Around NYC Today (1/11) Exerskate, Talib Kweli, Goodness Greatness, Tremendous

THINGS TO DO

Exerskate, The Rink at Bank of America Winter Village – Bryant Park, 8am – 8:30am

Join an ice-based fitness classes for experienced skaters. Free.

Tremendous, New York City Center – Midtown West, 5:30pm – 7pm

Tremendous, a contemporary dance performance that premiered at LaMama Moves! Festival, connects individual stories of the female experience to the spectrum of social injustices and the need for unity. Director/choreographer Patricia Noworol and her multicultural and international ensemble expose shared vulnerabilities and defense mechanisms to celebrate the durability and persistence of female strength. Free. RSVP.

 

MUSIC

Brian Hill & The Noh Starrs, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

O Mer, Mons Vi, Ackerman, Berlin – East Village, 7pm, $10.

Talib Kweli (DJ Set) – Tribute to David Bowie, Brooklyn Bowl, 11:30pm, $10.

Oak & Ash, Sir Cadian Rhythm, The Parkers, Knitting Factory – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Pop. 1280, A Deer A Horse, Dad, Irrevery, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

The Boobies, Pharmacy, KA-TYA, Aaron Waldman, Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, $8 – $10.

Blac Rabbit, Cigarette, Animah, Ryan Laetari, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8.

 

COMEDY

Grin and Barrett Comedy w/ Subhah Agarwal (The Jim Jeffries Show, Comedy Central), Tyler Fischer (“Bill Burr Teaches Comedy”, America’s Got Talent), Joe Devito (Comedy Central), Liz Barrett (Laughs on Fox, Carolines), Courtney Maginnis (Narcisistas Podcast, Brooklyn Comedy Festival), Patrick Holbert (TruTV), Carrie Graverson (CAKE Comedy), Dan Abraham (Gotham Comedy Club), Hosted by Jill Weiner (WikiFreakz Podcast, Lap Dance Saloon), Beauty Bar – East Village, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Goodness Greatness! w/ Martin Urbano (Jimmy Kimmel Live!), Julia Shiplett (HBO’s Crashing), Patrick Schroeder (Comedy Central’s Roast Battle), Rebecca O’Neal (Netflix’s Easy), Travis Irvine (Viceland), Upstairs at 2A – East Village, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

FILM

The Beguiled (2017), Hudson Park Library – West Village, 2pm, Free, RSVP.

I Wish I Knew (Part of Shanghai Film Week), New York Film Academy – Lower Manhattan, 1:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Phurbu and Terzin (Part of Shanghai Film Week), New York Film Academy – Lower Manhattan, 4pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Morning Fitness, Fort Tryon Park (Inwood), Every Tuesday and Thursday until Dec. 28, 2018, 7:30am – 8:30am, Free.

Occupied Sites: A Look at Staten Island’s Prehistory, Conference House Park – Staten Island, Monday to Saturday until January 27, 2018, 10am – 4pm. Free.

New You Open House (free fitness classes), St. James Park – Bronx, Every weekday until January 12, 2018, 9am, Free, RSVP.

‘Volez Voguez Voyagez’ Louis Vuitton Exhibition, 86 Trinity Place – Lower Manhattan, Until January 7, (Mon to Sat – 10 am to 8pm; Sun – 11am to 7pm), Free. RSVP.

 

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Around NYC Today (1/10) Frank Conniff’s Cartoon Dump, Shanghai Film Week

THINGS TO DO

Frank Conniff’s Cartoon Dump, QED – Queens, 7:30pm – 9pm

Frank Conniff (TV’s Frank on Mystery Science Theater 3000) hosts a variety/stand-up show in the guise of a fake kid’s show. Frank hosts the show in character as Moodsy, the Clinically Depressed Owl, and shows a bunch of weird and crappy old cartoons between stand-up, music and sketches. $8.

 

MUSIC

House of Vogue w/ Mike Q and Quest?onmarc, House of Yes – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.

Ceramic Animal, Shining Mirrors, Mercury Lounge – LES, 6:30pm, $10.

The Good Few, Dionysia, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

Geezer, The Hazytones, Sun Voyager, Trip, Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Sister Thieves, The Kingdøm øv GØD?, Lenin Boys, Henry Black, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $10.

James A.M. Downes, Peter Wise, James Parenti, Bowery Electric – LES, 8pm, $8 – $10.

Invisible Candy, Marzipan, Watergate, American Darlings, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Human People, Washer, Water From Your Eyes, Beeyotch, Trans-Pecos – Queens, 8:30pm, $8 – $10.

Zzzwalk, New Rose, Brendan Sullivan, Union Pool – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8.

 

COMEDY

Thick Wit Comedy w/ Wendi Starling (Fuse TV), LeClerc Andre (The Stand), Emily Winter (TV Land), Peter Revello (New York Comedy Club), Connor Creagan (WikiFreakz Podcast), The Way Station – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

The Fancy Show w/ Doug Key (MTV), Ethan Simmons Patterson (Green Gravel Comedy Festival), Sean Donnelly (Letterman, Conan), Calvin Evans (Comedy Central, in from Chicago), Aimee Rose Ranger (Women in Comedy Festival), Hosted by Chanel Ali (SeeSo), The Douglass – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Comedians You Should Know w/ Kate Willet (Comedy Central), Sam Jay (SNL), Matt Ruby (Comedy Cellar), Josh Rabinowitz (Broad City), Jeff Steinbrunner (Cleveland Comedy Fest), The Gutter – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $5.

 

FILM

The Lost Tomb (Part of Shanghai Film Week), New York Film Academy – Battery Park, 1:30pm, Free. RSVP.

The Monkey King (Part of Shanghai Film Week), New York Film Academy – Battery Park, 4pm, Free. RSVP.

 

 

 

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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