Say "I do" all over again.
On February 14, 2015, couples are invited to celebrate a tour-de-love as only Times Square can deliver by declaring their continued love on the famed red steps of Duffy Square at 6pm. If you're in love - you're invited; partners of all ages and backgrounds - whether you are of different religions, races, political stripes, you name it. Wedding attire is welcomed.
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2015 Renewal of Vows Officiant
Barbara Ann Michaels, Jester of the Peace, and Ordained Interfaith Minister, makes a career of the interplay of love, art, and comedy. She is an award-winning wedding officiant in New York City, specializing in highly personalized weddings, including costume and adventure ceremonies. She has been featured on The Learning Channel’s Four Weddings, in the New York Times, Boston Globe, New York Daily News, New York Magazine, and in the Huffington Post. She celebrates interfaith and intercultural unions, and embraces Marriage Equality. As a performance artist, she has been seen in Times Square with her company Ripple Affection, and solo at The New York Clown Theatre Festival, San Francisco Fringe Festival, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and the Boston Museum of Science. She is a graduate of Brown University and Massachusetts College of Art. She chooses to believe she was conceived on Valentine's Day, as her birthday falls nine months later, lovingly landing on November 14th each year. Ms. Michaels was born to love.