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Free Things to Do in NYC This Week - April 29-May 6

April 29, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
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A wealth of free things to do keeps New York City affordable and accessible. If you're looking for free cultural events, no-cover performances, and other events on the house, check out City Guide's calendar of free events. From museum nights to walking tours to concerts to art events, money shouldn't keep you from getting the most out of New York.

Verdi Requiem: Greenwich Village Orchestra - St Georges Choral Society - Church of the Incarnation
April 29, 2018 - New York

The Greenwich Village Orchestra joins forces with St George's Choral Society in Verdi's fiery and intense, powerful and transcendent Requiem Aeternam, with a solo quartet of rising young award-winning singers: Rebecca Farley, Soprano; Raehann Bryce-Davis, Mezzo-soprano; Jonathan Tetelman, Tenor; and Christian Zaremba, Baritone. Barbara Yahr conducts this extraordinary event. A native of New York, conductor Barbara Yahr's career has spanned from the United States to Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Her previous posts include Principal Guest Conductor of the Munich Radio Orchestra, Resident Staff Conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony under Maestro Lorin Maazel and conductor of the Pittsburgh Youth Orchestra. She has appeared as a guest conductor with such orchestras as the Bayerische Rundfunk, Dusseldorf Symphoniker, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie, Frankfurt Radio, Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, Janacek Philharmonic, New Japan Philharmonic, NHK Symphony Orchestra, Singapore Symphony, and the National Symphony in Washington D.C. As an opera conductor, she has led new productions in Frankfurt, Giessen, Tulsa, Cincinnati, Minnesota and at The Mannes School of Music in NYC. She has coac... (read more)

'Emma Grace Stephenson Trio Feat. Kristin Berardi' - ShapeShifter Lab
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

'Emma Grace Stephenson Trio Feat. Kristin Berardi' Orlando Le Fleming (bass) Oli Nelson (drums) Emma Grace Stephenson (piano/keyboard) + special guest on vocals

Kids ROCK for Kids! 2018 Benefit Show - ShapeShifter Lab
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

The Kids Rock For Kids Benefit is back! And taller than ever! New bands! New dancers! And this year.... kid comedians!!!! Supporting great causes, and bringing communities together! FB: https://m.facebook.com/events/569182103452200?ref=bookmarks&_rdr

UAE Healthy Kidney 10K - Central Park
April 29, 2018 - Manhattan

Join NYRR and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates to celebrate the 14th annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10K. The event offers something for everyone—thrilling performances in Central Park from some of the world's top athletes, a fast course for runners chasing PRs, a great cause to inspire everyone, finisher medals, excellent giveaways, including a technical shirt for every registered entrant, and fantastic raffle prizes.

Unity of New York Sunday Service - Symphony Space
April 29, 2018 - New York

Unity of New York is a joyful, diverse, and welcoming spiritual community that honors all paths to God. Their mission is to serve the NYC community through spiritual teaching, music, prayer and outreach. They come together at their weekly Sunday Celebration Services (11am, right here at Symphony Space) to discover the power within all to unleash divine potential, know Oneness with God and each other. Unity affirms the power of prayer and the power of thoughts to create our own reality, helping people experience a stronger connection with God every day. Come for the Music... Stay for the message!

Dick Fox's Spring Doo Wop Extravaganza - NYCB Theatre at Westbury
April 29, 2018 - Westbury

Spring Doo Wop Extravaganza Lineup: Lou Christie Gary Lewis & The Playboys The Vouges Little Peggy March The Elegants The Marcels The Devotions

FESTIVAL OF PRAISE 2018 Concert | Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Take Six, James Fortune & Charles Jenkins - Lehman Center for the Performing arts
April 29, 2018 - Bronx

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts proudly presents, in their only New York City appearance, the FESTIVAL OF PRAISE gospel concert on Sunday, April 29th, 2018 at 6pm. This year’s performances, the fourth year of the FESTIVAL OF PRAISE TOUR, is titled TEXTURE OF A MAN, and promises to be an evening of soul-stirring music that will feature Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Take 6, James Fortune, and Pastor Charles Jenkins. Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is on the campus of Lehman College/CUNY at 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, NY 10468. Tickets for the FESTIVAL OF PRAISE on Sunday, April 29th, 2018 at 6pm are $100, $75, $65, and $35, and can be purchased by calling the Lehman Center box office at 718-960-8833 (Monday through Friday, 10am–5pm and beginning at 2pm on the day of the concert), or through online access at www.LehmanCenter.org. Lehman Center is accessible by #4 or D train to Bedford Park Blvd. and is off the Saw Mill River Parkway and the Major Deegan Expressway. Low-cost on-site parking is available for $5. FRED HAMMOND is a Detroit, Michigan born GRAMMY, Stellar, and Dove Award-winning gospel singer, songwriter, filmmaker, and multi-platinum producer t... (read more)

Drop in Tech Support - 92Y
April 29, 2018 - Upper East Side

Meet in the Parenting Center lounge. Bring your device and get your questions answered by two savvy teen Parenting Center alums.

Dj Erica Eso - Troost
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

NO WIFI / NO LAPTOPS Interested in making reservations for a private party or event? email us at troostnyc@gmail.co Inquiring about booking live music? email us at music@troostny.com Hours: 4PM to CLOSE ( Close = between midnight to 2am )

30th Annual Founders Celebration - Jewish Community Center Rockland
April 29, 2018 - West Nyack

Ithaca Golf vs Liberty League Championship (Final Round) - Ithaca College
April 29, 2018 - Ithaca

Athletics - Intercollegiate

Ithaca Men's Track & Field at Big Red Invitational - Ithaca College
April 29, 2018 - Ithaca

Student Recital - Le Moyne College
April 29, 2018 - Syracuse

Musicians from the private lesson studios of Music at Le Moyne will perform their culminating recital. This event is free and open to the public.

Jazz For Kids - Jazz Standard
April 29, 2018 - New York

The Jazz Standard Youth Orchestra is a performance driven program that gives talented and dedicated young jazz musicians the opportunity to perform regularly in one of New York City's leading jazz clubs often with guest artists from the New York scene. The visiting guests give a workshop to the band members in addition to providing the experience of playing with the top musicians on the scene. On Sundays during the school year, the students rehearse and workshop in the room before opening the doors at 1:00pm and giving a concert that is free and open to the public at 2:00pm.

Adelphi Chorale and Vocal Ensemble on April 29 - Adelphi University Performing Arts Center
April 29, 2018 - Garden City

The Adelphi choral ensembles celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (PAC) with a beautiful concert under the baton of Karen Faust Baer. The Adelphi Chorale and the Adelphi Vocal Ensemble will perform on Sunday, April 29 at 4:00 p.m. on the Westermann Stage, Concert Hall in the Adelphi PAC, 1 South Ave, Garden City, New York. In the first half of the concert, the Adelphi Vocal Ensemble performs a selection of madrigals as well as the Billy Joel classic “And So It Goes.” Then, the Adelphi Chorale performs Vivaldi’s Gloria in an arrangement by Clayton Westermann, a former Adelphi adjunct professor for whom the Westermann Stage is named. Enjoying a diverse career in solo performance, conducting, accompanying and pedagogy, pianist Karen Faust Baer maintains a vital musical presence. Presently, she is the conductor of the Adelphi choral ensembles and teaches in Adelphi’s Department of Music Education. Baer has been heard in recital at Lincoln Center, Town Hall, BAM, Israeli Cultural Foundation, the Tanglewood Music Institute, Princeton, college campuses and WQXR and WNYC radio stations. In recent years, Baer has appeared as piano soloist... (read more)

Sunday at The Met—Parks for the Public - The Met Fifth Avenue
April 29, 2018 - Upper East Side

Colta Ives, Curator Emerita, The Met Susan Alyson Stein, Engelhard Curator, Nineteenth Century European Painting, The Met Sara Cedar Miller, Historian Emerita, Central Park Conservancy Michael Van Valkenburgh, landscape architect Discover the ongoing significance and evolution of urban parks from 19th-century Paris to present-day New York.

Vegan Pop-up Market - Grand Bazaar NYC
April 29, 2018 - New York

The Seed NYC is bringing its vegan and plant-based shopping experience to NYC's largest weekly curated market, Grand Bazaar NYC. The Seed's top merchants will be joining the over 100 vendors of Grand Bazaar NYC for a spring Vegan Pop-up. There'll be something for everyone, so bring your vegan and non-vegan friends with you! Be sure to come hungry! Come visit The Seed's Vegan Pop-up Market: WHEN: Sunday, April 29 from 10am - 5:30pm WHERE: Grand Bazaar NYC, 100 West 77th St. (Corner of Columbus Ave.) ADMISSION: Free Interested in becoming a vendor? Please fill out the application form HERE! http://theseed.nyc/become-a-participant/

Women's Tennis | University at Buffalo vs. TBA @ Muncie, IN - University at Buffalo
April 29, 2018 - New York

All Day

The Fabulous Allen Parsons Show - Broadway Comedy Club
April 29, 2018 - New York

It's a Ratings war out there people! And theFABULOUS ALLEN PARSONS SHOW is on fire to prove they are NUMBER ONE across all networks!Just one problem...Harsh TV critic LEX LEED snuck on to the show and was relegated to the VIP back room...he has dirt on all the players and threatens to sink them and the show! So he is MURDERED (off-stage) WHO DUN IT? Allen is the "queen," of late night talk show hosts helped by Amy his assertive producer with a chameleon like personality.They entertain the audience with their special guests, Shirley Filana, a performer crossing over from porn to legit films, and Doctor Bob,a motivational speaker/con artist extraordinaire. They all have something to lose if caustic TV critic Lex Leed exposes them on air. A comedy murder mystery with improvisation and audience interaction. The show is for those 18 yrs of age and older and is a 1 beverage minimum,

Sunday Story Time: the Giving Tree - New York Historical Society
April 29, 2018 - New York

Sunday Story Time is celebrating Arbor Day! We'll read The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, and children will make a tree puppet to take home. The Giving Tree written by Shel Silverstein, 1964 Support for Sunday Story Time provided by Macy's.

20/20 Showcase w/ Ivy Lab + Paint - The Paper Box
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

We are extremely excited to bring you a special Sunday Sermon with UK halftime + drum and bass gurus Ivy Lab in addition to having Tsuruda and Huxley Anne premiere their side project "Paint" for the first time in BK. Between the 20/20 showcase, our strong support cast and The Paper Box's recent renovations + the brand new Funktion One Sound system will make this Sunday Sermon the best way to finish off one week and begin the next.

46th Annual Psychology Convention - Hunter College
April 29, 2018 - New York

Scratch Paper: A Caveat Open Mic - Caveat
April 29, 2018 - New York

Scratch Paper is a smart, supportive open mic for informative comedy, research-inspired storytelling, and charismatic talks, brought to you by Caveat. SIGN UP HERE. In the spirit of exploring "intelligent nightlife," we're hosting an open mic like no other. Researchers, teachers, and comedians will share the stage to hone their sets in a room that GETS IT. Are you a researcher or science writer who wants to work jokes into your upcoming piece? Are you a stand up comedian who wants to use history, science, or your other nerdy obsession to fuel your sets? Whether it's comedy based in research or research with a little something extra, Scratch Paper will help you test out new material that offers audiences exciting insights into the world… before the punchline. We'll have old hands and new present, so no worries if it's your first time! Even if you just want to come check it out from the audience, everyone will leave a little smarter (and a little drunker). Sets will be kept to a strict 4 minutes limit. Sign ups open the Monday beforehand and are announced on our Facebook page. Missed the sign up window? We save room for drop-ins! To hear more about Scratch Paper,... (read more)

Bark Avenue Adopt-A-Thon - Carroll Park
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

The Bark Avenue Adopt-A-Thon is a fun free educational event to raise awareness around the importance of adopting and to find forever loving homes for our city's shelter animals. The dogs up for adoption walk down a red carpet, the so called 'Bark Avenue' and there's a lot of fun activities for kids, adults and our four-legged friends. This year we have a 70's 'Disco Dog' theme and Brooklyn's own, 'Brian Travolta' will kick off the event by showing us some disco moves this dog day afternoon! ANIMAL SHELTERS/RESCUE GROUPS: ANIMAL CARE CENTERS OF NYC ANIMAL HAVEN ASPCA BADASS BROOKLYN ANIMAL RESCUE BEST FRIENDS ANIMAL SOCIETY BIDEAWEE HEVENLY ANGELS ANIMAL RESCUE SECOND CHANCE RESCUE NYC THE SATO PROJECT

Rebecca Stead & Wendy Mass: Bob - Books Are Magic
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

Join us to celebrate Bob, a classic middle-grade tale of magic and friendship about a girl who helps an old friend find home by two New York Times–bestselling authors Wendy Mass and Rebecca Stead! Rebecca Stead is an American writer of fiction for children and teens. She won the American Newbery Medal in 2010, the oldest award in children's literature, for her second novel When You Reach Me. Wendy Mass is an author of young adult novels and children's books. Her book A Mango-Shaped Space won the American Library Association Schneider Family Book Award for Middle School in 2004.

