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check listing at Theater for the New City, $18, $12 for children 12 and under
Suitable for all ages, an original musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale written by Robert Sickinger and Alaric Jans, with a cast of 35, including Broadway star Luba Mason* (Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, How to Succeed, Sunset Blvd.), Cabaret luminary Karen Kohler* (Das Cabaret, Vienna to... (continued)
8pm to 10pm at The Steve and Marie Sgouros Theatre, $20
Underneath a veneer of charming, old-fashioned graces exists a being of pure, unmitigated evil. Beloved by all who know her, can a small child have the capacity to kill, and can her mother live with the consequences?
check listing at Soho20 Gallery, Free!
In both content and form, Mann navigates the contours of physical domestic space, mediating between the formalistic and allegorical nature of house and home. Tilda Mann�s distinct compositional decisions offer structural cohesion with emotive resonance. Geometric play on the painted surface is... (continued)
check listing at Soho20 Gallery, Free!
Affinities, an exhibition of recent watercolor portraits by Cathy Cohen, illustrates an intimate collaboration between artist and sitter. Cohen relishes in the timeless delight that is the now ubiquitous ability to document our lives, and the lives of those closest to us. This body of work is also... (continued)
check listing at Churner and Churner, Free
Churner and Churner is pleased to present �Mutual Immanence,� an exhibition of new paintings by Lisi Raskin. Ranging in size from 4 feet to 2 inches � some small enough to fit in the palm of one�s hand � these paintings reconstitute fragments of material, line, and shape that have been... (continued)
check listing at HERE, $18
New York, NY � For its much-anticipated 12th annual season, the Downtown Urban Theater Festival (DUTF) will again take residency at HERE�s Mainstage in New York City, April 2 to 19, 2014, with three weeks of new groundbreaking theatre. DUTF has been in the forefront of creating new... (continued)
check listing at Alwan for the Arts, $140 (8 weeks), $80 (4 weeks)
The Alwan Music Studies Program instructs students of all levels in Arabic music theory (maqam [modals], rhythms & micro-tones) and classical and folk repertoires with some of New York's most renowned Arab Musicians and Vocalists and also members of Alwan's own Arab Music Ensemble. This session... (continued)
4pm-4am at HENRIETTA HUDSON, free before 9pm/$10 after
4pm-4am, free before 9pm/$10 after (half-price with tweet or share), 438 Hudson Street (at Morton St), henriettahudson .com. Two-for-one happy hour 4-7pm, free shots for the first 100 guests after 9pm. This is how they do it NYC style at the legendary Henrietta Hudson for the busiest night of the... (continued)
check listing at Pratt Manhattan Gallery, Free
This exhibition celebrates groundbreaking work of 10 contemporary New York-based black fashion designers, both established and up-and-coming. Includes fashion designers: Jeffrey Banks, Samantha Black, Stephen Burrows, Donna Dove, Epperson, Michael Jerome Francis, Byron Lars, Tracy Reese,... (continued)
check listing at Soho20 Gallery, Free!
Some views of nature are simply so powerful and sculpturally rich as to resist conversion into the illusionistic. They require gestures equally large and physical to reproduce, not the actual scene, but your encounter of the scene. Fire and Ice, takes Anne Elliott into three-dimensional and... (continued)
8:15pm at Brookfield Place, FREE
TFF's outdoor screening series features the following films for this year's Tribeca Drive-In. The free evening of cinema under the stars is open to the public, and seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open and programs begin at 6 p.m., with screenings starting at dusk ... (continued)
RICHARD ROSENFELD & ROBERT W RICHARDS: Two survivors of the erotic magazine era will show work never seen since its publication in the 70's - 80's - 90' s.
