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Everybody’s Doin’ It: Sex, Music and Dance in Victorian New York

5 West 63rd Street 5 West 63rd Street, New York, New York

Prostitution was big business in New York up to World War I, and where sex workers plied their trade, there was generally dancing and music. Musicologist and author Dale Cockrell’s lecture, based on his new book, Everybody’s Doin’ It: Sex, Music, and Dance in New York, 1840-1917 (W. W. Norton), will explore New York’s Victorian meeting […]

$5 – $10