Around NYC Today (4/26) Everything is Falling Apart, Poem in Your Pocket Day

THINGS TO DO Bryant Park Poem in Your Pocket Day, Reading Room in Bryant Park, 10:30am – 1:30pm Student poets share their work at the 16th annual citywide Poem in Your Pocket Day. Free. Mekong Group Music Class, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, 3:30pm – 4:30pm Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will be teaching a beginner’s course of Dan Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese zither. … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/26) Everything is Falling Apart, Poem in Your Pocket Day

Around NYC Today (4/19) Home Front, Bomb Shelter Comedy, George Braith

THINGS TO DO Home Front, Old Stone House in J.J. Byrne Playground – Brooklyn, 7pm – 9pm Home Front brings together six artists whose work explores public and private acts of strength and resistance by women in times of social or political upheaval. A prevailing theme is the idea of home itself, and, by extension, preserving associated cultural and familial traditions, as a political act in … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/19) Home Front, Bomb Shelter Comedy, George Braith

Around NYC Today (4/12) Julia Santoli, Aeolus Quartet, Trobadour, Unwashed

THINGS TO DO Julia Santoli: Siren Sore, Issue Project – Brooklyn, 8pm Julia Santoli opens her 2018 ISSUE residency with the premiere of two new works within her Siren Sore cycle: a mutant project of myriad form manifesting as visual project, recording album, and live performance through genre-crossing collaborations. Santoli describes the work as retaining the narrative accessibility of song structures, but melding with the … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/12) Julia Santoli, Aeolus Quartet, Trobadour, Unwashed

Around NYC Today (3/29) Bomb Shelter Comedy, Mekong Music Class, Will Rawls

THINGS TO DO Mekong Group Music Class, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, 3:30pm – 4:30pm Mekong Arts and Music (MAM) will be teaching a beginner’s course of Dan Tranh, a 16-string Vietnamese zither. Free. Portraits of the Brazil Amazon, One Planet One Future – Hamilton Heights, 6:45pm – 9:30pm Documentary photographer Jeanny Tsai will show images she shot in multiple indigenous communities in the … Continue reading Around NYC Today (3/29) Bomb Shelter Comedy, Mekong Music Class, Will Rawls