Around NYC Today (11/4) Nikki Glaser, Social Justice: The Musical, Butterboy

THINGS TO DO Social Justice: The Musical, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, The Bruno Walter Auditorium, 111 Amsterdam Ave – UWS, 6pm – 7:30pm Two documentaries—Black Fiddler (1969) and Gee, Officer Krupke (1975)—will frame a panel discussion on race, class, cultural appropriation and the use of Jerome Robbins’ work to navigate social issues. Free. RSVP. An Inconvenient Talk Show, Caveat, 21 A Clinton St … Continue reading Around NYC Today (11/4) Nikki Glaser, Social Justice: The Musical, Butterboy

Around NYC Today (9/10) Thelonious Monk Listen List, Brooklyn Book Festival

THINGS TO DO Thelonious Monk Listen List with Helen Sung and Jason Moran, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, The Bruno Walter Auditorium, 111 Amsterdam Ave – UWS, 6pm – 7:30pm Before Robert Moses and John D. Rockefeller ever broke ground on Lincoln Center, one of the twentieth century’s most important composers was already walking the sidewalks of the Upper West Side, … Continue reading Around NYC Today (9/10) Thelonious Monk Listen List, Brooklyn Book Festival

Around NYC Today (6/18) IronStrength on Intrepid, Lament from Epirus, Butterboy

THINGS TO DO Bryant Park Pilates, Fountain Terrace in Bryant Park, 6th Avenue and 41st Street, 7:30am – 8:30am Head to Bryant Park for a beginner Pilates class, presented by the Pilates Initiative and Return to Life Center. Mats are provided by Balanced Body and are available to the first 30 attendees at each class. Free. IronStrength on Intrepid, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86, W 46th … Continue reading Around NYC Today (6/18) IronStrength on Intrepid, Lament from Epirus, Butterboy

Around NYC Today (4/2) The Bergen Letters, Strange Names, Side Ponytail

THINGS TO DO The Bergen Letters, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts – Lincoln Square, 6pm – 8pm UnsungMusicalsCo. (UMC) presents a special exploratory reading of The Bergen Letters, an original musical play by TC Lind, Derek Gregor, and Phoebe Kreutz. The new work tells the story of a closeted female college professor in the 1950s, who, though married, finds herself falling for … Continue reading Around NYC Today (4/2) The Bergen Letters, Strange Names, Side Ponytail

Around NYC Today (1/18) On A Lighter Note Comedy, Davalois Fearon, Acid Dad

Theater of War, Police Athletic League, Inc. Polo Grounds Cornerstone – Harlem, 5:30pm – 7:30pm Theater of War is an interactive performance of Scenes from Sophocles’ Ajax and Philoctetes, ancient plays about timeless human struggles, such as depression, isolation, and other mental health issues. Featuring actors Chinasa Ogbuagu, Jumaane Williams, and Louis Cancelmi. Free. RSVP. Davalois Fearon: Finding Her History, The New York Public Library … Continue reading Around NYC Today (1/18) On A Lighter Note Comedy, Davalois Fearon, Acid Dad