Around NYC Today (12/29) Shakin’ All Over Party, PJs n’ DJs Party, The Office

THINGS TO DO

New York Night Train Shakin’ All Over Party, Home Sweet Home – LES, 10:30pm – 4am

DJ Jonathan Toubin hosts the last Shakin’ All Over party of 2017. Get ready to dance to 1950s/1960s rock n’ soul” vinyl records turning ’til the wee wee hours. $5. Free entry before 11pm.

The Office Trivia, Stone Creek Bar and Lounge – Kips Bay, 8pm – 9:30pm

Take a break from being The World’s Best Boss, your classes at art school, or beet farming to prove you know the most about the employees of Dunder Mifflin. Prizes will be awarded in lieu of Dundees, and you don’t want to be left empty handed… that’s what she said! 

 

MUSIC

Manifiesta feat. Amayo’s Fu-Arkist-Ra and DJ Tres Dos, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, $10.

Electric Feel Dance Party w/ DJ Gina Bon Jersey, DJ Jordan Stern, Bowery Electric – LES, 11pm, $10.

“PJs ‘n DJs” Party w/ DJs Brian Blackout and Doctor Mister, Littlefield – Brooklyn, 10pm, $5.

Cylo, Giovani B2B Todd Fatjo, Omar Raven (live), Johan, McCarren Hotel and Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP. 

Yael and Gabriel, Club Bonafide – Midtown East, 10:30pm, $8.

Antagonista, Slalomville, Shadow Monster, Dan Abraham, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

A Sad-Rock Battle Royale feat. BEARS, Giants, Mercury Lounge – LES, 7PM, $10.

The Waldos, The Sweet Things, Mad Juana, New York Junk, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $10 – $15. 

Easy Socks, Earth Dad, Cal Fish + Mello Anello, Trans- Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $7. 

 

COMEDY

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.

Inside Baseball: Comedy About Comedy w/ Ethan Simmons-Patterson, Kenice Mobley, Olivia Grace, Rishi Mathur, Anya Volz, Davidson Boswell, Brandon Garner, The Platform – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Karaoke Tremendous, Union Hall – Brooklyn, Every Friday, 10pm, Free.

35th Annual Wreath Interpretations Exhibition, Arsenal in Central Park – UES, Every weekday until January 5, 9am – 5pm. Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

‘Volez Voguez Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, Until January 7, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Union Square Holiday Market, Southern side of Union Square Park, Until December 24 (Weekdays – 11am to 8pm; Sat. – 10am to 8pm; Sun. 11am to 7pm), Free.

Holiday Market at the Oculus, Westfield World Trade Center – Lower Manhattan, Until January 2, 9am to 9pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (11/17) KittyKlash, Winter Village, Aparna Nancherla

THINGS TO DO

Karaoke Afterwork Fridays, Dean Café Bar – Brooklyn, 4pm – 9pm

KittyKlash: A Drag and Burlesque Cosplay Variety Show, Bizarre – Brooklyn, 8pm – 10pm

Crimson Kitty and Erika Klash host a one night only cosplay variety show. With performances by APOCOLYPTA, Avant Garbage, Cream Victoria, Fem Appeal, Hazel Tart, Krymson Scholar, Lee VaLone. Beats By DJ ACCIDENT REPORT and Eric Shorey. $10.

Harmon Leon Infiltrates Hell House and Other Tales, Peoples Improv Theater – Flatiron District, 8:30pm – 11:30pm

Comedian and VICE contributor, Harmon Leon, has made a career infiltrating extremist groups. Harmon leads you on a multimedia journey into a Hell House in Texas,  a Christian haunted house.

 

FILM

A Plastic Ocean, Park Slope United Methodist Church – Brooklyn, 7pm, $5 – $10 suggested donation.

Watership Down (1978), Mulberry Street Library – Lower Manhattan, 2pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Miranda, Dentist, Above The Moon, Raina Bee and the Hive, The Delancey – LES, 6:30PM, $8.

DN’T, Skull Practitioners, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Emily Yacina, Current Joys, Trace Mountains, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Caravela, Florida Man, Geometers, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8.

