Events & Happenings in New York City!
Thursday, March 13, 2014
9:30pm-3am at STONEWALL, FREE
Sir Sabrina and Danielle Presents give you a weekly Thursday party that leaves you saying, "It's getting hot in here, I take off all my clothes!" They're joining forces for strip karaokeâ€”double trouble, double mint, double your pleasure. Fun squared. Sign up with Queen Baca and take off a layer,... (continued)
9pm at BUMÂ BUM BAR, free
9pm, free, 63-14 Roosevelt Ave (under the 7 train), Queens, 516-790-2460. Jovi-Yo hosts crazy productions.
10pmâ€“2am at BEAST, free
5B: â€œBuild a Better Beast Burger and give me my Beer!" Beastâ€™s famous 10 oz. burger, your choice of up to three toppings, and a select draft for $15. Add another B for Bargain!Â
9pm at ICON, Free
9pm, free, 31-84 33rd St, Queens. Cherry Lips Thursdays at Icon is back! Specials all night include $4 Coors Light and $3 Cherry signature lip shots! Guest DJ Polo will be playing fire house, hip hop and reggaeton beats! The sexiest dancer in NYCâ€”gorgeous Priscilla DiStasioâ€”brings the heat.... (continued)
10pm at METROPOLITAN, FREE
Enjoy half-price draft beer every week. First Thursdays: Blush and Bashful. DJ Cameron will have you moving with his fresh take on R&B, hip-hop, and 90's heavy tunes. Second Thursdays: Black Bones. DJ Damian puts the house in a trance with dark dancing! Â Third Thursdays: 9-11pm Alotta Stuff... (continued)
11amâ€“4pm at BEAST, free/$10 lunch min
Eat and meet other queer freelancers, students & business types. Separate meeting space available. Special menu with vegan and gluten free a la carte options. Strong wifi! Effective, abundant air conditioning! For more information contact one of the hosts!Â
6:00 p.m. at MTA 2nd Ave. Subway Community Information Center, Free
Subway Avenue Subway Geologist Julie Freitas will explain and answer questions regarding the origins and characteristics of the rock and soil under Second Avenue- and how they influence the construction methods used to build the subway. The event will take place at the MTA Second Avenue Subway... (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)
check listing at Theater For The New City, $15
Pat Dwyer ("Married and Counting") will play the leading role of Gen. Haywood Hansell in ï¿½Daylight Precision,ï¿½ a new play by Douglas Lackey that takes us back to World War II and into the great moral controversies involving strategic bombing. Theater for the New City will... (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)
10:30am - 7:30pm at Chelsea Market, Free
ID POP SHOP, the popular independent designer shopping experience in New York City is making a fashionable return in March with Springï¿½s latest fashion collections. Thoughtfully curated by designer-entrepreneurs Barbara Wilkinson and Raoul Calleja, ID Pop Shop is a shopping destination for... (continued)
check listing at New Ohio Theatre, $30ï¿½$35 ($15 student rush)
New Ohio Theatre in association with Purpleman Theater presents Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel's delightful and delirious comedy, not seen in New York for over 20 years.
check listing at Pratt Manhattan Gallery, Free
This exhibition celebrates groundbreaking work of 10 contemporary New
York-based black fashion designers, both established and
Includes fashion designers: Jeffrey Banks, Samantha Black, Stephen
Burrows, Donna Dove, Epperson, Michael Jerome Francis, Byron Lars,
Tracy Reese,... (continued)
check listing at INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM, Free with price of admission
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will celebrate Womenï¿½s History Month this March with a special edition of its regular Tour Guide Talks. Three different talks will be given on various days and times from Saturday, March 1, 2014 until Monday, March 31, 2014 at the Intrepid Sea, Air &... (continued)
10am - 6pm at Picture Farm Gallery, FREE!
Picture Farm Gallery presents Rowan's Sphere, a solo exhibition of the recent paintings by Chilean-Venezuelan artist Pilita Garcia, curated by Todd Stewart.
