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 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 artsculturefun@parks.nyc.gov .

Shame!, QED – Queens, 9:30pm – 11pm

Repent! Come witness shameful St. Patrick’s confessions of some of New York’s funniest. Performers share jokes and tales of less-than-proud drunken moments experiences in this cringe-worthy comedy show. Hosted by Brendan Busee & Ron Raganella. $8.

 

MUSIC

Sun Voyager (Record Release), Stuyedeyed, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 10pm, $10.

HELLTRAP NIGHTMARE feat. Dougie Poole, Baby’s All Right – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

Cold Fronts Album Release, Grim Streaker, Vexxed, Mercury Lounge – LES, 9:30pm, $10.

The Zells, Baked, Sharkmuffin, Lost Boy?, Secret Loft – Chelsea, 8pm, $5 – $420.

Haram, Mommy, Blu Anxxiety, Flower, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, $8.

The Hipp Pipps, Exit 99, The Rewd Onez, The Map Room at the Bowery Electric – LES, 7pm, Free.

Desert Sharks, Grace Vonderkuhn, Sister Munch , Nevva, The Safari Room at El Cortez – Brooklyn, 7pm, $10.

 

COMEDY

The Greatest Comedy Show of All Time w/ Stewie Vill (6 pack @ Brit Pack), Jeena Bloom (Get Nailed at the Toolbox Show), Ja-Ron Young (6 pack @ Brit Pack), Gregory Hall (Moth Ball Comedy Show), Carlos Garcia (Baltimore Comedy Festival), Chris Moore (Blackout Diaries), Shane Morrison (Otto’s Shrunken Head), Broadway Comedy Club – Midtown, 7pm, $7 – $10.

Bomb Shelter Comedy w/ Gordy McNiff, Katharyn Henson, Nick Brigis, Olga Namer, Stephen Lewis, Vanetta Schoefield, Brian Kim, Cassandra Noel, The Gaf West – Midtown, 9pm, $10.

High Ponytail w/ Catherine Cohen (Difficult People), Steven Markow (The New Yorkers), Clare O’Kane (VICE), Clark Jones (Crashing), Drew Anderson (Cards Against Humanity), Hosted by Ben Wasserman, Friends and Lovers – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

Exhibition: Natural Impact, Arsenal in Central Park, 6pm – 8pm, Free.

The Bronx-La Villette Exhibition: Matteo Pellegrinuzzi, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until April 28, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park, East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue – UES, Every Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday until April 30, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

 

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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 comedians Pat Regan, Farah Brook, Tim Platt and Eudora Peterson. Music by LIL FREX, Maya Sharpe, Joanna Teters, Josh Roberts, Nick Marks and Stefan Haerle. $10 – $15.

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 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 bronxacf@parks.nyc.gov .

Art in the Garden: Hope Closing Reception, Queens Botanical Garden, 2pm – 4pm

Meet the artist behind Hope, Laura Fantini, and enjoy one last look at the exhibit. Free with garden admission.

 

MUSIC

Palehound, Weaves, pinkcaravan!, Crosslegged, Barnard Quad – UWS, 12pm, Free.

Afternoon Men, Bailey Outerbridge, Mercury Lounge – LES, 7pm, $10.

Arc Waves, Rvby My Dear, Oracle Room, Our Wicked Lady – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.

Riot Antigone, Choked Up, Lady Bits, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 8pm, $8 – $10.

LionDub, DJ Squake, INNA K, Sunnyvale – Brooklyn, 11:59pm, $10.

Meek is murder, Mary Todd, Drive-By Bukkake, Wreath of Tongues, Brooklyn Bazaar, 7pm, $10.

The Katy, Dave Jones, Rebecca Ryskalczyk, MELTRICKnoiz, The Footlight – Queens, 2pm, $8.

 

COMEDY

End of the Line w/ Patrick Holbert, Peter Revello, Henry Sir, Sam Grittner, Andrea Shapiro, Sam Mushman, QED – Queens, 9:30pm, $8 – $10.

Popped Collar Comedy w/ Dave Sirus, Peter Revello, Rachel McCartney, Guitler Raphael, Sallie Smith-Fitch, Dan Wickes, Hosted by Jimmy Peoples, The Platform – Brooklyn, 8:30pm, Free, RSVP.

Grill on the Hill Comedy w/ Petey DeAbreu (Comedy Central, The Hope of The Hood Podcast), Randy Syphax (Late-night with Jimmy Fallon, Montreal’s Just For Laughs), Alex Babbit (HBO’s All def Comedy), Abby Rosenquist (Montreal’s Just For Laughs), 1624 Amsterdam Avenue – Harlem, 8pm, $10.

The Killing Joke w/ Mike Recine (Comedy Central), Dina Hashem (Conan), Sam Evans (Just for Laughs), Fareeha Khan (MTV), Nasser Khan (Bridgetown), Pine Box Rock Shop – Brooklyn, 8pm, Free, RSVP.

 

ONGOING

The Bronx-La Villette Exhibition: Matteo Pellegrinuzzi, Poe Park Visitor Center – Bronx, Every Tuesday to Saturday until April 28, 9am – 5pm, Free.

Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation, H.H. Biddle House in Conference House Park – Staten Island, 12pm – 3pm, Free.

Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate, Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday until April 17, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

Union Square Walking Tour, Meet in front of Barnes and Noble (33 East 17th Street), 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.

 

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