THINGS TO DO Tinder Tales Live, QED – Queens, 7:30pm – 9pm Online dating, like all dating, is a wild and crazy world. David Piccolomini (host of the tinder tales podcast) has been exploring this world more than most. He and his hilarious friends will provide tinder horror stories, great advice, and a bunch of fun games. $7. Movies R Dumb, QED – Queens, 11pm … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/16) Movies R Dumb, Tinder Tales Live, Small Works, Shame!
THINGS TO DO 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 … Continue reading Around NYC Today (2/6) Comedy at the Corner, Jarrett Key, Nation of Language
THINGS TO DO Seeing Agon with Heather Watts, Center for Ballet and the Arts (East Village), 530pm Ballerina Heather Watts performs George Balanchine and Igor Stravinsky’s Agon in a one hour rehearsal style lecture-demonstration. Featuring Unity Phelan and Calvin Royal III. Free. RSVP. Kaveh Akbar Book Launch Party, Liberty Hall at Ace Hotel, 7pm Kaveh Akbar celebrates the launch of his debut poetry collection Calling … Continue reading Oct. 2 (Mon), Armistead Maupin, Night Train with Wyatt Cenac, Seeing Agon