Treasures from the Earth Family Sundays - Rubin Museum of Art
April 29, 2018 - New York

Ages 3 and older with accompanying adults Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Rubin Museum for a Sunday afternoon of activities both kids and grownups will enjoy. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy our 2:00 p.m. family exhibition tour, and go on your own thematic gallery search. This April let's create hidden treasures, inspired by The Second Buddha: Master of Time—an exhibition all about revealing gems of wisdom. It is said that Padmasambhava, the Second Buddha, hid his divine teachings so they could be discovered by the right person at the right time. April is also the month of Buddha Purnima, a festival celebrating the historic Buddha Shakyamuni's birthday, enlightenment, and death on the night of the full moon. As the full moon reveals treasures not typically seen in the night, we'll create unique vegetable prints of the phases of the moon.

Summer Camp Open House - Aviator Sports and Events Center
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

Summer Camp Open House Winter has come and soon Summer will be here. The BEST way to make the BEST decision about where to enroll your child for Summer Camp is to have the BEST information available. Aviator Sports invites you to get all of your Summer Camp questions answered and concerns addressed at our 2018 Summer Camp Open Houses. The Summer Camp Open House is specifically designed for parents, caretakers, guardians and anyone interested in giving their children the absolute BEST in modern Summer Camp experiences. Please join us at upcoming dates for Summer Camp Open Houses. You will not be disappointed.

Open Studio for Families - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
April 29, 2018 - New York

For families with children ages 3 and up. Explore the themes and materials seen in the works on view at our drop-in studio art-making program.

Doo Wop Extravaganza - NYCB Theatre at Westbury
April 29, 2018 - Westbury

Festival of Praise - Lehman Center for the Performing Arts
April 29, 2018 - Bronx, NY

Grammy, Stellar and Dove Award-winning gospel great Fred Hammond (“Blessed”) is bringing back the Festival of Praise Tour for the 4th time! The Festival of Praise Tour promises to be an evening of soul-stirring music which will feature Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Take 6, James Fortune, and Charles Jenkins.

Monastics - Pete's Candy Store
April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

Monastics is the latest musical endeavor of guitarist and composer Gregg Belisle-Chi, with Matt Aronoff on electric bass and Jason Burger on drums/percussion.The Brooklyn based musicians share a common interest in rock, contemporary classical, and avant-garde music as well. Monastics songs are inspired by twelve tone rows, long-form compositions, and mixed meter rhythmic cycles.

Maurizio Pollini, Piano - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
April 29, 2018 - New York City

Expectations soar and the excitement reaches fever pitch every time Maurizio Pollini steps on to the Carnegie Hall stage. It's not surprising, since he has been a pianist par excellence for decades. Weaving a delicate filigree in a Chopin nocturne, launching ferocious chords in a Beethoven sonata, or reveling in the pure pianistic splendor of Schumann, Pollini is truly "the dean of living pianists" (The Boston Globe).

Golden Key Music Festival 2018 - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
April 29, 2018 - New York

Performers Winners Recital

Dress of Fire - 13th Street Repertory Theater
Through April 29, 2018 - Manhattan

Nina Kethevan Starring Austin Pendleton & Anjelica Page ?Directed by Joan Ardelean ? As the conflict rages around the walls of the city (whose dilemma strangely resembles that of our world today), the passionate characters in Dress of Fire are as much preoccupied by their own personal dramas as by the impending disaster that will sweep it all away. ?

Summer and Smoke - Classic Stage Company
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, the local minister's daughter walks the line between piety and sensuality with the neighborhood doctor who grew up next door. Jack Cummings III, Artistic Director of the award-winning Transport Group, helms this sultry Southern Gothic masterpiece marking Tennessee Williams' long-overdue CSC debut. BY TENNESSEE WILLIAMS DIRECTED BY JACK CUMMINGS III CO-PRODUCED WITH TRANSPORT GROUP

4/28-JUST RIGHT Loft Party w/Josh Milan, Julian Bevan, BEAST621 - John's House of Music
Through April 29, 2018 - Bronx

You heard about the last one! Don't miss this one! Saturday, April 28th, 10pm-6am REDness & Jaguar Jay present JUST RIGHT LOFT PARTY A good ol throwback time in a private loft space with -Josh Milan (Honeycomb Music) -Julian Bevan -BEAST621 (Monastery of Madness) + Live PA by Honeycomb Recording Artist Janine Lyons What happens when everything is JUST RIGHT?? Come find out! Great MUSIC - Good people - Cheap drinks - Lots of F U N DRINKS by Ladybug FOOD by Jaguars Gourmet Corner TREATS by Tainted Love SOUNDS by Butch SOS Chill out LOUNGE + smoking area too! $10 SUPER EARLY BIRD / $12 EARLY BIRD / $15 GENERAL or at door GET TICKETS HERE NOW or visit www.eventbrite.com

Rockland Free Fair - Palisades Center
Through April 29, 2018 - West Nyack

This family-fun event features exciting sideshow acts under the big top, a petting zoo, favorite fair food, carnival games and midway rides for all ages. There is no charge for fair parking and admission, including the Records and Burpee Children's Zoo and the World of Wonders Amazement Show, starring a sword swallower, fire eater, knife thrower, escape artists and more. Showtimes are 7 and 9 pm weekdays and 3, 7 and 9 pm weekends. Unlimited ride wristbands (for riders 36 inches and taller) are $25 Monday - Thursday, $30 Friday - Sunday, or online in advance for $30 for 2 wristbands (until 5 pm Thurs., April 12). Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. Rides take 3 or more tickets each. Visit the website for coupon savings on rides and food. Fair hours are 5 to 11 pm Monday - Friday and noon to 11 pm Saturday - Sunday. The petting zoo closes daily at 10 pm. For more information, call 866-666-3247.

New York City Children's Theater presents The Little Red Fish - The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

New York City Children's Theater presents The Little Red Fish April 7 - 29, 2018; Sat. & Sun. at 11am & 2pm The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row 410 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036 Created by Puppet Kitchen When Jeje is finally allowed to accompany his grandfather to the library, he brings his pet fish in a bowl along with him. But after the fish disappears into a book, Jeje must dive in and travel through the adventure-filled pages to follow his friend. Puppet Kitchen, the team behind the puppetry in last year’s family hit The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, has created a brand new puppet adventure for you and your family. 50 min. Best for ages 3 and up. Tickets, $29.25 each ABOUT NEW YORK CITY CHILDREN’S THEATER New York City Children’s Theater (formerly Making Books Sing) is an award-winning nonprofit organization that creates original, entertaining and enriching theater for young audiences and adults to enjoy together. In 1996, New York City Children’s Theater began as the family theater and education program of the Tony Award-winning Vineyard Theatre. It became an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit in 2001. For more than 20 years, our local and nationally re... (read more)

The Smallest Mollusk at Rockefeller Center - Rockefeller Center
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

THE SMALLEST MOLLUSK MUSEUM, A 6-FOOT-TALL SCIENCE MUSEUM CONTAINING 15 EXHIBITS, TO BE DISPLAYED AT ROCKEFELLER CENTER® APRIL 4TH – 29TH MICRO’s Smallest Mollusk Museum, a 6-foot-tall science museum that contains 15 multimedia exhibitions, will be displayed on the concourse level of Rockefeller Center, located between 49th and 50th Streets and 5th and 6th Avenues in Manhattan, from Wednesday, April 4 – Sunday, April 29. The museum features two miniature movie theaters, a full-sized holographic aquarium filled with creatures, and a variety of exhibits exploring the evolution of mollusks, their physical traits, behaviors, and their similarities with people. An online audio tour and e-book accompany the museum. The museum is free and open to the public. For more information visit rockefellercenter.com.and micro.ooo. IMAGE CAPTION: MICRO’s Smallest Mollusk Museum is packed with exhibits that explore over 500 million years of life on earth. IMAGE COURTESY OF MICRO. TWITTER: @rockcenternyc INSTAGRAM: @rockcenternyc FACEBOOK: @rockefellercenternyc Join the conversation by using #RockCenter. TWITTER: @TheMicromuseums INSTAGRAM: @themicromuseums FACEBOO... (read more)

Legendary Saturdays - Tono Rosario Live - El Morocco Bronx - El Morocco BallRoom
Through April 29, 2018 - Broonx

El Morocco Saturday is where all the exotic hot latinas meet to have a blast! Book a table for the ultimate VIP experience. Here at El Morocco Saturday is the crowd that moves us!!!! Just Dance, A Bailar. Come join us every Saturday and experience the hottest Latin nightclub in the Bronx NYC, We have the best Latin DJ's paying the best of Latin music at El Morocco Saturday. From Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia, Bachata, Rock en Espanol, Tipico, Reggaeton, 80’s, Top 40’s, and we toss in a bit of Hip Hop why not? Also providing the Badest cocktails in town & a wide selection of Beers.

Longines Masters of New York - Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Through April 29, 2018 - Uniondale

The Longines Masters Series rides into New York April 26-29, 2018. The grand finale of the international series, the Longines Masters of New York spreads the glitz and glamour from its origin city of Paris around the world as it has expanded into three of the world's most luxurious, bustling capital cities: Paris, Hong Kong, and now, New York. The Longines Masters of New York at the newly renovated NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veteran's Memorial Coliseum will offer unparalleled first-class sport, live music, one-of-a-kind artwork, delectable cuisine, and more.

DAFFODIL CELEBRATION AND WINE WEEKEND - New York Botanical Garden
Through April 29, 2018 - Bronx

Enjoy the Perfect Pairing of Springtime Beauty & Local Wines Come spring, the Garden is in full bloom, setting the scene for this wine lover’s weekend. Enjoy samplings from more than a dozen New York wineries, listen to live music, and learn about the science behind winemaking along Tulip Tree Allée. Drop by the spring preview of the NYBG Farmers Market for freshly baked goods and other delicious treats. Don’t miss a prime photo opportunity to capture over 670,000 daffodils on display at Daffodil Hill as well as the Liasson Narcissus Collection in Daffodil Valley.

ALEXANDER STRING QUARTET - Baruch Performing Arts Center
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

Join us for an amazing performance by Alexander String Quartet on a 3-concert series of piano and string works at Baruch Performing Arts Center. The great love triangle of quintessential romantics Johannes Brahms, Clara and Robert Schumann celebrated through their incomparable quintets, quartets, trios, and songs. Performance will feature Joyce Wang, piano and Kinda Scharich, mezzo-soprano. During the pre-show, Styra Avins (author of Johannes Brahms: Life and Letters) will discuss the complex relationship of Johannes Brahms and the Schumanns.

Women's Rugby - LIU Post vs. Dartmouth College - LIU Post
Through April 29, 2018 - Brookville

Sakura Matsuri 2018 - Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Through April 29, 2018 - Brooklyn

Sakura Matsuri offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival celebrates the Japanese cultural tradition of enjoying each moment of the cherry blossom season.

