Equality Travel
Events & Happenings in New York City!
Friday, April 18, 2014
Today Tomorrow Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday

Today
10pm at METROPOLITAN, free
Weekly cheap drink specials. Wade and Steven Mac are your bartenders. First Fridays: Divine Decadence with DJ's Dario Speedwagon and Mikey B. Second Fridays: Kooks! with DJ Michael Cavadias. Third Fridays: Jizz with DJ Josh Sparber. Fourth Fridays: DJ Jack Davenport. 
10pm-4am at The Monster, no cover with weekly password from Facebook page
Rotating kickass queer dance DJs every Friday! $5 Heinekens and $5 vodka sea/bay breezes (cash only). $9 frozen margaritas (the city's strongest!) upstairs. The Monster is cash-only.
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)
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 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)
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 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 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 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)
12-6PM at PRINCE ST. PROJECT SPACE, FREE
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)
9pm at BUM BUM BAR, FREE
9pm, free, 63-14 Roosevelt Ave (under the 7 train), Queens, 516-790-2460. You need to experience "la hora loca" with us!
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)
7pm - 10pm 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)
check listing at Lexicon, FREE
FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014 ADANTE ACE PRESENTS FOREPLAY FRIDAYS HOSTED BY REVOLT TV/COVER MODEL ERIN BELLE @ LEXICON NIGHTCLUB 226 EAST 54TH ST. BET 2ND & 3RD AVE. DOORS OPEN @ 1030PM NO COVER B4 12AM WITH MANDATORY RSVP 2 FOR 1 DRINKS BEFORE 12AM $6 CIROC AND PINEAPPLE JUICE BEFORE 1... (continued)
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.
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)
7pm - 9pm at Redstar, FREE
The self proclaimed BEST FREE show in Brooklyn returns for it's April edition with another excellent line up of comedians hand picked by Danny DelColle & Dillon Stevenson. Come on out to Redstar for an excellent show, great food, cheap drinks and fun prizes. Before the show from 7pm-7:30... (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)
8PM UNTIL 2AM at AVANTI NIGHT CLUB, $10
WILD WOMEN PRESENTS SPRING FEVER DANCE HAHN GUEST BAR TENDING!! 8PM UNTIL...... WE KNOW YOU HAVE THE FEVER BY NOW, SO JOIN ANNE & KIT AT THIS FABULOUS EVENT-DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY, AND WELCOME THE LONG AWAITED SPRING ON THE DANCE FLOOR LISTENING TO THE SOUNDS OF THE 70'S, 80'S, MOTOWN,... (continued)
6:30 - 9:30 pm at Yale Club of NYC, Grand Ballroom, $40 / $20 student rate (any school with ID)
Meet 100�s of smart, professional women at the 6th annual women's mixer at the Yale Club. We will be in the Grand Ballroom (20th fl), the Club�s largest room with beautiful, neoclassical architecture, ornate ceiling and attractive city views. Enjoy an open bar of beer, wine and soda... (continued)
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.
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.
5pm at Ginger's, Free
5pm, free, 363 5th Ave (btw 5th and 6th Sts), Brooklyn, gingersbarbklyn.com. Best buy happy hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5-8pm daily. Groove your arse off to guest DJs, sassy pink pussy cat cocktails or Ginger’s draft for $5 at Brooklyn’s G-spot. Bartenders... (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)
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)
10pm at METROPOLITAN, Free
10pm, free, 559 Lorimer St (btw Metropolitan Ave and Devoe St), Brooklyn, metropolitanbarny.com. First Fridays: Divine Decadence with DJ Dario Speedwagon and Mikey B tag-teaming pop, dance, rock and classics. Second Fridays: Kooks! With DJ Michael Cavadias. Third Thursdays: Jizz with DJ Josh... (continued)
12-5pm at BROOKLYN COMMUNITY PRIDE CENTER, Free
12-5pm, free, 4 Metrotech (Willoughby St and Gold St), entrance on Willoughby St, Brooklyn, facebook.com/events/ 355258757944936. Meet other queer freelancers, students and business types. Free Wi-Fi! Free coffee (donated from local businesses, but feel free to bring your own)! Plugs in the wall... (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-midnight at The Flatiron Room, Free
NYC's sultry songstress Joanne Weaver performs with acclaimed instrumentalists Adonis Tsilimparis on guitar and Gabriel Riesco on cajon for a month-long residency at The Flatiron Room at 37 W 26th Street in Manhattan. The trio will perform American songbook standards and modern tunes at The... (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. The all-new Henrietta Hudson presents Turnt Up Friday with hot new DJ Nikki Lions? throwing it down with... (continued)

Also Check Out:
Mildly naughty sex shop
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
Happy Hour: 5-7pm
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...
Monday-Friday 8am-12am, Saturday 9am-12am, Sunday 9 am-12am
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...
Nightly gay bar
Daily, 5pm-4am
The Delancey is that rare breeda shockingly nice rock club without the velvet-rope hassle of spots...
New York City Events Calendar
April 2014
S M T W T F S
303112345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930123
< March 2014 May 2014 >
Event Key
Click on a category to view events:
Parties
Performance
Community
Art
Special Events
Editor's Pick
Friday, April 18
Saturday, April 19
Sunday, April 20
Monday, April 21
Tuesday, April 22
Wednesday, April 23
Disclaimer: GO! Magazine is not responsible for any inaccurate, unreliable, delayed or incomplete event listings on the website. Event listings contained on the site provided by any third party, including without limitation, information obtained through any link, has been supplied with as much verification as possible.
Babeland
Stop Drinking
girlbar
Live Out Loud
Spring Fling
160x300 Half Skyscraper Events