Happy Monday. We’re still coming off a weekend break — so bear with us as we speed up to normal service…

Grants of up to $5,000 are on offer to theater workers who left New York during the pandemic. The Places Please Project is open to all theater workers — including actors, musicians and designers, as well as technical and admin staff. Details here…


Mark Fisher Fitness is offering two free workouts at NYC’s friendliest, quirkiest gym! Click here…

What we’ve been reading

The New York Times wants readers to pay for newsletters. (New York Times)

Mount Sinai is working to get all staff vaccinated by mid-September. (Eye Witness News)

TV and film production helps New York City’s economy rebound. (Crain’s)

Silverstein refinances One River Place on W42nd Street. (Commercial Observer)

New York’s Swimming Pools — a history in photographs. (Bygonely)

Freeze Frame

Thanks to Ryan Devlin for this Monday morning Freeze Frame. “Ah, home sweet home,” he says.