Around NYC Today (4/29) Spying in the House of Love, Arbor Fest, Angel Baby

THINGS TO DO

Arbor Fest, Queens Botanical Garden, 11am – 5pm

Join a fun-filled celebration of trees and the environment at Queens Botanical Garden’s Arbor Fest. Activities include lawn games, puppet shows, face painting, craft vendors, bar trivia and a beer and wine garden. $10 adults, $8 for children.

Brooklyn Shoreline Bicycle Tour, American Veterans Memorial Pier – Brooklyn, 1pm – 2:30pm

Park rangers lead a scenic bicycle tour Brooklyn shoreline. Bring your own bicycle and helmet. Free.

Outsight, Dorothy Streisin Memorial Community Garden – LES, 2pm – 3pm

Join a site-specific, outdoor garden version of a work-in-progress for Butoh dancer SU-EN´s new solo premiering in September in Sweden.

Exploring the History and Landscape of Highland Park, Highland Park – Brooklyn, 2pm – 4pm

Spend your Sunday afternoon wandering through Highland Park’s picturesque views, historic landscape, architectural neighborhood gems, and the Ridgewood Reservoir. This tour will feature the newly renovated and unique “Indian” granite stone bridge and its surroundings. Free.

Angel Baby, 63 Fifth Avenue – Flatiron District, 7:30pm – 10:30pm

Angel Baby, directed by Lena Kutscher, is a comedy that conveys the importance of sexual health through a ridiculous scenario. Heaven is overpopulated with angels because no birth control exists there. The angels born in heaven, rather than having lived and died on Earth, are discriminated against. Free. RSVP.

Spying in the House of Love, Morris A Schapiro Hall – Morningside Heights, 9pm – 10pm

This one act show uses blues, burlesque and kink performance to tell the story of a woman’s journey to self discovery through encounters of the strange and the sensual. Bring your dance shoes for Blues and Swing dancing after the show. Free. RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Nikhil P. Yerawadekar & Low Mentality, Kaleta & Super Yamba Band, KISSEY, DJ Center, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Jessica Pavone, Sarah Bernstein, Dina Maccabee, DARIAN THOMAS, H0L0 – Queens, 7pm, $10.

The Nuclears, The Messenger Birds, The Ritualists, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

JACK Quartet, Our Saviour’s Atonement – Inwood, 5pm, Free.

Shady Hawkins (reunion), MALLRAT, Crosslegged, YATTA, G Lucas Crane, DJ Kegan Zema, DJ Jo Valdes, DJ Mike Lawrence, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Mischief Night, Dear Forbidden, Strange Neighbors, Trying, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8 – $10.

Bartees & The Strange Fruit, Slow Reader, ERDA, Honey Swell, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 2pm, $10.

Peaer, Sinai Vessel, Jelani Sei, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8:30pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

The Brat Pack Comedy Show w/ Tamer Kattan (America’s Got Talent), Pauline Murphy (Gotham Comedy Club), Abby Feldman (Netflix’s Gringolandia), Todd Montesi (HBO’s Crashing), Kenny Warren (Comics Cutting Comics), Jodi Coyote (Coyote Champagne), Maya Klausner (She Devil Comedy Festival), Mike Guild (Android’s Dungeon), Greenwich Village Comedy Club, 7:30pm, $7.

Legend of the Witching Hour w/ Carolyn Busa, Lynn Bixenspan, Paul Julmeus, Jeena Bloom, Gianmarco Soresi, QED – Queens, 7pm, $10.

 

ONGOING

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour, Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street – Midtown, Every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday until March 30, 2pm – 3pm, Free.

 

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