Spring Fever Midnight Yacht Cruise - Harbor Lights Yacht
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

NYPartyCruise.com Invites you to the "Spring Fever Midnight Yacht Cruise" SATURDAY, APRIL 28TH, 2018 Aboard the Multi-Level & Climate-Controlled HARBOR LIGHTS YACHT Docking from SkyPort Marina 23rd Street & FDR Drive East Side of Manhattan Boarding approx 11:45pm | Returning approx 3:45am/4:00am E-Ticket Check-in begins approx 10:45pm 3 Levels to Party! Music by: DJ E.M. & DJ ISH Mainstream || Top 40 || EDM || Latin THE BIGGEST OUTDOOR LOUNGE CASH BARS & CASH BUFFET TO PURCHASE FOOD & DRINKS Tickets start at $25 Price is subject to raise To purchase tickets or for more info http://www.nypartycruise.com/eventpages/2018/midnightcruise42818.html 21 & Over | ID a Must | Dress to Impress Button Down Shirts Preferred for Gents Absolutely No Baseball Hats, Shorts, Hoods, Boots, Athletic, or Baggy Attire For Info: Email events@nypartycruise.com Visit www.nypartycruise.com Birthday Packages, Bachelorette Parties, & College Graduation Packages Available

Modeling school New York - Modeling school
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

We have over 20 years of professional modelling experience and knowledge regarding fashion show organisation and Runway Training . During your Workshop, all your questions about modelling will be answered, fully aware of how the industry is run and organised and also how to work in the modelling business, along with advice for attending interviews for auditions with Photographs,Agents and casting Directors. Your goal is to become a Model or only get more self esteem This is the place where you will learn the things You need to know. How to become a Model Types of modeling Rules of modeling Walking the Catwalk Techniques of motion and gestures Facial expression Posing in front of the camera and much more Contact Us Today! If you would like to attend our next model training and confidence building workshop please email us. We look forward to hearing from you. www.fashionshowteam.com www.sabine-ganatz.com Model school New York, Model Coach and fashion show trainer www.sabineganatz.com

Now and Forever: The Art of Medieval Time - The Morgan Library & Museum
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

What time is it? The question seems simple, and with a watch on your wrist or a cell phone in your hand, the answer is easy. In the Middle Ages, however, the concept of time could be approached in many different ways, with vastly different tools. Drawing upon the rich holdings of the Morgan's collection of medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts, Now and Forever explores how people told time in the Middle Ages and what they thought about it. The manuscripts range in date from the eleventh to the sixteenth centuries and come from all the major countries of Europe. The exhibition begins with the quirks of the medieval calendar, exploring sacred feasts, the mysteries of Golden Numbers, the utility of Dominical Letters, and how the Middle Ages inherited the Roman Calendar of Julius Caesar. Visitors will engage with the complexities of time as defined by liturgical celebrations and their two overlapping systems of temporale (feasts of time) and sanctorale (feasts of saints), systems that still influence the way we tell time today. Now and Forever also explores how time beyond the grave preoccupied medieval people for whom life on earth was a mere dress rehearsal for the m... (read more)

ON LOVE: The Art of Lines, Shapes & Symbols - Brookfield Place
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

Four extraordinary artists with roots around the world will create large-scale calligraphic paintings on the windows of the Winter Garden around the poetic theme of love. Artists from Iran, Japan, India and the United States will use words, letters, shapes and symbols from their respective languages and alphabets to explore the linguistic and artistic connections to calligraphy. Over two weeks the artists will produce a magnificent temporary art installation which the public can watch as it’s being crafted. Calligraphy is intrinsically linked to other art practices like poetry and music. As part of this immersive installation, there will be performances and workshops for the public to experience along with the visual installation. The art of connecting letters to meaning, feeling and expression, calligraphy has been an important characteristic of many cultures for eons. Modern calligraphy ranges from lettering to fine art where the artist uses personal interpretation, sometimes rendering the letters unreadable creating abstract shapes or gestural marks. As one artist finishes, the next artist will begin. At the end of the second week, the finished installation will show wi... (read more)

Museum Highlights - New York Transit Museum
Through April 29, 2018 - New York

Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York's subway system, the evolution of the City's surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904. Tours every Saturday and Sunday at 12pm and 3pm.

Base Jam - The PIT Underground
April 30, 2018 - New York

Come to Base Jam: New York City's most fun improv jam with an awesome party vibe! This jam is not only ideal for those new to the stage, but also improv veterans. We welcome all to participate. Let's face it: Getting better at improv is about getting stage time and practicing in front of an audience. So leap first, then look for a place to land....or just keep flying!

Chapman Roberts Broadway Jazz Festival - St. Peter's Church
April 30, 2018 - New York

The historic event includes the celebration of the 100 year legacy of the contributions and influences of African America’s Greatest Jazz Composers on Broadway, with musical and spoken tributes to Cab Calloway, Bessie Smith, Mary Lou Williams, Hugh Masekela, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonius Monk, Fats Waller, J.C. Johnson, Billie Holiday, Eubie Blake, Noble Sissle, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan Louis Armstrong, Billy Strayhorn performed by New York’s Brightest Broadway and Cabaret Jazz Stars. Three Time Grammy Award Winning Broadway Choral Arranger Chapman Roberts assembles alumni of his Broadway hits such as “Bubbling Brown Sugar”, “Your Arm’s Too Short To Box With God”, “Eubie”, “Smokey Joe’s Café," and a reunion of the Broadway National and International Companies of “Five Guys Named Moe," in a special tribute to the "King of the Juke Box," Louis Jordan. Longineu Parsons, Trumpet, Clyde Bullard, Bass, Ray Naccari, Keyboards, Greg Barrett, Sipho Kunene, Kendall Claggett, Percussion. Other Black Stars of The Great White Way invitees include vocalists André De Shields, Alyson Williams, Kirk Taylor, Jermaine Coles, Cynthia Scott, Dakota McCleod, Natalie Carter - Prince, Bertill... (read more)

Greenwich Village Pub Crawl - Chelsea Market
April 30, 2018 - New York

Discover the hidden booze-filled under belly of world-famous Greenwich Village with the Greenwich Village Pub Crawl. Visit pubs that served as speakeasies during the Prohibition along with other hidden bars. You'll have boozy fun learning about a fascinating chapter of American history. Experience what leisure life was like in New York in the 1920's with the birth of the so-called nightclub. See where some of America's most famous writers and artists drank. Learn about the major figures of the day who distributed alcohol clandestinely throughout the city. Enter into what was the most famous speakeasy during Prohibition. See what lies upstairs from an everyday burger joint. All this and more while sipping on craft cocktails made by award-winning bartenders with nary a hint of scandal. It will be the Bee's Knees!

Heart of the Park Tour - Central Park Conservancy
April 30, 2018 - New York

Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides. Enjoy a great variety of the scenic, sculptural, and architectural elements the Park has to offer. Visit some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Details Meet: Samuel F. B. Morse statue (inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue). Tour ends at 72nd Street and Central Park West. Map of start location Terrain: A few stairs Length of Tour: approximately 90 minutes Cost: Free. Register in advance for easiest check-in! (Pre-registration not required)

Spring Celebration Benefit - Clement Restaurant
April 30, 2018 - New York

The New York Center For Children Spring Celebration Benefit Please Join Us For Cocktails, Hors D'oeuvres, And Silent Auction To Benefit NYCC's Work To Help Children Heal From Abuse. Monday, April 30, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Clement Restaurant The Peninsula 700 5th Ave, New York, NY 10019 For tickets, or to make a contribution www.newyorkcenterforchildren.org/spring-celebration-2018/

The New York Pops 35th Birthday Gala - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
April 30, 2018 - New York City

Performers The New York Pops Steven Reineke, Music Director and Conductor

Amber Martin Presents The Amber Zone! - Sid Gold's Request Room
April 30, 2018 - New York

Celebrated comedian, singer and cabaret star, Amber Martin, curates and hosts a weekly showcase of some of the most brilliant performers in NYC, thus the world. A TimeOutNY Pick! The Amber Zone happens each Monday, with doors at 7pm and show at 8pm, Amber Martin will present a different one-hour program starring a bevy of downtown and beyond artists (Amber's very talented friends!). Each week, a different show by a different performer. You never know who or what you'll get, but you can rest assured it will be fun, truly brilliant and most importantly, intimate. No reservations. Please note… First come first served, and the room is intimate, so it will fill up quickly. Amber Martin is a NYC – based performing artist, vocalist and funny lady with a pretty great resume in downtown performance chic. Each Monday, Amber plays producer of the show as well as her own version of Joe the Bartender! She'll be serving them up cold and classy in the front bar while you sip away and enjoy a true NYC – style show experience in the back!

Musicians from Marlboro - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
April 30, 2018 - New York

The final program of the Music from Marlboro season begins with Haydn's Quartet in D Major, Op. 20, No. 4 followed by Penderecki's String Trio. Concluding the program is Brahms's String Quintet in F Major, Op. 88, described by the composer himself in a letter to Clara Schumann as one of his finest works.

Jewish Film Festival - Jewish Community Center Rockland
Through April 30, 2018 - West Nyack

To submit a film, to sign up for a festival mailing list or to learn about sponsorship opportunities please email Liz Rosenblum at elizabethr@jccrockland.org.

2018 Step Challenge - University at Buffalo
Through April 30, 2018 - New York

The University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) will host the third annual Step Challenge as a way to unite the university and greater community while promoting healthy and active lifestyle choices. Sponsored by Whole Foods, the challenge will take place throughout the entire month of April as a part of the school's celebrations for National Public Health Week (NPHW); a campaign organized by the American Public Health Association serving as a time to recognize and celebrate public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation's health. The 2018 Step Challenge is free and open to the public to participate. Participants will be asked to log their individual step counts, with each participant's submissions contributing towards the collective goal of reaching 300 million steps during the month of April. All participants will qualify to win various prizes each week throughout the contest ranging from yoga mats to iPads. Registration opens for all on March 14.

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting - Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Through April 30, 2018 - New York

Welcome to the ASAPS Procedures section. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) provides this general information as an introduction to various cosmetic plastic surgical procedures. If you are seriously interested in having cosmetic plastic surgery, the best way for you to find out what procedures might benefit you the most is to schedule a consultation with an ASAPS-member surgeon in your area. You can find a listing of ASAPS members in your geographic region by selecting Find a Surgeon.

Crossroads of the World - Chashama
Through April 30, 2018 - New York

Laurence Jenkell fashions candy in many forms: paintings, installations and sculptures. Jenkell is a self-taught artist and could not enjoy candies when she was a child, so she decided to make this simple object of desire the main subject of her artwork, with a focus on the twist in a candy's wrapper, and share it with the public worldwide. The creation of her artworks has led Jenkell to use materials like Plexiglass, polyester, aluminum, bronze and marble, but also to express herself through fragmentation. More than a medium, Jenkell's interpretation of the candy has become a language: Her candy sculpture is a radical gesture stemming from the semantic contents of Pop Art and from New Realism.

Constellations - Made in NY Media Center by IFP
Through April 30, 2018 - Brooklyn

The Made in NY Media Center is proud to present Constellations, our second collaboration with Albert Chau, owner of Grumpy Bert. "Beyond light and space, these stars tell stories of a time and place. No matter how far apart we are, we're all connected, like this constellation of artists."

Exhibition: the Tredwell Book Collection and the Changing 19th Century Culture of Books - Merchant's House Museum
Through April 30, 2018 - New York

Over the course of the their almost 100-year residency on East 4th Street, the Tredwells collected 314 books. These volumes, many inscribed, provide a glimpse into the family's interests, tastes, and intellectual pursuits over the century. It is not surprising that the most common subject/genre of literature is education, including foreign languages, since books in the 19th century were meant to be studied. Religion, biography, poetry, and fiction followed.

Comic Book Club - The PIT Loft
May 01, 2018 - New York

Comic Book Club is a live talk show and podcast held every Tuesday at 8:00 pm in NYC! It's hosted by Pete LePage, Justin Tyler, and Alex Zalben. We talk nerdy stuff.

The Poetry Brothel: Dungeon - House of Yes
May 01, 2018 - New York

Welcome to a unique and immersive poetry event that takes poetry outside classrooms and lecture halls and places it in the lush interiors of a bordello. The Madame presents a rotating cast of poets, each operating within a carefully crafted character, who impart their work in public readings, spontaneous eruptions of poetry, and most distinctly, as purveyors of private poetry readings on beds, chaise lounges and in private rooms. For a small fee, all of the poets are available for these sequestered readings at any time during the event. Of course, any true bordello need a good cover; ours is an immersive cabaret featuring burlesque, live music, vaudeville, aerials, visual art, magic, mysticism, with newly integrated themes, performances and installations at each event.

