THINGS TO DO
Bryant Park Poetry, Reading Room – Bryant Park, 7pm – 8:30pm
Sit under the park’s London Plane trees and enjoy award-winning poetry by established and emerging poets throughout the summer. Featuring poets Amy Barone, Nausheen Eusuf, Jerome Sala and Daryl Sznyter. Free.
Stargazing, The High Line at 14th Street – Chelsea, 6:45pm – 9:30pm
Head to the High Line for a walk along the park and a chance to take a closer look at the stars. Peer through high-powered telescopes provided by members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York to see rare celestial sights. Free.
Dirty Little Secrets Improv Show, Niagara – East Village, May 15 (Tues.), 7:30pm – 9pm
Have an urge to get something off your chest but don’t feel comfortable paying $100 an hour for therapy? Anonymously divulge your secrets and watch a group of improvisers play with your deepest darkest truths onstage. This show is a mix of short-form and long-form improv inspired by your secrets (be they dirty, clean, little or big – don’t let the title pigeonhole you). $6.
Angela’s Wars, Casa Italiana New York University – Greenwich Village, 8pm – 9:30pm
This is the story of four Italian women during World War I, all named Angela. Donation.
UV Rays, Fovea, Sharkswimmer, Plight, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.
Ghostly Times, Clone Wolf, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.
Comedy at the Corner w/ Neko White (Montreal’s Just For Laughs), Alyssa Limperis (Conde Nast’s The Scene), Kenice Mobley (Women in Comedy Festival), Alexander Payne (Uninspired Comedy Show), Tom Cassidy (Boston Comedy Festival), Keenan Steiner (NY Comedy Festival), Hosted by Thiago Macklin, Hungry Ghost – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
The Uncanny Valley w/ Joyelle Nicole Johnson (Comedy Cellar), Robyn Schall (Live at Gotham), Corinne Fisher (Guys We F*cked), Luke Mones (Skootch Comedy), David Tveite (Last Comic Standing), Kendall Farrell (Vermont’s Funniest Comedian), Hosted by: Amber Rollo and Danny Felts, Musical act Rebecca Vigil (Netflix), Hell Phone – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 31, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Bryant Park Tai Chi, Fountain Terrace – Bryant Park, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Sept. 27, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.
Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.
Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour, Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street – Midtown, Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday until May 15, 2pm – 3pm, Free.
Arsenal Gallery Exhibition – 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project, Arsenal in Central Park, Every weekday until June 14, 6pm – 8pm. Free.
Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT, Terrace at 108th Street – Riverside Park, Every Tuesday until Oct. 30, 6:30pm – 7:15pm, Free.
Yoga in the Park, Sunken Meadow Picnic Area in Randall’s Island Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 11, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
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