Around NYC Today (4/21) High Line’s Season Kick-Off, Cherry Blossom Festival

THINGS TO DO Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival, Pavillion & Astral Foundation in Flushing Meadows Corona Park – Queens, 11am – 1pm Sakura Matsuri is an annual festival to celebrate the spring blossoming of the cherry trees at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. This event features live drum performances (Taiko), a traditional Japanese chorus, a Japanese folk dance, and a tea ceremony. Free. Culture Shock: The High Line’s … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/21) High Line’s Season Kick-Off, Cherry Blossom Festival

Around NYC Today (4/20) Henry V, Bryant Park Fencing, High Ponytail Comedy

THINGS TO DO Bryant Park Fencing, Fifth Avenue Terrace in Bryant Park – Midtown, 1:30pm – 2:30pm Learn the basics with instructors from Manhattan Fencing Center. You must be 16 years old or older to participate. Registration is required at manhattanfencing.com. Free. Public Theater Mobile Unit presents Henry V, Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center – Bronx, 1pm – 2:30pm Obie Award-winning director Robert O’Hara (Bootycandy, The Brother/Sister Plays (Part … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/20) Henry V, Bryant Park Fencing, High Ponytail Comedy

Around NYC Today (4/14) Palehound, Henry V, That Good Good, The Killing Joke

THINGS TO DO That Good Good, The Footlight – Queens, 7pm – 9pm That Good Good is a night of comedy and music hosted by Julienne Jones where you can laugh and cry and get sloshed and walk away knowing that you contributed to something GOOD. For the April edition of That Good Good, all proceeds will be going to Brain & Behavior Research Foundation. Featuring … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/14) Palehound, Henry V, That Good Good, The Killing Joke

Around NYC Today (4/11) Animation Nights New York, Henry V, Fancy Show

THINGS TO DO Public Theater Mobile Unit presents Henry V, Roy Wilkins Recreation Center – Queens, 1pm – 2:30pm Obie Award-winning director Robert O’Hara (Bootycandy, The Brother/Sister Plays (Part 2) brings a warring King and his band of brothers to communities all across New York with Mobile Unit’s spring production of Henry V. RSVP by emailing vivian.jett@parks.nyc.gov . The Bowery — Past, Present & Future on NYC’s … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/11) Animation Nights New York, Henry V, Fancy Show

Around NYC Today (4/3) Loud Laughs, Stargazing, Henry V, Tyrannosaurus

THINGS TO DO Public Theater Mobile Unit presents Henry V, Roy Wilkins Recreation Center – Queens, 1pm – 2:30pm Obie Award-winning director Robert O’Hara (Bootycandy, The Brother/Sister Plays (Part 2) brings a warring King and his band of brothers to communities all across New York with Mobile Unit’s spring production of Henry V. RSVP by emailing cultureartsfun@parks.nyc.gov . Stargazing, The High Line at 14th Street – Chelsea, … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/3) Loud Laughs, Stargazing, Henry V, Tyrannosaurus