Around NYC Today (2/23) Zola Jesus, Disco Get Down, Better Than Your Bed


Paradox, House of Vans – Brooklyn, 7pm

Artist Abby Portnoy her newest piece Paradox. The event will also feature performances from Zola Jesus and Yves Tumor. Free. RSVP.

Disco Get Down, Chelsea Recreation Center, 6pm – 8pm

Come dressed in your disco best for a fun night of indoor roller skating. There will be a Live DJ, photo booth, and more. Family session goes from 6pm to 6:45 pm. Adult session until 8pm. Skates will be provided. RSVP by emailing .

Better Than Your Bed: A Friday Night Variety Show, Legion Bar – Brooklyn, 8:30pm – 10pm

Comedians Alli Brown, Emma Vernon, and Tori Piskin have Friday plans for you that are… BETTER THAN YOUR BED! This month’s edition features Angel Yau (UCB, Azn PoP), Casey Jost (UCB, Impractical Jokers), David Agyekum (Gotham Comedy Live), and Uniflo– a hip hop improv team (featuring Boris Khaykin, Emma Vernon, Raquel Castellar, Steve Jeanty & Tori Piskin + beatboxing from Stephen Bolles). Free.



Painted Zeros, Patio, New Myths, Monogold, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

STEADY SUN, Mustardmind, Eliot Krimsky (of Glass Ghost), Elsewhere (Zone One) – Brooklyn, 6pm, $10.

Scupper, Wvwhite, Kerbivore, Killer Cortez, Conundrum, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $10.

Stay Inside, Anti Op, Good Looking Friends, Maneka, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8 – $10.

Chat Logs, Dreebs, Yotoco, Conduit, Drug$, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $7.



Nothing Important! w/ Aparna Nancherla (Inside Amy Schumer), Alingon Mitra (Conan, The Comedy Cellar), Jena Friedman (The Daily Show, The Late Show with David Letterman), Krystyna Hutchinson (Guys We Fucked:The Anti Slut Shaming Podcast), Myq Kaplan (Netflix Special “Small, Dork, Handsome”), Nick Vatterott (Comedy Central), Shane Torres (Comedy Bang Bang!), Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Moody McCarthy (Conan), Tim Dillon (Comedy Central), Joe List (Conan), Liam McEneaney (Showtime), Carole Montgomery (Comedy Central), Hosted by Babe Parker (MTV), QED – Queens, 7:30pm, $10.

Camouflage: A Comedy Show w/ Nikki Glaser (Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser Comedy Central), Hari Kondabolu (The Problem with Apu TruTV, Comedy Central Presents), Krystyna Hutchinson (Guys We F***ed Podcast, This is Not Happening CC), Louis Katz (Comedy Central Presents, HBO’s Down & Dirty), Carolyn Castiglia (VH1, Comedy Central, HLN), Seth Herzog (Late Night w/ Jimmy Fallon, Chappelle’s Show), Hosted by Lucas Connolly, Big Irv’s – Brooklyn, 9pm, $5.



Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: Identity, Arsenal in Central Park – UES, Every weekday until Feb. 23, 2018, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Black History Month: A Celebration of the Blues Exhibition, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until Feb. 24, 2018, 9am – 5pm, Free.




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