Around NYC Today (10/17), Pussy Riot, Animation Nights, Brown Privilege

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THINGS TO DO

Art Incarcerated: Pussy Riot and Belarus Free Theatre, Subculture (NoHo), 7pm, $8.

Join PEN America in conversation with Natalia Kaliada, co-founding artistic director of the Belarus Free Theatre, and Maria Alyokhina of the Russian protest rock group Pussy Riot. They are making a rare New York City appearance while on tour with Burning Doors, a dramatization of artistic persecution featuring cases including Oleg Sentsov, the Ukrainian filmmaker and writer now serving a 20-year sentence in a Siberian penal colony.

Salon Night at the Glove (Puerto Rico benefit), The Glove (Brooklyn), 8:30pm – midnight

A night of Poetry, music, performance art and theater. Door money will be donated to https://hispanicfederation.org/unidos/ .

Poetry: Hope Fitton / Erica Schreiner / Sergio Satèlite / Kate Mohanty
Music: Soul Worm / Macy Rodman
Performance: Cameron Stuart / Kevin Emilio Pèrez / Peter Mills Weiss / Title:Point

FILM

Born in Flames (1983), Ottendorfer Branch of the NYPL, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Germans & Jews, Center for Jewish History (Chelsea), 6:30pm, $5 – $10.

Right to Roam, Patagonia Bowery (LES), 7pm, Free.

Spectres are Haunting Europe, Bohemian National Hall (UES), 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Animation Nights New York, The Gutter (Brooklyn), 8pm, Free, Donation accepted.

MUSIC

Blue Jazz TV, Nest Egg, Smoke Below, Lany Plaiddad, Cape House (Brooklyn), 7pm, $10.

H3R, Amy Leon, Bastard Amber, C’mon Everybody (Brooklyn), 8pm, $8 – $10.

Ed Askew, John Lindaman, Adam Ostrar, Silver Ocean Sings, Troost (Brooklyn), 8p, Free.

Curta, Sewer Rats BK, Sob Dylan, Nolan the Ninja, Electric Caves, Bar Matchless (Brooklyn), 8pm , $8.

The Qualia, Des (Record Release), king neptune, Mayve, Bowery Electric (LES), 8pm, $8.

Billie Ellish, Thutmose, Public Arts (LES), 8pm, Free, RSVP.

YATTA, Melanin Free, Eve Essex, Jacob Becker, James Place DJ, Trans-Pecos (Queens), 8pm, $8 – $10.

COMEDY

Date Night with Tony Deyo feat. Joe Zimmerman, Mike Speirs, Jon Fisch, Moody McCarthy, Carmen Lynch, QED (Queens), 6:30pm, $7.

Brown Privilege Comedy feat. Drew Michael (Comedy Central), Janelle James (@midnight), Alingon Mitra (The Late Show with Stephen Colbert), Sydnee Washington (The Unofficial Expert Podcast), Gilbert Lawand (Red Clay Comedy Festival), Hosted by Saurin Choksi, Friends and Lovers (Brooklyn), 8pm, Free.

Comedy Juice, Gotham Comedy Club, 9:30pm, Free, RSVP.

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 28, 7:30am – 8:30am

Over Here: A Centennial Commemoration of World War I Memorial in NYC Parks, Arsenal in Central Park (UES), Until Nov. 24, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Friendship Garden (Sugar Hill), Every Tuesday until Oct. 31, 11am – 8pm, Free.

Eating Bitterness Art Exhibit, 384 Broadway (Tribeca), Until Oct. 27, Tuesday to Friday 2pm – 8pm, Weekends 11am to 7pm, Free.

Riverside HIIT, Riverside Park, Every Tuesday until Oct. 31, 6:30pm, Free.

For more events, check out what’s happening THIS WEEK .

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