Mark Your Calendar for The 6th Annual NYC Re-tails & Sales Pet Expo on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 - Home Studios inc.
May 01, 2018 - New York

Mark your calendar and save the date because the 6th annual NYC Re-tails & Sales Pet Expo is back for more pet industry fun! This one-of-a-kind boutique B2B tradeshow will be held on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 from 1pm-6pm at Home Studio Inc. near Union Square Park. Hosted once again by Nancy Hassel of American Pet Professionals and Dana Humphrey of Whitegate PR, the upcoming NYC Re-tails & Sales Pet Expo will feature new products for 2018. Media, Pet Retailers, Groomers, Veterinarians, Social Media and Pet Influencers will join together to learn about the latest and greatest pet products available on the market. Press and pet celebrities will be in attendance as well as retailers traveling from distances including Boston, Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York City, Pennsylvania and Long Island to see and shop for products for their pet stores. In addition, Nancy and Dana are excited to announce Pet Age Magazine as this year's Presenting Media Sponsor. Pet Age Magazine has been a supporter and sponsor since the first expo back in 2014. Over the years, the pet industry has experienced continuous, unprecedented growth. Early this March, The American Pet Products Associatio... (read more)

Mahan Esfahani, Harpsichord - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
May 01, 2018 - New York

One of the most gifted harpsichordists of our time explores two centuries of music from Italy, France, Germany, and Bohemia in his Carnegie Hall debut. Frescobaldi's wild flights of invention made him one of the most celebrated Italian composers of the 17th century and influenced composers across the continent. A century later, the refined beauty of Rameau's keyboard music represented the pinnacle of the French tradition. Bach drew from all traditions—the Italian and early French styles—to create the finest keyboard music of the Baroque.

Cover Stories: Remembering the Twin Towers on The New Yorker - 9/11 Memorial Museum
Through May 01, 2018 - New York

“Cover Stories: Remembering the Twin Towers on The New Yorker" is an exhibition of 33 covers from the weekly news and culture magazine spanning more than four decades of the evolving New York City skyline. The exhibition takes visitors through the magazine’s depictions of the city’s experience as the Twin Towers were constructed and stood as icons of the city, their sudden absence when they were destroyed, the widely felt grief and anxieties in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, their commemoration in the years that followed, and the rebuilding of the World Trade Center site now home to The New Yorker and the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. The exhibition will run through May 2018 in the museum’s South Tower Gallery.

Modern and Contemporary Art in French - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 01, 2018 - New York

Visitors are introduced to the Museum's exceptional collection of modern art—including painting and sculpture—through works representing the major stylistic movements of the twentieth century. The European collection includes works by artists such as Bonnard, Picasso, Matisse, Miró, Balthus, and Kiefer; the American collection encompasses paintings by the Eight, the Stieglitz circle, Edward Hopper, the Abstract Expressionists, and Jasper Johns. The tour may also visit sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, David Smith, and others.

Salsa Dura - Bryant Park
May 02, 2018 - New York City

Dance Party, hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo, includes superb bands and expert dance instruction for extraordinary dancing experiences each Wednesday evening. Learn the steps from 6pm-7pm and then test out your new moves to live music from 7pm-8:30pm. 2018 Grammy Nominee Doug Beavers brings his hard-hitting 3-trombone band "Titanes del Trombón" for a special tribute to one of his idols: Puerto Rican salsa legend Jose Luis "Cheo" Feliciano. The band will present Beaver's all-time favorites of Feliciano's as well as seldom-performed material from Cheo's late-70's and 80's work. Part of the Dance Party program.

Drop in Tech Support - 92Y
May 02, 2018 - Upper East Side

Meet in the Parenting Center lounge. Bring your device and get your questions answered by two savvy teen Parenting Center alums.

100 Years Strong Gala - Pier 36
May 02, 2018 - New York

As part of its centennial, a yearlong effort of action, sharing, and celebrating the progress Planned Parenthood has driven for women and families over the last 100 years, Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood of New York City announced a once-

Holi Festival 2018 - Adelphi University
May 02, 2018 - Garden City

Holi is a spring festival, also known as the festival of colors or the festival of sharing love. It is an ancient Hindu religious festival which has become popular with non-Hindus in many parts of South Asia, as well as people of other communities outside Asia. Come and join us for this celebration with a color throw, music from a DJ, and food.

Recess - PIT Striker Mainstage
May 02, 2018 - New York

Come play at RECESS. A weekly open jam where master improvisers from the PIT's Super Free Monday and Wednesday shows, students taking PIT classes, and YOU (the public, the curious, at any or no skill levels) come together to perform scenes, play, polish skills, watch the fun and have a great ol' time. And it's FREE! Hosted by Gregory Levine.

Civility in America: Part 2 – The Media - Sheen Center
May 02, 2018 - New York

Larry Kudlow, Senior Contributor for CNBC, and Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews, dialogue about the polarization of American society, the importance of a free press, and the power of the media to build both walls and bridges between communities, in a conversation moderated by Fr. Matt Malone, S.J., editor-in-chief of America magazine.

Bradley Knight, Avalon, Voices of Lee, and The American Festival Choir - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
May 02, 2018 - New York City

Performers Bradley Knight Avalon Voices of Lee The American Festival Choir

Exhibition Tour—Thomas Cole's Journey: Atlantic Crossings - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 02, 2018 - New York

This exhibition provides a vivid new context for one of the Museum's most celebrated works, Thomas Cole's The Oxbow, 1836, a founding masterpiece of American landscape painting. Assistive listening devices are provided in the gallery where the program begins.Assistive listening devices are provided in the gallery where the program begins.

New York Youth Symphony Chamber Music Program - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
May 03, 2018 - New York

Performers New York Youth Symphony Chamber Music Program

Music Therapy Sings: Motown - The Bell House
May 03, 2018 - Gowanus

Celebrate our Music Therapy students as they perform a concert of Motown songs at The Bell House, a music venue carved from a Brooklyn Warehouse in Gowanus. All proceeds benefit our Music Therapy program, which provides clinical music therapy to over 1400 children, adults, and seniors with special needs each year.

Laureates of the Sphinx Competition - Carnegie Hall (Zankel Hall)
May 03, 2018 - New York

The Detroit-based Sphinx Organization is dedicated to transforming lives through the power of diversity in the arts. Featuring two of the nation's leading black and Latino artists—who are also recent winners of the Sphinx Competition—this program includes dynamic solo and duo works.

Live Piano Karaoke with Joe McGinty - Sid Gold's Request Room
May 03, 2018 - New York

Joe McGinty was the keyboardist for the Psychedelic Furs from 1987 until 1992. He is also the founder and music director of Loser's Lounge, an NYC tribute series that has played to sold out crowds in NYC for over 20 years. He has worked with The Ramones, Ronnie Spector, Nada Surf and many others. TV and film credits include "One More Time" with Christopher Walken, "Bored To Death" and "Last Chance Harvey" Interests include pinball, roller coasters and vinyl records.

The Orchestra Now - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
May 03, 2018 - New York City

The Orchestra Now (T?N), conducted by Leon Botstein, performs works by one Turkish and two Hungarian composers. László Lajtha's tragic "Revolution" Symphony commemorates the brutal suppression of the Hungarian Uprising of 1956. The orchestra is then joined by pianists Anna Polonsky and the Grammy Award-winning Peter Serkin for Bartók's imaginative and colorful Concerto for Two Pianos, Percussion, and Orchestra. The concert closes with Turkish composer Ahmet Adnan Saygun's Fourth Symphony, which contains a muscular, surging energy.

Happy Hour Piano Karaoke with Mark Piro - Sid Gold's Request Room
May 04, 2018 - New York

Sid Gold's Request Room now features Happy Hour Piano Karaoke on Fridays! Start your weekend off with a song! With Mark Piro at the keys! Check out Mark's song list!

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
May 04, 2018 - New York City

The Paris audience attending the 1923 premiere of Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1 were expecting a work driven by the same furious energy as his ballet scores. Instead, they were surprised by a beautiful concerto with a lyrical quality and a particularly rhapsodic opening solo. The 1805 audience at the first public performance of Beethoven's Symphony No. 3 was stunned when they were presented with this truly revolutionary work. They encountered the most powerful symphony ever written. Beethoven's mighty "Eroica" changed the face of symphonic music and heralded the age of Romanticism.

Escape East @ 333 - Japan Society
May 04, 2018 - New York

Leap into spring with our popular monthly mixer for art enthusiasts, featuring complimentary snacks, music and drink specials. On March 9, join us for a special party on the evening of the exhibition's public opening! The gallery will stay open through 9 PM.

Heart of the Park Tour - Central Park Conservancy
May 04, 2018 - New York

Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides. Enjoy a great variety of the scenic, sculptural, and architectural elements the Park has to offer. Visit some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Details Meet: Samuel F. B. Morse statue (inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue). Tour ends at 72nd Street and Central Park West. Map of start location Terrain: A few stairs Length of Tour: approximately 90 minutes Cost: Free. Register in advance for easiest check-in! (Pre-registration not required)

Bomb Pop up Presents - Pete's Candy Store
May 04, 2018 - Brooklyn

Come see art, music, & mingle at BombPop!Up Art Collective's new residency! Brooklyn-based artists Drea Cofield, Gaby Collins-Fernandez & Jonah Parzen Johnson bring you ever-changing and popularly repeating art & music events including Live Music, Life Drawing, Video Screenings, Pop-Up Sculpture Garden Shows, Guided Music Meditations, and so on! Always changing, always amazing, First Fridays at Pete's!

Star Wars Day Movie Marathon! - Housing Works - Bookstore Cafe
May 04, 2018 - New York

May the Fourth Be With You!

exonemo: The Life-Cycle of Interfaces - New Media Art Space
Through May 04, 2018 - New York

For The Life-Cycle of Interfaces exhibition, the artists will exhibit a suite of four works: Documentation about selected works: Since 2012, Exonemo has been organizing Internet Yami-Ichi (Internet black market), a “backstreet of the internet.” Artists and creators are invited to occupy a flea-market styled exhibition space, and sell items that are interesting and unique to the internet. Originated in Tokyo, Internet Yami-Ichi has since spread out to New York, Berlin, Linz, Brusells, Amsterdam, totaling 17 countries and continuing to grow. “Once upon a time, the Internet was supposed to be a place for liberty.” Today, our relationship with the internet has become so intimate that we are bringing it to work, dinner, and into bed. Yet, many aspects of the internet also became more restrictive and foreign to us. The Internet Yami-Ichi invites netizens to step off-line, “browse face-to-face,” and reminisce about the wondrous naivete embodied by the early internet era. The documentation also recorded other works created by the artists, which wonder freely between spaces that are seemingly disconnected from one another. DesktopBAM (2010) is a performance piece entailing programmati... (read more)

SaveArtSpace: Going Green - Contra Galleries
Through May 04, 2018 - New York

Going Green is a cross-media exhibition that aims to use the public and gallery space as a tool for creating positive disruption and change. In an age of misinformation and the now proverbial and continued unreality of "Fake News," how do we continue to facilitate important intersectional discussions that can engage and expand our horizons of the world around us? Disruptions continue to confront us at every turn: climate change, government mismanagement and obstructionism, systematic disenfranchisement across the cultural spectrum—but for every negative, there is the opportunity to create a positive. By bringing public art, cannabis activism, alternative culinary education, fact-based climate policy, and social justice advocacy together under the banner of Going Green, we can create a conversation that peaks curiosity and extols the virtues of openness and sharing.

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
May 05, 2018 - New York City

Mahler's five-movement Symphony No. 7 has its share of shadows, especially in its two mysterious "night music" movements, but all is not gloom. The massively scored symphony—it includes cowbells, mandolin, and guitar—culminates in a wildly exuberant finale where snippets of operetta, a reference to the opening of Wagner's Die Meistersinger, and a Turkish march joyously swirl together.

Little Mozarts Competition Winners - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
May 05, 2018 - New York

Performers Winners Recital

Saturday Sketching - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
May 05, 2018 - New York

Explore Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural shapes and spaces through drawing activities in the museum's galleries. Art materials, including a drawing board, paper, pencils, and erasers, are available for loan at the Family Activity Kiosk. This program is geared towards teens, though families with children of all ages are welcome. No registration is required. Family Programs are supported in part by JW Marriott.

