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Best Way to Get Tickets to “TRUMPED! de Blasio to the Rescue?’

  Our 2017 show “TRUMPED! de Blasio to the Rescue?” is April 1 at our new venue, the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, 52nd St & 7th Ave. Whether individual tickets or tables, here’s the best place to order yours is to click right here The Inner Circle is a 501(c)3 charity; profi are […]

Countdown to Show Night – April 1

“Trumped! de Blasio to the Rescue?” the 2017 Inner Circle Show hits the boards April 1 at our new venue, the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, 52nd St. and 7th Ave. Tickets are going fast and may still be purchased via this link .  It’s our 95th show and keeping with tradition is a funny […]

“TRUMPED! de Blasio to the Rescue?” 2017 Show Title

It’s gonna be HUGE! The title for the Inner Circle’s 95th annual show is “TRUMPED! de Blasio to the Rescue?” and sums up the mood and direction of New York City’s top elected figures as a new political era starts. Now, the IC’s writing committee work begins in full with a script and song lyrics and […]

Hank Walter, Reporter, Speechwriter, Tenor, Poet, Dies at 88

 Henry “Hank” C. Walter, beloved Inner Circle member and past president, died Nov. 17, 2016 after a brief illness. He was a day shy of his 89th birthday. Hank became a member of the Inner Circle in 1956, during Mayor Robert Wagner’s tenure, and served as president in 1963. Here is more about his life […]

Carl Pelleck, Past IC President, Dies at 84

Carl Pelleck, Inner Circle president in 1992, died Nov. 9 after a brief illness. He was 84 years old. For many years, Carl, and his ever-present cigar, was a fixture of the IC. He became a member from the New York Post in 1977. Pelleck was a top crime reporter for more than four decades […]

Members Dinner Oct. 14 Starts 2017 Show Year

The Inner Circle kicks off its 95th year with the annual members dinner on Friday, Oct. 14. It will mark the start of a new era as the 2017 show relocates to the Sheraton Times Square New York Hotel. Show night is set for Saturday, April 1. Also new – this year’s slate of officers […]

Watch “Shamilton” and Mayor Bill’s C-P-T Rebuttal

  For your viewing pleasure, here are the videos of Acts 1 and 2 of our 2016 show, “Shamilton,” along with two versions of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s rebuttal. One version contains the controversial “C-P-T” skit with Hillary Clinton and Leslie Odom Jr. that sparked national headlines in the middle of the presidential primaries. The […]

On to the Sheraton! Our Next Show is April 1, 2017

  The Inner Circle is on the move. Our next performance will be April 1, 2017 at our new home, the Sheraton Times Square New York Hotel at 53rd St and 7th Ave. “The primary reason for the move is a scheduling conflict with the Hilton,” said vice president Terry Sheridan in an email to […]

Inner Circle Brings Luck to Yankees

  The 2016 baseball season has been lackluster at best for the New York Yankees. But at a game that was an outing for Inner Circle members, the Bronx Bombers managed to pull out another win. The outing is an annual tradition of late. One year members go to the stadium to see the Yanks, […]

“Shamilton” is a Smash!

              The 2016 Inner Circle production of “Shamilton” achieved once-in-a-decade results: a sold out audience, rave reviews, and a mayor’s rebuttal that was an instant lead story, remaining near the top of the news cycle for several days. “Shamilton” was a spoof of the hit Broadway musical “Hamilton,” about rival politicians […]