Eyelids, Jay Gonzalez (Drive-By Truckers), Early Riser, Other Houses, Cape House – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10

Fits (record release), Peaer, Yucky Duster, Human People, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Pow Pow Family Band, Samuel Worthen, Foley, Berlin – East Village, 8pm, $8 – $10.

H A U N T E R, gools, Kraus, Fond Han, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

Bodega Islands Presents: Go Go Bacano!, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $5 – $10.

Belus, Somnuri, Anicon, Insect Ark, Bar Matchless – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Plume, Glockabelle, Boon, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

Izy, Star Eyes, Shug, Marcelline, d3jo, HECK – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

GDFX, B|_ank, Ada Babar, Aye Aye Rabbit, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

Rok One, Sticky Dojan, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free.

Everybody, Everybody, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, $5

Holy Trinity: Bey x RiRi x Nicki Brooklyn Dance Party, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 11:55pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Nothing Important Comedy 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.

Ester Steinberg, Amy Shanker, Ben Siy-Han, QED – Queens, 7:30pm, $7 – $10.

Marie Fausten (Just For Laughs Comedy Festival), Steve O’Brien (The Creek and The Cave), Rashad Bashir (The Apollo), Mary Cella (Pinebox Rock Shop), Chris Calogero (NY’s Funniest), Niagara Bar – East Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Bitches Brew Comedy w/ Naomi Karavani, Melissa Stokoski, Shelby Taylor and Erica Spera, Halyards – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Silver Linings Comedy w/ Louie Katz (Comedy Central, HBO, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon), Jennie Sutton (Comedy Central), Justin Flanagan (New York Comedy Festival), Nate Fridson (Bridgetown Comedy Festival, NFL Network, ASpecialThing records), Kaitlyn Bailey (Sirius XM, MTV, Vice & the CAKE Comedy Tour), Taj Osorio (Stress Factory, Big Time Podcast), Hosted by Jacky Beren (South Beach Comedy Festival, Cinder Block Comedy Festival), Precious Metal – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Camouflage Comedy w/ Abbi Crutchfield ( Host of You Can Do Better on TruTV), Myq Kaplan (Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, Netflix), Sean Patton (Comedy Central, Showtime, TruTV), Josh Johnson ( Comedy Central, Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon), Courtney Maginnis (College Humor), Hosted by Lucas Connolly, Big Irv’s – Brooklyn, 9pm, $5 – $10.

Afrolaffs Standup Comedy and Afrobeats Dance Party w/ Phil Hunt (Comedy Central), Dominic Leonelli (LOL Comedy Club), Mamoudou N’diaye (Writer for Mic.com), Wale Olukayode (Funny or Die), Hosted by Mistah Thrillah (Wendy Williams Show, Above Average), Music by DJ Vila, Buka – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

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

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. Free.

Grand Central Holiday Fair, Grand Central Terminal – Midtown, Until Dec. 24, 10am to 8pm.

Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

Amsterdam Whitney’s November 2017 Exhibition, Amsterdam Whitney Gallery – Chelsea, Until Dec. 8, 11am – 5pm, Free, RSVP.

Winter Village, Bryant Park – Midtown, Until January 2, Weekdays – 11am to 8pm, Weekends – 10am – 8pm, Free.

Norwegian Christmas Fair, Norwegian Seamen’s Church – Midtown East, Nov. 16 to 19 (Thurs to Sat, 12pm – 8pm; Sun 11am -4pm), Free.

The Typing Machine: Participatory and Multimedia Exhibition, El Barrio’s Artspace PS109 – UES, Until Nov. 26, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

 

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Around NYC Today (10/27), New Moose Masquerade Ball, Ghostbusters

THINGS TO DO

Hallowscream, Chelsea Recreation Center, 4pm – 8pm

If you dare for some scares, you’ll walk through our fright walk! Chills and thrills await in this interactive haunted house. Free. RSVP.

Arts, Culture and Fun: Day of the Dead, Virginia Park – Bronx, 6pm – 8pm

Celebrate the Mexican tradition, Day of the Dead, by creating paper flowers, face painting, and book binding while enjoying Mexican music. With a performance by Mascara Viva. Free.