Derby De Mayo - Monarch Rooftop Lounge
May 05, 2018 - New York

Arrrrrrriba! Who doesn't love a good mash-up theme party? Grab your ponchos, derby hats & scoot on down to our "Derby De Mayo" fiesta taking place on May 5th

Cinco de Mayo Celebration - Museum of the City of New York
May 05, 2018 - Upper East Side

Join us for a special family day in celebration of the rich diversity of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural heritage. Learn about the origins of this holiday and listen to traditional Mexican music while you decorate your own New York-inspired picado banner while you enjoy a special free snack. Family programs are free with Museum admission and for Members, geared toward families with children ages 6-12 years old, and include a snack. Activities are designed for adults and children to complete together. Registration suggested but not required.

Michael Isichenko Group- Jazz - Silvana
May 05, 2018 - New York

Michael has been recording and performing original compositions since 2014, staring with the album New York Samba. His songbook-style melodies are reminiscent of jazz ballad and world cinema.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration - Museum of the City of New York
May 05, 2018 - Upper East Side

Join us for a special family day in celebration of the rich diversity of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural heritage. Learn about the origins of this holiday and listen to traditional Mexican music while you decorate your own New York-inspired picado banner while you enjoy a special free snack. Family programs are free with Museum admission and for Members, geared toward families with children ages 6-12 years old, and include a snack. Activities are designed for adults and children to complete together. Registration suggested but not required.

THAT! Derby Party - Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge
May 05, 2018 - New York

Join Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge for THAT! Derby Party Cinco De Mayo with music by Reach, Francis Mercier, Mike Tully, Wizzy, and Bruno Fresco! New York City’s largest indoor/outdoor hotel rooftop bar and lounge features an “urban amusement park” concept with an adult sensibility and epic Empire State Building skyline views. Highlights of the 10,000 square foot rooftop include carousel seating, an oversized topiary garden, and Foreplay, a miniature putt-putt, featuring life-size animals in naughty poses.

Happy Hour Comedy with Herron Entertainment - Eastville Comedy Club
May 05, 2018 - New York

HIP HOP FEVER | Kurtis Blow, Rob Base, Kool Moe Dee, Soul Sonic Force, Black Sheep + More @ Lehman Center - Lehman Center for the Performing arts
May 05, 2018 - Bronx

LEHMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents Live on Stage – Catch the Fever! HIP HOP FEVER 2018 Kurtis Blow, Black Sheep, Kool Moe Dee, Rob Base, Soul Sonic Force, Nice ‘N Smooth Junior M.A.F.I.A., Rah Digga, Grand Puba, Alicia Myers, Taana Gardner, TLA Rock, Joe Love Ski, The Fearless Four Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in association with Sal Abbatiello of Fever Records celebrates a night of HIP HOP music on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at 8pm. In the early 1970’s the hip hop musical genre was born in the neighborhoods of the South Bronx. The HIP HOP FEVER 2018 concert will feature performances by KURTIS BLOW “The Breaks,” BLACK SHEEP “The Choice Is Yours,” KOOL MOE DEE “Wild Wild West,” ROB BASE “It Takes Two,” SOUL SONIC FORCE “Planet Rock,” NICE ‘N SMOOTH “Hip Hop Junkies,” JUNIOR M.A.F.I.A. featuring Lil’ Cease “Get Money,” RAH DIGGA “Tight,” GRAND PUBA “360 (What Goes Around),” ALICIA MYERS “I Want to Thank You,” TAANA GARDNER “Heartbeat,” TLA ROCK “It’s Yours,” JOE LOVE SKI “Pee Wee’s Dance,” THE FEARLESS FOUR “Rokin’ It”. Hosted by SAL ABBATIELLO. Music by DJ MARLEY MARL, DJ HOLLYWOOD and DJ TRI STATE JERICKO. Produced by Lehman Center and Sal Abbatiello... (read more)

Alejandro Sanz and Domingo Zapata - HG Contemporary Gallery
Through May 05, 2018 - New York

Drawing in the Galleries (Ages 9–12) - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 05, 2018 - New York

Padma Rajendran, instructor Build drawing skills, including observation, composition, perspective, and shading, and create your own works inspired by objects at The Met. Explore the Museum's galleries, from Egyptian to Modern and Contemporary, and see things in a new way through sketching.

Painting Lab (Ages 9–12) - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 05, 2018 - New York

Rosemarie Fiore, instructor Mix your own paints and learn a variety of techniques used in works of art in the Museum, by artists from Vincent van Gogh to Chuck Close. Use a variety of media, including watercolor, acrylic, and tempera, to build your own painting portfolio.

The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York Choral and Orchestral Programs - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
May 06, 2018 - New York City

Performers The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York Choral and Orchestral Programs

Little Mozarts Competition Winners - Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
May 06, 2018 - New York

Performers Winners Recital

17th Annual NYC Irish Dance Festival - Irish Arts Center
May 06, 2018 - New York

We return to Riverside Park South to kick off the Summer-on-the-Hudson series and celebrate all aspects of Irish dance and culture. Enjoy a day filled with free performances from top Irish dance companies and learn the difference between sean-nós, céilí, and step dance with opportunities for all to join in. Performers include festival favorites Donny Golden Dancers, Niall O'Leary Dance Troupe, Darrah Carr Dance, and Niall O'Leary School of Irish Dance, plus special guests. With music and Irish language lessons, children's crafts, face-painting, and more, this is one for the whole family to enjoy.

New! Watson Adventures’ Super Powers Scavenger Hunt - Grand Central Terminal
May 06, 2018 - New York

Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt for adults and kids 10 & up! Walk in the footsteps of heroes as you visit places in midtown Manhattan that have served as locations in famous superhero movies. You’ll seek answers tricky, humorous questions about the secrets you uncover, plus be challenged to take team photos that show off your own super powers. Highlights include the battle zone where the Avengers fought off an alien invasion, the spot that served as the Fantastic Four’s headquarters, the tower where the Human Torch chased the Silver Surfer, and the skyscraper that posed as Stark Tower. This hunt is designed for kids and adults to do together, but all-adult teams can compete separately. Kids must be accompanied by an adult. Advance purchase is required.

Ready Set Summer - NY Handmade Collective - Grand Bazaar NYC
May 06, 2018 - New York

NY Handmade Collective (NYHC) - formerly known as the Etsy New York Street Team - is partnering once again with NYC's #1 weekly market, Grand Bazaar NYC, to present *THE* Summer Kickoff Event! *Ready Set Summer*, a juried showcase of exceptional goods - handcrafted exclusively by the NYHC artisans and designers from the NYC area. Come to this special event for a fun summer shopping day and meet over 40 talented multi-disciplined NYHC artisans and designers. Pick-up one-of-a-kind, exclusively handcrafted and locally made goods-from fine art, paper goods and stationery, jewelry and unique fashion, home decor, amazing skincare products, to items for children and pets. Together with Grand Bazaar NYCs weekly vendors there will be over 180 unique merchants to explore and shop, including delicious artisanal bites to eat! 100% of Grand Bazaar NYC's profits are donated to four local public school, benefiting over 4,000 children. Come shop with us! Admission is free.

Drop in Tech Support - 92Y
May 06, 2018 - Upper East Side

Meet in the Parenting Center lounge. Bring your device and get your questions answered by two savvy teen Parenting Center alums.

Gerda Lissner Foundation 2018 International Vocal Competition Winners Concert - Carnegie Hall
May 06, 2018 - New York

SUNDAY SAZERACS & SIGNING AT BONNIE SLOTNICK COOKBOOKS: Book Signing and Cocktails with Author of “Lift Your Spirits” Liz Williams - Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks
May 06, 2018 - New York

New York City’s eponymous cookbook store, Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks, has hosted an array of top-tier culinary and cocktail writers since opening in 1997. On Sunday, May 6, 2018, the specialty shop will host Elizabeth “Liz” Williams, author of Lift Your Spirits: A Celebratory History of Cocktail Culture in New Orleans. In Lift Your Spirts, Williams, Founder and Director of the National Food and Beverage Foundation (NatFAB) which includes New Orleans’ famed Museum of the American Cocktail (MOTAC), along with award-winning bartender Chris McMillian, delve into the traditions, myths and personalities that have made the Crescent City a renowned destination for imbibing tourists and a mecca for mixologists. One-part history, one-part folklore and one-part recipe book, plus a foreword by James Beard Award winner Dale DeGroff, Lift Your Spirits is a must-read for cocktail enthusiasts and history buffs alike. From 2PM – 4PM that day, Sunday Funday will take on a whole new meaning with a special meet & greet, book signing and samplings of Williams’ homemade Sazerac – Louisiana’s official state cocktail with origins in pre-Civil War New Orleans (must be over 21 for cocktails). ... (read more)

zine fest (dot) edu - Books Are Magic
May 06, 2018 - Brooklyn

Celebrate National Teacher's Day with stories from the field! We are collecting submissions from teachers/ teacher-librarians/ writers/ educators/ zinesters on the topics of: -Teaching While/When/During... E.g.: Teaching During a Break-Up, Teaching While Genderqueer, Teaching in the Trump Era -Schoolin' Life... E.g.: Self Care for the Selfless Educator, Weekend-ing, Short Summer Stories, Daily Rituals -Talking to Kids About... E.g.: Talking to Kids About Racism, Talking to Kids About Consent, Talking to Kids About Sex Ed -Notes from the Field... E.g.: Improbable Tales from the Classroom, Marginalia, Found Notes, Paper Trails

Open Studio for Families - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
May 06, 2018 - New York

For families with children ages 3 and up. Explore the themes and materials seen in the works on view at our drop-in studio art-making program.

Beautyrest Presents: Max Richter's SLEEP - Spring Studios
Through May 06, 2018 - New York

Beautyrest Presents: Max Richter’s SLEEP is coming to NYC! SLEEP is an 8-hour musical composition developed in tandem with a neuroscientist from renowned British-German composer Max Richter. The live experience, which made its North American debut back in March, will be coming to NYC in May and traditional concert seating will be replaced with Beautyrest mattresses to provide attendees the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in the eight-hour concert. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the restorative powers at work while asleep.

Frieze New York 2018 - Randall's Island Park
Through May 06, 2018 - New York

The Dance Center Shows 2018 - Mark Morris Dance Center
Through May 06, 2018 - Brooklyn

The Mark Morris Dance Group will present a two week, ten performance engagement with two different programs in the intimate James and Martha Duffy Performance Space. Lou 100: In Honor of the Divine Mr. Harrison Created in celebration of Lou Harrison's centennial, an evening of works all performed to the music of the late Lou Harrison, Morris' friend and collaborator and featuring the New York premiere of Numerator. Solos, Duets, and Trios first presented in 2006, but now with a new line-up brings some of Morris' marvelous smaller works together in one evening. Featured is the world premiere of Little Britten performed to Benjamin Britten's Five Waltzes and Twelve Variations for Piano.

Sancho: An Act of Remembrance - National Black Theater
Through May 06, 2018 - New York

conceived, written and performed by Patterson Joseph co -directed by Patterson Joseph & Simon Godwin He was born on a slave ship but never a slave, was immortalized by the great English painter Thomas Gainsborough, and in 1774 became the first British-African to cast a vote. In this endlessly revealing, often funny one-man show, celebrated Royal Shakespeare Company actor Paterson Joseph (Julius Caesar, 2013 Winter/Spring; HBO's The Leftovers) inhabits the curious, daringly determined life of Charles "Sancho" Ignatius—composer, social satirist, general man of refinement—while casting new light on the often misunderstood narratives of African-British experience.

The Makeup Show NYC - Metropolitan Pavilion
Through May 07, 2018 - New York

Join us in the center of beauty and fashion for The Makeup Show New York, the largest pro makeup event in the United States! The Makeup Show brings beauty brands and pros from all over the world together for our greatest makeup industry event. Learn the techniques straight off the NYFW runways, mingle with talented artists, and shop your favorite pro brands. Build a better kit, learn new tips for your career, meet makeup legends and experience the industry event that brings artists from all over the world at all levels of their career together in eight cities. Makeup artists, retails artists, aestheticians, cosmetologists, hairstylists, freelance artists, fashion stylists, buyers, agents, photographers, models, costume and theater designers, face and body painters, etc. FX, Fantasy, Beauty, Body Paint, Bridal, Fashion, Avant Garde, Air Brush, AND MORE!

