Around NYC Today (11/13) Butterboy, Side Ponytail, Martha Redbone, City of God


NewsGuild Shop Talk with A.O. Scott, 1500 Broadway – Times Square, 6:30pm – 8pm

O. Scott, one of the New York Times’ chief critics, discusses his career, the role of the critic and the current media industry and entertainment landscape. Free, RSVP.

The Unthinkable Staged Reading, Theater for the New City – East Village, 7pm – 9pm

The Unthinkable was a semifinalist for the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Conference and was shortlisted for the 92 Y Theater Collective. It’s directed by Frank M. Calo, whose credits include the Ryan Gosling film The Believer. Free.

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 Dunder Mifflin family. Prizes will be awarded in lieu of Dundees, and you don’t want to be left empty handed… that’s what she said! Free. RSVP.



Lovecraft Film Screenings, Lovecraft – East Village, 6pm, $5 donation.

City of God, House Fire – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.



The Kings County Swing, St. Mazie Bar and Supper Club, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Martha Redbone, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – Harlem, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Semaphore, Professional Man, Dark Turn, Absent City, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10.

Roar, Kissing is a Crime, Weed Hounds, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

Funny Moms, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

RL Kelly, Emily Reo, merce lemon, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

Justin Dean Thomas, The Muckers, The Midnight Hollow, Berlin – LES, 8pm, $10.

BODEGA, Video Daughters, ESSi, Kate Mohanty, Secret Project Robot – Brooklyn, 9pm, $10.



Butterboy w/ Todd Barry, Matteo Lane, Anna Drezen, Hosted by Jo Firestone, Aparna Nancherla and Maeve Higgins, Littlefield – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Side Ponytail w/ Robby Hoffman (writer for The Chris Gethard Show), Luke Touma (SiriusXM), Pranav Behari (Cape Fear Comedy Fest), Kat Radley (The Daily Show), Ryan Donahue (Jimmy Kimmel), Allie Goertz (@midnight, IFC’s 10 Comedy Musicians You Need to Know), Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Sit, Stay Comedy w/ Isabel Hangen, Jen Lap, Katie Boyle, AMarie Castillo, Will Purpura, Juannell RIley, Rob Stalkie, The Lantern – Greenwich Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Jess Salomon, Courtney Maginnis, Ashley Gavin, Olivia Vessel, Mike Cross, Dekunle, Hoff Matthews – w/ free pizza, Bar 2A – East Village, 9pm, Free, RSVP.



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.

Canstruction, Brookfield Place – Lower Manhattan, Until Nov. 14 – 10am to 8pm, Nov. 15 – 10am – 6pm, Free.


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Around NYC Today (10/22), Halloween Market at House of Yes, Hari Kondabolu

Ashley Gavin and Simon Taylor at Three of Cups
Ashley Gavin and Simon Taylor at Three of Cups


Yogathon, Ocean Breeze Park – Staten Island, 11am – 1pm

Take a moment for yourself and learn to relax through the calming words and movements of Ocean Breeze yoga instructors. This event will bring together all levels of yoga participants and provide an atmosphere of learning and collaboration. Free.

Studio Museum Book Market, Studio Museum in Harlem, 12pm – 6pm

Last day of Studio Museum’s Book Market. Buy a bag and fill it up: an entire tote bag full of books is just $20. A huge selection of Museum publications, including artists’ books, catalogues, posters, and vintage publications will be available. In addition, past and current issues of Studio magazine and Harlem Postcards will be available for free. Free.

Boutique Bazaar: Halloween Market, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 1pm – 7pm

Boutique Bazaar brings you seasonal jewelry, crafts, vintage, handmade goods, arts, textiles, festival wear, costumes, lingerie, menswear and more. Grab drinks at our bar and cruise the hand-picked artisan selections with a cocktail in hand. Free. RSVP.



Carrie (1976), McCarren Park – Brooklyn, 6:15pm, Free.

Evil Anime Movie Night, Babycastles – Chelsea, 7pm, Free.



Jonah Matranga, Meghann Wright, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6pm, $10 – $12.

Covey, Jill Peacock, George Woods, Emily Claman, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $8.

ELSZ, Stranger Cat, Riki Stevens, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Horse Torso, Soghost, Zevious, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Lady the Beard, Nighttime, Samuel Campoli, Maybe the Welder, The Footlight – Queens, 8pm, $8.

Las Hormiguitas, Pleasure Motel, Country Grits & The Dicks, Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Superblonde, Thurn & Taxis, The Maethro, The Unconditional Love, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

The Social Animals, I Am Strikes, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Oogee Wawa, Bumpin’ Uglies, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9pm, $10 – $12.



Easy Buckets Comedy feat. Bob Kitson, Momoh Pujeh, Malorie Bryant, Ahmed Vallejos, Dave Lester, Rebecca’s – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

New Neighbors: A Harlem Comedy Show, Silvana, 6:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Smart Alec Stand Up Festival feat. Andrew Shiavone, Remy Germinario, Greg and Rob, Gianmarco Soresi, Daniella Leifer, Chris Barnes, Robb Coles, Olga Namer, Gracie Cannan, Lee Johnson, Caveat – LES, 7pm, $10.

Too Soon? Comedy Night feat. Yedoye Travis, Erica Spera, Olivia Grace, Kenny Warren, Wyatt Feegrado, Malia Sias, Chris Hamilton, 135 Eldridge St. – LES, 7:45pm, Free, RSVP.

Hari Kondabolu’s New Material Night, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 8pm and 10pm, $7.

Edward Farrell (Bartender), Sam Rubinoff (Hilarious), Hosted by Roddy MacInnes (New York Comedy Club), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Ashley Gavin (NBC’s Stand Up for Diversity, Comedy Central Comics to Watch, Simon Taylor (Tonight Show with Jay Leno) – One Night Only, Three of Cups – East Village, 8pm, $10.




Cunningham Park Farmers Market, Cunningham Park – Queens, Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden – Brooklyn), 9am-2pm, Free.

The Amazing Maize Maze, Queens Farm Park, Every Sat. and Sun. until Oct. 29, 11am – 4:30pm, $10 for adults, $5 for kids.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Maggie’s Garden and Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Every Saturday and Sunday until Oct. 31,  2pm – 4pm, Free.

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