THINGS TO DO
Sundance Short Films, Central Lawn in Fort Greene Park – Brooklyn, 8pm – 10:30pm
For the seventh consecutive year, Rooftop Films teams up with Sundance to present short films from its most recent edition. Watch found-footage send-ups, art world rants and surreal animations that represent the best of independent shorts and a diverse array of storytelling from around the world. Free.
Lunchtime Improv Jam, Greeley Square in Greeley Square Park, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Join instructors from the PIT for an hour of improv comedy. No experience necessary. Free.
Sing-A-Long in Bryant Park, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, 2pm – 4pm
Join a special Broadway Sing-A-Long following Broadway in Bryant Park. Featuring jazz pianist Daryl Sherman. Free.
Historic Richmond Town’s Summer Eats, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 5pm – 10pm
Enjoy a summer night with free admission to the beautiful grounds of Staten Island’s historic village. Featuring a weekly rotating theme of food trucks, music, photo booths, games, entertainment and Egger’s Homemade Ice Cream. Free.
Carib Stretch: A Caribbean Dance Workout, Woodland Lawn in The Battery, 6:15 – 7pm
Join dancer Kim Nicole in the lush shade of the Battery Woodland for a Caribbean-inspired dance workout class. Free.
Hudson Warehouse Presents: The Classics – The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later, Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument in Riverside Park, West 89th Street and Riverside Drive – UWS, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Hudson Warehouse presents a production of The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later written by Susane Lee. Adapted from the classic by Alexandre Dumas, Hudson Warehouse is the first to ever adapt and produce The Three Musketeers: 20 Years Later for the stage. This is the second in a four-year series of Alexandre Dumas Classics. Free.
Everybody Tango!, On the Pier in West Harlem Piers, West 125 Street, 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Enjoy introductory Argentine Tango lessons, music, and dancing in the open air. Lessons are held at 6:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. with social dance time between lessons. Free.
Mystery After Dark Tours, Historic Richmond Town, 441 Clarke Avenue – Staten Island, 8pm – 11pm
Afraid of the Dark? Join a costumed interpreter and venture into a new historic house every night after museum hours. Listen to a mystery, story or legend on a tour lit only by candlelight. $10.
Summer in the Square, North Plaza in Union Square Park, 7am – 8:30pm
Come out for a lineup of fitness classes, family-friendly activities, shows, live music, dance performances, and movie nights all in Union Square Park. Free.
Antigone, Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park – Harlem, 8:30pm – 9:40pm
Classical Theatre of Harlem’s Antigone is an Afropunk inspired work featuring a defiant woman who challenges patriarchal society. Free.
Herald Square Reading Room, Herald Square, 10am – 5:30pm
Enjoy free use of newspapers and magazines at outdoor Reading Rooms. Located both in Herald Square Park and Park East at One Penn Plaza, Reading Rooms are staffed with a coordinator for recommendations. Free.
John Hammond, Wagner Park, 16 Battery Place – Lower Manhattan, 7pm, Free.
Justin Strauss and Billy Caldwell, Good Room, 98 Meserole Ave – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.
Deradoorian, The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street – Midtown, 5:30pm, Free with museum admission.
Signor Benedict The Moor, Elucid, Hprizm, Kilamanzego, Trans-Pecos, 915 Wyckoff Ave – Queens, 9pm, $10.
Andi Harriman (SYNTHICIDE), Manett, Manco Flowers, The Monomatics, Trans-Pecos, 915 Wyckoff Ave – Queens, 7pm, $5 – $10.
Lushwork, Eric & The Lovenotes, PENPALS, Lars Viola & Tansu, Nico.Wav, Jay King, The Glove – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10 suggested donation.
The Devotions, Astoria Park Lawn in Astoria Park, Shore Boulevard between the Hell Gate Bridge and the pool – Queens, 7:30pm, Free.
The Ronald Reagans, George Seuffert Bandshell in Forest Park, Woodhaven Boulevard and Forest Park Drive – Queens, 7:30pm, Free.
Airplane Mode w/ Rob Haze (The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon), Sarah Sherman (TruTv), Erik Monikal (Bridgetown Comedy Festival), Kath Barbadoro (Paid Protest), David Sitrick (Cream City Comedy Festival), Cherry Tree, 65 4th Avenue – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
On A Lighter Note w/ Chris Calogero (Vice), Jo Firestone (Comedy Central), Courtney Fearrington (Sirius XM), Matt Goldich (Late Night), Carmen Lynch (Conan), Halyards, 406 3rd Avenue – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Coco, North Lawn in Stuyvesant Square, 7:30pm, Free.
Lion, Playground 103 CIII – UES, 8pm, Free.
Despicable Me 3, Montbellier Park – Queens, 8pm, Free.
Little Shop of Horrors, Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 3 Clarkson Street – West Village, 8pm, Free.
Sleepless in Seattle, Hunter’s Point South Park – Queens, 8pm, Free.
Justice League, Cooper Park – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free.
Peter Rabbit, Frank Frisch Field in Mosholu Parkway – Bronx, 8:30pm, Free.
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, Neal Dow Avenue and Maine Avenue – Staten Island, 8:30pm, Free.
Morning Fitness, Heather Garden in 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.
Yoga, Garibaldi Plaza in Washington Square Park, Every Wednesday and Thursday until Sept. 12, 8:30am – 9:30am, Free.
Fitness Walk, Fort Totten Front Gate in Fort Totten Park – Queens, Every Tuesday and Thursday until Nov. 1, 9am – 10am, Free.
Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: A Collective Utterance – Naima Green, Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue – UES, Every weekday until Aug. 30, 9am – 5pm, Free.
Bryant Park Yoga, Upper Terrace in Bryant Park, Every Tuesday until Sept. 20, 6pm – 7pm, Free.
Free Yoga Class, Morris-Jumel Mansion in Roger Morris Park, 65 Jumel Terrace – Washington Heights, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 6pm – 7pm, Free.
Yoga in the Park, East River Picnic Area in Randall’s Island Park, Every Thursday until Sept. 13, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Free.
Prospect Park Yoga, Long Meadow North in Prospect Park – Brooklyn, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 7pm – 8pm, Free.
Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay, Beach 108th Street Roller Rink in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk – Queens, Every Thursday until Aug. 30, 7:30pm – 9pm, Free.
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