Heart of the Park Tour - Central Park Conservancy
Through May 07, 2018 - New York

Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides. Enjoy a great variety of the scenic, sculptural, and architectural elements the Park has to offer. Visit some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Loeb Boathouse, Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, Cherry Hill, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Details Meet: Samuel F. B. Morse statue (inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue). Tour ends at 72nd Street and Central Park West. Map of start location Terrain: A few stairs Length of Tour: approximately 90 minutes Cost: Free. Register in advance for easiest check-in! (Pre-registration not required)

TEFAF New York Spring 2018 - Park Avenue Armory
Through May 08, 2018 - New York

The second edition of TEFAF New York Spring, which launched in May 2017, will feature 90 internationally acclaimed art galleries and dealers, including 24 new participants. TEFAF New York Spring is dedicated to modern and contemporary art and design, and follows the success of TEFAF New York Fall in October and TEFAF’s renowned Maastricht edition in March. New participants this year include Gagosian, Gladstone Gallery, Marian Goodman Gallery, Maison Gerard, Matthew Marks Gallery, and more. The full list of exhibitors can be found here. A selection of TEFAF New York Spring exhibitors will showcase jewelry, African and Oceanic art, and antiquities to reflect how the art historical canon has influenced some of the greatest modern and contemporary artists. Admission is $55 for single entry, $75 for multiple entries and $25 for students. General Admission tickets will be available for purchase online at www.tefaf.com and at the door during general admission hours. Opening Night tickets will be available for purchase at www.thesocietyofmskcc.org, or by calling 212.639.7972.

Exhibition Tour—William Eggleston: Los Alamos - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 08, 2018 - New York

The exhibition presents the landmark series Los Alamos by photographer William Eggleston (American, born 1939). Completed in 1974, the work has never been shown in its entirety in New York City.

London Originals: The Jeweler’s Art in Radical Times - Mahnaz Collection at Wright
Through May 11, 2018 - New York City

Mahnaz Collection Presents A New Exhibition London Originals: The Jeweler’s Art in Radical Times New York City, April 11 – May 11, 2018 Mahnaz Collection presents a new jewelry exhibition: “London Originals: The Jeweler’s Art in Radical Times.” Featuring 150 pieces of jewelry from the 1960s and ‘70s, the exhibition opens on April 11, 2018 at Wright, 980 Madison Avenue in New York City. It showcases jewelers working in London during a period of seismic changes in the arts, architecture, technology, design, fashion, music, women’s rights and youth culture. This exhibition aims to provide new visibility in the United States for the London Originals, many of whom once had enthusiastic collectors here. Their influential and timeless modern jewelry merits attention from new jewelry audiences as well as those interested in art and design. The jewelry in the exhibit includes the works of Andrew Grima, John Donald, George Weil, Charles de Temple, Gerda Flockinger, Tom Scott, Kutchinsky, Barbara Cartlidge, David Thomas, Wendy Ramshaw, and David Watkins. Their work was furthered by the vision and support of forward looking curators, museums, gallerists and writers, including, notably, G... (read more)

Divine Feminine: New Masterpieces from Nepal - Tibet House US
Through May 11, 2018 - New York

This exhibition presents new work from the Dharmapala Thangka Center in Nepal. It celebrates the significant and specific roles of female icons in the liberation and enlightenment of sentient beings. In Tibetan Buddhism, a female Buddha is considered to be the mother of all Buddhas and sentient beings. In Tantrism, female buddhas are important aspects of the enlightenment practice known as Atti yoga (maha yoga). In Tibetan art, these female icons and figures are depicted as buddhas, bodhisattvas, historical figures such as lineage founders, and also yidams and dharma protectors in peaceful, semi-wrathful or wrathful forms. This is the second showing of works from the Dharmapala Center at the Tibet House US Gallery. Master artist Karsang Lama from the Dharmapala Center is a national treasure in Nepal and a world renowned painter of traditional tangkas. His work appears in monasteries and museums in Asia, Europe and the United States. The Dharmapala Thangka Center promotes the Himalayan Buddhist art and tradition, and is affiliated with a monastic tradition of the northern Buddhist artisans of Tibet and Nepal. The Center has trained hundreds of Tangka artists over three de... (read more)

Yoshitomo Nara - Pace Gallery
Through May 12, 2018 - New York

Pace Gallery is pleased to inaugurate its second gallery in Hong Kong with an exhibition of new works by Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara. On view March 27 through May 12, 2018 in H Queen's, Yoshitomo Nara: Ceramic Works and…is the artist's fourth solo exhibition with Pace Gallery worldwide. Coinciding with Art Basel Hong Kong 2018, the exhibition includes new ceramic sculptures, paintings, and works on paper that continue the pioneering contemporary artist's innovative approach to representation and form.

Harlem Perspectives - Gallery Eight
Through May 13, 2018 - New York

FACTION Art Projects announce their second show Harlem Perspectives, an exhibition celebrating the local talent of Harlem and uptown New York. Following a hugely successful inaugural show at the newly opened Gallery 8 on Frederick Douglass Boulevard, the FACTION team return to Harlem with an eclectic mix of local artists, who live and work above Manhattan’s 110th Street.

Grunt! by Elliot Cowan - Flushing Town Hall
Through May 13, 2018 - Flushing

This solo exhibition by award-winning visual artist Elliot Cowan presents a collection of painting, drawings, sculptures, and digital illustrations that chart 10 years of an Australian living in Queens and traveling through the Complicated States of America.

Tennessee Williams: No Refuge but Writing - The Morgan Library & Museum
Through May 13, 2018 - New York

One of the greatest American playwrights of the twentieth century, Tennessee Williams (1911–1983) was a master of language and a tireless craftsman. This exhibition focuses on Williams's career during the years 1939–1957, when he authored such masterpieces as The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. The show examines his creative process and his involvement with the production of his plays, along with their reception and lasting impact. Uniting his original drafts, private diaries, and personal letters with paintings, photographs, production stills, and other objects, the exhibition tells the story of one man's struggle for self-expression and how it changed the landscape of American drama.

The Seeing Place Theater presents The Whistleblower Series - The Paradise Factory
Through May 13, 2018 - New York

The Seeing Place Theater presents The Whistleblower Series three plays in repertory: The People VS. Antigone, I Am My Own Wife, and My Name is Rachel Corrie April 21 - May 13, 2018 at The Paradise Factory The Seeing Place Theater presents The Whistleblower Series, three plays in rep: The People VS. Antigone, I Am My Own Wife, and My Name is Rachel Corrie from April 21 - May 13, 2018 at the Paradise Factory, 64 E. 4th Street, NYC. Tickets to each show are $20 general admission ($30 Premium Seating, $10 5@50%) and are available at http://www.TheSeeingPlace.com, including discounted ticket packages to all three plays for $45. The Seeing Theater's eighth Season has focused on bringing together stories that challenge the ways in which we relate to our fellow man. The season concludes with a triple-header: THE PEOPLE VS ANTIGONE, a world premiere adaptation by Brandon Walker, running in rep with two searing one-person shows: I AM MY OWN WIFE, the Tony Award winning play by Doug Wright and MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE by Katharine Viner and Alan Rickman from the writings of Rachel Corrie. Each play in the Whistleblower Series explores the female protagonist as anti-hero. Each h... (read more)

American Life: Historic Rooms and Decorative Arts - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 16, 2018 - New York

This voyage through the history of American domestic interiors uses architectural elements, furnishings, silver, glass, and other decorative and utilitarian objects to tell fascinating stories of American life, from the seventeenth through the early twentieth century. Many of the newly renovated period rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art interactive computer touch screens, which explore the social and historical context of the rooms and catalogue information about their furnishings. The Henry R. Luce Center for the Study of American Art displays additional examples of American art.

American Art in French - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 17, 2018 - New York

This tour provides an overview of the comprehensive collections of The American Wing and may include paintings, sculpture, furniture, period rooms, and decorative arts, as well as architectural spaces. Periods covered are from Colonial America to the early twentieth-century Frank Lloyd Wright Room, and will emphasize the newly reopened Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts. The American Wing has outstanding examples of furniture by John Townsend, Duncan Phyfe, and Charles-Honoré Lannuier; paintings by John Singleton Copley, Thomas Cole, Winslow Homer, and John Singer Sargent; and sculptures by Augustus Saint-Gaudens.

Maya Ciarrcchi: Site Sorel - Kinescope Gallery
Through May 18, 2018 - New Yorl

Kinescope.Gallery in collaboration with Fillmore Projects is pleased to announce the opening on Friday, April 20th, of Site: Sorel, the second solo exhibition by New York City based artist Maya Ciarrocchi. The exhibition is comprised of video, prints, 3D models and hand- drafted architectural drawings on the gallery walls. Site: Sorel is a meditation on the real and imaginary spaces left behind by the dead. In this work, Ciarrocchi conjures an image of Barbara Sorel, an author and fixture of the 1990’s lesbian bar scene in New York City. Sorel, as she was called by her friends, sold drugs to support her writing and was tragically murdered in her East Village apartment in 1999. Some of her writing remains and an obituary appeared in the Village Voice following her murder. Apart from this and the memories of friends, she is largely forgotten by history. Combining these memories with Ciarrocchi's own, and by utilizing text from Sorel's self-published book Sorel in Love, the exhibition merges language with image to reveal where the two women's experiences intersect and collide. As part of the exhibition there will be a performance event on Friday, May 11th from 6-8pm, comprise... (read more)

Gabe Langholtz - BravinLee Programs
Through May 19, 2018 - New York

Rebel Spirits: Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr - New York Historical Society
Through May 20, 2018 - Upper West Side

On the surface, Robert F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. were born worlds apart?culturally, geographically, racially, financially, and politically. But by the time they were killed within two months of each other in 1968, their worlds had come together. Images taken by some of the most renowned photojournalists of the era?alongside original correspondence, publications, and ephemera?illustrate the overlapping trajectory of their lives, exploring their deepening tie as well as how their interests expanded beyond civil rights and organized crime to encompass shared concerns for the poor and opposition to the war in Vietnam.

Jade Doskow: 'Lost Utopias' - Front Room Gallery
Through May 20, 2018 - New York

Peter Hujar: Speed of Life - The Morgan Library & Museum
Through May 20, 2018 - New York

With Speed of Life, the Morgan presents the first in-depth retrospective of the New York-based photographer Peter Hujar (1934–1987). Drawn from the extensive holdings of the artist's work at the Morgan and from nine other collections, the exhibition and its catalog explore the artist's full career, from his beginnings in the mid-1950s to his central role in the East Village art scene three decades later. Hujar's sharp, serene, square-format photographs confer gravity on the object of his attention, granting it an eternal moment's pause within the rush of passing time. Hujar focused on the spark of encounter between himself and his subject, be it a goose, a lover, an underground theatrical performer, the dappled surface of the Hudson River, or the placid features of his own face. In early adulthood Hujar worked as a studio assistant to magazine professionals and spent years in Italy with two successive partners, artists Joseph Raffael and Paul Thek. His short career in fashion photography ended in 1971, when Hujar decided the hustle of magazine work "wasn't right for me." After moving into a loft above a theater at Twelfth Street and Second Avenue in 1973, Hujar pursued a boh... (read more)

30-Minute Met: Guide's Choice in Japanese - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through May 22, 2018 - New York

A tour of favorite objects; guide's choice, your treat.

Paul Resika: Geometry and the Sea - Bookstein Projects
Through May 26, 2018 - New York

Bookstein Projects is pleased to announce an exhibition of recent paintings by Paul Resika. This is the artist's ninth show with Lori Bookstein and the first with Bookstein Projects. An exhibition of related paintings from the same series will be on view at Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects from April 18 – May 20, 2018. Paul Resika (b. 1928, New York, New York) studied under Hans Hofmann as a teenager in New York and Provincetown before departing for Venice and Rome in 1950 to study the old masters. After casting aside Hofmann's abstract principles, his Italian palette turned sober and descriptive. Upon his return to the United States, Resika devoted himself increasingly to the exploration of light and color, and the synthesis of abstraction and representation. Over his eight decade-long career, Resika has exhibited at the Peridot Gallery, Graham Modern, Long Point Gallery, Provincetown, Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, Hackett-Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, and Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York. Resika splits his time between New York and Truro, Massachusetts.

