Events & Happenings in New York City!
Monday, March 30, 2015
10am at The New York Botanical Garden, $28
Elaborate and kaleidoscopic displays throughout the galleries of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory explode with orchids in an amazing array of colors, shapes, sizes and textures. Thru Apr 19.
varied at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, free
Inspired by the creative and activist responses to the censorship of Robert Mapplethorpe’s art in the ‘80s and ‘90s (and the more recent withdrawal of David Wojnarowicz’s A Fire in My Belly from the National Portrait Gallery), this exhibition explores how sexuality has been, and continues to be,... (continued)
7pm at Theater at St. Luke's Church, $40-$70
Don’t miss Anthony J. Wilkinson's fabulous sequel to “My Big Gay Italian Wedding”—it’s even more entertaining! Thru Mar 30.
10:30am at Museum of Modern Art, $25 adults/$18 seniors/$14 students
See the work of 17 diverse artists who are contemporary but refuse to be defined by our time; their paintings reflect the concept of “atemporality”. Thru Apr 5.
8pm at The Gym at Judson, $18
Leave Me Green is a probing and intimate look at the bonds of family, set in NYC. A lesbian woman and her straight teenage son deal with their grief in the wake of her partner’s death. The play illuminates the struggle of surviving members of families broken by loss, exploring how they are... (continued)
11am at Rogue Space Chelsea, free
Representing 30 emerging and established artists from the Tibetan Plateau and around the world, Transcending Tibet is a landmark exhibit of newly commissioned work.
Mining the visual and material history of both Tibet and the modern world – reappropriating iconography, playing boldly with... (continued)
6:30pm at Penumbra Foundation|Center for Alternative Photo, $750+$100 materials fee
Wet plate collodion was the leading method of photography during the 1850’s and 1860’s. This six-week course is designed for students who want to learn the techniques behind the wet plate collodion process, as well as those who strive to develop a body of work in this unique process. The wet plate... (continued)
5pm at Ginger's, free
Best buy happy hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5pm-8pm daily. Barkeep Perry serves a daily Jagermeister special $3.50, Ginger's draft $5. Unwind, quench your thirst and wash down those Monday blues! Pool table, flat screens wi-fi, digital jukebox, back garden open.
check listing at Penumbra Foundation, $750.00
Lisa's Cabin Paw Paw, WV
Join instructor Lisa Elmaleh takes on West Virginia and brings wet plate to the field! Learn the wet plate collodion process while getting back to nature. In this workshop, Lisa will teach students how to create glass negatives, tintypes and ambrotypes in camera. Students... (continued)
7pm at Mandarin Oriental, $175
DOING ART TOGETHER HONORS
AND MICHAEL MARRALE
Doing Art Together Holds Milestone 30th Annual Benefit In
New York City On Monday, March 30, 2015
New York, NY (March 4, 2015) – The 30th Annual Doing Art Together Benefit – emceed by Emmy award winning NBC 4 NY traffic reporter... (continued)
4pm at AOA Bar and Grill, free
Come get your disco groove on at the hottest new spot in town! Don't miss Happy Hour from 4pm to 7pm with $4 drafts, $1 oysters, 50% off well drinks and much more!
10pm at Metropolitan, free
DJs David John Sokolowski and Econ spin house, new wave and disco. Shows at midnight: Performance art, drag, live music and slam poetry. Photos by TheThinkTheater: Queer Photography. Pietro and Daniel are your bartenders.
4pm at Cubbyhole, free
Hang with the regulars—in fact, become a regular! $4 drink specials from 7pm-midnight plus happy hour until 7pm with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer.
5pm at Henrietta Hudson, free
Come celebrate the history and queer-friendly energy of Greenwich Village, the birthplace of the gay rights movement, by mixing the LGBTQ community with our hipster locals for a friendly fusion of LGBTQ and their pals. Pool sharks take heed, as the pool table in the main room is free all night... (continued)
8pm at Highline Ballroom, $22-$40
Our fave all-female tribute band performs Zep’s Knebworth Festival concert (1979), in its entirety—and it will be absolutely amazing.
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
Happy Hour: 5-7pm, $3 Taps 10pm-2am
NYC's #1 lesbian bar and #1 dance party. Henrietta Hudson is completely renovated: higher ceilings,...
Happy Hour 3-8pm, 2-for-1 well drinks
Metropolitan is Williamsburg's only 7-days-a-week gay and lesbian bar. This hip, fun neighborhood...
Happy Hour 3-9pm including 2-for-1 domestic beer and well drinks
Friendly, laid back, East Village queer bar with a speakeasy feel. Always holds a wonderful mixed...