Around NYC Today (12/5) TGD Live, Next to Normal, Post Malone, Joel Kim Booster

THINGS TO DO

TGD Live, Wythe Hotel (Screening Room and Bar) – Brooklyn, 7:30pm – 10:30pm

TGD Live is a monthly event series that brings artists together for interviews in front of a live studio audience. Today’s event features stand-up comedian Matt Ruby and artists Isabel Urbina Pena and Ping Zhu. Free. RSVP.

Next to Normal, Bernie West Theater – Gramercy Park, 7:30pm – 10pm

Next to Normal is a rock musical that follows mother Diana Goodman’s struggle with worsening bipolar disorder and its effect on her family as they search for a new normal. Tickets are a suggested donation of $10. All proceeds will go to the Mental Health Association of New York City.

 

FILM

Into the Amazon, The Explorers Club – UES, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

European Shorts in America, Bohemian National Hall – UES, 6:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Post Malone, SZA, Ty Dolla Sign, Cheat Codes, Pier 36 – LES, 6:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Morning Teleportation, Baked, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6:30pm, $10.

Music for Enophiles, The Glass State, Jack Martin’s Bob Dylan Deathwatch, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

Manta, Veda Rays, The Happy Fits, Buddie, Hong Kong Graffiti, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $8.

The Lemats, Darkwing, Snake Anthony, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8.

Nastie Band, Rose Kallal, ORNAMENT, Sandy Smiles, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Ohene, Chazmere, The Sole Rebel, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Jane Doe Ensemble, 8/7 Central, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Doubting Thomas Cruise Control, Ubetcha, Premiums, Dark Tones (solo), Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8 – $10.

 

COMEDY

Tommy McNamara, Ana Fabrega, Joe Rumrill, Postmen, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $7 – $10.

Anthony Devito (Comedy Central, MTV, VH1), Mario Benitez (UnusualCulprits, Stand Up NY), Stewie Vill (Bio Channel, CollegeHumor, NY Comedy Club), Lee Valentin (Stand Up NY, Broadway Comedy Club), Whispers Restaurant – UWS, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Dewayne Perkins (MTV’s Wild N Out), Emily Winter (TV Land), Molly Ruben-Long (Just for Laughs), Saurin Choksi (Comedians You Should Know), Pete Mutino (Gandhi, Is That You?), Keenan Steiner (NY Comedy Festival), Hosted by Thiago Macklin, The Hungry Ghost – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

Joel Kim Booster (Comedy Central), Farah Brook (NY Comedy Festival), Sonia Denis (Comedy Central), Mitra Jouhari (Three Busy Debras), Aparna Nancherla (Conan), Eudora Peterson (Jezebel), Michael Foulk (Greetings from Queer Mountain), Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Jest For Fun Comedy w/ Daniel Tirado (Comedy Central), Chanel Ali (Carolines), Kevin Iso (Comedy Central), Eman El Husseini (JFL), BK9 – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Saturday until Dec. 30, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.

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

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

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

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

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

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.

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

 

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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 of Yes – Brooklyn, 7pm – 10pm

Little Cinema, which presents shows described as “Rocky Horror Picture Show meets Cirque Du Soleil,” presents a screening of “Being John Malkovich” with puppets, ballet, aerial acrobats and live jazz. Free afterparty with DJ Malkovich. Free waiting list tickets still available.

Doctors and Nurses, BRIC (Studio A) – Brooklyn, 7pm to 9pm

In Doctors and Nurses two performers create a tense display of different forms of personal testimony. A patient explains what led to his upcoming heart surgery at a New York hospital. Alongside him, a singer accompanies and interrupts with phrases from forgotten Rag-Time era songs. 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.

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

‘Volez Voguez, Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, (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.

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

Fuck You Revue: Burlesque and Performance Art Mayhem, Bizarre – Brooklyn, Every third Tuesday of the month, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

The Age of Daydreaming (1965), Bohemian National Hall – UES, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Without Gorkey, Hauser & Wirth – Chelsea, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Animation Nights New York, The Gutter – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free.

 

MUSIC

God Tiny, Hollow Eyed, Latin Punk Jazz, Darkwing, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Dr. Danny (The Lemon Twigs), Ronnie D’Addario, Michael D’Addario Trio, The Show is the Rainbow, Bowery Electric – LES, 7:30pm, $8 – $10.