8pm at Abrons Arts Center, $18.00
LIVE BAND ON STAGE! DANCING GIRLS! MAYHEM AND DESTRUCTION! DRINKS! ALL IN�UBU SINGS UBU! Ubu Sings Ubu is a theatrical mash up of Alfred Jarry�s absurdist satire Ubu Roi and the art punk songs of the cult experimental band Pere Ubu. Starring Tony Torn* and Julie Atlas Muz as Pa and Ma... (continued)
check listing at Central Park, 45
ChEckiT!Dance is now accepting applications to the Fourth Annual ChEck Us OuT Dance Festival: A Celebration of Female Choreographers, an eco-friendly evening of dance celebrating female choreographers, to be held in Central Park. The deadline to apply is Friday, May 9, 2014 and the application... (continued)
check listing at Times Square Digital Signs, Free
The Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts have partnered with Tribeca Film Institute� (TFI) for the second time to present April�s Midnight Moment. This month�s film, Local/Express, is made by some of the 20 participants in this year�s Tribeca Film Fellows�... (continued)
check listing at Hancock "Found" Space, $10 Cash Only, Complimentary Wine Provided
Julliard, Rutgers, and Boston University graduates put on a production of Hamlet like you've never seen before: in a Bushwick backyard. Using fire escapes, empty lots, secret windows, and our own creativity we create a theatrical experience that is both fun and accessible. We believe theater should... (continued)
check listing at The Cathedral of St. John The Divine, Free and Open to the Public
The Cathedral of St. John the Divine, the Cathedral of the Episcopal Diocese of New York, announces their service schedule for Holy Week, April 13 � April 20: April 13 - Palm Sunday, April 14 and April 16 - Holy Monday and Holy Wednesday, April 15 - Holy Tuesday, April 17 - Maundy Thursday,... (continued)
8pm at The Bell House, All Day Concert Pass: $30
6th ANNUAL BROOKLYN FOLK FESTIVAL APRIL 18-20, 2014 CONTACT: LYNETTE WILEY, 718.541.6464 ELI SMITH, 347.834.3028 At THE BELL HOUSE, 149 7th Street, BROOKLYN, NY 11215 718.643.6510 Afternoon Concert Pass: $15 Evening Concert Pass $20 All Day Concert Pass: $30 3 Day All Festival Pass: $75
11AM to 7PM at Film Biz Recycling, Free
Destination Vintage Sale! Shed those winter blues and come pick out your new spring and summer fashion necessities at our latest destination pop-up shop inside Film Biz Recycling. They have invited us to set up shop in their new "pop-up" space and we've been given full license to get... (continued)
check listing at Leslie Lohman Museum, Free
Wooster St. Window Gallery "Post-Performance Syndrome" is an installation and abbreviation of two years of performative work by Jade Yumang. In most of these performances Yumang creates elaborate environments and costumes as a way to evoke queer history and create new ones based on the... (continued)
10pm at ONE LAST SHAG, 10pm
AZUCAR! @ ONE LAST SHAG 10pm, free before 10:30pm/$5 after, 348 Franklin Ave, Brooklyn, A queer dance party on the third Saturday of every month, mixing Latin beats with hip-hop, pop, and indie. Featuring resident DJ Shomi Noise and a rotating cast of NY's best Latin DJs.... (continued)
10pm - 6am at Secret Brooklyn Warehouse, $30 - $100
On Saturday, April 19th, BangOn!NYC is transforming a 15,000 sq ft warehouse into a mythical Polynesian paradise, complete with giant monoliths, and island oasis, aerialists swinging across a jungle canopy, and a tropical bouncy castle. In celebration of Easter weekend, there will be an "adult... (continued)
10am-6pm at Penumbra Foundation, $395+$100 materials fee | Members:$355.50+$100 fee
This workshop is an introduction to the antique and flexible gum bichromate process. By making artists' watercolors light sensitive and coating the emulsions on elegant paper, students will create images reminiscent of the Photo-Secession period a once controversial viewpoint that the significance... (continued)
10:00am-6:00pm at Penumbra Foundation, $395+$100 materials fee | Members:$355.50+$100 fee
Create tangible image objects of your digital work, slides, or any image from which you can create a positive or negative transparency! In this workshop students will learn how to create ambrotypes (positives on glass), opalotypes (positives on white tin), and tintypes (positives on blackened tin)... (continued)
10am-9pm at Jacob K Javits Convention Center, $15 Adults, $5 Kids
Gear up for Earth Day by checking out the auto industry's top green technologies firsthand Toyota is offering attendees of the New York International Auto Show to test drive the Prius Plug-In and the Highlander fuel cell hydrogen vehicle (FCHV). After your ride, head to the Toyota exhibit to view... (continued)
8-9pm at The Secret Theatre, $18
Long shadows, hungry desires, sad clowns and devastating dreams. These are sparks in the devised theatre-making at the heart of THE SECRET PARIS PROJECT. The Project features an ensemble of eight clowns as they exploring the sad, queer world of Paris in the 1930s. Inspired by Brassa�'s... (continued)
11pm to 4am at littlefield, $5 before midnight, $7 after
