Useful Link: Entertainment

  • Academy Awards
    What was the best picture in 1952? How many times did Tom Hanks win a Best Actor Oscar? Click here to find the answers to these and any other Oscar questions.
  • allmusic
    Locate information on virtually every artist or album from pop to classical. Features include reviews, online music clips, new release calendars, and a song search.
  • Billboard Online
    Online magazine devoted to the music industry has Billboard's bestselling charts and news features.
  • Cinema Arts Centre
    Explore the eclectic offerings of this independent, art-house theatre in Huntington that offers festivals and hosts special events.
  • Crackle
    Watch full length television shows and original programming for free.
  • DVD Release Dates
    Features movie releases on DVD and Blu-Ray for the current and upcoming weeks.
  • E! Online
    Catch up with the entertainment world with news, gossip, video clips, and photos.
  • Emmy Awards
    Features an archive of nominees and winners from 1949 to present.
  • Film Ratings from the MPAA
    Search this database to find film ratings and also learn about the Motion Picture Association of America's ratings system.
  • Grammy Awards
    Search the database of winners by name, album title or year, going back to 1958.
  • Hulu
    Watch popular television programs and films online with limited commercial interruptions from studios such as NBC, FOX, MGM, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros., and more.
  • International Music Score Library Project
    Download free public domain sheet music from the International Music Score Library Project. Includes out-of-copyright scores as well as contemporary scores that have been shared by the composers.
  • Internet Broadway Database
    A comprehensive archive of current and past Broadway productions, including both musicals and plays.
  • Internet Movie Database
    IMDb: This is the authoritative site for film fans covering new, forthcoming, and classic feature films, foreign films, tv movies and shows. You'll find movie summaries, cast and crew sheets, soundtrack lists, trivia, quotes, and photos. Also find lists of award-winners, forthcoming DVD releases, and entertainment news.
  • Jones Beach Concert Series
    It's not summer without a Jones Beach concert. Concert information, seating charts, and online ticketing are just a click away.
  • Local Movie Times
    Enter your zip code to see nearby movie theatres and times. Read a movie review or watch the trailer before you go. Tickets for some theatres can also be purchased online.
  • Long Island Events
    Find out where to go and what to do today, this weekend, or anytime on Long Island. Includes fairs and festivals, theatre, concerts, and more.
  • Long Island Radio Guide
    A listing of FM and AM stations heard on the Island with links to each station's website, where you can listen online.
  • Long Island Theater Mania
    Find out about all of the theater happening on Long Island. Buy tickets, browse by category, and whatís closing and coming soon.
  • Long Island Theatre
    Plan an outing to a play or musical with this list from Long Island theatre and cultural events calendar. Show dates, times, and ticket prices are shown as well as theatre phone numbers.
    Check lottery numbers from states around the nation and find payout information. Also includes past numbers going back several years.
  • National Public Radio
    Listen to podcasts of NPR programs, look up a featured story, or browse the archive for a previously heard show.
  • New York City Events
    There's always something happening in Manhattan. Use this calendar to find events in any of the five boroughs.
  • New York City Street Fairs
    Plan a trip to one of the city's many colorful warm weather street fairs.
  • New York Lottery
    Find the current and past year's numbers for several New York State lotto games including regular lotto, Mega Millions, and Take Five, as well as instructions and odds for scratch-off tickets and how to claim a prize.
  • New York Radio Guide
    Look up New York City-area FM or AM stations by frequency or call letters or search by program type.
  • Guide to New York Theatre
    Search the name of a musical or play to find information about each show, learn how to buy tickets, and also get interactive maps that show nearby restaurants and attractions.
  • Old Time Radio: Old Time Radio Fans
    Listen to those famous radio shows from the 1930s to the 1950s right from your computer: The Bob Hope Show, Ozzie & Harriet, Abbott & Costello, and lots more.
  • Old Time Radio: Radio Lovers
    Revisit radio from its heyday on this website where you can listen online to favorite shows such as Amos & Andy, Charlie Chan, Flash Gordon, and Superman!
  • Paley Center
    Explore The Paley Centerís expansive archives of television and radio history. Click on Screening Room on the left-hand side to view rare clips of television and panels of todayís biggest shows. Browse the calendar to see upcoming events
  • PBS
    Follow your favorite PBS programs such as Masterpiece Theatre, Mystery, NOVA and Frontline. Includes video clips, TV schedules, and behind-the-scenes extras.
  • Playbill Online
    See what is currently on the Broadway and off-Broadway stages. Find show synopses, cast lists, seating charts, production photos, and information on acquiring tickets.
  • Radio Locator
    Radio Locator lets you find FM or AM radio stations all over the country by call letter or location and gives you the option to listen live online to both US and international stations.
  • Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews
    Compiles film reviews from dozens of sources including newspapers, blogs, and film industry websites.
  • Song Lyrics
    The lyrics to your current favorites or well-loved classics can be found here. Easy-to-print or email lyrics.
  • The AV Club TV Recaps
    Catch up on a favorite TV show with these entertaining and detailed episode recaps.
  • Ticketmaster (Music)
    Enter your zip code for a list of concerts, theatre productions, and sporting events in New York City and on Long Island. Seating charts are available to view before purchasing tickets.
  • Ticketmaster (Theater)
    Enter your zip code for a list of concerts, theatre productions, and sporting events in the New York tri-state area. Seating charts are available to view before purchasing tickets.
  • Ticketweb
    Purchase tickets for concerts, sporting, and family events. Search by artist, venue, or event, or browse by location.
  • TKTS: Discount Theatre Tickets
    Find the hours and locations for Manhattan's discount theatre ticket booths. Paying members of this site can purchase discount tickets online.
  • TuneIn
    Listen to music, sports, news, and talk radio from thousands of stations both local and all over the world. Search by station, show, podcast, location, and genre.
  • TV Guide Online
    Enter your zip code to get your local channel lineup as well as TV news, recaps of your favorite shows, photos, and videos.
  • Vulture
    Read up on the latest movie, TV, music, book, art, and theater news from New York Magazineís entertainment site.