Greg Fox and M. Geddes Gengras (duo set), Leya, mmm, die Reihe, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Robert Francis, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Tiger +Man, Taxman, The Wali Sanga, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Dizzyride, Hanging Stills, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Janeane Garofalo, Jo Firestone, Dulcé Sloan, Casey James Salengo, Dina Hashem, Mehran Khaghani, Jess Salomon, Chris Laker, Alison Zeidman, Shane Torres, Nate Fridson, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

Mike Recine (Conan), Colin Cook (Comix), Melissa Diaz (Carolines on Broadway), J. Fox-Jones (You dont know s*it podcast), Brandon Collins (Comedy Outliers), Mott Haven Bar & Grill – Bronx, 7pm, $10.

Janelle James (Comedy Central), Josh Johnson (Fallon), Giulio Gallarotti (MTV), Ray Kump (VICE), The Shanty – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

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Around NYC Today (10/16): Stomp Out the Muslim Ban, Night of the Living Dead

Photographer Joel Barhamanda at 80 Arts
Photographer Joel Barhamanda at 80 Arts

THINGS TO DO

Jason Alexander and Amy Pietz, Build Studio (SoHo), 1pm – 1:30pm

Jason Alexander and Amy Pietz will discuss their new show Hit The Road. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. Valid ID required. Free. RSVP.

RZA and DJ Mathematics, Build Studio (SoHo), 1pm – 1:30pm

RZA will talk about the new Wu Tang Clan album The Saga Continues. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. Valid ID required. Free. RSVP.

Meet Me Downtown Gallery Opening, 80 Arts Lobby and Garden, 6pm – 9pm

Photographer Joel Barhamand unveils a new exhibition. Refreshments will be served. Free. RSVP.

W. Eugene Smith Artist Talk: Justyna Mielnikiewicz, Aperture Foundation Gallery and Bookstore (Chelsea), 6:30pm – 8:30pm

The Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund, presents an artist talk with Georgian artist Justyna Mielnikiewicz. Based in Tbilisi, Mielnikiewicz is the 2016 recipient of the W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography for her project A Diverging Frontier: Russia and Its Neighbors. Free. RSVP.

Stomp Out The Muslim Ban, Brooklyn Borough Hall, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Young women activists from the Arab-American Family Support Center (AAFSC) present an art protest and dance rally at in response to the current presidential administration’s travel ban.

Japanese Tea Ceremony, Teachers College – Columbia University, 7pm – 9pm

Experience an authentic Japanese tea ceremony demonstrated by a professional tea master from Sohga-an. Free. RSVP.

Young, Queer and Lit, The Strand Bookstore, 7pm – 8pm

David Levithan, Zack Loran Clark, Nick Eliopulos, Billy Merrell, Caleb Zane Huett, Sarah Moon and David Barclay Moore discuss their process of writing books that have branched out the YA genre.

Survivors, Goddard Riverside’s Bernie Wohl Center (UWS), 7pm – 10pm

A new play by James Masten. Staged reading featuring Twinkle Burke, Max Meyers, Kyle Minshew, Steve Moore and Andrew Oakes. Free. RSVP.

FILM

Gualterio Marchesi, The Great Italian, The New School (Greenwich Village), 10am, Free, RSVP.

Motherland, DCTV (Tribeca), 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Night of the Living Dead (with original live score by Morricone Youth), Brooklyn Bowl, 8:30pm, $10.

MUSIC

Ladislav Horák, Petr Nouzovský, Bohemian National Hall, 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Thick Business, Berlin (East Village), 8pm, $10.

The Callas, Hand and Leg, A Pleasure, Flesh Desperate, The Glove (Brooklyn), 9pm, $7.

COMEDY

Zodiac Comedy feat. Corinne Fisher, Mike Brown, Janelle James, Anthony P. DeVito, New York Comedy Club (Kips Bay), 7pm, Free, RSVP.

Night Train with Wyatt Cenac feat. Anzo Slade, Kenny DeForest, D.C. Benny, Aparna Nancheria, Ophira Eisenberg, Littlefield (Brooklyn), 7:30pm, $5 – $8.

Side Ponytail feat.Emily Galati (Conan), Liz Magee (All Female Reboot, Paste Magazine), Harrison Tweed (Let’s Talk About Sets podcast), Usama Siddiquee (Fusion, Laughing Devil Cup), Drew Dowdey (Brooklyn Comedy Fest), Hosted by Emily Winter, Friends and Lovers (Brooklyn), 8pm, 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.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Friendship Garden (Sugar Hill), Every weekend until Oct. 31, 11am – 8pm, Free.

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