QUEEN OF HONOR: Aye Nako; DEEJAYS: DJ Juliana Huxtable and DJ ESSEX; DANCERS: Selena Mercury and Viv sa Vie; PHOTOGRAPHY: Cristobal Guerra Naranjo; HOSTS & MCs: Sarah Jenny and Avory QuincyAgony; SPECIAL GUEST HOST: Reina Gossett; ASTROLOGICAL READINGS: James Panther ~.~.~.~.~.~ Why... (continued)
7:30pm at City Center Studios, $ 20-25
A truly magical and irresistibly funny ballet of Shakespeare's masterpiece "Touching, joyously inventive and particularly close to Shakespeare�s heart, Midsummer Night's Dream is filled with the most delightful creatures on a roller coaster of emotional depth and humor in this premiere... (continued)
1pm to 4pm at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Free
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the borough with us at the museum this Spring. Enjoy an afternoon filled with art-making activities for the family. Free for children 12 and under with parent(s) or guardian. Free admission Pre-registration online is encouraged: (continued)
12:30pm to 4:30pm at Libation, 20
Join us as we celebrate Earth Day with a scavenger hunt about sustainable people, places and things you can find in NYC. POGO Events presents The Amazing New York Scavenger Hunt � part scavenger hunt, part obstacle course and ALL NEW YORK. A series of clues leads you around the city performing... (continued)
5pm - 8pm at The Hatbox at Refinery Hotel, Free
Refinery Hotel is hosting a weekend-long art pop-up exhibition in Hatbox featuring the works of artists Chick Bills, Sean Capone, Jose Carlos Casado, Cara Enteles, Sally Egbert, Steve Miller, and more. We invite art lovers to enjoy a Moscow Mule on the night of April 17 for the opening reception,... (continued)
9am - 9pm at miLES Pop-Up Storefront, Free
Grand St. ( will be showcasing indie electronics - come by for a unique in-person discovery experience. Featured will be some of our faves from the site as well as a few products that are still only available for pre-order, so you'll be one of the first to get to see them in... (continued)
10am-5pm at Fort Greene, Free
For the first time ever, the Brooklyn Flea will be coming to Williamsburg. This weekend, the Flea will head back outdoors to its flagship site on Saturdays in Fort Greene and on Sundays, will be at its new Williamsburg waterfront location between North 6th and North 7th Streets on an undeveloped... (continued)
2pm at Nicu's Spoon Theatre, $10-$15
Redd Tale Theatre Company blasts into its fifth season with the world premiere of two original works! FRANKENSTEIN With Mary Shelley by Virginia Bartholomew, directed by Will Le Vasseur, and GABRIEL by Will Le Vasseur, directed by Lynn Kenny. FRANKENSTEIN is a tight re-telling of the original... (continued)
10pm-4am at BROOKLYN STABLE, Free on guestlist $5 without
Party animal is the livest hippest party in williamsburg right now, happening every Saturday from 10 to 4am. With dj's like sirius xm dj Wonder and female dj's turning it up, this crowd is mixed n gay friendly. Party Animal is presented by Roxy Cottontail and is her official weekly brooklyn party,... (continued)
10:30pm at Times Square Arts Center, $25 online plus 2 drink minimum
Host Sweetie and a rotating guest host from film, stage and television guide you on a live interactive game show where all walks of life - male and female- perform in drag to many improvisational, prepared and rehearsed performances. Set like a 70's game show, the audience controls the night and... (continued)
10pm-4am at The Bell House, $5-10
This is Brooklyn's largest monthly dance party for the queer masses yo! Featuring queer DJs and live performances from local and international queer music makers and shakers on the big-ass stage of the Bell House. Come do your thing on the dance floor while DJ Tikka and DJ Leah V from Boston spin... (continued)
2pm and 8pm at Westside Theater, $80
Written by Nora and Delia Ephron with a star studded rotating cast including: Rosie O'Donnell, Rita Wilson, Kristin Chenowith....An intimate collection of vignettes and monologues based on the best-selling book, as well as on the recollections of the Ephrons friends. Like the book, this funny and... (continued)
5-8pm at BUM BUM BAR, no cover
The best rumba, the nicest shots and the most beautiful women in New York. Come out and fill your Saturday night with some of the hottest beats in the city.
2pm4am at GINGERS, Free
Make some noise, Brooklyn! Its all about the vibe! Girlz, girls, bois, boys, transcome, mix, mingle and groove in Brooklyn's landmark gay establishment. Local flavor and legendary Bloody Marys and martinis. Happy hour 2-8pm featuring 2-for-1 domestic beers, well drinks served by Hot Shane and our... (continued)
10pm-4am at M LOUNGE BY MEGU, $5 before 11pm/$10 after
10pm-4am, $5 before 11pm/$10 after, 62 Thomas St (btw West Broadway and Church St), Feb 22, Mar 15, Apr 19 New York’s sexiest girl party is back monthly at M Lounge by Megu! Guest DJs and sexy dancers. Get your free signature gnnyc shots. Drink specials and VIP bottle... (continued)

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