Around NYC Today (2/18) Whose Streets?, Bunny Michael, Curtain Act Variety Show

THINGS TO DO

Whose Streets?: Police Brutality and Art as Politics, Lerner Hall – Morningside Heights, 5pm – 7:30pm

Join this special screening of Whose Streets? in celebraton of Black History Month. The event will include performances by Taylor Steele, writer, performer & spoken word poet; Spiritchild, singer & program director of Urban Art Beat’s beyond beats & bars program at Rikers Island; Illspokinn, writer & musician and Notes and Keys, Columbia University a cappella group. Free.

 

MUSIC

Prettiest Eyes, Surfbort, Lola Pistola, Aphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Sur Back, Fielded, Qualiatik, Nightspace, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Automatic, Cupid Spit, Straw Pipes, Berlin – East Village, 8pm, $8 – $10.

I/O, Tree River, Faster Than Light, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Bunny Michael, Rough Trade – Brooklyn, 2pm, Free.

Laynestock 2018 w/ NO ICE, Clones, Fovea, Lanye Montgomery Paper Company, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

The Curtain Act Variety Show w/ Corinne Fisher (Guys We Fucked), Anthony Moore (Comedy Central), Dina Hashem (Conan), Mike Recine (Conan, Comedy Central), Kendall Farrell (Vermont’s Funniest winner), Alingon Mitra (Conan, The Late Show), VON – NoHo, 7pm, $5.

Matt Koff (The Daily Show) Neko White (New York Comedy Festival), Martin Urbano (Jimmy Kimmel Live), Emily Winter (San Francisco Sketchfest), Sing Sing Karaoke – East Village, 7pm, $5.

Lion’s Den Comedy w/ EMAN MORGAN (Netflix, Showtime Standup Special), MATT PAVICH (MTV, Elite Daily, ‘Handsome Dancer’), TEDDY SMITH (Live at Gotham, Apollo Theatre), ALEX PAVONE (Just for Laughs, SiriusXM), WENDI STARLING (Fuse TV, Playboy Radio), Gin Fizz – Harlem, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

13th, Lewis H. Latimer House – Queens, 2:30pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (2/11) Musical Theatre Mayhem, Madams of the Universe

THINGS TO DO

Musical Theatre Mayhem, QED – Queens, Feb. 11 (Sun.), 8:30pm – 10pm

Musical theatre nerds unite. join a night of showtunes and comedy. Act 1: Broadway Bonanza: two comedians as musical theatre characters decide who’ll win in a physical fight. Act 2: Sing For Your Life: the audience chooses musicals that a guest will have to sing songs from. Act 3: 10-Minute Musical: three comedians improv a classic musical. Hosted by Sarah Kennedy and Patrick J. Reilly. $5.

 

MUSIC

Wild Arrows (LP Release), Palm Pilot, Voluspa, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Dwayne Gretzky, Brooklyn Bowl, 8pm, $10.

Gnawed, Latrines, The New York Review of Cocksucking, Shredded Nerve, DNR, The Glove – Brooklyn, 8pm, $7.

Wharton Tiers Ensemble, Antietam, Escape By Ostrich, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $9.

Dolly Spartans, Harry Teardrop, Nando Dale, Aw Shucks, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Comedy at The Knitting Factory w/ Will Miles, Clark Jones, Kenny DeForest, Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free.

Comedians on Stage Telling Jokes w/ Randall Otis, Chloe McGovern, Deno DeMartino, Melissa Stokoski, Davidson Boswell, The Lantern – Greenwich Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Lion’s Den Comedy w/ Josh Johnson (Upcoming Netflix standup special, Comedy Central standup special, Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Conan), Anthony Devito (Comedy Central standup special, Late Show w/ Stephen Colbert), Neko White (TruTV’s Laff Tracks, Vice, Just For Laughs), Tamer Kattan (America’s Got Talent, TruTV), Christina Galston (MTV, NBC Universal), Kenny Ortega (MTV), Gin Fizz – Harlem, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Madams of the Universe w/ Maria Wojciechowski, Anne Victoria Clark, Caitlin Ruppert, Tiana Miller, Ariel Leaty, Anya Volz, QED – Queens, 7pm, $7.

Free Puppies w/ Chloe LaBranche (Carolines), Roddy MacInnes (NY Comedy Club), Rosebud Baker (Roastmasters), Neko White (NY Comedy Club), Usama Siddiquee (BET), The Lantern – Greenwich Village, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

FILM

Joy Luck Club, Lewis H. Latimer House – Queens, 2:30pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Manhattan Open House (over 400 free fitness classes), Various locations, Every day until Feb. 17, 8am – 9pm, Free.

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate in Central Park, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

 

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