Around NYC Today (10/16) St. Vincent, Animation Nights New York, Liyana

THINGS TO DO Kimmel in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House – Brooklyn, 3:30pm With guests John Krasinski and St. Vincent. Free. Animation Nights New York, The Gutter, 200 North 14th St, The Gutter Spare Room (back room) – Brooklyn, 8pm – 10pm Animation Nights New York is a curated monthly screening of Animated Short films from all around the world. Beer and … Continue reading Around NYC Today (10/16) St. Vincent, Animation Nights New York, Liyana

Around NYC Today (9/18) Animation Nights New York, Grandbaby Comedy

THINGS TO DO Circuit 25, Seaport Square at Pier 17, 89 South Street – Lower Manhattan, 5:30pm – 6:15pm Free fitness classes are now available on Tuesdays and Thursdays curated by some of New York’s top fitness experts, courtesy of LIFEWTR and New York-Presbyterian. Circuit 25 is a class that includes 25 minutes focused on body-transforming body weight exercises and another 20 minutes of cardio, … Continue reading Around NYC Today (9/18) Animation Nights New York, Grandbaby Comedy

Around NYC Today (8/21) Animation Nights NY, Grandbaby Comedy, The BFG

THINGS TO DO Bryant Park Classics BookClub: ‘The Jungle’ by Upton Sinclair, Reading Room in Bryant Park, 12:30pm – 1:45pm Join fellow enthusiasts and expert literary facilitators to discuss the classics. Stop by the Reading Room and get your free book for the discussion, available while supply lasts. This week’s book is The Jungle by Upton Sinclair. Hosted by Karl Jacoby, author of The Strange Career of William Ellis, and Marie … Continue reading Around NYC Today (8/21) Animation Nights NY, Grandbaby Comedy, The BFG

Around NYC Today (7/17) Animation Nights New York, Bobcat Goldthwait

THINGS TO DO Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits & Monsters, SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street – Chelsea, 7:30pm – 9pm Comedian and writer-director Bobcat Goldthwait brings his twisted imagination to television in truTV’s new comedic anthology series. The episode screening will be followed by a conversation with Bobcat Goldthwait and guest stars Dave Foley and David Koechner, moderated by Ophira Eisenberg (NPR’s “Ask Me Another”). Free. RSVP. Animation Nights New York, The Gutter, … Continue reading Around NYC Today (7/17) Animation Nights New York, Bobcat Goldthwait

Around NYC Today (4/11) Animation Nights New York, Henry V, Fancy Show

THINGS TO DO Public Theater Mobile Unit presents Henry V, Roy Wilkins Recreation Center – Queens, 1pm – 2:30pm Obie Award-winning director Robert O’Hara (Bootycandy, The Brother/Sister Plays (Part 2) brings a warring King and his band of brothers to communities all across New York with Mobile Unit’s spring production of Henry V. RSVP by emailing vivian.jett@parks.nyc.gov . The Bowery — Past, Present & Future on NYC’s … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/11) Animation Nights New York, Henry V, Fancy Show

Around NYC Today (2/20) I’m With Her, Winter Poetry, Astoria Drink and Draw

Bryant Park Reading Room: Winter Poetry with Brooklyn Poets, Kinokuniya Bookstore – Midtown, 6pm – 7:30pm Contemporary award-winning poets present their most recent work. Kinokuniya Bookstore provides the warm, library-like environment, with shelves stuffed with books where you’ll get to meet other aficionados of poetry. This month’s poets are Jason Koo, Joe Pan, JP Howard, and Vanessa Jimenez Gabb. Poetry readings are on the third … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/20) I’m With Her, Winter Poetry, Astoria Drink and Draw

Around NYC Today (11/21) Little Cinema, Fuck You Revue, Janeane Garofalo

THINGS TO DO Last Name Basis Live Taping, BRIC – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm BRIC Radio presents a live taping of its podcast Last Name Basis. Hosted by the husband and wife team Franchesca Ramsey and Patrick Kondas, Last Name Basis is a bi-weekly podcast that covers everything from what’s going on in the world to what’s happening in their lives as an interracial married couple. Free. Little Cinema: Being John Malkovich, House … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/21) Little Cinema, Fuck You Revue, Janeane Garofalo