THINGS TO DO Joy As An Act of Resistance Opening Night, OkaySpace, 281 North 7th St – Brooklyn, 6pm – 10pm View an exhibition based on the artwork for British punk band IDLES’ new album. Free. Bryant Park Square Dance, Bryant Park, 5pm – 10pm Come on down for live music, dancing, countrified lawn activities (including cornhole and trick-roping lessons), plus beer and wine and … Continue reading Around NYC Today (9/21) Bryant Park Square Dance, Joy As An Act of Resistance
THINGS TO DO Michael Thurber in Transit, Marcus Garvey Park – Harlem, 6:30pm – 8pm This is a musical variety show led by composer and bassist Michael Thurber. The show features a broad array of genres and performers from diverse musical backgrounds. From rappers to classical violinists to Broadway vocalists to rock guitarists to jazz saxophonists to sitar players and everything in between, the audience will … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/26) Michael Turber, Live Dubbed Sitcoms, Kondabolu Bros.
THINGS TO DO Bryant Park Reading Room: Winter Poetry, Kinokuniya Bookstore – Midtown, 6pm – 7:30pm Contemporary award-winning poets present their most recent work. Kinokuniya Bookstore provides the warm, library-like environment, where you’ll meet other aficionados of poetry. Featuring poets D. Nurkse, Rachel Hadas, Jessica Greenbaum, and Tom Sleigh. Free. Jeff “Tain” Watts: Desert Island Disks, The National Jazz Museum in Harlem, 7pm – 10pm What … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/16) Astoria Drink and Draw, Winter Poetry, Stevie Comedy