Rowanï¿½s Sphere is a paradoxical world inhabited by figures with sharp collars and dignified postures, relating wonder from a previous... (continued)
check listing at Strange Loop Gallery, free
'Summer Sang In Me' is a compilation of Katrina del Mar's intimate photographic and video portraits of lovers, ex lovers, close friends and beautiful strangers. Entwined with self-portraits and elemental landscapes, these images map out the semi-fictional road trip of her life. In no particular... (continued)
check listing at Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, Free
LEADERS IN DESIGN, CRAFT, AND ART TO LEAD EVENTS EXPLORING QUEER THREADS CRAFT EXHIBITION
On View January 17-March 16, 2014, "Queer Threads: Crafting Identity & Community" presents twenty-three US and international artists examining contemporary LGBTQ culture through thread-based... (continued)
check listing at Barrow Street Theatre, $55 (reg. $79)
ï¿½WICKEDLY FUNNY!ï¿½ -NY Times
BUYER & CELLAR
Starring Michael Urie "Ugly Betty"
Written by Jonathan Tolins
Directed by Stephen Brackett
ï¿½HIP HIP HOORAY! BUYER & CELLAR MOVING TO A LARGER THEATRE!ï¿½ -Peter Marks, Washington Post
An outrageous comedy about the oddest... (continued)
8pm to Midnight at The Paper Box, $15
The Irrepressibles (the Art-Pop orchestra created by artist /composer / vocalist / multi-instrumentalist Jamie Irrepressible) just released their sexually charged EP Nude : Viscera on Feb 14th. This is the second EP in a 3 part series. The 3rd and final EP will be released on... (continued)
6-8 pm at BLANK SPACE, Free
Art Exhibition - BLANK SPACE is pleased to present Be-longing, a duo exhibition featuring the works of Henry Chung and Kyle Meyer. In the age of the inundated images and excessive information, these two artists investigate the entangled roles of visual and psychological perception and environment... (continued)
4pm–4am at CUBBY HOLE, Free
Happy hour 4–7pm, with $3 Vodka Madras! Kick the weekend off right with a mixed crowd in this super-chill lesbian hangout.
10pm-4am at Wreck Room, FREE Y'ALL!!
FINALLY a weekly that celebrates CATS and the QUEERS that love them!
Every Thursday, nightlife team, RUDY & the JERK present Bushwick's premier cat party.
Come early and get limited edition party favors!
DJ's and drink specials all night!
Cat dress encouraged.
All breeds welcome.
9:00 at Jalopy Theater, $10
In the mid 1980's a group of musicians from the Galax, VA area formed a new band. This group The New Ballard's Branch Bogtrotters took their name, in part from the original Bogtrotters of the 1930's and also because band leader Dennis Hall lives on Ballard's Branch. Ballard's Branch was also the... (continued)
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)
5pm at GINGERâ€™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. Hostess Anna presides over the karaoke stage. Do you have what it takes? Fuzzy naval specials for $4, Gingerâ€™s draft $5.
check listing at SABANA LOUNGE, $0
SEXY AWESOME FUN LOVING LOUNGE ..JUST BE YOU AND ENJOY THE NITE AWAY!OPEN BAR FROM 10-11PM ALL LADIES!
check listing at B.B. King Blues Club,, $25-$35
ISRAMERICA's Annual Mind Blowing Purim Celebration:
An Exclusive Purim Celebration
Step into a world filled with wonder, fantasy and delight!
Join us for the biggest and wildest Purim Party in NYC!
Over 600 guests comprised of young Jewish professionals and Israeli... (continued)
1:30 pm at NJPAC in Newark, $20+
Grammy-winning violinist Hilary Hahn joins the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra for Brahmsï¿½ Violin Concerto on a program that also features Stravinskyï¿½s The Firebird Suite (1945) and Salonenï¿½s Giro March 13ï¿½16 in Newark, Princeton and Morristown. Yan Pascal Tortelier conducts. Performances... (continued)
3-7pm at Southern Hospitality, Free
Southern Hospitality Presents
Teacher Appreciation ABC Happy Hour
Best Teacher Appreciation Happy Hour in NYC!
Plus join us for Tuesday Night Trivia for a more great teacher specials
4pm-4am at HENRIETTA HUDSON, free before 9pm/$10 after (share or tweet for two-
4pm-4am, free before 9pm/$10 after (share or tweet for two-for-one entry), 438 Hudson Street (at Morton St), henriettahudson.com. Two-for-one happy hour 4-7pm. Â Dynamic Productions presents Therapy Thursdays at the all new Henrietta Hudson with Heather Lee Fazz bringing you NYCâ€™S hottest and... (continued)
The neighborhood pub for all "the peeps" 365 gay days a year. Daily happy hour specials,...
Happy Hour: 5-7pm, $3 Bud Lights 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...
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...
5pm-8pm; $2 off any drink
The Delancey is that rare breed—a shockingly nice rock club without the velvet-rope hassle of spots...