THINGS TO DO
World Science Festival, College of Staten Island (CSI) CUNY, 2800 Victory Blvd – Staten Island, Sept. 23 (Sun.), 10am – 4pm
Join the World Science Festival for this larger-than-life, touring event where the wondrous properties of science, technology, engineering, and math collide. Filled with interactive demonstrations, hands-on activities, and enormous exhibitions, this program unleashes everyone’s inner scientist. Free.
Night Before the Funeral/Pohreb az zitra, Bohemian National Hall, 321 East 73rd St – UES, Sept. 25 (Tues.), 7:30pm – 9:30pm
The 2018 Rehearsal for Truth Festival will present four performances in Czech, Hungarian, Polish and Slovak with English supertitles, followed by talk-backs with the artists and after parties hosted by the countries cultural institutes and consulates general in NYC. This event features a staged reading of The Night Before the Funeral/Pohreb az zitra, directed by Edward Einhorn. Free. RSVP.
Artisanal Sweet Treats Bazaar, Grand Bazaar NYC, 100 West 77th St – UWS, Oct. 21 (Sun.), 10am – 5:30pm
Discover the City’s best artisanal sweet-makers! You will find everything from handmade macaroons, experimental donuts and ice cream sandwiches, creatively flavored peanut-butter cups, spiced pumpkin pies, Transylvanian twisted cakes, freshly baked cupcakes and scones, and the most mouthwatering truffles and chocolates you’ve ever had. Free.
A Place to Bury Strangers, Dr. Martens Store, 868 Broadway – Union Square, Oct. 4 (Thurs.), 7pm, Free, RSVP.
Diet Cig, Dr. Martens Store, 712 Lexington Ave –Midtown, Oct. 11 (Thurs.), 7pm, Free, RSVP.
Antibalas, The Plaza at 300 Ashland, Corner of Flatbush and Lafayette Avenues – Brooklyn, Oct. 13 (Sat.), 3pm, Free, RSVP.
Banda Magda, BRIC House Ballroom, 647 Fulton Street (Enter on Rockwell Place) – Brooklyn, Nov. 7 (Wed.), 8pm, Free, RSVP.
Side Ponytail w/ Patrick Schroeder (The Good, The Dad and The Ugly Podcast), Danielle Perez (Standup NBC Finalist, Buzzfeed ), Ben Katzner (Orlando Indie Comedy Festival), Caroline Doyle (SF Sketch Fest), Sarah Lazarus (Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival), Friends & Lovers, 641 Classon Ave – Brooklyn, Sept. 17 (Mon.), 8pm, Free. RSVP.
Cereal Milk Comedy w/ Sam Taggart (Comedy Central), Carmen Lagala (Late Show w/ Stephen Colbert), Adam Wade (18-time Moth StorySlam Champion), Jes Tom (Stand UP NBC Finalist), Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave – Brooklyn, Sept. 21 (Fri.), 7:45pm, Free.
Ryan Donahue (Jimmy Kimmel Live, HBO’s Crashing), Zoe Schwab (Above Average, TBS), Brad Howe (Adult Swim, Splitsider), Halle Kiefer (Vulture), Jenny Gorelick (Jenny’s Birthday), Friends and Lovers, 641 Classon Ave – Brooklyn, Oct. 11 (Thurs.), 8pm, Free.