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Friday, August 22, 2014
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12pm - 7pm at Red Bull Studios New York, Free
From June to September Red Bull Studios New York opens its doors for a solo exhibition by American artist Peter Coffin, LIVING. Comprising several works commissioned for the occasion of the exhibition, this new articulation of Coffin�s longstanding interest in the relationship between the life... (continued)
check listing at Ballet Academy East, Free
Ballet Academy East is proud to announce that Wendy Whelan will join the Pre-Professional Division Faculty. Ms. Whalen's tenure will begin with Ballet Academy East�s Summer Intensive from August 18-29 and will continue through the school year, which begins on September 16, 2014. Ms. Whalen will... (continued)
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)
11am-7pm at Red Bull Studios New York, Free
From June to September Red Bull Studios New York opens its doors for a solo exhibition by American artist Peter Coffin, LIVING. Comprising several works commissioned for the occasion of the exhibition, this new articulation of Coffin�s longstanding interest in the relationship between the life... (continued)
10pm-4am at copacabana nightclub, Everyone free before 12am
Get ready to be in the center of it all. Friday nights at the world famous Copacabana nightclub are sensational. Located near New York's Times Square. Enjoy 3 floors of NYC's best music. Party with this sexy and fashionable crowd into early morning hours. Ladies arriving before midnight receive a... (continued)
check listing at Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbain Art, FREE
Permanency features artwork recently accessioned by the Museum which is currently comprised of approximately 1,300 pieces.This exhibit will feature work from the mid-20th century to 2013 artists including James Bidgood, Dyke Action Machine (DAM), Nan Goldin, Red Grooms, Harmony Hammond, Robert... (continued)
check listing at The Gym at Judson Memorial Church, $18
Ryan is a quiet young man who has a good job, a steady girlfriend, and a nice, normal life in Oklahoma � that is, until Ginger arrives. With Ginger come memories of a wanton and wildly creative boy Ryan thought he had buried ten years ago. But can anyone kill the part of themselves that is most... (continued)
check listing at Bryant Park, FREE
A king and his friends swear an oath to renounce women for three years while studying together. But scholarship and brotherhood take an interesting turn with the arrival of four lovely ladies. The boys go in disguise to woo, but the gals have the upper hand. Don�t they always?
check listing at Pioneer Works, Center for Art and Innovation, Free!
From 3 - 8 PM, 8-Ball Zines and Chances with Wolves will host 8-Ball Music Fair in conjunction with the opening of Kenan Juska's "Daily Operation." The fair will feature music merch, as well as DJ sets by Queen Majesty, Edan (The Deejay) and Chances with Wolves. After party to follow.
check listing at Ars Nova Theater, $15
Created & Performed by Frankie J. Alvarez (HBO�s Looking), Nick Choksi (Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812), Damon Daunno (Brief Encounter), Gabriel Ebert (Casa Valentina, Matilda), Brendan Spieth & Elvy Yost They�re back! Those Lost Boys will reunite at Ars Nova this... (continued)
check listing at Abington House, Free
Each Wednesday there will be different food trucks, live art and live music in the courtyard of the Abington House as part of their Art Park Series!
check listing at Agora Gallery, free
The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition is always an event worth bookmarking in your calendar. Full of interest, variety and energy, the show presents the work of the artists who have been selected by the independent juror, Mr. Carlo McCormick, one of New York�s noted culture... (continued)
8pm 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)
9pm-4am at The Stonewall Inn, no cover
A wonderful Friday night queer dance party every Friday except the last Friday of the month, with no cover, no attitude and a great place to meet new friends or a date.
check listing at Theatre 80, 18 - 24
Why don't we ever hear songs about moms not actually liking their kids? This romp through motherhood on Manhattan's Upper East Side spans 17 years: "Music For Gifted and Talented Babies" to bra straps and Bellinis. Strap on your stilettos �cause this is war! Part of The New... (continued)
check listing at The COW, $18
Slam Up is an innovative mix of comedy, poetry, and improv. It's TMI time with Cali and Emily! Prepare for a musical ride through the many shades of love -- requited, unrequited, gay, straight, queer, or, well, just...creative. WARNING: Contains wonderfully, hilariously, poignantly adult material.
check listing at Teatro SEA at the Clemente, $18
The world premiere of a new American play at the FringeNYC festival. Jane Jim�nez, daughter of a Mexican-American father and Jewish mother, is about to have her quincea�era. But how can she "transition into womanhood" when she doesn't feel like a woman? How will her parents... (continued)
4:00 pm at Flamboyan Theater at The Clemente Soto Cultural Ce, $18
A new play by Kate Ballen, inspired by the true story of undocumented immigrant NYC high school students. Inspired by true stories, NO ONE ASKED ME delves into the turbulent world of �undocumented� students. Each year over 65,000 students without legal immigration papers graduate from high... (continued)
7:30pm at Hostos Center for Arts and Culture, $ 25-45
One of the oldest ballets still regularly performed, La Fille Mal Gard'e (The Wayward Daughter) is a blissful evocation of rural living in a comedy depicting feelings of innocence and eternal spring. The dimwitted, umbrella-obsessed Alain will entertain you, while the sweet, innocent love of Lisa... (continued)
6pm to 11pm at Ella Lounge, $5 online, $10 at the door
Contributing to the EDM craze that is capturing the radio waves, Glorious gives her own spin on the electronic music movement. Using improv and her full drum set to remix in the moment and injecting her powerhouse vocals throughout the show, Glorious will deliver an incredibly high-octane beat... (continued)
9:00 pm-12:00 am at Resorts World Casino New York City, $25
Join DJ Marley Marl, DJ Vernon, Video Music Box�s Ralph McDaniels and Ray DeJon as they host the biggest dance party of the summer. Get ready to dance to all of your favorite Hip Hop, R&B and Top 40 hits all night long. All ticket proceeds will benefit the Jamaica YMCA and the Boys &... (continued)
Time TBA at THE DEN, Time and cover TBA
Every fourth Friday of the month, ladies take over New Jersey's long-running gay nightclub for dancing and debauchery. DJ Maria is on the decks.
4pm4am at CUBBY HOLE, Free
Cubby Hole is the place to start out your favorite day of the week. With $4 vodka pink lemonades, this deal will make you thank goodness its Friday.
10pm4am at BUM BUM BAR, $10
Always a show and a different theme party. Come socialize with Queens loveliest and enjoy the difference.June 3 "Viernes Social with Pride in Queens," featuring DJ Boli at his best. Jun 10 Come to the Puerto Rican Pride Celebration, featuring $5 Rum & Cokes and Margaritas and $3 Guaro.
10pm at The Stonewall Inn, $5
Shake a tail feather every last Friday of the month with Girlnation NYC at the Stonewall Inn. Your hostess Hana keeps the party going with rotating DJs and hot ladies.
2 pm at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Free with museum admission
Join Vivien Greene, Senior Curator, 19th- and Early 20th-Century Art, on a focused tour of Italian Futurism 1909-1944: Reconstructing the Universe. Free with museum admission and no advanced registration required. All tours begin at 2 pm and meet at the Membership Desk.

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