Around NYC Today (1/14) Adele live near MSG, Two Inch Astronaut, Free Puppies

THINGS TO DO

Adele* Live near Madison Square Garden, Caveat – LES, 9:30pm – 11:30pm

What’s better than seeing the actual Adele sing live at Madison Square Garden? Seeing 10 Adele impersonators sing live near Madison Square Garden! Bring your own black shift dress and get ready to sing Rolling in the Deep at the top of your lungs. $8.

Astronomy: The Night Sky, Marine Park – Brooklyn, 6pm – 7:30pm

Learn the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets. Free.

 

MUSIC

Your Dream Coat, Gorgeous, Virginia and the Woolves, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Two Inch Astronaut, Baglady, Shred Flintstone, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Native Harrow, Gabrielle Marlena, Mercury Lounge – LES, 5:30pm, $10.

Horoscope, Sunken Cheek, Sacramence, Autumn Pool, Motiv –A, Deep Red, SIMA, Brooklyn Bazaar, 7pm, $10.

The Ophelias, Anna Altman, Pom Pom Squad, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $8.

Cook Thuglass, Violent in Black , Mike Bennett and the SoulGlo Orchestra, The Commotions, Sonny Dumarsais & The Plan, Pianos – LES, 7pm, $10.

Fabrica Records Sundays: 3rd Edition. Chester Hawkins, Lauds, RIIOS, Sandy Ewan, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 7pm, $10.

Lee Bones & The best, Jane Church, Davey & The Chains, High Rider, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Comedy at Beauty Bar w/ Nicki Wright, Chris Daniels, Jeff Scheen, and Jeff Arcuri, Beauty Bar – East Village, 9pm, Free, RSVP.

Free Puppies Comedy Hour w/ Jay Jurden (Stand Up NY), Remy Kassimir (Bacon Bits every Sunday @ The Stand), Peter Revello (NY Comedy Club), Rachel Green (Venus Fly Trap Presents: Sugartits), Sydnee Washington (The UnOfficial Expert Podcast), Laurel Cummings (Funny or Die), The Lantern Comedy Club – Greenwich Village, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

Too Soon? Comedy w/ Ashleybrook Roberts, Shane  Torres, Tushar Singh, Katie Hannigan, Stephen Sihelnik, Chris Hamilton, Malia Sias, 135 Eldridge St. – LES, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

Dear White People, Lewis H. Latimer House – Queens, 2:30pm, Free.

 

ONGOING

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour, Fifth Avenue and 61st Street, 2pm, Free.

 

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Around NYC Today (12/1) Tree Lighting Skate-tacular, Roller Disco Party, Kiki

THINGS TO DO

Tree Lighting Skate-tacular, Bryant Park – Midtown, 6pm – 6:45pm

Bryant Park’s anual Tree Lighting Skate-tacular returns. Free.

Personae: Portraits of Personal Fiction, El Barrio’s Artspace – UES, 6pm – 9pm

PERSONAE, by Carlos David, is a collection of portraits of people representing characters from their imagination. More than 80 subjects participated, resulting in over 130 photographs of characters such as superheroes, famous artists, alter egos, unicorns and rock stars. Free.

Roller Disco Party, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 6pm – 10pm

Glide, ride, fly, get high! Studio50 H brings his Roller Wave skate party to the House of Yes for an evening of roll bouncing, boozing, and boogying. Get your workout and your happy hour on at the same time. $10 – $20.

David Hockney Opening Reception, The Met Store – UES, 6pm – 8pm

In celebration of David Hockney, the major retrospective exhibition at The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Store Mezzanine Gallery will present a special viewing and sale of limited-edition prints and vintage posters by the artist. On December 1, enjoy cocktails and be among the first to buy rare artwork at The Met Store. Free. RSVP.

Holiday Tree Lighting, Abingdon Square – Greenwich Village, 6pm – 7pm

Enjoy hot cocoa from Le Pain Quotidien, complimentary holiday cookies, caroling, photos with Santa (bring your own camera), and a tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. with Santa Claus. Free.

 

ONGOING

Arts and Crafts Fair, Alice Austen Park – Staten Island, Until Dec. 25, 11am -5pm, Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 10am – 4pm. 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, (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.

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.

 

FILM

Kiki, Housing Works Bookstore – SoHo, 6pm, Free, RSVP.

You’re Not Alone, Queens Community House, 5pm, Free, RSVP.

Love and Fury/ Syysprinssi, Scandinavia House – Murray Hill, 6:30pm, $7 – $12.

 

MUSIC

DJ Henri, Mercury Lounge – LES, 12:45am, Free.

JSWISS, Killiam Shakespeare, Animus Rexx, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

The EFFECTS, The Black Black, Kerbivore, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Electric Feel Dance Party w/ DJ Gina Bon Jersey, DJ Jordan Stern, Bowery Electric – LES, 11pm, $10.

Latasha Alcindor, Duendita, Diani Eshe, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Bastard Jazz x Wonderwheel x Darker Than Wax HOLIDAY PARTY! Featuring Nickodemus, Flowering Inferno, Nick Wisdom, Aaron DRM, David Marston, Marcoweibel, Mawkus, Erik The Red, C’mon Everybody – Brooklyn, 11pm, Free.

Phil Pickens, Bucky Hayes and the Commonwealth, The Lobbyists, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 7:30pm, $10.

Karaoke Tremendous, Union Hall – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, Free.

