In the News: Dead Rat Found in Chop’t Wrap

••• “Showing now at Artsee Battery Park at 220 Murray Street in NYC is a pre-Broadway history of Hedwig and the Angry Inch featuring a ton of photographs by Mark Tusk from the early productions in which creator John Cameron Mitchell donned Hedwig’s (‘it’s pronounced hedVig’) famous wig and tassels.” —Towleroad

••• That reminds me of something Collector’s Weekly tweeted yesterday: behind-the-scenes pictures from the Rocky Horror Picture Show shoot found on the C train platform in Tribeca in 2011.

••• “A dead rat was found in a wrap delivered from 80 Pine St. Chop’t, prompting the eatery to close.” It later reopened. —DNAinfo

••• Will and Jada Pinkett Smith exercised at the Equinox Tribeca. —New York Post

••• Tribeca Trib‘s police blotter has the usual sorts of thefts.

••• There are said to be 14 units left at 30 Park Place. —The Real Deal

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