WBO Haunted House, Williamsbridge Oval – Bronx, 7pm – 9pm

Be prepared to be scared! Venture through the Haunted House , where you are likely to run into zombies, ghosts, vampires, and spiders. Make sure you are ready to scream. Free.

Halloween Movie Night, Ocean Breeze Park – Staten Island, 6pm – 11pm

Join a family friendly movie night featuring Toy Story’s Tower of Terror beginning at 6:00 p.m. After the children’s movie showing, Ocean Breeze will be showing “The Shining” for adults at 8:00pm.

The Time of Your Life, The Lee Strasburg Theatre and Film – East Village, 7:30pm – 10pm

The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute and NYU Tisch School of the Arts stages The Time of Your Life, William Saroyan’s Pulitzer Prize-winning five-act play. Directed by Daniel Winerman. $10 general admission, $5 students and alumni.

The New Moose Masquerade Ball, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm – 10:30pm

The New Moose Masquerade Ball –a raucous Halloween show complete with a costume contest, book giveaways, and great music– returns for it’s 4th year, featuring sets by Evelyn, Curry Puffs, and The Moose Masquerade Orchestra covering The Rolling Stones’ 1968 album “Beggars Banquet” in full. All profits will be donated to The Octavia Project, a Brooklyn-based charity empowering young women through science & technology, $8 – $10.

Afro-Laffs (Comedy and Afrobeats Dance Party), Buka – Brooklyn, 10pm – midnight

Featuring Richie Redding (Ratchet Ass Trivia TV Show, Kat Williams Opener), Tanael Joachim (Fox 5, AXS TV ‘Live From Gotham’), Mike Brown (Carolines Comedy Club, Outliers), Hosted by Mistah Thrillah (Wendy Williams Show, Above Average), Music by DJ VILA. Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

Ghostbusters (1984), Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center – Queens, 6pm, Free.

Casper, Leif Ericson Park – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free.

Poltergeist (1982), Sunset Park – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free.

Boo! A Madea Halloween, Behagen Playground – Bronx, 6:30pm, Free.

 

MUSIC

Tournament, Blackout, Slashers, Knight Terror, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

The Paranoid Style, Choo Choo La Rouge, Charles Bissell (of the Wrens), William Matheny, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $8 – $10.

Cloud Nothings, Baby Birds Don’t Drink Milk, Rough Trade – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Mutant Scum, Idaho Green, Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

Tight Fright, Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free.

Johnny Mellor’s Bastardos, Ghost Pressure, Maledictions, Tika Douglas, The Tin Can Collective, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $7.

Almost Aimless, Sister Munch, The Rebellion Lost, Thin Women, Legion Bar – Brooklyn, 9pm, $5.

Nine of Swords, Edgar Clinks, Bilge Rat, Wifi Mami, Foxtails, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 9pm, $8 – $10.

French Horn Rebellion (DJ set), Plastic Plates, Brooklyn Bowl, 11:30pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Nothing Important feat. 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.

The Living Room Show, Hosted by Luke Thayer, Abbi Crutchfield, and Aaron Kominos-Smith, Postmark Cafe – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedy by Proxy feat. Harrison Greenbaum (America’s Got Talent, Last Comic Standing), Jordan Temple (MTV, Seeso), Martin Urbano (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Comedy Central’s Roast Battle), Naked Improv (Naked Improv!), Katie Hannigan (Seeso, Oxygen), Miss Whiskey Ginger (Burlesque), Brett Davis (Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch, HBO’s Animals), Hosted by Jake Fromm and Anya Volz, David Blaine’s The Snakehouse – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

Cross the Bridge Comedy, 18 Wyckoff Ave. – Brooklyn, 11pm, $0 – $3.80.

 

ONGOING

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, Maggie’s Garden, Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Until Oct. 31, Varying hours. Free.

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

Self Storage Gallery Exhibition, Flux Factory – Queens, Until Oct. 27, 7pm, Free.

Gettin’ Wet with Miss Guy: The Photography of Guy Furrow, Art-on-A (East Village), Until Nov. 2, Free.

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

pussy riot

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.

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