Summer is not canceled this year! Hurray! Outdoor theatrical performances are back on this summer 2021, and here we come. Broadway may be on track to open in the fall, and this is the best way to slake your thirst for live theater until then. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 12 summer theater, performing arts and Shakespeare festivals best to plan to see as the world opens back up in 2021 for lovers of dramas, musicals, classics and more.
Warm weather brings lots of opportunities for picnics. And even in a time of social distancing, there are still places where you can settle in and have a wonderful meal outdoors. If you want to level up your next picnic in the park, our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the latest on the 15 luxury essentials of every type for the perfect picnic, including baskets, portable gourmet foods, blankets and (of course) attire. It’s everything you need for a perfect picnic in the sun right now.
The most talked-about art exhibit of the spring season in New York this year isn’t happening at the Met. Or the Whitney. Or the MoMA. Nope, you’ll have to head north to take part in the “it” exhibition of the season. KUSAMA: Cosmic Nature has arrived at the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) in the Bronx. And it’s a must-see. Here are our best photos and favorite works of art from the 2021 Yayoi Kusama exhibit at New York Botanical Garden, a perfect outdoor sculpture installation to catch while you can.
It’s tulip time! Why not celebrate the arrival of spring 2021 and all the spring holidays, including Easter and Mother’s Day, by sending the luxury gift of fresh tulips? Here are the 9 best luxury florists online for sending tulips to one and all this spring 2021.
Summer is not cancelled this year! Hurray! For classical music and opera fans, we’re happy to share the news that many of our favorite summer festivals are on. Our intrepid correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has a roundup of 13 marvelous classical music and opera festivals in Europe and America to put on your calendar now for summer 2021.