Stud1nt, Physical Therapy, Lutto Lento, JX Cannon, Elsewhere (Zone One) – Brooklyn, 8pm, $5 – $12.

We Are Girls benefit show s/ Ashni Dave, Bandits on the Run, Pecas. Hey Anna, Rianjali, Brooklyn Bazaar, 8pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

Katie Hannigan (Carolines on Broadway, New York Comedy Club), Ryan Donahue (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Crashing), Joyelle Johnson, Evan M. Williams (Roast Battle, Just for Laughs), Anthony Kapfer, Hosted by Petey DeAbreu (Hope of the Hood, MTV), Secret Loft – Greenwich Village, 8:30pm, $5.16 – $15.

AfroLaffs Comedy and Dance Party w/ Jason Scoop (MTV’S Wildin’ Out), Rae Sanni (Comedy Central’s The President Show), Kevin Iso (Comedy Central’s Adam Devine’s House Party), Chris James (VH1’s Single Ladies), Hosted by Mistah Thrillah (Wendy Williams Show, Above Average), Buka – Brooklyn, 10pm, Free, RSVP.

 

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

THINGS TO DO

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.

 

FILM

Casper, Bronx YMCA, 6pm, Free.

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

 

MUSIC

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.

 

COMEDY

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.

 

ONGOING

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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Around NYC Today (10/25), Theater of War, Surf Rock is Dead, The Fancy Show

THINGS TO DO

Armoire + Ministry of Supply Pop Up, 252 Elizabeth St. – Nolita, 5:30pm – 8pm

Check out two brands created at MIT – Armoire and Ministry of Supply. Free. RSVP.

Theater of War, New York Film Academy – Lower Manhattan, 7pm – 9pm

Theater of War is an interactive performance of scenes from ancient plays about the wounds caused by violence and war. Featuring actors Zach Grenier, Amy Ryan and New York City Council Member Jumaane Williams. Free. RSVP.

The Gods Are Not to Blame, The Shop Theater – Tisch School of the Arts, 7:30pm – 10pm

The Gods Are Not to Blame is a 1968 play and a 1971 novel by Ola Rotimi. It is an adaptation of the Greek classic Oedipus Rex, set in an indeterminate period of a Yoruba kingdom. Directed by Karishma Bhagani. Free. RSVP (Waitlist slots still available).

One Acts: Inmates Running the Asylum and Stranded, Atlantic Theater Company Studio A, 8pm – 10pm

Atlantic Acting School & NYU Tisch presents Inmates Running the Asylum and Stranded. Directed by Tom Costello, Kyra Jackson and Allison Karman. Free. RSVP.

No Feelings Presents: The Haunting, QED – Queens, 9pm – 10:30pm

No Feelings Presents transforms QED into a live, interactive, walkthrough haunted house. So step inside and you might find yourself confronted by a ghost, a vampire or perhaps even a standup comic. $10.

 

FILM

Hotel Transylvania 2, St. Mary’s Park – Bronx, 6:30pm, Free.

 

MUSIC

The New Tarot, Janna Pelle, Boy Band, Eden Arielle, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

Brutal Measures (Lydia Lunch and Weasel Walter), Joe Coleman, Michael Foster, Berlin – East Village, 7:30pm, $10.

Slight (Record Release), Bueno, Water From Your Eyes, Crosslegged, The Glove – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Wild Pink, Field Trip, APHRA, drug bug, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.

PUJOL, Pink Mexico, White Rope, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10 – $12.

Surf Rock is Dead, The Kickback, The Undercover Dream Lovers, Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 9pm, Free.

 

COMEDY

Stupid, A Stupid Weekly Comedy Show feat. Ben Kronberg, Dave Lester Katie Hannigan, Hosted by Victor Varnado (Conan), Old Man Hustle – LES, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

The Joy of Comedy, Hosted by Jessica Stern (MTV, Wendy Williams), Krown Holdaz Palace – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

The Fancy Show feat. Charlie Kasov (Big Break Comedy), Matteo Lane (Late Show with Stephen Colbert), Rebecca O’Neal (The U’s One Night Stand Up), Clark Jones (HBO’s Insecure), Liza Treyger (Louis CK’s Horace & Pete, Seth Myers), The Douglass – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedians You Should Know feat. Marina Franklin (Conan), Michael Kosta (Comedy Central), Tim Dillon (The Chris Gethard Show), Erica Spera (Bitches Brew), Saurin Choksi (Brown Privilege), Hosted by David Drake (“Dave”), The Gutter – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $5.

The Best News: A Comedy Show feat. Teddy Smith, Greg Stone, Sydnee Washington, Melissa Diaz, Katharyn Henson, Starr Bar – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Over Here: A Centennial Commemoration of World War I Memorial in NYC Parks, Arsenal in Central Park (UES), Until Nov. 24, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Women With Wings Art Exhibit, Maggie’s Garden, Friendship Garden – Sugar Hill, Every Monday until Oct. 31,  2pm – 4pm, Free.

Eating Bitterness Art Exhibit, 384 Broadway – Tribeca, Until Oct. 27, Tuesday to Friday 2pm – 8pm, Weekends 11am to 7pm, Free.

Self Storage Gallery Exhibition, Flux Factory – Queens, Until Oct. 27, 7pm, Free.

Gettin’ Wet with Miss Guy: The Photography of Guy Furrow, Art-on-A (East Village), Until Nov. 2, Free.

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