Jerusalem Between Heaven and Earth - Riverspring Health
Through May 27, 2018 - New York

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce Jerusalem Between Heaven and Earth, jointly organized with the Jewish Art Salon and guest curator Ori Z. Soltes for the 2017 Jerusalem Biennale, which will be on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from January 28–May 27, 2018. A reception and talk will take place from 1:30–3 p.m. on Sunday, January 28, 2018, at the Museum, located at 5901 Palisade Avenue in the Riverdale section of The Bronx. This exhibition is free and open to the public. R.S.V.P. 718.581.1596 or art@hebrewhome.org. Photo I.D. required for entry at all times.

Vestiges & Verse: Notes from the Newfangled Epic - American Folk Art Museum
Through May 27, 2018 - New York

Vestiges & Verse: Notes from the Newfangled Epic unites more than two hundred and fifty works by twenty-one seminal and recently discovered self-taught artists, who will be introduced for the first time through the examination of the idiosyncratic structures of their lifelong, intricate narratives—notably, their sequential and developing aspects. Rare manuscripts, series of drawings, illustrated notebooks with coded texts, expanding cartography, journals, and multi-part collages will provide an art historical and pluridisciplinary perspective on the mechanisms behind visual storytelling.

Before the Fall: German and Austrian Art of the 1930s - Neue Galerie New York
Through May 28, 2018 - New York

On March 8, 2018, Neue Galerie New York will present "Before the Fall: German and Austrian Art of the 1930s," an exhibition devoted to the development of the arts in Germany and Austria during a decade marked by economic crisis, political disintegration, and social chaos. The Neue Galerie is the sole venue for the show, which will be on view through May 28, 2018.? The exhibition is organized by Dr. Olaf Peters, University Professor at Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, and serves as the third show in a trilogy of exhibitions curated by Peters that focus on German history. The first of these three shows, "Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany 1937," organized in 2014, examined the infamous traveling exhibition "Entartete Kunst" mounted by the National Socialist regime. The exhibition was an enormous popular and critical success. The second show, "Berlin Metropolis: 1918-1933" on view in 2015, explored the critical role played by the city of Berlin in the growth of modern culture. Pandiscio Green is the designer of the exhibition and catalogue for "Before the Fall," and was also responsible for the inventive installations for the previous two shows in ... (read more)

Loie Hollowell - Pace Gallery
Through May 31, 2018 - New York

Switchback Pace Gallery is pleased to present the first exhibition in Asia dedicated to the New York-based artist Loie Hollowell. On view March 27 through May 31, 2018 in Central Hong Kong's Entertainment Building, Loie Hollowell: Switchback is the artist's second exhibition with Pace Gallery worldwide, following her debut with the gallery in Palo Alto in fall 2017. The exhibition includes 9 new paintings and 9 new works on paper that continue Hollowell's investigation of bodily landscapes and sacred iconography through allusions to the human form, and women's bodies in particular. An opening reception for the artist will be held from 4pm to 7pm on Monday, March 26.

DREAM MACHINE - DREAM MACHINE
Through May 31, 2018 - Brooklyn

The Dream Machine is a self-guided journey that takes visitors through ten rooms inspired by the human sleep cycle. The pop-up brings the wonders of the dream state to life creating a one-of-a-kind playground full of interactive exercises. Participants can float through clouds and explore a galaxy all while walking through the space which is set in Brooklyn‘s Williamsburg neighborhood. The experience promises to be “the closest you’ll ever get to walking through your dreams and remembering them afterwards.” --Esiwahomi Ozemebhoya

King in New York - Museum of the City of New York
Through June 01, 2018 - Manhattan

For the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, this MCNY exhibition explores the activist's New York City ties and the importance of the City in the national civil rights movement. Among the items on view are images of King's church sermons and United Nations speeches as well as documents related to his discussions about race relations with New York City's mayor.

Explore Walks: Brooklyn Bridge and Lower Manhattan Walking Tour - Brooklyn Borough Hall
Through June 01, 2018 - Brooklyn

Let the entire city be your museum! Our guided walking tour starts in downtown Brooklyn and explores the history and evolving present of Brooklyn as we cross the world's most famous bridge. The tour continues up through Chinatown and back to Lower Manhattan, passing some of the most historic sites and diverse architecture in all of New York. Sites like Federal Hall, Wall Street, African Burial Ground, World Trade Center, and many more that might otherwise fly beneath the radar! The tour finishes steps from the 9/11 Memorial and Museum and ferries to the Statue of Liberty, perfect for continuing your trip!

Arts of the Islamic World in French - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through June 11, 2018 - New York

A tour of the New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia explores the Metropolitan Museum's collection of Islamic art, a collection that is one of the finest and most comprehensive in the world. Fifteen galleries grouped by geographic region trace the course of Islamic civilization from Spain in the West to India in the East. The tour draws on this collection to explore the rich artistic traditions of the Islamic world and the distinct cultures within its fold.

30-Minute Met: Guide's Choice in Spanish - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through June 11, 2018 - New York

Symphonie Fantastique - HERE
Through June 17, 2018 - New York

Twenty years ago in 1998, Basil Twist debuted his boundary-breaking response to Berlioz's 1830 "Symphonie Fantastique" to universal acclaim, inaugurating HERE's intimate Dorothy B. Williams Theatre. In the two decades since Symphonie Fantastique's premiere, Basil Twist has become an internationally recognized artist in opera, ballet, and on Broadway, and has won countless awards including the illustrious MacArthur Fellowship. Twist will revisit his legendary masterpiece as part of HERE's 25th Anniversary Season. In this revival, accompanied live by the virtuosic pianist Christopher O'Riley playing the exquisite Liszt transcription, Symphonie floats and swirls in a 1,000-gallon water tank neatly disguised as a puppet stage. For the many who never saw it, and for those who relish seeing it again and again, the return of this tour de force to HERE is the event of the season.

Wild Waterfront - SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum
Through June 20, 2018 - Brooklyn

Wild Waterfront Wednesday, 10:00 – 11:00 am Ages 2 to 4 years Brooklyn’s own waterfront offers endless ways to explore nature up close! We’ll get our hands a little dirty, have a close look at some of the plants and animals in our Brooklyn backyard, and create hands-on projects inspired by our outdoor adventures. This spring we will explore Spark’s special waterfront oyster estuary with the Billion Oyster Project. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Schedule and offerings subject to change. Register online at brooklynkids.org/spark

Tiny Tot Theater - Spark by Brooklyn Children's Museum
Through June 21, 2018 - Brooklyn

Tiny Tot Theater Thursday, 12 – 1pm Ages 2 to 4 years Join the enchanting world of puppets along with a storyteller/puppeteer from Spellbound Theater you and your child will explore creative play, movement, and puppet making. THURSDAY SCHEDULE: Ten sessions from April 19 - June 21, 2018. $333 for the spring session. Note that classes are designed as a partner class for children and caregivers. Register online at brooklynkids.org/spark

French for Little Ones’ - Spark by Brooklyn Children's Museum
Through June 22, 2018 - Brooklyn

French for Little Ones’ Friday, 10:45 – 11:45 am Ages 9 months to 36 months Immerse your little one in our language discovery class for babies and toddlers from 9 months to 3 years. Through song, theatrical play and movement children and caregivers become familiar with French vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar. FRIDAY SCHEDULE: Ten sessions from April 20 - June 22, 2018. $333 for the spring session. Note that classes are designed as a partner class for children and caregivers. Register online at brooklynkids.org/spark

QUEENIE: Selected artworks by female artists from El Museo del Barrio's collection - Hunter College East Harlem Art Gallery
Through June 23, 2018 - New York

Tania Bruguera, Margarita Cabrera, Maria Fernanda Cardoso, Melba Carillo, Marta Chilindron, Alessandra Expósito, Iliana Emilia Garcia, Dulce Gomez, Cristina Hernández Botero, Carmen Herrera, Jessica Kairé, Carmen Lomas Garza, Evelyn López de Guzmán, Anna Maria Maiolino, Ana Mendieta, Marina Núñez del Prado, Liliana Porter, Raquel Rabinovich, Scherezade, Nitza Tufiño, among others. New artwork commissions by Melissa Calderón, Alessandra Expósito, and Glendalys Medina. QUEENIE features a selection of artworks by female artists across various media from the permanent collection of El Museo del Barrio. The exhibition highlights the institution's collection with a particular focus on the female artists and QUEENIE takes its title from a sculpture by Alessandra Expósito. The exhibition brings together works which prompt a multifarious dialogue around society and gender through the artists' varying perspectives and experiences. As part of the exhibition, HEHG has invited four NYC-based artists to respond to the exhibition with a new commission that further explores the connections among the collecting process, societal change, and a gendered experience.

Dunsmore: Illustrating the American Revolutionary War - Museum of the City of New York
Through June 30, 2018 - Manhattan

Painter John Ward Dunsmore depicted realistic scenes and portraits of the American Revolution and the early days of the United States. This is a chance to see 47 of Dunsmore's works—the largest collection of its kind. For more information, visit frauncestavernmuseum.org.

Morning Hours for Members and Patrons - The Met Fifth Avenue
Through June 30, 2018 - New York

Start your day at The Met! Each month, Members and Patrons* are invited to attend private morning hours for one or more select exhibitions before the Museum is open to the public. Please present your Member or Patron card to admit you and a guest. Only the street-level entrance at 81st Street and the Parking Garage entrance will be open during this hour.

Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife - New York Historical Society
Through July 15, 2018 - Upper West Side

Feathers: Fashion and the Fight for Wildlife, an exhibition exploring the history of the ground-breaking Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918, examines the circumstances that inspired early environmentalists—many of them women and New Yorkers—to champion the protection of endangered birds. Administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Migratory Bird Act prohibited the hunting, killing, trading, and shipping of migratory birds. It also regulated the nation's commercial plume trade, which had decimated many American bird species to the point of near extinction.

Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2018 Season - The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Peter B Lewis Theater
Through July 29, 2018 - New York

Works & Process, the Performing-Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2018 Season Highlights: - Commissions by Ryan McNamara, Jodi Melnick, and Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung - Music of Golden Globe Award-winning series Mozart in the Jungle - Behind the scenes access to Carousel, Jerry Springer-The Opera,and Reasons to Be Pretty Happy - American Ballet Theatre, Jacob's Pillow, Nederlands Dans Theater, and Washington Ballet previews - Breaking Bread with Balanchine on Russian Easter with Meryl Rosofsky and New York City Ballet dancers   "An exceptional opportunity to understand something of the creative process" -The New York Times   (NEW YORK, NY - December 4, 2017) -Works & Process at the Guggenheim is pleased to announce its Spring 2018 Season. Since 1984 the performing-arts series has championed new works and offered audiences unprecedented access to leading creators and performers. Programs explore the creative process through stimulating artist discussions and riveting performance highlights. Each 70-minute program takes place in the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Peter B. Lewis Theater. Additional information is available at worksandprocess.org.   Lea... (read more)

Terry Winters Forces and Fictions - The Drawing Center
Through July 29, 2018 - Soho

A leading figure in the art world for four decades, Terry Winters became well known in the 1980s for his materially-conscious drawings and paintings. Representing the patterns and schema that undergird physical and intellectual life—French philosopher Gilles Deleuze is cited as an important reference—Winters's drawings of grids, networks, and knots illustrate complex encounters between biological drives, technological systems, and mental processes. The Drawing Center's Main Gallery will present an overview of Winters's drawings from 1980 to the present including full cycles of drawings, such as File Drawings (2009), as well as a selection of large-scale works on paper that foreground the overarching theme of Winters's practice: the desire to make sense, however fictively, of the manner in which the visible world is constructed and received. Rather than offering a comprehensive drawing retrospective, the show will be organized with an eye to morphological relationships so that, as viewers move through the gallery, they will recall and ideally return to earlier related images.

