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 (11/19) Dog Costume Parade, Make and Film Shadow Puppets

THINGS TO DO

Dog Costume Party and Parade, Washington Square Park, 11am – 2pm

There will be treats, prizes, trainers, “pawdicures,” vendors, artists and a pet psychic. Free.

Brick Over Brooklyn Meet Up, Old Stone House in JJ Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, 12pm – 4pm

Join a community baking day at the Old Stone House. You’re encouraged to show up with a dish (or dishes) to cook, or just hang out and enjoy a conversation around the fire. The event starts with “Build Your Own Pizzas” at noon. Dough and fresh toppings provided. Come and assemble your own personal pizza, and bake it in a 900-degree brick oven. If you’re baking, a $5 donation is suggested. RSVP.

Anime NYC After Party, Playwright Irish Pub 35th – Midtown, 5:30pm

Join this unofficial after party FOR Japanese pop culture convention Anime NYC. There will be games (test your skills on Smash, Mario Kart 8 and Just Dance), karaoke and cosplay. Free. RSVP.

Make and Film Shadow Puppets, Wing on Wo (26 Mott St.) – LES, 5pm – 7pm

Learn to make your own shadow puppets, props and short films. The class will be taught by WOW Shadow Puppet Theater artist-in-residence Emily Mock. Your work may be included in a month-long window display at the WOW storefront. Free. First-come-first-served.

 

ONGOING

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

Sunday Farmers Market, Hattie Carthan Community Garden – Brooklyn), Every Sunday until Nov. 19, 9am – 2pm, Free.

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.

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.

 

FILM

Logan Lucky, Syndicated Bar Theater – Brooklyn, 9:05pm, $7. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/logan-lucky-tickets-39884405330?aff=es2

 

MUSIC

Afternoon Hang: Ear Buds w/ Wes Buckley, Erin Durant, Colin Langelus, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 2pm, Free.

Mick’s Jaguar, Kid Midnight, Couple Hundo, Fixtures, Oceanator, The Sloppy Heads, Elliott’s Girls Chorus, Dead Painters, Unigen, Petit John, PI Power Trio, Razorlord, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 3pm, $10.

The Band Camino, Afternoon Men, Mercury Lounge – LES, 5:30pm, $10.

White Boy & The Average Band, Uncrossing, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Jordan Klassen, pecas, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Jessica Pavone, Winters of Night, Brode/ Shea, M/S/T, The Glove- Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

NOT DEAD YET, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5 – $7

Animal Show, Bodega, Casey Hopkins, Elsewhere (Zone One) – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Public Speaking + Matteo, Liberatore, Lazurite, Yaas Haus, Snaykhunt + RAFT, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Sound of Ceres, Advance Base, Silent Barn – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Easy Buckets Comedy w/ Nore Davis, Erick Helwig, Sameer Mansoor, Hannah Dickinson, Mike Logan, Rebecca’s – Brooklyn, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Dewayne Perkins, Wendy Steiner, Erica Spera, Connor McCausland, Brooklyn Brewery, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Soon? Comedy, Sensei Bar – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

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