Around NYC Today (3/23) Spring Dance-A-Thon, Nu Nordic, Night of Too Many Ides

THINGS TO DO

Spring Dance-A-Thon, J. Hood Wright Park – Washington Heights, 4pm – 8pm

Join an evening of dance, fitness, and fun. Enjoy songs from the 70s, 80s, and 90s. A prize will be given to the last person standing. Free. RSVP.

A Night of Too Many Ides, Caveat – LES, 8:30pm, – 10pm

On March 15th 44BC, Julius Caesar was assassinated in the senate in betrayal from his best friend Brutus. On March 23rd 2018, comedians from UCB, Reductress, Story Pirates, MTV, and more explore the history of the Ides as an omen and what it has meant for famous assassinations everywhere throughout history. Hosts Mallory Muratore (New York Comedy Festival, New Greta) and Patrick Vermillion (Call Your Dad, Dixon Place) will fact check the historical accuracy of these rapid fire bits in a night of murderous, educational fun! Featuring Katie Hartman (High Maintenance, Younger), Mariah Smith, Lauren Ashley Smith, Rachel Smith (The Run Down with Robin Thede), The Postmen Ft. Carmen Christopher, Matt Barats, and Anthony Oberbeck (The Annoyance, The Onion, High Maintenance), Keisha Zollar (The Opposition), Varejao feat. Sam Naismith, Max Knoblauch, and Ben Stanton (UCB), False Idol feat. David Bluvband and Stephanie Pace (Marvelous Ms. Maisel, The Chris Gethard Show), Jessy Morner-Ritt (Just a Show), ‘SUP Comedy Collective ft. Fareeha Kahn, Jesse Roth, Stephanie Pace, Juliet Prather and Maddie Fischer (MTV, Comedy Central Showcase), Clyde ft. Natalie Rotter-Leitman and Eva Victor (Reductress), Pillars of the Community ft Andres Govea, Samantha Friend, Jonathan Sessa, and Harry Gensemer (Vital Joint). $10.

Nu Nordic, Nublu Classic – East Village, 8pm – 10pm

Nu Nordic is showcase of artists from New York and the Nordics. Featuring live performances by Madeleine Dopico (NYC), Cecilie Beck (DK), Charles Burnham (NYC) and Elder Merchant (NYC). Visual art by Stephanie Podasca (SE/NYC), Nina Pilgaard (DK), Ian Sullivan (NYC), Fryd Frydendahl (DK). Free. RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Loose Buttons, The Misters, Funcrusher, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Wild Manes EP Release, hunter & wolfe, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6:30pm, $10.

Lord Calverts, Johnny And The Bootlegs, Hipp Pipps, King Daniel, Early Gray, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $10.

Laurence Guy, Ricky Razu, Nick Benson, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Lionlimb, Teen Body, Kissing Is A Crime, Buni Hate Mail, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:3pm, $8 – $10.

KYOSi, Joe Wood, Honeychrome, Mïrändä, The Delancey – LES, 6:30pm, $8.

Good Looking Friends, Boardgames, OG Sharks, Birthday Boy, Awful Din, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Jenn Wehrung, Selena Coppock, Jeff Simmermon, Tony Deyo, Hosted by Caitlin Peluffo, QED – Queens, 7:30pm, $10.

Camouflage Comedy w/ Tim Dillon (Netflix, Comedy Central), Vanessa Hollingshead (Comedy Central Presents), Drew Michael (writer SNL, Comedy Central Half Hour), Chloé Hilliard (Comedy Central, MTV, Last Comic Standing), Big Irv’s – Brooklyn, 9pm, $5 – $10.

John Moses (AXS TV), Rachel Joan (New York Comedy Festival), Edward Farrell (New York Comedy Festival), Chike Robinson (New York Comedy Club), Hosted by Derrick Thompson, Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Be: Women of Color Exhibition by Walter Cruz, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until March 31, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Exhibition: Natural Impact, Arsenal in Central Park, 6pm – 8pm, Free.

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate, Every Thursday and Friday until March 8, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

 

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