Around NYC Today (3/11) Second Sundays, Deal Casino, Free Puppies Comedy


Second Sundays, Pioneer Works – Brooklyn, 4pm – 9pm

Second Sundays is a free event series that features open studios with current artists in residence, live music, exhibitions and participatory programs exploring art, science, technology and education. Free. RSVP.



Deal Casino, Haunt Club, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 6pm, $10.

J Boxer, Field Sleeper, Real Clothes, Drew Robinson, H0L0 – Queens, 7pm, $7.

Hajk, Toebow, Julietta, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.

Black and Blue, Grimy, Mercury Lounge – LES, 5:30pm, $10.

I Am The Polish Army, North By North, Castle Black, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

Cookie Tongue(Video Release), rip darlie, SOul worm, Wizard, The Glove – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.



Free Puppies Comedy w/ Katie Hannigan (Carolines), Tom Thakker (CONAN), Dan LeMorte (Gotham Comedy Club), Tim Dillon (Montral Comedy Festival), Defne Gencler (U Up?), Drew Michaels (SNL), The Lantern Comedy Club – Greenwich Village, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Dulce Sloan, Paris Sashay, Sharron Paul, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $8.



Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate, Every Thursday and Friday until March 8, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

Winter Workspace Drop-In Sunday (w/ Michele Brody, Tamara Kostianovsky, Athena LaTocha and Maika’i Tubbs), Wave Hill – Bronx, 1pm – 3pm, $8 for adults, $4 for students and seniors.


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Around NYC Today (2/6) Comedy at the Corner, Jarrett Key, Nation of Language


Jarrett Key: Hair Paintings and Other Stories, La Mama Galleria – East Village, 7:30pm – 10pm

Join the opening and reception for Jarrett Key’s first solo exhibition this winter at La MaMa Galleria. Key grew up in rural Alabama to their grandmother singing, “your hair is your strength.” Hair Paintings and Other Stories reimagines the collective bodily memories and rituals of the Black community by engaging its narratives of strength, courage, and resilience in an examination of past, present, and future. Free. RSVP.

Learn Indian Classical Dance, Consulate General of India – UES, 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Learn the Indian Classical arts of Odissi and Bharatnatyam dance at the Indian Consulate on Tuesday evenings. Free. RSVP.



NATION OF LANGUAGE, Field Trip, Late Guest At The Party, Elsewhere (Zone One) – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Jane Doe Ensemble, Pand0, Remy Lexington, Goldsounds – Brooklyn, 7pm, $8.

Max Ardito, Yonsei, Phoneg1rl, H0L0 – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

The Nectars, The Cold Seas, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6:30pm, $10.

Deem Spencer, Uni, Adrian Underhill, Cloud Castle Lake, Latasha, Raffaella, Rén With The Mane, Little Shadows, Livia Blanc, Aaron Taos, Reno McCarthy, Michael Daves’ Wax Lion, Starbenders, Rockwood Music Hall – LES, 6:30pm, $10.



Jest For Fun w/ Casey Balsham (Big Sky Festival), Patrick Schroeder (The Good, The Dad, and The Ugly Podcast), Dave Lester (BET), Kareem Green (All Def on HBO), BK9 – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedy at the Corner w/ Mamoudou N’Diaye (The Resistance Comedy), May Wilkerson (Someecards), Christina Galston (@FreakinJewrican) (MTV), Sharron Paul (IFC), Corey Reppond (RoastMasters), Thiago Macklin (NY Comedy Festival), Hosted by Keenan Steiner, Hungry Ghost – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Golden Spiral Comedy w/Khalid Rahmaan (Conan), Myka Fox (Comedy Central), Alexis Guerreros (Cooligans podcast), Hosted by Katie Compa and Mindy Raf, Dream Baby – East Village, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Pillow Talk w/ Kevin McCaffrey (The Late Show), Ben Katzner (Hell Yes Fest), Ruth Ward (Pen15 Club), Brian Kim (NY Comedy Festival), Lori Palminteri (Live at Gotham), Adam Gulley (SiriusXm), Hosted by Bryan Morris & Stacey Kulow, The Standing Room – Queens, 8pm, Free, RSVP.



Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 31, 2018, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: Identity, Arsenal in Central Park – UES, Every weekday until Feb. 23, 2018, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Black History Month: A Celebration of the Blues Exhibition, Poe Park – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until Feb. 24, 2018, 9am – 5pm, Free.


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Around NYC Today (11/10) Cry Havoc, White Man on a Pedestal, Relationshit!


Cry Havoc!, New York Historical Society – UWS, 7pm – 10pm

Stephan Wolfert recounts his own experiences of military service, weaving his personal narrative with lines from some of Shakespeare’s most famous speeches. Pay as you wish. RSVP.

White Man On A Pedestal Opening Reception, Pioneer Works – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm

White Man On A Pedestal is a two-person exhibition by Doreen Garner and Kenya (Robinson). WMOAP questions a prevailing western history that uses white-male-heteronormativity as its persistent model. Free.

One Man’s Macbeth, The King’s College City Room, 8pm – 10pm

The King’s Players presents One Man’s Macbeth. This one man show will energetically bring 23 characters to life onstage in this five-act solo-performance of Shakespeare’s Tragedy. $5 – $10.



Casper, Bronx YMCA, 6pm, Free.

The Third Root, Maysles Cinema – Harlem, 7:30pm, $10.



Cup, Pink Mexico, Monograms, Sic Tic, Cape House – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Pueblo, Dan Rico, Gold Child, Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10.

Orrin, Daeva, Salem Hilal, Certain Creatures, Ana Lola Roman, No Intimate, H0L0 – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Frank Knight, Gabi the Artist, Reflective Music, Zeyi & Durieux, DJ Poska, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Kindling (Record Release), No Honeymoon (Record Release), Rest, Vivienne Eastwood, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Living Room (record release), Broken Field Runner, Starving Arts, Never, Muchmore’s – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5.

Marcellus Hall & the Hostages, Chris Maxwell, Ambrosia Parsley, KGB – East Village, 10pm, $5.

DJ Patrick Allen, Cape House – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free with RSVP, $5 without.

Traxman “Tekvision” Album Release Party w/ DJ Manny, Mel G, HI$TO, Los, Sucia, Mercury Lounge – LES, 10:30pm, $4.20 – $12.

Pleasure Jams featuring Nickodemus, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, $5 – $8.



Twisted Lipstick Comedy w/ Hadiyah Robinson, Hann Cowger, Rhonda Hansome, Jessica Stern, Amina Imani, Sir D’s Lounge – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Katie Hannigan, Nate Borgman, Joe Nehme, Jacob Lie, Ben Siy-Hian, Mike Guild, The Platform – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Rachel Joan (Old Man Hustle), Napoleon Emill (Flatbush Misdemeanors), Edward Farrell (Edward Farrell’s Diet Coke Reviews on Yelp), Dan Perlman (MTV, Tru TV), Hosted by Melissa Diaz (Carolines On Broadway), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

The Living Room Show w/ Luke Thayer, Abbi Crutchfield, Aaron Kominos-Smith, Postmark Cafe- Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

Bitches Brew Comedy w/ Naomi Karavani, Melissa Stokoski, Shelby Taylor and Erica Spera, Halyards – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Relationshit!, Hosted by Lynn Bixenspan and Morgan Pielli, QED – Queens, 9:30pm, $10.

Cross the Bridge Comedy, 18 Wyckoff Avenue – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free, RSVP.



Yayoi Kusama: Festival of Life, David Zwirner – Chelsea, Until December 16, Tues. to Sat., Gallery hours: 10am – 6pm. Free.

Canstruction, Brookfield Place – Lower Manhattan, Until Nov. 14 – 10am to 8pm, Nov. 15 – 10am – 6pm, Free.

Amsterdam Whitney’s November 2017 Exhibition, Amsterdam Whitney Gallery – Chelsea, Until Dec. 8, 11am – 5pm, Free, RSVP.


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