Hipkiss Bulwark - The Drawing Center
Through July 29, 2018 - Soho

Praised for their meticulously-detailed panoramic landscapes, Anglo-French artists Alpha and Chris Mason, known collectively as Hipkiss, have been collaborating for three decades on intricate drawings that interweave dystopian narratives with a personal lexicon of symbolic forms. Past works by Hipkiss chronicle fictional histories of warring clans, urban crusades, and quasi-apocalyptical societies. For Bulwark, the artists' first solo museum show in New York, Hipkiss will present the most recent cycle of drawings in their series The Towers (2015–ongoing). The drawings pull from the myriad allegorical significance of towers as symbols for transcendence, irrational ambition, and piety.

72 Hour Shootout Film Competition - Asian American Film Lab
Through August 01, 2018 - New York

JOIN THE FILM LAB! Create and Nurture Diverse & Innovative New Entertainment! Film Lab has an open Officer position and is currently accepting applications for Treasurer. The Treasurer applies for 2-3 grants a year. The position is unsalaried, however the Treasurer receives a commission from each successful grant award and works with a fabulous team doing great work to create positive social change through media entertainment! Email info@film-lab.org for more information. JOIN THE FILM LAB! Create and Nurture Diverse & Innovative New Entertainment! Film Lab is now accepting applications for the 2018 72 Hour Shootout filmmaking competition coordinator. Registration for the competition opens March 1st, 2018, and ends with a grand finale screening of the top ten films at AAIFF in NYC in the summer of 2018. The coordinator should have some filmmaking experience and must be local to NYC and generally available during May-August 2018! Email Shootout@film-lab.org for more information.

Compass Song - Times Square
Through August 03, 2018 - New York

Artists Mendi + Keith Obadike have stretched fragments of music, poetry, stories, and myths across the pedestrian plazas and surrounding blocks in all four cardinal directions, for visitors to discover whether they’re exploring the neighborhood or simply on their way to work. The result is Compass Song, a free app-based public sound artwork inspired by Times Square’s rich history as the Crossroads of the World that officially launches Wednesday, July 12th. Compass Song was commissioned by and created in residence with Times Square Arts. As you turn on the app, plug in your headphones and walk through Times Square, a voice will accompany your wanderings with poems about searching for freedom, reflections on navigating the city, and cross-cultural myths about the cardinal directions, woven through with quotes from and reworkings of Walk With Me, the African-American spiritual turned Civil Rights freedom song. The voice in Compass Song is always underscored by a drone, a unique harmony that translates the latitude and longitude data for Times Square into sound and modulates as you walk north, south, east, or west. Interspersed with this are vocal performances of the sounds of Ti... (read more)

Derrick Adams: Sanctuary - MAD Museum of Art and Design
Through August 12, 2018 - Columbus Circle

Derrick Adams is a New York–based, multidisciplinary artist working in performance, video, sound, textile- and paper-based collage, and multimedia sculpture. His practice is rooted in deconstructivist philosophies such as the fragmentation and manipulation of structure and surface, and the marriage of complex and improbable forms. Through these techniques, Adams examines the force of popular culture and the media on the perception and construction of self-image.Derrick Adams: Sanctuary is an exhibition of large-scale sculpture, and mixed-media collage and assemblage on wood panels that reimagine safe destinations for the black American traveler during the mid-twentieth century. The body of work was inspired by The Negro Motorist Green Book, an annual guidebook for black American road-trippers published by New York postal worker Victor Hugo Green from 1936 to 1966, during the Jim Crow era in America.

Being: New Photography 2018 - The Museum of Modern Art
Through August 19, 2018 - Manhattan

Every two years, MoMA's celebrated New Photography exhibition series presents urgent and compelling ideas in recent photography and photo-based art. This year's edition, Being, asks how photography can capture what it means to be human. At a time when questions about the rights, responsibilities, and dangers inherent in being represented—and in representing others—are being debated around the world, the works featured in Being call attention to assumptions about how individuals are depicted and perceived. Many challenge the conventions of photographic portraiture, or use tactics such as masking, cropping, or fragmenting to disorient the viewer. In others, snapshots or found images are taken from their original context and placed in a new one to reveal hidden stories. While some of the works might be considered straightforward representations of individuals, others do not include images of the human body at all. Together, they explore how personhood is expressed today, and offer timely perspectives on issues of privacy and exposure; the formation of communities; and gender, heritage, and psychology. Exploring new ground and the many forms that the photographic image can take, ... (read more)

Surface/Depth - Museum of Arts and Design (MAD)
Through September 09, 2018 - New York

In June of 2015, Miriam Schapiro, the pioneering feminist artist and founding member of the Pattern and Decoration movement, passed away at the age of ninety-one. Surprisingly, given her status as the elder stateswoman of the feminist art movement, the tremendous impact of her oeuvre on contemporary art has yet to be fully acknowledged or critically assessed. This exhibition seeks to redress this gap in the history of American art through an exploration of Schapiro's signature femmages, the term she coined to describe her distinctive hybrid of painting and collage inspired by women's domestic arts and crafts and the feminist critique of the hierarchy of art and craft. In examining the aesthetic and political objectives of Schapiro's femmages, this exhibition highlights the pivotal role her work and leadership played in the expansion of the art world to include historically marginalized forms of craft, decoration, and abstract patterning associated with femininity and women's work. Although she is unheralded as the source, the influence of Schapiro's subjective approach to forms of decoration can be identified today in an remarkably diverse group of artists who continue to find i... (read more)

AMNH to Open Amazon Adventure in 3D Digital March 9 - American Museum of Natural History
Through September 13, 2018 - New York

Amazon Adventure traces the extraordinary journey of 19th-century naturalist and explorer Henry Walter Bates—the most influential scientist you’ve never heard of—who provided “the beautiful proof” to Charles Darwin for his revolutionary theory of evolution by natural selection, the scientific explanation for the development of life on Earth. As a young man, Bates risked his life for science during his 11-year expedition into the Amazon rainforest. The film is a compelling detective story of peril, perseverance, and, ultimately, success, drawing audiences into his fascinating study of animal mimicry, the phenomenon in which one animal adopts the look of another. Filmed on location, Amazon Adventure plunges audiences into a wild world of breathtaking beauty and captivating animals, including an array of nature’s masters of mimicry. Painstakingly researched for three years, the film enlisted the expertise of more than 100 scientists and historical advisers. The team’s commitment to authenticity not only resulted in this rigorous re-creation, even using actual instruments and tools from the 1850s, but the writing team also incorporated many of Bates’ own words, as he was a gifted stor... (read more)

La Frontera - Museum of Arts and Design (MAD)
Through September 23, 2018 - New York

Nearly two thousand miles long, the US-Mexico border (la frontera) is the most frequently crossed international border in the world. Although predominantly depicted in the American media as a hub of drug trafficking and violence, the border—porous in nature—is also a place that allows for the exchange of ideas, wealth, and culture. Recently at the forefront of political and cultural conversation following the current US President's anti-immigration discourse and executive orders, the border has been characterized by contradictions since the nineteenth century, when the US annexed an important portion of Mexican territory. For Mexicans, Central Americans, and the United States citizens living alongside it, the border presents daily challenges that carry within them both hope and devastation. It is a complex physical, economic, cultural, social, and emotional landscape of human interaction.

The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn's Prospect Park - Prospect Park Alliance
Through September 30, 2018 - Brooklyn

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park, Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance present an exhibition that celebrates the founding vision of the Park, traces its social and historical trajectories, and examines the important role that Prospect Park has played as "Brooklyn's Backyard" for 150 years. The Brooklyn Historical Society is closed on major holidays.

Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes - New York Historical Society
Through October 08, 2018 - Upper West Side

Shoes in recent years have culturally transcended their utilitarian purpose to become an object of desire and deliberation, calling up abstract considerations—like the freighted meanings of femininity, power, domination, and aspiration—for both women and men alike. Walk This Way: Footwear from the Stuart Weitzman Collection of Historic Shoes highlights examples from the shoe designer's extensive private collection, assembled over three decades. The exhibition considers the story of the shoe from the perspectives of collection, consumption, presentation, and production with more than 100 pairs of shoes on view. The exhibition will explore larger trends in American economic history, from industrialization to the rise of consumer culture, with a focus on women's contributions as makers, designers, and entrepreneurs. Coordinated by Valerie Paley, vice president, chief historian, and director of the Center for Women's History, with Edward Maeder, consulting curator, and Jeanne Gardner Gutierrez, curatorial coordinator.

Susan York Foundation - The Drawing Center
Through October 18, 2018 - Soho

For the second long-term installation presented in The Drawing Center's Lab Corridor, Santa Fe-based artist Susan York will create a site-specific installation that references the internal structure of the museum's 35 Wooster Street building. Using graphite as a sculptural rather than a two-dimensional medium, York will create replicas of parts of the museum's foundation: eroded concrete piers that protrude above the museum's ground floor. York's long-term installation will initiate an expanded field of activity at The Drawing Center, pointing to new opportunities for exploring drawing as an interactive and socially-minded practice. Additionally, by bringing attention to The Drawing Center's building, York's installation will generate opportunities for discussion about the importance of museums continuing as public spaces with permanent, physical presence

Epic New York Beer Tour - Bars, Taprooms, Breweries - Empire State Building
Through December 22, 2018 - New York

The Beer Adventures app offers 150+ highly curated tours in 75 cities around the globe. Currently in 25 US cities, we take you to all of the best bars, taprooms and breweries in town giving you a day out to remember on your own terms. For this 'Epic New York Beer Tour' we invite you to join us in NYC as we hit up to 10 venues across Manhattan and Brooklyn in one day. This is one of our favourite Beer Adventures and it's done best by a combination of walking, subway and whatever else mode of transport is for you! Starting by the Empire State Building you'll pass loads of famous landmarks, go over and under the East River, hit both villages (Greenwich and East) and of course visit all the very best beer bars NYC has to offer. Come thirsty, hungry and ready to make a day of it! HOW IT WORKS: Search for 'Beer Adventures' in the Apple appstore or Google Play and download for free. You can then select the city and tours you want in-app. The Beer Adventures app acts as a magical mystery tour directing beer fans around a city at the touch of a few buttons. Available on iOS and Android, we offer highly curated, built in itineraries in most major cities. STARTING O... (read more)

Models and Bottles Fridays ... Free on the A.C. Pass Guest List - Show
Through December 29, 2018 - New York City

Models and Bottles Fridays Text keyword SHOWNYC to 83361 for Instant RSVP and chance to win a VIP Party (FREE Admission, Bottle & More!) SHOW. NYC Nightclubs. 135 West 41st Street. Times Square. 10 pm-???(Broadway and 6th Ave) A.C. Pass List invites you to "The Original" Models and Bottles Fridays at NYCs newest premier hotspot, Show NYC! This will be the biggest Friday Night party NYC has ever seen. Top DJs, aerialists, dancers, expert mixologists, bottle service served by our #Showgirls, a true VIP experience, a sexy crowd, all in a spectacular new venue. Ask about our specials, VIP packages and Group/ Birthday specials.. World reknown DJs play open format, house music, old skool, top 40, mash-ups and more. Everyone receives complimentary admission on the “A.C. Pass List” (ladies til 12am, Gents til 12am). Ask me about special birthday (& group) packages. Call me direct @ 917.653.0768 for Table Service and more details. 21+ID. To expedite entry, get on the "A.C. Pass Guest List" please e-mail me directly, crisac@mac.com. Doors and list opens at 10 pm & all list closes at 2 am. All admission is at the discretion of the doorman. Dress fashionable please. Dress code: Ladie... (read more)

NYC Scavenger Hunt - Central Park
Through December 30, 2018 - New York

Join Big City Hunt on an Epic Scavenger Hunt Tour of Central Park. This scavenger hunt is great for kids, families, and friends. You'll learn a ton about your city and Central Park! New York's Central Park stretches across 843 acres of land. It is larger than independent city-states Monaco and Vatican City combined. Bethesda Fountain, Belvedere Castle, and The Dakota are just a few of the landmarks you’ll discover on this exciting two-hour hunt. Explore Central Park's rich history through this fun and engaging hunt through this iconic park using your smartphone. Check out this page for more information: https://www.scavengerhunt.com/locations/central_park_nyc_scavenger_hunt.html

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