marveling at the skyline and enjoying the local vibe—and their smiles said it all.
Seasoned thespians and casual theatergoers agree: Broadway’s big comeback is like nothing they’ve ever experienced. Laura met some lucky audience members outside a recent performance of <em>Moulin Rouge</em>! for their take on the experience.