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Free Fashion Center Neighborhood Walking Tour

Fashion Center Business Improvement District

Manhattan Thu, Feb 07, 2013, 10:00 am

Learn all about what makes the Fashion District the fashion capital of the world from a licensed tour guide who has studied and practiced in the business since 1965.

JACK Quartet and Joshua Roman, cello

Le Poisson Rouge

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 6:30 pm

The JACK Quartet electrifies audiences worldwide with “explosive virtuosity” (Boston Globe) and “viscerally exciting performances” (New York Times).

Junior Engineer: Pneumatic Subway

New York Transit Museum

Brooklyn Sat, Jun 22, 2013, 1:30 pm

In 1870, inventor Alfred Beach caused a sensation when he opened his experimental subway powered by air. Learn more about his unique design and use air power to conduct experiments of your own!For ages 5+

River To River: Vanessa Anspaugh Open Studio Showing

Building 110: LMCC's Arts Center at Governors Island

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 3:00 pm

Choreographer Anspaugh's work "Reverse to Reverence" is a solo made by performers Mary Read, Lydia Okrent and Lindsay Clark, and is to be performed while her dancers perform being an audience.

River To River: New York Electronic Art Festival at Pace

Pace Downtown Theater—Schimmel Center for the Arts

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 7:30 pm

Tonight features Jg Thirlwell with the Manorexia Project, Pauline Oliveros on the V-Accordian and Susie Ibarra & Roberto Rodriguez.

John Zorn @ 60: Sacred Voices

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 7:30 pm

The maverick American composer and new-music pioneer John Zorn will premiere EARTHSPIRIT and MADRIGALS, two new works for female voices, inside James Turrell’s site-specific installation Aten Reign (2013). George Steel, General Manager and Artistic Director, New York City Opera, will moderate a discussion with Zorn.

Tori Scott: What’s Pride Got To Do With It

Joe's Pub

Manhattan Sun, Jun 23, 2013, 9:30 pm

Belter and bad decision expert Tori Scott, a Garland for the Grindr era, returns to Joe's Pub for another evening of brassy songs and slurred autobiographical stories. Celebrate gay pride with the cabaret icon whose jaw-dropping vocals and standard-dropping stories will celebrate everything those queens at Stonewall fought for.

ANT Fest: The President Plays, Part I

Ars Nova

Manhattan Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 7:00 pm

Watch our first 15 presidents die serving their country, each in a different way. From absurd to poignant, join us for a warped pseudo-history of America in this epic short play cycle that puts a macabre twist on the nation’s highest office.

When You Got It, Flaunt It: An Intimate Evening with Cady Huffman

American Opera Projects

Brooklyn Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 6:30 pm

Using a playlist of opera and music theater favorites, Tony winner Cady Huffman (The Nance, The Producers) discusses her connections to both genres in a program that features music by soprano Sequina DuBose and countertenor Ryland Angel.

Director Jack O’Brien with Nathan Lane

92nd Street Y

Manhattan Mon, Jun 24, 2013, 8:15 pm

One of Broadways’ best-loved directors, Jack O’Brien discusses his career and his new memoir "Jack Be Nimble" with Nathan Lane, whom he directs in the Tony Award-winning play, "The Nance."

How is Jack Goldstein?

The Jewish Museum

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 6:30 pm

As Jack Goldstein’s instructor at CalArts in the early 1970s, John Baldessari greatly informed the late artist’s work. Artist R. H. Quaytman continues the tradition of appropriation and mechanical reproduction. Baldessari and Quaytman share their reflections and impressions of Goldstein in this intergenerational dialogue moderated by Jens Hoffmann.

Midsummer Night Swing – Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Damrosch Park

Manhattan Tue, Jun 25, 2013, 6:30 pm

The JLCO formed when Wynton Marsalis and his septet joined forces with the surviving players of the Duke Ellington Orchestra, creating a group that knows that some jazz masterpieces are meant to be danced to. This beautiful big band will bring back the glory of ballrooms past. Dance Lesson ...